Three legends, one weekend. This was just too much...
Happy Monday and Happy December!! Over the weekend, I had the pleasure to go see Queen & Slim, the new film by famed director Melina Matsoukas and actress/producer extrodinare Lena Waithe. The movie was amazing all around: from the imagery, the acting, the fashion, the message, and the Blackness. While I am no film critic, [...]
When I think about Missy Elliott, I think about some of the best times of my childhood: watching music videos attempting to learn every word and every dance move, singing songs at 14 years old and not learning the meaning of it until I was 20 (y'all know it happened to you, too!), and adopting [...]
So by now, most of you probably have a playlist comprised of the music that will be on heavy rotation for any event this summer. Songs that range from hip hop, to r&b, to reggae, to afrobeats, etc. While the summer is still young (technically it doesn't start until next weekend), there are a few [...]
If you ever need some musical soul food, the PJ Morton is where it's at. The New Orleans native, who has been for six Grammys in the past, has been nominated for four more this year. The nominations include: Best R&B Performance- "First Began" Best Traditional R&B Performance- "How Deep Is Your Love" ft. YEBBA [...]
If you don't consider Janelle Monae an icon yet, then you need to just come on over with the rest of us who believe this woman is legendary! The already 6-time Grammy nominee is up for two more nominations this year: Album of the Year- Dirty Computer Best Music Video- "PYNK" Janelle Monae's latest project, Dirty Computer, [...]
The past year for our favorite Bronx girl, Cardi B, has brought much success. The release of her debut album, Invasion of Privacy, last spring received glowing reviews, including four Grammy nominations and a fifth for her collaboration with Maroon 5: Record of the Year: "I Like It" Album of the Year: Invasion of Privacy Best Pop [...]