Author: BExcellence Team

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While some celebrities prefer to keep their children away from public view, others do not mind if their children share their spotlight. Over the years, Black celebrities have had children that went on to become just as famous and successful as their parents. Seven Sirius Benjamin seems to be on that that avoided the spotlight even though he has two famous parents. Steven Sirius Benjamin: Born to Legends Seven Sirius Benjamin is the child of two legends, Erykah Badu and Andre 3000. He is the only child of both his parents but he has two step-siblings. Seven Sirius Benjamin was born…

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Videos tell a story. They are a means of expression and cultural documentation. What better way to see and feel an artist’s message than through a video? How about a sexy video?  Black artists have been producing incredible music videos since Michael Jackson’s movie like music videos.  Some of these music videos have been audacious and have made their mark on Black culture. Some of them have been hot and heavy.  Let’s explore some of the sexiest music videos in Black culture, in no particular order. 1. WAP-  Cardi B ft. Meg The Stallion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hsm4poTWjMs This video was all anyone…

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Isaiah Russell-Bailey is a young American-born actor most popularly known for portraying the character of Shaka Mckellan in the sitcom “Family Reunion ” alongside Tia Mowry and Loretta Divine. The 16-year-old fast-rising star is also a dancer, model, parkour, and social media personality. Isaiah’s performance in the family tv show ‘Family Reunion’ has been his breakout role. The show revolves around a family who struggles with their move from Seattle to Georgia where the extended family lives.  Isaiah has also proven his relevance in the entertainment industry through his viral dance videos and amazing editorials with photographers based in and out…

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Less than 5 % of Black British actors are cast in lead roles in the UK. This is a representation of how difficult it is for Black British actors to succeed in the movie industry. Thankfully, British actors are making their mark in Hollywood and we can’t help but notice it.  Here are some of the British actors we love seeing on our screen. 1. Idris Elba Idris Elba is definitely one of the most talented and loved Black British actors of our time. This actor is best known for his roles as Stringer Bell in The Wire and Nelson…

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Zelie Timothy is a model, social media influencer, host, and businesswoman. She is also the girlfriend of singer and actor Tyrese Gibson. With high-profile modeling and hosting gigs and her relationship with Tyrese, Zelie is has crashed into the limelight.  Zelie is a private person despite being in the public eye. Here are 7 things to know about the beautiful Zelie Timothy.  1. Zelie Timothy Is Dominican Zelie Timothy was born on July 29, 1995, in the Dominican Republic and grew up with her siblings and cousins before moving to the United States. There is little or no information about…

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If you’re a fan of hip-hop, especially ’90s hip-hop, then you know LL Cool J. But did you know LL Cool J daughter, Nina-Symone Smith, is has followed her father’s footsteps right into the music industry?  The Grammy award-winning LL Cool J is famous for songs like “Going back to Cali” and “Doin’ It”.  As a rapper, he is perhaps even more famous for his legendary beef with Canibus that saw the two great lyricists trade diss tracks with much savageness and intelligence.  LL Cool J is also a record producer and an actor, starring in movies like “Deliver us…

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Melody Shari Holt (also known as Melody Holt) is a Real Estate Entrepreneur, Television Personality, Public Speaker, and a real-life Superwoman. Melody’s story is one of someone who made it from the bottom to the top. Melody Holt is worth $2.2 million according to Techie + Gamers. She is most famous for starring in OWN’s (Oprah Winfrey Network’s) Love & Marriage: Huntsville. Melody Holt is the CEO of Holt & Holt Entrepreneurship, an asset management company. She hosts OWN’s “Behind Every Man.” Melody is also an advisor to Alabama A&M University’s College of Business and Public Affairs.  But how did…

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Skyh Alvester Black is a dancer and actor most famous for his roles in TV series such as All The Queen’s Men (2021), Sistas (2019), and Black Monday 2019.  Also known simply as Skyh Black, the young African American actor has been making waves recently, starring in several series, and endearing himself to the television audience.  As is often the case, many of his new fans would like to know more about the talented, young, handsome actor they’ve taken a liking to. If you are one of them, you’re in luck! 1. Skyh Black is from Miami, Florida Skyh…

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In recent years, the wicks locs have exploded in popularity and are quickly becoming a trend. One of the most common misconceptions about locs is that they are all the same, but that is far from the truth.  Not all locks are the same. Their sizes, methods, and length differentiate one type of loc from the other.  Wick locs are quite common, and there is a good chance you have seen one without realizing it. They are basically very thick dreadlocks that are famous for standing stright up while they’re still short. The style has become quite popular among celebs…

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