R&B singer Vivian Green and music industry executive Shanti Das discuss the complexities high-profile women of color face when addressing inequalities in America. The ladies also highlighted the conscious efforts to champion social justice by A-listers Beyoncé, Erykah Badu and first lady Michelle Obama.
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On Wednesday, April 27, Beyoncé kicked off her Formation World Tour in Miami, where she remembered the late Prince with a singalong tribute. The tune came on while Bey did a costume change backstage. During the interlude, the stadium screens turned purple, as fans at Miami’s Marlins Park broke into a massive singalong. With their… Read more »
Beyoncé’s most recent musical project, “Lemonade,” was a trending topic immediately after its release and has spawned several discussions that are also still trending. Now it may receive even more accolades, as the hour-long musical piece will be considered for an Emmy. HBO will submit the special for Primetime Emmy consideration in the “variety special” category,… Read more »
For nearly a week now, Beyoncé’s BeyHive Stans have been clamoring to find out who this “Becky with the good hair” woman is who the pop star alleges that Jay Z cheated on her with on her new album, Lemonade. Women like fashion designer Rachel Roy and Jay’s former protégé Rita Ora have been named as potential… Read more »
Mathew Knowles delivers the true message behind Beyoncé’s “Lemonade.” While many have hopped on the bandwagon that the superstar’s husband, Jay Z, had stepped out on her with “Becky with the good hair,” Knowles argues that the controversial release is aimed at “you.” Just days after his daughter’s sixth studio album hit Tidal, the former… Read more »
Few other things have been as shocking thus far this year in music than Beyoncé revealing in her new visual album, Lemonade, that Jay Z cheated on her during their marriage with at least one woman whom Bey refers to as ‘Becky with the good hair.” And since the album’s release, fans of the singer… Read more »
Beyoncé made a triumphant and stirring return to the music scene this weekend when she released both her latest album, Lemonade, and an accompanying film that featured videos for all of the songs and showcased not only her view of Black American life but also let viewers in on the infidelity she experienced in her… Read more »
On Saturday, April 23, fans took a collective breath, as Beyoncé debuted her long awaited album Lemonade. While details surrounding the HBO collab were slim to none, viewers were quickly treated to a full visual album that detailed all the magical, touching, and heart-wrenching feels Bey has battled amid rumors of marital issues. Fresh off her… Read more »
On May 5, 2014, Beyoncé, Jay Z, and Solange entered an elevator. The events that followed created speculations that music’s most prominent couple was likely experiencing difficulties in their relationship. Through a released statement, they admitted family drama without ever revealing what actually provoked Solange to attack Jay Z. Well Beyoncé’s new album, Lemonade, which is… Read more »
Beyoncé teases “Lemonade,” a world premiere for HBO and the BeyHive loses their minds! Early Saturday afternoon, April 16, the 34-year-old superstar posted a teaser video highlighting a “world premiere event,” titled “Lemonade,” set to air on HBO on April 23 at 9 p.m. ET. Although there are no further details surrounding the project, from… Read more »
Beyoncé’s new athleisure line, Ivy Park, has arrived and the BeyHive is buzzing. The clothing line, a joint venture with Sir Philip Green of the Arcadia Group, became available for sale yesterday, April 13, via Topshop, Nordstrom, and Net-A-Porter, among others. But what can you expect? Well, according to Green, you can expect only the… Read more »
While Beyoncé has been super busy over the last several months: performing at the Super Bowl, planning a world tour and launching an epic clothing line; she and hubby Jay Z made sure to give daughter Blue Ivy a fourth birthday party she’ll never forget.
Beyoncé caught a lot of backlash February after she released the video to “Formation” and followed it with a powerful performance at the Super Bowl. The song allowed her to share her love for Black culture and speak out against police brutality. During the Super Bowl performance, she paid homage to the Black Panthers who… Read more »
Beyoncé does it again. Today, the superstar teased a first look at her brand new athleisure brand, Ivy Park. The collection which includes over 200 pieces of sportswear – from clothing and footwear to accessories – across dance, fitness and sports categories, is in one word – hot. Credit: WeAreIvyPark/YouTube
As the saying goes, third time is a charm for Gwen Stefani as she tops the Billboard 200 chart for the first time in her career as a solo artist with her latest album, This Is What the Truth Feels Like. Led by her current Top 30 hit single, “Make Me Like You,” TIWTTFL tallied 84K… Read more »
Beyoncé has shared some seriously cute snaps from an Easter-themed tea party with daughter Blue Ivy and sister Solange Knowles. This week, the 34-year-old marked the arrival of spring by throwing the world’s luckiest 4-year-old a tea party. In Bey style, the doting mother shared all the Kodak moments on her website, with a smiling Blue Ivy… Read more »
When it comes to Black mainstream female singers, there’s no denying that fact that Rihanna and Beyoncé are holding court at the top of pack with their global popularity and charting-topping albums and hits. Unfortunately, like with most other industries, the idea of two Black women sharing the top spot seems somehow unreasonable and many… Read more »
Did Amber Rose diss Beyoncé when she named-dropped the Queen B in a recent interview? The model-author-entrepreneur, who made headlines earlier this week for defending Kim Kardashian’s nude selfie, tackled body-shaming during a new chat with The Daily Beast. “It’s bulls–t,” she said. “So if we could sing, it would be OK if we were on stage… Read more »
Bey slays! In a new round of images, courtesy of Beyoncé herself, the Carters do date night amid the usual breakup rumors. Dressed in a gold and black zebra patterned Balmain mini-dress, fishnet stockings and minimal black heels, the Queen B looked all things Sasha Fierce. If you’re wondering why her frock looks familiar, this… Read more »
In a brand new NYLON original video, Ty Hunter, Beyoncé Knowles’ stylist, sheds Ty-Lite on what defines the Democratic and Republican front runners’ style, and how he would dress them for everything from the catwalk to the couch. See who gets the De La Renta, Donna Karan and Armani and who gets the literal boot.