Sunday, June 26, 2016

15th Annual Taste and Sounds of Soul

15th Annual Taste and Sounds of Soul at Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas. Saturday, February 27, 2016. The images are made free for editorial use only with mandatory credit to Glenn Pinkerton/Las Vegas News Bureau

Under the Glittering Lights

Sherri Shepherd recently performed in Las Vegas at the Lipshtick Comedy Club, where she received a standing ovation. Also: Blue Martini Nightclub is growing in popularity, drawing crowds from all over the valley. Dreamgirls stage production sold out at Smith’s Center. Broadway In the Hood’s Dreamgirls cast members, Moya Angela, Donna Hill, Annetria Scott, and [...]

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At The Movies

The Las Vegas Black Film Festival celebrates three years. Las Vegas is unique in many ways — and adding to the glamour is the Las Vegas Black Film Festival, which is now celebrating its third year. The festival took place April 28- May 1 at the Suncoast Hotel & Casino, and celebrated the work of [...]

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‘Idol’ thoughts

In the final season of an iconic series, a Las Vegas singer punches her ticket to Hollywood. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD A senior at Cimarron High School, 17-yearold Tiffanne LeMay was listening intently when Ryan Seacrest closed “American Idol” 2015 with a plea for auditioners to step up for the show’s final season. The gifted performer [...]

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Around The World, Still In The Cut

During recent travels to Europe and Dubai with her client, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Las Vegas barber (and Iced Out Barbershop owner) Jackie Starr captured some unforgettable images. Here, she shares a selection of photographs exclusively with the readers of Las Vegas Black Image Magazine.

Service, with a style

How a top Las Vegas waitress is making life easier for her colleagues. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD For 12 years, Cindy Strong has been working as a professional waitress at a top Las Vegas hotel/casino. After many years of searching through several stores for the uniforms and other supplies that servers need to be successful, Strong [...]

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