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15 Hip Hop Songs Nia Long is Mentioned in


Nia Long is a timeless Hip Hop muse. She is consistently name dropped in songs since the 1990s. But can you blame these rappers? The actress turned 47 today and she looks just as good as she did in her film debut in Boyz n the Hood.  Visit for more information In 1993, A […]

ASAP Ferg Brings Back Trap Lord Tuesdays By Dropping Four New Songs [Listen]


ASAP Ferg is officially back and he has let fans know by reinstating Trap Lord Tuesday series to bless fans with new music. Visit for more information On Tuesday (June 13), Ferg premiered three new songs on his official SoundCloud page. The first being an ode to legendary iconic beauty Nia Long, with a title track of the same […]

Nia Long Lands Role In Roxanne Shante Biopic

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Hip Hop’s own Roxanne Shante is set to have her very own biopic co-produced by Forrest Whitaker. After Nia Long‘s ABC comedy, Uncle Buck, was cancelled earlier this month, she landed a role in Roxanne, Roxanne as Shante’s mother. Visit for more information Shante’s biopic, Roxanne, Roxanne follows the journey of the 14-year-old emcee’s life from when she […]

[Interview] Mike Epps Gets Real About Life, Playing Richard Pryor & More

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Beyoncé ain’t the only one who knows how to make lemonade from lemons. Comedian Mike Epps certainly knows a thing or two about prevailing over obstacles, writing his own rules and staying true to himself in Hollyweird. From feature films to now lead character on ABC’s family comedy Uncle Buck, Epps is on fire. During […]

Nia Long on J. Cole’s “No Role Modelz” Lyric: “He’s Really Not Too Young”

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Visit for more information Nia Long, the drop-dead gorgeous star of several classic films and shows, including Boyz n the Hood, Soul Food, The Best Man and Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, took to Larry King Now to sit down with legendary interviewer Larry King, and discuss Hip-Hop’s obsession with her. Anyone watching this interview […]

Lights, Camera, Action: Larenz Tate Talks ‘Game of Silence,’ 20 Year Career & ‘Love Jones 2’


Tabletop candles flickered in the private dining space of the Windy City’s downtown STK steakhouse. Dimly lit and perfectly placed table settings greeted native Chicago Larenz Tate and his brothers LaRon and Lahmard to dish about NBC’s new drama, Game of Silence. Visit for more information With hand-picked media seated around about, the meeting […]

Women Crush Wednesday: A Salute To Nia Long

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Nitara Carrlyn Long better known as Nia Long is one of our favorite actresses. Long has been in the game for over 20 long years (and counting). She’s a three-time NAACP Image Award winner. Her first notable role on the big screen was as Brandi in Boyz N The Hood. Long also co-directed Ashanti’s “Baby” video. Let’s not forget […]

Mike Epps And Wife Mechelle File For Divorce

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Comedian Mike Epps is known for bringing the funny, but his recent decision wasn’t a laughing matter. According to TMZ, Epps has decided to throw in the towel on his marriage of 10 years to wife, Mechelle. Visit for more information According to reports, Mike filed the divorce papers Tuesday [January 26] in L.A. superior court. Although there […]

Top 5 Roles Nia Long Played

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Nitara Carrlyn Long, or better known as, Nia Long, is one of our favorite black actresses. Visit for more information She has been in the game for over 20 long years (and counting). She is a three-time NAACP Image Award winner. Her first notable role on the big screen was as Brandi in Boyz […]

Watch Mike Epps and Nia Long in the Trailer for ABC’s Reboot of Uncle Buck

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Visit for more information The show is based on the John Candy classic movie of the same title. Uncle Buck will premiere on ABC  later this year and stars Mike Epps in the leading role – with the supporting cast including Nia Long, James Lesure, and more. The sitcom follows the adventures of the sweet […]

10 Other Women Who Could Probably Play Olivia Pope


Can you picture anyone else as Olivia Pope?  Visit for more information It’s hard to imagine any other female actor as Olivia Pope. Kerry Washington embodies the role. She IS Olivia Pope and some of us probably can’t fathom the idea that she actually isn’t the character she plays when she lies her head […]