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Kanye West will be returning to New York City’s Governors Ball this year. On the heels of Kim Kardashian’s G.O.O.D. Fridays announcement, organizers of The Governors Ball unveiled the lineup for this year’s festival. Kanye West, The Strokes, and ironically, Beck, will all be headlining the 2016 festival. The lineup will also include Swedish singer […]

Nicki Minaj recently caught some heat for her “Lookin Ass N*gga” single cover, which features a photograph of Malcolm X, gun in hand and peering out a window. While the pop star has since apologized for the cover, we couldn’t help but think about the other album covers that caused a stir over the years. […]

Another Hollywood couple bites the dust! After 18 months, Kristen Wiig and her man Fabrizio Moretti are calling it quits. The 39-year-old actress and Strokes drummer first got together in December 2011; they were seen at a concert in New York City. “It was very amicable and they will remain friends,” an insider says. In […]

It’s been quite the busy Twitter-day for Azealia Banks (like everyday ain’t a busy Twitter-day for that girl.) LIST: A Beef Breakdown: Azealia Banks Vs. Every Rapper, Oh, & Her Management OK, first: Azealia, who is currently in New Zealand, announced the release date for “Yung Rapunxel,” the first single off her upcoming debut album, Broke […]

Every day there are tons of music related tidbits that float around the Internet, but how is one to know what’s good, what’s worth listening to and what everyone will be talking about tomorrow? Well, you’re in luck, because GlobalGrind has rounded up some of the coolest, most buzzworthy musical information of the day and […]

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The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival kicks off today with Kanye West, Kings of Leon, the Strokes, Arcade Fire and many more set to take the stage this weekend. VIDEO: The Most Memorable Coachella Performances  But, before you bum rush a tent to catch Wiz Khalifa’s set or surf the web for cheap tix so […]

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Every day there are tons of music related tidbits that float around the internet, but how is one to know what’s good, what’s worth listening to and what everyone will be talking about tomorrow? Well you’re in luck, because GlobalGrind has rounded up some of the coolest, most buzzworthy musical information of the day and […]

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Katy Perry kicked off her ‘California Dreams’ world tour last night in Lisbon, Portugal performing a 20-song set for the sold-out crowd. Katy even reportedly performed a few covers including Whitney Houston’s “I Wanna Dance With Somebody,’ which was the last song of the night. WATCH: Katy Perry Perform At The Grammy Awards  The Portugal […]

The folks at the World Health Organization decided it would be a good idea to see how wasted people get all around the world. Yesterday they released their findings and man, the planet is wasted.  PHOTOS: Drunk Celebrities, Drunk Wasted and Being Rock stars Now here in the United States we drink a lot. Think […]

In her article Black Feminism, Tyler Perry Style Salamishah Tillet, of ‘The Root’ best articulated the significance of the original Shange piece ‘For Colored Girls’ when she said, ‘the play’s boldness was not simply in its diagnoses of black women blues but in its unwavering belief that black feminism was a viable remedy for those […]

I just watched a round table interview on Black men’s reactions to ‘For Colored Girls.’ There seems to be a consensus that Black men don’t like how they are portrayed in the movie. I’ve even heard it extended to all of Tyler Perry’s movies. I personally don’t think this is a ‘Black’ men issue, but a […]

  Tyler Perry’s For Colored Girls is Oscar Worthy!   by Elaine Carter           Today is the premiere of Tyler Perry’s, For Colored Girls.  I caught the first matinee showing of the movie in a suburb of Chicago. With it being a weekday, I was thinking that there would be a […]