It was the dog-end days of the 1960s. Psychedelia still hung like a haze in the air; Altamont’s bad taste lingered with it. Dylan was doing who knows what, the Beatles had broken up. The Black Panthers were both preparing for war and being entertained in Leonard Bernstein’s Park Avenue apartment. Four students were gunned […]
Jay Electronica has finally delivered his debut album after years and years of delays. Titled A Written Testimony, the project features 10 tracks and guest appearances from The-Dream and Travis Scott. TIDAL was expected to host three listening parties in New York, Los Angeles and New Orleans for the album on Thursday (March 12), but they […]
Crazy the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams nonetheless must compete after listening to Gladys Knight’s National Anthem completely dominate the sector Sunday. Maybe it’s going to encourage them, similar to it impressed the teeny, tiny, flickering flame of patriotism in your chest. The Empress of Soul opened tonight’s massive recreation in Atlanta, in […]
We don’t presume to know what the late great Aretha Franklin would want from a tribute, but we do know one thing she enjoyed: beautiful gowns. So that’s strike one right there for Madonna, who delivered a surreally long, minutely detailed anecdote about a young Madonna auditioning with the Queen of Soul’s “(You Make Me […]
New York, NY – Erykah Badu was the most recent guest on NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert series. Rocking gold moths in her dreads, pink eyeshadow and purple lipstick, the R&B/neo-soul goddess performed two tracks backed by a seven-piece band. For a solid 15 minutes, Badu belted out a stripped down version of “Rim Shot” off 1997’s Baduizm and […]
Thursday (June 28), Mozzy dropped his latest single, “Pure In The Pack,” along with a video for it. The song is a follow-up to the track, “Who Wants Problems,” released two weeks ago. On “Pure In The Pack,” Mozzy gets soulful and reflects on his time in the streets and how far along he has come. The video […]
They say after a while, dogs can start to look like their owners. Well if Ivanka Trump is planning on caring for a new pet, Twitter has found her soulmate. Everyone, here’s Ivanka… And here’s her dog… It has to be fate. Tell us we’re wrong.
We felt @no_talent_shan’s tweet in our soul and so did most Twitter: Any takers? Hit the flip to see just how serious @no_talent_shan is about getting her loans paid f.
Long before the new “Walk It Like I Talk It” video, Offset was preparing for his Soul Train debut. Cardi B is proud her man. Follow @Hiro_theKid on Twitter for more dope content and watch the full video after the jump.
There’s always one cool White kid out the bunch, and young Cooper is that kid in his school apparently. We can tell Coop grew up around the homies. He got soul. Cooper did his thing and all, by count on Black people to point out the obvious: So we invinting Coop to the cookout or […]
When is the last time you saw a fine man belting out a classic ballad with a trombone in the middle Chinatown? Well today is your lucky day. Meet Mr. Anderson, a.k.a. Steelo Soul, a singer/instrumentalist who travels around inner cities spreading love by using his voice and trombone as a medium. Not to mention […]
Looks like The Donald’s infamous combover is ficially over. 45 was never fooling anyone with his absurd hairdo; Now, he might as well just take out the tracks and let his true soul glow for the world to see.
R&B singer Erykah Badu has turned into public enemy number one. The soulful crooner has sparked headlines after making empathetic comments about evil icon Adolf Hitler. In a new interview, Badu addresses the perception her possibly being anti-Semitic over allegedly defending Louis Farrakhan. Instead stopping there, Badu continued to answer questions focused on Hitler. Her […]
Meet Nevaeh — the 4-year old Youtube star with the soul a wise old woman. The young diva, who ten watches her mom record her makeup videos, nailed this hilarious impersonation Internet beauty bloggers. Hit the flip for more from the adorable diva.
People today know Mary J. Blige as the legend who sings, acts and has several awards from her work in music and film. Some may even mention her super public divorce from Kendu Isaacs — but most don’t know how she became the Queen hip hop and soul music. MJB could always sing her face […]
Only six days into the new year and there’s already a social media challenge bubbling on the net. Unlike most viral challenges with more turnt up vibes, the new Chuck E. Cheese challenge is funny, but with a dash soul. Speaking soul, hit the flip to see a #ChuckeECheeseChallenge with a […]
We all love Erykah Badu for how real she keeps it whether it’s through her music or hosting award shows. The Orange Moon herself knows just how to balance her classy with her ratchet — and that’s why she’d be the most lit flight attendant you’ve ever had on a mundane flight. Hit […]