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Chrisette Michele Responds to Inauguration Performance Backlash

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A photo posted by chrisettemichele (@chrisettemichele) on Jan 5, 2017 at 7:21pm PST I seriously want to ask Chrisette Michele one simple question. You ok, sis? The former Motown singer must really need this paycheck because she’s performing at this week’s inauguration. Once the news...

Meet The 22-Year-Old Black Woman Running For Mayor Of Detroit

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22-year-old Myya D. Jones helped raise her 5 siblings after her mother, who has bipolar disorder, fell into deep depression when Jones was in the 5th grade. In the 9th grade, Jones discovered the man she thought was her father, who had been in and...

‘Chewing Gum’ Creator Michaela Coel’s Photo Spread For Stylist Magazine Is Everything And More

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Award-winning Actress and Playwright Michaela Coel exploded onto the scene when her critically acclaimed UK television show Chewing Gum, became available to the rest of us via Netflix. (The official UK debut took place two years ago). Her stock has been steadily rising ever since....

President Obama’s Farewell Proves Why He’s the G.O.A.T.

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All eyes were on President Obama as he gave his farewell address in Chicago, Tuesday night. From the cheers from the audience for him to stay one more term (we wish), to the tears of sadness when people realized “this is it,” President Obama proved...

Newly Crowned Miss Helsinki Receives Racist Backlash

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Onnea Miss Helsinki 2017 Sephora Ikalaba ✨👸🏾 A photo posted by Miss Helsinki (@misshelsinkiofficial) on Jan 6, 2017 at 6:25am PST Sephora Ikalaba, a 19-year-old Nigerian contestant, was recently voted Miss Helsinki 2017. But let’s just say, some people in the country aren’t too happy....

Beyoncé Interviews Solange For Interview Magazine

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Interview Magazine tapped Solange Knowles’ big sis BeyoncĂ© to conduct their interview for the latest issue of the mag. The two siblings chopped it up about the makings of Solo’s critically acclaimed A Seat At The Table, the meanings and importance of cuts like Cranes...