'70's R&B singing group, The Emotions, reunite for a history making performance (VIDEO)

'70's R&B singing group, The Emotions, reunite for a history making performance (VIDEO)
The timeless music of the Grammy Award winning female R&B group The Emotions, continue to touch the hearts of adoring fans and admirers. Comprised of three sisters, Wanda, Sheila and Jeanette Hutchinson, The Emotions originally performed as the Hutchinson Sunbeams as children, from 3 to 5 years of age, while singing gospel in their hometown... Read more »

TV News Anchor Hosea Sanders brings style and professionalism to ABC 7 Chicago (VIDEO)

TV News Anchor Hosea Sanders brings style and professionalism to ABC 7 Chicago (VIDEO)
TV News Anchor and Reporter Hosea Sanders, is quickly becoming a welcoming attraction for Chicago’s morning local news.  Since his arrival at ABC 7 Chicago in August 1994, his dedication to journalism and broadcast television has helped increase viewership of the station’s morning newscasts. Sanders is following a long tradition of African American TV news... Read more »

Jazz Guitarist Bobby Broom keeps jazz alive in Chicago (VIDEO)

Jazz Guitarist Bobby Broom keeps jazz alive in Chicago (VIDEO)
When it comes to jazz, Bobby Broom is the quintessential jazz guitarist and composer.  Like Wynton Marsalis, Broom stands true to the history and culture of the founding pioneers of the jazz genre. Broom’s style of performing with the same delicate strumming and interpretation made popular by legendary jazz  guitarists Wes Montgomery and Les Paul,... Read more »
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Chicago TV Anchor Cheryl Burton looks as beautiful as she did 30 years ago (VIDEO)

Chicago TV Anchor Cheryl Burton looks as beautiful as she did 30 years ago (VIDEO)
Its commonplace to see young and beautiful on-camera talent on television nowadays, but TV Anchor woman Cheryl Burton has been on the air in Chicago since 1992 and she’s as gorgeous today as she was 30 plus years ago. Emmy award winning journalist Cheryl Burton is a seasoned News Anchor and Reporter on Chicago’s number... Read more »

Black slave movies earn high praise in Hollywood

Black slave movies earn high praise in Hollywood
Last year,  Django Unchained,  a film based on the fictional character of a run-away slave in the mid 1800′s , was one of five films nominated for Best Picture in the 2013 Academy Awards.   It was a monumental achievement for director Quentin Tarantino who garnered his second Oscar win for Best Writing, Original Screenplay. For... Read more »

K. Michelle's concert goes viral with nearly one million hits from video of Chicago blogger

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‘Wardrobe Malfunction’ is defined in Wikipedia, as ‘accidental exposure of intimate parts.’  It’s a term that was coined in the mid-2000′s that’s becoming one of today’s  most common fashion faux pas.   Besides the victim’s natural reaction of ‘oops’ or ‘why didn’t someone tell me?’,  the  photographs and videos that capture these mishaps are less than... Read more »
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'The Best Man Holiday's' success could ignite a new wave of African American movie sequels

'The Best Man Holiday's' success could ignite a new wave of African American movie sequels
On the cusp of a gigantic movie weekend for both Thor: The Dark World and The Best Man Holiday, box office ticket sales drew attention to the success of the over performed ‘Best Man‘ sequel. Thor: The Dark World finished up its second weekend with a domestic revenue of  $38.5 million. The Best Man Holiday,... Read more »

Lines 'N Motion wears pink, to line dance for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Lines 'N Motion wears pink, to line dance for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
R&B soul line dance group Lines ‘N Motion, helped kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual international health campaign designated every October, to increase awareness of the disease and to raise funds. This is Lines ‘N Motion second annual “pink” fundraiser for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  The dance group participated in the event by... Read more »

New TV Pilot, Line Dance Party! debuts in Chicago with local sponsors' support

New TV Pilot, Line Dance Party! debuts in Chicago with local sponsors' support
Chicago television producers, Don DVIDEO and Belynda Head are joining the surge of new TV pilot programs for the fall season. Their 30 minute television special, Line Dance Party!, promises to gain traction as a hip, music-filled dance reality show that follows Belynda’s line dance classes and her successful line dance parties. Scheduled to debut... Read more »
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Whole Foods Market will open in Englewood, offering better food choices in low income area

Whole Foods Market will open in Englewood, offering better food choices in low income area
Chicago southside residents will have a new opportunity to shop for the finest natural and organic foods available, right within their community.  Whole Foods Markets, touted on their website as America’s healthiest grocery store, made an announcement to build a 18,000 square foot store in Englewood, one of Chicago’s most impoverished neighborhoods.  The upscale grocery... Read more »