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Watch Esperanza Spalding Create Her New Album Live, Right Now

“The necessity to keep going because it’s live draws up another depth of creative facility that can’t be reached when you know you can try…

Music News

Esperanza Spalding Lands Teaching Job At Harvard

The Grammy-winning jazz musician joined the school’s music faculty.


Esperanza Spalding for S Moda Magazine [Photos]

Natural beauty and musical gifts have proven to be a killer combination for Esperanza Spalding. Since famously beating out Justin Bieber for a…


8 Popular Afro-Latina Vixens

One of the qualities that make people so unique is the different genetic makeup that we carry with us for generations and generations. One of…


Esperanza Spalding To Host Aspire TV’s “Groundbreaking Music”

's cabler ASPiRE is adding cultural programming blocks to its fall lineup with Esperanza Spalding as a host. ASPiRE, the television network from…

Movies & TV

Esparanza Spaulding To Host ASPiRE TV’s “Groundbreaking Music”

Magic Johnson's cabler ASPiRE is adding cultural programming blocks to its fall lineup with Esperanza Spalding as a host.

Movies & TV

Esperanza Spalding Jazzes Things Up With “The Daily Show” Performance

Grammy award-winning jazz singer Esperanza Spalding stopped by "The Daily Show" to give the audience a taste of her undeniable talent. Jon Stewart chatted with…


New Videos: Lana Del Rey, Tyga, Lil Wayne, Esperanza Spalding, Gunplay

New music videos for your viewing pleasure.

Movies & TV

2 For 1: VIBE’s Music Editor Critiques New Albums From Esperanza Spalding and Estelle

All blown-up post-Grammy upset, feather-piped singer/bassist Esperanza Spalding looks to recruit mainstream listeners with her vibrant third album. She comes close (the uplifting "Black Gold"),…

Movies & TV

Esperanza Spalding Wows Viewers With Oscars Tribute Performance

Ears at the Hollywood Highlands Center in Los Angeles, CA and across the world were captured by the soulful vocals of Esperanza Spalding last night…


NYFW: Nicole Miller Fall/Winter 2012 Presentation

"The Fall 2012 collection is inspired by the parallels from the past playing out in the present, both socially and politically." - Nicole Miller…


Leading Lady: Esperanza Spalding Covers T Magazine

The article celebrates Esperanza for being what News and Feature Director, Sally Singer, calls "a celebrity for all the right reasons and at the…


VIBE Vixen’s 2011 HOT 25 (Summer Edition)

It's a blazing hot summer, and the Vixens (as usual) have heated up the competition. Our first summer edition comes with business greats,…