Kendrick Lamar Strikes A Chord With "The Blacker The Berry"

Kendrick Lamar Strikes A Chord With "The Blacker The Berry"

The 2015 Grammy Awards, depending on who you ask, ended one of two opposing ways: either folks were mostly satisfied with the… Read More

Kanye wasn’t joking, tells E! that ‘Beck needs to respect artistry and he should have given his award to Beyoncé’

Kanye Actually Wasn't Joking About Beck and Beyonce

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During a very gloomy Grammy Awards, the Internet perked up when Kanye West appeared to pull a Kanye West and stormed the stage in… Read More

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The Grammys Fail, Yet Again

by Michael Arceneaux

No one under the age of 40 who values their nerves gives Grammy voters the benefit of the doubt. While they certainly have awarded… Read More

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‘Like Black Lives, Albums Still Matter’

by #teamEBONY

So, last night’s LL Cool J-hosted 57th annual Grammy Awards spilled over three hours long, but the night’s essentials… Read More

Jesse Johnson Returns With D’Angelo’s Vanguard Band<br />

Jesse Johnson Returns With D’Angelo’s Vanguard Band

by Michael A. Gonzales

As a brown sugar toking D’Angelo fan who has been digging his sonic voodoo since seeing him jam live that memorably crazy night… Read More

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Darryl Tookes Lulls With Love [INTERVIEW]

by Matthew Allen

Darryl Tookes may not be the first name that comes to mind when discussing important singers of the 20th century. But his work as… Read More

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INTRODUCING Shinobi Ninja [NEW MUSIC]

When funds are on E and money’s tighter than a headband, the right song can really help to make sense out of hard times. “What… Read More

Watch the Stripped-Down Video for Rihanna’s “FourFiveSeconds” With Kanye West and Paul McCartney

Video for FourFiveSeconds Debuts

by Slate

As in most of the duo’s work, the aesthetics are minimal: Filmed in black and white, the stars wear denim outfits—Kanye’s… Read More

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