Adelle Platon

Adelle Platon is the associate editor of VIBE and pop culture junkie raised in Queens, New York City. Her days and nights are spent perfecting her pen game and deciphering Young Thug lyrics.

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Birthday GIFs: A Turn-Up Guide For R. Kelly

The Pied Piper of R&B celebrates his life's anniversary today (Jan. 8), turning 48 years young. After clocking in nearly three decades in the music…


Meet Grace Gealey, The ‘Empire’ Bombshell About To Blow

Empire's Grace Gealey isn't just a pretty face. She's the next big thing For Fox's new hip-hop drama Empire, the power feud between Lucius Lyo…


‘Murica! Salute Nicki Minaj’s Patriotism In This Terry Richardson Shoot

Nicki Minaj let her tig ol' bitties hog up the spotlight on her new Rolling Stone cover but in outtakes from the mag shoot with…


Birthday Blues: 10 Times Blue Ivy Carter Gave Us Life

The heiress to the Carter throne, Blue Ivy, has been stunting since she exited Beyoncé's womb. Today, on her third birthday (Jan. 7), we hit…


Keshia Knight Pulliam Addresses Cosby Allegations After ‘Apprentice’ Shaft

Now showing: TV and film updates from around the web Actress Keshia Knight Pulliam was fired from Celebrity Apprentice partly for not tapping former TV…


Weekend In NFL: Wild Card Results, Cowboys’ Controversial Victory

The men in stripes came under fire during the Dallas Cowboys' Wild Card showdown on Sunday (Jan. 4) against the Detroit Lions. After Cowboys' Anthony…


Remembering Stuart Scott: His Top 10 Career Highlights

Stuart Scott's lip service to sports broadcasting changed the game. Famous for his swaggy catchphrases "Boo-Yah!" and "cooler than the other side of the pillow,"…


Fails Of The Week: NYPD, Sarah Palin, Birdman And More

Who: The New York Police Department What: Assault a black man named Alexander Bok for attempting to participate in Ellen DeGeneres' "dance dare"…


Week In Tweets: Kobe Bryant Beef Starts #MeetMeInTemecula, Kanye West’s New Year Gift

Not only did this week bring a new year (wuddup 2015!) but new resolutions from every corner of Twitter. A fresh set of 365 couldn't…


7 Things We Want To See In N.W.A.’s ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Biopic

Once upon a time in South Central Los Angeles, five renegades from the west (Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, DJ Yella, and MC Ren) formed…


Netflix Is Helping Parents Trick Their Kids Into Sleeping Early On New Year’s Eve

Now showing: TV and film updates from around the web Like every season of Friends in less than 24 hours, Netflix is also bringing you…


The Year In Memes: 2014’s Most Instagrammed Moments

2014 was one big joke, according to Instagram. No major life event or Lifetime biopic would have been complete without the shade in Impact font…


Kanye West Is Here For Idris Elba Playing The Next James Bond

Now showing: TV and film updates from around the web Kanye West was no Grinch this Christmas, showing love to Idris Elba. In response to…


News No One Cared About In 2014

All the news unfit to use from the last 365 Thanks to the Internet, giving zero fucks about celebrity nonsense is getting harder. From Kylie…


Riff Raff Is Gonna Be Hulk Hogan’s Tag Team Partner

Whatcha gonna do, brother, when Hulkamania plus RiFF RaFF run wild on you? The WWE is now trying to make NEONMANiA a thing, where the…


15 Shades: The Biggest Fails Of 2014

Every Friday in 2014 was shady. With our weekly recap of celebrity fails, each victory in "Pushing The Culture Back" was noted. Several repeat offender…


Weekend In NFL: Ndamukong Suh Stomps On Aaron Rodgers, Odell Beckham Jr. Wows Again

With the regular NFL season a wrap (Dec. 28), the Green Bay Packers emerged victorious with a 30-20 win over the Detroit Lions. D-Town's resident…


Who Nailed Chris Brown’s #ChristmasChallenge?

As you undressed presents under the tree, Chris Brown was busy krumping. See Related Article: On Again? Chris and Karreuche Back…


Fails Of The Week: Rush Limbaugh, Mathew Knowles And More

Who: Controversial radio host Rush Limbaugh What: Going on a tirade against the idea of Sony casting Idris Elba as the next James Bond.


Week In Tweets: The Rock Rocks Out In A Onesie, Taylor Swift’s Dad Solves Her Glitter Problem

Ever had a reason to hate The Rock? Of course not. Dude can lay the Smackdown on any mortal or sing "Here Comes Santa Claus"…

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