Amy Sussman/Getty Images;Courtesy of TV OneAccording to Deadline, a slew of new series and films are coming to networks and streaming services near you. BET+ has officially picked up the upcoming dramedy, Birth of Cool, under Lena Waithe‘s Hill Grad Productions company. The 10-episode series, written by Juel Taylor and Tony Rettenmaier, follows students and teachers at a predominantly Black high school in Compton, “as they try to […]

Prince Williams/Wireimage Congratulations are in order for singer Zonnique and her boyfriend, rapper Badhunta Izzy who have officially welcomed their baby girl Tuesday morning. The news was shared by the baby’s grandmother and Zonnique’s mother, Tameka “Tiny” Harris on Instagram.  “Congratulations to my 1st my LuvBug @zonniquejailee,” Tiny wrote celebrating the birth of her first grandchild. “My Gbaby is so fat & cute!! Just as […]

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David LaChapelleNicki Minaj has revealed the sex of her firstborn child.  On Thursday, the “Yikes” rapper shared a few congratulatory messages and well wishes she received from her famous friends, including Beyoncé, Kim Kardashian-West and Kanye West, Burberry’s Chief Creative Officer Riccardo Tisci, model Winnie Harlow, and Nicki’s “Tusa” collaborator, Karol G.  “Thank you to Queen B, Kim & Ye, Riccardo Tisci, Winnie, Karol & […]

Stephen J. Cohen/Getty ImagesCongratulations are in order for Teyana Taylor, who, alongside husband Iman Shumpert, welcomed her second child into the world on Sunday.   The proud papa announced the birth of his new bundle of joy, a daughter named Rue Rose, on Instagram Monday night.  “At 3:28 am on Sept 6th 2020,” gushed Shumpert, who also treated fans with two special videos of their […]

Tommaso Boddi/WireImageJodie Turner-Smith welcomed a baby girl with husband Joshua Jackson last April.  However, delivering her newborn was an incredibly frightening experience. Appearing in British Vogue’s September 2020 issue, the Queen & Slim star opened up about her difficult pregnancy along with the real fears she developed as her due date crept closer. In Turner-Smith’s essay, she expressed, “We had already decided […]

Yesterday we talked to Alexandra Wolliston–a woman who had two sets of twins in 2019!! OMG!!!! SUBSCRIBE MORE VIDEOS WEBSITE FOLLOW Facebook: Instagram: Twitter: #RickeySmiley

Gary Gershoff/Getty ImagesIggy Azalea is a mom! In a short and sweet Instagram Story on Tuesday, the 30-year-old rapper shared the news with her 13.4 million followers.  “I have a son,” she confessed. “I kept waiting for the right time to say something, but it feels like the more time passes, the more I realize I’m always going […]

Co-Founder Dyana Williams talks about how Black Music Month was founded and how the music industry is fighting the fight for Black Lives Matter. See more at …

Headkrack and Da Brat put it down once again in this #FlowAndGo from “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show”! Watch them rhyme about “The Birth of a Nation,” …

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