This year’s BET Awards were a virtual event because of the coronavirus pandemic, and the performances and speeches were pre-taped, allowing for dramatic stagings and high production values.Continue reading 2020 BET Awards: Black Lives Matter Messages And Performances Dominate The Event
2019’s Cats – Universal Pictures’ overhyped adaptation of the 1981 stage musical – was a total washout, to say the least. And it was not due to lack of talent or experience – for it gathered quite an ensemble of stars – we are talking James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift, Rebel Wilson, Francesca Hayward, and Tom Hooper himself who helmed 2012’s Award-winning Les Misérables.Continue reading Top 15 Movie Musicals of this Century
The piano melodies beckon. Then, ascends, a humming intro. After that, adlibs, a surely gracious voice. It’s quite an infrequent working of a mezzo-soprano. You know, there and then, you are in for some great artistry. And you are.
I have listened to the song for literally six months and I have not wanted to stop.
“Try me” is it; the spellbinding single from Nigeria’s up and coming Tems.Continue reading Tems Makes Such A Strong Statement In Her Maiden Music Video: “Try Me”
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In a short video that Hollywood star, Salma Hayek posted on her Instagram platform, June 4, 2020, she makes an impassioned plea to her brothers and sisters, from Mexico and Latin America, to come around and lend support to the African Americans’ cause.
“To my Latin-American Community,” she started carefully, making cogent of the need to join the Black Lives Matter Movement and speak up against injustice. She, practically, was imploring them to drag themselves from their it’s-not-my-fight attitude, and rise to the occasion.Continue reading The Wars Black People Fight
British Rapper Stormzy has said he will donate £10m to “organizations, charities and movements that are committed to fighting racial inequality, justice reform and black empowerment within the UK” over the next 10 years.Continue reading British Rapper Pledges £10 Million To “Black Lives Matter” Causes
Lionel Richie’s legacy is again about to be cemented in Hollywood — literally — his songs, like “Endless Love”, are going to be playing on a theater screen.
According to the grapevine, Walt Disney Studios is developing an original movie musical based on Lionel’s vast catalog of hits. The musical is tentatively titled All Night Long, and it’ll be live action, rather than animated.Continue reading Lionel Richie’s Songs to Be Turned Into a Movie Musical
For little over eighteen minutes, Daily Show’s Trevor Noah weighed in on the deep-seated anger and the whys and wherefores that sparked off the Black Lives Matter protests across the cities of the United States – and even abroad.
Noah, in his monologue, likened this whole conundrum to the game of Dominoes, explaining that while the tipping point of the protracted protests was George Floyd, the 46-year-old black man who was killed in Minneapolis, Minnesota, by a policeman who knelt on his neck for over 8 minutes, the momentum of the Black Lives Matter Movement feeds off long-lasting frustration of African American people who have suffered long from multiple injustices, including the brutality of the Police.Continue reading Trevor Noah Ponders The Question Of Race Relations In America
It is heartening that scientists, all across the globe, are spending sleepless nights in hospitals and laboratories trying to rescue us all from the snare of the Corona Virus. They are our heroes.
Social distancing is the new normal. For until the Corona Virus cure arrives – or the vaccine, for that matter – we are advised to stay safe and keep indoors – all day, all night – something that is driving a ton of people crazy. We are not having the luxury of taking strolls in the street as we take selfies. We ain’t slayin’ no more – until further notice — except, perhaps, if it has to do with fighting for our god-given [inalienable] human rights in the street — because #blacklivesmatter.Continue reading Break The Boredom: These Are 10 Of The Most Interesting Instagram Accounts To Follow Through Quarantine Season
Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.Philippians 4:6–7
When faced with a challenge or crisis, our tendency is to get all anxious about it. But God does not want us to react this way. He does not want us to be anxious about anything. Instead, whatever the problem is, He wants us to go to Him in prayer and supplication, telling Him what we need and thanking Him for the answer. When we do that, His peace, which surpasses all understanding, will guard our hearts and minds from all worries, anxieties and fears.Continue reading Do Not Be Worried About Anything
I am…the Beginning and the End,” says the Lord, “who is and who was and who is to come, the AlmightyRevelation 1:8
Ever been too busy to get something done, and then find out that it’s too late when you finally get down to it? As human beings, we live our lives constrained by time. But Jesus, the one who created time, is not time-bound. He always has time for each one of us!Continue reading Jesus Always Has Time For you
“I’ve made mistakes,” thus confessed Logan Paul as he returned to YouTube on Wednesday for the first time since facing severe backlash over a controversial video that appeared to show the body of an alleged suicide victim in Japan.
