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The 2018 Soul Train Music Awards will be a throwback to the ’90s—at least as far as its hosts are concerned.


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The 2018 American Music Awards went down at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Tuesday night and we’ve got the full list of artists who snagged themselves a trophy. Cardi B and Drake were leading the pack of nominees with eight nods each. Other artists up for American Music Awards include Beyonce and Jay-Z, Khalid, […]

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The nominations for the 2018 American Music Awards are in and it looks like Cardi B and Drake are leading the pack with eight nominations each. Kane Brown, Ella Mai, Normani and Bebe Rexha announced the long list of nominees that includes Beyonce and Jay-Z, Khalid, and Migos among others from YouTube Space Los Angeles […]

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  The 2018 BET Awards went down at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday and the entertainment industry’s biggest names were out in full effect for the big event. Jamie Foxx hosted the show with DJ Khaled earning six nominations and Kendrick Lamar  nabbing five nods. SZA and Migos weren’t far behind with […]

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It’s time for another installment of The Fashion Cafe and this week our style gurus, Johnny Wright and Ariana Soleil are serving up secrets on how to keep your hair hair healthy and fabulous all summer long. While we all look forward to pool parties, BBQs, concerts and vacations, the summer months also bring their […]

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BET has announced its awesome lineup of performers who will grace the stage at the BET Awards in June and it looks like we’re in for a major musical treat. Jamie Foxx will hostile show that will feature live performances from some of the music industry’s biggest names including Nicki Minaj, Janelle Moane, Migos, H.E.R. […]

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Here is #thedownload for May 21st. The British Royal Family got a brand new member when actress Meghan Markle married Prince Harry in a lavish and very Black wedding. Markle’s heritage was on display with Reverend Bishop Michael Curry; the talented teen cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason; and a South East London gospel choir which sang “Stand […]

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The 2018 Billboard Music Awards went down on Sunday in Las Vegas and Kendrick Lamar tied with Ed Sheeran for the most wins of the night. The “Be Humble.” rapper didn’t attend the annual event but managed to nab trophies in six of the fifteen categories he was nominated in including Top Billboard 200 Album, Top […]

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  BET just announced the nominees for the upcoming 2018 BET Awards, and we can’t wait to see who will reign supreme this year. DJ Khaled leads the pack with six nominations, and Kendrick Lamar racked up five nods. Close behind are Migos and SZA with four nominations each. Several of our favorite ladies nabbed […]

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The nominees for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards were just announced and Kendrick Lamar and Bruno Mars are leading the pack with 15 nominations each. It has clearly been a good year for urban music, considering it dominated nominations in 57 categories that highlight the year’s most successful artists. Lamar and Mars will go head-to-head […]

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If there’s one thing we’ve learned about SZA the past few months, it’s how supportive her family is, especially her parents. Last month, a video of her father tearing up while listening to her music went viral. Now, the ‘Broken Clocks’ singer’s mother is the one trending on Twitter. Life coaching Tuesday, SZA shared a […]

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There’s nothing quite like making a parent weep with pride, and this week R&B it-girl SZA got to share that special moment with the world. Monday, one of the singer’s fans posted a video of her father, Abdul Mubarak-Rowe, singing along to Broken Clocks from his car, while rocking a white “CTRL The Tour” baseball cap. […]

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Kendrick Lamar may be in a bit of legal trouble after the release of his music video for “All The Stars” from the Black Panther soundtrack. In “All The Stars,” Lamar joins forces with R&B “it” girl, SZA. The Dave Meyers directed video is not only gorgeous to behold but has the added bonus of featuring […]

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Happy Wednesday Grio Fam! We’ve got a video recap of your top trending stories for today. Early on Tuesday morning, Black Lives Matter activist Muhiyidin d’Baha was shot and killed in New Orleans. Police department spokesman Beau Tidwell told The Advocate  that d’Baha had been found around 1:25 a.m. He had apparently been shot in the leg while riding his bicycle. Although d’Baha […]

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There’s much so much take away from the 60th Annual Grammy Awards. Here are the most obvious elephants in the room. Kendrick Lamar’s run continues. We said it before, but Lamar’s DAMN. good year has no end in sight. He started Sunday night’s Grammys off via one of the best (Dave Chapelle) intros in recent […]

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The 60th Annual Grammy Awards went down at NYC’s Madison Square Garden on Sunday night and the star-studded event brought tears, cheers, and several politically charged moments from some of music’s biggest names. Even though a few of our faves failed to bring home trophies, there were plenty of mesmerizing moments that had us on […]

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This year’s Grammy Awards was full of highs and lows and a couple artists racked up while others were arguably snubbed. Almost as important as who won is who didn’t win. Namely, Jay-Z. The mogul was nominated for eight awards for 4:44 but went home empty handed. Childish Gambino went in to the night with […]

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PJ Morton is a man of many talents. The 36-year-old New Orleans native is not only a Grammy-winning songwriter, but also an accomplished producer, author, and has been a member of Maroon 5 since 2012. Morton has already won a Grammy for songwriting and production on India. Arie’s, Interested (which he won while he was […]

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Anthony Hamilton has been an important voice on the R&B scene ever since his 1996 debut, XTC, introduced his unique sound to the world. In 2003, his album Coming From Where I’m From, earned him three Grammy nominations and proved he was here to stay. Since then, he has developed a knack for maintaining his own signature […]

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Coachella just unveiled its 2018 lineup and folks are shocked about all the color coming to the desert this Spring...

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SZA has been making big moves in the music industry all year and her efforts have not gone unnoticed...

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Jay-Z is back, and Kendrick Lamar is still here. The two titans of hip-hop — a 47-year-old wordsmith from Brooklyn, New York, and a 30-year-old grittily socially conscious MC from Compton, California — are the two artists to beat among the list of nominations, announced Tuesday, for January 2018’s 60th Annual Grammy Awards. Hov earned […]

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