Erica Campbell surprised a group of deserving public servants and community activists from the Radio One family. Awardees were nominated and voted in by their peers which won them $1000, two tickets to the NAACP’s Image Award, hotel accommodations, and a personal meet and greet with the Grammy-award winning gospel star! Receiving several hundred nominations and […]

Thomas A. Dorsey From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For the big band trombonist and bandleader, see Tommy Dorsey. This article includes a list of references, but its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. (June 2009) Thomas Andrew Dorsey Background information Birth […]

Tyler Perry is in a new movie that comes to theaters Oct. 3, 2014. The movie is called “Gone Girl” also starring Ben Affleck and Neil Patrick Harris. Even though the title sounds like it’s a “sista girl” movie… it’s actually a serious drama. Plot: On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne […]

Courtesy of Forbes Dot Com If you smelllllll what the Rock is cooking!!!  Well, you can’t smell what he is cooking, but you certainly see what Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is cooking.  He is on the 2014 Forbes Highest Paid Actors list behind only “Mr. Iron Man” Robert Downey Jr.  Dwayne Johnson made in movie […]

On August 6, 1965, President Lyndon Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act into law. The act outlawed discriminatory voting practices adopted in many southern states after the Civil War, including literacy tests as a prerequisite to voting. The law had an immediate impact. By the end of 1965, a quarter of a million new black […]

This year’s crop of young stars are changing the game. Summer 2014 Book Pick: True Story- NiNi Simone Seven McKnight has returned to Stiles University for…

#‎BirthdayBlessings‬ to Zoe Saldana turning 36, Paula Abdul turning 52 and Phylicia Rashad turning 66 today.   Go to our facbook page (am1310thelight) or instagram page (praiseindy) to wish them a Happy Birthday!