Bill Bellamy

Urbanworld Film Festival, American Fiction, Karen McMullen, Black films, Black directors, Black filmmakers, Black film festivals, Cord Jefferson,
From Yvonne Orji’s directorial debut to rapper RZA’s feature film, this year’s Urbanworld Film Festival aim to showcase the nuances of Black culture.
/ November 1, 2023
Jada Pinkett Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith memoir, Jada Pinkett Smith marriage, Jada and Will, Jada memoir, Jada Pinkett Smith book, Jada Pinkett Smith memoir, Jada Worthy, Jada Pinkett Smith Will Smith, Jada, are Will and Jada married?, Are Will and Jada separated?, Jada Pinkett Smith marriage rumors, Are Jada and Will Smith still married?, Jada Worthy book, Jada and Tupac, Jada Pinkett Smith Writing Black, Writing Black podcast,
As her memoir “Worthy” hits shelves, Jada Pinkett Smith tells theGrio she didn’t write it to set the record straight.
/ October 17, 2023
Amazon Prime Big Deals Day sale, Amazon October Prime Day, What to shop on Amazon Big Deals Day? What is included in the Amazon Prime October sale? Black-owned brands Amazon Prime Big Deals Day, Black-owned brands Amazon October Prime day
  From Oct. 10-11, Amazon Prime offers exclusive deals for its Big Deals Days sales event — including on Black-owned brands.  
/ October 10, 2023
Usher, Usher at Paris Fashion Week, Paris Fashion Week 2023, Black fashion, Black style,
Usher proved to be fashion’s favorite new “Boyfriend” as he took full advantage of his Paris residency falling during Paris Fashion Week.
/ October 7, 2023
Jaden Smith, Jaden Smith vegan, Black vegans, nutritious vegan diet, Black celebrity vegans, celebrity vegans, Black health and wellness,
The 25-year-old son of Will and Jada Pinkett Smith shares new photos of his fitness journey on social media.
/ October 6, 2023
Kids and money, How to teach kids about money, How to keep your kids out of debt, personal finance, budgeting, managing debt, teenagers and money, managing money, get good with money,
We’ve all dealt with debt — good and bad — but with early and easy interventions, kids can get good with money before it’s make-or-break.
/ September 19, 2023
Beautycon 2023, Beautycon Kelly Rowland, is Beautycon back? When was Beautycon 2023?Marsai Martin Beautycon, Tia Mowry Beautycon
After a four-year hiatus, Beautycon made a return to Los Angeles this past weekend, featuring Kelly Rowland, Marsai Martin and more.
/ September 18, 2023
Fashion Week, NYFW, New York Fashion Week, Spring-Summer '24, Black designers, Fashion, LaQuan Smith, Stephen Burrows, Battle of Versailles, Black in Fashion, Law Roach, Angela Bassett, Black models,
As trends emerge at New York Fashion Week, so do stars like Angela Bassett, while “The Battle of Versailles” celebrates its 50th anniversary.
/ September 13, 2023
Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week, New York Fashion Weekend, Janet Jackson, SZA, Tommy Hilfiger, Christian Siriano, Studio 189, Cardi B, Sergio Hudson, Hanifa,
Fall ’23 and Spring-Summer ‘24 collections are still hitting the Fashion Week runways, but famous faces made the front row worth watching.
/ September 11, 2023
Iconoclast dinner experience, IDE, Lowcountry cuisine, Chef Bernard Bennett, Lezli Levene Harvell, South Carolina, land loss, Montage Palmetto Bluffs, Black chefs,
The Iconoclast Dinner Experience’s “13 Million Acres” travels to South Carolina’s Lowcountry to highlight a shared history of land loss.
/ September 7, 2023
West Indian Day Parade, Caribbean carnival, Labor Day, Caribbean history, Caribbean traditions, J'Ouvert, Jab, Soca, Reggae, Caribbean culture, West Indian-Americans,
Treasured carnival traditions derived from Caribbean history now appear at New York’s annual West Indian Labor Day Parade.
/ September 4, 2023
Rest Is Resistance, the Nap Ministry, Tricia Hershey, rest as spiritual practice, Labor Day, Labor Day and relaxation,
As many of us take a much-needed break during the Labor Day weekend, Rev. Dr. Alisha Lola Jones urges us to make rest part of our ministry.
/ September 3, 2023
Potato salad, potato salad recipe, roasted sweet potato salad, sweet potatoes, sweet potato salad, cookout food, Labor Day recipes, holiday recipes, Memorial Day recipes, BBQ recipes, Fourth of July recipes,
As we approach the last holiday weekend of summer, a roasted sweet potato salad is an excellent way to usher in the flavors of fall.
/ August 30, 2023
Chloe and Halle Bailey VS Pink, Chloe and Halle Bailey Victoria secret collection, Chloe and Halle Bailey new collection
Victoria’s Secret’s latest VS Pink collaboration with Chloe and Halle Bailey “is easily wearable for every occasion.”
/ August 28, 2023
Black drinking rates, Black binge drinking rates, Black cannabis use rates, Black substance abuse, Middle-aged adults drinking more,
A new study has found that racial gaps in drinking and drug use in the country continue. 
/ August 24, 2023
Black moms who breastfeed, Black breastfeeding week, National Breastfeeding Month, the state of breastfeeding, Black breastfed babies,
Ahead of Black Breastfeeding Week, theGrio discusses the challenges and benefits with Black breastfeeding specialist Sterling Grey-Simmons.
/ August 23, 2023
Caregiving, grief, caring for elders, caring for aging parents, faith and spirituality, notes on faith,
Loss is an inevitable part of life, but how can we be more intentional in caregiving and honoring our elders while they are with us?
Drake, It's All A Blur Tour, Birkin bag, Drake gives away a Birkin, Harlem's Fashion Row, Naomi Campbell, Stevie Edwards, Tyler Mitchell, Ann Lowe, No Sesso, Black style, Black fashion, Black fashion news,
This week in Black style, Tiffany Haddish teams up with Ali Express, Naomi Campbell heads to Brazil, and a Drake fan bags a Birkin.
/ August 19, 2023
Halle Berry, menopause, Halle Berry turns 57, Halle Berry talks about menopause, Black women going through menopause, the change of life,
Ahead of her 57th birthday, Halle Berry penned an essay on aging, owning who she is, and reframing the conversation around menopause.
/ August 18, 2023
Harper's Bazaar's 2023 Icons, Harper's Bazaar's Black Icons 2023, Zaya Wade, Teyana Taylor, Angel Reese, Doja Cat,
From Teyana Taylor to Angel Reese to state representatives, Harper Bazaar’s 2023 Icons list highlights Black excellence across industries.
/ August 18, 2023
Sheryl Lee Ralph, Sheryl Lee Ralph's son engaged, Etienne Maurice, Stephanie Wash, Black weddings, Black families, Black grooms, groom's family duties, what does the groom's family pay for, wedding etiquette,
As Sheryl Lee Ralph gushes about her son’s upcoming marriage, theGrio examines traditions around the groom’s family’s involvement.
/ August 17, 2023
Curlfest, Black Hair, Black Business month, Black-owned Businesses, Curly Girl Collective, small businesses, naturalistas, natural hair, Black-Owned Beauty,
Following Curlfest 2023’s ‘bounce back,’ the five founders of the Curly Girl Collective discuss putting Black empowerment at the forefront.
/ August 17, 2023
Kristina Forest, Black romance writers, Black beach reads, Black authors, Black books, Black romance novels,
Summer days may be dwindling, but it’s always a good time for a great read by Black romance writers like Kristina Forest.
/ August 16, 2023
Travel, Black travel, traveling while Black, historic Black beach towns, Black beach getaways, Black history, Sag Harbor, Martha's Vineyard, Oak Bluffs, Bruce's Beach, Labor Day travel, summer travel, summer vacation,
From Oak Bluffs to Sag Harbor, these U.S. beach towns are both relaxing and rich in Black history and legacy.
/ August 15, 2023
Summer travel, traveling while Black, travel, Labor Day, Labor Day travel, travel hacks, how to save money on travel, holiday travel, How to budget for travel, Global Entry, TSA Precheck, personal finance,
Financial expert Jennifer Streaks shares travel tips to save time and money during the busiest Labor Day weekend to date.
/ August 14, 2023
Viral fight Alabama ; Montgomery Riverfront fight, Black August, Alabama brawl, Montgomery, Alabama, faith and spirituality,
Revs. Alisha Lola Jones and Calvin Taylor Skinner explore Black August’s themes of radical unity, faith, and collective action.
Crete, Greece, Greek isles, travel, traveling while Black, traveling to Greece, Miles Marshall Lewis,
Author, critic and avid traveler Miles Marshall Lewis discovers food, wine, and fun on Greece’s largest isle and hidden gem, Crete.
/ August 12, 2023
Alabama Riverfront fight, Folding chairs, Montgomery brawl, why is everyone talking about folding chairs, folding chair trend,
As more and more videos of the “Alabama brawl” surface, folding chairs have become a fashionable new emblem of resistance.
/ August 10, 2023
Wegovy, Ozempic, weight loss drugs, semaglutide, obesity, Black people and obesity, Black influencers, Medicare and weight-loss drugs, Novo Nordisk, Black health, weight loss and Black people, weight loss drugs and Black people, Roland Martin,
Novo Nordisk, maker of Wegovy and Ozempic, has partnered with influential Black Americans to push Medicare to cover weight loss drugs.
Wegovy, Wegovy reduces heart attack and strokes, weight loss drugs, obesity drugs, Black heart disease rates,
As more benefits to weight loss and diabetes management drugs appear, will insurers and employers start taking them more seriously?
/ August 8, 2023
Flu season, COVID-19, COVID surge, RSV, vaccines, booster shots, flu season 2023,
We break down the various viruses health officials are currently warning against and the vaccines that can help prevent infection.
/ August 7, 2023
Black Women's Equal Pay Day, Black women, pay disparity, gender wage gap, pay gap, Black working women, Black church, faith and spirituality, Notes on Faith,
Reflecting on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, Rev. Dr. Alisha Lola Jones discusses the consistent devaluation of Black women’s work.
/ August 6, 2023
Vivian Ayers Allen, Debbie Allen, Phylicia Rashad, Andrew Arthur Allen Jr., Vivian Ayers Allen turns 100, Black writers, Black famous mothers,
Vivian Ayers Allen’s famous daughters and family celebrate the Pulitzer Prize nominee’s 100th birthday.
/ August 4, 2023
Jennifer Hudson son, Jennifer Hudson on raising a Black son, Jennifer Hudson David Daniel Otunga Jr.
Jennifer Hudson shares the “many layers” her son has to learn and the importance of helping him understand his place in history.
/ August 4, 2023
Dwyane Wade mental fog, how to stop brain fog, tips for brain fog, impacts of brain fog, what is brain fog
The retired NBA star recently opened up about experiencing energy-draining “brain fog.” Here’s how to navigate the haze.
/ August 4, 2023
"The Terminal List" Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals
Clark, born with caudal regression syndrome, earned a standing ovation from the ‘America’s Got Talent’ audience and the show’s judges.
/ August 3, 2023
Normani, Black Business Month, 2023 Black Business Month, Buy From A Black Woman Inspire Tour H&M, Normani Buy from a Black Woman tour, 15 percent pledge Nordstrom pop up shop
For Black Business Month, Normani promotes buying from Black women while Nordstrom and the 15 Percent Plege announce Black-owned pop-up shops.
/ August 3, 2023
2023 tax-free weekend, when is tax-free weekend, tax-free weekend back to school, back to school shopping, 2023 sales tax holiday, when is my states tax free weekend?
Shop smart this back-to-school season with the help of tax-free holidays. Here’s everything you need to know for each state.
/ August 3, 2023
Stevie Wonder
In recognition of the 50th anniversary of Stevie Wonder’s landmark album, “Innervisions,” theGrio examines its bleak but eloquent lyrics.
/ August 3, 2023
S.T.E.M., The Rise: Color of S.T.E.M., HBCUs and S.T.E.M., Black S.T.E.M. students, Black women in S.T.E.M., Virginia State University, theGrio
Blaise Davenport is a recent graduate from VSU, where she majored in  computer information systems and minored in cybersecurity and forensics. 
/ August 3, 2023
In honor of hip-hop turning 50, six of the genre’s most iconic rappers cover Men’s Health magazine.
/ August 2, 2023
San Francisco, Chinatown, Japantown, San Francisco Chinese, Asian-Americans, Asian food, Asians in San Francisco, Chinese food, Japanese food, Japanese-Americans, Chinese-Americans, Travel, Traveling Black, Noel Cymone Walker,
In the latest episode of “Traveling Black,” Noel Cymone Walker visits the Golden Gate City and the Asian cultural epicenters of Chinatown and Japantown.
/ August 2, 2023
Gabrielle Union Dwyane Wade family, why Gabrielle Union Dwyane Wade moved, how Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade raise their kids, Gabrielle Union Dwyane Wade Zaya, Gabrielle Union Dwyane Wade Kaavia
Determined to find a place for daughter Zaya Wade to be herself freely, Wade and Union discuss moving from Florida to California.
/ August 2, 2023
Hair relaxers, hair relaxers and cancer, Black hair, hair straighteners, dangers of chemical hair straighteners, hair chemicals,
As chemical hair straighteners are increasingly linked to breast and reproductive cancers, Black women confront long-held beauty standards.
