Tag: beyonce

Matthew A. Cherry Shares Why Being Recognized at the 2020 NAACP Image Awards Means Just as Much to Him as the Oscars

Matthew A. Cherry is no stranger to award shows. The former NFL player, producer, director, Oscar winner, and my personal “tweet-it-and-receive-it” goals achiever spoke with The Root on the red carpet of this year’s NAACP Image Awards about the importance of showing love to black folks, attending Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Gold Party, and more in […]

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Blue Ivy Won An NAACP Award For Her Feature On Beyonce’s ‘Brown Skin Girl’

Earlier this week, Blue Ivy passed over a million listeners on Spotify even though she’s yet to release a single piece of music as the primary artist. What do small details like that matter when your mother is none other than Beyonce? Of course, Blue has unparalleled access to recording studios and concepts that most […]

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Beyonce’s Mother Teases A New Art-Related Project From The Star

Beyonce‘s mother, Tina Knowles-Lawson, teased a new project from the singer in a new interview with the Wall Street Journal. The project will have something to do with art pieces Tina loaned Beyonce, a detail she dropped into a longer observation about the importance of “surrounding yourself with art” without further context. “My art pieces […]

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Jay-Z Might Be Past Kneeling, But He’s Not Past Explaining Why He and Beyoncé Sat During the Super Bowl National Anthem

Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI (AFP via Getty Images) Over the weekend, multi-hyphenate Jay-Z drew the ire of Wendy Williams, exiled quarterback Colin Kaepernick, and pretty much the rest of the free world when he and Beyoncé decided to remain seated during the Super Bowl’s national anthem. Advertisement While MAGA Twitter roasted the Roc Nation overlord for […]

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Jay-Z Explained Why The Carters Were Seated During Demi Lovato’s Super Bowl National Anthem

Jay-Z and Beyonce found themselves in a bit of controversy after the Super Bowl after video showed The Carters seated during Demi Lovato’s rendition of the national anthem on Sunday. The video drew enough of a reaction to grab Colin Kaepernick’s attention who reposted an Instagram story that captured a screenshot of the video on […]

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Wendy Williams Is What Happens When You Don’t Cancel a Bitch the 1st Time She Gets Out of Pocket

TV personality Wendy Williams attends the 2019 NYWIFT Muse Awards at the New York Hilton Midtown on Dec. 10, 2019, in New York City.Photo: Lars Niki (Getty Images) Here’s a question: Why is Wendy Williams still here? She stays putting her foot in her mouth, saying the wrong thing at the wrong time about the […]

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What’s Better Than One Billionaire Remaining Seated During the Super Bowl National Anthem? Two

Beyoncé and Jay-Z attend the Pre-GRAMMY Gala and GRAMMY Salute to Industry Icons Honoring Sean “Diddy” Combs on Jan. 25, 2020, in Beverly Hills, Calif.Photo: Allen Berezovsky (Getty Images) Jay-Z and Beyoncé are taking a stand…or actually, taking a seat. “I think that we forget that Colin’s whole thing was to bring attention to social […]

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Beyonce Is Reportedly Confirmed To Attend The 2020 Grammys — Dressed By A Black Stylist

An excellent piece in The Wall Street Journal today about the rise of Black stylists inadvertently clinched another bit of news for music fans: confirmation that Beyonce will be attending the 2020 Grammys. Given the singer didn’t release a traditional album last year, though she did contribute plenty of new songs via her soundtrack, The […]

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Beyoncé’s Blind Spot? Ivy Park’s Relaunch Was Exceptional—but to Some, Still Exclusionary

Screenshot: Ivy Park/Adidas (YouTube) The orange boxes have dropped, the orders have been placed, and Beyoncé offered the rare Instagram caption on Monday, thanking fans, followers and faithful shoppers for making her Adidas x Ivy Park launch an unequivocal success, writing: I want to say a huge thank you to all of the incredible human […]

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