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“The only way you are really ever going to be truly content is if you are constantly evolving,” says Kelis in Essence magazine. And she knows a bit about evolution, first hitting our radar in the early aughts as a genre-defying singer-songwriter, and evolving in the years since into a chef, cookbook author and farmer.


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Custody Battle, Entertainment, Hip Hop, Kelis, Nas, News -

Nas posted seven lengthy Instagram posts responding to his ex-wife Kelis and her allegations of physical, emotional, and financial abuse.

The post Nas to ex-wife Kelis: ‘You made up stories about me and claimed I did things that you did’ appeared first on theGrio.

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G.O.O.D. Music, Hip-Hop, Kanye West, Kelis, Kelis Rogers, Kid Cudi, Music, Pusha T, Rap, Teyana Taylor, Whitney Houston -

I have edited myself for nine years and I woke up this morning and said, ‘Not today.’ I remember so clearly when the pictures came out with that whole thing that happened with [Rihanna] and Chris Brown. — Kelis Rogers There are, unfortunately, two factors that determine how intently society as a whole holds a […]

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Bill Cosby, Culture, Kanye West, Kelis, Nas, R. Kelly, Social Media -

The good ol’ U.S.A. loves itself some celebrity drama because we’re the country that places so much value on it. And now we living in a society that never goes dark. Tweets, updates, IG captions, investigative reports, social videos, headlines, notifications, group chat gifs pop through our screens so relentlessly … very few stories even […]

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Custody, Entertainment, Kelis, Knight Jones, Nas, News -

Not only is it getting nasty between the two, but their legal representatives are now making even more personal.

The post Custody battle between Nas and Kelis heats up and things do not look pretty appeared first on theGrio.

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Black Chefs, Chef, Entertainment, Farm, Kelis, Nas, The Founder Hour -

Kelis is known for bringing the boys to the yard, but now she has them coming to her farm as well.  The “Bossy” singer and passionate chef reportedly announced in a podcast that she has bought a farm in order to take her passion for food and culinary brand to the next level. “In this […]

The post Kelis just bought a farm to take her food empire to the next level appeared first on theGrio.

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Cover Stories, Kelis, Music, Nas -

Love is the most lethal drug available. Although technically free, indulging is a high-risk, high-reward gamble. It propels you to a euphoric peak, then pushes you from the top of that mountain when it’s over. But the fall doesn’t kill you. You survive to endure the pain. Epiphanies about the laws of attraction arise during […]

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Bye Baby, Divorce, Entertainment, Hip Hop, Kelis, Life Is Good, Music, Nas -

Just a little over a week before Nas drops his tenth studio album, Life is Good, he's released the track 'Bye Baby'...

The post Nas raps about lost love on 'Bye Baby' appeared first on theGrio.

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Angela Simmons, Celebrity, Entertainment, Financial Planning, Kelis, Lauryn Hill, Lil Kim, Money, Opinion, Ron Isley, Tax Evasion, Taxes, Vanessa Simmons, Wesley Snipes -

OPINION - Unfortunately (and perhaps to a conspiracy theorist, by no coincidence at all) black celebrities comprise some of the most frequent examples of tax evasion...

The post From Lauryn Hill to Wesley Snipes: Why do black celebs have trouble paying their taxes? appeared first on theGrio.

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Break Up, Divorce, Entertainment, Kelis, Marriage, Nas, Rapper, wedding dress -

Kelis recently shared her thoughts about her marriage and divorce to rapper and ex-husband Nas...

The post Kelis speaks out about Nas' wedding dress album cover appeared first on theGrio.

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