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Kendrick Lamar Laments Damnation and Redemption in one Sentiment

“Is it wickedness? Is it weakness? You decide.” We’ve been so charged with the challenge to judge Kendrick Lamar‘s fourth studio album by the metrics of these two elements. DAMN., titled by the sentiment of its content, hosts a four-course meal of metaphoric genius from the Compton-bred lyricist who has faced a great deal criticism…

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Watch Rihanna’s Heartwarming Harvard Humanitarian of the Year Award Acceptance Speech

“At 17 I started my career here in America, and by the age 18 I started my first charity foundation” shared Barbados born musical artist and philanthropist Rihanna, giddy with excitement as she accepted the Harvard Foundation‘s 2017 Humanitarian of the Year Award for Intercultural and Race Relations yesterday. Wearing an absolutely stunning off-the-shoulder Monse dress and…

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Rihanna Is Chosen as Harvard University’s 2017 Humanitarian of the Year

Rihanna‘s altruistic endeavors will be honored by Harvard University as she has been selected as their 2017 Humanitarian of the Year. The award will commemorate the singer’s charitable work primarily focused in medicine and education. In her homeland of Barbados, the megastar developed an oncology center for breast cancer diagnosis and treatment. Accompanying her in this feat, is…

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SZA Shares Release Date For Debut Album ‘CTRL’

In a recent interview with Billboard, SZA revealed that she will be blessing us with her debut album CTRL on February 3. Along with the album release date the musical gem discussed working with Rihanna on ANTI’s leading track “Consideration,” receiving notes from Rick Rubin, her experiences at sleep away camp as a child and how each influenced…

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Audio: H.E.R., “Yeah I Said It” (Remix)

The mysterious voice behind H.E.R. has returned, gifting us with a sultry remix of Rihanna’s “Yeah I Said It.” The RCA signee arrived on the scene randomly with the first installment of her self titled mixtape, H.E.R. Vol. 1, and has kept the memory going since then, getting praise from notable R&B friends and veterans as…

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MTV Honors Rihanna With The Michael Jackson Vanguard Award At 2016 VMAs

Rihanna has come a long way since Music of the Sun. When she first made her mark on America’s public consciousness, she was only 17 years old. Since then she has reinvented herself and taken risks many times over. Her videos have shocked the world, her red carpet appearances have broken the internet, and her…

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Rihanna to Receive The Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Honor at 2016 MTV Awards

Rihanna, a world-proclaimed musical style icon who’s raked over 9.6 billion in Youtube views, will join Beyoncé and Kanye West in receiving the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award for her contribution to the music video art form during the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards. “Honored to take the #VMAs stage as your video #VANGUARD award…

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Rihanna Gets Major Fan Love In “Goodnight Gotham” Video

Rihanna‘s “Goodnight Gotham”, a bonus song from ANTI, may be short but it’s an intense little clip. Now it has an accompanying video to match! The short video shows Rihanna running into the arms and unconditional love of her fans. It’s pandemonium as she and the crowd collide into one another in a jumble of…

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Rihanna Checks Into ‘Bates Motel’ as Marion Crane

.@rihanna to check into #BatesMotel as Marion Crane in the 5th and final season!https://t.co/7t2pRL43cf — Bates Motel on A&E (@InsideBates) July 22, 2016 The cult favorite A&E television series Bates Motel is ending in its forthcoming fifth season. The silver lining in that heartbreaking news is that Rihanna will join the cast. Bates Motel’s official…

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Rihanna’s “Sledgehammer” To Be The First Imax Music Video

Rihanna loves to push boundaries. From her controversial music videos to being Dior’s first Black spokesmodel, this bad gyal consistently breaks new ground. Tomorrow’s visual release of “Sledgehammer” will be no different. Her single for the Star Trek:Beyond soundtrack will be released in IMAX theaters across the country at 9 am EST on June 30th.…

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Rihanna Goes Intergalactic With New Single, “Sledgehammer”

Beginning with the release her eighth studio album, Anti, Rihanna has had no trouble taking 2016 by the horns. Currently on her largest world tour to-date, the songstress posted a teaser on Instagram yesterday for upcoming single, “Sledgehammer.” Got something for y’all tomorrow. 🖖 A video posted by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on Jun 26, 2016 at…

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Audio: Jarreau Vandal & Mr.Carmack, “James Joint (Rihanna Cover)”

Soulection’s signee Jarreau Vandal made quite the name for himself after releasing his Soulection White Label: 003 EP in 2014 . Despite only being 4 tracks, the project was filled with unique sounds and compositions that effortlessly bridged gaps between Dance, Hip-hop, R&B and Jazz. Showcasing that he is more than just a beat maker and DJ, the Netherlands native…

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