It’s hard out there for a chick. Being bombarded with the media’s impossible standard of beauty, constantly telling us that we look "wrong" isn't easy to deal with on a daily basis.
Hip-Hop is an ever-evolving musical genre doused in artistic fervor, creative expression and a mounting existence of political expression—and it’s most certainly, no longer limited to the United States. Hailing from the West African…Continue
A complete side note but…let me just say, CONGRATS to Lupita Nyong’o for her Oscar for Best Supporting Actress and to 12 Years A Slave for Best Picture! To Lupita--what an excellent speech she gave—sat on my couch, eating Caribbean…Continue
As Jarell Perry’s careers begins to take speed, the LA native releases his brand new White EP. You’ve probably already gotten to grips with singles 'Black Valentine' or 'Braindead' (the hot steamy visuals which…Continue
This is an open letter to Portland & the world from ‘The Black Portlanders’. My name is Intisar Abioto. I am a photographer and explorer here in Portland. I’m writing about 'The Black Portlanders'. Since February 2013, I’ve taken…Continue
Vinyl records of some of music's most legendary artists like Marvin Gaye, Bob Marley, Jimi Hendrix, Nina Simone and James Brown have become completely shattered into pieces, but all in the name of art. Their legacy has found a new…Continue
Prince, 3rdEyeGirl, The New Power Generation & Liv Warfield's performance on the Arsenio Hall Show was off-the-hook. Prince even debuted a new fun-kay song, 'FUNKNROLL'.
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At a time where people are gleefully taking the most stagnant of musical genres to new directions, to the chagrin of the purist detractors, the timing of louis logic's (all lowercase) return couldn't have been better. For those…Continue