Posts tagged "Chicago"

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Brandy Is Heading To Broadway

This is a big move for the singer/actress.

Music

Premiere: The Staple Singers’ Unreleased ‘View The Holy City’ Adds A Taste of Black History

In commemoration of the Selma-Montgomery civil rights marches 50 years ago, Legacy Records is set to release a new edition of The Staple Singers'…

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A Conversation With Chicago’s Lil Herb About His New Music, Dipset And Dream Collabo

Chicago’s Lil’ Herb has carved out a nice little niche for himself in the city’s ever-growing rap scene. Wild enough to hang with the Drill…

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Obama Responds To Black Teen’s ‘I Just Wanna Be Safe’ Christmas Wish

Chicago teen, 13-year-old Malik Bryant, had a very simple wish this Christmas: “I just wanna be safe,” the Chicago Sun-Times reports. In a letter…

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Lil Durk Released On Bond Following Gun Charge Arrest

Lil Durk is off the hook with the law after the 22-year-old emcee was released on bond today (Nov. 14) following a gun charge. The…

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Lil Durk Arrested On Gun Charges In Chicago

Lil Durk has been charged with another weapons violations and is due back in court today (Oct 6).

Vixen

Do You Live in the Top Sugar Daddy City in the US?

This week, two New York teenage twins have been accused of binding and robbing their 85-year-old "sugar daddy." The 17-year-old girls, Shalaine…

Music

Listen To Chicago Producer Young Chop’s ‘Still’ Album

Chi-town's drill sergeant, Young Chop, finally debuts his long awaited solo album, Still. Curating a complete project to his own liking, the Chicago beatsmith mixe…

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Watch: Chicago Voter Tells President Obama ‘Don’t Touch My Girlfriend’

President Barack Obama was blown away by a Windy City resident’s comment. During his appearance at a Chicago voting center on Monday (Oct. 20), the…

Features

Kanye West Makes Surprise Appearance at AAHH! Fest

Last night (Sept 21), Chicago’s AAHH! Fest presented by Common and Donda’s House made its debut at Union Park in the Windy City. Hosted by…

Vixen

Alicia Keys is Sparking Change With ‘We Are Here’ [Video]

Alicia Keys is sparking change with her voice in her new video, "We Are Here." Reflecting on the…

Vixen

Lauryn Hill Kicks Fan Out of Concert

Lauryn Hill performed at Chicago’s House of Blues last week and, unfortunately, things didn’t go too well. After hitting the stage almost a…

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Review: 15 Thoughts On Common’s ‘Nobody’s Smiling’

Common's 10th album, Nobody's Smiling, is a dark and stark portrait of the streets of his own Chi City. With emerging talent pitching in alongside…

Vixen

2014 Summer Concert and Festival Guide

Although concerts are annoying, sweaty and messy, they are also life changing and exhilarating. We all know that the number one summer tour…

Features

5 Must-See Acts At Riverwest Music Festival 2014

If you had any plans for Fourth of July weekend, Riverwest Music Festival will give you reason to cancel them. In its inaugural year,…

Vixen

Common feat. Vince Staples ‘Kingdom’ Music Video

Common puts on for his city in "Kingdom." Enlisting the…

Music

M&O: ‘Almost Us’ Full Album Steam

Like their name, M&O’s folky R&B is a stripped down retake on a familiar experience. In reducing their original name to its initials, singer/songwriter Jamila…

Vixen

The Matrix Reloaded: Vixen’s Pop Culture Week in Review for May 26

To say a lot was going on this week would be an understatement. We just had to talk about all the fabulousness and foolery going…
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