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Listen Now: Miles Davis, “Maiysha” (Robert Glasper & Erykah Badu Remix)

Following the release of the Miles Davis biopic Miles Ahead, Jazz pianist Robert Glasper returns with a reworked number for a Davis tribute album entitled, Everything’s Beautiful. Glasper commissions Muva Erykah Badu for a remix of Davis’ mid-70s trumpet solo “Maiysha.” Glasper recently told Rolling Stone that the collaboration and recreation with Badu came about naturally. I think Miles would’ve loved…

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Mag Snaphshot: Bazaar & Chanel Iman’s Prince Tribute Covers

  Shout out to Harper’s Bazaar Serbia for its fab remembrance of Prince with four tribute covers for their June 2016 issue. Supermodel Chanel Iman as styled by Kisha Jones and shot by Joshua Jordan, Iman is featured in looks that recall the iconic singer with labels including Phillip Plein, Sacai and Dolce & Gabbanna among others. Learn more about the issue…

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Jeffree Star and MakeupShayla Beef on Twitter

Apparently there is a lot of beef in the makeup community. I caught wave of yesterday’s beef between Jeffree Star and MakeupShayla. Here’s the tea: Jeffree Star who owns Jeffree Star Cosmetics went off on MakeupShayla (YouTube Beauty Guru). So anyways, this all started because it was said that Shayla was on her Snapchat talking about Jeffree. So then Jeffree…

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Lupita Nyong’o Stars in First Trailer For ‘Queen of Katwe’

An adaptation of The Queen of Katwe, written by Tim Crothers, starring Lupita Nyong’o is back on the big screen in the inspiring Disney tale of a Ugandan 10-year old chess prodigy Phiona Mutesi. Lupita plays the mother to the chess prodigy. The film reveals the resilience of a child prodigy who finds an outlet in the game of chess. Lupita expresses the…

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Cop the Bootleg Rihanna x Puma Fur Slides

I don’t knock anyone’s hustle. I’m actually copping a pair of fur slides myself. Found via Etsy, girls are taking the Nike Womens Benassi Swoosh Slides and covering them with faux fur. The result is pretty cool. It’s like a new take on the Chinese slippers trend. Fly Girl Tip: wear them to the airport and pair with Rihanna’s Stance…

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The 5 Met Gala Gowns I Care About

Fashion’s prom happened last night and celebs showed out on the red carpet for the 2016 Met Gala. The Gala’s theme of the evening was “Manus x Machina,” celebrating fashion in the age of technology. The theme was easily interpreted into high-wattage metallic numbers. Here, I weigh in on my top picks for this year’s best dressed. Karolina Kurkova’s dress…

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Beauty Focus: What You Need to Know About Konjac Sponges

I normally keep my skincare routine super simple. I don’t have sensitive skin but I like to treat my skin like it’s sensitive. When a new beauty tool hits the scene, I normally overlook them and continue with my tried and true. I’ve been peeping Konjac sponges and I dig how it doesn’t rotate, oscillate, or vibrate but it does…