#BlackGirlMagic: On the Cover: Cardi B

For New York Magazine’s November 13–26, 2017, issue cover story, Cut senior writer Allison P. Davis talks to chart-busting phenom Cardi B about her strip-club, reality-television, rap-fame fairy tale, how it all came through, and how she actually feels about it. “You be seeing these artists going through their meltdowns and fucking shit, and you… continue reading →

Breaking News: Beyonce to star with Donald Glover in Disney’s live-action Lion King remake

Beyoncé will play the role of Nala in the upcoming live-action remake of Disney’s classic animated film The Lion King, alongside an A-list cast including Donald Glover, James Earl Jones, Chiwetal Ejiofor, John Oliver and Seth Rogen. The singer posted the full cast list to her Facebook account, confirming rumours circulating since March that she… continue reading →

NEW MUSIC ALERT: Bomba Estereo Aim To Unite The World In “Internacionales”

Bomba Estereo are promoting the complex concept that we’re all one human race, and that all of our origins intertwine, in the latest visual for “Internacionales,” a single off their new recently released album Ayo. Trapped in a seemingly mundane North American suburb, a woman of Anglo-Saxon descent is gifted with a pair of roller… continue reading →

Eminem blasts Trump in 4-minute freestyle rap at BET Hip Hop Awards

Eminem fired off four minutes of furious, expletive-riddled freestyle rap called “The Storm” at the BET Hip Hop Awards on Tuesday, blasting President Trump as a racist, among other things. He kicked off the rap, which was filmed in a Detroit parking lot, by saying “it’s the calm before the storm right here,” alluding to… continue reading →