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Critically-acclaimed film The Color Purple premiered on Dec. 16, 1985. To celebrate the film's premiere, here are 10 things you might not know about The Color Purple. 

Mo'Nique took to Instagram to share a teachable moment about the true meaning of the word "queen."

Black-eyed peas made its way over to the states during the Middle Passage where West African slaves were then forced to cultivate rice and beans on the same plantations that would enslave them for centuries

The holiday season is the perfect time to binge-watch your favorite shows with your family or loved ones.

'Tis the season of gift-giving, but sometimes it can seem nearly impossible to find the right gift for the important Black men in our lives, but don't worry! We have a few ideas.

Dame Dash even offered his two cents on Jay's induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame saying "That means I'm in the Hall of Fame,"

With great joy our very own Donnie Simpson announced the return of the TV classic, Video Soul!

In reaction to a viral TikTok video about late beloved R&B singer Aaliyah, longtime friend and affiliate Missy Elliott responded with a revealing funny story behind the classic opener on Baby Girl's 'One In A Million' hit single, "4 Page Letter."

Legendary TV personality Don Cornelius was born on this day in 1936. Cornelius changed the face of black entertainment as creator and host of Soul Train, which celebrated black music and dance like nothing else before.

The upcoming Lionsgate film, '48 Hours In Vegas,' will detail what exactly happened during the two-day period where coach Phil Jackson permitted Dennis Rodman to go on a "break" as the Bulls were still competing in the NBA Finals against Utah Jazz in 1998.

We are wishing him a happy 50th birthday full of more life, and hopefully, more unforgettable performances. Take this short quiz to find out which memorable Chris Tucker character you are. Happy Birthday, Chris Tucker!