CJ Fly – “Bird” (Video)

The Pro Era cofounder will release his sophomore album soon.
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Woodstock 50 Is Back on After a Court Rejects an Ex-Investor’s Attempt to Cancel It

Jay-Z and the Killers will headline the August concert
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Wendy Williams Dissolves The Hunter Foundation, No Longer Wants to Be Associated With Estranged Husband in Any Way

Wendy Williams continues to sever ties with Kevin Hunter. And that includes shutting down her philanthropic organization, The Hunter Foundation.Wendy kicked off today’s broadcast (May 13) of her talk show by officially announcing the dissolution of The Hunter Foundation, which was dedicated to providing resources and support for drug addiction, rehabilitation, education, and prevention.“Wendy Williams has been, and remains, committed to helping others in the struggles of life,” she read from the...
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Uni-G Ft. Rina Glover – “I’m On” (Video)

Gabriel UniLias Adjei-Gyamfi, better known as recording artist Uni-G, is a high-profile new artist who has been praised by several premier New York music entertainment outlets. Today, Uni G continues his buzzworthy campaign with the release of his latest music video for the new single, properly-titled, “I’m On”. Directed by Be Freaky With That Camera, The Unidentifed God is living like a king in his latest feature. Influenced by the Eddie Murphy comedy classic, the rapper is adored by loyal...
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A turntable fitting for the 2020s

As a fitting companion to our favorite (and perhaps the most controversially popular) music playback device, the Elbow Cassette Player, Louis Berger’s oTon is a quirky playback device for serious design junkies and audiophiles.With a design that’s audacious enough to get me to quit Spotify to listen to LP discs full time, the oTon is vertical, exposes most of the vinyl disc, and is practically completely transparent… a design choice that makes the album art on the vinyl discs visible during play...
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Currensy & Statik Selektah Reveal ‘Gran Turismo’ Features Wiz Khalifa, Jadakiss & Jim Jones

Last week, Curren$y and Statik Selektah announced plans to release a joint project entitled Gran Turismo on May 17th. With two days to go until it arrives, the pair unveiled the track list for their collaborative album. Coming in at ten tracks, the project will feature guest appearances from Wiz Khalifa, Jadakiss, Jim Jones, YBN Cordae, Termanology, and Haile Supreme. Dropping via Jet Life/Showoff Records/ EMPIRE, see the track titles and features below. Continue after the jump…. ...
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Woodstock 50 Can Proceed, But Japanese Financier Doesn’t Have To Return $18M, Judge Rules

Denstu will not have to return the $18 million it withdrew from a bank account it shared with Woodstock 50, a New York Supreme Court justice ruled Wednesday (May 15). More »
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Alabama Governor Signs Law To Effectively Ban Abortion In The State. What's Next?

On Wednesday, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law a measure that bans abortion at any stage of gestation, except in cases in which the woman's life is in danger. The legislation makes no exceptions for rape or incest, after an amendment to include these cases failed to pass in the state Senate.Experts say that House Bill 314, which makes performing an abortion a felony offense and would punish health providers with up to 99 years in prison, is unconstitutional and will likely be blocked by th...
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Ricky Rubio mentions Celtics as possible destination in free agency

Ricky Rubio mentions Celtics as possible destination in free agency originally appeared on Kyrie Irving out, Ricky Rubio in? Grousbeck noncommittal about Kyrie's future With Irving and Terry Rozier's futures in Boston very much unclear at the moment, Rubio sees the Celtics as a possible destination in free agency if they're left scrambling for a starting point guard. Rubio, who has spent his last two seasons with the Jazz, discussed the chances of joining the C...
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My own periodic table of the essential chemical elements has a space for OP, or optimism, the substance that has carried me and others through darkness — the organism needs it in regular doses.  (Under my breath, I say, “Especially … Continue reading →
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These Are The 12 Styles That Are Selling Most On ASOS

