Read the rest of this entry » Nicki Minaj Rips Into ‘Access Hollywood’ Anchors on Twitter
03
May
2013
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Nicki Minaj Rips Into ‘Access Hollywood’ Anchors on Twitter

Nicki Minaj found herself in yet another feud and this time it wasn’t with Mariah Carey. After being called out on Access Hollywood for walking off the red carpet during an interview, the rapper used the forum of Twitter to fire back:   Minaj’s response came after the entertainment show aired a segment of an altercation between […]

Read the rest of this entry » Rihanna: The Accidental Icon or Calculated Genius?
03
May
2013
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Rihanna: The Accidental Icon or Calculated Genius?

The New York Times published a review of Rihanna‘s “Diamonds World Tour” that interestingly explores her peculiar knack for getting praised for doing very little: “Serving nonchalance several different ways is Rihanna’s real gift, more than singing or dancing or entertaining in any traditional sense….all Rihanna has to do is be dismissive, whether in her […]

Read the rest of this entry » No Slice of Humble Pie for Queen Beyoncé
02
May
2013
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No Slice of Humble Pie for Queen Beyoncé

When Beyoncé speaks the world listens up. But never in the pop icon’s 15-year career has the public tuned in with such fervor. Many “critics” have taken to the Internet to throw pebbles at Bey’s self-proclaimed throne, criticizing her song “Bow Down/I Been On” (released in March) in which she calls an indeterminate group of women […]

Read the rest of this entry » B. Slade (Formerly Tonéx) Talks ‘Stunt Bitch’ Album, Sexuality and Leaving Gospel
02
May
2013
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B. Slade (Formerly Tonéx) Talks ‘Stunt Bitch’ Album, Sexuality and Leaving Gospel

  This feature article I wrote was originally published on VIBE.com: As B. Slade glides through the corridors of the Doubletree Hotel in New York, all eyes are locked on him. His in-your-face persona yields the kind of attention that triggers either curiosity or confusion. Glaring at his uniform—a forest green-military winter jacket, sunglasses and a […]

Read the rest of this entry » The Disney Fairytale They Didn’t Tell You About: My Mom, The Widow
02
May
2013
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The Disney Fairytale They Didn’t Tell You About: My Mom, The Widow

Originally published on EBONY.com:   After a woman meets her ‘Prince Charming,’ walks down the aisle, and raises children with the love of her life, there’s reason enough to expect a fairytale ending. But what if the script changes drastically…tragically? I often asked myself this over the past year as I watched my mother, 56, pick […]

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