• The Big Winners At This Year's Soul Train Awards By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    THE BIG WINNERS AT THIS YEAR'S SOUL TRAIN AWARDS

    By Brande Victorian · Updated November 23, 2022 Today's biggest soul and R&B artists were celebrated during the 2022 Soul Train Awards...

  • Porsha Williams And Simon Guobadia Are Officially Married! By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    PORSHA WILLIAMS AND SIMON GUOBADIA ARE OFFICIALLY MARRIED!

    Porsha Williams By Dominique Fluker · Updated November 26, 2022 RHOA alum Porsha Williams and businessman Simon Guobadia are married!...

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  • Irene Cara, Star Of ‘Sparkle' And ‘Fame,' Dies At 63 By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    IRENE CARA, STAR OF ‘SPARKLE' AND ‘FAME,' DIES AT 63

    By Brooklyn White · Updated November 26, 2022 Irene Cara, the singer and actress known for co-writing ‘Flashdance”s title track and...

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  • How Social Media Ruined Horoscopes For Me By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    HOW SOCIAL MEDIA RUINED HOROSCOPES FOR ME

    By Anayo Awuzie ·

  • AMC and Zoom To Launch Partnership To Turn Theatres Into Conference Rooms By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    AMC AND ZOOM TO LAUNCH PARTNERSHIP TO TURN THEATRES INTO CONFERENCE ROOMS

    By Jasmine Browley · Updated November 25, 2022 AMC and Zoom are aiming to make sure your next work meeting is unforgettable. In a news...

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  • Star Gazing: See How Your Favorite Celebs Celebrated Thanksgiving 2022 By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    STAR GAZING: SEE HOW YOUR FAVORITE CELEBS CELEBRATED THANKSGIVING 2022

    By Dominique Fluker ·

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  • 11 Best TikTok Accounts to Follow for Style Inspo By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    11 BEST TIKTOK ACCOUNTS TO FOLLOW FOR STYLE INSPO

    By Kerane Marcellus ·

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  • New Music This Week: Omeretta The Great, Stormzy, Meek Mill And More By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    NEW MUSIC THIS WEEK: OMERETTA THE GREAT, STORMZY, MEEK MILL AND MORE

    By Okla Jones · Updated November 25, 2022 Happy Friday, folks. It's our hope that you enjoyed your Thanksgiving, and that the day was...

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  • Star Gazing: Celebs Geared Up For The Holidays In Style At The Premiere of ‘Fantasy Football,' Complexcon & More By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    STAR GAZING: CELEBS GEARED UP FOR THE HOLIDAYS IN STYLE AT THE PREMIERE OF ‘FANTASY FOOTBALL,' COMPLEXCON & MORE

    By Rivea Ruff · Updated November 23, 2022 With hearty leftovers and holiday shopping season finally in full swing, the stars were spotted...

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  • By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    EXCLUSIVE: COACH STORMY AND TAMMY PRICE ADDRESS ‘LOW VIBRATION' PLATE BACKLASH

    By Brooklyn White ·

  • 90s & Early Aughts TV Shows For Fashion Inspiration By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    90S & EARLY AUGHTS TV SHOWS FOR FASHION INSPIRATION

    By Kerane Marcellus · Updated November 22, 2022 It is no secret that we've been reminiscing about the 90s for a few years now, and...

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  • By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    NATALIA BRYANT GETS RESTRAINING ORDER AGAINST ALLEGED STALKER

    By Melissa Noel · Updated November 24, 2022 Natalia Bryant , the daughter of the late basketball legend Kobe Bryant , is seeking a...

  • By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    COPING DURING THE HOLIDAYS

    By Nandi Howard ·

  • For The 7th Year, A Grandma And Young Man Accidentally Invited To Thanksgiving Will Spend Holiday Together By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    FOR THE 7TH YEAR, A GRANDMA AND YOUNG MAN ACCIDENTALLY INVITED TO THANKSGIVING WILL SPEND HOLIDAY TOGETHER

    Jamal Hinton/Instagram By Melissa Noel · Updated November 24, 2022 Wanda Dench and Jamal Hinton are celebrating Thanksgiving together...

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  • By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    SINBAD SHARES RECOVERY FROM ISCHEMIC STROKE, CURRENTLY RELEARNING TO WALK

    By Rivea Ruff ·

  • The LSAT May Become Optional For Aspiring Law Students By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    THE LSAT MAY BECOME OPTIONAL FOR ASPIRING LAW STUDENTS

    By Jasmine Browley · Updated November 23, 2022 The formula for becoming a lawyer has mostly been to score high on the LSATs, get admitted...

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  • Americans Reportedly Have 5 Trillion Dollars In Cash Due To Stimulus Checks By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    AMERICANS REPORTEDLY HAVE 5 TRILLION DOLLARS IN CASH DUE TO STIMULUS CHECKS

    By Jasmine Browley · Updated November 23, 2022 During the height of the pandemic, a national stimulus relief package put much-needed...

  • ESSENCEApproved Celebrate the Holiday Season with These Black-owned Brands By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    ESSENCEAPPROVED CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH THESE BLACK-OWNED BRANDS

    Target By · Updated November 23, 2022 Here at ESSENCE, we launched a new article series entitled ESSENCEApproved. In these monthly-themed...

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  • Did An Enslaved Chef Bring Macaroni And Cheese To America? The Truth Behind Everyones Favorite Side Dish By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    DID AN ENSLAVED CHEF BRING MACARONI AND CHEESE TO AMERICA? THE TRUTH BEHIND EVERYONES FAVORITE SIDE DISH

    By Patrice Grell Yursik · Updated November 23, 2022 There's a popular meme that gets traction around this time of year. It says, “You...

  • By Essence   -   Nov 27, 2022

    YOUR HOLIDAY DOLLARS COULD MAKE OR BREAK BLACK-OWNED BUSINESSES THIS YEAR. HERE ARE 7 EASY WAYS TO BUYBLACKFRIDAY

    By Ebony Flake · Updated November 23, 2022 It's a chilly Monday morning and Brianna Downing, the owner of Stoop & Stank tees, is taking...

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