Happy Thursday, my great ones! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated clarity! Life is easy! Life is what you make it! But sometimes when life is filled with so many distractions, it is difficult to see how much you have going for yourself! From trials and tribulations to opinions and critics… From unmet expectations to learning to be patient…. While on… Read more »
“DO THE RIGHT THING” & CHECK FOR SPIKE LEE’S FILM “RED HOOK SUMMER”
Happy Wins-Day, my dreamers and doers! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to making progress. Yesterday, I was talking to one of my mentees about life and its meaning, and during our conversation, we began to talk about purpose and progress. The conversation started because every time we speak and I ask him how everything is going, he always says…”Same ol’,… Read more »
Tyler Perry’s not the only Black playwright in the game, you know? Producer Johnnie Johnsons has released her newest and exciting musical comedy, “She’s Not Our Sister”, set for DVD and digital download release on May 1. The play, “She’s Not Our Sister,” follows the lives of three women and their different emotional experiences in… Read more »
Happy Tuesday, my movers and shakers! Welcome to the beginning of the fearless you! The you who stops making excuses, and the you who makes it happen!! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to making the attempt! There are many talented people in this world who continue to live mediocre lives because of their fear to try anything new…. Read more »
Happy Monday, my creatures of greatness!! Welcome to the absolute best week of your life!! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to following your heart! Today is the day that you apologize to your heart for being so disobedient, and allow it to guide you where you need to go! Today is the day that you realize that your… Read more »
NYT BESTSELLING AUTHOR WAHIDA CLARK DEBUTS NEW BOOK ON CASH MONEY CONTENT
OUR RESIDENT DAILY WORD DUDE, ASH CASH, ANSWERS YOUR QUESTIONS!
THE LATEST OF EDITION OF “BOOK NOTES” IS IN – READ UP ON SOME INDEPENDENT HUSTLERS!
The Spring/Summer movie season is well underway, and the battle for Earth is on when Battleship hits theaters on Friday, May 18. In what is sure to be a promotional blitz for the big budget flick, there’s a new video on the streets featuring the “Queen of R&B (Raunch & Badgirl)”, Rihanna, along with NBA… Read more »
IT’S 4/20, SO GET HIGH!!!….ON ACHIEVING YOUR DREAMS!
Happy Thursday, my Warriors of Light! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to your perspective! Effective immediately, I need you to realize that you are rich with opportunity! Starting right now, I need you to acknowledge that you are exactly where you are suppose to be! At this very moment, I need you to understand that the power to change… Read more »
Happy Wins-Day, my Great People! Welcome to the day that you continue to take back your own power!! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to following your gut instincts! Many people would be a lot further in life if they just stopped thinking and followed their gut! Yes!! I said stop thinking!!! There’s a saying that says “you can be… Read more »
Are you ready for one of the most anticipated nights this year? That is May 5. Cinco de Mayo. Mayweather vs. Cotto. Urban clothing has always managed to intertwine itself with major sporting events and teams. Not only has Jay-Z teamed up with the New York Yankees this year, but Grind 2 Def Tees announced… Read more »
From our friends at Vibe Vixen Are they on, or are they off? We’re not sure right now, but after Kanye West confessed his love for reality star, Kim Kardashian on “Theraflu,” – a.k.a. “Way Too Cold” – the media and fans went crazy. ‘Ye and Kim K are two of the most popular and… Read more »
Happy Tuesday, my blessed and highly favored! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to waiting for life to happen! Out of all of the 7,003,019,800 people living on the earth today, it is a fact that 90% will die without fully living out their dreams…. Well….. maybe not 90%, and maybe it’s not a fact. But, truth be told, many… Read more »
FAT JOE IS THE LATEST RAPPER TO TAKE CONTROL OF HIS HEALTH – WATCH OUR “FEEL RICH” VIDEO OF HIS JOURNEY!
From our friends at Vibe Spring has sprung and in most parts of the country, people are unthawing from winter and gearing up for summer. Spring is a season of rebirth and renewal and the mild temperatures give us all a chance to remove some of our winter layers and show off sexy spring looks…. Read more »
Neema Barnette is the director of Bishop T.D. Jakes’ new film project, Woman Thou Art Loosed: On the 7th Day. Historically, Barnette is celebrated for being the first African-American female director to be granted a deal with a major film studio via Columbia Pictures, which is now a part of the Columbia TriStar Motion Picture… Read more »
Rise, Grind, Shine, and Give Thanks!! Welcome to the start of a wonderful week and the last day to file your taxes!! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to taking full responsibility! Life is good, life is bad, life is great, life is unfair, life is exciting, life is confusing, life is adventurous, life is boring, life is wonderful…..Life is… Read more »
ASH CASH, OUR DAILY WORD GURU, IS LETTING YOU ASK THE QUESTIONS! READ UP HERE!
