Movies & TV
‘DAMN.’ Proves Kendrick Lamar Doesn’t Make “Fun” Music, So Is Drake Better?
Kendrick Lamar's third album 'DAMN' solidifies his prowess as an artist, while also proving he's not the "fun" MC.
HBO’s Exploration Of Henrietta Lacks’ Legacy Will Leave You Wanting More
Lacks’ cells were remarkable, aiding scientists in a wide range of medical developments including the polio vaccine, HIV research, chemotherapy and in vitro fertilization.
VIBE’s Staff Reacts To Kendrick Lamar’s Album, ‘DAMN.’
Kendrick Lamar's latest musical effort sent VIBE's staff for an emotional yet introspective ride.
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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…
Movies & TV
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.
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Baltimore Cop Killed With His Own Gun One Day Before…
Sean Suiter was shot in the head in what the city's police commisioner says was a "spontaneous encounter."
Police Arrest Two Men Who Ran A Prostitution Ring From…
The two men hired female drug users, took their photos, placed them adult websites, and set up meetings with men.
Woman’s Friend Says Ex-Husband Reportedly Killed Her…
The suspect faces 25 years to life in prison.
Chicago Officer Who Shot At Car Of Teens Sentenced To…
Officer Marco Proano was reportedly convicted of using execessive force against a group of teen drivers.
JAY-Z Releases New Videos For “Legacy,” “Marcy Me” & “Smile”
November 24, 2017 - 7:13 pm
Hov unleashed three powerful videos from his ‘4:44′ album.
Interview: H.E.R. Talks 'The B Sides' EP, First Headlining Tour & Fender 'Offset' Series
Interview: Comedian Jermaine Fowler Brings Universal Humor And Charm In 'Superior Donuts'
Interview: SZA, Khalid & Aminé Rank Their Favorite Halloween Films
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