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Mathew Knowles Explains How He Protected Beyoncé & Destiny’s Child From R. Kelly

Mathew Knowles played absolutely ZERO games when it came to protecting his daughter and her bandmates from alleged sexual predator R. Kelly.In an interview with the UK newspaper Metro, Knowles revealed the steps he and his wife at the time, Tina Knowles, took to ensure that Destiny’s Child was safe around R. Kelly in the mid-1990s when the allegations of his sexual misconduct first surfaced.Knowles—who managed Destiny’s Child—said Kelly submitted a song for the group’s debut album, but he turned...
Tags: Music, UK, Celebs, Beyonce, Hip Hop, Rape, Sony, Pop Culture, Jazz, Aaliyah, Solange, Sexual Predators, Metro, R. Kelly, Trending, Kelly

Phish, Childish Gambino, Post Malone, Cardi B Top 2019 Bonnaroo Lineup

Phish, Childish Gambino, Post Malone, Cardi B, the Lumineers and Solange are among the top-billed acts at the 18th annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, taking place at Great Stage Park in Manchester, Tenn., from June 13-16. Tickets – including General Admission (4 Day), VIP (4 Day), Platinum (4 Day) and more – will go […]
Tags: News, Solange, Cardi B, Post Malone, Bonnaroo, Manchester Tenn, Chidlish Gambino, Malone Cardi, Great Stage Park

Childish Gambino, Post Malone, Cardi B to play Bonnaroo fest

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The 2019 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival will feature Childish Gambino, Post Malone, Cardi B, the Lumineers and multiple sets from Phish. The lineup was released Tuesday for the June 13-16 outdoor music festival held annually in Manchester, Tennessee. Other top acts include Solange, The Grand Ole Opry, The Avett Brothers, […]
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Nashville, Solange, Manchester Tennessee, Tenn AP, Avett Brothers, Malone Cardi

Coachella 2019 passes go on sale today

INDIO — Passes for the 2019 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival go on sale at 11 a.m. today — Friday, Jan. 4, 2018. The festival is slated for the weekends of April 12-14 and 19-21, 2019 at its usual venue, the Empire Polo Grounds, with headliners Childish Gambino, Tame Impala and Ariana Grande slated to lead a stacked lineup that includes Janelle Monae, Solange, Khalid, The 1975, Kid Cudi, Weezer and Zedd. General admission passes will be on sale for $429, while a shuttle pass can be added f...
Tags: Sport, Customers, Tame Impala, Things To Do, Soccer, Ariana Grande, Solange, Las Vegas, Zedd, Janelle Monae, Cuomo, Weezer, Kevin Parker, Kelly, Indio California, Inglewood California

Coachella 2019: Lineup features Childish Gambino, Tame Impala, Ariana Grande, Solange and more

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is going big for its 20th year. Childish Gambino, Tame Impala and Ariana Grande will headline the 2019 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which returns to the Empire Polo Club in Indio for twin weekends April 12-14 and April 19-21. Tickets for Coachella 2019 go on sale at 11 a.m. Friday. — Coachella (@coachella) January 3, 2019 Other notable artists on the lineup include Solange, Weezer, The 1975, Billie Eilish...
Tags: Beyonce, Africa, Los Angeles, Sport, Tame Impala, Kanye West, Things To Do, Soccer, United States, Ariana Grande, Long Beach, Amy Winehouse, Music Festivals, Idris Elba, Solange, Coachella

Your Guide To The Best Hair Braiding Salons In NYC

Protective styles are no longer just a summer thing. Braids are something we wear year-round because they're super easy to maintain (and not having to bother with your hair for two months is a blessing). But finding someone to braid you up can be a challenge. Not everyone can do cornrows or Senegalese twists so that they last and look good. Plus, you need someone who can keep your edges intact.Luckily for New Yorkers, there are stellar salons and stylists that can transform your hair into vari...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Beyonce, NYC, America, Brooklyn, Solange, Marley, Bey, Euclid Avenue, Fulani, Atlantic Avenue, Albertini, Susy, Stasha Harris, Tamara Albertini

T’s Best of 2018: T’s Most Thrilling Long Reads From 2018

dress, $2,495, . shoes, $645, similar styles at (212) 582-3007. Solange’s own earrings.A profile of Solange, an hour-by-hour chronicle of New York in the early ’80s, a look at Michigan as a hotbed of Modernist architecture — and more.
Tags: Art, New York, News, Michigan, Solange, Fairy Tales, Blacks, Martin, Mortensen, Viggo, Culture (Arts, Writing and Writers, George R R, Two Thousand Eighteen

