Truths Was This Weekends Theme in Hip Hop and Everything Is Love

So as we all know this was a pivotal weekend in Hip Hop! Nasir Jones aka Nas dropped his 11th album titled ‘Nasir’ and then Jay Z and Beyonce in the middle of a Saturday afternoon dropped an ep titled ‘Everything’s Love’. Read more about Truths Was This Weekends Theme in Hip Hop and Everything Is Love

Jada Pinkett-Smith Reveals That Will Smith Vacations With Ex-Wife

It’s safe to say that Jada Pinkett Smith is the definition of #BlackGirlMagic. Her calm demeanor, the gems that she continuously drop in every interview, and her mothering nature is the reason I can understand why people would love her new show Red Table Talk. 

The facebook show has already been the talk of social media with notable episode like her sit down with Will Smiths ex-wife Sheree, her sit down with former “rival” Gabrielle Union, and when she revealed that she allowed her son Jaden Smith to move out at 15. Read more about Jada Pinkett-Smith Reveals That Will Smith Vacations With Ex-Wife

History Class Came Early this Year and Nasir Jones is the Author with his release of ‘Nasir’

Nas aka Nasir Jones dropped his 11th album last night under the Queensboro Bridge at his official listening party, only blocks from the Queensbridge Houses where he grew up.
The 7 track album opens with some classic samples which Kanye alerted us to back in April.

You can IMMEDIATELY hear Yeezy’s influence throughout the album. Starting with “Cops” where he samples Slick Ricks ‘Children’s Story’ and collectively talks about the disparity between “Black” & “White” kids. Read more about History Class Came Early this Year and Nasir Jones is the Author with his release of ‘Nasir’

The Shade Queens of Basketball Wives, Meet Ogom and Kristen the Newcomers!

For those that tuned into last night’s episode of Basketball Wives, you couldn’t help but to clutch your pearls in the amount of shade thrown in the first 30 minutes of the show!

Enter Ogom Chijindu aka “OG” the new comer this season. Not only is she dating Kwame Alexander an overseas basketball player but is a member of The Los Angeles Temptations, formerly the ‘Lingerie Football League. Read more about The Shade Queens of Basketball Wives, Meet Ogom and Kristen the Newcomers!

Kid Cudi Returns To The Rap Game With “KIDS SEE GHOSTS”

Kid Cudi and Kanye West highlights depression in his recent album KIDS SEE GHOSTS

I am going to be the first to admit that Kid Cudi has fallen far away from my radar. The last time I’ve heard much about Kid Cudi was last year when he tweeted about his depression and his journey to seeking help about it.

It looks like Kid Cudi is using his music as his therapy in this recent collaborative project with Kanye West, and it is definitely well needed.

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“R&B Is Dead” Not According to These 5 Singers

R&B was once a music genre that could not be touched, especially in the 90’s. From acts like Mary J. Blidge, Toni Braxton, Aaliyah, Brandy, Monica, and so many other that we could list; R&B was definitely the music of the time.

As 2010 started emerging, there was soon a lack of R&B presence in the mainstream media. Acts like Usher and Neyo  started experimenting with the pop/electronic sound and singers that were once popular in the 90’s and early 2000’s were starting to fade off. Read more about “R&B Is Dead” Not According to These 5 Singers