Well known artists and musicians performed to a packed audience at the Fox Theatre in Oakland Saturday evening for a special benefit concert in support of Elevate Oakland, a collaborative effort that brings music and [...]
Hundreds of people attended the “Behind the Curtain” Gala Saturday night at the Craneway Pavillion hosted by Mario Lopez featuring a fashion show and concert. The event was sponsored by the non-profit organization Unite4:Good, featuring [...]
The University of Pacific (UOP) is featuring a series of events next month in honor of Black History Month, including “An Evening with Common” on Saturday, Feb. 8, a free poetry reading and Gospelfest 2014 [...]
Todd Anthony Shaw, more commonly known as Too Short, has been in the music industry for more than 20 years. A pioneer in the Bay Area music scene, he helped paved the way for numerous [...]
Steve McQueen’s “12 Years A Slave” was named Best Picture – Drama at Sunday’s 71st annual Golden Globes awards. The film, based on the 1853 memoir by Solomon Northup, was the most-nominated drama of the [...]
Bay Area actress and recording artist Zendaya and award-winning film “Fruitvale Station are among the nominees for the 45th NAACP Image Awards, which recognize the talents and accomplishments of people of color in television, music, [...]
The long-running NBC sketch comedy program, “Saturday Night Live,” will add Sasheer Zamata to the cast this month, making Zamata the first Black female cast member hired in six years since Maya Rudolph left.
The holidays wont quite be the same after seeing the new movie, GRUDGE MATCH, the dramatic comedy reuniting two boxing legends for one last competitive bout. Fans thought Billy “The Kid” McDonnen (Robert De Niro) [...]
Ringing in the Christmas season, First Baptist Church of Stockton will be hosting “The Colors of Christmas,” inviting the community to celebrate in three services held on Christmas Eve at 3:30 p.m., 5 p.m. and [...]
The Hannah Gallery will present the Gospel Café on Friday, Dec. 20, from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., featuring Thomas Simmons of AFRO SOLO, Carol Thomas, and James Small.