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Lauryn Hill To Release New Song on “Queen & Slim” Soundtrack

The soundtrack for Queen & Slim, the feature-length directorial debut of “Formation” music video director Melina Matsoukas, has been announced and it features new music by R&B legend Ms. Lauryn Hill. It will also include tracks by Blood Orange (who composed the film’s score), Megan Thee Stallion, Lil Baby, Vince Staples feat. 6lack X Mereba, Tiana Major...

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Watch: Lupita Nyong’o Freestyle on “The Tonight Show, Starring Jimmy Fallon”

Lupita Nyong’o appeared on The Tonight Show, Starring Jimmy Fallon on Monday where she flexed her rap skills as her alter-ego Troublemaker. The segment opened with host Jimmy Fallon noting that Nyong’o is referenced in Beyonce’s song “Brown Skin Girl” and Jay-Z’s “We Made It.” “I love the Carters and they seem to love me....

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Wizkid Drops New Music Video For Single ‘Joro’

Just in time for Nigerian Independence Day, Wizkid returns with a music video for his new single, “Joro.” The new track written and produced by Northboi has the Nigerian superstar delivering mesmerizing lyrics as he and actress/dancer Georgia Curtis dance across candle-lit rooms, hair salons and the streets of Lagos. “Joro” premiered on Ebro‘s Apple Music...

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Watch: Alicia Keys New Single “Show Me Love” Featuring Miguel, Zoe Saldana

Alicia Keys and Miguel have teamed up for their second collaboration in “Show Me Love,” a slow-burning, artistic creation directed by Cara Stricker. The video stars Keys and Miguel alongside Michael B. Jordan, Zoe Saldana, and Saldana’s husband Marco Perego. This is the second time Keys and Miguel have appeared on a track together, pairing...

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Watch: Trailer For Wale’s New Studio Album “Wow…That’s Crazy”

Nigerian-American rapper, Wale, took to social media on Monday to announce that he’ll be dropping his sixth studio album “Wow…That’s Crazy” this fall. The album announcement comes on the heels of three singles the artist released earlier this year including “Gemini (2 sides)”, “On Chill” with Jeremih, and “Black Girl Magic” which arrived in late August. It’s been almost...

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Osei Bonsu Named Curator of International Art at London’s Tate Modern

Yesterday, the Tate Modern Museum in London announced new appointments to its curatorial team, naming Osei Bonsu the International Art Curator for its African department. Also named were Nabila Abdel Nabi (Middle East and North Africa),  and Devika Singh (South Asia). Bonsu is a British-Ghanaian art curator and historian based in London known for his projects exploring...

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Watch: The New Trailer For “Just Mercy,” Starring Michael B. Jordan

Before Destin Daniel Cretton enters the Marvel Cinematic Universe with the much-anticipated Shang-Chi, the Short Term 12 director is releasing in partnership with Warner Bros. the Michael B. Jordan starring drama  Just Mercy. Based on a true story, Just Mercy, which features  Jamie Foxx and Brie Larson, tells the tale of Bryan Stevenson (Jordan) who graduates from Harvard Law...

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