via BlackAmericaWeb/Fisher Jack EURWEB? We are praying for actor Shemar Moore…Recently via social media he shared that his mother Marilyn Wilson-Moore,  passed away earlier this month due to multiple sclerosis and a heart condition. CLICK HERE to read the full story

via EEWMagazine/MESFIN FEKADU: It is a blessing to have a caring, involved mother to fuel your hopes and dreams. As Lupita Nyong’o accepted an award from the Harlem School of Arts, the actress made it clear that she is blessed in this way, as she acknowledged the woman who has always supported her creativity. CLICK […]

via EEWMagazine/Melissa Hamilton: Angela Bassett may have lost her mother to congestive heart failure in 2014, but the matriarch’s memory lives on in the heart of her famous daughter. The 61-year-old Black Panther star said Betty Jane Bassett, who also suffered with Type 2 diabetes and other ailments, made her into the woman she is […]

via TheChristianPost Award-winning singer Natalie Grant took to social media on Tuesday to share that her mother had suffered a heart attack, and while her first instinct was to hop on a plane to be by her mom’s side, she first went to church. “Very early this past Sunday morning, my dad called to tell […]

via news5: Finding purpose through pain, the mother of Saniyah Nicholson, the 9-year-old girl killed by a wayward bullet earlier this summer, is working with the newly-formed Black Cuyahoga CountyWomen Commission of  to draft legislation that would hold parents accountable for the actions of their children. The proposed legislation, dubbed “Saniyah’s Law”, could leave parents […]

    via TheChristianPost: Rapper Andy Mineo, who has been a popular name in Christian hip-hop for a decade now, has stayed mum on his mother’s battle with cancer but he is breaking his silence now to spread awareness because they weren’t able to find a stem cell match. “I got the phone call in […]

via praisebaltimore/gospelgoodies: Congrats are in order for Rhea Walls who gave birth to a baby boy on February 12! The Walls Group singers’ family (Darrell, Paco, Ahjah) took to Instagram to share the news, revealing their new nephew’s name, along with their excitement for his arrival. “The newest edition to our family and my favorite little man, help us welcome our […]

via FirstLadyB: Tonight Show host, Jimmy Fallon has lost his mother, she was 68.  “Today I lost my biggest fan,” the comedian said in a statement. Gloria Fallon died ‘peacefully’ on Saturday at New York City‘s NYU Langone Medical Center, a family spokesperson said. Friday’s taping of the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon was cancelled, due to what was called “a private […]

  Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green is often the player opposing fans love to hate. He is known for aggressive play on the floor combined with an attitude that can rub people the wrong way. He won’t be winning a popularity contest with Cavaliers fans anytime soon after referring to them as ‘just rude’ […]

In this edition of the Ericaism, Erica Campbell explains that she is friends with her mom.

BerNasdette Stani is best known for her iconic role as Thelma Evans on Good Times. She was the first African American teenager with a major role on a national sitcom. She talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about her new book, The Last Night, about her very close relationship with her mother who suffered […]

In this Get Up Poll, Erica Campbell and GRIFF are asking listeners if biological parents have the right to be directly involved in their child’s life if they’re not around. Much of the time, estranged biological parents, or parents who aren’t in the household, aren’t too keen on the idea of hands-on step-parents or significant […]