Dec. 31: Cedric the Entertainer, The Fabulous Fox Theatre, 8 p.m.
The Holiday Movie season which in the next few years will probably start Halloween week (They keep pushing it up.) is in full swing and that means only one thing: You are already behind – so try and keep up.
Jay Z marks his 44th birthday celebration with a declaration of going vegan for 22 days.
Next year's Essence Festival is getting a dose of music royalty from Prince.
Radric Davis, an Atlanta-based rap artist who performs under the name Gucci Mane, has been charged in federal court with two separate counts of possessing a firearm while being a felon.
Launched on Nov. 1 on ESSENCE.com, the aim of ESSENCE’s Short Film contest is to create images of Black women that are multidimensional and refreshing – in contrast to the narrow depictions that are commonly presented in media.
Two aspiring American rappers said Saturday that they had filmed part of a music video in North Korea, hoping the novel locale will make a hit.
Breeanna Speicher's curiosity about her background led her to a family she never knew she had and inspired a new MTV series that stretches the very concept of family.
Kanye West continued to vent at former partner Nike, taking to the mic during a concert again this week to complain about his treatment by the sports apparel company.
Comcast Corp. plans to start selling movies and TV shows from its set-top box before the end of the year, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Dec. 22: Jay Z: Magna Carter World Tour. Phillips Arena 7:30 p.m.
A judge ordered Chris Brown on Wednesday to spend three months in rehab after reading a report that said a facility discharged the R&B singer because he threw a rock through his mother's car window
Nov. 23: Who’s Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute Band. Variety Playhouse, 8:30 p.m.
The last time Sony and Microsoft came out with new video game consoles, there was no iPad, the iPhone was months away and "FarmVille" and "Angry Birds" had yet to be conjured up.
Nov. 29: Jaheim, Fox Theater. 8 p.m.