One year after the official declaration of Juneteenth as a national holiday, America crowned Madison Corzine from Fort Worth, TX as Miss National Juneteenth! The beauty of this story not only lies in the platform created for young women of color to be unapologetically black, but in the community of her hometown where the Grandmother […]


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Aaliyah was known for her angelic vocals, incredibly trendy songs and her undeniable fashion and style. It’s no wonder her influence continues to transcends generations. Yara Shahidi recently channeled the late pop icon for the Spring finale of Grownish and she did that! Yara is one of our favorite young fashionistas. She stunned in Gucci […]

Say what you want about Kenya Moore, but make sure you say pioneer when you’re talking about her. Long before Mrs. Moore-Daly held a peach, the Detroit-native held titles many women dream of. In 1993, she became only the second Black woman to win Miss USA. She went on to place fifth in the Miss […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: According to TMZ, 21-year-old rapper, Juice Wrld has died at the age of 21. The promising up and coming rapper suffered a seizure at the Chicago Midway Airport early on Sunday morning. (December 8) Juice Wrld was walking through the airport when he collapsed and law enforcement report he was […]

The common stigma of black women not being able to get along, work together, or exist in the same room without lack of judgment has been put to rest. A large group of distinguished black women entrepreneurs came together in celebration of life for Kiarra Grey. It was not only a birthday celebration but also […]

Audrey Johnson* (name changed for story) struggled with her body image as long back as she can remember. Despite countless workouts, a vegan diet and prayers, her stomach flowed over her waist line and, combined with her larger breasts, was the “perfect rectangle.” Like plenty other women, Audrey would hide her imperfections with angles or […]

March is Women’s History Month and we’re celebrating 31 different women over the month, spanning the worlds of entertainment, politics, local, global and beyond. Entry number 14 on our list is one of the women in Hollywood showcasing our stories, whether it be in the form of documentaries, feature films and more. Always looking to […]

Could Lupita Nyong’o‘s character, Nakia, be trouble in Black Panther? Or will the movie change her complicated history with T’Challa? Lupita’s very presence and involvement in Black Panther is one of the main reasons we are so excited to see the movie. We’ve been waiting for more Black women to show up in the Marvel […]