Erykah Badu, The Roots & More Headline Smokin' Grooves Fest 2018
Apr24

Erykah Badu, The Roots & More Headline Smokin' Grooves Fest 2018

After a 16-year hiatus, Smokin’ Grooves is back. The influential ‘90s-era tour will resume for one day in June and it boasts an all-star lineup of hip-hop and R&B acts. Music superstars Erykah Badu, the Roots, Miguel, Busta Rhymes, Jhené Aiko, Yasiin Bey, Thundercat, dvsn, NxWorries (Anderson. Paak + Knxwledge) and more are on the performer’s list. The Smokin' Grooves Tour was formed in the 1990s as...

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Janelle Monae Announces Tour Dates, Drops Video for 'I Like That'
Apr24

Janelle Monae Announces Tour Dates, Drops Video for 'I Like That'

Janelle Monáe has announced dates for her Dirty Computer tour. She also dropped off gorgeous new visuals for her latest release "I Like That." The 27-city tour kicks off June 11 in Seattle and wraps on August 4 in Atlanta, hitting Vancouver, Portland, Los Angeles, Denver, Minneapolis, and New York in the process. Dirty Computer drops on Friday, and will be accompanied by an "emotion...

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Mallrat and Mall Grab agree ‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop’ is the best movie ever
Apr23

Mallrat and Mall Grab agree ‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop’ is the best movie ever

B-Side is our latest news section breaking the stories you won’t read about anywhere else. Hard hitting news off the back of a truck that we published without fact checking. Two of Australia’s finest musical exports Mallrat and Mall Grab have shared a joint statement today expressing their love for the 2009 blockbuster hit ‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop’. The much loved film, starring none other than Kevin James from the...

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Beyonce Brings Out J Blavin, Slays Second Weekend at Coachella
Apr22

Beyonce Brings Out J Blavin, Slays Second Weekend at Coachella

After delivering a historic performance last weekend at Coachella, Beyoncé kicked it up a notch for her second weekend performance in the desert on Saturday night (April 21). According to Billboard, the R&B queen switched a few things up — mainly her wardrobe — but she also had few surprises up her sleeves as well. For her second performance, Beyoncé changed up her HBCU-inspired outfit, and instead rocked a magenta...

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Lost Boyz Gets Profiled on TV One's 'Unsung' [VIDEO]
Apr22

Lost Boyz Gets Profiled on TV One's 'Unsung' [VIDEO]

TV One’s Unsung is on a roll with their biographical look at some of the most revered rap collectives of the 1990s. Recently, they profiled the influential group Brand Nubian and next up are the legendary Jamaica, Queens (N.Y.) foursome Lost Boyz. The rap group consisted of lead MC Mr. Cheeks, the gruff-voiced adlibber the late Freaky Tah, partner-in-rhyme Pretty Lou and DJ Spigg Nice. Together, they crafted infectious party songs and...

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