Taraji P. Henson, H.E.R. Fantasia, Halle Bailey & More to Star in ‘Bold New Tape’ of ‘The Color Purple’

Taraji P. Henson, H.E.R. Fantasia, Halle Bailey & More to Star in 'Bold New Tape' of 'The Color Purple'

Warner Bros. Pictures has announced a “bold new take on the beloved classic” The Color Purple. The forthcoming film is directed by Blitz Bazawule and produced by Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg, Scott Sanders, and Quincy Jones. Visit for more information The film will star Taraji P. Henson, Danielle Brooks, Colman Domingo, Corey Hawkins, H.E.R., […]

Black Girl Magic: Fantasia Officially Enrolled In College

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Singer Fantasia Barrino infamously dropped out of high school in the 9th grade before winning American Idol. Now after getting her G.E.D., one of the most legendary voices of our generation has enrolled at Central State University. Visit for more information Fantasia obtained her GED in 2010 and walked across the stage with a […]

Fantasia’s Collaboration With Brandy and Jazmine Sullivan Has Been Shelved Due to Industry Politics

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In a bit of disappointing news, the highly anticipated collaboration between Fantasia and  R&B powerhouses Jazmine Sullivan and Brandy will never see the light of day.  In an interview, Fantasia revealed that the song has been shelved due to industry politics. Visit for more information “They are my favorite. They give me chill-bumps, and […]

Concert Review: Have You Seen Charlie Wilson?


If you need proof that real love still exists, go to a Charlie Wilson concert. Visit for more information If you need proof that showmanship is still important, go to a Charlie Wilson concert. If you need proof that R&B is still alive and prospering, go to a Charlie Wilson concert. Advertisement Being a […]

Winning: Charlie Wilson Talks New Album ‘In It To Win In,’ Tour and His Inspirational Testimony


If you don’t know who Charlie Wilson is, go ahead and climb out from under that rock you’ve been living under or, greetings, 90s babies and Millennials, meet Uncle Charlie. The eleven time Grammy nominated crooner, is longevity, faith and favor personified. Visit for more information A hybrid of velvety smooth vocals, tender loving […]

Saturday Soundtrack: Unforgettable Tributes To Michael Jackson, Chaka Khan, Prince & More From The Ladies Of R&B


In celebration of the highly-anticipated Prince tribute scheduled to take place at the 2016 BET Awards, this week’s Saturday Soundtrack is highlighting a few other amazing tribute performances honoring soul music greats by some of the most talented ladies in R&B music. Visit for more information From Fantasia bringing Chaka Khan to her feet, to Christina […]

Saturday Soundtrack: 10 Memorable Prince Tributes From The Ladies Of R&B


Prince was a cultural icon and musical genius who created art that has touched the hearts, souls and lives of people around the world for over three decades. Visit for more information As we continue to celebrate his life and begin the journey towards preserving his extraordinary legacy thorough his music, here’s a look […]

ICYMI: Fantasia, Brandy And Jazmine Sullivan Will Collab For A New Song


Now’s the time for R&B lovers to thank the vocal gods. Fantasia took to Instagram to announce Brandy‘s interest in doing a song along with Jazmine Sullivan. Visit for more information An obviously ecstatic Fantasia wrote: “OMG!!! The call that I just Received from the only vocal I’m scared to hit a stage with, […]

Calling R&B Lovers! Fantasia And Anthony Hamilton Announce Joint Tour

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Two of our favorite acts, Anthony Hamilton and Fantasia, have recently announced a joint tour. Visit for more information The Grammy Award winning artists plan to kick off their four week tour on April 21 at Shea’s Buffalo Theatre in Buffalo, NY. Making rounds in all the major cities, including Chicago, New York, Washington, […]

[New Music] Listen To Fantasia’s “No Time For It”


Fantasia is back with a brand new single, and we must say we’re here for it. Visit for more information Titled “No Time For It,” the song goes through all the things Fantasia has no time for (basically everything except money). The mellow R&B record was produced by Brian Kennedy. The new Mrs. Taylor […]