Reel Talk- Layla Crawford; Malik Yoba; Micole Ari Parker; Scary Movie 5; Fela!
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 January 2013
  Layla Crawford Layla Crawford While Quvenzhané Wallis, who plays a character called Hushpuppy in the critical acclaimed film, Beasts of the Southern Wild, has been blossoming on the big ... read more >>
It's a Rap!- Beyonce; T-Boz; Snoop Dogg; Kendrick Lamar; Bobby Womack
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 January 2013
Party Over Here Beyonce’s fans will get a chance to join the entertainer on stage at the upcoming Super Bowl. Pepsi announced that 100 fans will hit the stage when the Grammy-winning diva performs ... read more >>
VIDEO: Jaime Foxx interviewed by Brandon I. Brooks for LA Sentinel TV (LASTV)
Written by Super User 04 January 2013
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Exclusive: Jamie Foxx Unchained
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Editor) 03 January 2013
Jamie Foxx being interviewed at his home    VIDEO: Jaime Foxx interviewed by Brandon I. Brooks for LA Sentinel TV (LASTV)   A scene from Django Unchained   A scene from Django Unchained starring ... read more >>
Robert Townsend's In the Hive
Written by Shannen Hill (Intern) 03 January 2013
Top row left to right: Kevin Hendricks, Tre C. Roberts, Jonathan 'Lil J.  McDaniel, Roger Guenveur Smith, Jerome Hawkins, Gordan Greene, and Percy Daggs III. Seated row left to right: Jontille Gerard ... read more >>
A Conversation With Eloise Laws
Written by Chelsea Battle (Sentinel Contributing Writer) 20 December 2012
Eloise Laws intimately talks music and her passion for giving. Seated comfortably in a swank lobby Eloise Laws sports a distinctively chic navy blue blazer and perfectly pressed slacks.  Modestly ... read more >>
Young Maestro & Kurtis Blow headline Christmas Concert Toy Drive in Inglewood
Written by Sentinel News Service 20 December 2012
        Taylor Made Entertainment and A New You barbershop & Salon will present its 2nd annual Christmas Toy Drive and Concert featuring rising R&B sensation Young Maestro and the legendary ... read more >>
Producer, Narada Michael Walden Captures Unforgettable Friendship with Whitney Houston
Written by Nicole Williams, Sentinel Contributing Writer 20 December 2012
    It started off as a partnership between Emmy and Grammy award winning producer Narada Michael Walden and chart-topping singer, Whitney Houston that would lead into a friendship full of unforgettable ... read more >>
It's a Rap- Brandy and Whitney Houston; Russell Simmons; Game, Jay Z & 50 Cent; LA Reid; Rick Ross
Written by Sentinel News Service 20 December 2012
Brandy says Whitney probably went insane   Brandy Norwood was a huge fan of Whitney Houston and one year after her death, the singer is still in shock. Looking back on how the late Whitney’s life ... read more >>
REEL Talk- Victoria Mahoney; Idris Elba; HBO drama TREME; Gangster Squad
Written by Sentinel News Service 20 December 2012
  Sky Scores Again   Just released Victoria Mahoney’s debut film, ‘Yelling to the Sky,’features a bevy of talent (Zoe Kravitz, Jason Clarke, Antonique Smith, Yolonda Ross, Gabourey Sidibe, ... read more >>
Jazz Bands Perform on Hallowed Ground Center of Hope Host Inaugural Jazz Concert
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer 14 December 2012
  Photo by Troy Tieuel     The Young Adult Ministry at the First Church of God Center of Hope presented its inaugural Jazz concert last Sunday Dec. 9th in Inglewood.   “The Warriors of Judah ... read more >>
Aaron Neville performs at the Walt Disney Concert Hall
Written by Kenneth Miller (Entertainment Editor) 14 December 2012
Aaron Neville is New Orleans lyrical native song storm survivor.  Five decades later and 71 years younger, his legacy grows and grows   When Aaron Neville graces the stage at the prestigious Walt ... read more >>
IT'S A RAP; Alicia Keys; Wiz Khalifa; Beyoncé’; LL Cool J; Toni Braxton  
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 December 2012
    The Keys to Success   She’s done it again.   Alicia Keys tops the Billboard 200 chart for the fifth time in her career, as her latest album “Girl On Fire” debuts at No. 1 with 159,000 ... read more >>
Put the Katt in the bag!
