The very first Presidents’ Day was celebrated in 1879 to honor the birthday of George Washington. Almost 90 years later, the holiday became a shared observation for George Washington (February 22) and Abraham Lincoln’s birthday(February 12). Interestingly, the 3rd day of the February was chosen to commemorate the two after the ‘Uniform Monday Holiday Bill’ […]
The official unveiling of the White House portraits for former President and First Lady Barack and Michelle Obama will be marked as one of the greatest moments in history! President Joe Biden opened the ceremony in the East Room with a heartwarming speech about his former colleague and friend, welcoming the couple back to their […]
Our favorite First Daughters are giving all the Black Girl Magic without even trying after being spotted on a hike in LA last Wednesday. Their mom and former First Lady Michelle was also visiting the two last week now that they both live on the West Coast. Now 20, Sasha, is enrolled at the University […]
Follow The Beat On Twitter: Have you missed the former First family at the White House? Don’t panic the Obama’s may be cooking up a show or two for your pride pleasure. Press pay and put the rumors to rest. Tmz chops up the details, as to what exactly Barack or Michelle are up to […]
According to reports, Suge filed a lawsuit against Dre, claiming that he hired a hitman to kill him over Beats By Dre.
Over the weekend, Michel’le‘s biopic, “Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Me” ignited a firestorm aimed toward Dr. Dre when the film brought to light his abusive ways toward women in the N.W.A. days. People took to twitter to express their disgust for him, and vowed to withdraw their support for him in various ways. Sign […]
This weekend, the controversial biopic of Michel’le, “Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Michel’le,” aired on Lifetime, despite attempts by Dr. Dre to stop the film’s premiere. Unsurprisingly, social media blew up with question and outrage surrounding the entire history, and the issue of domestic violence in general. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Spirit, being the […]
The biopic cut deeper than Lifetime's usual brand of victim-porn by showing a single Black woman's struggle to navigate an industry that was built to prey on her.
When Straight Outta Compton debuted last year, Hollywood was buzzing over the movie about the rise of NWA that became an instant hit. But among all the chatter were whispers wondering why Michel’le Toussaint was nowhere to be found in the narrative even though she was a huge part of their history. By the time Surviving […]