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When you hear “Best in Black,” think of the best of who we are… in music, television and film, sports, politics and every other realm that Black culture has touched and turned up a notch! The 6th annual Urban One Honors is no different. You can expect electrifying performances, empowering speeches, and unforgettable moments! This year, […]

  We are days away from the premiere of the 6th annual Urban One Honors, and trust us, it’s a show you do not want to miss! Join us for this star-studded event, as we come together with incredible pride to uplift the outstanding talent of this year’s honorees: Mary J. Blige (Entertainment Icon), Dionne Warwick […]

All hail the queen! The Queen of Hip Hop Soul, that is! Mary J. Blige has cemented herself as a global superstar, and we’re set to give her some “real love!” Get ready for a “family affair” at the 6th annual Urban One Honors because Mary’s contributions to the culture will be celebrated, as we […]

Chloe Bailey, known mononymously as Chlöe, entered the entertainment industry and took it by storm! The singer, songwriter, producer and actress rose to fame as a member of the critically acclaimed musical duo Chloe x Halle, alongside her sister. But since she stepped into the spotlight with her hit single, “Have Mercy,” in 2021, she’s confidently forged […]

Gospel music has historically been a source of hope, encouragement and strength that has gotten us through as a culture. Donald Lawrence’s contribution to the genre, both in front of and behind the scenes, is dynamic. With a successful career spanning more than 25 years, he has been one of the most influential figures in […]

The 6th annual Urban One Honors is right around the corner! This year, we’re giving the Best in Black their well-deserved flowers. Grammy Award-winning songstress LeToya Luckett is back once again to host the fan-favorite Backstage Pass sponsored by Intuit TurboTax.  This special segment brings you exclusive interviews with the show’s honorees, performers, and presenters.  LeToya will […]

From the early 1960’s on, Dionne Warwick’s iconic sound set the bar in the music industry, and her impact is still prevalent today. As a leading voice in music, Ms. Warwick’s career has spanned over 60 years! The five-time Grammy Award-winner has sold over 100 million records and earned more than 60 charted hit songs. […]

In a world of many legends and icons, there is only one Frankie Beverly. With sounds that have a proven ability to soothe and transcend generations, Mr. Beverly is a significant part of Black America’s soundtrack. The front man of the incomparable Frankie Beverly and Maze is the “Ambassador Of Soul” whose music can change […]

Legendary actor, director, and former NFL linebacker Carl Weathers has died. He was 76. His family released a statement through his agent to announce that he died “peacefully in his sleep” on February 1. “Carl was an exceptional human being who lived an extraordinary life,” the statement continued. “Through his contributions to film, television, the […]

  All hail the queen! Get ready for a Family Affair at the 6th annual Urban One Honors because we’re set to give the Queen of Hip Hop Soul some Real Love! The legendary Mary J. Blige, Grammy and Emmy Award-winning singer and Oscar-nominated actress, will be recognized as this year’s Entertainment Icon Honoree. Mary […]

CALLING ATLANTA RESIDENTS!!! DO YOU WANT TO BE IN THE BUILDING TO WITNESS THE ULTIMATE CELEBRATION OF BLACK EXCELLENCE? ENTER FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A VIP EXPERIENCE AT URBAN ONE HONORS! PRIZE PACKAGE INCLUDES: A PAIR OF TICKETS TO THE TAPING, VIP EXPERIENCE, HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS FOR ONE-NIGHT, TRANSPORTATION, TV ONE SWAG BAG SUBMIT FORM […]

  When you hear “Best in Black,” think of the best of who we are… in music, television and film, sports, politics and every other realm that Black culture has touched and turned up a notch! The 6th annual Urban One Honors will be no different. GET READY… for electrifying performances, empowering speeches, and unforgettable […]