ENTERTAINMENT

Prince & 3rdEyeGirl Funked Toronto Up

Friday, 22 May 2015 16:30 Written by
We all have a handful of musicians that we consider to be a must see throughout our lifetime.
In just under two hours, ‘They Will Have To Kill Us First’ reminds us why we should care about Mali, that Islam jihadists are not representative of the Muslim people, and that art is the heart of any nation.
The cute factor is unrelenting in the short 20 minute documentary titled Music Lessons by filmmaker Michael Mabbott.

[REVIEW] "Random"

Thursday, 02 April 2015 15:59 Written by
Montreal, Quebec. Pre-opening night, mostly media invited, actors, performers, close friends and family are present.
John Ridley’s racially charged contribution to Thursday night television, American Crime, isn’t built on a new premise.

The Secret To Building An Empire

Friday, 20 March 2015 19:06 Written by
Wednesday's two-hour season finale of Empire was watched by everyone who has cable, and the rest are hunting the Internet and breaking all kinds of laws to catch up.
Christene A. Browne is the director of Another Planet, the first dramatic feature film to be directed by a Black woman in Canada. 
Waleed Abdulhamid is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, vocalist, producer and film-maker. He was born in Sudan and began performing at the age of 6. Abdulhamid who teaches at Humber College has toured Egypt, Syria, Kuwait and Emirate, and is known for incorporating traditional rhythms into popular music from Sudan.
Angela Walcott’s perfect bedtime story will inspire and uplift the lives of African Canadian children who need the confidence to be whatever they want to be. 
For Canadian author Lawrence Hill, the journey from page to screen was an emotional rollercoaster ride beginning with the very title, The Book of Negroes. 

Book Of Negroes Star Lyriq Bent On Black Identity

Tuesday, 10 February 2015 00:00 Written by
Acting came in a rather unusual way for Jamaican-Canadian actor Lyriq Bent. It wasn’t a matter of following his dreams but of dreams following him.

BHM 2015 Publishers Top 5 picks

Thursday, 05 February 2015 00:00 Written by
No other time of year do we have so many Black focused cultural events happening across Canada, than in Black History Month. February is jam packed with events, more than you could possibly attend,