/ August 2, 2023
Texas A&M is reportedly working on a settlement with esteemed journalist Kathleen McElroy following her failed hiring attempt.
/ August 1, 2023
How to lower cancer risks, lifestyle exercise, exercise cancer
Recent study shows that lowering cancer risk is easier and takes less time than we thought. All it takes is 60 seconds!
/ August 1, 2023
Exhale app, Black app developer, Black meditation app, Black breath-work app, Katara McCarthy, Black woman app developer, Black meditation, Black women's mental health, Black women's health and wellness,
Founded by Black female app developer Katara McCarty, the Exhale breathwork and meditation app prioritizes the Black experience.
/ July 31, 2023
When not to use your debit card, debit card, personal finance, avoid debit card scammers, keep debit cards safe, Jennifer Streaks,
You work hard for your money — so don’t let your debit card make it easy for scammers to steal your earnings and information.
/ July 31, 2023
Keke Palmer blonde, Keke Palmer style, Keke Palmer hairstyles, Keke Palmer fashion
“That time I went blonde,” says polymath Keke Palmer, showing off a platinum blonde hairstyle on social media.
/ July 31, 2023
Chrissy Teigen, John Legend home, Chrissy Teigen John Legend AD cover
This week in style, Byron Lars revisits Black Barbie, Saucy Santana joins Thread Beauty, Pat McGrath Labs joins Ulta and more.
/ July 29, 2023
Martin Luther King Jr., "I Have a Dream" speech, March on Washington, civil rights movement, MLK, Dr, King speech,
A commemorative edition of ‘I Have a Dream’ will be published in tandem with the 60th anniversary of the March on Washington.
/ July 28, 2023
Masters of the Game, HOORAE, Issa Rae, Hoorae Team, Black Hollywood,
Season Two of “Masters of the Game” continues with HOORAE, led by six industry innovators hand-picked to run Issa Rae’s growing media empire.
/ July 28, 2023
Black women's pay equity, Black Women's Equal Pay Day, the state of Black Millennial moms, Black motherhood, Dr. Brandale Cox,
Howard University Professor Dr. Brandale Cox, who conducted “The Millennial Motherhood Experience” study, discusses the state of Black millennial motherhood with theGrio.
/ July 27, 2023
Beyoncé tour fashion, Renaissance Tour, Pharrell Williams, Louis Vuitton, madame tussauds, Tiffany & Co. X Beyoncé,
From glamorous tour stops to Madame Tussauds to Tiffany & Co., Beyoncé is all the buzz right now.
/ July 27, 2023
Black Women's Equal Pay Day, Black women, Black working women, Black women pay equality, pay equity, gender pay equality,
In 2023, Black women still make 67 cents for each dollar most white men make — but we’re not powerless in reclaiming our time and pay.
/ July 27, 2023
The Rise: Color of S.T.E.M., S.T.E.M students, S.T.E.M. and HBCUs, Howard University, architecture, S.T.E.M. and architecture, HBCU students, Black S.T.E.M. students, Joi Wood,
Joe Wood is a Howard University architecture major with a passion for designing sustainable and safer communities for the future.
/ July 27, 2023
2023 Black Women's Equal Pay Day, Black Women's Equal Pay Day, Black women wages, Black women wage discrimination, Black women pay discrimination, Black women working
This year, 2023 Black Women’s Equal Pay Day coincides with the 60th anniversary of the Equal Pay Act and the March on Washington.
/ July 27, 2023
Afida Turner, Ronnie Turner, Tina Turner, IVF,
The wife of Tina Turner’s late son Ronnie is opening up in the aftermath of losing both Ronnie and Tina Turner six months apart.
/ July 26, 2023
Tupac Shakur ring auction, Tupac Shakur 1996 ring, Tupac Shakur 1996 MTV Video Music Awards, Tupac Shakur jewelry auction
A ring designed and worn by Tupac during his last public appearance set a new record as the most valuable hip-hop artifact sold at auction.
/ July 26, 2023
8 habits that can extend lifespan by 24 years, how to better your life, lifestyle change, tips to extend lifespan
 Want to live longer and healthier? A recent study found that eight simple lifestyle changes can add up to 24 years to your lifespan.
/ July 26, 2023
Ari Lennox, Ari Lennox is sober, sobriety, Black women on sobriety, famous Black sober singers,
“I like waking up with no hangover or embarrassment,” the R&B singer shared in a post detailing her journey with sobriety.
/ July 26, 2023
Tiffany Haddish miscarriage, Tiffany Haddish fertility, Tiffany Haddish Common breakup, Tiffany Haddish
Actress and comedian Tiffany Haddish shares her fertility journey, explaining why she kept her eight miscarriages private.
/ July 25, 2023
Issa Rae, Barbie, Barbie movie, Barbie movie diverse, Barbie movie inclusive, body positivity, Ivy Park,
‘Barbie’ movie star Issa Rae opens up about the inclusivity in the film’s cast.
/ July 25, 2023
Joel Embiid, Trae Young, Joel Embiid wedding, Trae Young wedding, Anne de Paula, Shelby Miller, NBA weddings, Black weddings, Black celebrity weddings, destination weddings,
Joel Embiid weds Anne de Paula in the Hamptons while Trae Young marries college sweetheart in the Bahamas.
/ July 25, 2023
Notes on Faith, Carlee Russell, prodigal son, faith and spirituality, Rev. Alisha Lola Jones, Rev. Calvin Skinner, missing Black people, missing Black women,
After a week of mixed emotions, Revs. Alisha Lola Jones and Calvin Taylor Skinner reflect on Carlee Russell through a faith-based lens.
Beyoncé tour fashion, Renaissance Tour, Pharrell Williams, Louis Vuitton, madame tussauds, Tiffany & Co. X Beyoncé,
This week in style, the Bronx Bubble Jacket makes a comeback, Grace Wales Bonner at the MoMA, a new book on Cicely Tyson’s style, and more.
/ July 22, 2023
Kev On Stage, Kevin Fredericks, Kev On Stage apologizes, Black plus size cosplayer, Black cosplay, Black man apologizes to Black woman, Black toxic masculinity, cancel culture, MidnightPursona,
Called out for an old video mocking a plus-size Black cosplayer, YouTuber Kev On Stage apologized just as loudly as he initially offended.
/ July 21, 2023
Ketanji Brown Jackson Delta Sigma Theta, Rashida Jones Delta Sigma Theta, Deborah Lee Delta Sigma Theta, Tameka Catchings Delta Sigma Theta, Delta Sigma Theta 2023 Honorary members,
“Divine Nine” organization Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. announced its 2023 honorary members, featuring Justice Kentanji Brown Jackson…
/ July 21, 2023
S.T.E.M., The Rise: Color of S.T.E.M., HBCUs and S.T.E.M., Black S.T.E.M. students, Black women in S.T.E.M., Virginia State University, theGrio
Virginia State University alum Joy Watson talks about how a passion for math and attending an HBCU fueled her career in a S.T.E.M. field.
/ July 20, 2023
Heat wave, what not to do during a heat wave, how to stay safe during a heat wave, heat wave safety,
Record-breaking heat waves are rising around the world and the country. Here are eight ways to beat the heat.
/ July 19, 2023
Andre Leon Talley auction, Andre Leon Talley estate sale, Andre Leon Talley wardrobe sale, Andre Leon Talley Stairs Gallery auction
This fall, Stair Galleries in Hudson, New York, is hosting an auction of André Leon Talley’s fashions, books, furniture, and more.
/ July 19, 2023
Snoop Dogg, E-40, Snoop and E-40's cookbook, Snoop and E-40 Collaborate, Broadus Foods, Lumpia, Snoop Dogg presents Goon with the Spoon, Black cookbooks, Black cooking,
Rappers Snoop Dogg and E-40 celebrate decades of friendship and their shared passion for food in new cookbook “Goon with the Spoon.”
/ July 18, 2023
Bishop O.C. Allen and Rashad Burgess, Bishop Oliver Clyde Allen III and Rashad Burgess wedding, LGBTQ+ wedding
Bishop O.C. Allen and Rashad Burgess married 20 years ago before same-sex marriage was legal. Recently, the two renewed their vows in a lavish ceremony.
/ July 18, 2023
Kelly Rowland, Beyonce, Beyonce pregnancy, friendship boundaries, Renaissance World Tour
12 years later, Kelly Rowland is still remorseful for accidentally revealing the gender of Beyonce’s first child to the world.
/ July 18, 2023
Simone Biles, 2023 U.S. Classic, Simone Biles mental health, Simone Biles withdraws from Olympics, Simone Biles returning to gymnastics, Black mental health, Minority Mental Health Month,
As she prepares to return to competing, Simone Biles opened up about her current mental health journey with fans on social media.
/ July 18, 2023
AI and faith, AI and church, Should churches use AI, AI, artificial intelligence, AI in worship, Notes on Faith,
As AI becomes more ubiquitous in our professional and personal lives, what role should artificial intelligence have in our faith and worship?
Breathwork, Black breathwork coach, Black breathwork guru, Zee Clarke, psychedelic breathwork, Black mental health, Minority Mental Health Month,
During Minority Mental Health Month, Black breathwork coach Zee Clarke sits down with theGrio to discuss the benefits of breathwork for Black people. 
/ July 15, 2023
Lori Harvey, PrettyLittleThing, Mielle Organics, CB2's Black Design Collective, Converse x GOLF le FLEUR, Chanel Iman, Zaya Wade, Sephoria, John Legend, Black fashion, Black style, Black beauty, Black skincare,
In this week’s Style Guide, Chanel Iman bumps down the runway, CB2 introduces its Black Design Collective, and more.
/ July 15, 2023
Sunny Hostin crop top, Sunny Hostin daughter, Paloma Hostin, The View
In a segment on “The View,” co-host Sunny Hostin revealed why she discourages her daughter from wearing crop tops
/ July 13, 2023
Naomi Osaka baby name, Naomi Osaka daughter, Naomi Osaka baby, Cordae, Naomi Osaka, Shai, celebrity baby names, celebrity baby name trends, Naomi Osaka gives birth, Black celebrity kids, Black celebrity moms, Black celebrity dads, Black pro tennis players,
Tennis champion Naomi Osaka and her longtime boyfriend, rapper Cordae, recently welcomed their first child, a baby girl.
/ July 13, 2023
Lebron James Espys, Savannah James Espys, 2023 Espys, 2023 Espy Awards, 2023 ESPYS, 2023 ESPYS red carpet, 2023 Espys fashion
In an evening celebrating exceptional moments in sports, stars flexed their fashion muscles on the 2023 ESPY red carpet.
/ July 13, 2023
Keke Palmer Darius Jackson, Keke Palmer boyfriend, Keke Palmer boyfriend perfect standard, Keke Palmer podcast, Keke Palmer usher drama
Just before his public disapproval of Keke Palmer’s postpartum fashion choices, Darius Jackson shared his views…
/ July 12, 2023
Issa Rae, Barbie movie, Barbie, Black Barbies, sex-ed, Black girls playing with Barbies, Black girlhood,
Ahead of the “Barbie” movie, Issa Rae divulges how playing with Barbie dolls in childhood impacted her as a storyteller.
/ July 12, 2023
Back to school costs, Black families, Biden Administration childcare cap, Back to school shopping,
Inflation, cost of living, and childcare costs are all up. This school year, does the Biden Adminstration have a solution?
/ July 12, 2023
Ayesha Curry skincare, Sweet July Skin, Ayesha Curry Sweet July Skin, Ayesha Curry Sweet July
Ayesha Curry celebrates her Jamaican heritage while reminding us less is more with the launch of a clean skincare line, Sweet July Skin.
/ July 12, 2023
Barbie movie, Barbie movie Issa Rae, Barbie pink, Barbiecore, Barbie lifestyle, Barbie pink Black girl, Barbie pink trend, soft life Black women
Barbie-mania is taking over Hollywood and the fashion industry alike — but is there really a “Barbie World” for Black women?
/ July 11, 2023
Naomi Osaka baby, Naomi Osaka gives birth, Naomi Osaka daughter, Naomi Osaka a mom, Cordae, Naomi Osaka pregnant, Black celebrity moms, Black female professional tennis players,
Tennis champion and mental health advocate Osaka first announced she and Cordae were expecting in January.
/ July 11, 2023
Gabrielle Union thong bikini, Gabrielle union claps back, Gabrielle Union fashion, Gabrielle Union age, Gabrielle Union The Perfect Find
Gabrielle Union shuts down haters who say she’s too old to wear bikinis or thongs as she continues to make a statement with her style.
/ July 11, 2023
Amazon Prime Day, Black-owned brands on Amazon, Black-owned brands, Pattern Beauty, Mielle, Be Rooted, Mented, Partake, BLK & BOLD coffee, Ayesha Curry,
Many Black-owned brands have deals during the annual sale event for Amazon Prime members running July 11 through July 12.
/ July 11, 2023
Common cooking mistakes, safe cooking, cooking, kitchen mistakes, knife skills, cooking meat, cooking with yeast, salting food, over-salting food, fixing over-salted food, fixing cooking mistakes,
We all make mistakes in the kitchen, but avoiding these common errors will make your cooking adventure much smoother.
