Robert Glasper memorializes Eric Garner, Rekia Boyd, Sean Bell, Aiyana Jones and more with heart-wrenching cover of Kendrick Lamar’s “I’m Dying of Thirst.”
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“How can we all—regardless of race—honestly reckon with our country’s fraught racial history and free ourselves from its burden?” Ta-Nehisi Coates seeks to answer in ‘Between the World and Me.’
Common and John Legend have premiered the official music video for their award-winning protest anthem “Glory.”
Common and John Legend’s Selma anthem “Glory” won “Best Original Song in a Motion Picture” at Sunday’s 2014 Golden Globe Awards.
In case you missed it, watch John Legend’s soul-stirring tribute to Marvin Gaye at the Hollywood Bowl on Yahoo! Screen until Thursday night.
In promotion of his charity #OperationGirl, R&B crooner John Legend tributes all women with an empowering music video for “You & I (Nobody in the World).”
In honor of the Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr’s Beatles reunion at the Grammy Awards, Gucci will launch the latest special edition Grammy watch at a private event featuring Janelle Monáe.
Four visually compelling new music videos make our Music Watch list: John Legend’s “Made To Love,” FKA twigs’ “Water Me,” The Uncluded’s “Organs,” and Tesla Boy’s “Undetected.” Enjoy!
Kanye West’s controversial, chart-topping ‘Yeezus’ finds itself influenced by hardcore Jamaican dancehall mixed in with acid house, electro and industrial grind beats.
Nine time Grammy winner John Legend speaks on his upcoming album, ‘Love In The Future,’ and his new partnership with Chevrolet.
A tracklisting for Kanye West’s ‘Yeezus’ reveals three tracks produced by Daft Punk and guest appearances by Kid Cudi, Frank Ocean, Chief Keef, and Bon Iver.
If you were skeptical of the ‘Yeezus’ artwork with an image of Kanye nailed to a cross, your reluctance was correct. The actual album cover was released to today via his website and it’s quite simple.
Beyoncé and Madonna will be hitting the stage at the Sound of Change Live benefit concert, which will be held in London on Saturday, June 1, 2013.
Nasty Gal’s newest muse Ebonee Davis, who you may recognized from America’s Next Top Model 18, graces the online fashion retailer’s May 2013 catalog wearing cute summery short shorts, flare skirts, crop tops and more.
TIME Magazine’s 2013 issue of the 100 most influential people features Jay-Z, Malala Yousafzai, Jennifer Lawrence, Rand Paul, Elon Musk, Li Na, and Aamir Khan.
“Snapbacks & Tattoos” seems to be getting a new remix in the industry these days called “Pushbacks and Disappointed/Angry Fans.” Now, G.O.O.D. Music’s highly-aniticpated debut compilation album entitled ‘Cruel Summer’ has reportedly pushed back again. Originally set to be released on September 4th, the album has now been pushed two weeks back to September 18th.
The Roots is truly the hardest working band we’ve ever seen, releasing a video of their contribution to a new film, ‘Soundtrack For a Revolution,’ which tells the story of the African-American Civil Rights Movement through its powerful music — “freedom songs.”
A much anticipated collaboration, “The Moon and The Sky” (Remix), featuring Jay-Z is a beautiful addition to Sade’s upcoming release The Ultimate Collection.
The video for Kanye West’s “All of the Lights,” directed by Hype Williams, looks like several totally unrelated concepts that never really do tie together for the viewer. However each concept is individually very strong especially with the use of beautiful erratic typography and effects.
John Legend previewed a new song, “Dream,” at his Seaside Summer Concert Series performance in Brooklyn’s Asser Levy Park.