Entertainment

Iconic Actor Passes

By Ron Wynn NASHVILLE, TN — Clarence Williams III had a long and distinguished career that included appearances on Broadway and in multiple films. But for many in the baby boom generation Williams, who passed […]

Entertainment

Copeland Top 2021 Blues Award Winner

By Ron Wynn Shemekia Copeland has more than upheld the grand blues tradition of her late superstar father Johnny Copeland. Sunday she was the biggest winner at the 2021 Blues Music Awards (BMAs) among those […]

Sports Commentary

NBA Confronting Fan Misbehavior

This should be the best time of the year for the NBA. The playoffs are in full stride, and teams aren’t playing in an isolated bubble, but in front of hometown crowds. Many states are […]

Entertainment

Major Theater Chains Easing Mask Mandates

By Ron Wynn NASHVILLE, TN — The major theatre chains are now easing mask mandates as many jurisdictions are also cutting back on COVID-19 protocols. The general trend now is moving towards allowing fully vaccinated […]

Entertainment

Salute THEM Awards Coming to Nashville

By Ron Wynn In an ideal partnership, Cafe Mocha, the nation’s number one nationally syndicated radio show for women of color, is joining forces with the country’s foremost showcase for Black creative sounds, The National […]

Sports Commentary

Could hockey be coming to TSU?

  Last week for the second time in recent months Tennessee State University’s athletics program was in the national news. The Eddie George hiring got them major attention both in and out of the sporting […]

Sports

Grizzlies are Playoff Surprise

By Ron Wynn NASHVILLE, TN — The Memphis Grizzlies have shocked the NBA world by reaching the playoffs this season the hard way. They had to defeat both the San Antonio Spurs at home and […]

Entertainment

HBO Renews ‘Black Lady Sketch Show’

By Ron Wynn NASHVILLE, TN — One of the most innovative and edgy comedies on broadcast, cable TV or streaming services will be back next season. HBO announced this week that Robin Thede’s “A Black […]