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“Sometimes, for some reason, we as a people when we look in and we look at television and various things that’s going on around us, we somehow say, that can’t happen to me for some reason,” he shared. “I don’t know why, but sometimes we believe that, and even myself being cautious when the outbreak […]

Rob ShanahanEmilio Castillo, co-founder of funk icons Tower of Power, is like millions across the world: home in quarantine and practicing social distancing from his family due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. In the meantime, the tenor saxophonist tells ABC Audio he’s been using this time at home to reach out to his family and do things he never did before.  Between calls to his […]

Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Jazz at Lincoln CenterThe late Aretha Franklin‘s former partner Willie Wilkerson died Wednesday of COVID-19 virus at age 72, the Detroit Free Press reports. Wilkerson, a retired Detroit firefighter, met the Queen of Soul in the 1980s when he had a front row seat at one of her concerts. The couple […]

Alexx FigsR&B Queen Ari Lennox returns with a flirtatious new video for her single, “BUSSIT.”  Ari and her sassy clique “BUSSIT” down in vibrant colors, one stunning look to the next, paired with sensual moves. In the Tajana B. Williams-directed visual, the girls get pampered at the spa, between a few body rolls and twerking, while Ari sports a pink […]

Michael Becker/FOX Nick Cannon‘s daytime talk show launch this fall won’t be pushed back because of COVID-19. Lionsgate’s Debmar-Mercury, the company that will distribute Cannon’s new show, has announced that the syndicated daytime talker, called simply, Nick Cannon, is set to premiere on September 21.  The show will feature interviews with celebrities and pop culture coverage. According to the distributor, it’s […]

Kevin Kane/WireImage for Rock and Roll Hall of FameStevie Wonder is among the many artists who’ve been mourning the loss of legendary pop/R&B singer/songwriter Bill Withers, who died last Monday, March 31, from heart complications at age 81. Wonder, who helped induct Withers into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2015, reveals that […]

ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty ImagesJoin singer H.E.R. and other celebrity female guitarists on her weekly Instagram live performance and conversation series, “Girls with Guitars,” starting tonight at 8 PM/ EST.  Each week, the Grammy-winning singer will host live performances of “Losing,” “Every Kind of Way” and more original songs from her catalog, along with covers and fan requests. H.E.R. will […]

Ian Tuttle/Getty Images for Breakthrough Prize LeVar Burton will stream his LeVar Burton Reads podcast on Twitter, reading adult and children’s stories for families self-quarantining at home.  The first book he’ll read is Neil Gaiman’s 1989 short story We Can Get Them for You Wholesale, which Burton describes as Gaiman’s “best” [work].  Burton, who starred in The Roots and Star Trek: The Next Generation, will host three […]

  TV OneOn the latest episode of TV One’s docu-series UNSUNG, Betty Wright details her story of adversity, family tragedy and issues with her record label that led to a 30-year battle for control over her music.  Lil Wayne, Angie Stone and DJ Khaled discuss the R&B sensation and her chart-topping records like 1971’s “Clean Up Woman,” which landed at No. 2 on the Hot R&B/Hip Hop chart. Known as “The […]

ABCJanet Jackson had a very emotional response to a recent viral video and revealed some shocking details about herself in the process.  On Tuesday, the 53-year-old singer took a moment to share a heartwarming video showcasing one sister’s support of her sibling’s cancer battle. In the minute-long clip, which was originally posted on March 25, a teenager […]