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Beyonce Announces ‘Making The Gift,’ A Documentary Chronicling The Creation Of ‘The Lion King’ Album

Fresh off her latest film, which chronicles her iconic 2018 Coachella performance, Beyonce is back with yet another documentary. In Making the Gift, which premieres Monday night, the singer details the creative process that went into the making of The Gift, the soundtrack accompanying Disney’s smash hit live-action remake of their classic The Lion King. […]

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Beyonce’s ‘Homecoming’ Was Snubbed For All Six Of Its Creative Arts Emmy Nominations

Beyonce was snubbed from a step forward to the highly-coveted EGOT status. The singer teamed up with Netflix to release the epic documentary Homecoming surrounding her show-stopping 2018 Coachella performance. The documentary chronicled the behind-the-scenes work that went into the performance’s massive leveled platform, over 200 back up singers, and seemingly effortless transitions. Beyonce fans […]

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Will There Ever Be Another Artist Like The Rolling Stones?

Getty / Uproxx Studios The morning before The Rolling Stones were scheduled to perform a sold-out Los Angeles show at the Rose Bowl last week, Iron Man himself, Robert Downey Dr., offered up a mysterious video teasing something happening between NASA and the band. At the concert, which was packed with fans of all ages […]

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It’s Been 10 Years Since Kanye West Barely Let Taylor Swift Finish. Now, Producers Are Spilling Behind-the-Scenes Tea

Kanye West (L) jumps onstage after Taylor Swift (C) won the “Best Female Video” award during the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards on September 13, 2009 in New York City. Photo: Christopher Polk (Getty Images) The day was September 13, 2009. Heaps of celebrities gathered at Radio City Music Hall in New York City to […]

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22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé: The Good, the Bad, and Can You Pay My Bills?

Photo: Maiysha Kai There’s a lot to love about eating healthier—but the cost isn’t one of them; a point that has been roundly driven home to me, as I’ve attempted to comply with 22 Days Nutrition, the plant-based eating plan designed by Beyoncé’s trainer and nutritionist, Marco Borges. For those of you who have wondered […]

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22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Days 4,5 & 6: The Good, the Bad, and Can You Pay My Bills?

Photo: Maiysha Kai There’s a lot to love about eating healthier—but the cost isn’t one of them; a point that has been roundly driven home to me, as I’ve attempted to comply with 22 Days Nutrition, the plant-based eating plan designed by Beyoncé’s trainer and nutritionist, Marco Borges. For those of you who have wondered […]

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Portrait of a Nation: Gayle King to Host Biennial American Portrait Gala Honoring Earth, Wind & Fire and More; Michelle Obama Among Presenters

Gayle King, Earth, Wind & Fire and Michelle ObamaPhoto: Nicholas Hunt (Getty Images), Smithsonian The National Portrait Gallery continues to make big news: A week after announcing that Vogue’s history-making portrait of Beyoncé (photographed by Tyler Mitchell) will grace its hallowed halls, the Smithsonian institution announced the talent lineup for its biennial American Portrait Gala, […]

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Sweet Dream or Beautiful Nightmare? In 22 Days, I’m Going to Find Out That Beyoncé’s Diet Is No Joke

Screenshot: Beyoncé (YouTube) I was kidding, I swear. At least, I was mostly kidding when I DM’d The Root’s Editor-in-Chief, Danielle Belton, and asked if the company would pay if I tried the new, Beyoncé-endorsed 22 Days Nutrition program. I even ended my message with the laughing/crying emoji—a clear tip-off that I was joking, right? […]

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Beyonce’s Historic ‘Vogue’ Cover Is Going Into The Smithsonian’s Permanent Collection

Getty Image Beyonce’s 2018 Vogue cover, which was warmly received by fans and considered historic because it was the first cover to be shot by a Black photographer, is receiving an even greater honor. Yesterday, Vogue announced that the photograph from the cover was acquired by the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery’s permanent collection in Washington, […]

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Ask A Music Critic: Which Artist Or Band Has The Worst Fans?

Getty Image Welcome to another installment of Ask A Music Critic! And thanks to everyone who has sent me questions. Please keep them coming at steve.hyden@uproxx.com. Which band or artist has the worst fans? — Andrew from Milwaukee Excellent question! Though also very difficult to answer. When people talk about bad fanbases, what they really […]

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It’s Official: Beyoncé Belongs in the Smithsonian

Screenshot: Vogue (YouTube) Last year, Beyoncé helped make history when she approved Tyler Mitchell to photograph her for the cover of the September 2018 issue of American Vogue, making the then-23-year-old the first black photographer—and one of the youngest—to shoot the cover of the world’s best-known fashion magazine in its 126-year history. In the year […]

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The Best Documentaries On Netflix Right Now

Netflix Last Updated: August 1st Streaming video is the best thing that’s ever happened to documentaries. People who would never have paid for a ticket to a theatrical nonfiction film are now, thanks to Netflix’s robust selection, scarfing down the stuff by the barrel. But where to start among the masses? Here are 25 of […]

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Blue Ivy Earns a Spot on the Billboard Hot 100 at the Tender Age of 7

Blue Ivy attends the premiere of The Lion King with mom Beyonce in Hollywood July 9, 2019.Photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez (Getty Images for Disney) She gets it from her mama—and papa. The “she,” in this case, being Blue Ivy, Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s first-born, and the “it” being a spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. […]

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Got 22 Days? Beyoncé and Her Trainer Have Your New Eating Plan

We all saw it—the grueling journey from postnatal (with twins!) ‘Yoncé to Homecoming cutoffs ‘Yoncé—and frankly, I, for one, instantly decided I didn’t have the stamina (seriously, the woman is damn near supernatural). But to hear it straight from the Queen’s mouth in the promo for her newest venture, 22 Days Nutrition, “getting the weight […]

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WATCH: Jets Star Le’Veon Bell Mentions LeBron James, Beyoncé in Viral Video

FOXBORO, MA – JANUARY 22: Le’Veon Bell #26 of the Pittsburgh Steelers reacts prior to the AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on January 22, 2017 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images) New York Jets running back, Le’Veon Bell took to Instagram with a heated video, saying he’s […]

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Lupita Nyong’o Excitedly Reacts to Beyoncé’s Shout-Out on The Lion King: The Gift Soundtrack

Lupita Nyong’o Reacts to Beyonce’s Lion King Soundtrack | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image Lupita Nyong’o Excitedly Reacts to Beyoncé’s Shout-Out on <em>The Lion King: The Gift</em> Soundtrack this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.

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‘Brown Skin Girl’ Was Bound to Be Our New Anti-Colorism Anthem…But It’s Also Blue Ivy’s 1st Writing Credit!

Screenshot: Parkwood Entertainment/Disney (YouTube) Bow down, Simba…because we already know who the real star of The Lion King reboot is. The CGI-fueled film opens in U.S. theaters today, but all week we’ve been ramping up, first falling for the fashion-fueled extravaganza that was the “Spirit” video release, and now getting our Afrobeats on with Thursday […]

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Beyoncé’s ‘Lion King’ Anthems and 7 More of the Week’s Best Albums

Every week, the Noisey staff puts together a list of the best and most important albums, mixtapes, and EPs from the past seven days. Sometimes it includes projects we’ve written about on the site already; sometimes it’s just made up of great records that we want everyone to hear, but never got the chance to […]

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