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[Photos] Fantasia and Chrisette Michelle perform at NABOB Communications Awards dinner

The National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters held its 27th Annual Communication Awards Dinner on Friday, March 4 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel. Chrisette Michelle, Regina Bell, and Fantasia gave gripping musical performances.

WHW rocks the road: 2011 Oscars

Enjoy some red carpet photos we captured during the biggest night in Hollywood–the 2011 Oscars.

Raheem DeVaughn sparks controversy with racy new video

Contemporary soul stirrer, Raheem DeVaughn, is rocking the boat (and the boudoir) with his new video “She’s Single” from his latest mixtape, “Jackin’ 4 Beats”.

Newseum kicks off “Reel Journalism” series with Juan Williams and “The Pelican Brief”

Fox News political analyst Juan Williams will co-host a screening and discussion of “The Pelican Brief” as part of the “Reel Journalism” series. The event is co-produed by Newseum and American University.

Fashion With A Purpose at the Mandarin Oriental

The Cinderella Foundation is gearing up for their annual fundraiser, “Fashion With A Purpose”, hosted by Sunny Hostin, CNN Legal Correspondent and Wisdom Martin of FOX 5 to be held Sunday, November 14, 2009, 2 PM-5PM at the Luxurious Mandarin Oriental Hotel Ballroom.

Sneaker Pimps Tour featuring The Cool Kids, Curren$y and Tabi Bonney

Sneaker heads and Hip-Hop enthusiatsts will gather at Lux Lounge, this Thursday, to watch The Cool Kids, Curren$y and some of DC’s finest acts like Tabi Bonney blaze the stage.

Official CD release for Natalie “The Floacist” Stewart at Layla Lounge

Natalie “The Floacist” Stewart, formerly of the Grammy Award Winning duo Floetry, will make an appearance at Layla Lounge, this Thursday, for her exclusive CD release party.

Modus Union Salon Party to benefit Labels For Love and Cancer Schmancer

A sensational evening of artistic and creative genius including 75 Artists, Live Art, musical guests and more to support Labels for Love and Cancer Schmancer!

Halloween Event Update: Erykah Badu at Zanzibar Tonight!

Erykah Badu will be the guest host and dj at Zanzibar’s Studio 54 party tonight!
Friday, October 29th
Zanzibar on the Waterfront
700 Water St., S.W. Washington DC
(202) 554-9100

(Charity Event) Halloween Eve III: Violence Is Scary

Here’s a cool Halloween event and probably your last opportunity this month to support domestic violence awareness. Proceeds benefit Women Empowered Against Violence (WEAVE). For more information and ticket purchases…

DC’s Top 5 Spook-tacular Events

If witches, ghosts, and goblins are up your alley then don’t miss the opportunity to have a frightful weekend. WHW publisher, April Watts, has listed the top 5 SPOOK-tacular events in the area. Whether you fancy a ghost walk or a haunted forest, one of these events is guaranteed to bring you a “BOO”!

The Grown-Up’s Guide to Halloween in the DMV

Who says you have to be a kid to get dressed up and have a MONSTER ball this Halloween? WHW publisher April Watts has listed the top 10 costume parties for adults in the DC area. So break out your costumes and get ready to trick-or-treat at this weekend’s hottest events.

Sushi Social honors local restaurant and raises domestic violence awareness

Local professionals and entrepreneurs gathered at Jordan’s 8 Restaurant, in Capitol Hill, to celebrate the establishment’s “DC’s Top Spot” honor and to raise funds for non-profit organization Women Empowered Against Domestic Violence (WEAVE). Attendees enjoyed an evening of music, quality conversation, mini make-overs, cocktails and complimentary sushi.

Project Fundway

Project Fundway Scholarship Fashion Show is taking style stand outs from classroom to catwalk on November 4th at the Historic Warner Theater. The event is hosted by Kate Michael and Ward 5 Council Member Harry Thomas Jr. All proceeds to benefit DC Fashion Foundation.

Oh Really Poet v.36

As the leaves change colors, I think back to all the stories, I’ve shared here and I get excited! Why? Well my years of broadcasting have taught me , that sometimes the dirtiest deeds are done, in the privacy of ones home…LOL. So let’s get to it, we have engagements, break-ups, and all the wonderful things that continuously make you say..”Oh Really Poet?”

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