Saturday, May 28, 2016

Pop Life

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Prince touched millions of people worldwide. The outpouring of emotion that has followed his passing is a testament to his otherworldly talent, and deep connection to those who appreciated it. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD It was not what anyone expected to hear. When the news of Prince’s death began swirling on the morning of April 21, [...]

‘It’s like a melting pot’

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QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | JACQUELINE GREEN On the eve of a highly-anticipated performance in Las Vegas, the principal dancer of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater opens up about the art of movement. When Alvin Ailey founded his eponymous dance troupe in 1958, he forever changed the global perception of American dance. He did it [...]

Taste & Sounds of Soul Event

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Amazing sights from the Fremont Street Experience, as Las Vegas celebrates the 15th Annual Taste & Sounds of Soul Festival and 2016 LV Black Image Magazine Honors.

BUILDING AN EMPIRE

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On screens large or small, Terrence Howard always makes an enormous impact. A big part of his success: heeding the sage advice of respected elders. The smoldering persona that made actor Terrence Howard an international star first broke free in the 1995 drama “Dead Presidents.” Over the last two decades, his incomparable ability to bring [...]

Taste & Sounds of Soul PSA

February 11, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Cover Story, Feature

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She’ll Be There

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Mariah Carey returns to Las Vegas with a residency at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace.

NEVERENDING GROOVE

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How Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly came to define R&B longevity.

Q&A: GARY ‘GTHANG’ JOHNSON

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A rising comedian takes us behind the scenes of the Soul Train Music Awards in Las Vegas.

Miss Ross

November 23, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Cover Story, Feature

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As she arrives in Las Vegas for a series of performances at The Venetian, legendary entertainer Diana Ross reflects on her standing as an American icon.

Starring Miss Jackson

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One of the world’s most successful entertainers returns to the city where a legendary career began.