Posts Tagged ‘Oprah Winfrey’

Update 3/12/09: We’re re-posting this one, because, according to Forbes, there’s one less Black billionaire in the world — BET founder Robert “Bob” Johnson…at least for now. Even super-rich people are suffering in this economy. We thought you might find profiles of Black billionaires interesting. The ones listed here, we believe the only ones in the world, […]


For the first time in the magazine’s 9-year history, Oprah Winfrey shares the cover of O: The Oprah Magazine with someone else — First Lady Michelle Obama. The April 2009 issue with the first lady looking amazing on the cover hits newsstands March 17. Check it out. Speak your peace.


Well, Disney has finally decided to add a Black woman to its long list of animated princesses in the new movie The Princess and the Frog, set in New Orleans. Anika Noni Rose of Dreamgirls fame will play the Black American Princess and Oprah Winfrey will voice the role of her mother. As usual, there’s a […]


American Vogue has been around for over 100 years and only 17 other Black women have appeared on the cover, including Oscar-winning actress Halle Berry, supermodel Naomi Campbell, Oscar and Grammy winner Jennifer Hudson, and talk-show queen and billionaire Oprah Winfrey. They make the sisters work for it, huh? Michelle Obama is only the second first lady to appear […]