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In ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,’ Chadwick Boseman Says Goodbye Beautifully

This Netflix adaptation of the acclaimed August Wilson play features a dynamite cast, including Viola Davis. But you’ll be drawn to the late ‘Black Panther’ star, whose final role might be his best.

The Best Internet Wormholes for a Perfect Election Distraction

We could all use an election distraction. Want to become so entranced that you lose your sense of time, responsibilities and the world around you coming to an end? Spend some time on this page.

Even Grizzled Tribute Bands Love Miley Cyrus’ Covers

Cyrus’ love of singing rock covers goes back to her Disney days. So we asked a few cover band pros to review them

Miles Davis vs. Malibu: How the LAPD Terrorized a Jazz Legend

Dick Cavett’s famous gift to Davis — a license plate saying he owned his Ferrari — missed the point of the police’s racist crackdown on a successful Black man