Sam Sanders, host of NPR’s It’s Been A Minute, talks with comedian Eric Andre about making a prank movie while Black, pranking mostly people of color, and how it differs from, say, Johnny Knoxville.
Chinese director Zhang Yimou tells an epic tale of subterfuge and spies in Cliff Walkers. And in the Scottish dramedy Limbo, a young musician is stranded in a starkly beautiful no-man’s-land.
Winslet stars in the new HBO series, Mare of Easttown. She spoke to Fresh Air in 2020 about her breakout turn in Titanic when she was in her 20s. “I was learning on the fly,” she says.
A priest loses his faith. A woman breaks the heel of her shoe. A couple visits their child’s grave. Life unfolds as a series of stylized, bone-dry comic sketches in Roy Andersson’s sublime new film.
Tyler Perry’s acceptance of a special Oscar for humanitarian work reveals his complicated legacy as a filmmaker, who is credited for uplifting Black people while stereotyping and profiting from them.
A very funny machine uprising forces an estranged daughter (Abbi Jacobson) and father (Danny McBride) to save the world — and rebuild their relationship.
For years, Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane has been widely viewed as the greatest film ever made. But now an 80-year-old negative review has resurfaced, bringing its Rotten Tomatoes score down from 100%.
A CD set from Mosaic, full of singles and albums made between ’46 and ’66, confirms the variety of Armstrong’s studio sides — and shows how much work went into making them sound casual.
[Verse 1: Shelley FKA DRAM] Girl, if I did this song with you That means I enable you I’d be forced to get along with you ‘Cause I wanna be enabled too And if you gave me all your love That means you enable me But, baby girl, I’m far from dumb Somehow I must return the fee [Pre-Chorus: […]
Master P secures a $2.5 million basketball deal for his son. After being drafted to the NBA and going on to a successful rap career, Master P has been in the business of making money for a long time, and now he is passing down the wisdom he has acquired from years of hustling to […]
Unleash the force of war The urge for blood is strong There is no return For this forsaken world Trophies of dismembered flesh Vast collection of bones Acrid stench of death Fills the endless void Fueled by pure rage In the wasteland til my dying day Never conquered In the wasteland, you will be free! […]
Pop star Justin Bieber is once again being called out for cultural appropriation. This comes after the singer debuted a controversial new look over the weekend. Justin Bieber took to Instagram to post a series of images alongside his wife Hailey on Sunday as the couple enjoyed a vacation. It wasn’t long before fans noticed […]
Rapper Blueface found himself defending his latest project, a reality series after several persons accused him of human trafficking and running a cult. The criticism can’t after a video posted by Blueface began to make the rounds on social media. The video, which was filmed by the rapper, shows several women in a house sleeping […]
Jada Kingdom is back on the scene as she proves that nothing can stop her, including a lawsuit or any other adversity. The young deejay delivered a sexy performance in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Saturday night to raving crowds as she delivered her bangers “Heavy,” “Win,” and “Shake” – her song with her and Skillibeng. Jada […]
Despite Kanye West‘s silence over the past few weeks allegedly stemming from the trauma of his ongoing divorce, the rapper and fashion designer is still breaking records. West’s latest fashion development, his Nike Air Yeezy 1s sneakers, are officially the most expensive sneakers ever sold. In a private sale, the sample was sold for a […]
The hip hop community was shocked in June 2020, when Chief Keef’s artist Tray Savage was brutally gunned down. The artist’s life, who was 26-years-old, was brought to an unfortunate end, leaving his family, friends, and fans in mourning. According to reports, Savage was killed on the 8100 block of South Evans Avenue in the […]
Now, you step to the left, baby You step to the right, now Do the Boomerang, now Do the all new thing, now Get yourself together, now Get on and soul, now Dance like you never danced Woo! Get down on your knees, now Baby, do the Sweet Pea, now Step to the left, now […]
Rich The Kid and Jay Critch team up with Skillibeng to show who is a “Real Boss.” The song, which was released on Monday, April 26, confirms the speculation of fans who were questioning the rapper’s intentions when they entered Jamaican waters just over a week ago. Rich The Kid had posted a video on […]
You say there’s nothin’ wrong With the lessons that you’re learnin’ The school of the streets You’ll kick next year Skateboardin’ Hollywood and Vine Yeah You’re a spaced out face in a crowd You’re 17 and shootin’ The cars slow down to check you out And your tattered freak flag flies For sale, your habit […]
Better off without you, yeah I’m better off without you and I hope you came around, too Tell me I’ve made a bad move Usually hits you up around two Now I’m wishing they’re down, too Thinking I’ma break through Never thought that I could make through But I’m feeling like I’m brand new Better […]
La la la la la la la la la La la la la la la la la I can’t really hear what you’re saying I got my head stuck in the clouds Away from all the pain I’m laying In a bath full of bubble salt Million miles away from you Million miles away from […]
Do you wanna know where the lights are leading? Oh, I wish I knew Oh, oh Do you wanna go where the dance fills my mind? I can show you, Oh, oh Cause lately I, I, I, I, I, I, I I’m living on the darker side When we’re sitting, Always picks a fight I […]
If you want a heart of sympathy Then pray to God to help you, please See the world that Jesus sees Yeah But be careful what you ask Him for Cause if you’re gonna open up that door There’s no going back to before Cause once you see a mother who can’t feed The baby […]
We’ve talked about the ratings and who won what — but did the Oscars telecast work as good TV? Oscars producers made some unusual choices this year. We break down the good, the bad and the ugly.
The Academy Award made history Sunday night: The first woman of color won an Oscar for best director, and the first Korean won an Oscar for best supporting actress. Nomadland won best picture.
A bungled ending, some charming winners, and making the best of a bad situation — the 2021 Oscars left an impression in a few ways.
The epic odyssey of a woman who loses her job and her home — and joins the growing number of Americans living out of vans as they search for work — is the big winner at the 2021 Academy Awards.
Viola Davis presented the award to the filmmaker at the Academy Awards on Sunday — she worked with Perry on the 2009 film Madea Goes to Jail.
With wins for Youn Yuh-jung as Best Supporting Actress, and Daniel Kaluuya for Best Supporting Actor, there is a real possibility that performers of color will sweep all four Oscars for acting.
In the celebrated film Minari, Youn Yuh-jung plays Soon-ja, the grandmother of a young boy whose family has relocated to rural Arkansas. “I really understood this script deeply,” she told NPR.