Alicia Keys Takes Over Times Square Alicia Keys is gearing up for the release of her forthcoming album Here and put on an exclusive concert for fans in NYC this weekend. It was only right Alicia brought out Jay Z to perform her big apple anthem ‘Empire State Of Mind’ as well as other artists […]
Mary J. Blige Sings Through Her Pain On ‘Thick Of It’ https://www.instagram.com/p/BLRMapwgeqq/?taken-by=therealmaryjblige&hl=en Mary J. Blige has put her pain into her music since her 411 days and her heartfelt songs have served as the soundtrack to Black women everywhere. And with news of her impending divorce, fans are dying to hear the music that made […]
Earlier this month, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed a case brought by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against a company that refused to hire a woman because she wouldn’t cut off her locs. The EEOC claimed that banning dreadlocks was a form of racial discrimination because “prohibition in the workplace constitutes race discrimination […]
This morning, we woke up to the bizarre news that Swizz Beatz was being sued for $42 million for playing a part in the real life version of Grand Theft Auto. In a nutshell, the suit alleges that Long Island car dealership owner Macky Dancy leased cars to Beatz “for use for him and his […]
The 15-time-Grammy-winner has been getting lots of love from fans since taking a stand against society's beauty standards.
Alicia Keys wasn’t scheduled to perform at the 2016 MTV VMAs, but when she went on stage to present an award, the New York-songstress caught the music spirit and began singing about world peace and racial unity. We loved it, and we love this new song she released. Contributing to the Mira Nair-directed film Queen of […]
Some praised the "Girl On Fire" singer for confidently rocking her au naturel look, while others had a lot of criticism for her choice.
When Alicia Keys embarked upon the roll-out for her new single “In Common” fans noticed a considerably different look from the Grammy award-winning singer. She was dressed in laid-back, boho chic attire, her natural curls were beautifully roaming free and the biggest change of all, she wasn’t wearing a stitch of make-up, instead allowing her […]
Every year, Radio One holds a one-stop opportunity to show off the hottest artist and his that the industry has to offer at The Blitz. The event brings together labels, managers, and clients to showcase their best new projects, stars, and art. https://www.instagram.com/p/BJMKS1IhSMD/?taken-by=globalgrind Last year’s show featured some of the hottest names in music […]