/ July 11, 2023
Da Brat, Da Brat has baby, Jesseca "Judy" Harris-Dupart, Black queer mothers, Famous Black LGBTQ+, Black women and IVF,
Da Brat and wife Jesseca “Judy” Harris-Dupart endured scrutiny and shed light on the realities of IVF for Black women. 
/ July 10, 2023
Tracy Chapman, Jeffrey LaValley, Fast Car, Luke Combs, Revelations 19:1, Ye, Maverick City, gospel music, country music, faith and spirituality, Notes on faith,
Tracy Chapman’s return to the top of the music charts and Jeffrey LaValley’s enduring gospel classic remind us transcendence has no time limit.
Blerdcon 2023, Blerds, Black Nerd Convention, Black Nerds, Black cosplayers, Black cosplay, Crystal City Virginia, Hyatt Regency, Hilton George, Cree Summer, Rachel True
Uniting Black cosplayers, anime lovers, gamers, Black nerds and more, the 7th annual Blerdcon kicked things off Friday in Crystal City, Va.
/ July 8, 2023
Pizza, pizza-making, pizza recipe, homemade pizza, recipes, foodies, home cooks, how to make pizza,
With the price of pizza escalating, you can make the pies at home yourself and save yourself some dough by getting a few ingredients.
/ July 7, 2023
Keke Palmer style, Keke Palmer maternal style, Keke Palmer outfits, maternal style
Keke Palmer has always been the internet’s favorite homegirl, and since having a baby, she’s been serving nothing but looks.
/ July 7, 2023
Tipping, When to tip, When you don't have to tip, is tipping required, Black people and tipping, the service industry,
With inflation and “tipflation” on the rise, experts weigh in on when tipping isn’t customary and how much.
/ July 6, 2023
Alzheimer’s Disease, dementia, Leqembi, lecanemab, Alzheimer’s drug, Alzheimer’s treatment,
Black patients and other minorities tend to be diagnosed at later stages of Alzheimer’s, but few Black people were included in the main trial of the drug.
Generative A.I., Black people and A.I., A.I. racial basis, A.I racist, Black artists, OpenAI,
A.I. companies pledge to course correct and increase the diversity of their tools. 
/ July 5, 2023
Sir David Adjaye, Sir David Adjaye allegations, Black architects, architect of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, sexual assault allegations, Black women and sexual assault,
Three Black female former employees of Adjaye have alleged sexual abuse and misconduct, among other claims.
/ July 5, 2023
Bill de Blasio marriage, Bill de Blasio wife seperating, Bill de Blasio and Chirlane McCray, Bill de Blasio and Chirlane McCray separation
Former New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife will reportedly be dating other people without divorcing or living apart.
/ July 5, 2023
Black maternal health, pre-eclampsia Black women, pre-eclampsia blood test,
As one of the leading causes of pregnancy complications, a newly approved blood test hopes to identify preeclampsia and alleviate risks.
/ July 5, 2023
Afrobeats, Afrobeats music, Black Music Month, Afrobeat Fela Kuti, Afrobeats evolution, Afrobeats Black diaspora
As America celebrates its independence, learn how the resounding rhythms of Afrobeats continue to connect Black people worldwide. 
/ July 4, 2023
Blerdcon, Blerds, Black nerd convention, Hilton Geroge, "Fae," Black fae characters, Black fantasy-horror characters, Black fantasy characters, Black superheros, Black culture, Black nerds,
Blerdcon is returning with a “Fae’d to Black” theme with panels featuring Cree Summer, Rachel True, and more.
/ July 4, 2023
Black Twitter, Elon Musk Twitter, Twitter limit, Black Twitter Spill, Black Twitter great migration
Since Elon Musk announced more Twitter sanctions, many Black Twitter users have turned to the new Black-owned social media platform, Spill.
/ July 3, 2023
Steve and Marjorie Harvey marriage, Steve and Marjorie Harvey anniversary, Steve Harvey marriage, Steve Harvey, Marjorie Harvey, Black celebrity couples, Black famous couples, Black wedding anniversaries, Lake Como, Italy,
Still going strong,’ Steve and Marjorie Harvey celebrate 16 years of marriage in style. The couple has jet-setted to Lake Como, Italy, to celebrate.
/ July 3, 2023
Black-owned wedding gift ideas, Black owned wedding registry ideas, Black-owned wedding gifts
Whether you’re building a registry or uncertain about what to gift, these Black-owned brands make the perfect wedding gifts.
/ July 2, 2023
Rev. Jeremiah Wright, Black prophetic voice, affirmative action, faith and spirituality, Frederick Douglass, American racisim, systemic racism,
In pressing times like these, Rev. Calvin Taylor Skinner reflects on how the Black prophetic voice continues to provide guidance. 
good debt, bad debt, credit card debt, loans, managing debt,
Not all debt is created equal; “bad debt” doesn’t provide any growth value, accumulates high interest — and can take years to pay off.
/ July 1, 2023
Vice President Kamala Harris, Keke Palmer, Kamala Harris' hair, silk press, Beyoncé, Blair Underwood, Alicia Keys, Prince Gyasi, Essence Festival 2023,
In this week’s Style Guide, a Beyoncé fan scores her $53K pair of sunglasses; we catch up with Essence Fest and more.
/ July 1, 2023
Masters of the Game, Jesse Collins, Producer Jesse Collins, the Grammys, Golden Globes,
From the Grammys to Rihanna’s Super Bowl Halftime reveal, Jesse Collins retraces his producing mastery with theGrio.
/ June 30, 2023
Dwyane Wade, Dwyane Wade on Zaya Wade, Dwyane Wade on parenting, Black toxic masculinity, Black fathers, Black celebrity fathers,
The NBA star and father of four opens up further about the journey to embracing daughter Zaya’s gender. 
/ June 30, 2023
Naomi Campbell, Naomi Campbell son, Naomi Campbell children, Black celebrity moms, Black celebrity moms over 40, moms over 40, Black motherhood,
The model announced the birth of her son and reminded the world that it’s never too late to become a parent.
/ June 30, 2023
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation WorthIt, HRCF WorthIt, LGBTQ+ financial support, LGBTQ+ wealth gap, LGBTQ+ financial wellness, LGBTQ+ financial resources, LGBTQ+ finacial support, resources for LGBTQ+ Pride Month 2023
The new platform, “WorthIt” provides community-focused tools for economic wellness to combat economic injustice in the LGBTQ+ community
/ June 30, 2023
gender and fashion, gender-fluid fashion, Black gender-fluid style, Black gender-fluid, Black non-binary, Black LGBTQ+, Black fashion, Black style,
As Pride month winds down, theGrio discusses fashion’s role in expressing gender and sexuality.
/ June 29, 2023
Jada Pinkett Smith memoir, Jada Pinkett-Smith Worthy book, Jada Pinkett Smith book Worthy, Jada Pinkett Smith Red Table Talk
Jada Pinkett Smith is ready to dispel rumors in her upcoming memoir entitled “Worthy” and promises a return of “Red Table Talk.”
/ June 29, 2023
Chrissy Teigen, John Legend, Chrissy Teigen children, John Legend children, Black celebrity children, Black celebrity fathers, IVF, surrogacy,
Teigen shared the couple’s surrogacy journey as she introduced their fourth child, newborn son Wren Alexander Stephens.
/ June 29, 2023
Visit these destinations to experience and understand the enduring power, prevalence, and history of Black house music.
/ June 25, 2023
Black LGBTQ+ books, Black queer books, Pride Month, Black LGBTQ+ authors, Black books, LGBTQ+ authors, LGBTQ+ books, Black memoirs, Samantha Irby, Gina Yashere, R.K. Russell, Ty Hunter,
From memoirs to historical fiction to hilarious essays, these Black LGBTQ+ authors have penned books that resonate well beyond Pride Month. 
/ June 25, 2023
Gospel music, "God, Gays & Gospel", LGBTQ+ in gospel, LGBTQ+ and Christianity, COGIC LGBTQ+, Bishop Yvette Flunder, Sylvester, Tim Dillinger, LGBTQ+ Pentecostal, Black Music, Black Music Month, Pride Month, COGIC,
For Pride Month and Black Music Month, Dr. Alisha Lola Jones reflects on truths about gospel music shared in ‘God, Gays, and the Gospel.’
/ June 25, 2023
Rihanna Savage x Fenty CEO, Rihanna CEO, Rihanna Fenty CEO, Nikki Ogunnaike, Marie Claire, Lori Harvey, Solange,
This week in style, Lori Harvey saddles up for Good American, Solange debuts glassware, African fashion enters the Brooklyn Museum and more.
/ June 24, 2023
Cardi B, Kulture, Offset, Wave, Cardi B's daughter, Cardi B children, Offset children, Black celebrity parents, Black celebrity children,
An emotional Cardi B shared her feelings about the early milestone in her daughter Kulture’s life in a series of Instagram posts.
/ June 23, 2023
Jordyn Woods Paris Men's Fashion Week, Jordyn Woods 2023 Paris Men's Fashion Week, Jordyn Woods, Karl-Anthony Towns
In an exclusive interview with theGrio, Jordyn Woods reflects on Paris Men’s Fashion Week, personal style, and gender fluidity in fashion.
/ June 23, 2023
Laurie Underwood, Laury Bridal, Project Runway, Black bridal designer, Black wedding dress designer, Black bride, Black bridal style, Black bridal fashion, Black-owned business, Black-owned wedding vendor, Black fashion, Black style,
Chicago-based bridal designer Laurie Underwood of Laury Bride opens up to theGrio about life as a Black designer in the wedding industry.
/ June 23, 2023
locs on air, natural hair journey, loc journey, Akilah Davis, Juneteenth , Hair liberation, reporters with locs, natural hair on air
After years of wearing a wig during telecasts, journalist Akilah Davis revealed her locs — and hopes to inspire other Black women and girls.
/ June 22, 2023
Tia Mowry, Cory Hardrict, Tia Mowry Cory Hardrict divorice, Tia Mowry children, Cory Hardrict children, Black co-parenting,
After announcing the end of their 14-year marriage, Mowry and Hardrict’s divorce agreement outlines their co-parenting ground rules.
/ June 22, 2023
Louis Vuitton, Pharrell Williams, Paris Fashion Week, Black designers, Pharrell LV, Louis Vuitton Men, Rihanna, Beyoncé, Zendaya, Fashion, style, Celebrity Style,
As Paris Fashion Week kicks off, Pharrell Williams’ first collection for Louis Vuitton Men was a star-studded success.
/ June 21, 2023
HBCU PrEP Ambassador Program, HBCU HIV prevention, Black HIV prevention, Black people with HIV, PrEP, The Human Rights Campaign, HBCUs, Historically Black Colleges and Universities, HIV prevention at HBCUs, Pride Month, Black LGBTQ, Black sexual health,
The Human Rights Campaign chats with theGrio about fighting HIV with the HBCU-based PrEP Peer Educator program.
/ June 21, 2023
Beyoncé, Renaissance Tour, Juneteenth, Beyoncé Renaissance tour wardrobe, Renaissance tour wardrobe, Black designers, Beyoncé Black designers, Ivy Park, Balmain, LaQuan Smith,
Beyoncé wears Feben, Off-White, LaQuan Smith, and more during Renaissance Tour stop in Amsterdam.
/ June 20, 2023
Carlotta Walls LaNier, Little Rock Nine, Brown v. Board of Education, A Mighty Long Way, civil rights, Black history, school segregation, education,
Carlotta Walls LaNier, the youngest member of the Little Rock Nine, shares her memories, the necessity for a young readers’ adaption of her memoir, and more.
/ June 19, 2023
Charles Suitt, 13A, Simon & Schuster, Patti LaBelle, Universal Records, Black Books, entrepreneurship, Black entrepreneurs, Patti LaBelle sweet potato pie, Black fatherhood, Black generational wealth,
Charles Suitt’s career is as compelling as the books he publishes at Simon & Schuster imprint 13A. Now, he’s paying it forward.
/ June 18, 2023
Juneteenth 2023, juneteenth books, juneteenth book list, Juneteenth books, Juneteenth children books
From children’s books to historical nonfiction, unlock the power of Black history and storytelling this Juneteenth.
/ June 17, 2023
Baby Phat, 50th anniversary of hip-hop, Juneteenth, April Walker, Walker Wear, Black fashion, Black style,
In this week’s Style Guide, Lil Nas X and Coach make dreams come true,, Sephora’s new Accelerate cohort, and more.
/ June 17, 2023
Father's Day, Black fathers, Black dads, Black fatherhood, Books, books on Black fatherhood, Books for Black fathers,
Father’s Day may be his day, but these books demonstrate that Black fatherhood deserves to be celebrated and supported year-round.
/ June 16, 2023
Rihanna Louis Vuitton, Pharrell Louis Vuitton, Pharrell Rihanna, Pharrell Paris Fashion Week
Pharrell Williams sets the tone for his new role as creative director of Louis Vuitton Men with a new campaign featuring Rihanna.
/ June 16, 2023
Lizzo SZA, Lizzo fat-shaming, Lizzo Special 2Our,
SZA calls out social media users for their relentless hate and fat-shaming toward fellow Grammy-award-winning star Lizzo.
