Congratulations to Danielle Brooks, who is the only actor from the new, on-screen adaptation of The Color Purple to be nominated for an Oscar. The record breaking film was the most watched movie on Christmas day since 2009, generating $18 million opening day, $7 million on day two and $3.8 million by the third […]


Once again the hashtag #Oscarssowhite is trending after nominations were announced and once again a number of Black and Latino actors and actresses and directors were not nominated. This has been an ongoing problem for decades but it seems like any and all protest fall on deaf ears and it’s not to discount any of […]

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Join Power’s Text Club And Get The Latest Music, Exclusive Contests and Entertainment News On Your Phone. Text POWER to 71007 to join!   Sure we love seeing all of the gowns and the glamour on the red carpet during awards season.  But let’s be real, we love seeing all of the men looking like […]


This is annoying to me, to see someone being dragged because of some tweets from there past being found and brought up. If you haven’t heard the Academy Awards were looking at Kevin Hart to host the Oscars this year. But of course, someone went and found some tweets from years ago where Kevin Hart […]

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Kevin Hart took to social media Friday morning and announced he has stepped down as host of the Oscars The decision comes after Hart faced backlash after reportedly deleting some homophobic tweets just after getting the hosting gig on Wednesday. Screenshots from 2011 surfaced that read, “Yo if my son comes home & try’s 2 […]

Black Tony thinks Remy Ma & Nicki Minaj are messing with Gucci Mane's hustle.


The 89th Oscars just took place in Hollywood and the who’s who were all out on the red carpet in everything from Tom Ford to Gucci. See who looked good on the red carpet and who looked a mess

Big Bink's Blog

#bigbinkshow – Probably the most important awards show of them all!!  The Oscars!!  The were so many great movies out last Year, it will be interesting to see who takes home the Golden  Award this year!  Here is the complete list of nominees HERE  .  

This year's Oscars will actually include diversity, with Hidden Figures, Fences, & Moonlight.


The Court of Special Appeals in Maryland, the state’s second-highest court, has ordered another trial and restored charges against a man from Northwest Baltimore who was acquitted in the murder of North Carolina native Phylicia Barnes. The court says Circuit Judge John Addison Howard committed a mistake in January 2015 when he acquitted Michael Johnson of […]


The girl scout troop that raised over $65,000 in cookie sales at the Oscars are still waiting for the money. The Academy and Girl Scouts of America are reportedly in the dark.