Barkley L. Hendricks dies at age 72

  Rest in Peace to the great Barkley L. Hendricks. He was a famous photographer and contemporary painter known for his portrayal of black subjects. He created works that displayed the unknown black experience through vivid colors and ideas. His work has been featured at the Studio Museum in Harlem, The National Gallery of Art,…

Join SZA and Zoe Kravitz on their Road Trip

  With “Drew Barrymore” as the soundtrack, Zoe Kravitz and SZA discussed different topics in a mini “SZA & Zoe” show. The two talked about zodiac signs, being categorized as alternative black girls, and the human experience. They both agree that confidence and kindness are the keys to everything. Listen to more of the two in…

Local Music: “Versace Mansion” by Xleoniduz

You can find satisfaction right here in Versace Mansion. Xleoniduz makes an ode to Miami’s own Versace Mansion. With a genre-defying beat and warped vocals, a new sound is coming from the up and coming artist. Listen to the track below.

Music Finds: “Pakistani Danny” by California Car Club

The Gwinett rap group California Car Club is going against the oversaturated trap movement. The 808s and laid back melodies within “Pakistani Danny” are a great contrast from Migos, also from Gwinett. The production and chords are reminiscent of Chuck Inglish’s circa 2008. When Andre 3000 went on stage in 1995 at the Source Awards and…

10 Valentine’s Day Gifts for HIM (Under $50)

If you haven’t been living under a rock I’m sure you’ve seen the words “erasure of gender norms” and “feminism”. Feminism isn’t all radical beliefs and extreme protests. It’s another movement that fights for equality, not misandry. With equality, dynamics are equal on both sides. Ok,  I’ll skip the political talk. Valentine’s Day applies to guys too…

Freddie Grahamz releases a K.I.DEEZ remix featuring Prez P and Fatboy Marley

Following the original K-I-Deez release in 2016, Freddie Grahamz has released a remix featuring two Miami artists, Prez P and Fatboy Marley. Grahamz is representing K.I.D.S (Kings In a Damned Society) Records with a second upcoming mixtape release, entitled Goldmouth. The remix is the first track from the mixtape. Stay tuned.

Music Finds: “N*gga Needs” by Boogie

“Nigga Needs” is straight from Boogie’s Thirst 48 Pt. II mixtape. Boogie, 26, is a Compton-based rapper, who has been releasing mixtapes since 2014. The two releases Thirst 48 and The Reach have gained him a cool following. The art-influenced visual is directed by Gina Gammell and Riley Keough. His life is on exhibit much like the current…

Local Music: “Dressed 2 Kill” by JK the Reaper

JK the Reaper, 23,  is straight out of Greensboro, North Carolina. He’s been named as a member of Denzel Curry’s C9 collective. JK and Curry are surrounded by pretty models at a pseudo-photoshoot. Kaytranada’s signature sounds can be heard throughout the song. “Dressed 2 Kill” will be featured on Digital Tears due out next year.   ***…

Freddie Grahamz – “The Outro”

Freddie Grahamz is a Miami-based artist from K.I.D.S (Kings In a Damned Society) Records. Here’s the video for “The Outro” from his 2015 mixtape UpAllNite@4:20. Grahamz recently opened up for Curren$y at The Hangar this past July. The video follows him through the day of the performance. The viewer gets to see a glimpse of the different sides…

“Tommy Vercetti freestyle” by Xleoniduz

Xleoniduz takes us back to 2002 Grand Theft Auto as he pays his dues to Tommy Vercetti. The Miami native freestyles on the relaxed beat with the beach as his background. The video is directed by Mxstermind.   Check out Xleoniduz’ new collab with l.e.other titled Dade County.   ***   Instagram: @Xleoniduz  Photo by Mxstermind.  …