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Watch Stevie Wonder & The Roots Dedicate a Touching Medley to Michelle…

As you may already know, The Tonight Show was an all-star affair last night. Likely her last time on Fallon’s late-night show as First Lady, Michelle Obama was joined by the likes of Jerry Seinfeld and Dave Chappelle for a run of “Catchphrase.” Hilarity ensued. But at the tail-end of the show, The Roots assisted the…

Watch Questlove and Black Thought Reenact 'The Bachelor' on 'The Tonight Show'
Watch Questlove and Black Thought Reenact ‘The Bachelor’ on ‘The Tonight Show’
Live Stream President Obama’s Farewell Address
The Golden Globes Thought 'Hidden Fences' Was A Thing, So Stephen Colbert Made A Trailer For It
The Golden Globes Thought ‘Hidden Fences’ Was A Thing, So Stephen Colbert…

“Based on the true story of people who think all movies about black people are…

Even The "Standard" Version of Technics' New SL-1200 Is Ridiculously Overpriced
Even The “Standard” Version of Technics’ New SL-1200 Is Ridiculously Overpriced

Last year, Technics announced that it would be bringing back an old favorite: the storied…

Frank Ocean Pledges Support For Meryl Streep's Poignant Golden Globes Speech
Frank Ocean Pledges Support For Meryl Streep’s Poignant Golden Globes Speech

“When the powerful use their position to bully others, we all lose.” Suppose most of…

Here's A First Look At Akai's Two New Standalone MPCs
Here’s A First Look At Akai’s Two New Standalone MPCs

Last year, Akai sent studio rats into a frenzy with the announcement of newly-revamped MPC production hardware…

Frank Ocean, A Tribe Called Quest and Solange Will Headline 2017 Panorama…

Last week, two of the year’s biggest festivals, Governors Ball and Coachella, announced star-studded line-ups…

Action Bronson's 'Fuck, That's Delicious!' Returns With a Love Letter To NYC Winters
Action Bronson’s ‘Fuck, That’s Delicious!’ Returns With a Love Letter To NYC…

By now you should all know that Action Bronson takes this culinary ambassador shit very seriously.…

A Georgia College Is Now Offering Class On OutKast
Savannah-Based College Now Has A Course On Outkast

Calling all twentysomething Georgia-based students with a taste for ATLien funk. A new course at…

Watch Pharrell and Ellen DeGeneres Discuss Kim Burrell's Homophobic Rant
Watch Pharrell and Ellen DeGeneres Discuss Kim Burrell’s Homophobic Rant

Earlier this week, a video of Kim Burrell ranting and raving over the “perverted homosexual spirit”…

DC Cannabis Coalition Vows To Hand Out Free Joints On Inauguration Day
DC Cannabis Coalition Vows To Hand Out Free Joints On Inauguration Day

Looking for something to take the edge off this Inauguration Day? Well, despite conventional wisdom,…

"Son, can we crop Kim Burrell's voice out of your song?" - Frank Ocean's Mother, Katonya Breaux
Frank Ocean’s Mother, Katonya Breaux, Responds To Kim Burrell’s Homophobic Rant

In case you missed it, Kim Burrell is currently learning just what the full, unhinged…

Download These 150 Rare Vintage Drum Machines For Free Ninety-Nine
Download 150 Rare Vintage Drum Machines For Free Ninety-Nine

Seeking quality sounds from music’s most coveted drum machines? Look no longer. Thanks to the…

Pharrell and Janelle Monaé Are Not Here For Kim Burrell's Bigotry
Pharrell and Janelle Monaé Are Not Here For Kim Burrell’s Bigotry

[UPDATE: Ellen DeGeneres has confirmed that Burrell will no longer appear on her show to perform…

In No Ranking Order: The Most Slept-On Albums of 2016
In No Ranking Order: The Most Slept-On Albums of 2016

We’ve waxed thoroughly on the year’s best albums, but if anything was proven by our…