/ June 15, 2023
Black celebrity dads, Black celebrity fathers, Black famous children, Black dads, Black fathers, Father's Day,
In celebration of a new edition of “Father Noir,” theGrio rounds up our favorite Black celebrity dad moments, from Barack Obama to Offset.
/ June 15, 2023
Food allergies, Black people with food allergies, Black adults with food allergies, Black children with food allergies, Black health and wellness,
According to a new study, the rate of food allergies among Black people ties with the rate for Hispanics and Asians a close second.
/ June 15, 2023
Timberland 50 years, Timberland hip-hop, Timberland 50 years of hip-hop, hip-hop 50th anniversary, Timberland 50th anniversary, Timberland hip-hop 50th anniversary
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of hip-hop, Timberland is paying tribute not just to the music but also to its vibrant culture.
/ June 15, 2023
How to celebrate Juneteenth, Juneteenth 2023, Black Liberation Day, Emancipation Day, Black Independence Day, Jubilee Day,
Juneteenth has long been celebrated, but now, even more have the chance to enjoy the day. 
/ June 14, 2023
Destination weddings, Black destination weddings, Black weddings, Black bride, Black beach bride, Black groom,
Getting married? Destination weddings are on the rise — and they aren’t just happening abroad.
/ June 14, 2023
Keke Palmer breast milk, Keke Palmer son, Keke Palmer mother, Keke Palmer motherhood
“Big Boss Keke” Palmer recounts a recent traveling experience where a Houston airport allegedly threatened to throw out her breast milk.
/ June 14, 2023
Slutty Vegan, Pinky Cole, Dave's Cheesestakes, Derrick Hayes, Black weddings, Black brides, Brides with braids, Brides with locs, Black style,
The Slutty Vegan chain founder gave the public a glimpse of her glamorous upscale nuptials, held at Atlanta’s St. Regis Hotel on June 10.
/ June 13, 2023
Gabrielle Union Dwyane Wade marriage, Gabrielle Union 50/50, Dwyane Wade 50/50, Wade-Union relationship
Retired NBA star Dwyane Wade breaks down the 50/50 controversy sparked by his wife, Gabrielle Union, and the couple’s stance on prenups.
/ June 13, 2023
2023 Tony Awards, Tony Awards, Red Carpet, Black Theater, Celebrity Style, Tonys,
Amid a history-making Tony Awards, major style statements were also being made on the event’s red carpet.
/ June 12, 2023
Trailblazer Kathryn Bostic is the first African-American female score composer to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
/ June 8, 2023
Hilltop Coffee & Kitchen in Los Angeles invigorates the Black community with diversity and quality.
/ June 8, 2023
TheGrio is kicking off Black Music Month with “High Frequency,” our celebration of trailblazing Black Women in music.
/ June 1, 2023
A Taste of Chocolate, Black-Owned Restaurants, Black Restaurants LA, Los Angeles, Mel's Fish Shack, Black Businesses,
Continuing her late father’s legacy, Mel’s Fish Shack owner Georgette Powell is catering to the tastebuds and future of her community.
/ May 31, 2023
SuperFest, Byron Allen Presents the Comedy & Music Superfest, variety show, Memorial Day entertainment, Loni Love, Toni Braxton, Byron Allen,
From poignant moments to big laughs, “Byron Allen Presents the Comedy & Music SuperFest” is an event not to be missed.
/ May 29, 2023
SuperFest, Byron Allen Presents the Comedy & Music Superfest, variety show, Memorial Day entertainment, Roy Wood, Jr., Howie Mandel, Byron Allen,
Inspired by variety shows of the past, Byron Allen brings music and comedy legends to the stage for his SuperFest, airing on Memorial Day.
/ May 28, 2023
Notes on Faith, mental health, Dear Culture, Panama Jackson, therapy, faith-based therapy, Christianity, spirituality, mental illness, veterans' mental health, mental health and faith, therapy and faith, theGrio
Have Jesus and a therapist too. Revs. Dr. Alisha Lola Jones and Calvin Taylor Skinner discuss harmony between the divine and the therapeutic.
SuperFest, Byron Allen Presents the Comedy & Music Superfest, variety show, Memorial Day entertainment, Roy Wood, Jr., Howie Mandel, Byron Allen,
A star-studded cast headlines “Byron Allen Presents the Comedy & Music SuperFest,” airing on theGrio Cable Network on Monday, May 29.
/ May 27, 2023
Viola Davis, Cannes Film Festival, Black galas, 2023 Cannes Film Festival, red carpet looks, Black stars at Cannes Film Festival, Queen Latifah, Chloe Bailey, Janelle Monáe,
This week in style, Target responds to Pride Month backlash, Black gala glam, Janelle Monae’s newfound liberation, and more.
/ May 27, 2023
Masters of the Game, Mona Scott-Young, theGrio TV, Love & Hip Hop,
Manager and producer Mona Scott-Young retraces her path through the entertainment industry in conversation with “Masters of the Game.”
/ May 26, 2023
Carnival, St. Thomas, Caribbean Carnival, St. Thomas Carnival, J'ouvert,
Carnival returned to St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, in full force this spring, and we’ve got tips for festival season newbies.
/ May 26, 2023
SuperFest, Byron Allen Presents the Comedy & Music SuperFest, variety show, Byron Allen, Tommy Davidson, Cedric The Entertainer,
The star-studded “Byron Allen Presents the Comedy & Music SuperFest’”re-airs Sunday, May 29, on theGrio Cable Network.
/ May 26, 2023
Da Brat, Da Brat pregnant, Da Brat baby shower, Da Brat pregnancy, Brat Loves Judy
Da Brat and Judy celebrated their “lil minion” set to arrive later this year in a baby shower full of love
/ May 24, 2023
A Taste of Chocolate, Los Angeles, Black-owned restaurants, Black-owned businesses, LA restaurants, Ethiopian foos, Rosalind's Los Angeles,
Fekere Gebre-Mariam is a founder of Los Angeles’ Little Ethiopia; this week, “A Taste of Chocolate” visits his restaurant, Rosalind’s.
/ May 24, 2023
Summer travel, travel n a budget, travel deals, summer vacation, vaction deals,
Hoping to travel this summer on a budget? With a few helpful tips, price increases don’t have to derail your vacation plans.
/ May 21, 2023
Notes on Faith, Queen Charlotte, envisioning, Faith and spirituality, prosperity gospel, Rev. Ike, Rev. Frederick J. Eikerenkoetter II, manifestation,
Amid the success of Netflix’s “Queen Charlotte,” Rev. Dr. Alisha Lola Jones explores using the series to envision a reality of our design.
Style Guide, celebrity style, Black fashion, Grace Jones, Michael Jordan, Dream Team, Keke Palmer, CFDA Fashion Fund,
This week in style, the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund chooses its finalists, the VOICES Gala honors Dapper Dan, and more.
/ May 20, 2023
Viola Davis, Cannes Film Festival, Viola Davis Cannes Film Festival, Viola Davis Air Movie, beauty standards
At the Cannes Film Festival, Davis gets real about beauty standards and her experience as a Black woman in Hollywood.
/ May 19, 2023
Rihanna, Rihanna maternity shoot, Baby RZA, A$AP Rocky, Black mom maternity shoot inspiration, Black moms, Black style,
Ahead of the birth of Baby Fenty No. 2, Rihanna revisited her 2022 maternity style while pregnant with her firstborn, RZA.
/ May 19, 2023
Allyson Felix, HP printables, Black-owned business, Black moms, Black kids, generational wealth,
This Small Business Month, Olympic track and field star Allyson Felix has some advice for our littlest small business owners.
/ May 19, 2023
Soul food, Healthy soul food, Southern diet, Southern cooking, healthy cooking, Southern food, okra, greens, sweet potatoes, Black health,
Think you have to sacrifice flavor to get healthier? With a few mindful swaps, you can have your soul food and eat it, too.
/ May 19, 2023
Lizzo, escape fatness, Lizzo TikTok, Lizzo holistic health, body positivity
In her latest TikTok video, Lizzo shares a powerful message on holistic health and says “I don’t ever want to be thin”
/ May 18, 2023
Beyoncé, Beyoncé hair care, Renaissance Tour, Tina Knowles-Larson, Black hair care, Black hair, Black style,
Sources say mom Tina Knowles-Lawson will helm Beyoncé’s first foray into haircare.
/ May 18, 2023
Gabrielle Union 50/50, Gabrielle Union Dwyane Wade, 50/50 bills, Gabrielle Union marriage, Savannah James
Gabrielle Union revealed how the couple equally shares financial responsibility, and social media had a lot to say about it
/ May 17, 2023
Taste of Chocolate, Big Man Bakes, Black-owned restaurants, cupcakes, Black bakers, Black-owned bakeries, Black-owned bakeries in California,
“A Taste of Chocolate” continues its tour of Black-owned Los Angeles eateries with cupcake master Chip Brown and Big Man Bakes.
/ May 17, 2023
Chanel Iman, Davon Godchaux, Chanel Iman pregnant, Black celebrity moms, Black mothers, Mother's Day,
Model Chanel Iman and boyfriend New England Patriots player Davon Godchaux share the news with intimate photo shoot. 
/ May 17, 2023
Gabrielle Union, Halle Berry, Ciara Wilson, Keke Palmer, Black celebrity moms, Black celebrity kids, Mother's Day,
From Gabrielle Union to Beyoncé, a few of our favorite Black celebrity moms to spread love to their fans on Mother’s Day.
/ May 15, 2023
Baby RZA, Rihanna, A4AP Rocky, Black celebrity parents, Black celebrity babies,
The pair used the opportunity to announce their baby’s name their way.
/ May 15, 2023
Black motherhood, Black mothers, Mother's Day, mothers' stories, mothers and daughters, Notes on faith,
Rev. Dr. Alisha Lola Jones encourages us to reflect on the intimate gift of listening to our matriarchs’ life stories.
Victoria's Secret World Tour,
In this week’s Style Guide, Elaine Welteroth empowers mothers to say “no,” Thirteen Lune opens a flagship, and Pharrell Williams’ Humanrace wins environmental cred.
/ May 13, 2023
Rihanna, Savage X Fenty, Rihanna pregnancy, Rihanna lingerie,
The campaign, which features Rihanna wearing black Savage X Fenty separates in an office-like setting, is her first while visibly pregnant.
/ May 12, 2023
A Taste of Chocolate, The Serving Spoon, Black-owned restaurants, Black restaurants, California restaurants,
Love chicken and waffles? Chicken and French toast are on the menu at Black-owned soul food restaurant The Serving Spoon in Inglewood, Calif.
/ May 10, 2023
Da Brat, Da Brat maternity style, Da Brat baby bump, Da Brat pregnant, bold maternity style, Black style, Black fashion, Black mothers, Black celebrity mothers,
Rapper Da Brat faced backlash for a bold maternity look — and the reveal that the sperm donor she and wife Jesseca DuPart chose isn’t Black.
/ May 8, 2023
Simone Biles and Jonathan Owens, Simone Biles wedding, destination weddings, Black brides, Black love, Black style,
Simone Biles gave fans a behind-the-scenes look leading up to her wedding including details about her custom Galia Lahav wedding dress.
/ May 8, 2023
Episode one of “Traveling Black” takes viewers to Oahu, Hawaii, to catch some waves, see the sights and explore the history of hula.
/ May 8, 2023
Royal Coronation, King Charles, reparations, transatlantic slave trade, U.K. slave trade, colonialism,
As Black Americans living in the U.K. during the royal coronation, Revs. Alisha Lola Jones and Calvin Taylor Skinner reflect on the monarchy’s responsibilities in addressing reparations. 
Aurora James memoir, Wildflower, Aurora James body image issues, Black women and eating disorders, Black women and body image issues, Black women's health and wellness, Mental Health Month, Black mental health,
Ahead of the release of her memoir, “Wildflower,” Aurora James opens up about her history with disordered eating and sends a warning. 
/ May 4, 2023
Gabrielle Union on motherhood, Black mothers, Black motherhood, Mother's Day,
From buzzworthy pregnancy reveals to “mom guilt” and everything in between, we break down what we’ve learned from Black celebrity moms.
/ May 4, 2023
Freedom to Learn, #FreedomtoLearn, Freedom to Learn National Day of action, May 3 freedom to learn banned books by Black authors, Black literature, Banned books,
May 3 is the #FreedomtoLearn National Day of Action; here’s everything you need to know about the fight for inclusive education.
/ May 3, 2023
Met Gala 2023, Karl Lagerfeld, Doja Cat Met Gala, Lil Nas X Met Gala, Janelle Monae Met Gala, Pat McGrath Lil Nas X, Danessa Myricks Beauty at the Met Gala, Mielle Organics at the Met Gala
From prosthetics to full body makeup, here’s a look into what it takes to prepare for the biggest night in fashion
/ May 2, 2023
A second gentleman, a governor and a major walked into a gala in Washington, D.C. — stop me if you’ve heard this one before.
/ May 2, 2023
Mother's Day Gift Guide, Black-owned Mother's Day gift guide, Black-owned brands, Black mothers,
Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 14, so theGrio has compiled 12 gift ideas from Black-owned brands. 
/ May 2, 2023
Met Gala, Met Gala 2023, Karl Lagerfeld, Biggest Night in Fashion, Fashion,
The theme of the 2023 Met Gala may be a tribute to Karl Lagerfeld, but as always, the magic of fashion is the true star — as is Serena Williams’ big news!
