Category Archives: TV

Watch: Noname Perform Ace On The Tonight Show With Smino And Saba

Noname made her Tonight Show debut with a performance of “Ace” accompanied by Smino and Saba. Noname is currently on the road for her sold-out tour to support Room 25


Media Questions Of The Week


What does Aaron McGruder, creator of The Boondocks, think of the Lifetime docu-series Surviving R. Kelly?


Were Kevin Hart and Ellen right about critics who took offense to Hart’s past homophobic Tweets being haters? Should Hart reconsider hosting the Oscars since Ellen contacted officials on his behalf?  




Ice Cube Performs That New Funkadelic On The Tonight Show With The Roots

Ice Cube took Everythangs Corrupt to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last month and performed “That New Funkadelic” with help from The Roots. 


Esperanza Spalding & John Legend Perform Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas On The Voice

John Legend and Esperanza Spalding perform “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” for The Voice Live Finale, Part 2. Their jazzy arrangement gets uplifted by a solo from trombone player Jeffery Miller. 


Danielle Brooks Of Orange Is The New Black To Host 11th Season Of AfroPop

Danielle Brooks, who stars on the Netflix show Orange Is The New Black, is hosting the 11th season of AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange. Brooks is known for playing the character Taystee in Orange Is The New Black and Sofia in the Broadway production of The Color Purple. The 11th season will premiere January 21st on the WORLD Channel with films about Miriam Makeba (Mama Africa), men’s fashion in South Africa (Dressed Like Kings), Black LGBTQ identity (black enuf*) and more. There will be new episodes every Monday through February 18th.