These are the 14 biggest music festival moments in Southern California this year

2018 might have been the year we reached peak festival, with more than 50 notable events with big-name headliners happening around Southern California. Tens of thousands of fans flocked to beaches of Orange County, the Coachella Valley desert, parks in Downtown Los Angeles and ext to the Queen Mary in Long Beach and even a racetrack in Fontana. Our team saw a lot of music at a lot of festivals in 2018 (and let’s be honest, ate a lot of festival tacos, too) and 2019 looks to be even busier. But b...
Tags: Beyonce, California, Jay Z, Los Angeles, Sport, Tame Impala, Things To Do, Soccer, Eminem, Long Beach, Dave Grohl, Music Festivals, Solange, Damon Albarn, Coachella, Stagecoach

Solange, Tame Impala, Cardi B to Headline 2019 Primavera Sound Music Festival

Primavera Sound has announced the lineup for its 2019 music festival, to be held from May 30 to June 1 in Barcelona. Future, Janelle Monáe, Nas, and Rosalía are among the headliners for the event, which is boasting a 50/50 gender lineup of both male and female musicians. The three-day festival will also feature the […]
Tags: News, Barcelona, Tame Impala, Solange, Cardi B, Primavera Sound, Rosalia, Solange Tame Impala Cardi, Janelle Monáe Nas

Tierra Whack Freestyles on HOT 97’s Funkmaster Flex Show

Now here’s a pleasant surprise. In the latest installment in his freestyle series, Funk Flex invites newcomer Tierra Whack up to HOT 97 to showcase her talents. Considering she was spitting rhymes on the streets of Philly — and in front of Meek Mill — as a teen, this is nothing new to her. Tierra is arguably this year’s best new artists thanks to her inventive audiovisual debut project Whack World, which packs 15 songs — and a whole range of sounds, styles and subjects — into 15 minutes. And...
Tags: Videos, Jazz, Solange, Meek Mill, Lauryn Hill, Philly, Tierra, Hot 97, Funk Flex, Funkmaster Flex, Tierra Whack

The Mastermind Behind Beyoncé's Lemonade Braids Gives Her Best Natural Hair Tips

When it comes to getting a hairstyle that makes you feel fresh and fly, braids are one of the best go-to options. Not only are there are so many different ways to wear them, but they also save you a ton of time while getting ready in the morning. Still, it can be easy to fall into the way of thinking that braids require no maintenance - a rhetoric that celebrity hairstylist Susan Oludele is working to reconstruct. Oludele, who has been doing hair since she was around 9 years old, specializes in...
Tags: Beyonce, Beauty, Hair, Solange, Natural Hair, Braids, Zoe Kravitz, Kravitz, Michelle Williams, Beauty Diversity, Susan Oludele, Oludele

How Vernon François Went From Braiding Mops To Styling Hollywood's Black Elite

Vernon François grew up in West Yorkshire, England where he taught himself how to braid, loc, and style natural hair as a child. His skills landed him his first honor at theBlack Beauty/Sensationnel Hair A wards at only 17. He's since become one of Hollywood's most sought-after hairstylists by working with Angela Basset, Lupita Nyong'o, Serena Williams, Amandla Stenberg and many more. The following interview was told to Aimee Simeon and has been edited for length and clarity.From Mom's Kitchen ...
Tags: Europe, Fashion, Music, Hollywood, London, California, America, Julia Roberts, Solange, Angela Bassett, Naomie Harris, Lupita Nyong, Lupita, West Yorkshire England, Vernon François, Amandla

9 Halloween Costumes That You Can Wear With Your Natural Hair

Some Halloween costumes require months of planning and lots of cash to pull off. Others are as simple as following the right makeup tutorial or popping on a wig. But you don't have to shell out cash on an a cheap Party City hairpiece or an expensive, lace-front wig for your costume. You can rock plenty of pop culture costumes with your natural hair on display.The beauty of embracing your natural texture, whether it's Afro or wavy, is that your hair can transform into almost any style you please...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Danai Gurira, Solange, Queen Bey, Detroit, Pete Davidson, Janelle Monae, Don, Josie, Riverdale, Patrice, Dana Edelson, Tami Roman, BlacKkKlansman, Focus Features Head

Solange’s New Album Coming This Fall

Solange’s follow-up to her Grammy-winning 2016 album “A Seat at the Table” will be released within the next few weeks, according to an extremely enthusiastic profile of the singer in the The New York Times Style magazine. While no release date has been set, the magazine says the album “likely arrive into the world fully […]
Tags: News, Solange, New York Times Style

Solange Announces New Album Out This Fall

Solange's 2016 album A Seat At The Table was the masterpiece she'd been waiting her whole life to make. At the time, we wrote that it "isn't just a good political album, a good activism album, a good R&B album, a good indie album, or a good black album. It’s all of those … More »
Tags: Music, News, Solange

Solange, the Polymathic Cultural Force

On the eve of her next album, the singer has hybridized her many talents — music, dance, activism, aesthetics — to inspire a new model for the modern pop artist.
Tags: Art, Music, News, Solange, Blacks, Knowles, Polymathic Cultural Force

