‘Cheers’ Tops List of Best TV Shows of the ’80s
Rolling Stone recently polled its readers to come up with a rundown of the 10 best tv shows of the 1980s. "Cheers" came out on top, followed by "Miami Vice", and "Hill Street Blues."
Lee Daniels Hopes to Get Oprah Winfrey for Second Season of Fox’s ‘Empire’
Producer-director Lee Daniels says he's trying to get Oprah Winfrey to guest star on Fox's Empire.
Billboard Announces Top 40 Girl Group Songs of All Time [Video]
Billboard has released its list of top 40 girl group songs of all time. It isn't subjective. It's based on the songs' performances on the charts -- and is led by a disco hit from 38 years ago.
Bobbi Kristina Brown Turns 22 Years Old on Life Support; Bobby Brown’s Family Shooting Reality Show
Is Bobby Brown's family cashing in as his daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, fights for her life on her 22nd birthday?
‘Preachers of Detroit’ Premieres on Oxygen [Video]
Oxygen Media is expanding the network’s popular "Preachers" franchise to Motown with the season premiere Friday night of “Preachers of Detroit." The series, based in Detroit, focuses on themes of faith, family, and friendship as seven men and women of the cloth share their lives, transformations and triumphs in and out of the pulpit. It airs at 8 p.m. EST Friday.
John Legend Could Perform for You for Just $10 [Video]
You would think that you'd have to be a big-wig or something to be able to afford a private performance from your favorite singer. Ordinarily, that is the case. But John Legend is offering a performance by him as a prize in a charity raffle.
The Band Perry, Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga, John Legend Added to Stevie Wonder Tribute
The Band Perry, Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga and John Legend have been added to the list of performers for "Stevie Wonder: Songs In The Key Of Life — An All-Star Grammy Salute." The Stevie Wonder tribute concert, which is next week in Los Angeles, is honoring Wonder's career with a medley of some of his biggest songs. It airs as a prime-time CBS special Feb. 16.
Harry Lennix, Mali Music Unveil Trailer for ‘Revival! The Experience’ Musical [Video]
Actor, writer and producer Harry Lennix and singer-songwriter Mali Music have unveiled the trailer for the Jesus Christ-focused, gospel music-inspired movie "Revival! The Experience." Scheduled for release later this year, the film tells the story of the gospel according to John the Apostle, and stars Music as Jesus Christ and Lennix as Pontius Pilate with Chaka Khan also in the cast. Re
South Africa’s Bala Brothers Releasing Self-Titled Album, Starring in PBS Special [Video]
The Bala Brothers -- Loyiso, Zwai and Phelo Bala -- are a household name in South Africa because of their fusion of operatically-trained voices, rich harmonies and traditional South African melodies and rhythms. The Bala Brothers are releasing a self-titled album March 3, with DVD and Blu-Ray releases March 24 for a taped concert program airing as a PBS-TV special starting Feb. 28.
PBS Announces Black History Month Programming Specials
PBS' Black History Month programming includes special episodes of "Antiques Roadshow" and "Genealogy Roadshow," two new "Independent Lens" documentaries and an "American Masters" premiere, the network announced.
MTV Broadcasting in Black and White for First Time as Part of Anti-Bias Effort The Talk [Video]
MTV today is kicking off an expansion of its Look Different anti-bias campaign titled The Talk by broadcasting today in black and white. The 12-hour, multi-platform effort, being launched at 9 a.m. EST today, is to encourage its audience to have candid, confident and color brave conversations on race with family and friends, MTV announced.
Mother of Late Trayvon Martin Keynotes GRCC, GVSU and Davenport Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Celebrations
Grand Rapids Community College's 29th annual the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., Day celebration is being highlighted by a commemoration program Monday night with keynote speaker Sybrina Fulton, the mother of slain teen-ager Trayvon Martin. Also, Fulton is speaking at Grand Valley State University's program on Monday afternoon in Allendale and at Davenport University's guest lecture on Tuesday morni