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Watch: Serena Williams Remakes ’7/11′ Video

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By diamond 4:07 pm March 25, 2015 Serena Williams rendition of Beyoncé’s “7/11″ video is the best thing on the internet today. Take a look below: Photo: Vogue/Screenshot

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#Flawless: Leaked Beyoncé Photos Spark Debate On Shaming

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By diamond 2:13 pm February 19, 2015 From Telegraph: Unretouched images of the Queen of Pop have been leaked. Fan site The Beyoncé World has published photos they claimed were from Beyoncé’s 2013 L’Oreal ad campaign and show the singer with wearing her natural skin. Cue tweets from fans about how the singer looks #flawless no matter […]

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Un/Classically Beautiful: The Problem with the 2015 Grammy Awards’ Selma “Tribute”

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By diamond 10:15 am February 9, 2015 By Erika Dickerson While we were waist-deep in circular (yet necessary) conversations about Iggy Azalea’s Grammy Award nomination for Best Rap Album, her “blaccent,” and appropriation of Black music and culture at-large, the Grammy Awards were undermining Blk women in another way: the “tribute” performance for Ava DuVernay’s Selma. […]

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Flawless: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Nominated For Grammy

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By diamond 12:00 am February 6, 2015 Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the award winning Nigerian author, has been nominated for a Grammy. The award nod comes from her credit on the song “Flawless” on Beyoncé’s self-titled album. The song contains a sample of Adichie’s ‘We Should All Be Feminists’ TEDxEuston speech. Watch Beyoncé discuss Adichie’s influence on the making of “Flawless” […]

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Mike Huckabee is a hating hater and needs to leave Beyoncé alone.

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By diamond 5:00 pm January 16, 2015 If there’s one thing that people who haven’t been living under a rock know, it’s to never, ever come for the Beyoncé. It is a loosing battle. You will not win. But Mike Huckabee didn’t get this message. Huckabee is upset that Barack Obama allows his daughters to […]

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Petition calls for Jay Z & Beyoncé to comb Blue Ivy’s hair

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:22 am June 12, 2014 Ever since she was born, Blue Ivy has been in the spotlight. It’s a no-brainer when you have Jay Z and Beyoncé for parents. But the narrative has primarily revolved around the child’s hair. So much to the point where a Change.org petition was created to get […]

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Lay off of Blue Ivy’s hair!

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:00 am June 10, 2014   The following piece originally appeared on Jet.com. It was written by Krishana Davis and appeared under the title of “Leave Blue Ivy’s Hair Alone!” By: Krishana Davis In the past three or four years as natural hair has become more mainstream—kinky curls are popping up on […]

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Beyoncé class in session at Rutgers University

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:02 am May 29, 2014 Students at Rutgers University are now earning college credit while studying Beyoncé. The course, “Feminist Perspectives: Politicizing Beyoncé,” is available to students for the summer semester. The class is part of the Department of Women’s and Gender Studies curriculum. 

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After releasing trailer, Beyoncé, Jay Z Under Pressure to Make ‘Run’ Movie

By BYP @blackyouthproj 12:14 pm May 20, 2014 To promote their “On the Run” tour, Beyoncé and Jay Z released a trailer featuring A-list stars called “Run” on Saturday. Now, an online petition has surfaced on change.org in protest of the duo’s claim that the trailer will not be a movie. 

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Jay Z, Solange & Beyoncé issue statement on elevator incident

By BYP @blackyouthproj 9:21 am May 16, 2014 Jay Z, Beyoncé and Solange finally broke their silence about leaked footage that shows Solange attacking Jay Z in an elevator on May 5. In an exclusive statement to the Associated Press on Thursday, the trio said “families have problems and we’re no different.” The stars also […]

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