Posts tagged "New Orleans"


Essence Festival To Expand To South Africa In 2016

The Essence Festival is going global with its first stop in Durban, South Africa.

Live Reviews

Review: The 10 Most Lit Moments From Lil WeezyAna Fest Feat. Lil Wayne, The Hot Boys, Drake And More

Lil Wayne's Lil WeezyAna Fest down in New Orleans was an unmissable lituation.


Beyonce And Jay Z Will Pack Up And Move Down South To New Orleans

La Casa de Castille will be renamed La Casa De Carters in the coming months. Beyonce and Jay Z have reportedly purchased a $2.6 million…


Solange Knowles’ Creative Partner Stabbed Multiple Times In New Orleans

Sad news comes out of Solange Knowles’ camp this week. Armina Mussa, Knowles’ project director of Saint Heron, was stabbed 10 times in New Orleans,…


6 Vacation Spots That Won’t Break The Bank

If you work extremely hard, you know what it's like to need a vacation. You know that it's time to travel, see the…


Kevin Gates Is Having Sex With His Cousin (There Is No Typo In This Headline)

In today's edition of "You Can't Be Serious" news, New Orleans rapper Kevin Gates announced he's dating and having sex (wait for it)....with his cousin!


That One Time Lauryn Hill Was Late, Got Cut Off, Then Was Late Again

Lauryn Hill’s tardiness to her own shows caught up with her on Saturday night (Nov. 1) during her set at the Voodoo Festival in New…


Ex-New Orleans Mayor Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

This morning (July 9), former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin found out he'll be spending the next 10 years in the slammer. According to USA…


Knowles-Carter Family Reunited in New Orleans

One silly fight doesn’t break up a happy home—even if it caught on camera and seen by millions. The Knowles-Carter clan is back in love…


New Orleans Residents Upset With Lil Wayne Over Unfinished Skate Park

Lil Wayne’s got a lot of explaining to do.

Movies & TV

SET VISIT: ’22 Jump Street’ Packs Laughs, Meat-Qute’s And Hospitality Into Sequel

As growing hype continues for directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord, their next effort, 22 Jump Street, will make sure to lower your expectations.


Vixen Boombox: August Alsina Ft. Rick Ross ‘Benediction’

Unlike his debut single, “I Luv This Shit,” August Alsina uses his tumultuous upbringing to inspire his latest track, “Benediction.” With a little assistance from Rick…


Pusha T, Kaskade And Many More To Perform At BUKU Music And Art Project 2014

BUKU Music + Art Project returns to Mardi Gras World in New Orleans, LA, on March 21st-22nd 2014. The two-day festival will feature a wide-ranging…


Premiere: Download The Soul Rebels “504” (MiiM Remix)

The Soul Rebels are rebelling against one, albeit detestable thing: starchy paint-by-numbers music.


Photos: The Original Pinettes Conquer Red Bull’s ‘Street Kings’ Brass Band Competition

This past Saturday (Oct. 26), VIBE attended Red Bull’s second Street Kings Brass Band competition in New Orleans. Located in the heart of Tremé, right…


Next: Is PJ Morton The Second Coming Of Stevie Wonder?

The Maroon 5 keyboardist and YMCMB singer dropped his New Orleans LP on Tuesday (5/14). Find out how he plans to be Stevie Wonder’s second…
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