On the one year anniversary of Prince’s death, his close friend Sheila E. reveals intimate details about their friendship and explains why she still has doubts about what led up to his death. Listen to the full interview below. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.


Today is the anniversary of Prince‘s death and many people around the world are still mourning the icon’s untimely passing. In a week that is sure to be filled with purple-themed parties, we at Global Grind recall some of the best tributes following the passing of the GOAT — as well as the not so […]

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  Singer and drummer extraordinaire Sheila E. is not feeling the scary and fearful turn this year’s presidential election has taken, thanks to GOP nominee Donald Trump. In a recent interview with NBC News, the Hillary Clinton supporter stressed that this year’s election is “embarrassing for the nation.” “This election has been different. I’ve never […]


BET delivered on their promise to rightly honor the Purple One

Entertainment, Music

Sheila's next album will now be paying homage to Prince and the relationship they both shared.

All eyes will be fixed on the BET Awards later this month where an epic tribute to Prince is planned. Fans will be treated to a performance by D’Angelo, The Roots, Janelle Monae, and collaborator and long-time friend to The Purple One, drummer Sheila E. In a press release, the network said that “star-studded moments, […]

Legendary Drummer Sheila E. is hosting UNITY, the Latin tribute to Michael Jackson, where award-winning Latin artists bring new life to the King of Pop’s…

Iconic Drummer Sheila E. stopped by the Tom Joyner Morning Show to dish on her memoir, To The Beat of My Own Drum, on sale…

News & Gossip

Prince announced the “Welcome 2 America” tour at a press conference today at New York City’s famed Apollo Theater.