Shanel Odum

Brooklyn-based scribe. Lover of words and music. Editor, VibeVixen.com

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Kanye West, Kim Kardashian to Buy Dr. Dre’s Land For New Mansion?

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have been on a hunt for prime real estate but may be opting for land to build o…

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‘SNL’ Pokes Fun of Kanye West and Kardashians

Just wait until Kanye West catches wind of this past Saturday's Saturday Night Live. Expect an onslaught of angry, all caps tweets.

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Vixen Review: Solange’s Compilation CD ‘Saint Heron’ [Video]

Solange is not only our girl-crush next door, she's mainstream music's unconventionally cool mistress. So when she recently announced her latest title as HBIC of her very own label, Saint Records, it…

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Kim Kardashian Snuggles With Baby North

Baby North West is slowly becoming the apple of the paparazzi's eye. The cute product of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's procreation wa…

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Beyoncé ‘Wouldn’t Audition’ For Disney Movie Role

No one knows the definition of a female hustler better than Beyoncé but the "Diva" singer may have exercised her right to stunt…

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M.I.A. Performs ‘Come Walk With Me’ On Jimmy Fallon

  M.I.A.'s new album Matangi is being gushed about by critics as perhaps the best album of her career, and she's been doing…

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Things That Might Surprise You About Molly [Video]

In the aftermath of the tragedies experienced at this year's Electric Zoo, government officials and concert promoters are seeking out options that will prevent…

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Sevyn Streeter “Call Me Crazy, But…” Hotline With VIBE Vixen Part III

Hands up, who has ever cheated in a relationship? Come on, be honest. Well, Sevyn Streeter, Angela Yee, RaVaughn, and our own Vibe Vixe…

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VV Style Profile: DIY Veiled Beanies

VIBE Vixen's Mia Campbell gives a quick DIY on how to create your own veiled beanie like the ones spotted on bad gal…

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Amanda Bynes to Return Home From Rehab By Christmas

Since transferring from the UCLA psychiatric ward to a rehab facility, doctors are set to send Amanda Bynes home next month.

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Inside Ebony 100 Gala Red Carpet [Photos]

Monday night (November 4) heavy hitters within the Black community were celebrated at the Ebony 100 gala in New York City.  Among them…

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What Exactly is Blue Ivy’s Hair Supposed to Look Like?!

It has become an inevitable reality that every time I log into Twitter, I will see at least one person launching into a…

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Perri ‘Pebbles’ Reid Releases Statement On TLC Movie: ‘I Have Never Cheated Or Mislead Anyone’

Everyone saw this coming. For the most part, people enjoyed T-Boz and Chilli's latest TV offering, CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story. That is, except for their former…

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Is Chris Brown Officially Headed to Rehab?

Reports are swirling that Chris Brown is finally getting the help that so many of his fans and critics alike want him to…

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VV Must Have: 10 Fashionable Travel Bags

Though it once carried a hint of decadence, travel in 2013 is far from glamourous. Thanks to the dominance of the functional rolling…

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New Music: Rihanna ‘What Now’ (DJ Reflex Remix)

Rihanna's chest-beating record "What Now" gets flipped into a dance mix courtesy of DJ Reflex. The Bajan bad gal teased the gothic cover…

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NIcki Minaj Visits K-Mart to Promote New Clothing Line

Nicki Minaj is putting down the microphone for a second to focus her attention on fashion. The 30 year old recently launched a clothing line…

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Vixen Vent: Protecting Your Child…Who’s In Your House?

Last week, Adrian Peterson, running back for the Minnesota Vikings, suffered the tragic loss of his two year old son, whose death i…

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New Music: Alicia Keys ‘Better You, Better Me’

While Alicia Keys has signed on as executive producer for the forthcoming film,Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete, the singer has also contributed to the…

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Celebrity Tattoos That Might Surprise You

While stars like Gucci Mane, Miley Cyrus and Rihanna sport highly visible ink we all know about, a few celebs still leave the…