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10 Harsh Realities From ‘Boyz N The Hood’ That Still Resonate

Hip-hop may have been born in the ’70s and built its foundation during the ’80s, but the culture as we know truly took over pop culture in the ’90s. It was the decade…

20 Life Lessons From Jay Z’s ‘Reasonable Doubt’ Album

In 2016, Jay Z is regarded as one of, if not the best, hip-hop artist of all-time, but twenty years prior, he was nothing more than another rap hopeful on a mission to…

Interview: Capone-N-Noreaga Discuss The Concept Behind Their ‘Lessons’ Album

Queens duo Capone-N-Noreaga deserve more than most New York City rappers who claim king. Since the the mid ’90s their name has been synonymous with Rotten Apple…

8 Lessons from Usher’s ‘Confessions’

Can you believe it’s been a decade since <a title="Usher's Stepson's Killer Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison"…

Cocoa Brown on Lessons Learned from Heartbreak, ‘The Single Mom’s Club’ and Tyler Perry

Cocoa Brown is the funny woman that  implements her comedic relief to <a title="'The Tyler Perry Show' to Air on OWN…

Girl Code: 11 Rules We Forget to Follow

Maintaining a platonic relationship with a male counterpart can sometimes be difficult. On the contrary, your girls are always there for you. Whether it’s picking an <a…

5 Powerful Lessons Learned From Martin Luther King Jr.

  On this national holiday, we commemorate the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who was an American hero, civil rights and African American leader…

8 Lessons We Shouldn’t Pick Up From Reality Shows

As entertaining as it may be to tune into the low-down weekly drama of reality TV, more and more reality dramas are showing what NOT to do and how NOT to act in our…

#BirthdayBehavior: 6 Lessons on Partying Courtesy of Rihanna

Happy 25th Birthday, Rihanna! Today, everyone’s favorite bad girl is a quarter of a century old. For almost 10 years, RiRi has been providing hits for fans and telling…