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Events Calendar

Events Calendar

Former child actor Corey Feldman waded through a disastrous documentary premiere, that he charged $20 a head, to bring the name of Charlie Sheen to the public. Feldman’s documentary, “(My) Truth: The Rape Of Two Coreys,” was intended as a view-for-pay scenario that had downloading and displa…

NEW YORK — New York’s governor ordered all Broadway theaters to shut their doors in the face of ongoing coronavirus concerns, plunging into darkness one of the city’s most popular tourist attractions and causing turmoil in the run-up to the Tony Awards.

As we prepare to say goodbye to childhood sweethearts Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) and Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard), along with their devoted, volatile, passionate and twisted love/hate relationship, Fox presents the sixth and final season of “Empire,” premiering Tuesday, March 3 at 9 p.m.

Toni Braxton will be among our honorees at this year’s Women Of Excellence on Saturday, April 4 at the Philadelphia 201 Hotel, 18th and Race streets. The Unbreak My Heart songstress is receiving the WDAS Women Of Excellence Icon Award. Braxton has lot going on including teaming up with Uncle…

Unraveling the dusted bandages of H.G. Wells’ classic 1897 science-fiction novel, writer-director Leigh Whannell has refashioned “The Invisible Man” as a bracingly modern #MeToo allegory that, despite its brutal craft, rings hollow.

Philly’s own Daryl Hall and John Oates Present the Annual Hoagie Nation music festival on Saturday, May 23. Along with Hall & Oates there’s Kool & The Gang, The Hooters, Melanie Fiona and The Soul Survivors, just to name a few. Hoagie Nation will take place at the Mann Center for the…

Kobe Bryant and Gianna Bryant‘s funeral services have been held and the public memorial services have been finalized. The Bryant family held the funeral for the NBA legend and his rising basketball star daughter last Friday in a small private ceremony. The family has announced the public mem…

Congratulations to our WDAS-FM Women Of Excellence: Bumi Fernandez West, CEO of the Odunde Festival; NBC 10 Anchor Tracy Davidson, weekday mornings 4 a.m. to 7 a.m.; Anita T. Conner, Managing Partner of Anita T. Conner & Associates; Tiffany Tavarez, vice president of Community Relations,…

One of the biggest names in modern burlesque is Dita Von Teese, but have you heard of Sophie Sucre, Bebe Bardot or Mae Rose. If you answered no, you’re not alone and Sophie Sucre is working to make sure you know the names of the performers in Philadelphia’s Black Burlesque scene. She put tog…

Sports legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna Bryant and seven others died in a helicopter crash this past Sunday. Tributes for the Philadelphia-born NBA legend poured in internationally including Italy, where he grew up, Australia, during the tennis matches there, and, of cours…

As Philadelphia perpetuates its prominence as a musical mecca, musicians throughout the city are invited to apply for Jazz Road Tours grants of up to $15,000 to support tours by emerging and mid-career jazz artists. The organization states that artists can apply for funds to build tours that…

“Anytime you can do what you love to do and not what you have to do, you’ll have joy in your life,” says Herb Fame, explaining how he’s lasted over 50 years in the music business.

Football player, comedian, furniture craftsman, TV host and family man are just some of the hats that Terry Crews wears. Crews says his ability to adapt and reinvent himself is the reason for longevity in his career and in his marriage.

Oprah Winfrey stands down! The Mighty O is no longer apart of the documentary in which the sexual misconduct accusations against Russell Simmons would be featured. Winfrey is currently on her 2020 Vision tour, but issued a statement that she and the documentary producers were too far apart i…

No Oscar host for the Academy Awards in 2020. Last year, the plan was to have Kevin Hart. This fell through after some tweets from Hart years back about homosexuality were revealed and republished by the media. Hart apologized, but stepped down as Oscar host as not to be a distraction. And t…

Jussie Smollett has gone from victim to alleged perpetrator to civil defendant and plaintiff. The Empire actor was arrested and charged with felony disorderly conduct. Chicago police says that Smollett paid two men, Olabinjo Osundairo and Abimbola Osundairo, to help orchestrate a fake attack…

Record ratings for the Eddie Murphy hosted Saturday Night Live, but did it reignite the feud between Murphy and Bill Cosby?!!! The highest ratings in two and a half years for SNL, and between the show’s streaming and YouTube clips, millions more are also watching. Murphy joked it was probabl…

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Jan. 6, 2020, the Black News Channel (BNC) will become the nation’s only 24-hour news and information television network focused primarily on African Americans. The historic launch of the BNC will fulfill the business dream and vision of J.C. Watts Jr., a nationally kno…

Tiffany Haddish and Common but where’s Angela Rye? When we checked last, Common spoke about dealing with many issues from his youth with therapy, which helped him reunite with Angela Rye. The two community activists had been seeing each other, broke up and then got back together. They even g…

Lizzo has had quite the week. The “Juice” singer garnered lots of attention this past weekend for her outfit choice at an L.A. Lakers game. She wore a revealing t-shirt that showcased her assets complemented with a black thong and black fishnets.

The real Joycelyn Savage speaks and says it wasn’t me. The girlfriend of R. Kelly has released a video in which she denies being a part of any of the social media claiming Kelly has been abusing her. Last week, a pay social media service had a woman claiming to be Savage detailing a long ser…

Mayor Jim Kenney shared the City Hall stage with several performers from the fields of dance and music to ring in the holidays Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019. The performers sang holiday classics and many seasonal medleys. The Holiday Tree is a 50-year-old majestic white fir, or concolor fir. The l…

Will the real Joycelyn Savage please step forward?!! That’s the thought being echoed quite loudly after social media and the rest of the internet went wild after someone did a tell all on R. Kelly. Savage and Azriel Clary were the last two girlfriends standing by Kelly’s side as he was arres…