India.Arie is defending Chrisette Michele and pretty much nobody's having it.


Roland Martin and NewsOne Now bring you sights, sounds, and exclusive interviews from the 2015 Essence Festival in New Orleans.  India Arie Talks New Music, Addresses Skin Lightening Controversy Neo-soul sensation India Arie chatted with NewsOne Now host Roland Martin during the 2015 Essence Fest. During their conversation, Arie talked about her upcoming Christmas album and […]

Who knew when soul singer India Arie wrote the 2007 song, “I Am Not My Hair,” that seven years later, the song’s message would end up useful for defending the hair of a 2-year-old. India is offended by the recent discussion and criticism about baby Blue Ivy‘s hair. The discussion concerning hip-hop royalty Jay Z and […]

Bleaching cream or photoshop gone bad? India Arie recently came under some back lash after the release of her cover art for her latest single, “Cocoa Butter.” The photo showed and almost unrecognizable lighter skin toned India Arie, which led folks to believe that the singer has been lightening her skin. PHOTOS: You Glow Girl! […]

This morning Lil Wayne gave us a montage visual of “How To Love” and we must say, we’re quite impressed with sensitive Weezy.  From R&B classics to hit pop songs, artists from every genre have made heartfelt and thoughtful videos that capture the essence of love or teach you how to love.  NEW VIDEO: Lil […]


Hello Global Grind, I was so happy when I found out that I would get to share my thoughts with my fans via Global Grind and I feel there is no better way to do so. I would like to update you on what’s going on with me and my family. My family and I […]

Keyshia Cole has released a statement regarding the split between herself and her sister Neffe and mother Frankie. ‘To all my friends and fans – It’s time that I clear the air. It’s not a secret that I haven’t been in contact with my mother Frankie, and my sisters Neffe and Elite and I never […]

What’s up GG, I have been really excited for the past week or so about being a part of the blogging world, especially with a large community like in an effort to connect with so many people and establish dialogue about a range of subjects from relationships to family to spirituality, so it really […]