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EDGE Music: Beyonce Joins Solange At...

Coachella continued yesterday with more performances and they all seemed to move the crowd much better than the long awaited Outkast reunion. Soul sista #1, Solange Knowles, was keeping things funky on the stage when she was joined by her superstar big sis, Beyonce. The duo both looked adorable with Queen Bey rocking a Top Shop skirt and shirt combo… Continue »
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Music News: Nas and Michael Eric Dyson...

On the heels of the 20th anniversary, (damn, man), of Nas’ prolific Illmatic album, the rap King is talking about the state of hip-hop in today’s world. Nas and famed author/speaker, Michael Eric Dyson, spoke live at Georgetown University‘s Gaston Hall on March 27th. The one-hour discussion covered the profound effect Nas’ first album had on the game and where… Continue »
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EDGE Throwback: Brandy and Whitney...

by: iman n. milner   There’s literally not a day that goes by where I don’t listen to a song from either Whitney Houston or Brandy. These women have two of the greatest voices of all-time and the role models they were to Black girls is unparalleled. Cinderella premiered in 1997 with Brandy in the lead role and Whitney Houston as her… Continue »
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EDGE Music: That Queen Beyonce Reign...

I will make my best art and just put it out. And that’s why it’s out today. Beyonce has made sure that we didn’t forget that she ran 2013. From the Superbowl to her HBO Documentary, Life Is But A Dream, to the success of the Mrs. Carter Show…Queen Bey is seated on her throne and she has shown no signs of… Continue »
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EDGE Music: Sway Speaks Out About Kanye...

  By now, unless you live under a rock, you’ve seen or heard about Kanye’s irrational and irate behavior on Sway In The Morning with legendary reporter, Sway. It was a breaking point for many as Kanye West’s ego seems to have hit an all-time high and his rants are starting to get more and more questionable. Many applauded Sway for his… Continue »
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EDGE New Visuals: Tamar Braxton...

by: iman n. milner Hot on the heels of her win at the Soul Train Music Awards and her inspiring speech about her relentless drive to be where she is now, Tamar Braxton has released two new videos. One for one of our favorite tracks from her album Love And War and the other a track from her Christmas album, Winter Loversland. The… Continue »
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EDGE Style: Popular Demand and...

Los Angeles-based clothing brand Popular Demand announced a unique collaboration yesterday with famed L.A. landmark Roscoe’s Chicken & Waffles that includes the creation of a special limited-edition capsule collection. Only 100 sets of this one-of-a-kind collection have been produced. The box includes three complimentary pieces: a unique Popular Demand Waffle Flag t-shirt, the Roscoe’s x Popular Demand leather brim snapback… Continue »
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EDGE TV: Amber Riley Wins...

If you’re a Glee fan you know that Amber Riley is the, most times, overlooked and underused vocal powerhouse character, Mercedes, whose diva personality combined with curvaceous figure has been a favorite amongst TV watchers for the last few years. Months ago when it was announced that she’d be competing for the mirror ball on Dancing With The Stars some… Continue »
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EDGE New Music: Brandy “Not Going...

by: iman n. milner BRANDDDDYYY! Everyone who knows me knows that I am a Brandy STAN. Her voice is truly iconic and, let’s face it, she was every young Black girl’s dream in the 90s. After moderate success with her TwoEleven album, Brandy seems to be gearing up to drop some new flavor on us and I have a first-class ticket to… Continue »
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EDGE Music: Nas Talks Turning 40, The...

The Virgo member of the ‘I-Never-Age-At-All’ crew, Nas, recently turned 40 years old and last week he caught up with Talk Stoop for an interview about how his career, life and love for hip-hop has transformed over the last few decades.  Today its lost integrity, its lost its meaning, its love. Which is why I made a Hip Hop Is Dead album…. Continue »