Happy Friggatriskaidekaphobia (Friday the 13th)! Welcome to your time, your day, your opportunity to start fresh or end strong! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to having patience! NOT NOW IS NOT NO!!!! Anyone who is following a dream or aspiration needs to understand this concept sooner than later! Many times we are going to feel impatient about a path we… Read more »
Happy Thursday, my great ones! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to going harder! As I’ve said a million times before and will continue to say a million times over…. It’s always too early to quit! You do not become a failure by not reaching a goal; you become a failure by giving up! As long as you have breath… Read more »
BEY BIGS UP THE FIRST LADY…FOR BEING A FUTURE ROLE MODEL FOR BLUE IVY CARTER!
Peace and Blessings, my Blessed and Highly favored! Welcome to another day that will bring you closer to your dreams and aspirations! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to your blessings! Everything happens for a reason… Whatever situation you are in right now is purposely this way to help you get closer to what you really want! The Good, The… Read more »
NEW VID SERIES DEVOTED TO STANDING OUT!
Tremendous Tuesday, my Magnificent beings! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to worry and faith! It is absolutely impossible to have both at the same time! If you are worrying, then you don’t have faith…. if you have faith, then you have no time or reason to worry! The choice is yours, but you have to be clear about which… Read more »
Happy Monday, my Dreamers and Doers! Welcome to the week that you officially take back control of your life! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to making things possible! Excuses are never acceptable! If you really want something bad enough, you will find a way to make it happen! Many people find reasons why they are not living the… Read more »
SNOOP DOGG TO RELEASE A “SMOKEABLE” BOOK CALLED “ROLLING WORDS” IN SUMMER 2012
MARIO VAN PEEBLES, SNOOP DOGG AND CAST HOST A USTREAM SESSION FOR “WE THE PARTY”
Jet Life Recordings founder and New Orleans native Curren$y is having a very busy couple of weeks. Toward the end of March, he filed a lawsuit seeking $1.5 million from Dame Dash for releasing his music without his consent. Earlier this week, a June 5 release date was announced for Curren$y’s new Warner Bros. studio… Read more »
We The Party may be a teenage comedy/drama, but in reality, it’s more like a family affair. Written and directed by veteran actor and film-maker Mario Van Peebles, the movie also stars a total of seven Van Peebles, including a cameo by the legendary family patriarch, Melvin. Much of the film is based upon the… Read more »
NICKI TAKES OVER TIMES SQUARE! CHECK OUT THE VIDEO AND AUDIO!
Good Friday, my Soldiers and Survivors! Welcome to the best day of the week…. EVERY SINGLE DAY!! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to your Trials and Tribulations, and how you handle them while on your journey!! I once heard an interesting analogy by Rev. Dr. Darin Moore about an “Egg, a Potato and a Tea Bag”… The Egg, Potato… Read more »
“WE THE PARTY” WITH SNOOP & YG DEBUTS TODAY. READ OUR REVIEW BEFORE THE CAST EXCLUSIVES!
Happy Thursday, my Great Ones! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to Going with the Flow! As I type this Daily Word, I am speaking to you from my daughter’s PC as opposed to my usual MacBook Pro… For reasons not yet known, my Mac decided to just stop working and wouldn’t reboot. The funny thing is that I recently… Read more »
Happy Wins-Day, my destined and determined! Welcome to the day you begin to change your life forever! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to getting out of your comfort zone! Many people say they want greatness, but many are not willing to pay the price for their dreams! We need to realize that in order to get what we want… Read more »
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell was on hand in New York City yesterday as Nike unveiled 32 new team uniforms for the upcoming NFL season. The “fashion show” of sorts was held at a Brooklyn film studio, where uniforms for all 32 NFL teams were on display and were shown off by an individual athlete from… Read more »
WIN HEADPHONES FROM SOL REPUBLIC!
Drink F*ck Sleep is the title of Karrine Steffans new anthology of stories from novice writers. But, we think the title could also allude to how she spent many of her nights with some of your favorite rappers. The former video-vixen turned author is now the owner of her own, Steffans Publishing, a venture that… Read more »
Happy Tuesday my Hustlers, Grinders, and Creators of Life! Welcome to a new day and a new opportunity to do it better! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to Hard Work! It is a fact that in today’s world, there are many talented people living who are extremely unsuccessful! They have mastered their craft, and truth be told, no one… Read more »
Happy Monday, my focused and determined! Welcome to April 2, 2012! Today officially starts day one of the second quarter of 2012! It’s been 93 days, 2,232 hours, and 134,000 and some odd minutes! So far, you have been given enough time to see if what you are doing will help you achieve your goals! If… Read more »
TIMBALAND IS IN MIAMI FOR WWE’S WRESTLEMANIA 28! CHECK THIS OUT!!
