Gender & Sexuality
Kandi Burruss: From Xscape to ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ to Broadway
SZA leads women Grammy nominees with 5, dripping Black Girl Magic everywhere
Bryshere Gray to Play in New Edition Biopic
Petition demands apology from R. Kelly
Robin Thicke Files Suit to Protect “Blurred Lines” from Marvin Gaye Family
Chris Brown Says ‘Stress,’ ‘Non-stop Negativity’ Caused Seizure
Remembering Whitney Houston on Her 50th Birthday
Usher’s Son Nearly Drowns in Swimming Pool; Ex-Wife Files for Emergency Custody
Chaka Khan Joins Boycott of Florida
WATCH: Trailer for VH1’s ‘CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story’
Lauryn Hill Pens Letter from Jail
Is Willow Smith’s New Song “Summer Fling” Age Appropriate?
Lauryn Hill Begins Three-Month Prison Sentence for Tax Evasion
Pro-Palestinian Organization’s Petition Calls on Alicia Keys to Cancel Israel Concert
Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” Accused of Condoning Rape
Candice Glover Wins American Idol
Lauryn Hill Writes Letter of Thanks to Alicia Keys, Stevie Wonder, and Other Supporters
Lauryn Hill Sentenced to Three Months in Federal Prison
LISTEN: Lauryn Hill Releases New Song “Neurotic Society (Compulsory Mix)”
VIDEO: Janelle Monae’s “Q.U.E.E.N.” f/ Erykah Badu
Lauryn Hill’s New $1 Million Recording Contract w/ Sony Music Revealed During Tax Hearing
Lauryn Hill’s Sentencing Postponed; Has Two Weeks to Pay $504,000 in Back Taxes
Happy Birthday to Soul Icon Marvin Gaye!
India Arie Accused of Lightening Her Skin for Promotional Photo
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Yoli Zapata About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed Her Life
Kelly Rowland Talks Learning to Love Her Brown Skin
Happy Birthday Nina Simone!
One Year Later, Remembering Whitney Houston
Beyonce Nails National Anthem at Super Bowl Press Conference; Asks “Any Questions?”
Chris Brown Is Being Investigated for Assault…Again…With Frank Ocean?!
Reparations will never be given — it’s time we protect the everyday people who take them
“I’m is talking right”: How the stigma around Black language holds us back from liberation
Lupita Nyong’o is writing a children’s book tackling colorism & self-love for little Black girls
Woman convicted of murder for administering black market butt injections dies in prison
The ‘Tales from the Hood’ sequel will be right on time
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