How 8 Women Learned To Love Their Natural Hair In College

I was raised around cousins and aunts with beautiful, hip-grazing hair. Long, straight hair was a token of a pride for most of the women in my Saint Lucian family. My own hair stretched down to my butt as a child, thanks to the relaxer my mom put in my hair at the age of 9.Once a month, my mom would sit me in the bathtub, paste my scalp with Vaseline (to protect my skin from the burning sensation of the relaxer), and perm my strands. Then, every week she'd blowdry my hair and let me style it f...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Hollywood, Youtube, China, New York City, Walmart, Solange, Detroit, Chris Rock, Cvs, Youtuber, University Of North Carolina, Rutgers, Michaela, Jessie

The International Hair Trends You Won't See On Instagram

Instagram may be just seven years old, but it’s damned near impossible to remember how we got on without it. For beauty lovers, the social media site has given us a steady stream of new celebrity cuts, product leaks, and a surge of of-the-moment hair color trends. But the app has also made for an influx of homogeneous beauty looks, because we all get bombarded with the same well-liked posts. (Who hasn't seen feathered eyebrow s or the latest Kardashian whatever pop up in the discovery feed?)Bec...
Tags: Fashion, Music, London, Berlin, US, Toronto, South Africa, Nicole Kidman, Paris, Mexico City, Korea, Sydney, Solange, Kardashian, Johannesburg, Tilda Swinton

30 Instagram-Worthy Beauty Looks To Try In September

December 14th, 2016 was a good day for Instagram users. Why? Because that was the day the app added a "Saved" section to every profile, instantly giving all of us the ability to secretly catalog any post.For beauty lovers, this was big. Gone were the days of screenshotting a notable makeup look or palette to buy, only to lose it in the mess of photos in our camera roll. Now, if we spy something we love, we can simply click "save" and add it to our private vault of inspiration images.That being ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Netflix, Ariana Grande, Solange, Mandy Moore, Jones, Kehlani, Amandla Stenberg, Halsey, Shay Mitchell, Pati Dubroff, Lily Aldridge, Sasha Lane, Dendoll, Jose Corella

Watch Beyoncé Almost Fall Down the Stairs During Nashville Concert (Keyword: ALMOST)

We already know Beyoncé is pretty “Flawless” when it comes to her stage presence, but she really proved that the other night during a concert in Nashville, Tennessee.While performing her “On The Run II” tour concert with husband JAY-Z in Nashville Thursday night (Aug. 23), Beyoncé was walking down the stairs when somehow her ankle krilled, but because she’s Beyoncé, she caught herself in the most graceful way before she— BEYONCÉ LEGION (@BeyLegion) August 24, 2018...
Tags: Videos, Music, Celebs, Beyonce, Jay Z, Atlanta, Tennessee, Hip Hop, Paris, Pop Culture, Jazz, Nashville, Solange, Coachella, Seattle, Jay

Vanity Fair Tours Art Collection of Tina Knowles Lawson

Tina Knowles Lawson, the mother of Solange and Beyonce Knowles, gives Kimberly Drew a tour of her art collection, reflecting on her tastes and focus on African-American art. “When my kids were growing up, it was really important to me that they saw images of African-Americans,” Lawson says. “I’m so happy that I did, because both […]
Tags: Art, News, Solange, Art News, Minipost, Beyonce Knowles, Lawson, Tina Knowles Lawson, Kimberly Drew

Photographer Tyler Mitchell Just Made Vogue History

Update: The rumors were true! Beyoncé’s Vogue cover is here, and it was, in fact, shot by Tyler Mitchell. In an interview with Business of Fashion on Monday, Anna Wintour revealed that Condé Nast’s creative director, Raul Martinez, presented the photographer to Beyoncé. Though Mitchell has worked with her record label, Parkwood, as well as with her sister, Solange, the photographer still thought it was a prank when Condé Nast asked him to shoot Beyoncé for the September issue of Vogue.For the p...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Beyonce, Atlanta, Vogue, The Times, Conde Nast, Solange, Solange Knowles, Jaden Smith, Anna Wintour, Queen Bey, Smith, Marc Jacobs, American Eagle

This Instagram Account Will Be The Unlikely Inspiration For Your Next Haircut

If you're in need of a hairstyle switch-up, rather than trawling through Pinterest for celebrity-inspired contemporary beachy waves or colorful box braids, why not look back through art history for your next take-to-the-hairdresser snap?Instagram account The Hair Historian — operated by London-based hair editor Rachael Gibson, and which currently has 6k followers — is a celebration of art's leading ladies and their absolutely stellar styles. From dreamy history paintings from the 19th century t...
Tags: Fashion, Music, London, Pinterest, Nicki Minaj, Solange, Gucci, Lucas, Helen, Heidi, Gibson, Modell, Frederick Sandys, Amrita Sher Gil, Guido, Simone Rocha

