Actress, dancer and choreographer Debbie Allen is the personification of busy and engaged.
- Written by Tri-State Defender Newsroom
“This book is a portrait of a once-controversial figure… a white man with a passion for blackness… (who) played a crucial role in helping the Harlem Renaissance… come to understand itself.”
“The Lorax,” “Project X” and a number of independent and foreign films
The black hair care industry is a nearly billion-dollar business, and for black women, a lot of them just aren’t comfortable with their nappy hair. Natural black hair just isn’t attractive to many black folk.
Memphis in May announced the line-up for 2012 Beale Street Music Festival that includes over 65 musical acts scheduled to appear downtown at Tom Lee Park May 4-6.
Two weeks ago, the big news was the passing of Whitney Houston. Now, Clive Davis – Houston’s legendary producer and longtime mentor – and others are scrambling to get a Whitney Houston movie done.
Grammy-winning saxophonist Kirk Whalum serenaded the crowd (Feb 16.) gathered at the Stax Museum to hear songs from his Valentine’s Day release “Romance Language.”