When it comes to shopping, there are two routes you can take: investing in wardrobe staples or indulging in trends. Both have their obvious upsides, but only one can be done on a regular basis (well, for most of us, at least). And while we'd love to buy up all the trends of the moment, rarely can we keep up without spending way too much of our heard-earned cash. That's where ASOS comes in.The UK-based e-tailer has just about everything that a girl could need: size inclusivity, up-to-date trends...
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Nura shrinks its personalized sound tech down to wireless earbud size for $199

Nura debuted the NuraLoop: Wireless earbuds with the same custom sound tech as the Nuraphone, but at a much lower price. Adjustable ANC and 16 hours of battery life make them a superb deal at the pre-order price of $159. The post Nura shrinks its personalized sound tech down to wireless earbud size for $199 appeared first on Digital Trends.
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The Best Sites To Snag On-Sale Bedding Essentials

There are wants and then there are needs. But in the world of shopping, the lines between the two can blur — especially when a good deal is involved. Home buys that combine fashion with function at an affordable price? Well, those are our want-need kryptonite. And today we're digging into the best on-sale bedding and where to find it.Shopping for sheets to pillows and even headboards is as much of an investment in our space's style as it is in our sleep support. But splurging on quality bedding...
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Jörg Demus, Exponent of Piano Repertory’s Heart, Dies at 90

The Austrian Mr. Demus played with refinement, often accompanying the great singers of his time and championing the four-hand piano literature.
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Resavoir – “Resavoir”

Resavoir is a Chicago-based jazz collective that performs songs written by the group’s producer and arranger, Will Miller. The Oberlin Conservatory-trained musician is best known for his indie rock act Whitney. For this project, he enlisted nearly a dozen of his friends in the collective to help bring his arrangements to life. Today, they're announcing their first … More »
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Actor Who Choked Paris Jackson Dead After Jumping Off Bridge, Leaves Instagram Note Apologizing to Trump & Jesus

The actor who allegedly choked Paris Jackson last year and accused Seth Green and Steven Spielberg of pedophilia has tragically jumped to his death.Isaac Kappy died by suicide after jumping off a bridge in Bellemont, Arizona and onto Interstate 40 on May 13th. Upon jumping, he was hit by a Ford pick-up truck. He was 42.Two teen passersby pulled over and attempted to physically restrain Kappy from jumping, but were unable to do so. No one else was hurt in the incident.The Arizona Department of Pu...
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PJ Harvey – “The Crowded Cell”

PJ Harvey composed the score for The Virtues, a new four-part drama series created by English filmmaker Shane Meadows and starring Stephen Graham. And each of the four episodes, the first of which just aired on the UK's Channel 4, closes with "The Crowded Cell," a raw and powerful original song from Harvey. As she … More »
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Copper Is The Breakout Hair-Color Trend To Watch For Summer 2019

When your allergies are acting up, you can't get a handle on what constitutes a weather-appropriate outfit, and you want to cry every day at 5 p.m. when you realize there's still two weeks until summer, you know it's high time for some kind of pick-me-up. You may not be able to put a hard stop to sniffles or splurge on a lightweight transitional jacket just like that, but an appointment with your colorist is all you really need to add a breath of fresh air to your whole look — and your frame of...
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Mom Sues Bus Driver for Racial Discrimination After Dragging Her Son, Driver Says He’s Not Racist Because His Dog “Is Black As Can Be”

A Utah mom is suing a former bus driver for his “racial animus” towards mixed-race students. And you’ll never guess why the bus driver says he’s not racist.Brenda Mayes has filed a civil rights lawsuit against 78-year-old John Naisbitt after Naisbitt closed the school bus doors on her 14-year-old biracial son and proceeded to drag him for approximately 150-175 feet.The February incident was caught on the bus camera. Mayes’ son—identified as Child Doe in the lawsuit—is seen exiting the school bus...
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“Not Good Enough”: London’s Royal Opera House Announces 19 Male Conductors, One Woman For New Season

