On January 22 Erica Campbell tweeted “Well guys it's going down I'm in the hospital and Zaya's on her way!!! Say a prayer for me....love u guys!!” And it looks like those prayers worked. Erica gave birth to her new bouncing baby girl Zaya who weighed in at a healthy 6lbs 12oz.
“Last month I went to Andrew’s Air Force Base and welcomed home some of our last troops to serve in Iraq…we gather tonight knowing that this generation of heroes has made the United States safer and more respected around the world.” Those were first words of President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address last night which were met with applause.
Preachers take notice. If you are doing things contrary to the will of God, they are being exposed left and right in this season. The latest in a growing group of “outed” preachers is son of the late Oral Roberts and former president of Oral Roberts University, Richard Roberts, who was arrested and jailed on suspicion of drunk driving Tuesday.
In its 13th year, the Super Bowl Gospel Celebration (SBGC) blends your love of the game with your love of gospel music for an explosive time of faith, inspiration, and great entertainment. Hosted by funnyman Wayne Brady and co-hosted by multi award-winner CeCe Winans—also performing—attendees will have an enjoyable time, and get special performances by Fantasia Barrino and more.
Tyler Perry is known for sharing his heart with supporters of his plays, movies, and other business ventures. Through blogs, website forums, and interviews, the media mogul gives away constant wisdom and encouragement. Yesterday, Perry posted a watch-worthy video blog where he gets real about exactly what it took for him to get where he is.
Can Appointment of Sam’s Club CEO Rosalind Brewer Reverse Walmart’s Reputation for Sex Discrimination?
Spelman College graduate, Rosalind Brewer was named CEO of Sam's Clubs on Friday, becoming the first woman and first African American to lead a business unit of Walmart. This is a pretty bold move for Walmart that, just last year, triumphed over the largest sex discrimination lawsuit in history after the U.S. Supreme Court threw out the case.
Remember the emotional moment a decade ago when Halle Berry became the first African American woman to win the “best actress” Oscar for her gritty role in the 2001 film, Monster’s Ball? Now that Viola Davis is nominated in the same category for her role as Aibileen Clark in The Help, she could become the second black actress to win this honor.
First Lady Michelle Obama is one of the most powerful and well known women in the world. But she’s not pleased to rest on her laurels without bringing the next generation of young female leaders along for the ride. In the February issue of MORE Magazine, Lady O talks about mentoring teen girls.
Black women over the past few years have been relentlessly scrutinized, analyzed, and summarized. And today, EEW editors discovered the findings of a recent survey of 800 women of color conducted by The Washington Post and the Kaiser Family Foundation.
After Hollywood refused to fund a movie with an all black cast, Red Tails still flew above the opposition and scored an impressive #2 slot, grossing $19 million at the box office on opening weekend. Read EEW Magazine President, Dianna Hobbs' thoughts on the movie.
TWITTER BUZZ: Erica Campbell of Mary Mary Tweets Picture of Baby Warryn ‘Little Bundle of Cuteness’ Campbell
Don't you just want to kiss those fat cheeks? Mary Mary's Erica Campbell shared a the most adorable pic of her little man Warryn Campbell Jr. via Twitter, and EEW Magazine editors just want to take him home. Go inside to get a closer look at the little cutie pie.