Tag Archives: james brown

  • Our Roots: TAYO’s 2015 Black History Month Cartoons: James Brown

    Feb 20, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    TAYO’s 2015 Black History Month Cartoons: James Brown Black History Cartoons –  A daily celebration of the achievements of Black people in the diaspora which is the focus of OUR ROOTS by TAYO Fatunla (www.tayofatunla.com).

  • James Brown’s Widow Wants Reporter to Reveal Sources

    Feb 2, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *A freelance journalist somehow got her hands on the diary of James Brown’s widow, and is now fighting a court order for her to reveal how it came into her possession. Reporter Sue Summer was anonymously sent the diary of Brown’s widow Tommie Rae Brown last week and published it on her Facebook page. Summer’s […]

  • Tommie Rae Hynie Brown Is James Brown’s Widow, SC Judge Says

    Jan 27, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments


    *Tommie Rae Hynie Brown is the widow of James Brown, according to a South Carolina judge. The New York Times ArtsBeat reports that the Godfather of Soul’s wife could be entitled to a share of Brown’s estate, which is valued to be as much as much as $100 million by some estimates, if Judge Doyet […]

  • Oyelowo, Thompson, Ejogo, Boseman on W Mag Best Performances List

    Jan 6, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *David Oyelowo, Chadwick Boseman, Tessa Thompson and Carmen Ejogo starred in some of Black Hollywood’s best movies of 2014 and now they’ve made W Magazine‘s 2015 best performances list. For the movie issue, Boseman easily made it onto the list since he’s been on a role playing pop iconic figures. Last year, he made folks get […]

  • ‘Get On Up’ True James Brown Story Goes Digital

    Dec 6, 14 by Way to Blue 1 Comment


    *Universal City, California – Pioneering American music icon James Brown goes from rags to rhythm-and-blues royalty in “Get On Up,” a spectacular portrait of the life of the charismatic performer, debuting on Digital HD on December 9, 2014 and on DVD and Blu-ray™ Combo Pack including Blu-ray™, DVD, and Digital HD with Ultraviolet™ on January 6, 2015 from Universal Pictures […]

  • Rev. Al Sharpton Reveals His Secret to Losing 175 Pounds

    Nov 1, 14 by Qwest7 11 Comments


    *Al Sharpton has come a long way from weighing 305 pounds. At exactly 129.6 pounds, he’s slimmer now and focused on keeping the weight off, despite those who wonder if he’s ill and risking health problems with being 2 pounds above medical “underweight” classification. So what’s the secret to the Rev.’s weight loss? According to […]