Cynthia Horner

Cynthia Horner is the most well-known figure in the young adult and urban magazine publishing industry. She has been at the helm of dozens of magazines including Right On!, Word Up!, Tiger Beat, Black Beat, Hip Hop Weekly, Sisters In Style and numerous other publications which have been successful on newsstands in the United States and abroad. Cited as "the pre-eminent hip-hop journalist in the nation" by Seaver College's Department of Communications, she is the CEO and Editor-in-Chief of Right On! Digital. She appears on many popular television shows discussing her relationship with such celebrities as the late Michael Jackson, Prince, Aaliyah as well as The Jacksons, Janet Jackson, Stevie Wonder, New Edition and hundreds of other celebrities. Twitter @cynthiahorner
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Oct 10, 2019


             It’s been a busy year for Marieme. She kicked it off sharing the stage on live television...

Oct 4, 2019

5 Chilling Lines from “Power”

  As “Power” continues to hold its audience’s attention, here’s 5 top lines that have had an impact on future...

Oct 3, 2019

First Listen: Brandy’s “Freedom Rings”

    Our girl Brandy releases new track “Freedom Rings” (Brand Nu Entertainment/Entertainment One)  and celebrates the 25th anniversary of her...

Sep 30, 2019

From The Runway: The Nancy Tran Collection

By Cynthia Horner All photos courtesy Nancy Tran Collection Viewing the Nancy Tran Spring/Summer 2020 Collection was an amazing experience.  ...

Sep 28, 2019

(Exclusive Interview) Getting Up Close With Teenear

Slip-N-Slide’s pop princess Teenear Renee, who just released a new video for “I Like It,” chops it up with Right ...

(Video) Joseph Arthur Pays Tribute To The Late Ric Ocasek

    Recording artist Joseph Arthur pays tribute to the late Ric Ocasek in a live performance of him covering...

Sep 22, 2019

Cosmo Girls Glam’s Music and Fashion Showcase [NYFW]

T   Guests rocked out to DJ Millie Bas$ while individual performances by MarieCoke, Dave Tony, Diipps, Leruzlarose kept the...

Sep 22, 2019

Meet Miss Black USA TeKema Balentine: A Dazzling Beauty

        TeKema Balentine’s life changed on August 11, 2019 when she was crowned Miss Black USA 2019. ...

Sep 21, 2019

Sep 20, 2019

10 Things You Might Not Know About Cardi B

She has been known to favor shoes designed by Christian Louboutin. She’s Catholic. She’s of Caribbean descent. Her sister’s name...

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Sep 18, 2019

Shop On: Cop A Def Jam Varsity Jacket

    It’s throwback time. Def Jam’s best marketing tool, The Def Jam Varsity Jacket, once exclusively worn by the...

Sep 11, 2019

(Challenge) Legendary Artist Grandmaster Caz Invites Fans To #PassTheeMic

  Wahida Clark Publishing, one of the nation’s largest Black-owned independent book publishers, and Hip Hop Pioneer Grandmaster Caz announced...

Aug 30, 2019

Michael Jackson: His Legacy Continues

    Posted By Audrey J. Bernard  Michael Jackson…Singer.  Songwriter.  Dancer.  Producer.  Philanthropist.  Entrepreneur.  Creative genius.  Global icon.  Artist. Civil...

Aug 14, 2019

First Listen: Tito Jackson Releases “One Way Street”

  Legendary guitarist, Tito Jackson, considered the quieter member of perhaps the greatest musical family in the history of music...

Aug 14, 2019

(Video) Lizzo’s “Tempo” Feat. Missy Elliott

            WATCH THE VIDEO HERE:    ...

Aug 10, 2019

Tech Trends: Busy? It’s Time To Delegate!

Everyone’s got too much to do these days and too little time to get everything done, whether it’s work or...

Jul 21, 2019

Star Power: TV One’s ‘Loved To Death” Features Famous Faces

TV One’s month of LOVE, LIES & MURDER movies continues with LOVED TO DEATH, debuting on Sunday, July 21, 2019...

Jul 19, 2019

First Look: “Top Gun: Maverick”

  Tom Cruise made a surprise visit to Hall H in San Diego as the Top Gun: Maverick official trailer...

Jul 16, 2019

First Look: “Don’t Let Go”

  Following its world premiere at Sundance, “Don’t Let Go” will be released in theaters August 30, 2019. In the...

Jul 14, 2019

(Video) Jermaine Jackson’s Son, Jaafar Jackson, Releases “Got Me Singing”

    Making his official debut, Los Angeles born singer-songwriter and entertainer Jaafar Jackson  just released his new single and...

Jul 11, 2019

G.I. Jane Stuns In ‘Shaft’

        Actress/model DominiQue “G.I. Jane” Williams is a new face to watch who made her major film...