Saturday, March 28, 2020

‘Black-ish’ to celebrate Juneteenth

BY GREG BRAXTON LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS ABC’s “black-ish,” the acclaimed family comedy about an upper-middle class African-American family living in a predominantly White neighborhood, has taken...

The soul of Selloane

The South African songstress is the vocal star of the Cirque Du Soleil show ‘La Nouba.’ BY PENNY DICKERSON FLORIDA COURIER Attending the circus is a familiar...

Bow Wow says he’ll retire from rap

BY RANDY LEWIS LOS ANGELES TIMES TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE Rapper-actor Bow Wow, a.k.a. Shad Moss, sent out a series of tweets last weekend announcing his retirement from...

Jay-Z confesses, educates on ‘4:44’

BY MIKAEL WOOD LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS He didn’t tweet. He didn’t post on Instagram. And he certainly didn’t spill his guts to a dude with a...

Sheila E makes strong political statement with ‘Iconic’ album

BY KEVIN C. JOHNSON ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH/TNS The last couple of years, while working on two different albums, singer-percussionist Sheila E. realized she had to shift...

‘Black Panther’ review: A sleek Marvel of a kingly superhero

BY MICHAEL PHILLIPS CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS “Just because something works does not mean it cannot be improved.” So says the tech-wizard sister of the title character in “Black...

New film threatens to expose Jackson as child predator

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWWIRE WIKIMEDIA COMMONS “I’d slit my wrist before I’d hurt a child,” Michael...

Jazz in the Gardens underway in South Florida

Lionel Richie performs Sunday at the Miami Gardens festival. The 14th Annual Jazz in the Gardens is March...

South Florida Air Expo to include film on Bessie Coleman

Bessie Coleman A short animated film about aviation pioneer Bessie Coleman and a live performance concerning...

Review of ‘John Wick Chapter 3 — Parabellum’

Movie Review Keanu Reeves and Halle Berry star in “John Wick Chapter 3 Parabellum.’’