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Women on the Move Celebrate Pioneering Women

Marjoriet T. Matute | Posted 06.16.2015 | Women
Marjoriet T. Matute

The theme of the evening set Pioneering Women on a platform to interact with an audience but left even some established men with a spark. Whether motivating you to chase a dream, igniting an old passion or confidently owning who you are in any environment, this panel left us with an understanding that whatever our purpose was, own it.

Hope in the Fight to End Ebola

Wendy Diamond | Posted 05.11.2015 | Impact
Wendy Diamond

It's our global responsibility towards humanity to encourage compassion for those suffering, and support efforts to completely eliminate the Ebola virus by the end of 2015. Together we can make this happen!

On the 'A' w/ Souleo: Unsung Hollywood Challenges Diversity Issues

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 04.15.2015 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

Receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame takes longevity, success, the right connections, and, for some, your own episode on TV One's popular docu-series Unsung Hollywood. On February 2, groundbreaking comedian-activist Dick Gregory, who was featured on the hit show in 2014, was finally celebrated with the honor.

R&B Star Estelle on Industry Pressure: 'I'm No More Grace Jones Than I Am Norah Jones'

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 10.19.2014 | Entertainment
Pollo Del Mar

From fan expectations to pressure to conform, pop/R&B singer Estelle says it isn't always easy to stay true to oneself in the music industry. The Grammy-winning "American Boy" singer, however, refuses to bow to the stress.

Grammy-Winner Estelle: Being Told I Couldn't Make It Helped Me Understand LGBT Struggles

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 10.15.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

Warning to small-minded people: Don't mess with Estelle's gay fans! With choice words for the narrow points-of-view which "seem to run the world," the Grammy-winning singer admitted negative attitudes toward the LGBT community "really bug" her.

Join Carrie Underwood, Jessica Alba Tonight and Share Your #Hope4Children

Shira Lazar | Posted 08.10.2014 | Impact
Shira Lazar

For the 3rd year in a row, What's Trending has partnered with Hope For Children to broadcast live from their annual charity gala, Hope for Children. T...

This Week's Best-Dressed List Proves The Power Of A Simplicity

Posted 02.17.2014 | Style

If you're ever in doubt about style, just keep one rule in mind: Keep it simple. You'll never go wrong with classics like an A-line dress, skinny jean...

Estelle On Style: 'I Like My Tits Covered Up'

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 08.29.2013 | Black Voices

Estelle is one of those style stars that keeps a pretty low profile. But when she does step out the Brit knows how to shine bright (see: this and that...

PHOTOS: The Stars Were Out At The Art For Life Gala

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 07.29.2013 | Black Voices

If you know anything about the Hamptons, you know it's enclave where the rich and famous relax, play and spend lots and lots of money. They did that a...

Chatting with Booker T. Jones and Anton Fig, The Young Presidents at Alzheimer's Benefit, and Leerone and Rainbow Chan Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.18.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Artists Ivan Neville, Anton Fig, Blondie Chaplin, Corey Glover, Adam Ezra and others will perform with The Young Presidents on July 25th at New York's The Cutting Room. Anton Fig talks about the event and more in the below interview.

Join Chelsea Clinton LIVE #Hope4Children Tonight (WATCH)

Shira Lazar | Posted 08.11.2013 | Impact
Shira Lazar

I couldn't be more excited to be joining forces again with Samsung's Hope For Children Gala honoring Chelsea Clinton tonight. What's Trending is the o...

PHOTOS: Stars Dazzle At 2012 Angel Ball

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.23.2012 | Black Voices

We love seeing stars get all dolled up; especially for a good cause. Monday night Denise Rich hosted the 2012 Angel Ball in New York City for an impre...

Estelle Reveals Her Nail Art Secrets

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.02.2012 | Style

"I'm about to get this manicure," Estelle sang last Tuesday evening at a Rosa Regale-hosted concert at The Darby in New York City. The line was not me...

Brennan Williams

Estelle: It's Not Just About Their Branding | Brennan Williams | Posted 03.18.2012 | Black Voices

In our weekly "Love Of The Game" series, HuffPost Black Voices talks sports with a person of note. This week we caught up with singer Estelle, who sha...

How To Look Glamorous In Two Steps

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

On the weekends, I wear minimal makeup, especially if I'm just rolling out of the bed to do brunch with friends or grab a cup of apple chai-der from m...

Brennan Williams

Estelle: 'It Was Scary To Have People See Me Crying' | Brennan Williams | Posted 03.05.2012 | Black Voices

For her latest album, All of Me, singer-songwriter Estelle is singing from the heart. Four years in the making, her much-anticipated collection marks ...

Rashida Jones Honored At Sundance Film Festival (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.24.2012 | Black Voices

The Sundance Film Festival is in full swing and Hollywood's hottest stars are taking in all the sights, sounds and shindigs! This past weekend, "T...

Brennan Williams

Erykah Badu, Mary Mary And More Rock The House At 'Black Girls Rock' | Brennan Williams | Posted 12.17.2011 | Black Voices

Founded by celebrity DJ and Philanthropist, Beverly Bond, Saturday marked the second annual televised taping of "Black Girls Rock," held at the histor...

Red Alert, Crimson Lips For Fall

Posted 10.24.2011 | Black Voices

Red lipstick is arguably the most powerful product in your makeup bag. It has the ability to bring instant life to your face and ensemble. Just like w...

Estelle's Fashion and Beauty Essentials

The Huffington Post | Erin Clements | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Keith Major Since collaborating with Kanye West on the chart-topping hit “American Boy” three years ago, Estelle has won a Grammy, created a li...

Estelle Helps Black Women Translate From Africa To England

Rolling Out | Posted 10.06.2011 | Black Voices

It is love on display — that brilliant smile, that mane, that alluring accent and the manner in which she makes sure we understand what she has to s...

The Art of Elysium Celebrates Under 'Bright Lights' (PICTURES)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

In the sultry downtown heat, fashion notables assembled Friday to celebrate the Art of Elysium, a foundation that brings artists, actors and musicians...

Rising Star Jaicko Releases Debut Album "Can I"

Michelle Edgar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michelle Edgar

"Can I" fuses pop with Caribbean style and offers a powerful introduction to this singer with a number of feel-good, radio-friendly songs perfectly suited to take over everyone's Songs of Summer playlist.

Harlem Rocks

Michael Henry Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Michael Henry Adams

"Wow, recession or not, Harlem's bouncing back and racing forward!" commented a friend the other afternoon.

Diane Von Furstenberg Celebrates Me ... I Mean Women

Mihal Freinquel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Mihal Freinquel

In celebration of International Women's Day, DVF was launching a compilation CD to benefit the NGO Vital Voices, an organization dedicated to empowering women worldwide.