Ahead of Lifetime’s biopic on the legendary rap group, we pulled this list together. Dig in.

Black women’s effects on hip-hop dates back to its inception more than 50 years ago. Founding father Kool Herc had help from his sister when he threw his epic block parties. Sylvia Robinson established a viable business model with Sugar Hill Records. Sha-Rock, Sparky D, and Roxanne Shanté were also…

Karen Derrico, star of ‘Doubling Down With the Derricos,’ shows us how she and her husband manage their large family

“One, two. This way, now come on,” Karen Derrico says, encouraging her children as they dance down the family Soul Train line in their North Las Vegas home in tonight’s premiere of Doubling Down With the Derricos on TLC. The kids spin and show off their footwork. Dance is one…

Hateful online reviewers attempted to take down Beatrice Dixon’s company. Instead they helped double business sales.

WWhen Target asked Bea Dixon to star in a Black History Month and Women’s History Month commercial to market her menstrual and intimate care business, The Honey Pot Company, she was overcome with gratitude. It was a big moment to raise the visibility of her company and to spread her…

Meet Jet Setting Jasmine, who is rejecting cultural norms through her work in therapy and adult films

A professional photo of Jasmine.

JJet Setting Jasmine is all over the place, as her name suggests. Within the past week, she has hosted sold out Steel and Stilettos fitness classes, as well as Kinky Popups in Oakland, San Francisco, Houston, and New York. Charlotte is next on her travel schedule among other places that…

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