Tag Archives: essence magazine

  • Has Essence Lost its … Essence?

    Aug 9, 14 by avereno Leave a comment


    *Essence Magazine is a well renowned monthly publication designed for African-American women. The magazine focuses on appealing to readers from the 18 to 50 age range, and covers the realms of fashion, lifestyle, and beauty. However, it seems as though one man believes that Essence is essentially losing its…essence. Columnist and member of the National […]

  • June 13th, 2014 – Black Hollywood Live’s This Week (Watch)

    Jun 14, 14 by Derrial Christon - Black Hollywood Live Leave a comment


    BHL: This Week — In this episode Black Hollywood Live hosts Derrial Christon, Courtney Stewart and Dj Jesse Janedy discuss news for the week of June 13th, 2014. Jesse opens up with The Whitney Biopic Cast, Essence Magazine Racist For Dropping The White Guy?, and Audra McDonald Breaks Tony Award Records. Courtney switches to talk […]

  • Oprah Gives Her Dress from Essence Cover to Twitter Follower who Simply Asked

    Mar 5, 14 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *One of Oprah Winfrey’s Twitter followers had less of an aha moment, and more of an ask-and-ye-shall-receive experience with the TV legend. A woman named Brandi tweeted the 60-year-old mogul on the social media site after spotting O wearing a Brian Rennie for Basler gown on the March cover. She wrote, “@oprah you look beautiful […]

  • CNN’s Michaela Pereira Talks about Search for her Birth Parents (Watch)

    Feb 17, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Michaela Pereira, co-anchor of CNN’s “New Day,” was adopted when she was three months old, and writes about her experience and search for her biological parents in this month’s Essence magazine. “I was especially curious about my father,” Pereira writes. “So much of who I am on the outside—my skin color, eye color and hair—is […]

  • Prince & 3RDEYEDGIRL Unveil ‘PRETZLEBODYLOGIC’ at New York Listening Event (Listen)

    Feb 3, 14 by Al-Lateef Farmer Leave a comment


    *The confetti was still falling in MetLife Stadium, but a line began to snake its way down 14th Street in New York City, as partygoers armed with RSVP’s and the hope of seeing the man in person. While millions tuned in to catch Prince’s appearance on the FOX sitcom “New Girl”, a few hundred packed […]

  • Idris Elba Named 2013 Sexiest Man Alive By Essence Magazine

    Dec 11, 13 by Qwest7 9 Comments


    *Adam Levine may rule as People magazine’s sexiest man alive this year, but Essence magazine readers beg to differ with their pick for the publication’s Sexiest Man Alive for this year, Idris Elba. According to thegrio.com, the actor, who has graced the big screen this year with notable roles in “Pacific Rim” and “Thor: The […]