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Tons of stars hit the red carpet at the BET Awards on Sunday and we caught up with a few of our favorites to find out their thoughts on the political power of the entertainment industry. Bozoma Saint John, Ryan Destiny, Tyler James Williams, and others had lots to say about how art influences our […]

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The 2018 BET Awards barely handed out any trophies with big stars like Cardi B, […]

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  The 2018 BET Awards went down Sunday night in Los Angeles and featured tons of high-energy performances, touching moments, and a few unexpected surprises. Here’s our list of the top 6 moments of the night: Jamie Foxx Goes Off-Script Jamie Foxx wasn’t the most impressive host of the star-studded show that aired live from the […]

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  The 2018 BET Awards went down at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday and the entertainment industry’s biggest names were out in full effect for the big event. Jamie Foxx hosted the show with DJ Khaled earning six nominations and Kendrick Lamar  nabbing five nods. SZA and Migos weren’t far behind with […]

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The 2018 BET Awards went down in Los Angeles on Sunday night and celebrities showed up and showed out on the red carpet for the big event. DJ Khaled and Kendrick Lamar led the pack of nominees and performers included Nicki Minaj and Migos among others. Check out the boldest looks from this year’s nominees and […]

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Tons of celebrities like DJ Khaled, Angela Rye,, and Luke James were out on Friday for Culture Creators Third Annual ‘Innovators & Leaders’ Awards Brunch and TheGrio was on deck for the fabulous festivities at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. Celebrities and industry insiders gathered at the star-studded event sponsored by Rémy Martin, The Mane Choice, Morgan Stanley, […]

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Janelle Monae has been pushing boundaries since she debuted her first album back in 2010 but her latest release, Dirty Computer is on a whole other level. The 32-year-old singer, songwriter, actress, and model who dropped the 14-track album in April along with a 46-minute narrative film of the same name in keenly aware of […]

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Jamie Foxx is set to host the 2018 BET Awards this weekend and while we can’t wait to see what unfolds when he hits the stage, we’re even more curious about what will happen once the big show is over. Each year, there are tons of events to hit before and after the annual award […]

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BET has announced its awesome lineup of performers who will grace the stage at the BET Awards in June and it looks like we’re in for a major musical treat. Jamie Foxx will hostile show that will feature live performances from some of the music industry’s biggest names including Nicki Minaj, Janelle Moane, Migos, H.E.R. […]

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Debra Lee announced that she is stepping down from her position as Chairman & CEO of BET Networks on Thursday. The news isn’t so surprising to industry insiders who saw the writing on the wall when Bob Bakish was named CEO of Viacom in 2017. Debra Lee has been a beloved leader at BET for […]

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  Cardi B can’t catch a break this week. The rapper and her fiancee, Offset, are being sued by the autograph seeker who was reportedly beaten up by the couple’s entourage after a Met Gala after party. Footage of the altercation outside of NYC’s The Mark Hotel surfaced in the days following the annual fashion […]

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  BET just announced the nominees for the upcoming 2018 BET Awards, and we can’t wait to see who will reign supreme this year. DJ Khaled leads the pack with six nominations, and Kendrick Lamar racked up five nods. Close behind are Migos and SZA with four nominations each. Several of our favorite ladies nabbed […]

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Monday 06.26.17 The 2017 BET Awards finally ended at midnight ET. Following a dust-up between rappers Migos and Joe Budden at the awards show, adult film star Brian Pumper tweeted he “woulda smacked fire outta all 3 of the migos.” After meeting Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas two years ago, NBA Hall of Famer Allen […]

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This past weekend, Los Angeles was filled with Black stars as they celebrated the annual […]

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NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Brown, DJ Khaled, Lil Wayne and New Edition have been […]

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The 2016 BET Hip Hop Awards were on Tuesday and you’d have to be a fool if you didn’t think anyone was going to speak out about all that’s going on in our country. Here are the most powerful moments from the show. Lecrae lets loose Lecrae didn’t have any backup dancers, flashy backdrops or […]

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Actor Jesse Williams delivered the ultimate speech at the 2016 BET Awards. Williams and all his “phenomenalism” transcends generational interests. Everyone took notice and is joining in on his advocacy for social justice. On Thursday, Pulitzer Prize winner and The Color Purple conjurer Alice Walker took to her Facebook page to post a poem she […]

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The crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events. Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer […]

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Jesse Williams left no stone unturned during his acceptance speech for the Humanitarian of the Year Award at Sunday night’s BET Awards ceremony. For many, Williams’ speech put the cherry on top of what is already an impressive resume of social activism. He called out those who do nothing to empower and enfranchise black people […]

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Prince’s musical and fashion legacy were on display at the 2016 BET Awards, which were held on Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Musical artists Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, Anderson .Paak, Usher and Alicia Keys all gave memorable performances throughout broadcast that lasted more than three and a half hours. But the night belonged […]

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It was the elephant in every room throughout BET Experience (BETX) weekend in Los Angeles: The network had all but boxed itself into a corner with regard to delivering a moving tribute to the late artist Prince — after tossing singer Madonna’s Billboard Awards performance clean under the bus last month. “It’s a lot of […]

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Should the beauty industry fully serve all women? Should stores become more inclusive in their availability of products and product placement? Are retailers as diverse as they could be? All these questions are certainly debatable. Beauty for many black and natural hair consumers has been viewed as “separate but not equal” for quite some time […]

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Beyonce, Jesse Williams and Prince were clearly the most important three things that happened at Sunday night’s BET Awards in Los Angeles. But they were far from the only fun topics to talk about it. In no particular order, here were some other highlights, none of which involve who won what. • Chloe x […]

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Before we get to the BET Awards, we need to point out that it aired on a couple different Viacom networks, which included Nickelodeon. That must have easily been the realest program ever on that network. The United Kingdom is borderline embarrassing itself at this point. Following the Brexit vote, in which tons of people […]

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GAME. BLOUSES. For the last week, NBA free agent Kevin Durant has been lounging out in New York. He’s gotten dinner with New York Knick Carmelo Anthony, shown up at the Nike store in Midtown and even caught a basketball tournament in Inwood, according to the New York Post. One thing he hasn’t done — […]

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The BET Awards — or “The Prince Tribute Show” — featured emotional and energetic performances from Sheila E., Stevie Wonder and Jennifer Hudson honoring the Purple One, along with political statements on issues ranging from racial injustice to the U.S. presidential election. Sheila E., jamming on the drums and guitar, singing and dancing without shoes, […]

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theGRIO SLIDESHOW - From the luxurious designer outfits donned by the stars on the red carpet, to the unexpected performances, the BET Awards rarely disappoint. ..

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OPINION - Why does it appear that people still insist on obsessing about the man’s abs (or lack thereof)?...

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theGRIO REPORT - The BET Awards red carpet for 2012 featured an array of looks likely aroused a range of reactions, a spectrum including pleased "aaaahs," going all the way to horror-filled gasps.

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(AP) - Whitney Houston's mother Cissy provided the emotional highlight of Sunday's ceremony as she sang 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' in tribute to her late daughter...

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(AP) - Now that Beyonce and Jay-Z have confirmed that they're attending the BET Awards, the next question is: Will Kim Kardashian be on Kanye West's arm?...

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