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A Look Back At Destiny’s Child’s ‘This Is The Remix’ Album
The group performed the Timbaland version of "Say My Name" during Beyonce's epic Coachella 2018 appearance.
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It’s About Time Hip-Hop Respects Big Freedia
It’s about time bounce music and The Queen Diva were brought to the forefront.
10 Things We Learned From ‘Roxanne Roxanne’
'Roxanne Roxanne' uncovers the good, bad and the ugly aspects that can come as a result of being exposed to too much, too soon.
The Murky Legacy Of Robin Thicke’s ‘Blurred Lines’ Five Years Later
"Though the song remains undeniably catchy, it’s become a bit difficult through the years to look past its lyrics..."
Call A Spade A Spade: Austin Bomber Wasn’t Challenged, He Was A Terrorist
The benefit of the doubt does wonders for non-black suspects.
How Rising Artists Can Shine Bright Before Their Big Break
Acclaimed music director, Thaddeus Dixon, shares a bit of his intel on how artists can navigate the full spectrum of their gifts to reach their big…
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No, Bruno Mars Is Not Appropriating Black Culture
In response to a Twitter debate over a Bruno Mars fishbowl discussion, two VIBE writers argue why the 24K Magic artist is not another user of black culture appropriation.
Mary J. Blige’s Cinematic Journey Should Be The Blueprint For Other Artists
She may have walked away from the Oscars empty-handed, but her historic nominations should help other Hollywood hopefuls.
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‘Black Panther,’ Erik Killmonger And The Disconnect Within The African Diaspora
Harlem’s Magic Johnson theater was an epicenter of black excellence on an exceptionally frigid Sunday evening (Feb. 18). Throngs of beautifully hued families decked out…
How Ryan Coogler’s Visit To “The Continent” Was A ‘Black Panther’ Moment Of Awakening
“I had a lot of pain inside of me due to not being able to know my ancestry.”
Yes, They’re Classics, But Let’s Leave The ’90s Black Sitcoms Where They Were
"Look, and I say this with all love in my heart, beloveds: please stop touching our sacred things."
When Will Rappers Stop Being Used As Bait For Pop Hits?
One reader wonders if, during hip-hop's moment of prominence, rappers will stop being plucked solely for pop chart success.
Opinion: Wearing All Black And White Roses Is Not Enough
Protests are not meant to be safe.
New Money Vs. Old Money: Why JAY-Z Will Likely Win Album Of The Year Over Kendrick Lamar At The Grammys
One writer predicts that James Cameron’s film, Titanic, possibly set the foundation for the Recording Academy’s voting process.
The State Of Today’s R&B According To The 2018 Grammy Nominations
This year, the R&B genre had one of its most complexing years trying to maintain its authenticity, integrity, and esteem in the mainstream circuit.
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California Police Kill 26-Year-Old Father In Walmart…
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Arkansas Judge Protests Death Penalty, Accuses…
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According to reports, the bullet went through the car seat and struck the 21-year-old mother in the shoulder.
Governors Ball 2018: Performance Schedule & Food Vendors…
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Enjoy Goldlink on Friday and rage out with Eminem on Sunday.
Governors Ball 2018
Why Hasn't The Hip-Hop Boom Pushed More Black Executives To The Top?
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#MeToo: Founder Tarana Burke On Sexual Assault, Stigmas And Society
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