Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Hurston festival starts Jan. 25 in Eatonville

The 31st annual Zora Neale Hurston Festival of the Arts and Humanities, referred to as Zora!, will take place from Jan. 25-Feb. 2.  The festival,...

Houston, B.I.G. lead slate of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

BY RANDY LEWIS LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 class of inductees runs a gamut from shimmering R&B-laced pop and classic...

Erivo feels ‘bittersweet’ as the only actor of color recognized for the Oscars

BY SONAIYA KELLEY LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS British actress Cynthia Erivo received her first two Oscar nominations on Monday morning for her performance as the iconic freedom...

‘The Masked Singer’ success leads to ‘The Masked Dancer’

THE GREG GAYNE/FOX/TNS Robin Thicke, Jenny McCarthy, Ken Jeong, guest panelist Jamie Foxx and Nicole Scherzinger are shown on “The Masked...

‘Clemency,’ ‘Dolemite’ on the list of movies to see this year

CAROLYN COLE/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Alfre Woodard and Aldis Hodge star in “Clemency,” the Sundance award-winning drama as a conflicted prison warden...

Blige, Scott, Wilson to headline 15th Jazz in the Gardens

Tickets are on sale now for this year’s Jazz in the Gardens, the 15th year of the...

2019 was the year of body positivity

In bodysuits and cheekless pants, full-figured Lizzo owned the year. FRANCINE ORR/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Lizzo performs in...

BEST FILMS OF 2019

From ‘Booksmart’ to ‘Queen & Slim,’ here’s a glance at this film critic’s top movies of the year.

Young, diverse artists lead Grammy nominations

JEREMY MOELLER/REDFERNS/GETTY IMAGES/TNS Lizzo performs at the Palladium in Cologne, Germany on Nov. 13. BY...

Princeton professor to speak at Tampa’s MLK breakfast

Dr. Eddie Glaude Jr. Dr. Eddie Glaude Jr., the James S. McDonnell Distinguished University professor and chair of...