2022 Black History Month

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NAACP Image Awards: Golden Globe Winning “Encanto” Received NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Animated Motion Picture on Night Five

Friday night the NAACP Image Awards streamed its final pre-show presentation out of the week-long virtual experience inviting fans to join the Image Awards celebration of the outstanding achievements and performances of people of color across more than 80 competitive categories. The live show is set to air on BET tonight, February 26 with the Golden Globe nominee Anthony Anderson hosting, Golden Globe nominee Samuel L.
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Ethel Waters: Remembering the Pioneering Black Singer and Actress

Despite a long, trailblazing career as a popular singer of jazz, swing, and pop music on the Broadway stage and in concerts, and Oscar and Emmy nominations, Ethel Waters is hardly known or recognized today among younger generations of movie and music lovers. Waters became the second Black actress to be nominated for an Academy Award, in 1949 for Pinky, a movie about passing, in which white actress Jeanne Crain played a light-skinned girl.