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Opinion: “Chanel” And A Hesitant Love For Frank Ocean’s Rapping
Frank Ocean's bars finally won over this long-time skeptic.
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Being Black For 103 Minutes: ‘Get Out’ From A White Millennial’s Perspective
"If a powerful motion picture could ruffle the feathers of just a portion of white America, it has done its job."
Today’s R&B Stars Prove TLC’s Influence Is As Strong As Ever
On Wednesday night's (March 7) episode of Star, TLC teased a track from their final album expected to be released this summer.
Seeing Black Male Humanity: Why ‘Moonlight’ Impacted Me As An Afro-Latina
My father, who is from Haiti, didn't express himself much to me growing up.
Beyoncé And Adele: When Twice As Good Still Isn’t Good Enough
Everyone from last year's snubee, Kendrick Lamar, to this year's winner, Adele was upset at Beyoncé's 'Album of the Year' defeat, so why don't the…
It’s Time For Run The Jewels To Earn Their First Grammy Nomination
The duo of Killer Mike and El-P deserve to win "Best Rap Album."
Chance The Rapper’s Grammys Sweep Is A Milestone For Indy Artists Everywhere
All independent artists need to take notes from Chance on how to win at life.
Dear Trina: What Part Of Trick Daddy’s Anti-Black Woman Rant Was OK?
Dear Trina, Let me start off by saying this: you still the baddest. I am and will always be a champion of women…
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Confronting The Mirror That Is ‘Being Mary Jane’
Here's to hoping that in Season 4 of 'Being Mary Jane,' the leading lady will win in all the ways she wants to.
Why I Hate Troy Ave’s “Sex Tape” With A Passion
This "music video/sextape" is bad on so many levels.
Just Because I’m Black Doesn’t Mean I Have To Agree With You
It seems like all tunnels into black culture are clogged. What are we going to do about it?
Brock Turner, David Becker And The Other Deplorables Of 2016
VIBE takes a look at the so-called “frowned upon” but very acceptable culture of rape.
Get Well Soon, Mr. West: The Life Of A Dehumanized Yeezus
“Every now and then I crack you a smile for 2013, but I’m cracking you a frown for 2023.”
Kehlani Poses A “Distraction” For Anyone Trying To Claim The R&B Throne With Her “Say My Name”-Inspired Video
With her Destiny's Child-nodding video for "Distraction," Kehlani is gunning for that true R&B throne.
Slept On HOV: Examining JAY Z’s ‘Kingdom Come’ Album 10 Years Later
VIBE looks back at Jay's often overlooked album
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Cincinnati Night Club Shooting Leaves One Dead And 14…
A manhunt is underway for the shooter.
D.C. Police Official Reportedly Says Teens Should…
The law enforcement official says that no evidence has become apparent to support notions of human trafficking.
Maryland Man Who Fatally Stabbed Black Guy Told Police…
James Harris Jackson took a bus from Maryland to New York City on March 17 and fatally stabbed 66-year-old Timothy Caughman with a 26-inch sword.
Colin Kaepernick Continues To Spread The Wealth With…
Another day, another $50,000.
11-Year-Old Boy To Become World’s Youngest Orchestra…
March 25, 2017 - 6:54 pm
Matthew Smith will lead the
Nottingham Symphony Orchestra in April.
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