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Maxwell is making a triumphant return with new music that’s sure to have us all swooning. The Grammy-winning soul singer recently released his latest single, “Shame” and the accompanying music video is a beautiful ode to Black beauty. We caught up with the Brooklyn-born artist to find out what prompted his love letter to Black […]

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Singer-songwriter Maxwell has long been known for making beautiful songs. But his recently released ballad, “Shame,” also brings us a bevy of beautiful people, as the artist recruited some of the world’s most buzzed-about black models for his latest video.


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The National CARES Mentoring Movement Third Annual ‘For the Love of Our Children’ GALA was a night of celebration and black excellence in our community. Award-winning broadcast Journalist, Tamron Hall, and Professor and best-selling Author, Michael Eric Dyson, hosted the event Monday night, in New York City. The honorees were Actress and Activist, Cicely Tyson; Minister and NAACP Leader […]

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Maxwell found himself in a bit of controversy over a tweet suggesting that Black History Month should celebrate everyone's history, not just that of African Americans.

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Lucas Holliday, a cashier working at Dollar General, recently went viral when he sang Maxwell's "Ascension," and Maxwell gave him the surprise of his life.

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GAME. BLOUSES. The New York Giants won a pretty entertaining game over the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday Night Football, 21-20. The contest featured some cool dancing from both sides. That time @OBJ_3 went full Thriller…#CINvsNYG — NFL (@NFL) November 15, 2016 TOUCHDOWN @JeremyHill33!#CINvsNYG — NFL (@NFL) November 15, 2016 While the Giants improved […]

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For those of you skipping out on work early today to get a jump on the Independence Day holiday, a couple of guys in Spain have had you beat for the better part of two decades. These dudes got paid for 15 years without working. If nothing comes from the Freddie Gray case in terms […]

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Esperanza Spalding The Grammy Award-winning singer and musician was born to an African-American father and a […]

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NEW YORK (AP) — Maxwell is looking to produce something this year that has nothing to do with music...

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NEW YORK (AP) - R&B singer Maxwell has cancelled his short U.S. tour after developing vocal swelling and hemorrhaging...

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