Opinion

Opinion

Chance The Rapper Is Making Music Videos Fun Again

Chance The Rapper's "How Great" video is perfectly imperfect and lesson on how to actually have fun with your craft.

Opinion

Miami Marlin José Fernández Will Live On As An Angel In The Outfield

The 24-year-old would go on to become a most memorable player of the Miami Marlins, one that everyone came to know and love……

Opinion

Lifting The Blue Curtain: What It Means To Be A “Good Cop”

"There are no such thing as 'good cops.' Only good people, who can become cops."

Features

Opinion: How Tupac Lives Within The Black Lives Matter Movement

Tupac was here to change the world, and he did.

Music

How Nas Inspired One VIBE Writer To Pursue A Ph.D In History

VIBE wishes Nas a very happy 43rd birthday.

Opinion

The 2016 VMAs Beautifully Blended Energy And Activism

MTV used its platform to promote positive change.

Opinion

Rio Olympics: The Value Of Black And Brown Bodies In Sports And Entertainment

Despite our racial divides and a political climate riddled with anti-blackness, the giants on the Olympic stage representing #TeamUSA are black and brown.

Opinion

What Would Happen If Black Professionals Made Themselves Available To The Ghetto Kids Of America?

One VIBE writer shares his story of how black writers, thinkers and scholars could have helped him during his childhood.

Opinion

Dear Jennifer Lopez: All Lives Do Not Matter

You left Castle Hill and never looked back.

Features

Reflecting On Troy Ave & The Aggression That Many Young Black Men Carry

VIBE staff writer Darryl Roberston shares his personal experiences about life in the ghetto.

Opinion

Opinion: Justin Timberlake Isn’t Appropriating Black Culture, But He Isn’t Defending It Either

If a white performer benefits from black culture, they should also fight the injustices that come with black life.

Opinion

Sorry, Lena Dunham: Kanye West’s “Famous” Has Nothing To Do With Rape Culture

Much to Lena Dunham's dismay, Kanye West’s video for "Famous" has nothing to do with, and should not contribute to, the subject of rape culture.

Live Reviews

Views From The Farm: Every Stressed Out Person Should Visit Bonnaroo At Least Once

Take it from us, even though it may not initially seem like your "scene," you should give Bonnaroo Music Festival a try if you're sprouting…

Opinion

A Father’s Critical Choice

A humble father expresses his wish for all father's in the world today.