Black comedians

Comedian and nationally syndicated radio host D.L. Hughley joins Cedric The Entertainer, Charlie Murphy, George Lopez and Eddie Griffin on The Comedy Get Down Tour. Hughley talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about Beyonce‘s performance at the Grammys, Donald Trump and Michael Flynn. On Flynn’s resignation: “That’s high treason. Can you imagine if President […]

Richard Pryor is, without doubt, one of the most influential stand-up comics of all time and was an inspiration to Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock, Mike Epps and others. Pryor would have been 76 today after his life was cut tragically short in 2005. Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor was born in Peoria, Ill. and raised […]

The second game of the World Series took place Wednesday night between the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field. Some might be surprised to know that there is a rich piece of Black history attached to the former Jacobs Field, along with a connection to actress Kym E. Whitley’s family. In the early […]

  Did you know Tommy Davidson was adopted by a white woman named Tommie? She found him on a pile of trash and took him…

  Comedian Donnell Rawlings is most known for his role as Ashy Larry from his radio days and starring alongside Chelsea Handler and Dave Chappelle.…

Comedian Tony Rock is playing at the Arlington Improv this weekend and before he hits the stage he talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show…

Comedian Donnell Rawlings is performing at Carolines on Broadway Thursday, December 3-6, but before he takes the stage, he talks to the Tom Joyner Morning…

Comedian Gerald Kelly is returning to the stage witch his  Gerald Kelly Returns to Broadway show tomorrow, November 28th. But before he takes the stage,…

Widely known for his win on TBS’ Funniest Wins, comedian Sydney Castillo is performing at the Arlington Improv this weekend. But before he hits the stage, he…

Comedian Corey Holcomb is dishing out Thanksgiving rules just in time for his show in Baltimore, Wednesday November 25th at the annual comedy festival. “Let’s…

Comedian Bill Bellamy is performing at the Uptown Comedy Corner in Atlanta this weekend. He runs downs the latest in news headlines on the Tom Joyner…

Comedian Rob Stapleton is performing at Caroline’s in New York this weekend.  A first-timer on the Tom Joyner Morning Show, the funny man is celebrating…