When Johnny Cash sang about shooting a man in Reno “just to watch him die,” nobody interpreted it as an actual confession. But when hip-hop artists adopt fictional personas to rap about selling drugs or killing rivals, America’s criminal justice system too often takes them literally. In Rap on Trial: Race, Lyrics, […]
By Jack Barnes The ultimate love letter to the world’s most magical plant: Weed. Bestselling author, rapper, chef, and television star Action Bronson is a marijuana superhero, and Stoned Beyond Belief (Abrams Image; March 19, 2019; U.S. $27.50; Hardcover), is his masterpiece. This is an exploration of every corner of the pot galaxy, from highly […]
CNN’s Don Lemon discusses the revelations from the new book “Fear: Trump in the White House” by Bob Woodward.
Oprah and Anthony Ray Hinton By Jack Barnes After revealing her new book club pick, “The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row” by Anthony Ray Hinton, Oprah Winfrey and Hinton join “CBS This Morning” for a second part of their conversation to discuss what […]
Allen Iverson joins First Take and discusses his new book and other projects with Stephen A. Smith. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Watch Latest Episodes on WatchESPN: http://es.pn/LatestEpisodes ✔ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV Get more ESPN on YouTube: ► First Take: http://es.pn/FirstTakeonYouTube ► SC6 with […]
Tiffany Haddish By Jack Barnes Comedian Tiffany Haddish stops by The Breakfast Club. While there she talks about dealing with fame, her new new book ‘The Last Black Unicorn,’ dealing with bullies, her sex life and more. Enjoy this video stream below after the jump.
Kim Fields By Jack Barnes Actress Kim Fields speaks on a ‘Living Single‘ reboot, working with singer Brandy, what she learned from being on RHOA, her new memoir and more! Enjoy this video stream below after the jump.
Dahlia McCutchen By Jack Barnes “WHO would have known that Tupac Shakur and I would meet again but under completely different circumstances. Those circumstances would lead to an apology and a life filled with entertainment and music. I couldn’t believe that what was once an abrasive encounter, ended up being an […]
Jackie Christie By Jack Barnes Basketball Wives star Jackie Christie stopped by ‘Raq Rants’ to talk about her daughters tell-all book, explained the status of their current relationship and also her ongoing feud with costar Evelyn Lozada. Enjoy this video stream below after the jump.
Charlamagne Tha God By Jack Barnes ‘Black Privilege‘ author Charlamagne Tha God details the nuances between different white privilege, black privilege and sperm privilege. Enjoy this video stream below after the jump.
Kelly Rowland By Jack Barnes Five-time Grammy winner Kelly Rowland shot to fame in the late ’90s as a member of Destiny’s Child. Since then, Rowland has pursued a solo career and added actress and mother to her résumé. Rowland joins “CBS This Morning” to talk about stretch marks, breast […]
Kelly Rowland By Jack Barnes Today, multi-talented recording artist, actress, and executive producer Kelly Rowland officially adds “author” to her long list of accomplishments with the release of her debut book, Whoa, Baby!: A Guide for New Moms Who Feel Overwhelmed and Freaked Out (And Wonder What the #*@& Just […]
Dr. Avis Jones DeWeever By Jack Barnes Dr. Avis Jones DeWeever new book, ‘How Exceptional Black Women Lead’ explores strategies that dozens of Black women in corporate America, politics and non-profit organizations have used to become successful. Enjoy this video stream below after the jump.
Rachel Dolezal By Jack Barnes Former president of the NAACP chapter in Spokane, Washington, Rachel Dolezal resigned in controversy after it was alleged she had lied about being African-American. Now she’s written a book, “In Full Color: Finding My Place in a Black and White World,” which she tells TODAY […]