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.
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.
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.
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."
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.
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?
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.
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?
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.
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.
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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.
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.