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June 8, 2015

Akon lighting up Africa with Solar Power Initiative

R&B singer Akon has launched an ambitious project to provide millions of Africans with electricity through a groundbreaking solar power initiative. Speaking at the United Nations […]
May 26, 2015
First Lady Michelle Obama

Oprah, Beyoncé and Michelle Obama make Forbes Most Powerful Women List

Forbes has released its rankings of The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women on Tuesday, with a handful of African-American influencers making it on to the list. Among […]
May 6, 2015
Sean "Diddy" Combs arrives at The Weinstein Company & Netflix after party after the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California, January 12, 2014.

Forbes names 5 wealthiest hip-hop artists Of 2015

Last May, shortly after word began to spread that Dr. Dre had sold his eponymous headphone line to Apple AAPL -1.48%, the superproducer made a proclamation: […]