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Adelle Platon is the associate editor of VIBE and helms film and TV news, pop culture listicles and millennial-based content. She also thinks the term "fleek" should be extinct.
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Fails Of The Week: Diddy, Chris Brown, Sony And More
Who: Diddy What: Reportedly assaulted Drake at a nightclub over the song “0 to 100.” See this video. Redemption: None. The Boi-1da beat…
Eye Of The Tyga: Blac Chyna’s Sexiest Thirst Traps
Ask Tyga, Drake or any affluent spectator at King of Diamonds: Blac Chyna got it. Flip through her photo map and the full-time mom/ Lashed…
IDFWU: The Worst Humans Of 2014
Before Big Sean’s “IDFWU” became the antidote for fuckery, there were notable characters who needed several seats this year. At the mercy of Twitter or…
99 Moments That Broke The Internet This Year
Before Kim Kardashian oiled up her bottom for the cover of Paper magazine, the Internet was already in need of repair. The last 365 saw…
Prince William And Kate Have A Royal Gathering With Beyonce and Jay Z At Barclays
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were chilling in Jay Z's living room last night (Dec. 8) at the Barclays Center. Before the Brooklyn Net…
John Starks Perfectly Describes How Knicks Fans Feel About The Knicks
NBA O.G. John Starks teases the 2015 All-Star Games and stays optimistic about the Knicks What makes New York a special host for the 2015…
Omarion Aims To Please With ‘Sex Playlist’
Whether putting his woman first on Love & Hip Hop or satisfying the ladies with his latest effort Sex Playlist, Omarion aims to please. One…
Weekend In NFL: Giants Snap 7-Game Losing Streak, Peyton Manning’s TD Streak Ends
Big Blue landed a giant victory in its 36-7 win against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday (Dec. 8). "I don't want to use that word…
Fails Of The Week: Mariah Carey, GOP Staffer Elizabeth Lauten, Charles Barkley And More
Who: Mariah Carey What: Her horrendous performance of “All I Want For Christmas” during the Rockefeller Tree Lighting Ceremony Redemption: Mimi, look inside you…
Week In Tweets: NYPD Officer Who Killed Eric Garner Escapes Indictment, Lil Wayne Wants Out
It was another rough week on timelines. On Wednesday (Dec. 3), a grand jury ruled no indictment in the death of Eric Garner, a…
Save All (Or Some) Of Your Love For Lifetime’s Whitney Houston Biopic
Finally! A Lifetime biopic we might not have to hate-watch! The trailer for the Angela Basset-directed flick Whitney is here. Chronicling the late singer's church…
Review: Teyana Taylor’s Good Music Brings Greatness To NYC
When Teyana Taylor threw an '80s Skateboard-themed bash for MTV’s My Super Sweet 16 in 2007, she was introduced to the world as Pharrell’…
Phoenix Police Officer Kills Unarmed Black Man
Just a day before an NYC grand jury decided against charging Daniel Pantaleo in the murder of Eric Garner, a Phoenix police officer ha…
Cash Out: Rap Posses Lil Wayne Could Join
Lil' Wayne rudely interrupted Jay Z's birthday (Dec. 4) by letting the world know via Twitter that he doesn't fuck with his own label. After…
Review: Spark Notes From Jhené Aiko’s ‘Enter The Void’ NYC Tour Stop
It was open mic night for the ladies at New York City's Best Buy Theater (Dec. 3). The Enter The Void tour recruited whispery chanteuse…
2 On And On: Tinashe’s Sexiest Thirst Traps
Tinashe has had the best year ever. After kicking down the club door with her hit single "2 On," she danced her tush off from…
Here’s The J. Cole ‘Fire Squad’ Verse Sparking Controversy
One week away from J. Cole's Forest Hills Drive 2014 proper release and already, the Internet is lit. After his third studio LP leaked, "Fire…
Watch: Brian Williams Presents Immigration News As A Slow Jam With Jimmy Fallon And The Roots
Immigration reform just sounds so much better as a slow jam. Celebrating a decade as an NBC anchor, Brian Williams (the man also responsible for…
DVR This: Internet Bae Idris Elba is Racing Across The World For A New Show
Idris Elba wears many hats. From international TV star to singer and songwriter and K. Michelle musical director, the Golden Globe-winning actor will be teaming…
What We Know About Nicki Minaj’s ‘The Pinkprint’… So Far
Nicki Minaj spilled the tea about her new album The Pinkprint in an impromptu Twitter Q&A with her fans (Dec. 2). Before the LP's Dec.
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Black UVA Student Beaten And Bloodied By Police Over…
Honor student, Martese Johnson, needed stitches after being beaten in the head by police. The violent altercation was caught on video.
Trinidad James Goes On CNN To Discuss The N-Word
Trinidad James tackles the use of the N-word on CNN.
Man Charged In Shooting Of Two Ferguson Police Officers
Jeffrey Williams, 20, charged with the shooitng ot two Ferguson officers.
Leader Of SAE Racist Chant Breaks His Silence: ‘It…
SAE member who led the now-infamous racist chant speaks out.
Premiere: Kehlani Feat. BJ The Chicago Kid ‘Down For U’
March 30, 2015
VIBE.com debuts a new track from Kehlani and BJ The Chicago Kid.
"Down 4 U"
BJ The Chicago
The Borrowers: 9 Hood Trends That Went 'Chic'
John Legend Won't Hold His Tongue About America's Race & Power Problem
VIBE Race Project: The Unsung Black Women Of Police Brutality
Charlamagne Tha God & Andrew Schulz Talk Issues Of Race In Hip-Hop