Summertime Playlist

Summer is officially here and everybody knows that the most crucial elements of the season are the songs that played soundtrack to your adventures. Now that unbotherd is available on Spotify, Meikle and I decided to curate a Spotify playlist of over 50 tracks by artists that will definitely be riding hot all Summer '18.

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'One Basquiat' x Brooklyn Museum

More art from my faves! This time, I'm taking a trip to the Brooklyn Museum. It's cold and wet, as the snow melts here in New York, and the museum is hosting the 'One Basquiat' exhibit of the late Jean-Michel Basquiat. I'm super excited to see this specific exhibit as this will actually be my first time seeing one of his pieces in person.

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5 Messages About Race From 'Get Out' That Had The Kid JUST A lITTLE BIT SHOOK!

I'll admit that when I heard that half of Key & Peele's comedic duo was doing a horror movie about racism in America, I was annoyed. I scoffed thinking it was yet another ploy by the man that shucked & jived for years on Comedy Central for white frat bro's to make bank at the expense of Black caricatures. IDK.

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What Cudi Said: Embracing "Pride" In Hip-Hop Culture

Since the beginning of 2016, we’ve witnessed the loss of two rock legends that challenged and changed society’s narrow definition of masculinity. David Bowie and Prince didn’t just walk the fine line of sexuality, they strutted all over it in high-heeled shoes and championed gender-fluid alter egos, both on and off the stage. Their artistic influence has rippled through popular music for decades, touching rock, dance, R&B and hip-hop.

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Behind 'Beyond The Lights': 5 Questions With Director Gina Prince-Bythewood

What better occasion than Black History Month to celebrate black excellence?! Last night, I had the opportunity to speak with director/screenwriter Gina Prince-Bythewood (Love & Basketball and Secret Life Of Bees) about her most recent film, Beyond The Lights. During the conversation, Gina was gracious enough to give us more insight on what went into making the film and what it means for her, personally, as she preps for the release of the director’s cut of Beyond The Lights, available for purchase later this month. Here are 5 questions I had to ask…

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