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Honda Battle of The Bands

Fans, students and alumni packed the Georgia Dome on Saturday adding to the energy generated by dynamic performances by eight of the nation’s top marching bands from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) at the one-of-a-kind “House Party,” known as the Honda Battle of the BandsInvitational Showcase. Historically Black College and... Read More

Urban Wheel Awards Program Book Online

The Magnum Opus award winning digital version of the Annual Urban Wheel Awards program book is available online. In it, you'll find features, videos, and information the print version of the book is incapable of providing. Uniquely distinctive, the first digital edition of the Urban Wheel Awards souvenir program book was... Read More

Mariah Carey, Drake and Lil Wayne Honored at BMI Urban Awards

  Urban music’s premier songwriters, producers and music publishers came together September 7 during the BMI Urban Awards at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. The event toasts the teams behind the past year’s most-performed R&B, rap, pop and hip-hop songs in BMI’s deep repertoire. Mariah Carey was named a BMI Icon.... Read More

Tuskegee Airmen At Fantasy of Flight for Black History Month

  Fantasy of Flight, Central Florida's premier aviation attraction, is celebrating National Black History month this month in a memorable way by kicking off its Fourth Annual Legends & Legacies Symposium Series with a visit from famed World War II heroes, the Tuskegee Airmen, as well as a student essay contest... Read More

Latino Jockey Leads Shackelford to Victory

In Saturday’s one-hundred-thirty-sixth running of the Preakness Stakes, the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, jockey Jesus Castañon led Shackelford to victory. In doing so, he beat the Kentucky Derby winner, Animal Kingdom, ridden by John Velasquez. “Its amazing,” said Castañon, 38. “He was a little hot in the beginning before... Read More

NABJ to Honor ESPN's Claire Smith

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) announced at its spring Board of Directors meeting that pioneering sports journalist Claire Smith will receive its Legacy Award. Smith will be recognized at the association’s 36th Annual Convention and Career Fair in Philadelphia, PA, the largest annual gathering of minority journalists in...

Zara Johnson Could Be First Black Mrs. America

Mrs. Illinois, Zara Johnson, will compete to become the next Mrs. America later this week. If she wins, the breast cancer survivor will be the first Black person to hold the title. Already the oldest Mrs. Illinois in the history of that event, Mrs. Johnson, 58, a resident of Plainfield,...

USPS Unveils Latino Legends Stamps at SXSW

Decisive Latino reports that the United States Postal Service (USPS) unveiled its latest Forever stamps at the South by Southwest (SXSW) music festival  in Austin, Texas, March 16, 2011. Five legendary musicians and performers of the Latin sound whose contributions have had a lasting impact on American music—Selena, Carlos Gardel,...

Jerry Jones & Dallas Cowboys Face Super Bowl Seating Lawsuit

Eagan Avenatti, LLP, a law firm specializing in consumer rights, today launched an investigation into possible claims against the Dallas Cowboys and Jerry Jones after receiving reports that the Cowboys and Jones deceived hundreds of the team’s best season ticket holders into paying $1,200 a seat for Super Bowl tickets...

Harlem Globetrotters Celebrate 85th Anniversary

The Original Harlem Globetrotters continue a world famous tradition of ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that continues to thrill fans of all ages. Throughout their history, the Globetrotters have showcased their iconic talents in 120 countries and territories on six continents,...

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