Lizzo wants Cardi B to set up a ‘Playboy’ shoot for her

Lizzo is a big fan of Playboy and urged Cardi B, who was named the brand’s first-ever creative director in residence in December, to get in touch to arrange for her to take part in a photoshoot. Asked if she’d ever pose for Playboy, Lizzo told TMZ, “Oh my God, tell Cardi to call me! I […]

‘Essence’ magazine furloughs employees

Essence magazine, the premier publication dedicated to the edification and upliftment of Black women, has been forced to furlough many staff members. Essence announced in a statement on its website that it had to respond to the dramatic revenue losses as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Just as importantly to its income stream was […]

Cardi B reveals details of her alleged sexual assault (video)

Cardi B has alleged she was sexually assaulted during a photo shoot. The “I Like It” rapper has claimed she was on set for a magazine photo shoot when the photographer “pulled his d— out,” allegedly telling her she would need to touch him in order to “get in this magazine.” Speaking in a preview clip […]

How actress Lupita Nyong’o celebrated her birthday

Lupita Nyong’o “treated” herself to a 10-day silent retreat for her birthday. The 35-year-old actress was always interested in meditation and, after promoting Black Panther and attending a string of awards ceremonies, she felt like getting away from all distractions was the “best gift” she could offer herself. In an interview with America’s Marie Claire magazine, […]

Khalil Walthour’s Cidenna clothing line aims to be different

Kanye West ventured into fashion with his Yeezy collection that appeals to the masses who like high-end fashion mixed with streetwear. However, Ye isn’t the only one expressing his style through clothing. Khalil Walthour, the founder of Cidenna clothing line, created an online destination for streetwear fashion. Launched Aug. 2, 2016, Cidenna markets tees, hoodies, pants, […]

Atlantans get a kick out of The Rise of Sneaker Culture exhibit at The High

The Out of the Box: The Rise of Sneaker Culture opening party at Atlanta’s High Museum of Art was intriguing. People from all over came to check out cool kicks ranging from new releases to awesome classics from decades ago, and learn about the evolution of sneaker culture. Some of the brands featured were Nike, […]

Chanel Iman Works the Runway

Chanel Iman Robinson was born to strut the runway. Born Dec. 1, 1990, Chanel is best known for her work as a Victoria’s Secret model and is one of the  hottest young models in the fashion circuit right now.  Chanel has made a name for herself in various aspects of the fashion industry, which includes being the muse for designer […]

Beyoncé Writes Her Own Cover Story for ‘Essence’

Beyoncé opts out of the traditional sit down interview as she is featured in the July issue of Essence magazine. Can we say trend-sett-ter! Her picture on the cover gives off a laid back vibe and she looks very relaxed. She talks about rejuvenating herself after a nine-month break and how that break gave her […]

Cassie on New Album: ‘Gwen Stefani Meets Aaliyah’

We all have yet to hear Cassie’s sophomore ‘Electro Love’ album, especially since it’s in been “in the works” for quite some time now. According to Bad Boy Entertainment’s “Official Girl,” the wait will soon be over. Cassie spoke with Nylon magazine in their July Issue and filled them in on her soon to be […]

Rick Ross Sexy? Do Women Really Believe This?

Amber Rose wasn’t the only one stirring up the mix over at the Vibe offices. Rick Ross also covers this so called “Sexy Issue”  and lets it all hang out…literally. Although to some, his physique may not be completely associated with the term “sexy,” it’s still understandable why a man of Rick Ross’ stature would be considered […]