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Top Takeaways From Black Is King

Top Takeaways From Black Is King

"Black is King" just dropped on Disney + and its a visual album of the "Lion King" soundtrack. Everyone has their opinions on Beyonce but I actually enjoyed it for a myriad of reasons. This film was Black AF! Many compare her to Michael Jackson and I can see why.

Jackson and Knowles both highlight Black talent in every aspect! How you might ask? Knowles hired the first Black photographer at Vogue magazine. That's just an example of her paying it forward.

Knowles showcased so many Black designers, filmmakers, and African artists. Many have been popping a...


Female RnB Artists That I'm Obsessed With

Female RnB Artists That I'm Obsessed With

These women have been out a while and some have just hit the scene. I discovered a good chunk of them through social media or Apple music. I'll drop their social media handles and my favorite songs by each artist.

Ari Lennox

I discovered her "Pho" album and the rest was history. She is truly slept on, I don't want to play devil's, advocate but I feel like colorism is playing a factor. This chick has put out stellar projects by herself and with her labelmates.

Ri.mon

This artist is...


BET Awards Recap

BET Awards Recap

This year's award show was just what the culture needed. BET's theme "Our Culture Can't Be Canceled "was appropriate considering that hip-hop is the number one genre. The tone was perfect 👌 and collaboration with CBS was the perfect way to spread our message to the masses. I loved how it paid homage its roots where it was community-focused and highlighting black issues. The nostalgia was in full effect when host Amanda Seales did parodies of old shows. In addition to bringing back on of BET's legendary host Donnie Simpson. The way Charlamagne Tha God feels about Arsenio Hall is the...


R&B Divas

R&B Divas

Now, the last post was all about the men and what they were cooking up. I wouldn't be a true feminist if there was no post dedicated to the ladies. The women have been holding it down for the R&B genre for quite a while so, I need to honor these ladies accordingly. Below are some tracks that I'm currently feeling.

Mahalia “Love and Compromise”:

She’s only released three tracks off this LP so far. There’s a Beanie Man sample called “Simmer” which features Burna Boy. This is my favorite out of the three because it’s a whole mood. Also,...


Meg Thee Stallion and Lizzo are feminist saviors!