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Janet Mock, Ian Isiah and More Appear in Blood Orange’s “Jewelry” Visual

The second visual from Blood Orange‘s next album, Negro Swan, was unveiled just hours after its predecessor “Charcoal Baby.” Just as symbolic and empowering, the visual finds Blood Orange and a group of friends (including fellow musician Ian Isiah) freely shirtless and with celebratory energy in a tree-lined park. The group of friends, unapologetically embodying…

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Janet Mock Discusses Love, Art and Motherhood with Miss Tina Like ‘Never Before’

The lovely Janet Mock has officially launched her latest venture Never Before with Janet Mock, a podcast discussing “work, love and life – like you’ve never heard before.” She said, “on this podcast I’m sharing space and thoughts with the biggest pop figures and pushing them…to share with me, and you, all the things they’ve…

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Interview: Janet Mock, A Transgender Advocate

Janet Mock is a writer who broke into the limelight in 2011 with a GLAAD (Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) nominated profile on her remarkable journey to womanhood in Marie Claire. In a society that is still grappling with same-sex marriage and full acceptance of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community. Janet’s decision…

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Listen to Blood Orange’s Enchanting ‘Negro Swan’ Album

Blood Orange’s Negro Swan arrives today with the same enchanting tenderness exuded on his 2016 effort, Freetown Sound. Previously released tracks “Charcoal Baby” (and the “Family” interlude from its visual), “Chewing Gum” (featuring A$AP Rocky and Project Pat) and “Jewelry” (which continues – from the album’s opener “Orlando” – the brilliant Janet Mock’s explanation on…

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A$AP Rocky Joins Blood Orange for “Chewing Gum” Premiere on Kimmel

With about a week left in the countdown to the arrival of his forthcoming Negro Swan album, Blood Orange appeared on Kimmel to premiere the project’s third single. “Chewing Gum” is an eccentric blend of whimsical synths and punchy Trap rhythms to which A$AP Rocky lends a verse of bars that perfectly complement Blood Orange’s…

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Beyoncé and Blue Ivy Co-Star in Jay-Z’s “Family Feud” Visual Directed by Ava DuVernay

Jay-Z was unquestionably the king of visuals this year having released nine (so far) from the humbly sincere 4:44 LP. To finish 2017 (and to complete the list of outstanding 4:44 visuals) he’s sharing a cathedral-set video for “Family Feud” with the queen Beyoncé and their extraordinarily gorgeous first born Blue Ivy as his costars. But the diverse…

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Blood Orange Shares “Saint” Visual

While we’re relishing in the glory and freshness of Blood Orange‘s Negro Swan, the album’s latest blessing dropped today in the form of a visual for “Saint.” Dev Hynes and his friends – including India Moore (of FX’s Pose), designer Ana Kraš and Kai the Black Angel – enjoy a dreamy kickback where he provides the esoteric…

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