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Beyoncé & Kendrick’s opening Freedom

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 27, 2016 14:04:04 June 27, 2016 14:04:04
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Kevin Winter/ Paras Griffin/ BET/ Getty Images

Beyoncé was not announced to perform at the BET Awards last night. As we’ve seen, surprise is her thing. And the song she chose to surprise with to open the show was Freedom. If you’ve been to the Formation tour, you know this performance. It comes near the end and takes place at the end of the Beyoncé runway, in a water pit where B and her dancers thrash around to tight choreography, one of the most exhilarating moments of a two hour spectacle full of exhilarating moments. Full Story

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Kendrick Lamar: Grammys best performance

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 16, 2016 16:26:46 February 16, 2016 16:26:46
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Lester Cohen/ Larry Busacca/ Kevin Mazur/ Jeff Kravitz/ Kevork Djansezian/ Kevin Winter/ Getty Images

As Duana just mentioned in the previous post about Hamilton – and yes, Duana, you are right about Hamilton, but does that mean she has to text me, literally, EVERY SINGLE DAY, like, 8 times about it? – the back-to-back Hamilton-Kendrick Lamar pieces last night during the Grammys was glorious evidence that the same stories can be told in different ways and that new stories need to be told in as many ways as possible, despite institutional insistence that these stories be contained in one category, separate and safe, so as not to disrupt the status quo. Full Story

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Monday, August 10, 2015

Dear Gossips,

The Taylor Swift Friend Collection seemed to be on pause for a couple of weeks. Or at least it was a lot less spectacular. She came back hard this weekend in Seattle though. Fetty Wap joined her on stage because you know, YOU KNOW, she thinks she’s the ultimate Trap Queen.  Read Full Intro

Taylor Swift’s ultimate get

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 11, 2015 14:33:24 May 11, 2015 14:33:24
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Wenn, Kevin Winter/ Getty Images

After kicking off the 1989 tour in Tokyo last week, Taylor Swift was back in LA this weekend. On Saturday she was seen at Wango Tango, dancing and cheering during her boyfriend Calvin Harris’s set. Yesterday she was out on a hike with Gigi Hadid. Gigi is one of the many Friends Of Taylor (FOT) featured in the upcoming Bad Blood video that will premiere at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday. Full Story

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“You are now about to witness…”

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 10, 2015 16:55:26 February 10, 2015 16:55:26

There was a distraction from the Grammys on Sunday. It distracted me for almost half an hour. Twitter too, it seems, because it was trending for a while… A red band trailer for Straight Outta Compton was released. Have you seen it yet? It opens with Dre and Ice Cube returning home, talking about what it was like, then, and featuring some of the current faces of hip-hop, like The Game and an adorable Kendrick Lamar, talking about how NWA influenced their careers, their lives, the business. Full Story