Dallas Police Department Hires First Black Woman Police Chief In History

Black women are undefeated! When we set our minds to achieve something, we do it… and we make history while doing it!

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This Grammy Award-Winning Drummer Wants To Inspire Young Black Girls To Play An Instrument

Terri Lyne Carrington was just seven years old when she started playing drums. It was immediate love because it was something that she was good at. With practice she got even better, and by the time she turned 11 years old she had already lined up a full scholarship to Berklee College of Music, and was holding her own with jazz legends Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry and Rahsaan Roland Kirk. Fast-forward to her early 20’s and Terri cemented herself as a beast behind the drums when she became the house drummer for 80’s late-night talk show King, Arsenio Hall. From there she’d expand her skills to include musical director, composer, teacher (she’s currently a professor at Berklee College where she also holds an honorary doctorate degree), and record producer. She’s a three-time Grammy Award-winner, and the first female artist to win a grammy for Best Jazz Instrumental recording.

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'Girls Trip' Brings In Over $30 Million In Opening Weekend

The numbers are in for #GirlsTrip and they're impressive! The comedy starring Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Tiffany Haddish and Jada Pinkett Smith brought in $30.4 million in its opening weekend. This figure makes the film the largest opening of any live-action comedy this year.

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Here's What We Loved About Insecure Season 2, Episode 1

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Okay y'all Season 2 Episode 1 happened hella fast, and gave us a lot of information a little at a time, so it's time to recap!

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'Power' Star Naturi Naughton Welcomes Her Baby Girl

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Congrats to Power star Naturi Naughton on welcoming her baby girl. Naughton gave birth to her daughter on Wednesday, July 19th.

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