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Interview: After Years Of Laying Low, Chad Hugo Is Stepping Out

Chad Hugo is the antithesis of how one would expect a world-renowned producer to act. Despite being one-half of one of the most lauded music production duos of all time…

How Did Kendrick Lamar Win A Pulitzer Prize? An Administrator Explains

On Monday (April 16), the Pulitzer Prize Board awarded Kendrick Lamar the Pulitzer Prize for Music for his 2017 masterpiece DAMN. Not only is this a first for hip-hop…

Interview: Comedian Jermaine Fowler Brings Universal Humor And Charm In ‘Superior Donuts’

Jermaine Fowler doesn’t hold anything back. The 29-year-old comedian steps into VIBE‘s NYC headquarters, and he explains that it’s been a long day full of interviews…

Interview: ‘A Different World’ Star Speaks On Show’s Legacy 30 Years Later

To the naked eye, it seems like there are so many occurrences in 2017 that have never happened before. However, the U.S. in 1987 has a few glaring comparisons to today…

Cardi B Doesn’t Give A F**k, And Neither Should You

“This is my happy place,” which is why Cardi B invites me to her grandmother’s home in Washington Heights and not her condo in Edgewater, New Jersey. Inside the prewar…

Growing Up Latino With Salsa Sensation Victor Manuelle

Isabela’s own, Victor Manuelle, comes from a long line of salsa greats, and was discovered by the “El Caballero de la Salsa,” Gilberto Santa Rosa. Known by his fans as…

Growing Up Latina With ‘Orange Is The New Black’s Jackie Cruz

Jackie CruzOrange is the New Black breakout star Marisol Gonzales—knew at the age of six she was destined for greatness. While living in the Dominican Republic, a…

Fat, Fly, Salvadoran Poet Brings Body Positivity And Brown Girl Love To The Stage

An eight-year veteran of Da Poetry Lounge (DPL), the mecca of L.A. slam poetry and spoken word, Yesika Salgado regularly performs her work in front of packed audiences…

‘Hamilton’s New Leading Man Javier Muñoz Is Moving Beyond The Taboos Of HIV

Back when Javier Muñoz starred in the play version of The Diary of Anne Frank while a student at Edward R. Murrow High School in Brooklyn, he discovered he could…