/ May 1, 2023
Met Gala, Met Gala 2023, Rihanna, Janelle Monáe, Karl Lagerfeld, Biggest Night in Fashion, Fashion,
The 2023 Met Gala’s tribute to Karl Lagerfeld may be controversial, but there will likely still be plenty of celebs dressed to celebrate.
/ May 1, 2023
Byron Allen Presents the Washington D.C. Gala, White House Correspondents Dinner, Gayle King, A Seat at the Table, Black journalists, Black politicians, Byron Allen, theGrio's Washington D.C. gala, Allen Media Group,
Unpacking what it looks like to have a seat at the table for one of the most exclusive Black events in Washington, D.C.
/ April 30, 2023
Decolonizing faith, Notes on Faith, Christianity, Tennessee,
As we assess what allyship should look like, we must prioritize decolonizing our faith to ensure our documented history and stories are told.
Byron Allen Presents the Washington D.C. Gala, White House Correspondents Dinner, Gayle King, A Seat at the Table, Black journalists, Black politicians, Byron Allen, Allen Media Group,
Luminaries from media, politics and entertainment gathered to celebrate Gayle King at Byron Allen’s Washington D.C. Gala.
/ April 30, 2023
Don Lemon, CNN, fired, TIME100
This week in style, Rihanna makes a surprise appearance, Carol’s Daughter launches limited edition Little Mermaid collection and more
/ April 29, 2023
Byron Allen Washington D.C. Gala 2023, D.C. Gala, theGrio D.C. Gala, White House Correspondents' Dinner, A Seat at the Table, Black media, Black journalists, Byron Allen,
Natasha S. Alford and Panama Jackson are two of several members of theGrio attending “Byron Allen Presents the Washington, D.C. Gala.”
/ April 29, 2023
Charles D. King, MACRO, Masters of the Game, Black Hollywood, Judas and the Black Messiah,
Charles D. King, founder and CEO of MACRO, sits down with “Masters of the Game” host Maiysha Kai to discuss shifting Hollywood’s paradigm.
/ April 28, 2023
Barbie down syndrome doll, Barbie 2023 Fashionista lineup,
With the addition of a doll with Down syndrome characteristics, the Barbie collection is increasing representation in the toy aisle.
/ April 27, 2023
The Reset, how to negotiate a raise, career advice, career coach, ask for a raise, Coach Tish,
Waiting for your manager to realize you deserve a raise? Take the initiative to negotiate getting paid what you deserve now.
/ April 27, 2023
Toni Braxton, Toni Braxton lupus, Black women with lupus, lupus, Black health and wellness,
Toni Braxton’s recent health scare and heart procedure prove why we all need to stay on top of regular doctor visits.
/ April 27, 2023
Keke Palmer, Keke Palmer queer, Keke Palmer sexually fluid, Keke Palmer Vanguard Award, Black queer women, Black LGBT+,
Keke Palmer received the organization’s Vanguard Award alongside Pamela Anderson and the late Leslie Jordan.
/ April 24, 2023
Notes on Faith, faith and spirituality, religion, Christianity,
Whether “churched,” a non-believer, or somewhere in between, theGrio’s new series explores the power of faith across belief systems.
/ April 23, 2023
Coachella 2023, Coachella fashion, Black people at Coachella, Black fashion, Black style,
This week’s Style Guide reviews top Met Gala looks and Coachella fashion, Yung Miami on The Cut, and Balmain partners with IN THE BLK.
/ April 22, 2023
Earth Day 2023, Rebundle, sustainable haircare, Rebundle Ciara Imani May, Rebundle braidbetter, Black sustainability
Thirty million pounds of plastic, synthetic hair end up in U.S landfills, but ReBundle’s plant-based hair extensions hope to change that.
/ April 22, 2023
Earth Day, gift guide, sustainability, Black-owned brands, climate change, global warming, theGrio
This Earth Day, don’t just talk about caring for the Earth; be about it by adding a sustainable focus to your shopping list.
/ April 22, 2023
Rue Mapp, Outdoor Afro, Nature Swagger, Black people in nature,
Rue Mapp’s book ‘Nature Swagger’ is the visual representation of Black joy in nature we have been waiting for.
/ April 21, 2023
4/20, cannabis, cbd, Black-owned cannabis brands, Black-owned weed brands, Cannabis wellness, Black health and wellness,
As common perceptions of cannabis evolve, there are many ways to support Black businesses on 4/20 and through this growing lifestyle.
/ April 20, 2023
Alignment, Career Advice, Kara Gaisie, The Reset, Work-life balance,
“Work-life balance” may be a buzz phrase, but according to Gaisie, true alignment is where you feel most confident and able to self-advocate.
/ April 20, 2023
Janet Jackson, K-Pop, Together Again tour, Black music artists,
Days after Jackson launched her “Together Again” tour, social media erupted over a diss of the icon and in defense of her enduring influence.
/ April 19, 2023
Pusha T's wife backlash, Virginia Williams backlash, Pusha T, Virginia Williams, Virginia Williams style, famous wives, music industry, natural beauty, cosmetic surgery, Black beauty, style
Pusha T’s wife, Virginia Williams, sparked an online debate over comments comparing herself to other women.
/ April 19, 2023
Facebook, Facebook settlement, Facebook data privacy suit, Facebook settlement claim, Facebook $725 million settlement
If you had an active Facebook account between May 2007 and December 2022, you may be eligible for compensation.
/ April 19, 2023
Nicole Lynn, Jalen Hurts, Jalen Hurts Eagles, Jalen Hurts Eagles deal, Jalen Hurts black women, Jalen Hurts $255 million contract
Meet the Black woman who negotiated Jalen Hurts’ $255 million contract making him the highest-paid player in the league.
/ April 19, 2023
Marques Houston Miya Dickey Marques Black Hollywood couples Black love
Former child star Marques Houston once again defends marrying a woman 19 years his junior, saying women in their 40s often have ‘baggage.’
/ April 19, 2023
Megan Thee Stallion shooting, Tory Lanez Megan Thee Stallion, Black women survivors, Elle magazine, Black magazine covers, Megan Thee Stallion,
Megan Thee Stallion opens up about the trauma and fallout she endured following being shot by Tory Lanez — and says it’ll be the final time.
/ April 18, 2023
David's Bridal files for bankruptcy Black brides Black weddings
The nation’s largest bridal retailer is missing out as the industry is rebounding from the early period of the COVID-19 shutdown.
/ April 18, 2023
Donald Lawrence, expand my territory, gospel artists, gospel music, gospel musicians, prosperity gospel, Christianity, Notes on Faith, mentorship, ,usic industry,
Popularized by gospel star Donald Lawrence, “enlarge my territory” is the antithesis of me-centered thinking, demanding we share the wealth.
/ April 16, 2023
Carol's Daughter Black Maternal health week
This week in style, Pattern Beauty introduces a new scent, Solange sells her Hollywood loft, the world’s biggest afro, and more.
/ April 15, 2023
If you’re ready to start your personal new year, Coach Tish and wellness artist and influencer Tracy G share some tips on how to get in the game. 
/ April 13, 2023
Black maternal health, Black mothers, Black childbirth, Black pregnancy,
This Black Maternal Health Week, a new survey indicates that a lack of relevant healthcare information is an impediment for Black mothers.
/ April 12, 2023
WNBA Draft, WNBA Style, WNBA Draft fashion, WNBA Draft picks, WNBA Draft red carpet, Sports & Fashion,
The WNBA’s newest stars made a fashion statement at this year’s draft, sporting everything from tailored suits to dramatic gowns.
/ April 11, 2023
Jet Magazine print, Jet Magazine Pinky Cole, Pinky Cole Slutty Vegan
After printing its last issue in 2014, the Black legacy publication is back with Slutty Vegan’s Pinky Cole as its cover star!
/ April 11, 2023
Law Roach BEEF on Netflix Black mental health
Newly retired stylist Law Roach shared how rage has fueled some of his life choices at an event celebrating Netflix’s new hit dramedy “Beef.”
/ April 11, 2023
Black Maternal Health Week Black Mamas Matter Alliance Black Maternal care
Now in its sixth year, we need Black Maternal Health Week more than ever. Here’s what’s at stake — and how to get involved.
/ April 11, 2023
Notes of Faith, Religion and Spirituality, The Enthusiastic Yes, Time Travel, Alisha Lola Jones, Calvin Taylor Skinner,
As Christians celebrate Easter, Revs. Alisha Lola Jones and Calvin Taylor Skinner encourage us to enthusiastically say “Yes!!”
Style Guide, 34th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, Euphoria, Michael Roberts, Gabrielle Union, red carpet style, Ice Spice,
In this week’s Style Guide, a look at Ice Spice’s campaign for Marc Jacobs, Nigeria’s Homecoming, and Black talent on spring covers.
/ April 8, 2023
Lizzo, Yitty, Your Skin,. Urbody, gender-inclusive design, trans visibility,
After Lizzo’s Yitty line debuted its upcoming gender-inclusive “Your Skin” line, gender-affirming brand Urbody is raising the alarm.
/ April 7, 2023
Turning 100, Aging, How to turn 100, Live to 100, Long life, Centenarians, Black centenarians,
More people are living to 100 and beyond, and scientists at Boston University and Tufts Medical Center have studied DNA to discover why.
/ April 7, 2023
Célébrez en Rosé wine and music festival Black wine festival
The Célébrez en Rosé wine and music festival will take over Houston, Atlanta, and the DMV this year with an all-pink dress code.
/ April 6, 2023
Career pivot, career transition, yoga, entrepreneurship, entrepreneur, career advice, wellness industry, The Reset,
After a successful career in PR, spending time in a yoga studio led entrepreneur Christina Rice to build a powerhouse global wellness brand .
/ April 6, 2023
The Easter ham is a tradition at the family dinner table. The right glaze turns the ham into a showstopper the family will love.
/ April 6, 2023
women's fashion, celebrity stylists , Fe Noel, Law Roach, Jordan Brand, Megan Thee Stallion, T.J. Maxx, Maxxinista, red carpet style, Style Guide,
This week in style, Robin Givhan gets the Fashion Visionary Award, Damson Idris covers Complex, Megan thee Stallion’s dazzling fashion return
/ April 1, 2023
Tabitha Brown, Masters of the Game, MOG,
With a new host, Maiysha Kai, theGrio TV’s “Masters of the Game” launches its second season of Black genius with the incredible Tabitha Brown.
/ March 31, 2023
Trans Day of Visibility, Trans Visibility Day 2023, Black trans lives, LGBT+
While the world has made significant strides in terms of LGBTQ+ rights, the reality is the fear of the unknown is still steering transphobia.
/ March 31, 2023
Museum of Modern Art apology, Heather Agyepong, Black Power Naps, Navild Acosta, Fannie Sosa
While visiting a Museum of Modern Art installation on the Black experience, artist Heather Agyepong was ejected following a visitor’s complaint.
/ March 30, 2023
Black women retreats, wellness, yoga, entrepreneurship, Black women, The Reset, Omnoire, Coach Tish,
Black women aren’t just living the “soft life”; they’re profiting from it through culturally-crafted retreats. Christina Rice is showing them how to do it.
/ March 30, 2023
Hip-hop artists Wande and Porsha Love sit with artist manager Erinn Knight to discuss the state of women in the highly male-dominated genre of hip-hop.
/ March 29, 2023
North West trademark Kim Kardashian celebrity children beauty and style
Kim Kardashian filed to trademark North West’s name on various products, but are celebrity child trademarks a passing trend or a strategy for success? 
/ March 29, 2023
Adidas Black Lives Matter trademark
Just 48 hours after its initial decision, Adidas withdraws opposition against Black Lives Matter’s logo trademark.
/ March 29, 2023
Angela Y. Davis, Gordon Parks Foundation, Gordon Parks Foundation gala and auction
The Gordon Parks Foundation announces annual gala and auction honorees, including Drs. Kenneth and Mamie Clark.
/ March 28, 2023
Mexico travel, travel warnings, travel safety, international travel, travel advisory, travel,
Want to travel to Mexico or any other international destination? Here’s what you need to understand the different levels of travel warnings.
/ March 26, 2023
Personal Finance, Spring cleaning, budget, budgeting, financial advice,
Spring offers an opportunity to refresh and organize, and your finances are no exception. Here’s how you can stage your own seasonal reset.
/ March 25, 2023
Blac Chyna, Doja Cat, celebrity plastic surgery, BBL, breast and butt lift, breast reduction, Jason Bolden, SZA, Yara Shahidi,
This week in style, Jason Bolden credits Black women for his success, the Fifteen Percent Pledge’s new trunk show, and Yasmin Finney becomes a YSL Beauté Ambassador
/ March 25, 2023
Beyoncé x Balmain Beyoncé departing Adidas Black fashion Black style
Beyoncé ends her longtime Ivy Park partnership with Adidas as she debuts a new Vogue cover and collection with Balmain.
/ March 24, 2023
Birth control cancer risk, Black women and breast cancer
Doctors discuss the findings of a new study and what they mean for those who use various types of hormonal birth control.
/ March 23, 2023
Career Advice, Financial Loss, Entrepreneurship, Black Entrepreneurs, Candace Holyfield Parker, The Reset, Coach Tish, Career Coach,
Entrepreneur Candace Holyfield Parker may be the “Six Figure Spa Chick,” but a $1M revenue loss taught her to stay ready for the inevitable.