This Sunday, January 21, 2018, the 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, honoring the best achievements in film and television performances for the year 2017, will be presented.
People oftentimes find themselves wondering how certain women end up with the type of partners they date or even have long term relationships with…
“The comeback is always stronger than the setback,” so wrote Paige on Instagram amid media reports that the wrestler could never perform again inside the ring due to a neck injury. Continue reading WWE Superstar Paige Forced to Retire From Wrestling After Fatal Neck Injury
“Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom. And in all your getting, get understanding.
Continue reading 2018 is the year of God’s “hesed” wisdom — Pr. Joseph Prince
This year’s (75th) Golden Globe Awards were largely dominated by the nominations for The Shape of Water, The Post, The Handmaid’s Tale and Big Little Lies.
Nickelodeon Star and YouTuber, JoJo Siwa has made a pledge to her Instagram followers to always upload ‘family friendly’ content and promises to never put anything ‘inappropriate’ online.
“I just like bagels ok!!!” so wrote American Super Model, Kendal Jenner, 22 on Twitter on Saturday, responding to speculations that had until then spread like a wild fire that she could be pregnant.
The 60th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony will be held on January 28, 2018. The CBS network will broadcast the show live from the Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Game Shakers is an American gaming sitcom created by Dan Schneider that premiered on Nickelodeon on September 12, 2015. The series stars Cree Cicchino, Madisyn Shipman, Benjamin “Lil’ P-Nut” Flores Jr., Thomas Kuc, and Kel Mitchell .
Henry Hart’s animated exploits as Kid Danger will unfold in Nickelodeon’s newest series, THE ADVENTURES OF KID DANGER, premiering Friday, Jan. 19, at 6:30 p.m.
Tiny Christmas is a live action hour-length movie which premiered on Nickelodeon on December 2, 2017.
Many people work hard to achieve a smooth and flawless skin. Shops and supermarkets are full of skin-lightening creams and lotions just for this purpose – and they [sellers] make a lot of money off people who absolutely dislike their skin for whatever reason.
“Surprise! TyTy is the new host of #AGT,” Tyra Banks so tweeted, after being named the show’s [America’s Got Talent] new host.
The supermodel-turned-business-mogul, in her tweet, also tagged the handles of judges Mel B, Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum, and Simon Cowell, saying she “can’t wait 2work” with her “new fam.”
Probably no aspect of the Biblical account of Jesus has faced as much opposition as the story of His resurrection from the dead, and rightly so; for Paul says, “If Christ has not been raised, our preaching is useless and so is your faith” – [1 Corinthians 15: 14].
Therefore, those against Christian teaching get to disqualify the faith if they disprove Christ’s rise from the dead. But do any of these alternate theories hold up under scrutiny? Continue reading The Most Surprising Theories about Jesus’ Resurrection
The 30th Annual Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards will be held live, March 11, 2017, at the Galen Center on the University of Southern California campus in Los Angeles live on Nickelodeon and either live or on tape delay across all of Nickelodeon’s international networks and also served as a full-length TV movie.
In righteousness you shall be established; you shall be far from oppression, for you shall not fear; and from terror, for it shall not come near you.
Have you ever asked yourself why some Christians are constantly beset with overwhelming challenges, sicknesses and defeat if God’s promise, “No weapon formed against you shall prosper” (Isaiah 54:17), is true?
It recently became public knowledge the iconic Queen Bey [Beyoncé] was pregnant with twins. In other words would not make it to the world famous Carnival that goes down in Brazil every year [around this time].
And the Lord went before them by day in a pillar of cloud to lead the way, and by night in a pillar of fire to give them light, so as to go by day and night.
When the children of Israel were wandering in the desert, God led them by going before them in a pillar of cloud by day and pillar of fire by night.