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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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New Kids On The Block Might ‘Go Commando’ On Their Tour
News flash: New Kids on the Block are grown men now. Still doesn't mean we can't get jiggy to their old-school hits like "Step By…
Movies & TV
LeBron James Plays LeBron James In Judd Apatow’s ‘Trainwreck’
LeBron James has already proven he's a beast in basketball (he recently broke Scottie Pippen's record in career assists) so his next big move? Lighting u…
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Crystal McCrary Brings Heart And Hoop Dreams Together In ‘Little Ballers’ Film
Balling on the NBA stage is a dream that doesn't come easy. In the new documentary Little Ballers, esteemed producer/ author Crystal McCrary spotlights the Amateur Athletic Unio…
The 24 Most Inspiring Lines From Big Sean’s ‘Dark Sky Paradise’
Big Sean has been working on his moment his whole life. From the scrawny Detroit kid with a knack for spitting to Kanye West’s G.O.O.D.
TeeFLii Is On A Mission To Bring ‘Ratchetivity’ Back
“I’m just a lucky little camper from Los Angeles,” says TeeFLii, whose smash hit "24 Hours" rotates on FM dials around the clock and landed…
Review: ‘Blaze Brothers’ Is The Perfect Page-Turner For A Hip-Hop Stan
Blaze Brothers marries Jay Z lyrics with the hard knock life In the age of podcasts and Spotify, flipping through a comic book sounds a…
Review: Drake’s ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’ Will Do… For Now
It's still hot up in the 6, according to Drake's new LP It’s been about six years since Drake signed to Young Money Records. I…
HBD Rihanna: A Birthday Bad Gal Playlist
A good playlist for the baddest gal ever Today marks Rihanna's 27th birthday (Feb. 20), meaning another set of 365 of slaying magazine covers (pee…
Pharrell Sails Into New G-Star ‘RAW For The Oceans’ Collaboration
The 41-year-old wunderkind Pharrell plans to make the Earth happy with his new clothing campaign. Pha-Real has reunited with Dutch clothing brand G-Star Raw to…
Week In Quotes: Lil Wayne, Kanye West, Nicki Minaj And More
A weekly recap of the best, worst and most ridiculous celeb quotes Lil Wayne breaks silence on Cash Money lawsuit: "I have no words. I'm…
Kanye West Brings The Realness To The Breakfast Club… Again
Kanye West took a break from NYFW and dropped by The Breakfast Club Friday morning (Feb. 20), keeping it all the way real. He got…
Who Won Instagram This Week: Amber Rose Shakes It Fast In Trinidad
X Gon’ Give It To Ya: Five Rap Songs That Shine Light On Malcolm X’s Brilliance
If spitting is about moving the crowd, then Malcolm X is one of best MCs to ever rock the mic. Back in the day, you…
Model Behavior: Chanel Iman’s Sexiest Thirst Traps
While you're ready to bang your head against a keyboard at work, Chanel Iman is out here stunting. Whether frolicking in the sands of Madagascar…
Premiere: Peep The Eye Candy In Anthony Lewis’ Lyric Video For ‘It’s Not My Fault’ Featuring T.I.
There is no shortage of eye candy in Anthony Lewis' new lyric video for "It's Not My Fault" featuring T.I. The 18-year-old singer is all…
Jeremy Lin, James Harden, Dwyane Wade And Steph Curry Ring In Chinese New Year For NBA’s New Spot
To kick off the start of Chinese New Year (Feb. 19), the NBA tapped some familiar faces to ring in the Year of the Goat.
Lil Wayne On Cash Money Lawsuit: ‘I’m Super-Numb To It’
After expressing his grievances with Cash Money Records and co-founder Birdman on his Twitter timeline last December, Lil Wayne has opened up about the YMCM-beef.
John Wall Scores Big With Sean John
John Wall isn't just a beast on the hardwood. The Washington Wizards point guard can also suit up in style.
Premiere: Dillon Cooper Puts His Own Twist On A Classic For His ‘Dead Prez’ Video Featuring A La $ole
Russell Westbrook, The LOX And More Turn Up With Hennessy For NYFW
Russell Westbrook may be the 2015 All-Star MVP but he's also killing these fashion streets. Rocking a gray fur coat, the Oklahoma City Thunder point…
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Baltimore’s A$AP Ant Discusses The Riots: “Destroying The…
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VIBE spoke to A$AP Mob's A$AP Ant about the destruction in his hometown. …
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John Legend Won't Hold His Tongue About America's Race & Power Problem
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