Music, Television, and Film Drops Look Promising in 2018 We have finally neared the end of another decade in 2018. The next two years will send us off into the 2020’s with a bang. What will the world of media and entertainment look like? We will have a world without Olivia Pope, a more matured Issa Rae, Blue Ivy’s preteen years, Migos’ fourth, fifth and … Continue reading Nine Releases to Lookout for in 2018
In recent weeks, I have opened the YouTube app on my iPhone each week just to watch DeStorm Power’s “Caught,” an R&B web dramedy. Similar to R. Kelly’s “Trapped In the Closet,” which the artist released from 2005-2012, DeStorm’s “Caught” begins with an intense brawl when DeStorm’s girlfriend, played by fellow YouTube personality JaNina catches him with his side chick. Throughout each one minute episode, … Continue reading We Don’t Need R. Kelly’s “Trapped In the Closet,” We Have DeStorm’s “Caught”
Keke Palmer unveils herself as in her new visual EP Lauren, premiering exclusively with Billboard today. “Of course, I’m not my characters and so for my EP, I felt like because this is them getting to see it through the true me, where I’m coming from and how I’m feeling, I feel like it was perfect to title it my birth name Lauren,” the 23-year-old … Continue reading Keke Palmer Introduces ‘Lauren’ in the Visual EP
Recently, I began my internship at Wisconsin Public Radio for the summer. Then, this summer it occurred to me that I rarely listen to public radio until I found 2 Dope Queens hosted by two black women. The stand-up comedy series features The Daily Show’s senior correspondent Jessica Williams and comedian Phoebe Robinson. The WNYC Podcast features a diverse array of comedians who are friends … Continue reading WNYC’s ‘2 Dope Queens’ is a hit!