Now through Jan. 31: “One Day In January”, photo exhibition of King Center’s first Ecumenical Service by Horace Henry. Auburn Avenue Research Library First Floor Gallery, 101 Auburn Ave. Atlanta.
"Ride Along’’ arrived in first place at the box office last weekend. The question is does the film have enough gas to stay in that top spot for a second week?
Jan. 30: Aaron Neville, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band. Cobb Energy Centre. 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 14: Keith Sweat, Macon Centreplex Coliseum. 8 p.m.
British director Steve McQueen’s unblinking look at America’s original sin, 12 Years a Slave, is this year’s best film, according to the Southeastern Film Critics Association’s 2013 poll of its members.
“F--- tha police” was Ice Cube’s mantra back when he burst on the scene in the late 1980s as part of the controversial west coast rap group N.W.A. (Niggaz Wit Attitudes).
Sasheer Zamata will make her debut on the late-night comedy show on January 18, which is when hip-hop star Drake is scheduled to host, the rep said.
Feb. 13: Buddy Guy. Atlanta Symphony Hall. 8 p.m.
Actor James Avery, who played the beloved Uncle Phil on the hit 1990s sitcom "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," has died, his publicist said Wednesday. He was 68.
Yusef Lateef, 93, died Monday morning at his home in Amherst, Mass.
The lead singer of a 1970 tune that is sampled on a new Kanye West song has filed suit, alleging the rapper used the snippet without his permission.
Nearly 50 years after President Lyndon B. Johnson declared war on poverty, a new report finds that robust social safety net programs are slowly leading the nation to victory.
The world, just like myself was taken into a music and PR frenzy when Beyoncé dropped her new album last week without any prior publicly or notification and sold over 800,000 digital only copies worldwide on iTunes.
Feb. 15: Kem, El Debarge, Eric Benet, MC Lightfoot. Atlanta Civic Center. 8 p.m.
Beyonce broke some ground with her straight-to-iTunes surprise album, and now she is also reaping the benefits of her strategy.