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 December 2012
  Comedian says he’s retiring from stand-up   Katt Williams is hanging up the microphone—no joke!   The 39-year-old funnyman has announced he's exiting stage left and retiring from stand-up ... read more >>
REEL TALK: Forest Whitaker & Angela Bassett; Morgan Freeman; San Diego Black Film Festival
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 December 2012
    “Black Nativity” to star Whitaker and Bassett   The musical Black Nativity will start production in late January 2013 with Oscar winner Forest Whitaker (“The Last King of Scotland”) ... read more >>
Pullum Community Arts Center presented Dream Girls at the Washington High School Dream Theater
Written by Troy Tieuel, Sentinel Contributing Writer 08 December 2012
  "There are four Dreamgirls," said Denna Jones just before they introduced Effie White back into the group and sung the finale and title song "Dreamgirls". From left to right:, Brook Brewer as Michelle ... read more >>
Tick Toks! Toks Olagundoye, “The Neighbors” Interview
Written by Kam Williams
Sentinel Contributing Writer 06 December 2012
    Born in Lagos, Toks Olagundoye was raised not only in Nigeria but also in Switzerland and England. The exotic Nigerian-Norwegian beauty moved to the United States to attend Smith College where ... read more >>
Dionne Warwick’s World Tour Heads to the States
Written by Chelsea Battle, Contributing Writer 06 December 2012
  The American pop legend discusses her international tour.   She may have walked on by the mysterious gentleman who broke her heart in the 1960’s ballad “Walk on By”, but in 2012 music legend ... read more >>
It's a Rap: Dr. Dre; Eve; Lil Wayne; Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose; Keyshia Cole
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 December 2012
Dr. Dre  Tops ‘Em All   Veteran producer Dr. Dre topped Forbes‘ 2012 list of highest grossing musicians, the magazine.   According to Forbes, Dr. Dre raked in $100 million and many of the ... read more >>
Reel TALK: Quvenzhané Wallis; Jamie Foxx and Samuel L. Jackson star in Django Unchained
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 December 2012
Jamie Foxx Wallis could become the youngest Best Actress ever   Quvenzhané Wallis was a mere 5 years old when she was among 4,000 girls who auditioned for the role of Hushpuppy in Behn Zeitlin's ... read more >>
John Legend sells sitcom based on his life
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 December 2012
  John Legend is taking his talents to the world of television comedy. The nine-time Grammy winning singer-songwriter has just sold an untitled sitcom based on his life.   According to Deadline, ... read more >>
Joe Jackson suffers stroke
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 December 2012
Joe Jackson suffers stroke   A spokeswoman for Michael Jackson's father says the musical family's patriarch has suffered a mild stroke.   Angel Howansky says Joe Jackson went to a Las Vegas hospital ... read more >>
Legendary Record Founder Phil Ranelin Concludes 40th Anniversary Celebration
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 November 2012
         Phil Ranelin & Tribe Renaissance featuring Pablo Calogero – Reeds, Jacob Sesceny – Reeds, Mahesh Balasooriya – Piano, Aneesa Al-Musawwir – Bass, Don Littleton – Drums, ... read more >>
It's a Rap- Tahiry Rose and Joe Budden; Gucci Mane; R Kelly; Kardashian and Kanye "cooling things off"
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 November 2012
    Take ‘N It To Da Tweet   Both Tahiry Rose and Joe Budden have dated their share of people since their über toxic on-again-off-again relationship ended back in… well, the two have broken ... read more >>
Terrence Howard and wife reach divorce settlement
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 November 2012
  Terrence Howard and his estranged wife have finally reached a settlement that puts an end to their heated divorce battle for good, reports TMZ. Terrence and Michelle Ghent sealed the deal on Aug. ... read more >>