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Throwback Jams: Sounds Of Protest

A #TBT playlist of protest anthems that demanded change


Full Force’s Bowlegged Lou Speaks On Working With James Brown, New Star-Studded Album And Nicki Minaj

Looking back, James Brown's 1985 comeback single "Living In America" was an anomaly for one of popular music's most prolific and groundbreaking visionaries. The omnipresent…


Get On The Good Foot: Hip-Hop’s Top 10 James Brown Samples

During the James Brown sample craze of the late 80's and early '90s, the no nonsense force-of-nature enjoyed a cultural and commercial rebirth. "Mr. Brown…


Interview: Jill Scott Talks ‘Get On Up’ and Connection to James Brown

It’s not often that one gets the opportunity to meet one of the few people they admire and respect enough to call a…


‘Get On Up’: Chadwick Boseman Steps Into James Brown’s Shoes

Chadwick Boseman hit it out the park with 42. Can he carry James Browns' song and dance?STORY: Keith Murphy | PHOTOGRAPHY: Erik Ian…


Vixen Vent: Every Celebrity Does Not Deserve a Biopic

It seems like late celebrities having a biopic is becoming a trend and it needs to stop now.  Biopics were once something rare…


Must See: James Brown Biopic [Trailer]

The spirit of James Brown will be resurrected for his big screen biopic, Get on Up, hitting theaters this summer. The movie will give fans a comprehensive…


Set Visit: The Making Of The James Brown Biopic ‘Get On Up’

Chadwick Boseman does not have a fear of cinematic heights. Following up his critically-acclaimed performance as the great Jackie Robinson in 2013’s 42, this summer…


17 Celebrities Accused or Charged With Domestic Violence

Violence is never the answer, but somehow certain celebrities see it as their only means when they don't get there way. Throwing a…


Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis and More Shine in Official ‘Get On Up’ Trailer

We imagine filling the fictional shoes of the late James Brown is quite the challenge, but Chadwick Boseman makes it look like a…
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