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Cardi B, Offset And Burna Boy Boost Jamaica As The Favorite Location For Music Celebrities In The Caribbean

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Jamaican authorities are celebrating the country’s big tourist moment in 2022. According to them, recent trips by other musicians like rappers Cardi B and Offset, as well as Nigerian music singer Burna Boy, have demonstrated that Jamaica was the Caribbean’s celebrity playground last year. “They are very appreciative of the relaxed non-paparazzi-like Jamaican culture, thereby… Continue reading Cardi B, Offset And Burna Boy Boost Jamaica As The Favorite Location For Music Celebrities In The Caribbean

Some Ghanaians Outraged By Meek Mill’s Music Video Shot At Ghana’s Presidential Palace

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A video featuring Meek Mill went viral on social media last weekend, where the 35-year-old rapper can be seen in various locations throughout Ghana’s presidency, also known as The Jubilee House. The place is Ghana’s highest security zone and serves as the Office of the President. According to local media, the rapper uploaded an Instagram… Continue reading Some Ghanaians Outraged By Meek Mill’s Music Video Shot At Ghana’s Presidential Palace

Michael B. Jordan Shares His Most Profound Travel Experiences And Future Travel Plans

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Actor Michael B. Jordan has experienced some “life-changing” trips, but the actor still has destinations he dreams of visiting. “The first time that I went to Africa was one of those life-changing experiences for me,” the 35-year-old Emmy-nominated actor said in a promotional campaign for Chase Sapphire Reserve. “And at the same time, Milan was… Continue reading Michael B. Jordan Shares His Most Profound Travel Experiences And Future Travel Plans

CEO Brett Berish’s Self Made Series Highlights African Artists’ Road To Success

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Afrobeats and Amapiano music continues to drive the charts across continents all over the world. It’s safe to say the genres have earned their way into mainstream music and are definitely here to stay. One man highlighting artists and influencers from the continent of Africa is CEO of Sovereign Brands, Brett Berish. His lifestyle interview… Continue reading CEO Brett Berish’s Self Made Series Highlights African Artists’ Road To Success

Meghan Markle Reveals She’s 43% Nigerian

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On the latest episode of her Archetypes podcast, Meghan Markle shares her genetic ties to Nigeria. In a conversation with Nigerian-American comedian Ziwe Fumudoh, Markle highlights her Nigerian genetic ancestry. Markle: “I just had my genealogy done a couple years ago.” Fumudoh: “What? What are you?” Markle: “43% Nigerian.” Fumudoh: “No way! Na wa o!… Continue reading Meghan Markle Reveals She’s 43% Nigerian

Yu-Gi-Oh! Creator Died Trying To Save People From Drowning, Witnesses Say

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In July, the world was shocked after learning about the death of Kazuki Takahashi, a world-famous Japanese manga artist and creator of Yu-Gi-Oh. Local authorities discovered the artist’s body off the coast of Okinawa, Japan, following a brief search. However, what seemed to be a sole tragedy was, in fact, an act of heroism, according… Continue reading Yu-Gi-Oh! Creator Died Trying To Save People From Drowning, Witnesses Say

Issa Rae and Delta Team Up to Launch Travel-Inspired Collection at L.A. Fashion Week

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Delta Air Lines is hitting Los Angeles Fashion Week with its first-ever fashion collection. In collaboration with multi-hyphenate artist Issa Rae, Delta is combatting the common discomforts of flying by equipping travelers with a line made for style and comfort created by small business designers across the country. The apparel and accessories collection is designed… Continue reading Issa Rae and Delta Team Up to Launch Travel-Inspired Collection at L.A. Fashion Week

Lionsgate $125 Million Film Studio Coming To Newark

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Lionsgate is building a $125 million dollar film studio in Newark, NJ. A studio management firm by the name of Great Point Studios and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center are collaborating on a TV and film studio, Lionsgate Studio. The development will reside on the 12 acres of the former Seth Boyden housing complex.… Continue reading Lionsgate $125 Million Film Studio Coming To Newark

Tinder-Like App OfftheGrid Helps Travelers Meet And Experience New Destinations

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Last week a new app called OffTheGrid was launched which is targeted to give travelers a Tinder-like experience. Users will have the ability to swipe and chat with travelers who have similar interests and discover new destinations to visit. You can share photos and videos of your travels as well as post about upcoming trips. … Continue reading Tinder-Like App OfftheGrid Helps Travelers Meet And Experience New Destinations

Black Twitter Reacts To Queen Elizabeth II’s Death And Doesn’t Bite Its Tongue

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Long live the Queen? Not on Black Twitter’s watch. It’s said that one should show respect for the dead. But some would argue it depends on who died and what they did in life. Not even 24- hours since the news of Queen Elizabeth II’s death broke out, Black Twitter didn’t exactly mourn. It shrugged… Continue reading Black Twitter Reacts To Queen Elizabeth II’s Death And Doesn’t Bite Its Tongue

Woman Arrested For Outstanding Restaurant Bill Says Arrest Was Due To Her Looks

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There’s always something going on in the Sin City of Las Vegas. Last week, officers arrested a 28- year- old woman at Harry Reid International Airport because she didn’t pay her bill at a restaurant. They took her to the Clark County Detention Center. Bizarrely, Hend Bustami claims that the arrest was due to her… Continue reading Woman Arrested For Outstanding Restaurant Bill Says Arrest Was Due To Her Looks

Air Canada Blasted By Harry Potter Actor For Ripping Up His First Class Ticket

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This isn’t Air Canada’s first rodeo with drama, and one young actor isn’t exactly giving them high marks. Matthew Lewis, who played Neville Longbottom in all of the Harry Potter films, vented his frustration with the airline on Twitter. He left no room for ambiguity when he tweeted, “Air Canada is the worst airline in… Continue reading Air Canada Blasted By Harry Potter Actor For Ripping Up His First Class Ticket

Learn Bouquet Building At One Of NJ’s Most Instagrammable Black-Owned Cafes

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Meet Maritza Wyche-Walton, the owner of Casa De Flora Bar, a luxury cafe located near Newark, in Bloomfield, NJ. She opened the cafe after a fire in 2019 that claimed her wedding showroom. “The community loved that space,” says Maritza. “They would tell me how much joy and life my showroom brought to the area because… Continue reading Learn Bouquet Building At One Of NJ’s Most Instagrammable Black-Owned Cafes

TikTok Star Khaby Lame Obtains Italian Citizenship

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Senegalese-born TikTok super star Khaby Lame (real name Khabane Lame) became an Italian citizen at a ceremony in his hometown of Chivasso on Wednesday. Chivasso is located in the Metropolitan City of Turin, in the Italian region of Piedmont. The world’s most-followed TikToker took the oath in the Piedmont Regional Council. The celebrity started shooting his popular videos when… Continue reading TikTok Star Khaby Lame Obtains Italian Citizenship

Gerri Major, The First Black Travel Influencer

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The first Black travel influencer Geraldyn Hodges, better known as Gerri Major, was born in Chicago in 1894. She grew up in the city, raised in a well-to-do home. She attended college at The University of Chicago where she founded one of the school’s sororities. After graduating with a Bachelor’s in philosophy, she married and… Continue reading Gerri Major, The First Black Travel Influencer

 
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