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Drake’s biggest week

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 2, 2016 12:12:07 May 2, 2016 12:12:07
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Drake’s new album, Views, dropped on Friday and reportedly sold 630,000 units in its first day exclusively on iTunes. They’re projecting as low as 800,000 for a full week and, possibly, as high as over a million. Full Story

Kelly Rowland won’t talk about Lemonade

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at April 28, 2016 14:43:37 April 28, 2016 14:43:37
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We’ve been obsessing over Lemonade all week. Lainey has written about it every day. We won’t stop obsessing. Its importance is not up for debate. I might go back to school just to take all the classes that will inevitably be taught on Lemonade. Anyway, a local morning show in Chicago Full Story

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“Boycott Beyoncé”

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 28, 2016 14:14:36 April 28, 2016 14:14:36
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She performed Formation at the Super Bowl and they tried to be mad about it by organising a protest at NFL headquarters. The only people who showed up were members of the BeyHive ready to protest the protestors. And there was some talk of a police boycott? This is what Beyoncé thinks of the boycott: Beyoncé is selling BOYCOTT BEYONCÉ t-shirts as tour merch 😂 pic.twitter.com/zjD3HcV7XG Full Story

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Lemonade: Beyoncé’s Black Feminist Declaration

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at April 25, 2016 13:31:35 April 25, 2016 13:31:35

It is important that the word ‘black’ is in this headline. A few outlets have omitted that word from the bolded titles of their respective Lemonade reviews. They’ve focused on the visual album’s Southern Gothic influences, the fashion, and Becky. Yes, all of those things are worthy of note but above all else, Lemonade is a love letter to black women. Full Story

Rihanna’s Revenge Fantasies

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at April 21, 2016 14:32:17 April 21, 2016 14:32:17

Rihanna’s nipples are not the most interesting things about her new music video for Needed Me. Sure, they look great and yes, the video does open with them in all of their glory but when it closes with Ri shooting a man in the face for no apparent reason and getting away in a neon-lit boat while we watch the guy bleed out, the nipples become sort of an afterthought. Full Story

Taylor Swift’s 73 Questions

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 19, 2016 15:36:27 April 19, 2016 15:36:27

As you know, Taylor Swift covers the May 2016 issue of VOGUE ahead of the MET Gala in a couple of weeks. She also participated in the magazine’s online 73 Questions feature. As we’ve seen from previous participants, this is highly rehearsed. They have time to figure out their answers. Some answer them more fake-spontaneously than others. Full Story