Music

Jay-Z’s mother gives emotional award speech

Jay-Z's mother, Gloria Carter, has accepted an LGBTQ award. As she made a speech at the GLAAD Media Awards, she became visibly emotional. Carter, who is a lesbian, told the crowd the story of coming out t...

Cher musical to open soon

If you haven't been thinking about Cher lately, snap out of it. A stage show about the industry-spanning star of screen and sound will be visiting Broadway soon. The musical is titled "The Cher Show," and wi...

Craig Washington: A reflection on Aretha

I am a child of the late 60s and early 70s. My people’s ongoing struggle for liberation was catapulted straight into the nation’s living room through newspaper headlines and evening-television bulletins. In hom...