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Singer and songwriter, Ashanti, talks to theGrio at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards live at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

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Grammy Award winning singer, Estelle stopped by theGrioLive yesterday on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day to discuss new music and more.

The post Singer and songwriter, Estelle, on value in the industry and wage disparities appeared first on theGrio.

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When you hit the post office this month, make sure to ask for a very special stamp to commemorate one of the most talented and beautiful women in American history: Lena Horne. The United States Postal Service is honoring the award winning actress, singer, and activist Lena Horne with a Forever stamp. Born June 30th, 1917, […]

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Stevie Wonder is ending his 11-year marriage to fashion designer Kai Millard Morris...

The post Stevie Wonder files for divorce from wife of 11 years Kai Millard Morris appeared first on theGrio.

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NEW YORK (AP) - Darlene Love, a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer who's considered one of the best background singers of all time, is recovering from a mild heart attack...

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Azealia Banks, the new hip hop artist of 2012 has released her mix tape for download...

The post Azealia Banks releases new mixtape 'Fantasea' appeared first on theGrio.

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theGRIO REPORT - Rising R&B star Frank Ocean has officially come out of the closet...

The post R&B singer Frank Ocean comes out: 'My first love was a man' appeared first on theGrio.

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theGRIO REPORT - Frenchie Davis, a former 'American Idol' and 'The Voice' contestant has revealed that she has been dating a woman for the past year...

The post Frenchie Davis comes out: 'I'm in love with a woman' appeared first on theGrio.

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