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Mena Massoud and Naomi Scott

SCREENSHOTS: Inside "A Whole New World" of 'Aladdin'

It's time to welcome a new generation into the world of Aladdin . The story, the songs, and the style of the Disney classic unfold in the new live-action edition of the film directed by Guy Ritchie . With a diverse cast anchored by the wonderful Will Smith as The Genie, the film explores a world... Read More

Cardi B's Baltimore Show Postponed Until September

Cardi B won’t be taking the stage in Baltimore later this week. The rapper was originally scheduled to perform Friday at Royal Farms Arena, but the show has been postponed because of “circumstances beyond her control,” the venue said in a statement. Cardi B’s Baltimore performance will now be Sept... Read More

Mayor Bowser's D.C. Pool Party Marks Unofficial Start of Summer

Memorial Day is approaching, and D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser wants you to celebrate with a pool party. On Friday at 4 p.m., Bowser will celebrate the official opening of the District’s outdoor pools at Langdon Pool and Spray Park. The event will feature free food, giveaways and live entertainment,... Read More

D.C. Black Pride Events You Don't Want to Miss

It’s Memorial Day weekend, so you’re probably planning your trip to the pool or beach. But the District’s Black Pride Weekend is also slated for this weekend, and there are plenty of events for you to attend. Here’s a look at what’s happening around the city. Transgender & Gender Non-Conforming... Read More

Ciara to "Level Up" and Attend Harvard Business School

Only 10 days after dropping her bold new album Beauty Marks , Ciara is set to "Level Up" to her next challenge. The singer announced on Monday that she has been accepted into Harvard Business School, writing "I always dreamt of going to college, but by God’s grace, my music career took me on a path... Read More
Aretha Franklin

3 Wills Discovered in Aretha Franklin's Detroit House

Three wills were recently found in Aretha Franklin’s Detroit home, including one from 2014 that divides her assets among family members, the Associated Press reported. One will was found under the Queen of Soul’s cushions in her living room. The singer’s handwriting was reportedly difficult to read... Read More

D.C. Area Has Added Twice As Many People As Homes

The DMV has become an increasingly popular place to live, but there might not be enough housing for everyone wanting to move here. The region, which includes the District, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia, has added twice as many people as it has housing units since 2000, according to a George... Read More

Rihanna Has New Music On The Way

By Cameron Jenkins All of the rumors and musings can finally be put to bed. Rihanna is creating a reggae album and it will be *tentatively* titled R9. Related: Rihanna To Launch Groundbreaking New Fashion Label with LVMH "So far it’s just been R9,31 thanks to the Navy," She tells T magazine in a... Read More