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Audio: Victory, “Open Your Eyes”

Victory is back with a new vibe that remains true to the enchantingly mesmerizing sound that introduced us to the singer on “Believe in Love.” A charming plea to its muse, “Open Your Eyes” is a midtempo ballad over Hip Hop percussions perfectly ornamented by the singer’s richly soulful tone. Listen to Victory’s latest love…

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Audio: Victory, “Believe in Love”

Emerging artist Victory is one of the fresh wind vocalists and promising artists you’ll want to watch. Sharing a breezy new number titled “Believe in Love,” the songstress and musician tunefully paints a sunny scene on the track’s canvas. Victory serenades a bubbly ode to the enchantingly euphoric promises of love and showcases her undeniably…

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Pharrell Premieres “I See A Victory” From ‘Hidden Figures’ Soundtrack Alongside Kim Burrell At TIFF

Producer Pharrell Williams is no stranger to bringing a movie’s spirit into its soundtrack, giving us another uplifting track, “I See A Victory” from upcoming film, Hidden Figures. The legendary Kim Burrell, Echoes of Praise gospel choir, and Pharrell performed the new track this past weekend during Toronto’s International Film Festival. The singer-songwriter meets producer…

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Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize for ‘DAMN.’

Kendrick Lamar receives his latest esteemed honor in a Pulitzer Prize to his many titles. His third major label effort, DAMN. won in the music category marking the first time in history that a body of work that isn’t Jazz or Classical has been awarded. Despite having been on the come-up for years, 2012’s Good Kid Maad City…

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Audio: Pharrell, “There’s Something Special”

Coming through with some much needed positivity, the great Pharrell Williams has shared a new jam. “There’s Something Special,” a soulful lullaby serving some seriously uplifting encouragement, is just one of five Despicable Me 3 soundtrack contributions from the singer-songwriter/producer/designer/radio host. This isn’t Pharrell’s first go at killing it in the movie soundtrack lane as…

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Two California Students Overturn Their School’s Attempt to Censor Black Lives Matter Article

Thinking back to your high school days, how high did activism fall on your list of concerns and priorities? In the case of 16-year-old Vanessa Mewborn and 17-year-old Ariana Coleman, The Black Lives Matter movement and the right to free speech meant much more to them than the approval of their school principal. The school made…

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Lady Liberty Depicted as Black Woman on Commemorative Coin

We’re still patiently waiting to grab our first Tubman from the ATMs and bank tellers. But another woman of color, though fictional this go ’round, is set to grace U.S. currency. Lady Liberty will be depicted as a Black woman wearing a crown of stars over textured hair that is neatly pulled away from the…

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Michelle Obama Will Host A White House Screening of ‘Hidden Figures’

First Lady Michelle Obama is hosting a Hidden Figures screening at the White House on Thursday. The cast, producers and director were invited to attend the special night where FLOTUS will share personal remarks. Along with Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monae and Pharrell Williams, the real life Katherine Johnson, played by Henson in…

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The 48th NAACP Image Awards Nominees Are In

The NAACP has announced the nominees for their 48th NAACP Image Awards and they didn’t disappoint. Congratulations to our very own Solange who was nominated for six awards including, Outstanding Female, Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration, Outstanding Music Video, Outstanding Song and A Seat at the Table was nominated for Outstanding Album. Beyonce also was nominated for six awards…

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Pharrell Williams Surprises NYC Middle Schoolers During Their ‘Hidden Figures’ Performance

Pharrell Williams has left a priceless mark on the hearts of a few NYC middle schoolers. The hit maker showed up unannounced to surprise an auditorium filled with students, some of which took center stage to perform several songs from Hidden Figures soundtrack. It seems the children made the day equally as memorable for Pharrell…

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Audio: Alicia Keys & Pharrell Williams, “Apple”

Release your cares and throw your arms to the sky as you jam to Alicia Keys and Pharrell Williams‘ new track “Apple.” The feel-good collaboration is one of many hit’s from the Hidden Figures soundtrack curated by Pharrell himself. To no surprise, the song aligns perfectly with the rest of the soundtrack and the film’s underlying theme of women empowerment. Hidden…

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Chance The Rapper And Nike Collaborate On Inspiring “Unlimited Together”

Chance The Rapper has partnered with Nike for his second ode to outstanding athleticism (here’s the first in case you missed it). In an Olympic-dedicated Nike ad entitled “Unlimited Together,” the Chicago native speaks of heroic victory and adds a touch of America’s national anthem in the verses closing line. “Through the perilous fight, want…

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