Lauryn Hill’s Nina Simone Cover Gives Us Goosebumps
Lauryn Hill was one of a few artists chosen to tribute Nina Simone in a forthcoming compilation of the iconic singer’s most popular songs in honor of the upcoming Netflix documentary, What Happened, Miss Simone?
Ms. Hill will be covering a few songs including, “The High Priestess of Soul” and “Feeling Good.” Speaking of the latter, what did you think of L-Boogie’s version?
On Nina Participating in this project, Hill stated:
“Because I fed on this music, both hers and lovers like her, like my basic food, I believed I always had a right to have a voice. Her example is clearly a form of sustenance to a generation needing to find theirs. What a gift.”
What a gift, indeed.
Janet Jackson Releases New Song Snippet
So, remember when we were all hyped about Janet Jackson making a come back? Well…we’re still hyped, and Janet has given us even more reason to be excited. Did that snippet she tweeted sound kind of Velvet Rope-ish, or nah? That’s a good thing!
Miguel’s Got A New Video And Tour
Miguel is back to doing what he does best, sanging about sex. The soul crooner just released the sultry video, you probably just watched, for “Coffee,” a new single from his upcoming album Wildheart, along with three new songs from the album including, “Face the Sun,” featuring Lenny Kravitz, “Flesh,” and “Going to Hell.”
And then there’s “Flesh:”
And “Going to Hell:”
Yes to all of this!
So, basically, Miguelito is trying to be responsible for a spike in the baby population. Also note that his North American tour in support of Wildheart begins July 24th in Austin, Texas. Tickets will go on sale Friday, June 19th.
Madonna Gets Lyrical Assistance From Nicki Minaj
Madonna, the ovah muvah recently dropped a new video entitled, “B*tch I’m Madonna.” The colorful, party-themed features guest spots from Beyoncé, Chris Rock, and more, as well as a few bars from Nicki Minaj. This is shaping up to be a pretty strong comeback.
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See The Kardashian/Jenners Dramatic Transformation Over 10 Years
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1. When KUWTK premiered in 2007, the Kardashian/Jenner klan was still bright eyed and bushy tailed.
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2. Kim Kardashian
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3. Back then, she was known as the girl from the sex tape and barely knew how to pose of the red carpet.
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4. Kim’s Love Life
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5. Kim & Kourtney Kardashian before KUWTK debuted (2006)
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6. Kourtney Kardashian
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7. But her tumultuous relationship with Scott Disick kept fans interested in her story.
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8. 3 kids and 10 years later, hot mama Kourt is single and ready to mingle.
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9. Khloe Kardashian
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10. We watched her fall in love and marry Lamar Odom within 30 days — and divorce him four years later
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11. We also saw her try to get her mojo back with some of the hottest rappers and athletes in the game after a difficult divorce.
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12. These days, the rumoured mom-to-be is spending her days in Cleveland with boyfriend Tristan Thompson.
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13. Kim Kardashian, Kylie Jenner, Kendall Jenner (2007)
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14. Kendall Jenner
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15. Back in 2013, Kendall decided to take her love for modeling seriously and now she’s the most sought after supermodel in the game.
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16. Kylie Jenner
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17. But about six years into the show, the rumoured mom-to-be proved that she had the potential to be the new star of the family.
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18. Rob Kardashian
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19. Rob Kardashian And Blac Chyna
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20. Kris Jenner
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21. Kris and Caitlyn Jenner
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22. Kris Jenner and Corey Gamble
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23. Bruce Jenner
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24. Caitlyn Jenner
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