[PHOTOS] East Bay Showers Motown Founder with Love During "Berry Gordy Day"

Berry Gordy was all smiles as the East Bay gathered to celebrate "Berry Gordy Day" and reflect on how much the music of Motown is tied to events that have shaped our nation.

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Essence Atkins, Lynn Whitfield + Jasmine Guy Star in 'My Other Mother' TV Movie

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UP presents the original movie "My Other Mother", an emotional, heartwarming drama about a demanding national TV news anchor who reconnects with her equally-demanding birth mother. 

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Iyanlya - Fix My Life: Healing in Ferguson Special to Air Tonight on OWN

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OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network will air "Iyanla: Fix My Life - Special Report: Healing in Ferguson" on Tuesday, August 26 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The special episode of the award-winning series follows ordained minister and spiritual life coach Iyanla Vanzant on an emotional trip to Ferguson, Missouri, as she embeds herself in the local community and works to empower citizens by helping them formulate a plan for peace and healing in the wake of the shooting death of Michael Brown.

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New Video: VaShawn Mitchell Premieres 'God My God' on Essence.com

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VaShawn Mitchell will premiere his "God My God" music video on Essence.com today, Friday, August 22nd.

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MERGE Summit’s Holly Carter on Faith and Perseverance

Holly Carter, co-founder of the rapidly expanding MERGE Summit, the convergence of faith and entertainment, states the key to many successful Hollywood careers begins with relationships.  “First, your relationship with God, your family and with yourself, aligned with relationships developed and nurtured with other like-minded Christians.”

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