Tag: jazmine sullivan

The Funk Boutique: Creating a Confident, Strong and Sustainable Impact

Celine by Hedi Slimane dress; Khiry earrings; stylist’s own glovesPhoto: John Edmonds for W Magazine Two things that connect us all: music and fashion. This May marks the release of W’s Music Issue, featuring none other than “Icy Girl” Saweetie, among its multiple covers. All personal drama aside, Miss Saweetie has had an amazing 2021. […]

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Did You and Your Friends Pull Up to the 2021 NAACP Image Awards? If Not, Here’s What Went Down

Eddie Murphy, Jazmine Sullivan, Maxwell and Stacey Abrams at the 52nd NAACP Image Awards. Photo: Courtesy of NAACP/BET After a week of Black-ass celebration, we’ve made it to the main event! The 52nd NAACP Awards televised ceremony took place on Saturday night and we have some highlights to… highlight! Advertisement We already broke down the […]

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Eddie Murphy to Be Inducted Into Hall of Fame at 2021 NAACP Image Awards

Eddie Murphy speaks onstage during the LA Tastemaker event for Comedians in Cars on July 17, 2019 in Beverly Hills City.Photo: Emma McIntyre for Netflix (Getty Images) Legendary comedian and actor Eddie Murphy is set to be honored at the 52nd annual NAACP Image Awards this year. Advertisement In a press release sent to The […]

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Spotify Unveils EQUAL Initiative to Amplify Women Creators, Push for Gender Equity In Audio

Photo: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) As you should be well aware of by now, March is Women’s History Month. So to help commemorate such a glorious occasion, Spotify has launched EQUAL: a major global initiative dedicated to both fostering equity for women in audio and celebrating their invaluable contributions to the culture. Advertisement Through a collection of […]

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Watch Jazmine Sullivan And Eric Church Split National Anthem Duties Before Superbowl LV

The honor of performing the National Anthem before a major sporting or political event usually goes to one person, but this year the duties are being split. Both Jazmine Sullivan, whose excellent new album Heaux Tales is on its way to instant-classic status, and country star Eric Church, will be performing the patriotic staple before […]

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Jazmine Sullivan Says She Didn’t Know ‘How People Would Respond’ To ‘Heaux Tales’

Jazmine Sullivan made her return to the music world after more than five years away with the release of her Heaux Tales EP earlier this month. The project was met with positive reviews from critics and fans alike, and for many it became the first beloved album of 2021. According to the Philly-born singer, howeverm […]

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Jazmine Sullivan Displays Her Powerhouse Vocals In A Soothing NPR Tiny Desk Concert

It’s been over five years since we last heard from R&B singer Jazmine Sullivan with her LP Reality Show. But this week, the singer returned to get a lot off her chest with the vulnerable album Heaux Tales. To celebrate the release of her project, Sullivan appeared on NPR’s Tiny Desk concert series to showcase […]

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Jazmine Sullivan And Ari Lennox Embrace A Late-Night Temptation With ‘On It’

Jazmine Sullivan is regarded as one of, if not the best, vocalists to step foot into the R&B genre over the last decade. Her debut album Fearless and her most recent release, 2015’s Reality Show were both met with undeniable acclaim while landing her a number of well-deserved Grammy nominations. However, since that 2015 album, […]

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Soul Train Awards 2020: Y’all Thought the Hip Hop Awards Was the Only Show With a Cypher?!

Chanté Moore, PJ Morton, Stokley Williams and Shanice perform during the 2020 Soul Train Awards presented by BET. Photo: Leon Bennett/STA 2020/Getty Images for BET (Getty Images) Black Hollywood has awakened from its Thanksgiving weekend ‘itis-induced nap and prepared itself for yet another awards show! This time, it’s the Soul Train Awards, presented by BET. […]

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Whoa…and They Love Her, Love Her Baby: Monica to Be Honored With Lady of Soul Award at 2020 Soul Train Awards

Monica attends the Spring/Summer 2020 Savage X Fenty show, on Sept. 10, 2019.Photo: Evan Agostini/Invision/AP (AP) Monica already sang about the boy being hers—now the joy is hers, too! Joy in the form of receiving her honorary flowers, that is! Advertisement On Tuesday, it was announced that the singer, actress, philanthropist, entrepreneur and beloved goon […]

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