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On the "A" w/Souleo: Black Lives Matter Movement Inspires New Season of Hit Show Lexus Verses and Flow

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 07.29.2015 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

In addition to giving such spoken word poets a wide platform--previously not seen since the days of the HBO classic 'Def Poetry Jam,'--TV One is also giving its poets something a bit harder to come by: motivation.

On the 'A' w/Souleo: Big Freedia's Reality TV Series Doubles as Therapy and LGBT Advocacy Platform

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 04.21.2015 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

Some people pursue therapy in a private and traditional sense: a licensed professional, a couch, and paying for as many hours as they wish to discuss their life. Big Freedia isn't one of those people. She finds his therapy in front of a nationwide audience, lights, and cameras via the hit reality TV series, Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce.

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.

On the 'A' w/ Souleo: Chanté Moore and Stacy Francis Dish on R&B Divas: LA

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 04.08.2015 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

Chanté Moore and Stacy Francis weigh in with their perspective on what to expect from season three of TV One's hit series R&B Divas: LA. They share their thoughts on everything from mistakes in love to calling out a few divas for bad behavior.

On the "A" w/Souleo: Lil' Mo And Michel'le Preview a Drama-filled Third Season of R&B Divas LA

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 03.30.2015 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

The songbirds whose drama reaches as high as the notes they hit are back for a third season of TV One's hit series, R&B Divas: LA.

On the "A" w/Souleo: Hollywood Divas Stars Dish On Debut Season's Drama

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 12.08.2014 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

Numerous headlines have appeared over the past few years documenting the plight of black actresses in Hollywood. TV One has decided to do something ab...

Syleena Johnson: Lesbian R&B Divas: Atlanta Co-Star Monifah Carter Is 'So Brave'

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

Sharing your private life on reality television is "tricky" for anyone, admits Syleena Johnson. That's why the Grammy-nominated singer considers her R&B Divas: Atlanta costar Monifah Carter particular "courageous" for allowing audiences to watch the evolution of her same-sex relationship.

On the "A" w/Souleo: R&B Divas: LA Stars Chrisette Michele and Lil' Mo Dish on Second Season

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 09.17.2014 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

You could call them songbirds with attitude but the cast of R&B Divas: LA promise to offer a lot more than just that on the second season of the hit TV One show.

R&B Divas: LA Star Leela James Is "a Little Too Grown" for Reality TV Shenanigans

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 08.27.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

Leela James admittedly isn't big on drama, unless she's packing it into one of her soulful ballads. Easy-going almost to an extreme, the singer seems like the unlikeliest of choices for reality television.

She's Meelah: An R&B Diva!

Kelsey Minor | Posted 07.07.2014 | Entertainment
Kelsey Minor

Meelah, the former lead singer of the hit '90s girl group 702, hit the stage at R&B Spotlight at SOB's in SoHo. The event brings out some of the best in music, and Meelah is no different. She got the crowd up and pumping first by singing the group's popular song "Steelo

On the "A" w/Souleo: 'R&B Divas: Atlanta' Stars KeKe Wyatt and Syleena Johnson Preview the New Season

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 06.23.2014 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

She's the self-proclaimed "drama queen" with sass and vocal power to boot. But KeKe Wyatt, star of TV One's hit reality series, R&B Divas: Atlanta sounds as if she is ready to tone down the drama, if only a tad bit.

Roland Martin's Next Gig

Posted 07.09.2013 | Media

Roland Martin, whose CNN contract was not renewed earlier this year, signed on to host a morning show on cable network TV One. According to Deadlin...

Glennisha Morgan

Singer Talks 'R&B Divas,' Sexuality And The Music Industry

HuffingtonPost.com | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 05.14.2013 | Gay Voices

Monifah burst onto the scene underneath the wings of the late Heavy D with her first album, "Moods...Moments," featuring hits like "I Miss You (Come B...

The New Scandal at the Black Cable Networks: No LGBT Characters

Earnest Winborne | Posted 05.15.2013 | Gay Voices
Earnest Winborne

Times are changing. And thanks to President Obama's support for LGBT rights, black Americans attitudes towards LGBT people are slowly changing too, but we still have a long way to go to end the bigotry and religious homophobia that still exists.

'Unsung' Kicks Off New Season With Issac Hayes

Posted 01.14.2013 | Black Voices

TV One’s music series, “Unsung,” is set to follow up its award-winning success with the premiere of their sixth season on January 23. As expe...

The Educator, The Healer- Conversation With S. Epatha Merkerson

Myrdith Leon Mccormack | Posted 12.21.2012 | Black Voices
Myrdith Leon Mccormack

S. Epatha Merkerson uses her success to empower others, to gift others with knowledge and freedom. The kind of power one implants in their children to be better human being; to be a positive contributor to society.

Brennan Williams

Faith Opens Up On Resigning To Bad Boy Records

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 10.08.2012 | Black Voices

After delivering the most watched original premiere in TV One history with R&B Divas, Faith Evans is ready to unleash the show’s companion album of ...

Is There Friction Among 'R&B Divas' Cast?

Posted 08.31.2012 | Black Voices

Say it ain’t so, a show about divas is experiencing friction amongst its cast? Well, according to Radar Online a source revealed earlier this week t...

TV One's Most Watched 'R&B Divas'

Posted 08.22.2012 | Black Voices

This week has been quite an eventful for R&B singer Faith Evans. Not only did the Grammy Award-winner reveal the release date of her October 2 album, ...

Fabulous, Faux And For Sale!

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 07.23.2012 | Black Voices

Angela Simmons isn't the only star hawking hot hair collections these days. Actress Elise Neal and Sherri Shepherd are also getting in on all the faux...

Brennan Williams

EXCLUSIVE: Grammy Award-Winning Singer Refuses To Do Tell-All Biography Series

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.07.2012 | Black Voices

Since its debut in 2008, TV One's hour-long music series, "Unsung," has been one of the network's crown jewels, covering the sometimes tragic careers ...

Classic vs. Creative: Peach Cobbler (RECIPES)

Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 11.19.2012 | Black Voices

We know you'll always love your mama, but at the brunch or dinner table this Mother's Day, there's bound to be something just as sweet vying for your ...

Brennan Williams

S. Epatha Merkerson Brings Attention To Missing Black Americans

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 02.15.2012 | Black Voices

With African Americans accounting for more than 30 percent of missing-person cases in America, TV One's "Find Our Missing" aims to make a difference i...

In 'Unsung,' Ray Parker Jr. Is Your Cool Uncle

Stacia L. Brown | Posted 04.11.2012 | Black Voices
Stacia L. Brown

In keeping with this season's trend of featuring musicians who haven't faded into bitter oblivion, the latest Unsung heralds the career and eventual semi-retirement of Ray Parker Jr.

What's Missing From Television Coverage of Missing Persons?

Ava Thompson Greenwell | Posted 03.21.2012 | Media
Ava Thompson Greenwell

Frankly, I am tired of tuning in to the morning news shows only to see extended coverage of missing females who do not look like me. So from now on, I will be watching or recording TV One's "Find Our Missing" on Wednesday nights with great gratitude.