Will Heath/NBCDionne Warwick is reacting to the hilarious Saturday Night Live skit, in which the late night show parodied the acclaimed singer running her own daytime talk show. The Dionne Warwick Talk Show skit, which had cast member Ego Nwodim parodying the five-time Grammy winner, repeatedly brought up the singer’s complicated relationship with Wendy Williams. The bit hadRead More →

Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty ImagesAretha Franklin‘s sons are in the process of paying off a multi-million dollar debt the late Queen of Soul accrued with the Internal Revenue Service, The Detroit Free Press reports. According to the newspaper, Franklin’s estate owed the IRS over $7.8 million in income taxes, interest and penaltiesRead More →

Paras Griffin/Getty ImagesDionne Warwick is looking back at her successful career and can credit her success to mentor Lena Horne. Speaking to Entertainment Tonight alongside Horne’s granddaughter Jenny Lumet, the “Heartbreaker” singer reflected on the woman who helped shape her career. “Lena Horne was one of my major mentors,” said Warwick, 80. “I called her Mama, sheRead More →

ABC/Eric McCandlessStevie Wonderis packing his backs and moving across the globe to West Africa, specifically Ghana, for a very important reason. Speaking with Oprah Winfrey recently, a clip that has since gained new traction, the 25-time Grammy winner explained why he’s taking his family and fleeing the country. As itRead More →

Omar Vega/Getty ImagesJust a couple weeks after the sad news that her former Supremes band mate Mary Wilson had suddenly passed away, Diana Ross has revealed that she’s recently recorded more than a dozen new songs. The Motown legend posted a message on her social media sites today that reads,Read More →

Jason Mendez/Getty ImagesOn Monday, Dionne Warwick participated in a video Q&A session with Billboard, where she answered a series of questions from Twitter fans. When asked about her recent nomination for the 2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction, Warwick says she was “thrilled” to see other Black women be nominated as well. “It’s about time for someRead More →

Courtesy of Sony MusicA new animated video for Sly & the Family Stone‘s upbeat psychedelic-soul classic “Everyday People” debuted today at the band’s official YouTube channel. The clip’s premiere is the third installment of the four-part “My Black Is” online series, a campaign launched by BET Digital in partnership withRead More →

Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImageMariah Carey says she’s “feeling inspired” — and that’s resulted in the release of a new version of her number-one hit “We Belong Together” that clocks in at just over seven minutes. Mariah teased the release of this super-long version after she debuted “Mimi’s Late Night Valentine’s Mix”Read More →

Steve Granitz/WireImageMariah Carey will be honored for something other than her singing this spring. Variety reports that Mariah will receive a special achievement award from the African-American Film Critics Association during its 12th annual AAFCA Awards in April.  Specifically, she’ll receive the Innovator Award, in recognition of the lead roleRead More →

David Becker/Getty Images for Park MGMJanet Jackson is feeling the love.  Over the weekend, the 54-year-old songstress took to Twitter to share a heartfelt message with fans.  Appearing from the neck up with a black face covering and black hat, Janet began, “I was at home just the other dayRead More →