Kristin Corry

News

Nicki Minaj Thinks She Should Delete Twitter From Her Phone

After calling out ex-boyfriend Meek Mill on Twitter this week, the Queens rapper says she's happier when she's not on social media.
Kristin Corry
2.7.20
Essays

D'Angelo's 'Voodoo' Redefined What an R&B Album Could Be

Twenty years ago, the singer's sophomore album gave the middle finger to the limitations placed on Black music. It was also a means of healing.
Kristin Corry
1.28.20
2020 Grammys

Roddy Ricch, Meek Mill, and DJ Khaled Pay Tribute to Nipsey Hussle at the Grammys

The performance was reminiscent of Diddy's 1997 tribute to Biggie Smalls.
Kristin Corry
1.27.20
2020 Grammys

Tyler, The Creator Gave Us the "Earfquake" Remix We Needed at the Grammys

Charlie Wilson and Boyz II Men joined the rapper to perform "Earfquake" and "New Magic Wand."
Kristin Corry
1.27.20
TV

The Six Most Disturbing Revelations From Lifetime's 'Surviving R. Kelly' Sequel

'Surviving R. Kelly Part II: The Reckoning,' the follow-up to the dream hampton Lifetime docuseries, is still unsettling a year later.
Kristin Corry
1.6.20
Film

Hollywood Embraced Women Directors in 2019, But the Numbers Are Still Bleak

A new report shows an increase in women directors for the first time in 13 years, but how inclusive is Hollywood, really?
Kristin Corry
1.2.20
movies

This Clip of Jennifer Hudson as Aretha Franklin Is Thankfully Better Than ‘Cats’

Hudson’s rendition of “Respect” in the trailer for the upcoming biopic of the same name is seriously stunning.
Kristin Corry
12.22.19
News

All This Guy Wants Is Credit for Co-Writing ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’

Walter Afanasieff co-wrote "All I Want for Christmas" with Mariah Carey, although she claims she wrote it alone. But what's the truth?
Kristin Corry
12.20.19
TV

Watch the Trailer for Lena Waithe's New Coming-of-Age Series, 'Twenties'

The 'Queen & Slim' writer's forthcoming series could be BET's most promising new show.
Kristin Corry
12.3.19
News

Billboard Wants Artists to Stop Gaming the Charts With Album-Merch Bundles

Artists like Nicki Minaj have been skeptical about how album-merch bundles manipulate the charts. Now, Billboard is changing the rules.
Kristin Corry
12.2.19
best of the 2010s

The 2010s Were the Decade When Black Protest Music Went Mainstream

Beyoncé, Solange, Kanye West, Frank Ocean, and Rihanna released provocative, forward-thinking albums during the rise of the Trump candidacy, solidifying Black music's legacy as protest music.
Kristin Corry
11.11.19
Interviews

We Asked Religious Experts About Kanye West's 'Jesus Is King'

Ahead of the release of Kanye's ninth album, we talked to divinity professors to put the rapper's turn to the Lord into context.
Kristin Corry
10.25.19
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