RIGHTON Writer

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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Lauren London Posts Tribute To Nipsey Hussle

Actress Lauren London has been holding it together since her boyfriend Nipsey Hussle was gunned down in April, 2019.  The...

Feb 12, 2020

Janet Jackson Discusses Motherhood, Her Mom and Upcoming Tour

Right On! fan fave and superstar Janet Jackson gave the Rickey Smiley Morning Show the info on her upcoming Black...

Feb 10, 2020

Kranium Shows His Adoration For All Shades Of Chocolate

Dancehall sensation Kranium  recently released a crowd pleaser from his new album, Midnight Sparks. His latest single, “Complexion,” was penned...

Jan 28, 2020

Right On! Alum Tiffany Evans Is Baack!

  Where do you go after you’ve been a contestant on a televised talent competition like Star Search?  You aim...

Jan 17, 2020

Video: Ray J’s “Emerald City”

Thirty-nine-year old Ray J Norwood has plenty to celebrate.  He recently released Emerald City, which features the video “Party’s Over,”...

Beyond The Music: Producer Troy Taylor Talks Jacquees, Trey Songz & More

  INTERVIEW BY CYNTHIA HORNER   Three-time Grammy Award-winning producer Troy Taylor, who has been in the business for three...

Dec 20, 2019

Christmas Listen: Kelly Rowland’s “Love You More At Christmas Time”

      Many of Kelly Rowland’s fans have now seen “Merry Liddle Christmas” on the Lifetime TV Network, but...

Dec 19, 2019

Lizzo Leads With 8 Grammy Award Nominations

Superstar Lizzo has been nominated for eight awards for the 62nd Grammy Awards. The ceremony  will be held January 26,...

Nov 20, 2019

Nov 9, 2019

Podcast Hosts Apologize For Airing T.I.’s Reveal About Daughter’s Medical Exam

  Social media star and reality show celebrity Deyjah Harris is feeling the heat from being in the spotlight. Recently,...

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Nov 4, 2019

First Listen: Major’s “Even More” ( ft. Brandy)

  MAJOR. is back with new music featuring Brandy titled, “Even More.” Released in honor of Cancer Survivorship & the...

Nov 4, 2019

‘Power’ Is Going Out With A Bang: #WhoshotGhost?

  Starz released teaser art and trailer for the final five episodes of “Power,” that will premiere on Sunday, January...

Nov 1, 2019

(Beauty Feature) XOXO Virgin Hair: A Brand That Turns Celebrities’ Heads

These days, there are soo many  hair extension companies to choose from and it can be difficult trying to figure...

Oct 31, 2019

Focus Features Presents Harriet, Right On! Digital’s Pick For Best Film Of 2019!

      Although many may have seen the  Harriet movie trailer and have studied the heroism of the iconic...

Oct 31, 2019

(Pics) DJ Khaled’s Birthday Bash For Son x Rolling Stone Cover Party

DJ Khaled kicked off this past weekend by hosting his son, Asahd’s 3rd birthday bash at American Airlines Arena.  ...

Oct 30, 2019

5 Juicy Lines From Power

‘Snitches and Snakes” would be a fitting title for subtitle for the popular series Power, which is winding down. As...

Oct 14, 2019

Wow! “Power” Character LaKeisha Grant Is The Latest Casualty

        LaKeisha (portrayed by Alani “La La” Anthony) was Tasha St. Patrick’s best friend until Tasha unwittingly...

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 ...