5 African American Artists Not Named Jean-Michel Basquiat
Jacob Lawrence
Visually, Jacob Lawrence made a point that Cam'ron could be proud of -- Harlem is in the building.
Jacob was born in Atlantic City and moved to Harlem when he was 13. His mother quickly enrolled him in an arts and crafts settlement house in Harlem in order to keep him busy...
5 African American Artists Not Named Jean-Michel Basquiat
William Tolliver
William was born in Vicksburg, Missisippi in 1951, and although his mother worked in the cotton fields by day, she still managed to rear and educate her fourteen children.
To stimulate their learning his mother often engaged William and his older brother in drawing contests...
Keyshia Cole, Beyonce: Singer Slams ‘Bow Down’
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Keyshia Cole isn't feeling Beyonce's new single, "Bow Down." We can glean that much from her Twitter account, where she let her feelings be known earlier today (March 18).
"Can't stand when people all self righteous when it's conv…
President Barack Obama Compares Michelle Obama to Beyonce
Michelle Obama covers the latest issue of Vogue (via New York Mag) and in the story President Barack Obama compares his wife to Beyonce.
"I used to only have, like, two suits," the President says, with the First Lady chiming in that "This is the man who still boasts about, …

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