Kirk Whalum Brings the Gospel Through Jazz

By Dennis J. Freeman Music and faith are both intertwined in Kirk Whalum’s world. One can’t…

Yolanda Adams Singing New Tune with Clothing Line

By Dennis J. Freeman Gospel great Yolanda Adams is on the move. Then again, Adams has…

Urban Model Esther Baxter Out to Conquer Film World

  By Dennis J. Freeman Urban supermodel Esther Baxter plays second fiddle to no one. The…

Legendary Coach Instills Faith and Titles at Long Beach Poly

By Dennis J. Freeman Don Norford has attained the type of success that would make any…

Actress Maya Gilbert is Taking Hollywood by Force

By Dennis J. Freeman Actress Maya Gilbert is determined to move and shake up the game…

ESPN’s Jemele Hill Scores as Analyst

By Dennis J. Freeman In a world of athletic and jock machismo, black female sports reporters…

Phylicia Rashad Brings Directorial Flair to “A Raisin in the Sun”

Los Angeles, CA-Actress Phylicia Rashad’s adaptation of Lorraine Hansberry’s “A Raisin in the Sun,” is a…

Phylicia Rashad Discusses Latest “A Raisin in the Sun” Run

By Dennis J. Freeman As an accomplished actress, Phylicia Rashad’s career is rich in depth and…

Black Country Music Singer Miko Marks Blazing a Trail

By Dennis J. Freeman news4usonline.com Black History Month Feature African Americans in country music in many…

Faith and Family Inspires Jazz Great Al Jarreau

By Dennis J. Freeman One of the good things about listening to Al Jarreau’s music is…

Donna Richardson Joyner Brings Faith to the Fitness Game

By Dennis J. Freeman This is the last part of a two-part interview with fitness guru Donna Richardson…

“Floetic Soul” Marks Comeback for “The Floacist”

By Dennis J. Freeman Natalie Stewart doesn’t do the awards thing like her musical peers do.…

A Real Princess Making a Real Difference

  Sarah Culberson shows off her royal look as she reunites with Joseph Kposowa, her biological…