Taylor Hosking

Music

Seven of Tierra Whack's Most Colorful Freestyles

Her off-the-wall oddball flows are captivating and deserve your attention.
Taylor Hosking
8 hours ago
Music

Listen to Beyoncé's New Song From 'The Lion King'

"Spirit" will appear on the Bey-curated album, 'The Lion King: The Gift,' out July 19.
Taylor Hosking
7.10.19
Playlists

Everything About America Is Terrible Except for This July 4th Playlist

This compilation of songs from artist-activists like Megan Thee Stallion, Beyoncé, and Lil Nas X are patriotic in their own way.
Taylor Hosking
7.3.19
Film

30 Years Later, 5 Brooklynites Remember 'Do the Right Thing'

"I fear that it will still be as relevant in another 30 years...but the film gives me hope still. It's art in the face of hopelessness."
Taylor Hosking
6.28.19
Art

Art Collective Papi Juice Reminds Us That Nightlife Can Be a Revolution

"Our collective's work is more intentional than just a party. Our mission is to affirm and celebrate the lives of queer and trans people of color who exist all 24 hours of the day."
Taylor Hosking
6.26.19
Books

'Dressed in Dreams' Uncovers the Black Women Who Invented Modern Streetwear

"The book is for all of the everyday Black girls who made magic out of a dollar store T-shirt."
Taylor Hosking
6.21.19
tv

Janet Mock's Netflix Partnership Is a Big Deal

Mock is reportedly developing a slate of projects centering on trans characters.
Taylor Hosking
6.19.19
Art

Hugo Gyrl's Queer Feminist Graffiti Keeps the Spirit of LGBTQ Rebellion Alive

"I'm not saying pride should be a riot every year. But these rainbow flag binches need to know that people before them fought for their comfort."
Taylor Hosking
6.19.19
Music

Taylor Swift's LGBTQ Anthem 'You Need to Calm Down' Is Pretty Clueless

Swift's new song is a failed attempt at advocacy.
Taylor Hosking
6.14.19
tv

Oprah's 'When They See Us Now' Special Shows the Scars the Series Didn't Heal

The exonerated men, formerly known as the Central Park Five, still struggle with trauma as they fight for systemic change.
Taylor Hosking
6.13.19
Objectively Correct Lists

33 Essential Albums You Probably Missed So Far in 2019

There's been so much good music in 2019. Here's the best of what you haven't heard.
Colin Joyce
Josh Terry
Kristin Corry
Nicole Clark
Taylor Hosking
6.13.19
tv

'Pose' Incites a Queer Revolution in Its Second Season

'Pose' is getting much more political—and its stars are becoming leaders in real world activism.
Taylor Hosking
6.12.19
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