Daily Archive: August 6, 2013


    Essence Names New Editor-in-Chief

    Vanessa K. Bush, award-winning journalist, editor and author, has been named Editor-in-Chief of ESSENCE, it was announced by Martha Nelson, Editor-in-Chief, Time Inc. Her appointment…


    Kanye West to Perform at MTV Video Music Awards – Again

    MTV announced Monday, Aug. 5 that it is bringing back the unpredictable but always explosive Kanye West to perform for a record 7th time at the Aug. 25 MTV Awards. The enigmatic rapper will perform his single “Black Skinhead” at the popular awards show. With his seventh at the VMAs, he will tie Madonna for the most performances at the awards show. L …