The NAACP Image Awards were last night and it was so wonderful to see so many people of color being recognized for their hard work.  Plus there were new additions to the winning pool, such as Blue Ivy Carter.  Yes, you can now call her Image Award winner, Blue Ivy, like mommy and daddy. You […]

Jussie Smollett was a definitely a no-show at Saturday night’s NAACP Image Awards in Hollywood but that didn’t stop Chris Rock from going in on the “Empire” star; according to FOXNews.com “They said ‘No Jussie Smollett jokes’ … What a waste of light skin. Do you know what I could do with that light skin? […]

See what all the stars were wearing on the red carpet at the Image Awards.

Congrats to all the winners from Friday’s NAACP Image Awards. John Legend gave a dynamic acceptance speech as the President Award winner. He is optimist for change in the criminal justice system and empowered today’s generation to take positive action. “Today, communities of color are still being crushed by a criminal justice system that over-polices […]

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HipHollywood’s Jasmine Simpkins takes us down the Image Awards Red Carpet to showcase fashion at the NAACP Image Awards. Eva Marcille, Garcelle Beauvais, Demetria McKinney, Nikki Micheaux,…

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Many are hoping that Selma director Ava DuVernay, who was passed over for an Oscar nomination this year, will win Outstanding Directing in a Motion…

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Comedienne and actress Mo’nique joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” Thursday, from Los Angeles, and shared why black entertainers must appreciate black institutions like the NAACP…

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The “45TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS” NOMINEES ANNOUNCED Two-Hour Special Airs Live on Saturday, February 22 on TV One at 9:00 p.m. ET (PT tape-delayed)  One-Hour…

A recent study was done at YourBlackWorld.com in regards to the NAACP nominating hip-hop artists like Jay Z and Nicki Minaj for awards, when they use derogatory terms toward women and the “N-word” in their raps. The survey sparked from The survey posed this question to participants: “The NAACP Image Awards recently nominated artists like […]

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After you read this one let me know if you are more outraged by the letter sent to the Image Awards or the Jackson nomination.<!--more-->