The Royal Opera’s director of opera, Oliver Mears, was asked if that was a good ratio. “No it is not an acceptable ratio at all … of course,” he said. “But this is something which is a long-term project. It’s not going to happen instantly and in the following years we have a much better ratio of female conductors and it is something which is is an absolute priority for us.” – The Guardian
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Lauren Conrad Just Revived L.A.'s Cream-Soda Blonde Trend For Summer

Lauren Conrad is not the same person we first met on Laguna Beach in 2004. Since the MTV reality show ended, Conrad launched her own fashion line for Kohl's, got married, became a mother, and started her own podcast. Of course, in addition to keeping up with Conrad's career ventures over the last decade, we've also paid close attention to her drastic hair changes — including the cream-soda blonde highlights the designer debuted today.Conrad showed off the new hair color on the Instagram feed of...
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Check Your Hot Tools: CHI Lava Hair Dryers Are Being Recalled Immediately

Check your hairdryers: All of CHI's new Lava Dryers are being recalled immediately. The brand issued a statement urging consumers to discontinue use of the hair-drying system due to an issue with the product's technology. "Effective immediately, Farouk Systems, Inc. is recalling the dryer from everyone we have either gifted or purchased," the brand says.Makers of the hair dryer, which just launched back in March, have discovered fault with dryers that have been "dropped or hit repeatedly, resul...
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Lil’ Uzi Vert, Gucci Mane & Lizzo Added to Made In America Festival Lineup

The 2019 Made In America Festival has a few new additions to its lineup. On Wednesday (May 15), the JAY-Z curated event announced Lil’ Uzi Vert, Gucci Mane and Lizzo have been added as performers. It will be Uzi’s second time performing at the festival in his hometown, following an appearance in 2016. Alina Baraz, Buddy, Melii, Jay Critch, IDK and more also were revealed as new additions. Headlined by Travis Scott and Cardi B, this year’s event also features Juice WRLD, Anderson .Paak & The F...
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Handsome Luke – “Set Up” Ft. Roddy Ricch

Up and coming Los Angeles, CA based Hip Hop artist Handsome Luke drops his debut single titled “Set Up” featuring rising Compton based Hip Hop sensation Roddy Ricch.  Produced by Kameron Christian. Follow him on Instagram @imhandsomeluke
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World’s “Oldest Human” Who Died at 146 Years Old Could Be Longest Living Person in Recorded History

An Indonesian man who claimed to be 146 years old when he died may have been the longest living person in recorded human history.According to a report by the BBC, a man named Sodimedjo—who also went by the names Mbah Ghoto and Grandpa Ghoto—passed away at his home in Central Java, Indonesia around May 1st, 2017.Official paperwork states that Ghoto was born in December 1870, but because Indonesia only started recording births in 1900, his documentation is difficult to verify.Officials spoke with ...
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Novel – “Roses” (Video)

Somewhere Off In A Quiet Place drops Friday.
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6 Oil-Free Sunscreens You Won't Hate Putting On

There's a fine line between skin care that makes you look dewy and skin care that makes you look (and feel) greasy. Sunscreen often straddles that fine line. Some formulas leave a powdery white cast on deeper complexions; others make your pores look like they've been dunked in a deep frier. Neither of those side effects are cute, but what's really not cute is skipping out on protecting your skin from the sun — so finding the right sunscreen is crucial.If you can't commit to a formula in fear th...
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How To Get More Matches On OkCupid, According To An Expert

When it comes to inclusive dating apps, OkCupid reigns supreme. The app serves 22 gender options and 13 sexual orientation options, was one of the first players to create a comprehensive app experience for non-binary users, and supports a growing polyamorous community.But it also has a key differentiator when it comes to setting up your profile. Whereas other apps stick to photos, a short bio, and maybe an ice breaker like "peanut butter or jelly?," OkCupid has 3,000 questions that users can ch...
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