To a large extent, this year's SXSW Music Conference felt like an extension of the Interactive portion that preceded it; a brand-sponsored networking event with musical entertainment. It's not about the fans and press anymore, it's just not.
I know (only from reading People) that Kim Kardashian had a "near-death" experience in childbirth. The last thing she should care about is impressing us with how she got her "body" back, when the truth is -- she never lost it in the first place.
As a young, black male, I have endured the constant belittlement and disregard for men that look like myself on your TV screens and websites. Every time I see a male public figure of color speak about education, race, politics and society, they are labeled as giving a 'rant.'
Anna has declined, so far, to make Kim the face of Vogue, but perhaps with Kim and Kanye's planned nuptials in France coming up this summer, the time will be right for the reality star to land the coveted spot.
The album dropped just a few months after my mother had passed away, and a year after I'd broken up with a girl I'd been with for six and a half years. I took my cues from The College Dropout. I'm glad I did.
From Gwyneth Paltrow's secret wedding spot to a private island resort perfect for Brad and Angelina, herein are nine fairy-tale destinations made for lovin'.
Recently, I've been keeping a whitemaninmypocket. It's for protection of course,...
What's Kanye saying now? Kanye West is known for his ridiculous rants and raging conversations. What's Trending compiled some of the most hilarious ...
It's a new year, which traditionally means resolutions to embark on a diet of celery strands, spin class, and a distinct lack of your ex-lover. In pur...
Although the old way of marketing an album is still valid for emerging artists slowly building up an audience, the dragged-out promotional rollout for any pop star with millions of followers on social media seems silly, even counterintuitive.
2013 was quieter than usual on the blog, but not when it came to stories about race and relationships in the 21st century. Here are the interracial moments that caught my eye (and side-eye) the year.
"I'm not trying to sell my body. But, it's my body to sell if I did want to!" Touché.
One of my most diversified year-end lists yet -- rock, electronica, jamband, prog, pop, R&B. I didn't really think I'd even find 10 albums that could hold my attention start to finish. Here are my top 10s of favorite CDs and singles.
By putting himself in the crosshairs on nearly every issue, Kanye West did something few major artists did in 2013: He asked you to do the same.
Kanye West is a larger-than-life figure, a self-proclaimed god, and according to him, the biggest rockstar on the planet. Whether or not you agree ...
In a singles-oriented music landscape, it's easy to forget that these radio hits are part of a larger body of work. So who released the best albums of 2013? Here's a look at my top 10 picks for the year.