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Following the success of his recently released 4:44, JAY-Z returns to his hometown of New York City to headline The Meadows Music and Arts Festival. Taking place from Friday, September 15th - Sunday, September 17th in Queens, New York,...
Despite all the accolades on his resume, none of them are as fulfilling as that of his most demanding role: fatherhood.
As a human resources professional Floyd Sartin knows a thing or two about connections with people. As the Director of Human Resources at Service Year Alliance, he is tasked with leading strategic business initiatives and managing and implementing HR...
Outside of making sure that we are represented, Oliphant’s biggest obstacle is navigating the images that his children see within his own home.
Curtis Valentine is an educator. An educator at home, for his peers, and within his community.
What’s the best way to teach your child the ABCs or the months of the year? For this dad, it's all in dance and fun.
Being a parent and a police officer— especially in today’s heightened racial climate—is extremely challenging and requires many family sacrifices. Enrique Simmons, a husband and father of three knows first-hand how difficult it is. The Washington, D.C. police officer...
It’s no doubt that intellectual curiosity, hard work and education were the essential ingredients that led to Dr. Ramsey Smith’s career path as a technology infusion manager and space scientist for NASA. And as opportunities for African Americans within...
Photographer Marc Bushelle and his wife, Janine Harper, were looking for a way to teach their young daughter Lily about importance of black women in history, so they decided to bring history to life. They created the Black Heroine's Project...
Khalid Sumner is a storyteller. As a television and film writer he has a hand in the images and portrayals that we all see on screen. But as a father, the images that his twin daughters, Aniya and Kayla,...
Panama Jackson, one half of the very popular blogging duo "Very Smart Brothas," has been keeping us entertained for nearly 10 years.  On the famed blog, Jackson provides the interwebs with his thoughts on everything from relationships to pop...
David Huntley is no stranger to hard work. In his role as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at AT&T, he’s responsible for developing policies to safeguard the privacy of customer and employee information, and ensuring compliance...
Decades ago, before being shouted out by Chris Rock at the Oscars, Odyssey Media founder and CEO Linda Spradley Dunn made her living at IBM selling large frame computers. But even while working up the ranks of her successful...
As black women continue to dominate in sports, news, politics and entertainment, it’s no surprise that they shine in beauty too. In celebration of our melanin-magic, Essence Magazine hosted its Best In Black Beauty Awards on Thursday with a bevy...
The boys of "Moonlight" will be getting their moment. Both 13-year-old Alex Hibbert and 12-year-old Jaden Piner are slated to receive keys to the city of Miami at this year's Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival. The two students from Norland Middle...
As twin daughters of entertainer and author Steve Harvey, Brandi Harvey and Karli Harvey-Raymond have made it their mission to uplift and empower women and girls. For the girls who attended the 2017 Disney Dreamers Academy (DDA) this past weekend...
Diverse journalism and communications students from universities and colleges around America came to Detroit last week to test their chops courtesy of General Motors to learn auto reporting in the most competitive environment of them all: the North American...
The Popeyes Bahamas Bowl was able to show the world why Bowl games are ‘better in The Bahamas.’
For many young professionals, going from work to glam isn't easy. But don't worry though— Avonda Turner has got you covered. Turner tells theGrio.com she really felt the need to upgrade her wardrobe when she started her professional career.  Her first thought was to...