Essence Music Festival Will Give More than Music This Year
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 May 2010
Essence Music Festival Will Give More than Music This YearEMF will hold its first African American Education Seminar.By Elzena RankinsSentinel InternThis year's Essence Music Festival (EMF) will not only ... read more >>
Soledad’s follow-up report about the Haitian Relief Effort
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 10 May 2010
Soledad O’Brien Soledad's Follow-Up Report about the Haitian Relief Effort By Kam Williams Sentinel Contributing Writer Soledad O'Brien the "Rescued" Interview Since Haiti's no longer front-page ... read more >>
Grammy Winner Stephanie Mills makes a comeback
Written by Elzena Rankins (Intern) 10 May 2010
Stephanie Mills Grammy Winner Stephanie Mills Makes a ComebackMills will Release 4th Album and Headline Benefit ConcertBy Elzena RankinsSentinel InternIts been a minute since we last heard from Stephanie ... read more >>
Urban League honors Paula Madison
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Entertainment Editor) 07 May 2010
(L-R) Suzanne DePasse, Michaela Pereira, Paula Madison and Blair H. Taylor Urban League honors Paula MadisonThe Los Angeles Urban League honored NBC Executive Paula Madison at the 37th Annual Whitney M. ... read more >>
1st ANNUAL CINCO DE MAYO FESTIVAL
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 May 2010
 THE CONGA ROOM presents  1st ANNUAL CINCO DE MAYO FESTIVAL & HOT LAVA AFTER PARTY AT L.A. LIVE THIS WEDNESDAYThe first annual CINCO DE MAYO FESTIVAL and HOT LAVA AFTER PARTY upstairs at The ... read more >>
Akon files lawsuit against former business partners
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 May 2010
Akon Akon files lawsuit against former business partners *Singer Akon has filed a lawsuit against his former business partners claiming they used his company name for a new perfume without his permission.The ... read more >>
“Southland” renewed for third season
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 May 2010
Regina King “Southland” renewed for third season *Despite modest ratings, “Southland” has been renewed for a third season by TNT, the cable network that picked up the drama after ... read more >>
DMX files lawsuit against Rich Kid Entertainment
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 May 2010
DMX DMX files lawsuit against Rich Kid Entertainment *Rapper DMX has filed a lawsuit – from jail – against a company he claims has been stealing his royalty checks for at least the past ... read more >>
Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey renew wedding vows
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 May 2010
Nick Cannon & Mariah Carey Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey renew wedding vows *Nick Cannon announced on his New York radio show Friday that he and the missus will celebrate their second wedding anniversary ... read more >>
Ronald Isley is back in the studio
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 May 2010
Ronald Isley Ronald Isley is back in the studio R&B veteran Ronald Isley is fresh out of prison and headed back to the recording studio after serving a three-year sentence for tax evasion.In a recent ... read more >>
TV One to feature interview with Louis Farrakhan
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 May 2010
Louis FarrakhanTV One to feature interview with Louis FarrakhanTV One maven Cathy Hughes will sit down for a rare interview with Min. Louis Farrakhan, one of America's most recognized, controversial and ... read more >>
24th Annual Long Beach Bayou & Mardi Gras Fest
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 May 2010
Tito Jackson 24th Annual Long Beach Bayou & Mardi Gras FestFEATURING CAJUN, ZYDECO & BLUES MUSIC WITH: TITO JACKSON, ZAC HARMON, LAURIE MORVAN, GENO DELAFOSE, LISA HALEY, MARK ST. MARY, T-BROUSSARD ... read more >>
Bill Cosby is coming to CCPA
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 May 2010
Bill Cosby Bill Cosby is coming to CCPALegendary Comedian delivers humor and laughs at the Cerritos Center for Performing Arts on Sunday, May 16, 3:00 PM & 7:00 PMCERRITOS, CA--Award-winning comedian ... read more >>
(Part 2) Hip - Hop Legends: Top 25 Rap Stars of All Time
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Entertainment Editor) 29 April 2010
Hip - Hop Legends (Part II): Top 25 Rap Stars of All Time By Brandon I. Brooks Sentinel Entertainment Editor Last week the Sentinel put together a list of the 'Top 10 Rap Stars of All-Time.' Recap (visit ... read more >>
Links kick off their 60th anniversary
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2010
Anitha Mitchell Links kick off their 60th anniversary On April 8, 2010, the Los Angeles Chapter of the Links, Inc., kicked off their 60th anniversary at the historic Wilshire Ebell of Los Angeles with ... read more >>
Steve Harvey & Nephew Tommy Host ESSENCE Festival
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2010
Tommy/Steve Harvey Steve Harvey & Nephew Tommy Host ESSENCE Festival The good news keeps coming from the ESSENCE Music Festival! Just announced: actor, comedian, syndicated radio show host, and ... read more >>
Tasha’s Back, and Black and Beautiful as Ever!
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 26 April 2010
Tasha Smith Tasha’s Back, and Black and Beautiful as Ever! By Kam Williams Sentinel Contributing Writer Tasha Smith the "My Black Is Beautiful" Interview Tasha Smith and her identical twin, Sidra, ... read more >>
Celebs Announced for Tom Joyner’s 2010 Fantastic Voyage
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2010
Tom Joyner Celebs Announced for Tom Joyner’s 2010 Fantastic Voyage Tom Joyner's 11th annual Fantastic Voyage, a.k.a. the "Ultimate Party with a Purpose," is gearing up to set sail from Miami ... read more >>
Hollywood Icon Robert Townsend
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Entertainment Editor) 24 April 2010
Robert Townsend Hollywood Icon Robert Townsend By Brandon I. Brooks Sentinel Entertainment Editor Producer, director, writer and star of motion pictures continues to make history with new award winning ... read more >>
The Harimaya Bridge
Written by Sam Johnson (Intern) 23 April 2010
Film Review The Harimaya BridgeBy Sam JohnsonSentinel InternThe life of an artist has always been an interesting life to examine. Whether it's a musician, actor, or even a painter, the lives of these ... read more >>
Hip Hop Legends: Top 10 Rap Stars of All-Time
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Entertainment Editor) 23 April 2010
Hip Hop Legends: Top 10 Rap Stars of All-Time By Brandon I. Brooks Sentinel Entertainment Editor What defines being "the greatest Rap Star of all-time?" That is a question that every fan of hip-hop has ... read more >>
Second time on deck for "Come Sunday"
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 April 2010
Second time on deck for "Come Sunday"Southern California playwright and producer Brandi Burks presents a return engagement of her popular stage production "Come Sunday" every weekend in April at Stage ... read more >>
Playboy Jazz Festival Presents Free Community Concert
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 April 2010
Playboy Jazz Festival Presents Free Community ConcertFeaturing Grammy winner Bill Cunliffe and his septet and vocalist Johnny Crawford and his orchestra - Sunday May 2nd at Beverly Hills civic center plazaGrammy ... read more >>
Legacy: Black and White in America
Written by Sam Johnson (Intern) 15 April 2010
Film ReviewLegacy: Black and White in AmericaBy Sam JohnsonSentinel InternBlack and White in America unfolded as a two-part story telling both the life of modern day African-Americans and the Civil Rights ... read more >>
Boyz II Men Embark On Concert Cruise
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 April 2010
Boyz II Men Embark On Concert Cruise Boyz II Men Four Day "Love" Cruise to Nassau, Bahamas February 11-14, 2011 Multiple Grammy Award winners and most successful male vocal group of all time, Boyz ... read more >>