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Diddy, to Grammys Academy: Y’all Are Shady to Rap and R&B. Mase, to Diddy: But Did You Hold Me Down, Though?

Mase and Sean Combs perform at the “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: The Bad Boy Story” Premiere on April 27, 2017 in New York City. Photo: Theo Wargo (Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival) Wow, Diddy, I guess mo’ money really does come with mo’ problems. One of those problems just happens to be one of […]

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Clive Davis Plans to Undo Damage of Other Whitney Houston Documentaries with a New Film of His Own

Legendary music industry titan Clive Davis (L) and Pat Houston promote “Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances” at SiriusXM Studios on November 11, 2014 in New York City.Photo: Andrew Toth (Getty Images for SiriusXM) Clive Davis plans on getting the last word when it comes to the legacy of Whitney Houston. The 87-year-old music industry […]

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D’Angelo’s ‘Voodoo’ Redefined What an R&B Album Could Be

A four-and-a-half-minute-long, NSFW video changed the entire course of D’Angelo’s career. “Untitled (How Does It Feel)” starts innocently, panning from the singer’s neat cornrows to his gap-toothed smirk. Stripped-down and vulnerable, the usually smooth singer looks slightly uncomfortable. This tenderness is relatable; it’s the thrill of undressing in front of someone who has never seen […]

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