• Cardi B Spills Behind-The-Scenes Tea On Her Most Memorable Music Videos

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    By Kisha Ford · January 13, 2021January 13, 2021 Rapper Cardi B has seen more than a fair share of success within the last two years and has broken countless records, which some can attribute to her visually appealing, high-powered music videos. The “I Like It” star began shelling out details surrounding those productions on Twitter early Wednesday morning when she tweeted: “Fun fact: Bodak yellow music video cost me 15 thousand dollars. I was in Dubai and I said ...I gotta fly picture out here ...BOOM BOOM BANG! Ya know the rest.” Fun fact : Bodak yellow music video cost me 15 thousand...
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  • Raheem DeVaughn: My Music is a ‘Celebration of Blackness'

    Raheem DeVaughn: My Music is a ‘Celebration of Blackness'

    2 days ago - By Essence

    By Ashlee Banks · January 13, 2021January 13, 2021 R&B Singer Raheem DeVaughn, also known as the Love King of R&B, is no stranger to making conscious music that's also perfect for your after-dark playlist. With his latest album, What A Time To Be In Love, released on November 20, 2020, the 45-year-old intertwines social justice issues, like the brutal police killing of George Floyd, with an intimate celebration of Black love. Essence spoke to DeVaughn about his most recent album, and why it's so important for him to use his platform to uplift his community. Essence: Congratulations on your...
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