Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o will costar in a buddy movie directed by Ava DuVernay for Netflix

Call it the revenge of the disruptors. After a dramatic negotiation session at the Cannes Film Festival, Netflix has nabbed a film project pairing Grammy winner Rihanna with Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o, in a concept that began as a Twitter sensation. Ava DuVernay (Selma) will direct, and Issa Rae (Insecure) is writing the screenplay. According to… continue reading →

NEW MUSIC ALERT: DADDY YANKEE FT. LUIS FONSI’S NEW BANGER CLIMBING THE CHARTS ‘DESPACITO’

In an article out this week by Rolling Stone, Daddy Yankee commented on the success of “Despacito,” his huge international hit with Luis Fonsi. According to Rolling Stone, the song had the second fastest climb to a billion views on YouTube ever, only behind Adele’s “Hello.” The song is poised to do as good or… continue reading →

#MUSICMONDAY: LISTEN TO FRANK OCEAN, A$AP ROCKY, LIL UZI VERT AND QUAVO’S NEW SONG “RAF”

Back in January of this year, ASAP Rocky took to Twitter to release a snippet to one of his new tracks, tentatively titled “Please Don’t Touch My Raf.” In the latest episode of Frank Ocean‘s blondedRADIO, the official version of the song is released. Simply titled “Raf,” the track features Lil Uzi Vert, Quavo and… continue reading →

#FBF: COSA NUESTRA PA’LA CIUDAD NYC 2017

Have you ever tried a delicious gumbo that not only provided the best heat, but also fed the soul? Well, Cosa Nuestra provides just that in one fell swoop with their sancocho-like musical lineup and cuisine. Everything from promotion, to ambiance were all carefully selected to provide that perfect simmer in feeding the soul –… continue reading →