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A group of women warriors (each a star in her own right), and a self-propelled social media phenomenon who turned authenticity into a platinum-selling career, Cardi B and the women of Black Panther cover two of four issues promoting Entertainment Weekly’s 2018 Entertainers of the Year.

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Donald Glover finally shared a sneak peek of the mysterious film he’s starring in with Rihanna and we can’t wait to learn more about the flick, Guava Island. Glover shared the trailer for the movie that also features Black Panther star, Letitia Wright and is directed by Hiro Murai over the weekend during his stint at […]

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Big things often come from small beginnings or so we’ve been told. So we were happy to pull out our magnifying glasses to check out the much-discussed trailer for Guava Island, which co-stars Donald Glover (aka Childish Gambino), and Rihanna.

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Disney’s live-action The Lion King teaser dropped over the Thanksgiving holiday and it's officially the studio's most-viewed trailer debut ever, with over 224 million views in the first 24 hours.

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Las Vegas hosted two huge music festivals over the weekend, featuring performances from stars like Childish Gambino, The Weeknd, and Travis Scott. The annual iHeartRadio Music Festival went down at the T-Mobile Arena and the two-night concert boasted artists from all genres. Carrie Underwood, Justin Timberlake, and Kelly Clarkson played to the same crowd as […]

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If there was a signature color at the 2018 Emmys, it was pink. Yara Shahidi (in Gucci), nominee Tracee Ellis Ross (in Valentino Haute Couture), and award winner Thandie Newton (in Brandon Maxwell) all showed up in rosy hues, as did several other celebs, who wore shades ranging from blush to bold pink.

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The biggest night in the television industry is finally here and expectations for a hilarious — and winning — night are high. Saturday Night Live funnymen Michael Che and Colin Jost are hosting the 70th annual event, which is set to broadcast Monday night on NBC from the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles. The […]

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  Childish Gambino’s This is America tour, which launched last night at the Infinite Energy Arena in Atlanta, will be Childish Gambino’s final tour, according to Complex. “Number one, if you’re at this show, then you know this is the last Gambino tour ever,” the rapper told the crowd, according to fans on Reddit who were in […]

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  Rihanna is pulling out all the stops for her annual Diamond Ball. The singer has announced that she enlisted the help of Insecure star, Issa Rae who will host the star-studded charity event and if that’s not exciting enough, Childish Gambino will perform. “Issa Rae and Childish Gambino were the dream duo for the fourth Annual Diamond […]

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Now we know why Donald Glover's heavily-anticipated Deadpool animated TV series was axed by the powers that be at Marvel.

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NEW YORK (AP) —John Legend is one step closer to becoming an EGOT. Music stars like […]

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I had one thought and one thought only after viewing this year’s Emmy nominations: via GIPHY The 70th Annual Emmy Awards nominations were announced Thursday, and it seems like the television industry has finally started to get the hint. A record-setting 36 people of color, including 28 of African descent, were nominated across all acting […]

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  The nominees for the 2018 Emmys have been announced and it looks like it has been a big year for Black folks on television. There’s a lot more melanin than usual in the long list of actors and personalities in the running for a trophy and we couldn’t be happier about it. Colin Jost […]

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Childish Gambino is full of surprises and his latest came in the form of two new summer singles. The rapper/ actor/ director dropped the songs with no advanced notice and so far, fans are eating them up. summer pack. https://t.co/kpBkk31hFe pic.twitter.com/7akhDVC65k — donald (@donaldglover) July 11, 2018 “Summertime Magic” and “Feels Like Summer” were released […]

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You may not know the name Billy Dee Williams, but chances are your grandmother or even your mother does and the 1970s heartthrob is coming back to his Star Wars home base

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Grammy-winning artist Donald Glover is being sued by his former record label for allegedly not paying it a fair share of his profits.

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There’s a new tool to help folks figure out what constitutes sexual harassment in the workplace thanks to a new PSA released by #TimesUp. Rashida Jones directed the animated video that’s narrated by none other than Donald Glover (aka Childish Gambino). “There’s been a lot of discussion about whether that’s even fair to link someone […]

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  Childish Gambino’s politically charged mega hit, This Is America, may have debuted at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 and been praised for sparking heated discussions about race and pop culture – but was it original? This week, the track that accompanied the viral video has come under scrutiny due to allegations of plagiarism. […]

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The 2018 BET Awards host Jamie Foxx went completely off script during Sunday night's live show to shout out the mega talent that is Donald Glover and bring him up on stage for an impromptu jam session.

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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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Donald Glover bringing his special brand of Blackness to the Star Wars series has writer Dustin Seibert thinking about the Blackest moments/characters in the 41-year history of Star Wars. Here are five of them.

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Writer Dustin Seibert explains why the season 2 finale of 'Atlanta' tops off a glorious week for Donald Glover with his host/musical guest appearance on SNL and his "This is America" video that turned into a viral sensation.

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The night I watched Childish Gambino’s video for “This Is America,” I was scared. Having skipped the song’s premiere on Saturday Night Live, I’d seen the images and their deconstructions on the internet all weekend. And when I finally sat down to watch the full product, as opposed to just a collection of GIFs and […]

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Donald Glover had a lot to tackle as host and musical guest on “Saturday Night […]

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After a stunning performance as host and musical guest on “Saturday Night Live,” actor-musician Donald […]

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Donald Trump was the butt of the opening joke on Saturday Night Live tonight. Ben Stiller played Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen put the president on a three-way call with Stormy Daniels to get her to drop her lawsuit. When the president, played by Alec Baldwin, begged that she drop her case she declined and snapped, […]

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Writer Dustin Seibert tries to wrap his head around how dark Season 2 of Atlanta has gotten. Read his recap of the latest episode that takes viewers back to Earn's middle school days.

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