/ March 23, 2023
Telfar dynamic pricing, Black fashion designers, Black style, Black fashion labels, Telfar,
Telfar’s upcoming dynamic pricing experiment attempts to put power back in consumers’ hands — and shake up the fashion industry.
/ March 22, 2023
Zendaya, Law Roach, Law Roach retirement, Zendaya Law Roach relationship
Famed stylist Law Roach reveals that the Emmy award-winning actress’ empathetic reaction to his unexpected retirement.
/ March 22, 2023
Paloma Elsesser, Precious Lee, The New Supers, Black supermodels, Black models, plus-sized models, curvy models, curve models, British Vogue April 2023,
Fashion bible British Vogue celebrates the evolution of the supermodel in its latest issue by highlighting Paloma Elsesser and Precious Lee.
/ March 21, 2023
Ruth E. Carter, Black film, Black costume design, Black style, Ruth E. Carter book,
A new book will give fans and fashion lovers an intimate look at the masterful career of two-time Oscar-winning costume designer Ruth E. Carter.
/ March 21, 2023
Law Roach retires Law Roach speaks out celebrity stylist Black fashion
In this week’s Style Guide, Savannah James’ hair journey, Puma’s tribute to Nipsey Hussle, and Tarte sends a Black BeautyTok star to Dubai.
/ March 18, 2023
Law Roach retired, celebrity stylist, Zendaya, Black stylists, Black in fashion, Fashion, Louis Vuitton,
After announcing his retirement amid widespread speculation, Law Roach offers up clarification and a defense.
/ March 16, 2023
Mom guilt, working mothers, working moms, working parents, motherhood and ambition, parenting, career advice,
You love your kids, but if you’re constantly feeling as if you’re not doing enough, you have “mom guilt” — and Coach Tish has tips to help.
/ March 16, 2023
Law Roach retires Black fashion stylist Black fashion red carpet style
Law Roach’s supposed retirement will be a huge loss to the industry.
/ March 15, 2023
Vanity Fair Oscars Party, 95th Annual Academy Awards, Oscars 2023, red carpet, celebrity style,
On the film industry’s biggest night, the annual Vanity Fair Oscar Party is Hollywood’s fashionable farewell to awards season.
/ March 13, 2023
Byron Allen's Oscar Gala, Byron Allen, Academy Awards, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Red carpet, celebrity style,
The red carpet at Byron Allen’s 5th Annual Oscar Gala merged glamour and giving for Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
/ March 13, 2023
95th Annual Academy Awards - Press Room
Ruth Carter makes history as the first Black American woman to win two Academy Awards after winning Best Costume Design on Sunday.
/ March 13, 2023
Rihanna, 95th Annual Academy Awards red carpet, Black Hollywood, celebrity style, Angela Bassett,
Donning brilliant brights to all-black everything, Black Hollywood turned out in stunning style on the 95th Annual Academy Awards red carpet.
/ March 12, 2023
Byron Allen, Byron Allen Oscar Gala, Academy Awards, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, CHLA, philanthropy,
Now in its fifth year, Byron Allen’s Oscar gala brings together many of Hollywood’s finest to support the care of the city’s most vulnerable.
/ March 12, 2023
Black Women in Hollywood, Quinta Brunson, Celebrity Style, Halle Berry, Bryon Javar,
This week in style, Fashion Month leaves plus-size models behind, Gabrielle Union launches grants for Black female entrepreneurs, and more.
/ March 11, 2023
Black health black women and ozempic obesity diabetes
Ozempic treats diabetes and obesity, two diseases that disproportionately impact Black people and remain severely misunderstood. 
/ March 11, 2023
Tyre Nichols photography, Desert X, Coachella 2023, Black artists,
An art installation in Indio, Calif. by Desert X celebrates Tyre Nichols’ life, legacy, and creative talent through photography.
/ March 9, 2023
Temple University Basketball head coach Diane Richardson looks to inspire the young women she coaches to lead their lives with confidence and ambition both on and off the field.
/ March 9, 2023
Remote work, job search, work from home, in-office work,
We all love the conveniences of remote work, but when looking for a new role, being willing to work in an office could give you an advantage.
/ March 9, 2023
Coco Gauff, WTA, Coco CG1 Kids, Women's tennis, Black fashion, sneaker culture, New Balance,
The tennis player and New Balance ambassador gushed about her little brother’s budding eye for sneaker design.
/ March 6, 2023
International African American Museum, IAAM, Black History,
Opening in tandem with the observance of Juneteenth, Charleston’s new International African American Museum has been 20 years in the making.
/ March 5, 2023
tax refund, tax season, saving money, smart money moves, personal finance, money advice,
Expecting a tax refund this year? Here are six strategic ways to score the biggest benefits from those extra bucks.
/ March 4, 2023
Grace Jones Wolford Black fashion Black style Black fashion icon
In this week’s Style Guide, we wind down Fashion Month, Angela Bassett’s red carpet style, and Black beauty reigns on magazine covers.
/ March 4, 2023
Fenty X Puma returns Rihanna collaboration
Rihanna announces the rekindling of her partnership with Puma amid a very busy year.
/ March 2, 2023
Yvette Nicole Brown, obesity, It's Bigger Than Me, Black health,
‘Community’ and ‘Act Your Age’ actress Yvette Nicole Brown opens up about her own journey with obesity and body positivity.
/ March 2, 2023
Trevor Noah, Trevor Noah book, Born a Crime, Black authors, Black books,
After a successful seven-year run on “The Daily Show,” bestselling author Trevor Noah has penned a book for readers of all ages.
/ March 2, 2023
AT&T Black Future Makers, Lori Harvey, J. Alphonse Nicholson, P-Valley, AT&T Dream in Black,
AT&T’s Dream in Black initiative names Lori Harvey, J. Alphonse Nicholson and Marsai Martin among its 2023 class of Black Future Makers.
/ March 2, 2023
Heartbreak, Relationships, Career Advice, Coach Tish, The Reset,
Whether a bad day or a broken heart, we still need to show up at work — but being honest could create a better workplace culture.
/ March 2, 2023
Eli Lilly insulin price cap black with diabetes black health and wellness
The pharmaceutical giant is also expanding a program that caps insulin at $35.
/ March 1, 2023
Meghan and Harry, Meghan & Harry, Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Royal Family, British monarchy, Frogmore Cottage, eviction,
Ahead of King Charles’ spring coronation, the monarch has reportedly offered Harry and Meghan’s UK residence to Prince Andrew.
/ March 1, 2023
Pharell Williams, The Black Ambition Project, initiative for Black entrepreneurs, Black entrepreneurship, Ressources for Black entrepreneurs, funding for Black founders
Williams continues his efforts to uplift and open doors of opportunity for Black and brown communities through the Black Ambition project.
/ March 1, 2023
Artificial sweetners risks Black wellness
A new study links sugar substitute erythritol to blood clots, heart attacks, and stroke, conditions Black Americans are predisposed to.
/ February 28, 2023
Michael B. Jordan, Calvin Klein, Creed III, Michael B. Jordan, Micheal B. Jordan director, Black actors,
‘Creed’ star Michael B Jordan joins the iconic list of celebrity models for Calvin Klein as the face of its Spring 2023 campaign.
/ February 28, 2023
Willard Motley, Black authors, Knock on Any Door, Archibald Motley, Humphrey Bogart,
Willard Motley, a Black writer from Chicago, has been largely ignored by scholars of literature, particularly of Black and gay writers.
/ February 28, 2023
Black History Month, Reggae music, Jamaica, Black liberation, Marcus Garvey, Black history, travel, music,
February is widely acknowledged as Black History Month, but did you know it is also Reggae Month?
/ February 27, 2023
29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, SAG Awards red carpet, Awards Season, red carpet style,
From citrusy hues to sea-inspired details, Black Hollywood brought star power and a new season of style to the SAG Awards red carpet.
/ February 27, 2023
29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards - Press Room
The reign of “Abbott Elementary” continues. Just 24 hours after all but sweeping the comedic TV categories at the NAACP Image …
/ February 27, 2023
chicken and waffles, Wells restaurant, Black History Month, food history,
What’s sweet, savory, salty, and crunchy all in one bite and perfect any time of day? Learn the Harlem-based history of chicken and waffles.
/ February 26, 2023
54th NAACP Image Awards - Show
The 54th Annual NAACP Image Awards honored some of the brightest projects and stars in the entertainment industry on Saturday night.
/ February 26, 2023
54th NAACP Image Awards, Black Hollywood, Black Celebs, Black Excellence, NAACP, Awards Season,
Black glamour, talent, and achievement proudly reigned on the red carpet of the 54th NAACP Image Awards.
/ February 26, 2023
London Fashion Week street style
In this week’s Style Guide: hip hop’s health and legacy, Shonda Rhimes for St. John, and Kamala Harris gets a D.C. residence refresh.
/ February 25, 2023
Tommy Hilfiger, racism, American fashion, racism rumors,
The founder of the American legacy brand reflects on the impact of those rumors and his brand’s rise as a staple of streetwear.
/ February 24, 2023
Oscars 2023, young Black designer, The Academy Awards, Amira-Dior Traynham-Artis
The Academy Awards organizers call on 14-year-old designer Amira-Dior Traynham-Artis for an exclusive 2023 Oscars suite gift.
/ February 24, 2023
Black Entrepreneurship, Black business, Necole Kane, Black entrepreneurs, Black founders, Black-owned businesses, scaling businesses, truth of being an entrepreneur
Sometimes success can feel like a double-edged sword for Black founders, especially in the era of social media.
/ February 24, 2023
workaholics, find love, hustle culture, single Black women, single Black men, work-life balance, dating advice, career coach,
Is your commitment to the hustle impeding your love life? Workaholics need love, too — but you’ve got to prioritize it.
/ February 23, 2023
BAFTA Film Awards 2023, Red Carpet Arrivals, celebrity style, awards season,
As awards season marches on, so do major red carpet moments. So, who were the winners across the pond at the 2023 BAFTA Awards?
/ February 20, 2023
Pancakes, food history, racist food history, Aunt Jemima,
Love pancakes? Their history spans continents, eras, and even Aunt Jemima, but the best pancakes have always been homemade.
/ February 19, 2023
Tax season, tax season 2023, filing taxes, personal finances, tax returns,
Do taxes typically trip you up? Here’s what to expect this tax season, and what to keep in mind as you prepare to file.
/ February 18, 2023
NYFW 2023 recap, Black designers at NYFW, Teyana Taylor NYFW, Lil Nas X NYFW, Pharrell, Louis Vuitton, Bethan. Hardison,
This week in fashion: unpacking Pharrell’s new role at Louis Vuitton menswear, Bethann Hardison to be honored at the NAACP Awards and more.
/ February 18, 2023
Leave hustle culture, career advice, career coach, The Reset, Coach Tish,
Is “hustle culture” worth burning out? Hear one exec’s story about how healing from the grind helped her reach the top of her chosen field.
/ February 16, 2023
rihanna A$AP British Vogue, rihanna baby, rihanna A$AP Rocky, rihanna pregnancy, rihanna pregnant, rihanna pregnant super bowl, Rihanna A$AP family, British Vogue,
The Fenty mogul reflects on her life’s exciting new chapter in an intimate interview and pictorial with British Vogue.
/ February 15, 2023
Single Awareness Day, being single in 2023, dating in 2023, Black love, Black singles, singlehood, Black dating experiences, self-love, "Auntie status", living single,
It’s Singles Awareness Day — and we swear it’s not as lonely as it sounds. Here’s the truth about singlehood in 2023.
/ February 15, 2023
Calabash Tea & Tonic, A Taste of Chocolate, DC eateries, Black-owned restaurants,
theGrio’s “A Taste of Chocolate” series continues with an herbalist bringing Indigenous healing practices to northeast D.C.
/ February 15, 2023
Amber Ruffin, NBC comedy,
NBC has ordered a pilot for Amber Ruffin’s “Non-Evil Twin,” a multi-camera comedy show about a woman taking over a Fortune 500 company.
/ February 14, 2023
Adja Toure Real Girlfriends in Paris
Bravo’s “Real Girlfriends in Paris” star Adja Toure divulges what it was like to fall in love in the “City of Light.”
/ February 14, 2023
Pharrell Williams, Louis Vuitton, Virgil Abloh, luxury fashion, Pharrell Louis Vuitton, luxury fashion
The award-winning artist, producer and entrepreneur joins the luxury fashion house as its new creative director of menswear.
/ February 14, 2023
Jonathan Majors, Kang The Conqueror, Ant-Man and the Wasp, Marvel, MCU,
Marvel fans will finally see Majors as Kang the Conqueror, one of the biggest MCU villains, when the film hits theaters this weekend.
/ February 14, 2023
Penda N'Diaye Black love theGrio lifestyle
Whether coupled or solo, Senegalese-American sex guru Penda N’diaye shares how we can achieve greater intimacy this Valentine’s Day.
/ February 14, 2023
Friday I'm in Love, Camryn Garrett, LGBTQ, YA novels, Black authors, Gen Z authors,
“Friday I’m In Love” author Camryn Garrett wants readers of her novels to celebrate themselves and embrace change.