Is it just me, or is this 3D and this IMAX stuff getting doper and doper? How good can they actually make the animation? After watching Wrath of the Titans, a new sure-to-be summer box office hit, that was one of the first questions I had leaving the theater. Really, though, just think about how… Read more »
MIA X OF NO LIMIT FAME IS A MAMA MIA CHEF, TOO…CHECK HER NAW’LINS TREATS!
Great Morning, my Great People! Welcome to the last day of the week and the finale to our recognition of phenomenal women who are helping shape the world. Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to the strength of women! To all of the mothers, grandmothers, daughters, aunts, and nieces…… to the Wives, God-Mothers, sisters, besties, and cousins….. to the women who… Read more »
Happy Take-Over Thursday, my Soldiers and Survivors! Welcome to day four of our tribute to phenomenal women who are helping to inspire us into greatness! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to being bigger than your circumstance. With that said, our phenomenal woman recipient is a young lady by the name of Hydeia Broadbent. Hydeia, who was born with HIV and… Read more »
Happy Wins-Day, my creatures of greatness! Welcome to day three of our recognition of phenomenal women who have helped inspire us to be great. Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to letting your light shine, and this week’s recognition would not be complete with out honoring my sister from another mister, Ms. MC Lyte! Lyte, who… Read more »
Happy Tuesday, my Great ones! Welcome to day two of our special celebration of women who have inspired us to be great! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to Defining Yourself… and who better to represent this topic than Ms. Dana Owens or Queen Latifah as we better know her as. From her introduction into the world, she has always marched to… Read more »
This was truly the crowning of a princess. Tiny and T.I’s daughter, Zonnique, of the pop/R&B group, The OMG Girls, celebrated her celebrity Sweet 16 Birthday Bash in Atlanta over the weekend. Stars included Diggy Simmons, Nelly, Kandi, OMG Girlz, Misa Hylton Brimm, Reginae Carter, her date Justin Combs, and Epic Records newest golden boy,… Read more »
From our friends over at VibeVixen: Shoe designer, rumored love interest of rapper Bow Wow, and one of the first daughters of Hip-Hop, Angela Simmons is serving up glamour in the latest issue of LadyGunn magazine. An emerging publication based in New York/Los Angeles, the mag loves to focus on energetic talent in the worlds… Read more »
WOMEN ARE THE FOUNDATION! DAILY WORD SAYS “WHOA” TO A FEW GREAT ONES ALL WEEK!
Great morning, my great people! Welcome to another opportunity to do it better! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to doing your part and giving back to the world. By now, I’m sure that everyone has heard about the Trayvon Martin tragedy, where a 17-year-old boy lost his life simply because of ignorance and bigotry. I… Read more »
Happy Wins-Day, my Crazed and Delusional!! Welcome to the day that you finally stop caring what other people say!! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to breaking the norm and defying conventional wisdom… I am 1000% convinced that crazy is the only thing that will allow success. Anything else breeds complacency, and extreme mediocreness (I know that’s not a word). When… Read more »
Greetings and Salutations, my creatures of excellence! Welcome to another opportunity to do it better than before! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to learning the lessons that life will inevitably throw in your way. Ready or Not, Prepared or Unprepared, Knowledgeable or Unknowledgeable – Life will always test you! These tests are never meant to… Read more »
WHO CAN FORGET A SMOOTH LARENZ TATE RIPPING POEMS FOR NIA LONG? “LOVE JONES”!
Happy Monday, My Destined and Determined!! Welcome to the start of a wonderful week! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to Seeing Your Value!! Imagine for a second that you lost all of your worldly possessions. Your money, your car, your home, you job title, your affiliations…Everything… What would you be worth? Before you answer that… Read more »
Happy Friday, my creatures of Greatness!! Welcome to the best day of your entire life….. EVERYDAY!!!! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to Being Extraordinary! Contrary to popular belief, no one was put on this earth to merely survive! We were not put here to struggle, and we were surely not put here to be “regular.” Out of all… Read more »
If you have access to YouTube, then you’ve definitely heard of “The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl”, a series created by Stanford graduate, Issa Rae. The series follows J, played by Rae, who often finds herself in awkward situations involving men, her co-workers, and all types of uncomfortable situations young people experience. In the series,… Read more »
Greetings and Salutations! Welcome to a new day and a new opportunity to do it better! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to being stubborn!! Soooooo…… I don’t know whether it was the weather, something in the air, or mercury retrograde (for all my astrology folks out there), but yesterday was an interesting day to say the least. I receive e-mails… Read more »