Category Archives: EURweb Original Content

  • WATCH: ‘Mega Fest of the West’ takes overs Long Beach with Celebs & Gospel Artists!

    Jul 29, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The Long Beach Gospel Festival put on by Pastor Wayne and Myesha Chaney jokingly declares their celebration to be “Mega Fest West” due to the accelerated success they’ve seen it grow within the last five years. They are now partnered with Releve’ Entertainment, E One Entertainment and Motown Gospel, not to mention the notoriety from […]

  • Netflix Announces Mike Epps Special, ‘Chelsea Handler Does Racism’, More at TCA Press Tour

    Jul 28, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *In the wake of Chris Tucker’s new comedy special on Netflix, the streaming service on Tuesday announced a new Mike Epps stand up special during its opening panel at the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills. “Mike Epps: After Dark,” premiering Friday, Dec. 18, has the “Survivor’s Remorse” star “bringing his unapologetic […]

  • Aretha Franklin, Nina Simone and Others Portrayed in ‘A Night With Janis Joplin’

    Jul 28, 15 by By DeBorah B. Pryor 1 Comment

    *Extended through August 23rd! Don’t get it twisted. The Tony nominated “A Night With Janis Joplin” currently playing at the Pasadena Playhouse, definitely includes her besties; the iconic African American women who nudged her along and inspired (in her own words): “a white girl to sing the blues.” With mentors like Odetta, Aretha Franklin, Etta […]

  • Bobbi Kris – By Miki Turner

    Jul 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments

    *The death of 22-year-old Bobbi Kristina Brown on Sunday represents yet another tragic footnote for a family that seemingly once had it all except the strength to battle their own demons. The daughter of the late Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown had apparently not shown any signs of life since a family friend discovered her […]

  • EURweb in the House for ‘Pixels’ NYC Premiere (Video – Watch)

    Jul 27, 15 by Ricardo A. Hazell Leave a comment

    *”Pixels“ opened in theaters nationwide on Friday July 24 and is on track for and opening weekend box office talley of $25 million. Starring Adam Sandler, Josh Gad, Kevin James,  Michelle Monoghan and Peter Dinklage, and directed by Christopher Columbus, “Pixels” tells the story of an alien civilization capturing images of 80s video game, interpreting them […]

  • Black America’s Wealth Illusion: 50 Cent and the Presentation of Black Celebrity

    Jul 26, 15 by Antonio Moore 1 Comment

    *Rapper 50 Cent recently admitted under oath that he is insolvent, filings show he is in debt to creditors to the tune of over $28 million dollars, and not worth the reported 155 million dollars Forbes had him pegged at earlier this year. Many have stated he is lying, pointing to purported business practices used […]