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Comedian David A. Arnold passed away at the age of 54 at his home “from natural causes” on Wednesday. 

Few people are blessed to do what they love while doing it with their friends. Comedian Jordan Carlos is among the few who work with people he admires and calls friends. The post Podcast ‘Adulting with Michelle Buteau and Jordan Carlos’ Explores Life Through Humor And Good Conversations appeared first on NewsOne.

In episode three of The Murder Inc. Story docuseries on BET, Irv Gotti recounts the moment he allegedly made a move on Ashanti.  The post Black Twitter Slams Irv Gotti And BET For Ashanti Slander In Murder Inc. Docuseries appeared first on NewsOne.

Brian Tyree Henry recently sat down with Keith Murphy and our partners over at Cassius to talk about his life and career as a Hollywood star. The post Actor Brian Tyree Henry Uses Acting To Remind Black Folks That They Can Do Anything appeared first on NewsOne.

The comedy legend turns 49 today. The post Happy Birthday, Dave Chappelle: Quotes From The Comedy Legend That Will Make You Laugh And Think appeared first on NewsOne.

And despite finding his roots and knowing the legacy of profiting off enslaved people, Affleck and his new bride seem content with celebrating their love in a place still referred to as "the Big House," not far from where his ancestor claimed ownership over other people. The post Ben Affleck Weds Jennifer Lopez On ‘Plantation-Style’ Property Years After Learning About Slave-Owning Ancestor appeared first on NewsOne.

Swizz Beatz and Timbaland claim the video-sharing social networking service has defaulted on payments after acquiring VERZUZ from them last year. The super producers are the latest Black creatives to come forward alleging Triller didn't fulfill financial obligations. The post Swizz Beatz And Timbaland Are The Latest Black Creatives To Claim Triller Hasn’t Paid Them appeared first on NewsOne.

Fallon McClure, deputy director of policy and advocacy at the ACLU of Georgia, said rappers deserve the same protections as other artists. The post ACLU Of Georgia and Inner-City Muslim Action Network Explore ‘Rap On Trial’ appeared first on NewsOne.

Love it or hate it, certain sectors of rap music are solely predicated on being tough. It’s not just about the words you say, but the bravado in which you say them. Gangsta rap started in the 80s. Acts like Ice-T and NWA held no punches, skewing the genre with its no-holds-barred approach to rhyming […]

Celebrity lockups have always been fascinating. Brittney Griner's recent conviction in Russia has grabbed international headlines.

For five decades Louis Armstrong helped shape what we know as modern American jazz music.  The post The Legend Of Satchmo: Louis Armstrong’s Life In Photos appeared first on NewsOne.