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Alicia Keys reveals self-worth issues on Jada Pinkett Smith’s 'Red Table Talk'

Courtesy of Facebook WatchOn an upcoming episode of Jada Pinkett Smith’s Facebook Watch show Red Table Talk, Alicia Keysis opening up about some personal issues she’s been facing “I’ve been battling what I realize is potentially some self-worth issues, because for whatever reason, I’m feeling like I’m not deserving of greatness,” the 15-time Grammy winner says in a […]

Simone Biles wins her fifth all-around World Championships title

Joe Faraoni / ESPN ImagesSimone Biles has made history once again. The 22-year-old American gymnast won the individual all-around title at the 22nd World Championships Thursday. The win is her fifth world all-around title and her 22nd world medal. Biles scored 58.99 points across the balance beam, floor, vault and uneven bars, beating second-place finisher Tan Xijing of China […]

Report: Keyshia Cole sued for allegedly damaging California rental home

ABC/Randy HolmesKeyshia Cole is reportedly being sued for $70,000 for allegedly damaging a California home she rented for two years. The “Let it Go” singer is being sued by Glenn Feldman, who owns the $2.5 million house in Marina Del Rey that Keyshia rented from March 2017 to May 2019, The Blast reports. Feldman’s lawsuit states, “Defendants breached the […]

Oprah Winfrey says she has no regrets not marrying or having kids

OWNOprah Winfrey is opening up about why she never married or had children. In an interview with People, Oprah says although marriage and motherhood weren’t exactly in her cards, she did consider it at one time. “At one point in Chicago I had bought an additional apartment because I was thinking, ‘Well, if we get married, I’m […]

Michael Jackson-inspired musical to start previews July 6 on Broadway

Courtesy: MJ The MusicalA Broadway musical inspired by Michael Jackson‘s life and music has a new name, and an opening date. Previously known as Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough, the show will now be called, simply, MJ The Musical.  Preview performances start at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre on July 6, 2020, with the official […]

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. has been indicted by a grand jury on new charges

iStock/BCFCCuba Gooding, Jr. was indicted on new charges by a grand jury in New York City court today. The latest charges will remain sealed until Tuesday, October 15, when Gooding returns to court. The actor previously pleaded not guilty to one misdemeanor count each of forcible touching and sexual abuse in the third degree. The charges […]

The Obamas congratulate Tyler Perry on his studio's grand opening: "What an inspiration"

ABC/Steve IervolinoAlthough they were unable to make it to the October 5 grand opening of Tyler Perry Studios, Barackand Michelle Obama have a special message for the director and now studio owner. “So much love for @TylerPerry, who just opened the first major film studio lot fully owned by an African-American,” tweeted Mrs. Obama tweeted. “Barack and I couldn’t be more proud […]

Diana Ross to perform at UK's Glastonbury Festival 2020: “This is a dream come true”

ABC/Image Group LADiana Ross has been confirmed to perform at the Glastonbury Festival 2020, and the former lead singer of The Supremes is ecstatic about appearing at the prestigious British music festival next summer. “This is a dream come true,” Diana commented on Instagram, along with a video of her singing her 1985  hit, “Chain Reaction.” “To all the fans across […]

Pharrell Williams creates award-winning concept for affordable housing

ABC/Craig SjodinPharrell Williams is helping youth across the country learn through his From One Hand To AnOTHER educational foundation, and now he’s involved in providing housing for the poor. The 13-time Grammy winner has won an award for his concept for affordable housing from the XPRIZE non-profit foundation. “Public housing is considered ‘the hood,’ but people living in these […]

Angela Bassett recalls "devastating" fondling as a child by her mother's boyfriend

ABC/Rick RowellAngela Bassett is opening up about her “devastating” sexual abuse experience. In a new interview, Bassett revealed that as a pre-teen, she was taken advantage of by her mother’s boyfriend, who came into her room at night and fondled her breasts. “Fortunately, it wasn’t a complete assault, it was fondling, but it was devastating enough […]