How Black Panther Went from the Page to the Screen
Black Panther is one of the most interesting characters in the Marvel Universe. First appearing in Fantastic Four #52 (July 1966), Black Panther is the first black superhero in mainstream American comic books. Not only is Black Panther a superhero, but he is also the king of the African nation,... Read more
Pam Grier Hosts Leading Ladies Takeover Triple Feature on Bounce
On Saturday, January 6th, legendary actress Pam Grier will host an evening of action-oriented, women-kicking-butt movies on Bounce in anticipation of the new motion picture Proud Mary, starring Taraji P. Henson.  Bounce’s Leading Ladies Takeover kicks off at 9:00 p.m. with Baby Boy, starring Henson in her big screen debut. Jennifer Lopez, as a U.S. Marshall, in Out... Read more
Anita Baker Makes 2018 Great with Farewell Concert Series
Last year, Anita Baker announced her retirement from the music business. After 30 years in the game, eight Grammy Awards, seven albums and six world tours, it was well-deserved. However, as a fan, I was deeply saddened by the news. Baker’s music will always have a special place in... Read more
Check Out IhsAn Bilal’s New Video “Too Late”
Earlier this month IhsAn Bilal released her latest album, IhsAnity. The L.A.-based singer has just dropped “Too Late,” her first video from the album. Directed by Briana Monet, the video also features actor David K. Sommerville.  Visit to IhsAnBilalMuzik.com for upcoming show dates and other announcements from the artist. Tweet us @mochamanstyle or... Read more
Oceans of Slumber Releases New Video – “The Decay of Disregard”
Houston-based sextet, Oceans of Slumber are great musicians. They create heavy-metal music that speaks to today’s culture, and frontwoman Cammie Gilbert delivers powerful vocals that are bigger than life. Check out their new video, “The Decay Of Disregard,” from their upcoming album The Banished Heart.  You can pre-order The Banished Heart at Amazon.... Read more
Exclusive Download: “IhsAnity” by IhsAn Bilal
I’ve been a fan of IhsAn Bilal from the start – as lead vocalist for the bands Black Alley and The Danvilles or as a solo artist. Trained at the Duke Ellington School of the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., the multitalented singer/songwriter released her debut album BIG red BOX in 2011.... Read more
Get the Holidays Started with Wynton Marsalis’ Jazzy “Jingle Bells”
Wynton Marsalis is one of the greatest jazz trumpeters in the world. As the Managing and Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center, he preserves this classic American art form and shares it with a new generation of music lovers. In this video, Marsalis performs a jazzed up rendition of... Read more
Keep #HoustonStrong by Registering for the TXU Energy BakerRipley Turkey Trot
I’m a native Houstonian and I love everything about my city (well, maybe not the brutal summers and soul-crushing traffic). The people are friendly, diverse, and always willing to work hard to make this city better. The country saw Houstonians band together during Hurricane Harvey. In the face of... Read more
AGT Finalists, Linkin’ Bridge, Perform “Drift Away” on Jimmy Kimmel Live
Linkin’ Bridge joined fellow Louisville native Jennifer Lawrence, on Jimmy Kimmel Live. The band became a national phenomenon when they were finalists on NBC’s America’s Got Talent. Lawrence, who was filling in for Kimmel, invited Linkin’ Bridge to perform “Drift Away.” Tweet us @mochamanstyle or leave a comment on our Facebook Page to... Read more
Thor: Ragnarok Movie Review: The God of Thunder Shows Off His Sense of Humor
Marvel has been churning out superhero movies at a rapid pace. The films range from dark and serious such as Captain America: Winter Solder to wacky and outrageous such as Guardians of the Galaxy and Deadpool. Thor: Ragnarok is definitely in the wacky camp (which is ironic considering the plot... Read more