About Bilal G. Morris

Bilal Morris is the senior editor at NewsOne. He is based in Atlanta and covers Black folklore, politics, and race. He also specializes in SEO and evergreen content. Bilal was hired by Interactive One in 2021, but has worked for the company for over 10 years. He started at Radio One in 2010 as an Online Editor in Richmond, VA. Before his time at NewsOne, Bilal was the Regional Online Editor In Atlanta, GA. He has also worked at iHeartRadio in New York City. He is a professional photographer, dog lover, gamer, and has quite the green thumb. You can find him on Instagram and Twitter.

Another Hollywood romance bites the dust as Queen & Slim and Murder Mystery 2 actress Jodie Turner-Smith files for divorce from Dawson’s Creek alum Joshua Jackson after more than three years of marriage. According to a TMZ exclusive, Turner-Smith cites “irreconcilable differences” as the reason for the split. The date of separation is listed as September 13. In the docs filed by powerhouse […]

Apple's just-released iPhone 15 is too hot to handle... literally.  As reported by MacRumors (via WRAL TechWire), the tech giant is blaming a software bug and other issues tied to popular apps like Uber and Instagram for the newest model's overheating issues. 

After 146 days on the picket lines, the Writers Guild of America (WGA) has reached a tentative deal with Hollywood's major studios.

After making the official announcement back in March, the tour dates for the highly-anticipated Tony! Toni! Toné! reunion tour have finally dropped.  Raphael Saadiq posted the dates on his Instagram account Tuesday morning (June 20), dubbing the tour a "revisit" rather than a reunion. Either way, it will be the first time that the classic lineup (Saadiq, D’wayne Wiggins and Timothy Christian Riley) have performed in this capacity in nearly 30 years.  

The North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) is preparing an exhibit featuring over 60 of the history-making costume designer's original pieces.

We are sad to report that Bobby Caldwell, the singer-songwriter best known for his hit single, “What You Won’t Do For Love,” has died at the age of 71, following a lengthy illness.

Amid the growing controversy surrounding Memphis Grizzlies player Ja Morant, it looks like shoe company Nike is sticking beside him. 

According to an alleged investigative report from the Department of Energy, we may be closer to finding the cause of the virus outbreak.

A female engineering student was found dead inside Sullivan Hall on Feb. 11, the 8th on-campus death during the 22-23 school year.

The widow of the Motown legend, who died Saturday in Rhode Island, was the inspiration behind his 1976 album, "I Want You," and other hits.

A minor boy is responsible for a series of threats made against over 50 HBCUs, churches, and other institutions.

Beyoncé, Mary J. Blige, and Lucky Daye are among those who are up for R&B awards in the 2023 Grammy Awards.