Busta Rhymes will headline this year's 2012 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival with a performance down under the borough's namesake bridge on Saturday. With a stash of rap anthems that includes "Pass The Courvoisier," "Woo-Ha!! (Got You All In Check)," and "Hands Where My Eyes Can See," the big man's set is ... More >>
Dyke comics have moved far beyond Ellen DeGeneres's comfy, homespun humor
Working outside the Hollywood bubble, the stand-up vet is making comedies in his own register. God Bless!
Geri Allen, Terri Lyne Carrington, Esperanza Spalding Trio Village Vanguard Thursday, January 12 Better than: More sniping and griping about the future of jazz. Maybe you've heard, but there's currently a storm, part lament and part manifesto, brewing in one quarter of the jazz scene, in which dep ... More >>
A regular on Datalounge.com has posted his list of black male stars on the down low! Someone else on the site responded that a lot of it is just wishful thinking, and someone else chimed in that a lot of these guys are more likely bi, but I'd have to say a lot of this is pretty spot on too. ... More >>
Before Republican National Committee Chairman Michael S. Steele is finished, apparently, he will have each and every member of his caucus acting like an audience member at the Arsenio Hall Show. Winding up his rah-rah speech to the troops at yesterday's Conservative Political Action Conference, Stee ... More >>
Record execs hoist soca as the island flavor of the season
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Finally, the Fonz Falls. And Our Watch Stops.