Tagged “beyonce”

R.I.P. To The Album Release Date. You Will Not Be Missed

If we don’t know you or don’t care about your music career, generation Y will walk into your studio, connect to your wi-fi, and download your latest. (And then tweet the link.)

Yes, The Grammys Suck (And Have Sucked For Some Time), But Why?

We continue to watch, talk, and write about them -- hoping with each year that they might suck a bit less -- but the slow burn of shitty continues.

Michelle Williams Tells Mike Huckabee “You Come At The Queen, You Best Not Miss”

Apparently on an episode of The View (they still make those?), Mike Huckabee appeared and theori...

Roxane Gay Is Kind Of A Big Deal

Maya Francis spoke with Roxane Gay, professor, critic, and author of the critically-acclaimed Bad Feminist

I Came, I Saw, And I Conquered The Beyhive

When people told me to watch out for this notorious group of cyber-basics who might barnstorm my mentions, I LLOL’d - that’s laughed literally out loud

Shit Bougie Black People Love: 26. Solange Knowles

Solange is real. Like, really real.

PJ and The Playlist Thursdays, Vol 1

With all of the music heads romping through the VSB lands, Panama decided to start a song swapmeet. He'll show you his if you show him yours.

Beyonce Derangement Hyperbole Syndrome

No one makes people exaggerate the way Beyonce does. She is not just a singer. Her "voice lapdances on souls." She does not perform. She "snatches wigs and edges and wayward teeth."

Dear Vogue: A Big Booty Is Not A Fashion Trend

What’s so maddening about appropriation is whenever the mainstream decides something is favorable or trendy, it’s snatched up immediately with no warning. The very thing that was an eye sore or embarrassment is now a high commodity

Blue Ivy Woke Up Like ‘Dis, So Please Just Stop About Her Hair

Social media was all aflutter over Karrueche's recent comments about Blue Ivy's hair on 106th a...

A Minute-By-Minute Recap Of The Night The VMAs Reminded Me I’m Old As Fuck

Damon watched the VMAs so you wouldn't have to (and even though you did, anyway)

Beyonce Inspires Two Very Strange Women To Make Shitty Music

My expectations weren't exactly high when waiting to listen to Lil Kim's addition to "Flawless." But...

10 Thoughts About Beyoncé’s Remix of “Flawless”

Beyoncé dropped a Nicki Minaj-assisted remix to her self-esteem anthem "Flawless". We listened. We had thoughts.