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Meshell Ndegeocello

The Best Singles of the 1990s That Missed the Top 50, Part 1

Xaque Gruber | Posted 10.29.2014 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

Today, many of these tracks have fallen into obscurity, but they deserve another listen, as they still sound incredible. In alphabetical order, here are my picks for the 90's best singles that missed the Top 50 (with accompanying video links).

Meshell Ndegeocello, a Master of Her Craft and Destiny

Diriye Osman | Posted 10.15.2014 | Entertainment
Diriye Osman

Whether it's publically acknowledged or not, Meshell Ndegeocello's sound is everywhere.

The Magic Of Meshell Ndegeocello

Diriye Osman | Posted 07.14.2014 | Entertainment
Diriye Osman

It's fair to say that, in our age of digitized apathy and carefully-curated online inertia, you can add singer-songwriter and bassist Meshell Ndegeocello to that long line of creative polymaths who have not only injected vital energy into the culture but repeatedly spoken truth to power.

WATCH: Meshell Ndegeocello Talks New Album

The Boombox | Posted 02.20.2014 | Black Voices

Meshell Ndegeocello’s approach to music and life is equal parts defiance and surrender. Her music defies categorization, never fitting neatly int...

Weeklings: Gay Men, Pick a Celebrity Lesbian Wife! (VIDEO)

Louis Virtel | Posted 08.21.2013 | Gay Voices
Louis Virtel

This week, Archibshop Oscar Cruz of the Philippines said he has no problem with gay men marrying lesbians, because, as he put it, "[t]he anatomy is there." I think this idea is kind of awesome, so in this edition of Weeklings!, I pick the best celebrity lesbian brides for myself.

Happy Birthday, Nina Simone!

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 02.23.2013 | Arts

Today is the birthday of Eunice Kathleen Waymon, better known as the high-priestess of soul, Nina Simone. The great American crooner, a broad-ranging ...

Meshell Ndegeocello On Nina Simone, 'The Hustle,' And Why She Loves Chicago

Posted 09.08.2012 | Chicago

Story by Karen Hawkins, courtesy of Rebellious Magazine: Meshell Ndegeocello won’t say what she’s cooking. A few minutes into our interview,...

People Get Ready: Celebrating Curtis Mayfield's 70th BIrthday!

Christopher Atamian | Posted 09.24.2012 | Arts
Christopher Atamian

Throughout the night, audience members swayed to the music, sang along with the performers and stood up in homage to this incredible prophet of funk. People Get Ready, indeed.

LOOK: Parliament Funkadelic's George Clinton Sheds His Dreads

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.28.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The National Mall was visited by one of the funkiest performers from the American canon Wednesday night. George Clinton and Parliament F...

Voice To Voice: Meshell Ndegeocello And Toshi Reagon Discuss Civil Rights, A Modern Day Civil War, And More

Posted 02.14.2012 | Gay Voices

Our Voice To Voice conversation series began in January with a collection of interviews between LGBT authors discussing their work, queer life and som...

John Mayer & Martin Guitar: Chats With Chris Martin & Fred Greene, Plus Chatting With Alyssa Graham (Video Exclusives)

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.25.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Here Fred Greene goes into Martin's new John Mayer Signature Guitar and explains what it is that separates it from all others.

Peace Go With You, Brother:
Meshell Ndegeocello Pays Tribute To Gil Scott-Heron

Posted 10.05.2011 | Home

Meshell Ndegeocello sounds relaxed on Friday afternoon as she drives down to New York City to perform at the Blue Note tonight and Saturday night. ...

HuffPost Reviews: Alice In Chains, Rosanne Cash, Kiss, and more, plus a Brandi Carlile Interview, and This Week's New Albums

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

With Layne Staley's death, Alice In Chains was all but done. But fourteen years later, here we are with something that sounds a lot like what the group would have had they returned to the studio a couple years later.