This year’s Afropunk festival will be streaming October 23-25. With the COVID-19 pandemic raging on, festival season has been wiped out. On Thursday, however, Afropunk announced it’d be throwing a virtual festival in two weeks. Headliners include Smino, Meshell Ndegeocello, Ari Lennox, and more. Additionally, the event will host speakers like Amanda Seales and Dulcé … Read moreAri Lennox, Masego, and More Headline This Year’s Afropunk Festival
Source: Jeff Kravitz / Getty Why can’t Amanda Seales get her just due? Earlier this week, the comedian blasted The Real for allegedly plagiarizing her ideas and now fans have noticed she didn’t get to celebrate Insecure’s Emmy nods with the rest of her co-stars. Was she shut out of the party? Issa Rae and … Read moreWhere’s Tiffany? Fans Notice Amanda Seales’ ‘Insecure’ Emmy Party Absence — Was She Snubbed AGAIN?
Black stays winning. On Sunday night (June 28), BET aired their 20th annual BET Awards. In the midst of the current events, the annual ceremony promoted the Black Lives Movement throughout the celebration and was held virtually due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. The televised network also celebrated their 40th anniversary. Hosted … Read moreBET Awards 2020 Performances & Winners
Source: BET Awards 2020 / Getty Last night’s virtual BET Awards went down and some of your faves racked up trophies. As previously reported, amid the COVID-19 pandemic, BET enlisted”an array of innovative techniques and artist-generated content” for a virtual ceremony. This year’s show hosted by Amanda Seales marked the 20th anniversary of the awards … Read moreWere YOU Watching? Lizzo, Roddy Rich, Megan & More 2020 BET Award Winners
Source: Fayesvision / WENN / WENN Loni Love has been promoting the hell out of her new memoir, “I Tried To Change So You Don’t Have To”. On Friday the comedienne and co-host of “The Real” did an interview with “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” where she discussed the book, including her take on the … Read moreLoni Love Addresses Amanda Seales Leaving “The Real” After Five Days As A Host, Could This Former Housewife Fill Her Seat?
View this post on Instagram Still I Rise #betawards2020 A post shared by amandaseales (@amandaseales) on Jun 15, 2020 at 12:09pm PDT BET announced that spicy “Insecure” star/comedienne Amanda Seales is hosting the 20th Annual BET Awards airing on Sunday, June 28 at 8 pm ET with live performances by Alicia Keys, Chloe X Halle, … Read moreAmanda Seales Announced As Host Of 2020 BET Awards