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With all the recent talk surrounding artists selling their music catalogs, we highlighted 10 who made off big by raking in millions.

It’s been nearly 13 years since legendary singer James Brown died on Christmas day in 2006. His cause of death was reported as a heart failure, but his now widow wife Tomi Rae Brown thinks otherwise. Tomi Rae Brown recently spoke out about the music legend James Brown death. She thinks that her late husband […]

The 62-year-old pundit cut a rug on the set of PoliticsNation, his talk show on MSNBC.

Drummer Clyde Stubblefield passed away this weekend in Madison, Wisc., but his indelible mark on music lives on in one of the most sampled drum breaks ever. As a member of the Godfather of Soul James Brown’s band, Stubblefield’s performance on the “Funky Drummer” track has been used as a backdrop for hip-hop and dance […]

Team Trump wants to hold an event on the campus of Howard University, but the university has not invited the presidential candidate.

Kevin Hart returned to Saturday Night Live to bring the funny. Hart, who first hosted the long-running sketch comedy series in 2013, kicked off SNL’s first…

Chadwick Boseman, a Howard University alum, is on his way to being one the greats alongside Denzel Washington and Will Smith. He has landed big roles like Jackie Robinson in “24”, James Brown in “Get on Up,” and now as Black Panther, the Marvel superhero. Boseman has not only been chosen for the role as […]

Chadwick Boseman Talks ‘Get On Up’ [VIDEO] Chadwick Boseman talks about playing the role of the “God Father of Soul,” James Brown in the biopic…

Academy Award  winner Octavia Spencer talks “Get On Up” on “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin. Be sure to listen to “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin, weekdays at 7 a.m.…

Tate Taylor, director of the James Brown biopic, “Get On Up” shares how he was inspired to tell the story of the “Godfather of Soul.”…

James Brown‘s daughter, Dr. Yamma Brown, talks “Get On Up” on the gold carpet at the McDonald’s 365Black Awards during this year’s “Essence” Festival. “Get On…

The Godfather of Soul gets the big screen treatment with “Get On Up,” which follows James Brown from his humble beginnings to becoming one of…