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2 hrs ago | Essence Magazine

Essence Atkins Will Officiate Gabrielle Union and Dwayne Wade's Miami Wedding

Gabrielle Union and Dwayne Wade's special day is here and actress Essence Atkins will be involved in a very special way.


Related Topix: Wedding, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The George Towner

Who is Lear? Next month at the Folger: Joseph Marcell

The native of St. Lucia, board member of Shakespeare's Globe, member of the Royal Shakespeare Company and one-time global television star, is on another tour of "King Lear," the Bard's grandest, most difficult, most compelling tragedy.


Related Topix: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Joseph Marcell, Royal Shakespeare Company, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Cornish Guardian

Tweak the menu and city eatery will be worth its Salt

IT'S easy to write a glowing food review and it's also a bit of a doddle to pen a damning one too, if not that pleasant.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Scientists reverse bad memories by blasting brain cells

Doctors may one day be able to use a new technique to treat soldiers with post-traumatic stress or patients with debilitating phobias.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Tommy Lee Jones, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Modified Mustangs & Fords

50 Years of Movie Mustangs

In some cases, it was product placement. In others, it was a matter of the producer, or even one of the starring actors, requesting a Mustang because of its cool factor.


Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Ford, Ford GT, Ford Mustang GT, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Goldfinger, Thriller, Action Movies, Adventure

Mon Aug 25, 2014


10 Things We Want To See In 'Bad Boys III'

The most badass cops in the precinct are returning and we can't wait to see what they have in store.


Related Topix: Bad Boys, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Bad Boys II, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Martin Lawrence, Hot Chicks, Gabrielle Union


What's the matter with PGP?

If your cryptography predates The Fresh Prince, you need better cryptography. With recognition of the need for secure communication standards finally going mainstream, crypto researcher and Johns Hopkins University professor Matthew Green takes a hard look at the de facto standard everyone is jumping on, and suggests that we can and should do a lot ... (more)


Related Topix: Computer Security, Cryptography, Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Daily Mail

Will Smith enlists Willow to dump ice bucket over him in their...

Texas Governor Rick Perry says there's a 'very real possibility' that ISIS fanatics have crept into the U.S. through southern border Americans get the least paid vacation time in the world - while other countries enjoy as many as FORTY days off a year V. Stiviano claims Donald Sterling is gay and she was his beard as she demands $10 MILLION in ... (more)


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, New York

Thu Aug 21, 2014

USA Today

Catchiest theme song ever? Nope, not 'Mr. Ed'

With the Emmy Awards just around the corner, folks at iHeartRadio asked listeners to weigh in on history's catchiest TV theme songs, past and present.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Celebrities, Rap, DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince, Music

The Pordland Mercury

First Trailer for I, Robot Automata

I'll go on record as being one of the few people who liked Alex Proyas' 2004 attempt at I, Robot , in which the Fresh Prince did his best to navigate Isaac Asimov's landmark classic of science-fiction.


Related Topix: Action Movies, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, I, Robot, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Isaac Asimov


iHeartRadio Survey: Carrie Underwood Music's Best Female Role Model

Pharrell , on the other hand, just barely beat out John Legend to take the 'chillest' man in music title.


Related Topix: Comedy, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Entertainment, Television, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Dance, Pop/Rock, Enrique Iglesias

Wed Aug 20, 2014


WTF Happened To These Extinct VMA Categories?

The MTV Video Music Awards have been around 30 years and counting, and the 31st annual MTV Video Music Awards air on Sunday, August 24. Naturally, music changes over time , which means the awards change, too.


Related Topix: MTV Video Music Awards, Music!, Bun B, Slim Thug, Rap, DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, The Notorious B.I.G.


13 Times Hip-Hop Ruled The VMAs

We're expecting some hip-hop history when Nicki Minaj takes the stage at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards .


Related Topix: Music!, MTV Video Music Awards, Rap, Run DMC, Dance, DMC, DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, M.C. Hammer

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Founder Holly Carter talks 6th annual Merge Summit kicking off August 21st

Thursday, August 21, 2014 is the official kick-off of The Merge Summit with their Opening Night Celebration presented by Walgreen's and hosted by E! News' Terrence J .


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop


James Brown biopic Get On Up a let down

I've seen the new James Brown biopic, Get On Up . It's a bit like the Ray Charles biopic starring Jamie Foxx or that Muhammad Ali one with Will Smith .


Related Topix: James Brown, Black Entertainment, Soul, Celebrities, Jamie Foxx, Ali, Hip-Hop

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Will Smith reunites with Jazzy Jeff for 'Summertime' performance

The former rapper, who went by the stage name "The Fresh Prince" before turning that brand into a 1990s sitcom, joined his onetime collaborator DJ Jazzy Jeff and his son Trey Smith at a Palms pool party on Friday in Las Vegas where he and Jeff performed their 1991 single "Summertime," as seen in footage obtained by TMZ .


Related Topix: Smith, Action TV, Entertainment, Television, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Comedy, Celebrities, Drama


Shirtless Will Smith performs with DJ Jazzy Jeff

OH, to be a fly on the wall. Kanye West and Sir Paul McCartney are secretly working on new songs together, sources say.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Kanye West, Paul McCartney, Guy Pearce

WSJ Media and Advertising

Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff Reunite on Stage for a oeSummertimea

We may not have distinguished a 2014 song of the summer , but we might have the throwback performance of the season.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Advertising


Will Smith Surprises Las Vegas Partygoers with Throwback Dance

It's been two decades since Will Smith first showed off his "Jump on It" dance moves on "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," but he's proving he can still get jiggy with the best of 'em.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Celebrities, The Sugarhill Gang

Sun Aug 17, 2014


[News] Tatyana Ali Explains Will Smith's Mentorship In Her Music Career

"When I sang on Fresh Prince, which they wrote into the show after I sang at...a karaoke wrap party...They were like, 'Oh, you can sing? We should write this in,'" she said.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Celebrities