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Meechy Monroe, a YouTube Star For her Natural Hair Lessons, Dies at 32 From Brain Cancer

Meechy Monroe, who achieved YouTube fame with hairstyle tutorials that empowered black women to embrace the natural hair movement and forgo harsh chemicals, died June 27 at a nursing home in Westmont, Ill. She was 32. (more…)

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Murdered ‘The Voice’ Star Christina Grimmie’s Church Includes 50 Souls In Its Prayers After Orlando Club Massacre

As if the news that one of their own was killed by a madman in Florida wasn’t enough to grieve, there came more news that another madman in the same town killed far more. Members of Fellowship Alliance Chapel were gathering to mourn Christina Grimmie when they were learning of 50

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Viral African-American Teen YouTube Star, CJ Pearson, Renounces Conservatism

The 13-year-old Internet phenom who gained national attention criticizing President Barack Obama and briefly was a part of the Ted Cruz campaign is renouncing conservatism, saying he's looking to be a voice unbound by party ideology. (more…)

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WATCH: Meet YouTube’s Millionaires

Ask just about any stranger on the street who Felix Kjellberg is and you’ll likely get a blank stare. Identify him as PewDiePie, his name on YouTube—where he’s got almost 40 million subscribers—and you’ll get a few more positive responses. (more…)

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20-Year-Old African-American Tech Reviewer, Marques Brownlee, is YouTube Phenom

Sitting in his bedroom in Hoboken, N.J., in June, 20-year-old YouTube tech reviewing sensation Marques Brownlee held a secretly leaked iPhone 6 screen up to a camera and began stabbing repeatedly at its supposedly indestructible glass surface. (more…)

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