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Mariah Carey To Release Memoir ‘The Meaning of Mariah Carey’

Mariah Carey is honoring the 30th anniversary of her debut album by releasing her memoir. The Meaning of Mariah Carey will be released in print and on Audible on September […]

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Jada Pinkett Smith Confirms Past Relationship With August Alsina While Separated From Will Smith

Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith are one of Black Hollywood’s most beloved couples. But like most marriages, theirs has been through its fair share of tests. During a new […]

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Megan Thee Stallion Partners With Crunchyoll

Is there anything Megan Thee Stallion can’t do? You can now include fashion designer to her resume. Yesterday, the Houston rapper announced her capsule collection with the anime streaming service […]

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Afrobella’s Book List – Caribbean Literary Edition

Here are some recent books that have been inspiring me that are on my current reading list, all new Caribbean literature -- specifically fiction from & about Trinidad and Tobago. My homeland!

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Hydrate at Home — ZeroWater vs. the Grove Soma Pitcher Review

Times are heavy and serious. So here’s a little distraction – a review of water pitchers to consider getting for your home, instead of stocking up on cases of water (which are getting hard to find out my way, maybe you’re experiencing the same thing). When the coronavirus craziness hit the TV news – before...

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Where African Fashions Meet the Stylish Traveler

SHANGANI FASHIONSSHAGANI 2017 Fall CollectionShangani Fashion’s debut presentation during New York Fashion Week conveys contemporary cuts that are accented with vintage accessories. Shangani Fashion Designs are a juxtaposition of culture and style. Shangani is an African tribe who dwelled near the Shangani River in Zimbabwe, Africa. The tribe was named after its founder; and the name “Shoshangani” means traveler. Shangani…See More
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All That Is Glitz And Glamour For The Girls

Styles of ImaginationStyles of Imagination.com: 2017 Fall CollectionAccording to Fashion Designer Diane Linston, fashions should always be high-key, up beat and fashionably fun. Sequins fashions is still a hot trend for the 2017 fall season and Linston has her finger on the pulse of glitz and glamour with style creations that transcend from business casual to red carpet glamour. If you still think that sequins are only good for…See More
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Liberians Position To Join The Global Fashion System

With the accession of the Republic of Liberia's membership to the World Trade Organization there has been considerable dialogue amongst Liberian nationals in the United States about the economic future of their West African nation. Kimma Wreh in Times Square, NYThis past July, during the Liberian Independence Day celebrations in Washington, DC the Liberian Ambassador to the United States reminded his constituents that Liberian nationals abroad, particularly in the United States could do more by…See More
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Will Smith Tells A Trolling 50 Cent ‘F–k You’ Over Jada Jabs in DMs

*Other than cussin’ on-screen, Will Smith isn’t known for using the f-word, but when it came to 50 Cent he had no problem dropping it on him. Here’s the back story: Fiddy posted a private message between himself and Mr. Smith Saturday morning where he is seen asking about the latest edition of Facebook Watch […]


It’s Official! Byron Scott and CeCe Gutierrez Got Married / PHOTOS

*Congratulations to Byron Scott and CeCe Gutierrez who jumped the broom yesterday. We must note that getting with CeCe cost him dearly, though. Here’s what The Blast posted last year about his then marriage situation: NBA legend Byron Scott has reached a settlement in his nasty divorce, which will leave him paying his ex-wife $7,000 […]


Black NFL Fans Slam Plan to Play ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ Before Games

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*Black NFL fans are speaking out against the league’s plan to play “Lift Every Voice and Sing” before “The Star-Spangled Banner” prior to each game during Week 1 of the upcoming season. The song, considered the Black National Anthem, was originally written as a poem by civil rights leader James Weldon Johnson in 1899. It […]



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Congratulations to our featured Pro of the Month:
Melva Williams of Irving, TX.

Melva has stayed very interactive in the Urban Beauty Collective community by uploading her style photos, blogs and interacting with existing members! Props to you, Melva, for your great work. We support you!


Congratulations Bamboo Hair Studio of Jacksonville, FL, UBC Salon of the Month!

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