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Terayle Hill Talks the Short Film ‘A Father’s Love, Acting, ATL vs. L.A. in the Film World & More

On Sunday August 5th in Atlanta, GA, film maker/ producer Kellon Akeem hosted a private screening for his short film “A Father’s Love”.   The founder Atlanta-based Mansa Productions premiered “A Fathers Love”, at The Gathering Spot

Kanye West & Kid Cudi Perform Together at Private Event in Los Angeles: Watch

It's not every day that Kanye West and Kid Cudi perform together in an intimate setting for a small contingent fans. The Kids See Ghosts collaborators joined forces on Thursday night (Aug. 16) at a private party for creative director and YEEZY collaborator Willo

Al Sharpton on What Aretha Franklin Means to Activists: She Was 'Dedicated to Uplifting her Community'

In the wake  Aretha Franklin’s death from pancreatic cancer at age 76 on Thursday (Aug. 16), longtime friend the Rev. Al Sharpton, the president and founder the National Action Network (NAN), writes in an exclusive essay for Billboard about Franklin's

Tavis Smiley on Aretha Franklin's Humor and Companionship: 'If She Loved You, She Loved You Hard'

In the wake  Aretha Franklin’s death from pancreatic cancer at age 76 on Thursday (Aug. 16), longtime friend Tavis Smiley tells Billboard about the sides Franklin that fans didn't get to see up close: the laughter-filled dinners, the grand birthday parties and her

Avicii's Father Accepts Award on Late Son's Behalf, Thanks Fans for 'Incomprehensible' Support

Avicii's father made his first public appearance Wednesday (Aug. 15) since his son's death in April when he accepted the late artist's Swedish Rockbjörnen award for song the year in Stockholm. "Without You" was nominated and voted

Father John Misty Ramps Up 'Mr. Tillman,' Covers Gillian Welch For Spotify Singles: Listen

Father John Misty took his turn in the Spotify Singles recording booth, releasing a more upbeat version his hit single “Mr. Tillman,” as well as a stripped down cover Gillian Welch’s “Everything Is Free," on Wednesday (Aug. 15). First,

New Frankie Knuckles Mural Going Up in Chicago

Give it up to Frankie Knuckles, the Godfather House. Without his innovation and tireless work ethic, dance music culture as we know it today wouldn't exist. He helped push the sound four-on-the-floor toward funkier heights, and when

Justin Bieber's Dad Welcomes Newborn Baby Named Bay: See the Photos

Justin Bieber's father Jeremy has welcomed his newborn baby daughter Bay into the family, as the family shared Thursday (Aug. 16). Jeremy Bieber took to Instagram to share pictures him and his wife Chelsey, including a photo him dressed head-to-toe

Vigil Held at Detroit Church for Aretha Franklin

People are praying for Aretha Franklin in the Detroit church where her father was once a pastor. The special vigil at New Bethel Baptist Church began before dawn Wednesday (Aug. 15).    The prayers come one day after

Morgana King, Jazz Singer and Brando's Wife in 'The Godfather,' Dies at 87

Morgana King, the acclaimed jazz stylist who released dozens albums but is perhaps best known for portraying the wife Marlon Brando's Don Vito Corleone in the first two Godfather films, has died. She was 87. King died