The NBA All-Star Weekend has concluded with Team LeBron taking home the win and Kawhi Leonard crowned as the first recipient of the newly renamed Kobe Bryant NBA All-Star Game MVP. The late Los Angeles Laker superstar was honored considerably throughout the weekend, culminating in moving tributes from Common, Jennifer Hudson, and more on Sunday […]

Since the passing of the late, great Aretha Frankin in the summer of 2018, many remembered just how vital a musical artist she was across many eras. However, Franklin’s son is aiming to boycott an upcoming biopic of his mother starring Jennifer Hudson, stating the family was not interviewed or consulted.


At the beginning of last year it was reported that the Queen of Soul herself, Aretha Franklin (R.I.P) chose Dreamgirl Jennifer Hudson to play her in her upcoming biopic, Respect, and now we finally get our first look at what the American Idol finalist will look like as the music legend.


Ever since making her cinematic debut in Dreamgirls, Jennifer Hudson has gone on to build a respectable acting résumé but her latest role may prove to be her most anticipated as she’s set to take on The Queen of Soul herself, Aretha Franklin.

The 2016 BET Awards aired Sunday night (June 26) and is still the topic of much discussion among viewers for a variety of positive and negative reasons. However, the somber tone in the air regarding the loss of the legendary Prince shifted with a series of moving tributes by current stars and some of the […]

It would be safe to say that Spike Lee’s Chi-raq trailer isn’t what people were expecting. The reviews have been mixed, but Rhymefest thinks Lee “exploited” the people of his home city by making the film into an adaptation of Lysistrata, the Greek play where women withheld sex to end war.

Jimmy Fallon’s “Wheel of Impressions” is the perfect trendbait. After Christina Aguilera broke the Internet with her on-point impressions of Britney Spears and Shakira, Jamie Foxx has followed suit with a few comedic imitations of his own.

Rihanna decided to perform her new single for the first time ever at the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards. But she was just one of a handful of performers.

Music, film, and sports stars assembled at The Stand Up to Cancer benefit concert, which took place Friday night (September 5) at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. This included a contribution from SU2C spokesperson Lupe Fiasco, who performed a cut dedicated to cancer awareness called “Remission,” featuring Common and Jennifer Hudson.

Lupe Fiasco had one “Mission” on his Testuo & Youth that’s dedicated to cancer awareness and those battling the disease. Today, he reiterates the same message on a proper remix titled “Remission.”

The genes of the Knowles women appear to age like fine wine. As Beyoncé and her sister Solange continue to use their beauty to capture the hearts of millions around the globe, there are plenty of indications that scream “they get it from they momma.”

Emotion took over Jennifer Hudson while she accepted an award at VH1’s 2013 Do Something! Awards Wednesday, July 31.