Taylor Hosking

Film

Donald Glover’s ‘Guava Island’ Is Rooted in Afro-Cuban Spirituality

The film, co-starring Rihanna, evokes Santeria to drive home its message about the revolutionary powers of music.
Taylor Hosking
4.17.19
tv

How 'Queer Eye' Helped Jess Guilbeaux Find Her Voice in Conservative America

We talked to the show's first Black lesbian star about regaining her confidence and using her platform to help others like her.
Taylor Hosking
4.16.19
tv

The 'GoT' Creators Have Hidden the Show's Ending in... a Spotify Playlist?

Please analyze the hell out of this Rage Against the Machine song and tell us who will be king.
Taylor Hosking
4.10.19
Music

Kamasi Washington’s New Short Film Is a Trippy, Insightful Expansion of His Music

'As Told to G/D Thyself' elaborates on Washington's conceptual album 'Heaven and Earth.'
Taylor Hosking
4.8.19
tv

'Broad City' Made It Respectable to Be a Reckless, Messy Queen

The show annihilated the negative stigmas about silly, freewheeling young women that were weaved into earlier staple shows.
Taylor Hosking
3.31.19
CELEBRITIES

People Want Cardi B to Acknowledge She Didn’t Invent 'Okurr'

The rapper is trying to trademark the word, but its complicated history touches drag culture, ballroom and the Kardashians.
Taylor Hosking
3.26.19
Film

Jordan Peele Made a Playlist of His Favorite Music Moments in Film

The new king of suspense is also making a play for best music curator.
Taylor Hosking
3.19.19
tv

‘The Simpsons’ Showrunner Thinks Michael Jackson’s Episode Aided His Alleged Crimes

After pulling a famous 1991 episode featuring Jackson's voice last week, showrunner Al Jean now says the episode itself had a "false purpose".
Taylor Hosking
3.14.19
Culture

Black Actresses Are Calling Out Hollywood for Making Them Do Their Own Hair

Natural hair stylists are everywhere nowadays, except studio budgets.
Taylor Hosking
3.13.19
tv

Gayle King Gave Stephen Colbert the Bizarre Background Story to Her R. Kelly Interview

It involves a Christmas tree kept since 1993 and a rogue makeup artist that captured the photo of a decade.
Taylor Hosking
3.11.19
Neverland

Radio Stations Are Divided About Banning Michael Jackson

Major radio networks from Canada to New Zealand are pulling him off the airwaves while other stations are refusing to or keeping quiet.
Taylor Hosking
3.7.19
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Marvel May Finally Be Giving Fans a Leading Gay Movie Hero

He's swole, lives for centuries and is here to take on Hollywood's erasure of queer superheroes.
Taylor Hosking
3.6.19
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