Alexia Arthurs's Playlist for Her Short Story Collection "How to Love a Jamaican"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Alexia Arthurs' impressive debut collection How to Love a Jamaican is filled with tender and masterful depictions of women young and old and the love in their lives. Kirkus wrote o...
Tags: Music, Rihanna, Africa, David, Alicia Keys, Corinne Bailey Rae, Erykah Badu, Jamaica, Solange, Caribbean, Janelle Monae, Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Badu, Junot Diaz

Pitchfork Music Festival: Blood Orange Plays Negro Swan Songs To A Hero’s Welcome

Freetown Sound was a legend-confirming album. Dev Hynes' 2016 album as Blood Orange proved that his 2013 breakout Cupid Deluxe was no fluke. Nor was Hynes just an artsy pop-star whisperer capable of boosting the likes of Solange and Sky Ferreira to new heights. He was a legit auteur with limitless possibilities. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Concert, Solange, Blood Orange, Sounding Board, Hynes, FREETOWN, Dev Hynes, Sky Ferreira, Pitchfork Music Festival

The Evangelical Shift #3

by Kelly Wilson   Is liturgical worship welcoming everyone to the table? In the last installment of the “Evangelical Shift” series, we talked about how liturgical worship connects people, how we believe that the presence of Christ is incarnate among us when we gather together, and how everyone is invited to drink from the same cup, both metaphorically and literally.   The modern-day Episcopal Church in the United States has progressive values, has dedicated itself to social justice issues for th...
Tags: England, Beyonce, Justice, Obama, NYC, Jay Z, New York City, Israel, Religion, Americas, US, America, United States, New York Times, Paris, Church Of England

10 Braiders To Follow For Fresh Protective Style Inspo

Protective styles are amazing for numerous reasons, this we know. When installed properly, they're good for the health of your hair, make your routine easier, and have deeply rooted cultural significance. It's easy to cruise down to any ol' shop and get a standard set of bra strap-length, 1b plaits... and there's nothing wrong with that. But isn't it refreshing to see a set of rainbow-colored braids with triangle parts? Or Fulani cornrows with intricate, hand-painted beads? Or box braids studde...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York City, Africa, Williams, Alicia Keys, Solange, Crowe, Fulani, Susy, Redway, Kari Williams, Jahmai, Marcia Hamilton, Susan Oludele, Jourdan Dunn Ruth Negga

Definitive Proof That Solange Is The Beauty Icon We Still Don't Deserve

Solange is a lot of things: daughter, mother, wife, singer, artist, actress, director. But on that list should be one more title: beauty icon. And with her 32nd birthday upon us, we figured it was time to celebrate the fact that, without Solange, we'd lose our will to try some of the most boundary-breaking looks... and we have photographic proof.Whether she's making a statement with a new hair color or avant-garde eyeshadow, the star is hitting the top of our lists for one reason: She has a loo...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Brooklyn, Solange, Scott Barbour Getty, Jamie McCarthy Getty, Jason Merritt Getty, David M Benett Dave Benett Getty, Peter White Getty, Jon Kopaloff, Mireya Acierto Getty, Mireya Acierto Getty Images Black, Hannah Turner Harts Patrick McMullan Getty

12 Celeb-Approved Protective Styles We'll Be Partying In All Summer

It's rare to find a pool party where people are actually, well, in the pool. Those fêtes are now reserved for showing off your killer new swimsuit or taking a camera roll's worth of Instagram selfies. Because who wants to get their hair wet after spending hours styling a twist-out or blowout? That's what we thought.Well, friends, protective style season is here... not that it ever really left. When it was cold, plenty of celebrities opted for box braids, twists, and cornrows to avoid wet stylin...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Gabrielle Union, Solange, Jourdan Dunn, Tessa Thompson, Pete Davidson, Lupita Nyong, Zoe Kravitz, Cynthia Erivo, Sophie Turner, Nia Long, Lacy Redway, Redway, Ruth Negga, Nikki Nelms

11 Celeb-Approved Protective Styles We'll Be Partying In All Summer

It's rare to find a pool party where people are actually, well, in the pool. Those fêtes are now reserved for showing off your killer new swimsuit or taking a camera roll's worth of Instagram selfies. Because who wants to get their hair wet after spending hours styling a twist-out or blowout? That's what we thought.Well, friends, protective style season is here... not that it ever really left. When it was cold, plenty of celebrities opted for box braids, twists, and cornrows to avoid wet stylin...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Gabrielle Union, Nicki Minaj, Solange, Jourdan Dunn, Lupita Nyong, Zoe Kravitz, Cynthia Erivo, Nia Long, Lacy Redway, Redway, Ruth Negga, Nikki Nelms, Jordyn Woods, Logan Browning