African American News Features Hip Hop & Art, Beats and Lyrics

Hip-hop legend, Twista performed his top hits for a packed house at the Art, Beats and Lyrics event in Houston. Presented by Jack Daniel's...

2016 Golden Globe Awards

African-American News&Issues would like to congratulate Taraji P. Henson for her Golden Globe selection as the Best Performance by an Actress in a Television...

Anthony “Zin” Mills

  Houston’s music community was delivered an unbelievable blow with the announcement that Zin, aka Anthony Mills, was involved in a tragic accident that resulted...

Grammy® Nominated Songwriter and Singer Turns His ‘Pain Into Purpose’

Tracy Randall, as he Continues to Battle Terminal Cancer, is Set to Release New Single NEW YORK, (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On January 5th, 2016, Grammy...

CLOSING PROGRAMS OF THE ABOLITIONISTS AND AS SMALL AS A GIANT/BLACK LIVES MATTER EXHIBITIONS

  Houston, Texas  – The Houston Museum of African American Culture (HMAAC) announces the final month of the popular The Abolitionists: Different Eyes Seeing the...

James Prince: “Entertainment Mogul of His Region” &“Philanthropic King of His Community”

James Prince (also referred to as J. Prince) is not only credited for being the CEO of Houston-based Rap-a-Lot Records. He also has been...

Comedy Night at the Muse

When comedian/actress COCOA BROWN takes the stage, the world stands still! She exemplifies mind-blowing humor, daring drama and contemporary reality wrapped in a boundlessly...

C’mon Taye, You Better Tell Him Before White Folk Do

When William Edward Burghardt DuBois stated in his magnum opus The Souls of Black Folk that “the problem of the twentieth-century will be the...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – THANKSGIVING NIGHT

Ali Siddiq, Marcus D. Wiley, Comedian Grossmann, Dave Lawson and Juan Villareal takes the stage for the 8th Annual Jive Turkey Comedy Explosion at...

The Desperate Need for a Finishing School

In the biopic of Ralph Waldo “Petey” Greene Jr., there is a moment when he offers shocking, yet accurate, commentary about Motown’s Barry Gordy....