Halle Berry can go back to feeling secure in her Hollywood Hills mansion. Her stalker has been sent to the slammer for 386 days for scaling a wall surrounding the actress’s home. Richard Franco struck a plea deal with the prosecution by pleading no contest to felony stalking with the charge of felony burglary being […]

President Obama showed off his vocal talents during a fundraising appearance at the legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem, NY on Thursday night. Singing a little snippet from Al Green’s 1972 hit, “Let’s Stay Together” what made it even more amusing was the fact that the Rev. Al Green was actually among the crowd of 1,400 […]

CNN reports that legendary singer Etta James has died. She was 73. SEE ALSO: Take The Roots Presidential Poll 17 Stars Who Shouldn’t Quit Their Day Jobs Details on her death and life are below, as reported by CNN: She died from complications from leukemia with her husband, Artis Mills, and her sons by her […]

Legendary singer, Etta James died this morning. James, who was battling leukemia for some time, succumbed to the disease after a long struggle. She is most known for her ballad “At Last.” “This is a tremendous loss for the family, her friends and fans around the world,” De Leon said. “She was a true original […]

One of the subplots in the Tuskegee Airmen-inspired action flick Red Tails is that one of the African-American pilots falls in love with an Italian woman while fighting overseas. When In Rome? Travel Guide Italy In this interview for TheUrbandaily Terrence Howard and David Oyelowo, who’s character Joe ‘Lightning’ Little falls in love with Sophia […]

Rick Ross is the latest rapper to get caught up in a paternity case where he claims he is not the father of a three-year-old boy in Georgia. Ross plans to prove his case by taking a good old fashion DNA test. Pooch, Whaloss & Likorish: How To “Talk That Talk” In Barbados “According to […]

Etta James has died, according to her longtime friend and manager, Lupe De Leon. She was 73 and had been diagnosed with leukemia in 2010.…

Despite being engaged in a lyrical battle with Drake,  Common still respects the “Take Care” rapper as an artist. In a recent interview with Rolling Stone, Common admits “I think he makes good music.” Clearly Common is remaining respectful even though he called Drizzy “Canada Dry” and said he would fight him in a boxing […]

In the latest development involving Kobe Bryant‘s divorce, estranged wife Vanessa has managed to nab all three estates in their property settlement, according to TMZ. SEE ALSO: Ex-Wife Damages Gingrich’s Campaign It was previously reported that Vanessa would be receiving the home that the couple shared and the home her mother resides in, while Kobe […]

Aaron McGruder, the creator of the comic strip and cartoon “The Boondocks” has added a new project to his resume by co-writing the George Lucas produced movie on the Tuskegee Airmen, “Red Tails.” McGruder’s “Boondocks” cartoon and comic strip was a biting satire of politics and pop culture and has caused controversy by mocking Condoleezza […]