Ten Years of Beyonce

Photo: Google 10 years of Beyoncé: A decade “causing all this conversation” Beyoncé’s work over the last decade is groundbreaking — but it is also filled with questions and contradictions. By Sarah Olutola/The Conversation.   When the American Music Awards gave Taylor Swift the title of Artist of the Decade, TV show host Wendy Williams wasContinue reading “Ten Years of Beyonce”

Anti-Beyonce Protest That Never Was

Photo: Glenn Schuck Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani was outraged! He accused her of using the platform to attack Police officers.  Others said her SuperBowl performance that paid tribute to the Black Panthers was race-bating. An unnamed group using Eventbrite  a website where anyone with a working email address can create a meetup encouraged peopleContinue reading “Anti-Beyonce Protest That Never Was”

Protests planned against and for Beyonce

Beyonce performs onstage during the Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show. Picture Kevin Mazur/WireImage By: Lisa Respers France, CNN A planned anti-Beyonce rally is being countered with calls for the singer’s supporters to get in “Formation.” Those in support of #BoycottBeyonce are being asked to gather outside the headquarters of the National Football League inContinue reading “Protests planned against and for Beyonce”

Fantasia, A Diamond in a dollar store

Ten years ago, the world discovered Fantasia Monique Barrino on American Idol.  She was the contestant with the 100 watt smile. Her smile and personality is infectious she has the rare ability to make the audience feel is if they were in her home. Fantasia’s performance of Summertime was named amongst AOL’s 2004 list of greatest televisionContinue reading “Fantasia, A Diamond in a dollar store”

Wendy Williams is America’s best Solange/Jay Z commentator

BY: Daniel D’ Addario/ Salon In the aftermath of the scandal over Solange Knowles hitting her brother-in-law, Jay Z, in an elevator after the Met Gala, the talk-show host Wendy Williams has had one of the biggest weeks of her career — and proven in the process just how unlike her contemporaries she is. Williams,Continue reading “Wendy Williams is America’s best Solange/Jay Z commentator”

Monica Lewinsky: Why does she it matter?

 By Demetria Lucas/The Grio OPINION — Blame Beyonce. I’ve spent an inordinate amount of time lately thinking about Monica Lewinsky. Okay, not inordinate — just every time I hear Partition, which is played an inordinate amount of times on the radio. But I digress. I think of Lewinsky every time I hear that part inPartition where ‘Yonce sings of howContinue reading “Monica Lewinsky: Why does she it matter?”

Somebody Slap Me News in Review: (2013 Week 3) The Obama’s-Beyonce-Girlfriend Hoax-Hillary Clinton-Kevin Johnson

Somebody Slap me………. You may not know dudes name, couldn’t spell it on a bet and what College,High School did he attend?   But we know some chick pulled a hoax on the lummox online.   The story is growing larger everyday -dude is all over the place!     If he isn’t selected by the FL, I’mContinue reading “Somebody Slap Me News in Review: (2013 Week 3) The Obama’s-Beyonce-Girlfriend Hoax-Hillary Clinton-Kevin Johnson”

Beyoncé, Gaga and Adele: why these three girls rule the world (of pop)

A revolution has swept the charts, and three women are in its vanguard. But, while they outwardly appeal in distinct ways, each has skilfully exploited our desire for genuine star quality Between them,Beyonc’e ,Adele and Lady Gaga have pop sewn up tighter than a tumble-dried Spandex bodysuit, according to Sasha Frere-Jones, august pop critic of the NewContinue reading “Beyoncé, Gaga and Adele: why these three girls rule the world (of pop)”