/ February 14, 2023
Super Bowl LVII, Rihanna, Rihanna pregnancy, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Babyface, Super Bowl Halftime show,
Missed this year’s Super Bowl? Here’s a sartorial recap of all of the big fashion moments that had social media buzzing.
/ February 13, 2023
Show At MTV Europe Music Awards 2005
Trugoy the Dove, co-founding member of legendary rap trio De La Soul, has died at age 54, the group rep confirms.
/ February 12, 2023
Carol's Daughter, Lisa Price, Marsai Martin, Carol's Daughter 30 Years, Black-owned Beauty,
Carol’s Daughter celebrates 30 years, new ambassador Marsai Martin, and the launch of its latest product line with a “Pajama Jam” party. 
/ February 12, 2023
Black History, biscuits and gravy, gravy, food history, sausage gravy, soul food,
Gravy may be a southern American staple, but it has meaning the world over. Do you know the savory roots of this soul food classic?
/ February 12, 2023
Beyoncé, Ivy Park, Style Guide, Jazmine Sullivan, Jay-Z, André Leon Talley,
In this week’s Style Guide, we delve into the Ivy Park sales debacle, celebrate Black magazine covers, get ready for the Black Beauty Gives Back beauty box, and more. 
/ February 11, 2023
Byron Allen Presents the Comedy and Music SuperFest, Byron Allen SuperFest, variety show, Byron Allen, Superfest,
The classic variety show is remixed and makes its debut tonight as ‘Byron Allen Presents the Comedy and Music Superfest’ on NBC.
/ February 11, 2023
Super Bowl snacks, Super Bowl recipes, chili, Super Bowl, nachos,
Expecting a crowd this Super Bowl Sunday? Score high on flavor with these savory and satisfying Super Bowl recipes.
/ February 11, 2023
The Super Bowl isn’t the only big event this weekend. On Saturday night, ‘Byron Allen Presents the Comedy and Music SuperFest’ debuts on NBC.
/ February 10, 2023
Job confidence, Job market, job search, career cushioning,
Whether or not a recession looms, Black and brown workers are using career cushioning to stay confident in a changing job market.
/ February 9, 2023
Byron Allen Comedy and Music SuperFest, variety show,
John Legend, Kenan Thompson and more perform as Byron Allen presents the first-ever “Comedy and Music SuperFest.”
/ February 8, 2023
Turning Natural Juice Bar, A Taste of Chocolate, Black-Owned Restaurants. Black-Owned Business, D.C. Eateries,
theGrio’s “A Taste of Chocolate” series speaks with the juice bar entrepreneur refreshing underserved communities in D.C.
/ February 8, 2023
HIV/AIDS National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
As another National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is commemorated today, we reflect on the strides made to eradicate the disease within the Black community.
/ February 7, 2023
Storm Reid JHud
The actress and University of Southern California student, Storm Reid, announced the milestone on “The Jennifer Hudson Show.” 
/ February 6, 2023
2023 Grammys, Grammys red carpet, 65th Grammys,
The 65th Grammy Awards were full of surprises…including several showstopping looks on the ceremony’s red carpet.
/ February 6, 2023
65th GRAMMY Awards, 2023 Grammys 2023,
TheGrio highlights the five biggest performances at the 2023 Grammy Awards, including performances from Stevie Wonder and Lizzo.
/ February 6, 2023
Biscuits, Black History, Community, Culture, Heritage,
Food is more than sustenance; many dishes that are synonymous with Black culture in America are cross-cultural, like the well-loved biscuit.
/ February 5, 2023
Pre-Grammys Parties, Grammys 2023, Usher, Dr. Dre,
Almost as exciting as the 2023 Grammys is the array of festivities that precede it, hosted and attended by some of the industry’s biggest names.
/ February 5, 2023
Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Spoken Word, Grammys 2023, Grammys, poetry,
TheGrio spoke with actor-poet Malcolm-Jamal Warner about his Grammy nomination of his album, “Hiding in Plain View.”
/ February 5, 2023
Big Feedia, New Orleans, Hotel Freedia, Mardi Gras 2024
The New Orleans icon and Queen of Bounce could become one of the city’s first Black hoteliers with this new venture
/ February 4, 2023
Layoffs, Personal Finance, Unemployment, Laid off,
If you’re one of the thousands who have recently been laid off, you’re not powerless. Here are steps you can take if you lose your job.
/ February 4, 2023
NYFW 2023, New York Fashion Week, Black designers, Style Guide,
In this week’s Style Guide, Black designers line up for NYFW 2023 and Alicia Keys and Serena Williams announce similar new partnerships
/ February 4, 2023
How to talk to a recruiter, career advice, interview advice, career coach, job interview,
In the midst of a job search? Learn how to be savvy when engaging with recruiters and how to outpace the competition.
/ February 3, 2023
The Black Beauty Effect, Black Beauty, CROWN Act, Black Hair, Esi Eggleston Bracy, Andrea Lewis, Cara Sabin, Mikki Taylor,
Actress Andrea Lewis says creating the new docuseries, “The Black Beauty Effect,” was “healing for my teenage self.”
/ February 2, 2023
Nyakio Grieco African Beauty
African Beauty entrepreneur Nyakio Grieco helps us understand how well we already know A-beauty and the origins of some of our most used ingredients.
/ February 1, 2023
A Taste of Chocolate, Ben's Chili Bowl, Black-Owned Restaurants,
theGrio’s new series, “A Taste of Chocolate,” launches with a look at the iconic D.C. eatery Ben’s Chili Bowl.
/ February 1, 2023
Tia Mowry 4U by Tia
The actress says her affordable, natural haircare brand is good for the environment, your hair and your wallet.
/ January 30, 2023
OPINION: Even before the world saw officers for the American descendants of slave catchers lynch Tyre Nichols, people wondered how Black cops be part of white supremacy.
/ January 28, 2023
Bessie Coleman Barbie
The doll was released ahead of Black History month and in celebration of the groundbreaking aviator’s birthday.
/ January 26, 2023
Regé-Jean Page Michael B Jordan Golden Ratio
A plastic surgeon tested the “golden ratio” on the faces of celebrity men, and Regé-Jean Page and Michael B Jordan were among the most handsome.
/ January 26, 2023
interview skills, job interview, layoffs, career advice, career coach
If your interview skills are rusty, we’ve got a few tips to polish you up for the job market, including skills you might not even think to mention.
/ January 26, 2023
theGrio Fit, fitness, exercise, lifting weights, weightlifting, stretching, fitness goals,
The final week of theGrio Fit’s January jumpstart shares tips on the myriad benefits of lifting weights — and getting a good stretch.
/ January 25, 2023
Ayobami Adebayo, Writing Black, Nigerian author, Black writers,
Ayobami Adebayo, author of the acclaimed debut “Stay With Me,” returns with a new novel about family, class and power in modern Nigeria.
/ January 24, 2023
Puerto Rico, Travel, Vacation,
The island of Puerto Rico has so much to offer visitors. Step outside your hotel and make memories with these five activities and adventures.
/ January 24, 2023
Managing debt, making a budget, personal finance, household bills, holiday spending,
Feeling overwhelmed by post-holiday bills? A new year is a great time to pay down debt and get your financial house in order.
/ January 23, 2023
Beyoncé, Dubai, Beyoncé concert,
Beyoncé performed her first headlining concert in four years at the Atlantis The Royal Resort in Dubai on Saturday.
/ January 23, 2023
African cuisine, West African food, Ethiopian food, Caribbean food,
Two chefs explain why African cuisine might taste more familiar than you think— and how they’re educating, one plate at a time
/ January 22, 2023
El Yunque, Puerto Rico, rainforest tour, ecotourism,
If you’re tired of doing the usual while on vacation in PR, get in touch with nature with a trip to the El Yunque tropical rainforest.
/ January 22, 2023
Tia Mowry, WeightWatchers, WW,
As Mowry moves into a new phase of life, the multi-hyphenate celeb is partnering with WeightWatchers to share how she prioritizes her health.
/ January 21, 2023
A$AP Rocky fatherhood, Rihanna,
Rapper and new father A$AP Rocky discussed the joys of joining ‘the dad club’ in a recent Apple Music 1 radio appearance.
/ January 21, 2023
Style Guide, Andre Leon Talley, Rihanna, IVY PARK, Michael Strahan, Taylor Russell,
Rihanna encourages celebrating V-day on your terms, Michael Strahan makes made-to-measure and IVY PARK is back outside
/ January 21, 2023
‘Abbott Elementary’ star Williams opens up about his journey to wellness following Crohn’s disease diagnosis.
/ January 20, 2023
MACRO Lodge, Sundance Film Festival,
Lena Waithe, Ryan Coogler, Misty Copeland and more are set to appear at various events at MACRO’s annual inclusive showcase at Sundance.
/ January 20, 2023
The Reset With Coach Tish, working abroad, Ghana, African Diaspora,
On this week’s episode of ‘The Reset with Coach Tish,’ two American women living in Ghana share their experiences working abroad.
/ January 19, 2023
TheGrio Fit, mini-workouts, lunch break workout, kettlebells
In week four of theGrio Fit series, learn how to make even mini-workouts count toward your new year’s fitness goals.
/ January 18, 2023
2023 Critics Choice Awards, red carpet, awards season,
Angela Bassett, Sheryl Lee Ralph, and ‘Abbott Elementary’ were among the night’s big winners, building on their awards season momentum.
/ January 16, 2023
Charlayne Hunter-Gault, My People, Writing Black,
Civil rights icon and acclaimed journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault joins Maiysha Kai to discuss her career and latest book, ‘My People.’
/ January 15, 2023
Jason Rembert theGrio Style Guide
We recap Golden Globes fashion, look at Pattern Beauty’s new blow dryer, get into the latest Ivy Park x Adidas launch and more.
/ January 14, 2023
Mielle Organics, P&G Beauty partnership, Black haircare, Black-founded business
The popular Black haircare brand reaches another business milestone, this time with a major new partnership.
/ January 12, 2023
Sheryl Lee Ralph Golden Globes
On the Golden Globes red carpet, nominee Sheryl Lee Ralph gave some pointed advice to her younger self.
/ January 11, 2023
Fitness, Exercise, theGrio Fit Core Strength,
Looking to upgrade your fitness this year? Whether lifting weights or increasing cardiovascular activity, core strength is key!
/ January 11, 2023
80th Annual Golden Globe Awards - Press Room
The Golden Globes returned to television Tuesday night clearly intent on addressing one of the show’s key criticisms — its lack of diversity.
/ January 11, 2023
Black Hollywood Golden Globes
As the 80th annual Golden Globes returned to broadcast television for the first time since 2021, Black Hollywood showed up in style.
/ January 10, 2023
The Emmy Award-winning comedian detailed his thought process when he was offered the gig to host the award show’s return to television.
/ January 10, 2023
Afrochella, Afro Future, Ghana,
Ghanaian culture seemed to be an intentional focal point as Ghanaian artists with storied careers took to the festival stage.
/ January 10, 2023
African fashion designers, African fashion labels,
Guess what? African fashion is more than just dashikis and kente cloth. Here are some designers to support straight from the motherland
Keke Palmer acne cure
In a recent Instagram video, Keke Palmer jokes about finding the cure to her well-documented struggles with acne.
/ January 6, 2023
Cardi B Inflation
In a recent video, Cardi B sheds light on how inflation is not solely an income-based concern — we should all be paying attention.
/ January 5, 2023
theGrio Fit, weight loss, losing weight, fitness goals
While weight loss isn’t on everyone’s list of resolutions, staying active should be. TheGrio Fit can help you meet those 2023 fitness goals!
/ January 4, 2023
Mielle Organics, viral TikTok, Rosemary Oil, Alix Earle
We love to see a Black woman-owned business thriving, and recently Mielle Organics’ already high sales have been booming, thanks to TikTok
/ January 4, 2023
The lineup for Day 1 of Afrochella included Kwesi Arthur, Fireboy DML, Ayra Starr, Medikal, DJ Juls, King Promise, Stonebwoy and others.
/ January 1, 2023
2022 style stars, Black celebrity style, red carpet
Which stars wore it best this year? TheGrio’s Lifestyle team has rounded up 2022’s best in Black celebrity style.
/ December 31, 2022
black-eyed peas, greens, cornbread, new year's eve,
Ever wondered why black-eyed peas and greens are a must-have in Black households celebrating the new year? TheGrio breaks it down for you.
/ December 30, 2022
Southwest airlines, canceled flights, Pete Buttigieg, investigation
After canceling over 50% of its flights during the holiday weekend, Southwest became this week’s hot topic.
/ December 30, 2022
Barack Michelle Obama marriage
During a Revolt TV roundtable, Michelle Obama gave #relationshipgoals a reality check, saying, “marriage isn’t 50/50, ever, ever.”
/ December 29, 2022
new year's nutrition, health goals, new year's resolutions
Health and fitness goals regularly top New Year’s resolutions, but the key to long-term success is making nutrition an achievable goal.
/ December 29, 2022
Buffalo blizzard barbershop, Black Buffalo-based Barber, Buffalo storm,
As a deadly winter storm descended, a business owner in upstate New York proved just how integral barbershops can be to the community.
/ December 29, 2022
Workplace burnout
Is ambition the driving force in your career? Make sure the climb to the top doesn’t leave you out of balance or burning out.
