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Former 'Fresh Prince' Star Slams 'Media Ho' Stacey Dash

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 01.29.2016 | Black Voices

Former "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" star Janet Hubert has a few choice words for actress and Fox News contributor Stacey Dash. After Dash suggested that...

Oratile Mmolawa: On Life After University and Holding Onto Your Dreams

Nyarai Chapingidza | Posted 10.29.2015 | College
Nyarai Chapingidza

You might not know who Oratile Mmolawa is but you might be familiar with Cassper Nyovest or Tshego. Both Cassper Nyovest and Tshego are South African artists, who have released hit songs in South Africa, that have gained the applause of fans throughout the African continent.

Rapper Styles P Opens Up About His Daughter's Suicide

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 07.28.2015 | Black Voices

Rapper Styles P shared an emotional Instagram post on Sunday that his 20-year-old daughter, Tai Styles, committed suicide last month. "My baby girl to...

BET Awards Viewership Dips From 2014 Show

Deadline Hollywood | Posted 06.30.2015 | Black Voices

The 2015 BET Awards drew 6.5 million viewers on Sunday for a simulcast on BET and Centric....

12 Moments From The BET Awards That Made Us Do A Double Take

The Huffington Post | Aaron Barksdale & Zeba Blay | Posted 06.29.2015 | Black Voices

The BET Awards took over Los Angeles -- and our Twitter timelines -- on Sunday night. In case you missed this year's award show, we rounded up all the...

Definitive Proof Haters Should Not Mess With Zendaya (Again)

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 06.29.2015 | Teen

Give it up, haters. Zendaya doesn’t care about what you say. After the singer and actress sported a pixie-cut wig and a glittery shirt dress at t...

Amber Rose And Blac Chyna Pucker Up At The BET Awards To Support Marriage Equality

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 07.09.2015 | Entertainment

Amber Rose and Blac Chyna escorted each other to the BET Awards on Sunday night. The buxom blonde besties made sure all eyes were on them as they walk...

The BET Awards 2015 Red Carpet Is Filled With Super Stylish Stars

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.28.2015 | Black Voices

The BET Awards has no doubt one of the most highly anticipated red carpets of the year. And Sunday night was no exception. The annual event, which...

Janet Jackson Kicks Off Musical Comeback With BET Awards Appearance

EurWeb | Posted 06.23.2015 | Black Voices

Janet Jackson’s reemergence on the scene will be made official with an appearance at the BET Awards....

Azealia Banks Slams 'Bogus' BET Awards, And Nicki Minaj

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 05.19.2015 | Entertainment

Azealia Banks is never one to hide her feelings, and it's safe to say she's really not feeling her BET Award nomination for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist...

EXCLUSIVE: BET Responds After Coming Under Fire from Journalists and Publicists

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 09.13.2014 | Entertainment
Tanya Young Williams

It appears that many journalists and publicists were angered, but NOT surprised by the snubbing of legendary photographer Bill Jones at the recent rec...

EXCLUSIVE: Legendary Photographer Bill Jones' Says BET Awards Denied His Credentials

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 09.06.2014 | Entertainment
Tanya Young Williams

The BET Awards show held on June 29, 2014, was a record-breaking event. The event was cable's number one award show this season, drawing 7.9 million ...

Why My Selfie With Amy Adams Will Be My All-Time Favorite

Ernest Owens | Posted 09.07.2014 | Celebrity
Ernest Owens

What many don't know about her reason for giving up her seat for that soldier who sat next to me is that she didn't even want the attention that came with it.

WATCH: 2014 BET Awards Performances

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 07.07.2014 | Black Voices

Live from Los Angeles' Nokia Theater, the 2014 BET Awards aired Sunday night, featuring some of the most talented artists in music. Aside from a few a...

BET Gives Lionel Richie Huge Award, Misspells His Name

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 06.30.2014 | Entertainment

At the BET Awards on Sunday night, Lionel Richie was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Artists like John Legend, Pharrell Williams and Yola...

Nicki Minaj Throws Shade At Iggy Azalea At The BET Awards

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 07.02.2014 | Entertainment

Nicki Minaj won the award for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist for the fifth year in a row at the BET Awards on Sunday, June 29, and her acceptance speech d...

A Taste of Paula Deen's Potential Music Career

Zach Udko | Posted 09.02.2013 | Comedy
Zach Udko

With rumors swirling that Paula Deen may be joining the cast of Dancing with the Stars next season, let's consider what could be next for the disgraced deep-frying diva. A fitness DVD? A gig hosting the BET Awards? Or better yet: perhaps a career in pop music?

'Celebrity Apprentice' Scuffle During BET Awards?

Posted 07.06.2013 | Black Voices

Last night’s BET Awards showcased various captivating performances from the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Miguel, and Charlie Wilson among others at Los ...

BET Allegedly Makes Shocking Demand Of This Gay Man Before Letting Him On Air (UPDATE)

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The 2013 BET Awards aired live at the Nokia Theatre L.A in Los Angeles on June 30 but it wasn't anything that went down on stage that appears to have ...

LOOK: Wedding Dress Inspiration From The BET Awards

Posted 07.01.2013 | Weddings

White was the color of the night at Sunday's BET Awards! We rounded up the white-hot red carpet looks that offer the best inspiration for your own ...

Brittney Griner, Lesbian Basketball Star, Nominated For Big Award

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

College basketball star Brittney Griner has yet to play her first game with the WNBA's Phoenix Mercury but she's already being nominated for awards. ...

How Hip-Hop Can Heal: A Message on the Rick Ross, Young Jeezy BET Altercation

Freeway Rick Ross | Posted 12.01.2012 | Black Voices
Freeway Rick Ross

This weekend the news that came out of the BET award show about the altercation between the rapper using my name "Rick Ross" and "Young Jeezy" can only be described as disappointing. These are not fighters, they are entertainers, as much as they build their image on criminality - it is still an image.

Chris Brown Sends Heartfelt Message To Rihanna

Posted 07.02.2012 | Black Voices

Chris Brown showed his support for his ex-girlfriend Rihanna, after the singer recently lost her grandmother, Clara "Dolly" Braithwaite, to cancer. ...

PHOTOS: Chaka Is A Golden Goddess

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 07.02.2012 | Black Voices

We would like to give a round of applause to the fabulousness that is Chaka Khan. The legendary songstress went full glam Sunday night at the 2012...

WATCH: His First TV Performance In 12 Years

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 07.02.2012 | Entertainment

With more and more R&B artists moving away from the genre and into dance music (hi, Usher), D'Angelo's performance at Sunday's BET Awards -- his first...