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Nelson Mandela Day: Looking Back On The Icon’s View Of “Enemies”

Madiba's view on oppressors is one for the record books.


The Nassau Accord Ceremony & Soweto Gospel Choir Were The Caribbean Muzik Festival’s Highest Notes

The Bahamas festival acknowledged the 30th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's first international visit post-prison release.


Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Arrested For Allegedly Raping A 15 Year Old Girl

The 24-year-old is one if Nelson Mandela's 17 grandchildren.


The 25th Anniversary Of Nelson Mandela’s Prison Release Was Cause For Celebration

Today marks the 25th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from prison, and his home country of South Africa is celebrating.


Idris Elba Pays Tribute To Nelson Mandela With ‘mi Mandela’ Album

First Idris Elba played the role of fearless South African president Nelson Mandela on the silver screen titled Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom. Now, the…


Global Week: Chrisette Michele Went To South Africa And Compiled This Photo Diary

The power of music. It can traverse cultures and continents, connect people from the farthest of the world's corners. For Chrisette Michele, it's taken the…


Leonardo DiCaprio Fighting To Get Nelson Mandela Pic

Leonardo DiCaprio wants that old thing back.


New Video: CyHi The Prynce ‘Mandela’

CyHi The Prynce is back with another visual to support his current mixtape Black Hystori Project titled "Mandela." The G.O.O.D Music member…


’12 Years a Slave’ to be Added to Public High School Curriculums [Photos]

  Cinema is just one art form that can be used to not only entertain, but to educate, so we're especially excited…


Watch: Big Sean Shares Footage From His Trip To South Africa

In his latest "Weekend Recap" vlog, Big Sean shares experiences from his recent trip to Johannesburg, South Africa. While there, he performed at…


India Arie Writes An Open Letter To The Grammys: “The Bigger Losers Are All of Black Music”

If Kendrick Lamar is upset about being robbed of his Grammy award Sunday Night (Jan 26) he doesn't have to speak on it…


Idris Elba Talks Golden Globes on ‘Chelsea Lately’ [Video]

Yesterday, we got a late night chocolate fix in the form of Idris Elba, who stopped by Chelsea Lately for a chat about…


Naomie Harris Talks Playing ‘Mother Africa’ with Red Magazine [Photos]

Naomie Harris has been on our radar since her turn as a sexy Bond girl and now the British bombshell is getting Oscar…

Movies & TV

‘Mandela’ Marches Into Theaters Christmas Day

The world carried a heavy heart when iconic human rights leader Nelson Mandela passed away earlier this month. Though his legacy lives on…


New Music: Rakim Honors Nelson Mandela In ‘Madiba’

Hip hop notable Rakim paid homage to the late Nelson Mandela in his song "Madiba." The song also celebrates the release of the film Mandela:…
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