Suicide Lifeline Says Logic’s “1-800-273-8255” Has Helped To Save Lives
Logic dropped “1-800-273-8255” back in April as the third single from his album Everybody. Since then, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline has noted how big of an impact the song has had. The most important song I've ever wrote… pic.twitter.com/Lmfu9BnF31 — Bobby Tarantino (@Logic301) July 12, 2017 The Lifeline... Read more
Tom Holland and Zendaya Perform ‘Umbella’, ‘24K Magic’ on Lip Sync Battle
The stars of Spider-Man: Homecoming are good for more than just web slinging. Zendaya and Tom Holland competed against each other on a recent episode of Lip Sync Battle, airing back in May. The competition, however, has only just now made it online. Zendaya appears first in the clip,... Read more
Miley Cyrus and Converse Team Up For ‘Pride Collection’
Miley Cyrus and Converse are teaming up in honor of Pride Month to create and promote their new Converse Pride Collection. Converse created 22 new designs for their famed Chuck Taylors All-Star model, all with theme and motto “YES TO ALL” in support of LGBTQ+ youth. On their website,... Read more
John Legend Is One Emmy Away from EGOT Status After Winning Tony Award Last Night
As co-producer of Jitney, John Legend was awarded a Tony Award last night (June 11). Jitney won Best Revival of a Play. #Jitney wins 2017 @TheTonyAwards for #BestRevival of a Play @MTC_NYChttps://t.co/vJVDsQowpb pic.twitter.com/wFyH6ZIn8V — BroadwayWorld (@BroadwayWorld) June 12, 2017 With this award, Legend is now only an Emmy away... Read more
‘Sesame Street’ Parodies ‘Orange Is The New Black’ in New Clip
The latest installment in a series of Sesame Street parodies comes in the form of “Orange Is The New Snack”, a play on the Netflix series Orange is the New Black. This clip follows a series of G-rated renditions of adult shows created by Sesame Street, including parodies of... Read more
YouTuber Jake Paul Briefly Takes No. 2 Spot on iTunes
YouTuber Jake Paul briefly hit the No. 2 spot on iTunes with his single “It’s Everyday Bro.” The song currently has almost 20 million views on YouTube. Paul promoted the song on Twitter to his fans, hoping that it could reach No. 1. The actor also called out rapper... Read more
Donald Glover Finally Makes it Into A Spiderman Movie With New ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Trailer
Fans have been pushing for Donald Glover to portray Spiderman in a film since he tweeted interest back in 2010: “You guys. Let’s make this happen. #donald4spiderman” Now with the latest trailer for Spider-Man: Homecoming, it looks like fans’ wishes could finally become a reality. The trailer shows Glover,... Read more
Harvard Student Graduates With Honors By Submitting School’s First Ever Rap Thesis
Obasi Shaw is the first student at Harvard University to submit a rap album for a thesis, and he just graduated with Honors. Obasi Shaw '17 submitted Harvard's first rap thesis, "Liminal Minds," which combines elements of Middle English poetry with issues of racial identity in America. “... Read more
High School Student’s Painting of Kendrick Lamar Will Be Shown in U.S. Capitol Building
Every year, a nationwide high school visual art competition is sponsored by the Congressional Institute. This year’s winner is Tiona Cordova, who painted a portrait of Kendrick Lamar titled “Utmost Appreciation.” The painting will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol Building for one year. Colorado congressman Scott Tipton congratulated... Read more
Nicki Minaj, Future and Ashley Graham Wore Custom H&M at The Met Gala
H&M designed custom looks for Nicki Minaj, Future, Ashley Graham, Joe Jonas, Jourdan Dunn, Sasha Lane and Stella Maxwell for the 2017 Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit. Inspired by this year’s Costume Institute exhibition Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between, the H&M design team created... Read more