Janelle Monae

From Megan Thee Stallion to Eminem: These Artists Taking a Public Stance Against the Roe v. Wade Overturn

Since the Supreme Court reversed the Roe v. Wade decision, artists like Megan Thee Stallion, Janelle Monáe and others have… Read More

June 28, 2022

Here’s 5 Theories About Beyoncé’s Forthcoming Album ‘Renaissance’

With Beyoncé announcing her seventh album Renaissance for a July 29th release, here's five theories we have about the project. Beyoncé is… Read More

June 16, 2022

The Very Best & Most On-Theme Met Gala 2022 Celebrity Looks

Celebrities showed up and showed out for the 2022 Met Gala. Coming as no surprise Cardi B stole the night… Read More

May 3, 2022

Jada Pinkett Smith Briefly Addresses Oscars Slap on ‘Red Table Talk’

On the season five opener of 'Red Table Talk', Jada Pinkett Smith addressed the Oscars 2022 incident between Will Smith… Read More

April 21, 2022

Netflix Unveiled 2022 Movie Slate & It’s Jam-Packed

Netflix unveiled their upcoming original films, with Jennifer Lopez, Jamie Foxx, Jason Momoa and more in starring roles. We're just… Read More

February 3, 2022

New All-Encompassing Janet Jackson Documentary to Premiere This Month

With two installments, new Janet Jackson documentary, Janet, will premiere January 28th on Lifetime and A&E. Notoriously known for being… Read More

January 3, 2022

The Absolute Best Celebrity Costumes From Halloween 2021

This year's most impressive Halloween costumes included looks worn by Doja Cat, Ciara, Lil Nas X, Lebron James, Latto, and… Read More

November 1, 2021

Janelle Monáe Drops Protest-Inspired “Emotion Picture” For New Single “Turntables”

The new Janelle Monáe single will appear on Amazon's Stacy Abrams documentary. Later this month, Amazon Prime will release All In:… Read More

September 15, 2020

Janelle Monae is Pushing to Play Storm in the ‘Black Panther’ Sequel

  Janelle Monae spoke with Empire about meeting with the Black Panther cast in Atlanta. Months from now, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is set… Read More

July 7, 2020

The Roots, Michelle Obama Hosting Virtual Roots Picnic 2020

SZA, Lil Baby, Roddy Ricch, and more will perform on the YouTube livestream. On Tuesday, The Roots and Michelle Obama… Read More

June 16, 2020

Don’t Forget How Your Favorite Celebrity Reacted to This Moment

Black entertainers’ lack of genuine solidarity with radical protesters demonstrates their social insulation and allegiance to the capitalist status quo.… Read More

June 1, 2020

DJ D-Nice and Michelle Obama Got Thousands Registered to Vote During Instagram Live ‘Couch Party’

  Chaka Khan, Oprah Winfrey, Timbaland, and more joined the party. DJ D-Nice is on fire and he doesn't seem… Read More

March 26, 2020

Janet Jackson Announces New Album, 34-Date ‘Black Diamond’ Tour

  The tour will also feature a special performance of Rhythm Nation. On Monday afternoon, Janet Jackson took to social media… Read More

February 10, 2020

Netflix Announces “Self Made: Inspired By the Life of Madam C.J. Walker” Series

  The four-part project, starring Octavia Spencer and Blair Underwood, will be available to stream on March 20, 2020. The… Read More

January 2, 2020

DaBaby’s “Suge” Makes Barack Obama’s Favorite Music of 2019 List

  Tracks from Summer Walker, KAYTRANADA, and Burna Boy also made the cut. Former President Barack Obama shared his favorite… Read More

December 30, 2019

From ‘A Seat At The Table’ To ‘Ctrl’: 10 Albums By Black Women That Defined The 2010s

Black women shifted and altered how we as a society listen to music. We asked three cultural critics to gather… Read More

December 20, 2019