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17 Popular R&B, Rap & Pop Hit Singles Written By Prince & Recorded By Others
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17 Popular R&B, Rap & Pop Hit Singles Written By Prince & Recorded By Others

Take a stroll down memory lane as you check out these 17 R&B, pop and rap hits, gems and classics that was blessed with...
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16 Music Acts BET Awards Should Consider For Prince’s Tribute (3 They Bet’ Not)
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16 Music Acts BET Awards Should Consider For Prince’s Tribute (3 They Bet’ Not)

Dear BET: These are the only music artists you should consider for Prince's tribute. I have also included three types...
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29 Music Acts I’d Love To See On The AfroPunk Fest: Brooklyn 2016 Line-Up
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29 Music Acts I’d Love To See On The AfroPunk Fest: Brooklyn 2016 Line-Up

Who is going headline and feature at the 2016 AfroPunk Fest in Brooklyn? We will find out tomorrow. In the meantime,...
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16 Little Known Musical Facts About R&B Singer D’Angelo
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16 Little Known Musical Facts About R&B Singer D’Angelo

R&B superstar D'Angelo may be one of the most elusive singers of the past two decades of which music aficionados desire...
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Don’t Miss Out: Catch “Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Story” Live Show’s One Night Only Affair
May 03, 2016
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Don’t Miss Out: Catch “Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Story” Live Show’s One Night Only Affair

If you are in the New York City area this weekend and have not seen the great off-Broadway stage “Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical,” you have one more opportunity before it anticipates its Broadway debut in 2017. Starring Anthony Wayne, “Mighty Real” is a musical that takes the audience into the...

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Juan & Gee Announce Date Of Their 5th Annual Gentlemen’s Ball
May 03, 2016
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Juan & Gee Announce Date Of Their 5th Annual Gentlemen’s Ball

Atlanta’s most anticipated annual affair celebrating Black gay men has been announced. Juan & Gee Session-Smalls, organizers of The Gentlemen’s Foundation and hosts of their “Love Works” webseries, have announced the date of their highly anticipated event The Gentlemen’s Ball. The event date...

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Out2Afrika: Join This One-Of-Kind South African Trip For LGBTQ People Of Color
May 03, 2016
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Out2Afrika: Join This One-Of-Kind South African Trip For LGBTQ People Of Color

New York travel and lifestyle expert Laurence Pinckney hosts international trips exclusively for LGBTQ travelers for many years through his Zenbiz travel organization. His hosted excursions brought travelers to South America, the Caribbean, Europe and Africa. Are you looking for a great affordable getaway to South Africa?...

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The Slow But Sure Diversification Of Comic Book Films
May 03, 2016
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The Slow But Sure Diversification Of Comic Book Films

If you’re much of a movie fan, you’ve no doubt noticed that the biggest genre in Hollywood these days—superhero and comic book films—has been utterly lacking in diversity for the better part of two decades. Sure, there were one or two exceptions in the earlier days of comic adaptations. Wesley Snipes headlined...

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I Am A Black Gay Man With Abandonment Issues
May 02, 2016
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I Am A Black Gay Man With Abandonment Issues

This is the realest sh*t I have ever written. This is the emotional and mental release I desperately needed throughout my adulthood. It is the release I wanted to share with my blog readers but feared coming out with my biggest characteristic flaw as well as dealing with public reception. Now that this is written, I am glad to...

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I Apologize To The Man Whose HIV+ Status I Outed
May 02, 2016
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I Apologize To The Man Whose HIV+ Status I Outed

It was the summer of 1999. I was a 23-year-old freshly out of my first relationship with another man, a two-year stint that bore warning signs since our initial meeting. While dealing with the emotional stress of picking up the pieces on that relationship, I was embroiled in a testy kinship with my father whose home I was...

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JL King Launches His First Book Publishing Company For Black American Writers
May 02, 2016
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JL King Launches His First Book Publishing Company For Black American Writers

After publishing 11 books and helping dozens of aspiring writers realizing their dreams as authors, "On The Down Low" author JL King has launched his own publishing company aptly named JL King Publishing. Check out the incentives King's company will provide aspiring authors looking to get...

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New “Gay Code” Episode Talks Up Crystal Meth, Gay Film Classics, Stereotypes, & Bisexuality
May 01, 2016
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New “Gay Code” Episode Talks Up Crystal Meth, Gay Film Classics, Stereotypes, & Bisexuality

NY/NJ personalities Isaam Houston, Julius McFly, DJ Teardrop, Donnie DuRight, Manwe, Darnell Thomas, Chavis Aaron, Dee TrannyBear and Deja Davenport give their colorful opinions on crystal meth, gay film classics, bisexuality and gay...

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J. Michael Kinsey’s “What If We Ran Away…” Is The Master Poem For Black Gay Unity & Hope
May 01, 2016
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J. Michael Kinsey’s “What If We Ran Away…” Is The Master Poem For Black Gay Unity & Hope

"While this piece informs the experience of black gay men, the work also gestures toward a utopian life where these men share a space at the table with those who identify as queer, genderqueer, LGBTQ, non-binary, allies, and all others in-between or undecided (SHADE!). At this table the possibility of an honest dialogue of...

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Aretha Franklin Tributes Prince With “Purple Rain” Cover At The White House
May 01, 2016
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Aretha Franklin Tributes Prince With “Purple Rain” Cover At The White House

During The White House's International Jazz Day celebration, the Queen of Soul tore down the house as the opening act performing Leon Russell's "A Song For You" and, later, an abbreviated cover of Prince's "Purple Rain" as a surprise to the...

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THE G-POD: “Cut A Rug” by Will Sheridan [VIDEO]
May 01, 2016
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THE G-POD: “Cut A Rug” by Will Sheridan [VIDEO]

Check out the trippy visuals of New York rapper Will Sheridan’s latest music video “Cut A Rug.” Set in a party atmosphere in Brooklyn, NY bar Metropolitan, Sheridan invites his friends including Thorgy Thor, Juliana Huxtable and many more to get in on the euphoric fun. “Cut A Rug” is the latest...

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Tyler Perry Drops “Stalker” Lawsuit Against Josh Sole; Sole’s Sexual Harassment & Libel Suit Continues
April 29, 2016
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Tyler Perry Drops “Stalker” Lawsuit Against Josh Sole; Sole’s Sexual Harassment & Libel Suit Continues

BREAKING NEWS: The G-List Society is the FIRST media outlet to learn that “Madea” film series creator/actor Tyler Perry has dropped his 2014 lawsuit against former Tyler Perry Studios (TPS) production assistant Joshua Sole, who gave an exclusive interview here as a response to Perry’s allegations, without...

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