/ December 29, 2022
Alternative New Year's Activities, New Year's Eve
From creating a vision board to a new year’s cleaning spree, there’s plenty to do besides watching the ball drop on New Year’s Eve.
/ December 29, 2022
theGrio Fit, Stay in Shape, fitness
You don’t have to wait until the new year to kick off your fitness goals. Learn how to stay in shape year-round with help from theGrio Fit!
/ December 28, 2022
The Paley Center For Media's PaleyFest 2014 Fall TV Previews - The CW
Get ready for a brand new drama series from NBC! The network just announced a brand new series, “The Irrational,” starring …
/ December 27, 2022
Black-owned brands, new year's wellness goals,
We’ve rounded up 14 different products by Black-owned brands to help jumpstart your wellness goals.
/ December 27, 2022
Lizzo, mom, Shari Johnson-Jefferson Tik Tok trend mother daughter Yitty model
Like mother, like daughter: Lizzo shows off mother Shari Johnson-Jefferson’s youthful beauty in her take on a TikTok trend
/ December 27, 2022
Black Travel Groups
No companion necessary—go ahead and book a vacation with one of these top Black travel groups for a great escape!
/ December 26, 2022
budget-friendly Kwanzaa gifts
If you prefer to exchange gifts during Kwanzaa rather than Christmas, here are 10 Black-owned gift options under $50.
/ December 25, 2022
christmas classics, holiday songs,
Building your holiday weekend playlist? These soulful Christmas classics are sure to set the tone this season.
/ December 24, 2022
Zendaya Michelle Obama Style guide
This week we’re celebrating Alicia Keys’ gamechanging new product, “Ming the Tiger of Harlem” and the Inaugural Black Carpet Awards.
/ December 24, 2022
Inflation holiday shopping
Planning to get your holiday shopping in this weekend or to hit the stores Monday? These tips will keep inflation from dragging you down.
/ December 23, 2022
Holiday vegan soul food swaps
Looking to lighten up your holiday? Here are some delicious soul food options you can make vegan with a few substitutions.
/ December 23, 2022
Self-advocacy, career coach, Ariane Hunter
Expert Ariane Hunter explains self-advocacy—and why effectively speaking up for yourself also means managing your energy.
/ December 22, 2022
healthier holiday, holiday weight gain
You don’t need to skip your favorites to have a healthier holiday. A few small adjustments can help keep holiday weight gain in check.
/ December 22, 2022
Last minute gift guide, holiday gift guide,
Running behind on your list? We’ve gathered 11 gifts from Black-owned brands for last-minute gift-giving this holiday season.
/ December 22, 2022
best black books 2022
In need of a last-minute gift? We suggest a book by a Black author—and we’ve compiled a list of our favorites of the year!
/ December 21, 2022
black cake fruitcake holiday season
Why settle for the stale old seasonal fruitcake when its Caribbean cousin is a much more delectable option?
/ December 19, 2022
African American depression, suicide among Black people
The death of beloved entertainer tWitch reflects an increasing crisis of self-harm among African-Americans.
/ December 19, 2022
Sober Christmas party,
The founder of the Sober Black Girls Club shares tips on how to ensure everybody at the party has a good time.
/ December 19, 2022
Themed cruises holiday
If you’re gifting travel this year, check out a few themed cruises—because who doesn’t love a good theme party?
/ December 18, 2022
fresh baked bread holiday
In a season of giving, baking your own bread can make this holiday season even more delicious and inviting.
/ December 18, 2022
Noami Campbell, Jodie Turner-Smith theGrio Style Guide,
This week in style, SZA spreads some holiday cheer, Drake revisits his ‘previous engagements,’ and Lori Harvey covers Essence.
/ December 17, 2022
Acclaimed Afro-Latino photographer Juan Veloz talks about his Dominican roots and creating his own “Tercera Cultura” in the Metaverse.
/ December 17, 2022
Premiere Of STARZ Season 2 Of "P-Valley" - Red Carpet
Kelsey Harris, former friend and assistant to Megan Thee Stallion, changes her story in the trial against Tory Lanez.
/ December 16, 2022
Marjani Black beauty holiday gift guide
The Black-owned, Washington D.C.-based beauty boutique curates some of its favorite gift ideas for theGrio.
/ December 16, 2022
Gifts for her, gift ideas for women, holiday gift guide holiday gift ideas
Every woman deserves to feel appreciated, so here’s a list of Black-owned holiday gift ideas that will make her feel like the queen she is.
/ December 15, 2022
How to take a sabbatical
What would your career look like if you were able to take a sanctioned time out? A sabbatical might be the reset you need.
/ December 15, 2022
Travel, what is real id, real id requirements, real id card, real id compliant
The deadline to obtain a Real ID-compliant license or identification card has been extended to May 2025 and here’s what you should know.
/ December 14, 2022
The hotel has apologized to the comedian and suspended the employees pending further investigation, according to a hotel spokesperson.
/ December 13, 2022
secret santa gifts, secret santa ideas, best secret santa gifts
Shopping for a Secret Santa gift? Nail the assignment with affordable gift ideas for office mates or friends.
/ December 13, 2022
Emory nurses TikTok Maternal care
After labor and delivery nurses at Emory University Hospital Midtown made a viral video detailing their “icks,” many are pointing out the danger in disdain.
/ December 12, 2022
A Smart Girl Guide: Body Image gender dysphoria
Parents and pundits threatened boycotts of the brand over discussions of gender dysphoria—but other parents are grateful for the inclusion.
/ December 11, 2022
Brittney Griner locs
The WNBA star returned from 10 months of Russian imprisonment without her trademark locs, which were reportedly shorn out of necessity.
/ December 10, 2022
Gen Z holiday gifts
Clueless about what to gift your cousins, kids, or homies this holiday season? We’ve got some ideas from Black-owned brands.
/ December 9, 2022
Serena Williams Mariah Carey theGrio Style Guide
This week in style, Sephora Accelerate announces new cohort, and Jodie Turner-Smith and Quinta Brunson turn heads.
/ December 9, 2022
Black primary care physician
If you’re confused about how to protect yourself against cold and flu season and COVID-19, experts explain the power of boosters and vaccines.
/ December 9, 2022
Keke Palmer, PCOS,
Keke Palmer’s pregnancy announcement was a spark of hope for those who understand the challenges of PCOS. An expert explains the condition.
/ December 8, 2022
Kanye West Yeezy tax debt
Multiple California tax liens have been filed against Ye’s Yeezy Apparel, remaining active as the company’s future remains unclear.
/ December 8, 2022
OPINION: Herschel Walker’s Senate run is a testament to the Republican Party’s ability to make everything about race.
/ December 8, 2022
Toxic job toxic workplace burnout
If you’re struggling with a toxic work environment, maybe it’s time to weigh what it’s worth to your future self.
/ December 8, 2022
Janis Hunter Gaye, second wife and creative muse to singer-songwriter Marvin Gaye and mother to singer-actress Nona Gaye, has died at age 66.
/ December 8, 2022
holiday gifts for men Gifts for him Holiday
If you know a man who’s hard to shop for, these Black brands have got your back.
/ December 8, 2022
Congress Marriage Rights
The bill, which requires all states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages, passed with nearly 40 Republican votes.
/ December 8, 2022
Black owned business label
In 2020, the “Black-owned” label became a beacon for those seeking to support Black businesses — but it has also brought a backlash.
/ December 7, 2022
Pet Holiday Gift Guide, Black-owned pet brands,
Looking for a present for your pet? We’ve rounded up 12 top gifts from Black-owned pet brands. 
/ December 6, 2022
Whitney Houston I Wanna Dance With Somebody MAC Cosmetics
MAC x Whitney Houston celebrates the “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” singer and honors her legacy and impact on her community.
/ December 6, 2022
kids holiday books gift ideas Black Santa Kwanzaa
Boost a child’s reading skills, imagination, sense of humanity and even their belief in Black Santa with these holiday-themed kids’ books.
/ December 5, 2022
Saint Lucia St. Lucia romantic travel
Looking for a holiday getaway? Follow our guide to romance in Saint Lucia, the only nation named after a woman due to her charm and beauty.
/ December 4, 2022
Style Guide Holiday Snoop Dogg theGriocom
This week’s Style Guide sees the launch of the Buy From A Black Woman Holiday Market and a red carpet tease of awards season.
/ December 3, 2022
Streetwear Gift Guide holiday
While we can’t guarantee you’ll score them the newest Jordan release, we’re confident this list will make the drip gods in your life happy.  
/ December 3, 2022
Lawyers claims police removed “Justice for Jayland” signs but left others intact, and have heavily criticized authorities.
/ December 2, 2022
Art Basel Miami Beach Black galleries
After an internal reckoning in 2020, Art Basel organizers endeavored to include more Black galleries in its annual event—but progress is slow.
/ December 2, 2022
Will Smith Antoine Fuqua Emancipation film
“Emancipation” is here. The brand new Will Smith movie from filmmaker Antoine Fuqua is officially in select theaters before its …
/ December 2, 2022
Holiday Philadelphia Ballet Black fathers The Nutcracker
A local father is inspiring Black families to include the performing arts into their repertoire of holiday traditions.
/ December 2, 2022
Holiday Gift Guide, Liquor Gift Guide, Cannabis Gift Guide,
12 top gifts by Black brands for the connoisseurs of both liquor and cannabis in your life. 
/ December 2, 2022
The Wiz Stephanie Mills Amber Ruffin
Get ready to “Ease On Down the Road,” again! After 40 years since its 1984 revival, “The Wiz” is returning to Broadway, with additional …
/ December 1, 2022
Jerry Lawson Google Doodle
Google honored the birthday of late computer engineer and video game cartridge pioneer Jerry Lawson with a Google Doodle.
/ December 1, 2022
Amber Riley Masked Singer
Award-actress Singer Amber Riley wins season eight of Fox’s “The Masked Singer” after being revealed as the Harp.
/ December 1, 2022
"Fantasy Football" movie premiere
“Fantasy Football” is here. The brand new family film produced by and starring Marsai Martin has hit Paramount+ just in time for the …
/ December 1, 2022
YouTube curly hair content creator Ava Pearl
By filling a much-needed space in the conversation about curls, YouTube content creator Ava Pearl styled herself a successful new career.
/ December 1, 2022
Grandparents gift guide
What do you get the generations who’ve done it all? In this gift guide, we’ve rounded up 12 top gifts for the grands.
/ December 1, 2022
Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee 2022 - National Service of Thanksgiving
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are telling their own story. Netflix has officially dropped the trailer for the Meghan Markle Documentary
/ December 1, 2022
Airbnb Mexico City
The mothers of three Americans found dead of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning at an Airbnb in Mexico City plan to sue the rental giant.
/ December 1, 2022
Barbados Crop Over
On its first anniversary of complete independence from British rule, Barbados continues to celebrate what it now means to be free.
/ November 30, 2022
Subscription gift box ideas
Whether you’re on a budget, looking for something unique, or simply feeling indecisive, let these holiday gifts do the work for you.
/ November 30, 2022
All the Single Ladies Black women dating
Your new favorite unscripted series is on the way! “All the Single Ladies” is coming to OWN this January, and takes viewers into the wild …
/ November 30, 2022
Meghan Markle Archetypes
With Andy Cohen among her guests, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex also revealed why her own drama diffused her love of the ‘Housewives’ franchise.
/ November 29, 2022
Underground Railroad Trail of Tears Travel
Sites commemorating the Underground Railroad and Indigenous American history exist throughout North America. Have you visited one yet?
/ November 29, 2022
2022 Soul Train Awards
In a weekend full of celebrations, the 2022 Soul Train Awards joined theGrio Awards in celebrating Black achievement.
/ November 28, 2022
living with diabetes Diabetes Awareness
Two Black women share their stories of living with diabetes — a disease 96 million Americans are at risk of developing but few discuss.
/ November 28, 2022
Cyber Monday Black Friday Holiday Shopping
Whether shopping for yourself or someone else, these Cyber Monday deals from Black-owned brands will make the most of your holiday spending.
/ November 27, 2022
Style Guide Lizzo
This week, new fashion collaborations and a new platform facilitating shopping for Black-owned brands just in time for holiday shopping. 
/ November 26, 2022
Yaris Sanchez
What does an ‘aligned life’ look like? According to wellness expert Yaris Sanchez, it starts with asking yourself what you really want.
/ November 24, 2022
Sweet potatoes Thanksgiving holiday
If sweet potatoes are a staple at your holiday table, no doubt you’ve got your own way of doing them — but are you doing too much?
/ November 23, 2022
Chef Ameera healthy holiday cooking
Celebrity favorite Chef Ameera teaches us how to elevate our food by preparing meals for the health of the mind, body, spirit and soul.
/ November 23, 2022
Cranberry sauce
It may be a controversial condiment but when done correctly, cranberry sauce can bring the perfect balance to a savory holiday meal.
/ November 23, 2022
Charcuterie board
No matter what components you include, a charcuterie board is always an ideal opening act for holiday meals.
/ November 22, 2022
Thanksgiving activities
From bonding over holiday movies to decorating for the holidays to come, make this Thanksgiving Day count.
/ November 20, 2022
Black-owned spas
Black-owned spas are popping up all over the country—and with a hectic holiday season upon us, here are a few to visit now.
/ November 19, 2022