Janelle Monae

With all of the recent #BlackGirlMagic that has conquered Hollywood lately, it was perfectly fitting to have some of the most beautiful black women and also talented black actresses, all grace the cover of a major magazine. Vanity Fair has made a bold stance with its latest cover that features a healthy dose of unbridled […]

The Oscar winner has plenty of love for the "Empire" actress and took to Instagram to express her admiration.

The eclectic roster also includes Maxwell, Angelique Kidjo, the Indigo Girls, MC Lyte, Amber Coffman, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Samantha Ronson and more.

The Women’s March on Washington aims to send a message to all levels of government and the incoming administration: that we stand together in solidarity and expect elected leaders to act to protect the rights of women, their families and their communities. The march is scheduled to take place on Saturday, January 21st in the […]

Hidden Figures and Rogue One did almost identical numbers at the box office this week. But it doesn't take rocket scientist to figure out the wildly different paths the two films took to reach Hollywood's highest rank.

The historical drama, Hidden Figures, starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae beat out Rogue One: A Star Wars Story to win the week’s box office with $22.8 million to Rogue One’s $22.1 million.

Janelle Monae and Pharrell came through to the morning show to talk about the highly anticipated film, “Hidden Figures,” which tells the story of three black women at NASA, whose mathematical calculations were responsible for the United States’ first trip to the moon. Pharrell talks about Janelle Monae’s voice, and her music, “which is always […]

For most women wearing some type of shapewear or girdle is an uncomfortable reality at some point in their lives and regardless of how comfy they proclaim to be, you reach your breaking point sooner or later. That is exactly what happened to Hidden Figures co-stars Octavia Spencer and Kirsten Dunst, who recall the moment […]

Margot Lee Shetterly talks to HelloBeautiful about the African-American female mathematicians who were behind putting the first man into space.