Arts and Entertainment

Nicki Minaj, Maluma, Myriam Fares release World Cup anthem

By AP News DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Hip hop star Nicki Minaj has teamed up with Colombian singer-songwriter Maluma and Lebanese singer Myriam Fares for...

Capitalizing On Controversy, 40 Kanye West Owned Items Sold At Auction

By Chris Katje, Zenger Rock ‘n’ roll memorabilia is hugely popular with fans — and often lucrative for sellers. To capitalize on the phenomenon, Julien’s Auctions held...

‘The Lion King’ hits a key milestone in its circle of life

By MARK KENNEDY, AP News NEW YORK (AP) — In the summer of 1997, audiences in Minneapolis at the Orpheum Theatre saw something no one...

‘Wakanda Forever’: A Quest to Celebrate Lost Cultures

By Julian C. Chambliss | Michigan State University As someone who teaches and writes about Afrofuturism, I’ve been eagerly awaiting the release of “Black Panther:...

PRESS ROOM: Iconic Writers Honored at the Poetry Foundation’s 2022 Pegasus Awards

By BlackPressUSA  Celebrating poets’ legacies and the future of the art CHICAGO — Thirteen writers made history and were celebrated during a festive evening of verse and...