Born and raised in Compton, California, Jessica Bennett began her career as an intern at The Oakland Post, and later, The Source Magazine. She went on to write for respected hip hop publications such as DJ Booth and Hip Hop DX before becoming the Urban Editor of pop culture website, Wetpaint.com. She joined Ebony as the Entertainment Editor August 2017. Bennett has interviewed such names as Vanessa Williams, Spike Lee, Tyra Banks, Forest Whitaker, Magic & Cookie Johnson and several others.

On the last day of Fashion Month, we revisit this February 2019 article and salute supermodel/author/entrepreneur

Hip-hop superstar Snoop has ventured into the gospel genre. In recognition of September's designation as Gospel