Words From Me! 

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season. As 2016 comes to an end we can all look back and say we've successfully completed another year. Looking forward to 2017, make it your year. Set realistic goals for yourself and knock out some of those things on your bucket list. For myself … Continue reading Words From Me! 

Sonequa Martin-Green becomes first African American woman to land leading role in a Star Trek TV series — TheYoungEmpire

THE WALKING Dead star Sonequa Martin-Green has reportedly landed the lead role in the new Star Trek TV series. If confirmed, the 31-year-old will be the first African-American female to be the main character in the hit franchise. US publication Entertainment Weekly has reported the news, but Sonequa and CBS Television Studios, who are making […] … Continue reading Sonequa Martin-Green becomes first African American woman to land leading role in a Star Trek TV series — TheYoungEmpire

*NEW MUSIC ALERT* Chris Brown Drops New Song!! — K97.5

Now we all know anything Breezy touches is a hit. Check out the new song entitled “Party” he just dropped featuring Usher and Gucci Mane!! Related Stories: AM BUZZ: Ray J & Chris Brown Can’t Get Over Their Exes; Natalie Nunn Is Pregnant & More… Chris Brown Co-Sign’s Kevin Durant’s Drake Night Rant With Some… via … Continue reading *NEW MUSIC ALERT* Chris Brown Drops New Song!! — K97.5

Donald Glover and Issa Rae cover The Hollywood Reporter and praised for ‘flouting the conventions of formula’ — TheYoungEmpire

DONALD GLOVER and Issa Rae have definitely made their mark (and won an array of fans) in 2016. Donald Glover, 33, has successfully managed to balance a music career (as Childish Gambino) with his acclaimed FX series Atlanta while 31-year-old Issa Rae’s HBO series Insecure has been an instant hit and recently earned her a … Continue reading Donald Glover and Issa Rae cover The Hollywood Reporter and praised for ‘flouting the conventions of formula’ — TheYoungEmpire

This Liberian model is recreating famous fashion campaigns to highlight the lack of diversity — TheYoungEmpire

Deddeh Howard was tired of being told that the agency “already had a black model” on thier books. The 27-year-old, who has been modelling since she was 18, says being rejected for opportunities because of her skin color “crushed” her at that young age. “To be told that there were only one or two Black … Continue reading This Liberian model is recreating famous fashion campaigns to highlight the lack of diversity — TheYoungEmpire

Why this graduate turned down a job at Microsoft to start a business helping young Nigerians find employment — TheYoungEmpire

WHEN 23-year-old Nigerian computer science graduate Chris Kwekowe met Bill Gates, he didn’t ask the founder of Microsoft Inc. for a job. Instead, Chris told Bill Gates that he had already turned down a job offer from Microsoft to be a software engineer. When he told the multi-billionaire his story at a forum for Africa’s … Continue reading Why this graduate turned down a job at Microsoft to start a business helping young Nigerians find employment — TheYoungEmpire

Vanessa Williams And Her Daughter Cover New Issue Of ‘Essence’ Magazine + Talks New VH1 Series — K97.5

Vanessa Williams is no stranger to gracing magazines covers with her stunning beauty, after all she has been in the business for over 30 years and still looks as beautiful as she did when she won Miss America back in 1983. However her latest magazine cover courtesy of Essence magazine is likely a little bit… via … Continue reading Vanessa Williams And Her Daughter Cover New Issue Of ‘Essence’ Magazine + Talks New VH1 Series — K97.5

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is coming to Netflix this Christmas — TheYoungEmpire

NETFLIX HAS announced that classic ’90s sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel Air will be added to its library on New Year’s Eve. The streaming giant posted to its UK & Ireland Twitter account a teasing, “Now this is a story all about how”, before revealing: “Pull up to the house about 7 or 8. […] … Continue reading The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is coming to Netflix this Christmas — TheYoungEmpire