#TBT: Cardi B ‘Moves’ to No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100 With ‘Bodak Yellow,’ Post Malone Debuts at No. 2 With ‘Rockstar

Cardi B is the first female rapper to rule without any other billed acts since Lauryn Hill in 1998. Plus, Portugal. The Man earns its first top 10. Cardi B becomes the first female rapper to top the Billboard Hot 100 chart without the assistance of any other credited artists in nearly 19 years, as… continue reading →

#TBT: Donald Glover at the Emmys: ‘It’s been a pretty good year. I know everyone else is having an awful one, but mine is OK’

Dressed in a smart purple suit and looking pleasantly dazed, Donald Glover entered the press room Sunday night clutching the two Emmys that helped him make history. One for best director for a comedy series, and the other for best actor in the same series, “Atlanta.” “I feel crazy,” Glover said. “I’m all right. It’s… continue reading →

#TBT: The 2017 Emmy Awards was a big win for the LGBTQ community

Among the biggest winners at the 2017 Emmy Awards: LGBTQ stories and storytellers. Kate McKinnon was one of the early winners of the evening Sunday, beating a field that included some of her “Saturday Night Live” colleagues to take home the award for supporting actress in a comedy series. The first openly lesbian cast member… continue reading →

#TBT: WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH KICKS OFF WITH A FAB NEW SADE RMX

Coming off of yesterday’s global movement titled “#ADayWithoutAWoman,” a work strike and rally (heard around the world) held yesterday to demonstrate the frustration with Trump’s administration and its lack of humility towards all women – sparks a bevy of artistic expression. March 8th, which is synonymous with International Women’s Day – a global day celebrating the… continue reading →

#TBT: “IT WAS ALL A DREAM…” BROOKLYN AND SOCIAL MEDIA PAYS TRIBUTE TO BIGGIE ON THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH

March 9 marks the anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G.’s Los Angeles murder. It has now been 20 years since he was gunned down in a drive-by shooting. He was 24 years old. The phenomenal catalog of music he left behind immortalized him in Hip-Hop culture forever. Several members of the Hip-Hop community took to Twitter and… continue reading →

#FBF: AFRO-LATINO FESTIVAL 2016 RECAP

Amongst a time where tragedy has been at an all time high (i.e. #BlackLivesMatter), leave it up to a remarkable group of dedicated professionals to provide a form of solace to the tri-state area. The much anticipated New York City Afro-Latino Festival was not only a creative outlet to educate, but to provide an understanding… continue reading →