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Kendrick Lamar Sits Down With President Obama [VIDEO]
January 12, 2016
Politics

Kendrick Lamar Sits Down With President Obama [VIDEO]

From Compton to the White House: Kendrick Lamar is leading by example. Grammy’s golden boy continues his series of motivational PSAs. After promoting the value of “Hard Work,” he plays mentor in a new PSA for President Obama’s initiative, My Brother’s Keeper. In the minute-long clip, directed by Dave Meyers and The...

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President Obama Reveals His Favorite Song of 2015 [VIDEO]
December 13, 2015
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President Obama Reveals His Favorite Song of 2015 [VIDEO]

The President of the United States is a K-Dot fan. Barack Obama has chosen Kendrick Lamar’s “How Much a Dollar Cost” as his favorite song of 2015. In an interview with PEOPLE, Obama says that he can’t get enough of the powerful song, which appears on Lamar’s Grammy-nominated album To Pimp a Butterfly. While her...

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President Obama On Michael Brown: “The Death is Heartbreaking”
August 13, 2014
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President Obama On Michael Brown: “The Death is Heartbreaking”

President Barack Obama has issued a statement on the Aug. 9 killing of 18-year old Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. The killing of Brown has sparked outrage in the Midwestern community; and the resulting simmering tensions eventually became violent after police moved in to quell the protesters that had...

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Pharrell Endorses Hillary Clinton: “She’s Going To Win”
March 26, 2014
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Pharrell Endorses Hillary Clinton: “She’s Going To Win”

Pharrell Williams speaks his mind and shows off his colorful style for GQ. The trendsetter cover the men’s magazine’s April issue, sporting designer spring fashions including a Lanvin suit, Prada Hawaiian shirt, purple Polo Ralph Laurensports jacket, and Louis Vuitton blue suede hoodie. In addition to flaunting his...

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Photos: Beyoncé Performs at White House For Michelle Obama’s 50th Birthday [VIDEO]
January 23, 2014
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Photos: Beyoncé Performs at White House For Michelle Obama’s 50th Birthday [VIDEO]

Queen Bey helped First Lady Michelle Obama celebrate her 50th birthday at a private party at the White House on Saturday. The star-studded guest list included politicians and entertainers such as Jay Z, Jennifer Hudson, John Legend, Stevie Wonder, Mary J. Blige, Magic Johnson, Samuel L. Jackson, Smokey Robinson, and Gladys...

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December 08, 2013
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Photos: Mariah Carey, Aretha Franklin & Janelle Monáe Light Up Christmas With The Obama’s [VIDEO]

Even the rain couldn’t put a damper on the Christmas spirit. Despite the wet weather, Mariah Carey, Aretha Franklin, and Janelle Monáe joined President Obama and the First Family for the lighting of the U.S. national Christmas tree in Washington, D.C. on Friday. The Queen of Soul performed “Joy to the World” while being...

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Michelle Obama Responds To Kanye West’s Recent Comments
November 01, 2013
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Michelle Obama Responds To Kanye West’s Recent Comments

Kanye West recently spoke to Ryan Seacrest about a number of things. Here’s one of the things he said. There’s no way Kim Kardashian shouldn’t be on the cover of Vogue. She’s like the most intriguing woman right now. She’s got Barbara Walters calling her like everyday … and collectively we’re the most...

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August 28, 2013
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50th Anniversary: The March On Washington

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s ‘I Have a Dream’ speech is among the most acclaimed in U.S. history, and the 50th anniversary this week of the March on Washington where he delivered it highlights the speech’s staying power. His soaring close “to let freedom ring” still resonates today and...

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10-Year Old Kid President Interviews Beyoncé [VIDEO]
August 20, 2013
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10-Year Old Kid President Interviews Beyoncé [VIDEO]

Beyoncé has sat down with Oprah Winfrey and Barbara Walters, but this time, it was a 10-year-old asking her the questions. As part of World Humanitarian Day 2013, the pop icon was interviewed by YouTube sensation Kid President. “I can’t believe I’m sitting here with the Kid President. I was very excited to meet you...

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First Lady Michelle Obama Makes History Releasing a Hip Hop Inspired Album
August 11, 2013
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First Lady Michelle Obama Makes History Releasing a Hip Hop Inspired Album

Michelle Obama will release a hip-hop-inspired album. Although she probably won’t rhyme or sing on any songs, it will be the first time that a first lady has delved into hip-hop for a greater cause. The album will promote Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign in an effort to fight childhood obesity. Obama enlisted DMC, Doug...

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