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Week In Pop Q&A: Alessia Cara Is Here, There, And Everywhere

Alessia Cara calls me back just as soon as she wraps up with Michelle Obama. The 19-year-old Def Jam singer -- born Alessia Caracciolo to…
Chris DeVille | April 28, 2016 - 1:52 pm

Sounding Board

Kendrick Lamar And Mainstream Rap’s Growing Conscience

Chicago drill spitter King Louie was shot in the head two weeks ago. His vehicle was riddled with 22 bullets total. Seven of them hit…
Collin Robinson | January 5, 2016 - 9:29 am

Essay

After Empire: What’s The Future Of Hip-Hop On Scripted Television?

The recent announcement that Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson would be developing a single camera comedy called My Friend 50 for FOX was surprising for a…
Al Shipley | December 14, 2015 - 2:38 pm

More Queen Latifah stories

Jennifer Aniston Denies Biting Beyoncé

The most newsworthy bit of information to emerge from Tiffany Haddish's new GQ interview is the suggestion that an actress who was high on drugs
Chris DeVille | March 27, 2018 - 11:38 am

Sia – “Satisfied” (Feat. Miguel & Queen Latifah)

Lin-Manuel Miranda's The Hamilton Mixtape is out early next month and it's a star-studded affair. Today we get to hear Sia's contribution, "Satisfied," a collaboration…
Collin Robinson | November 11, 2016 - 11:03 am

Watch Hip-Hop Honors Pay Tribute To Missy Elliott, Lil Kim, Salt-N-Pepa, Queen Latifah

For a while, VH1 aired its annual Hip-Hop Honors show as a sort of unofficial hall of fame, a fun chance to pay tribute to…
Tom Breihan | July 12, 2016 - 9:29 am

Watch Michelle Obama’s Keynote Address At SXSW

The hot ticket at SXSW this week isn't some buzz band; it's the First Lady of the United States of America. Right now, Michelle Obama…
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Michelle Obama’s SXSW Keynote To Feature Special Guests Missy Elliott, Diane Warren, & Queen Latifah

It was announced at the beginning of the month that both Barack and Michelle Obama would be giving keynotes at SXSW, but more details have…
Collin Robinson | March 14, 2016 - 5:36 pm

Chance The Rapper, Sia, Busta Rhymes Contributing To The Hamilton Mixtape

Last October, Hamilton mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda announced the release of a mixtape of remixes, covers, and tracks inspired by the hit musical, and now we…
James Rettig | March 1, 2016 - 4:42 pm

Essay

After Empire: What’s The Future Of Hip-Hop On Scripted Television?

The recent announcement that Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson would be developing a single camera comedy called My Friend 50 for FOX was surprising for a…
Al Shipley | December 14, 2015 - 2:38 pm

Watch Jimmy Fallon & Rashida Jones Sing Holiday Versions Of The Year’s Pop Hits

Rashida Jones guested on The Tonight Show this week to sing a mash-up of Holiday remixes with Jimmy Fallon. The duo parodied the biggest pop…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 27, 2015 - 1:03 pm

Mary J. Blige, Queen Latifah Join NBC’s The Wiz Live!

After NBC struck success with 2013's The Sound Of Music Live! and last year's Peter Pan Live!, it looks like they'll be doing a musical…
James Rettig | July 29, 2015 - 10:42 am

Watch Little Dragon Play The Queen Latifah Show

Swedish pop group Little Dragon is getting ready to release their new album, Nabuma Rubberband, next month, and we've already heard some promising singles like…
Miles Bowe | April 23, 2014 - 3:42 pm

Grammys 2014: GIFs & Videos

The Grammys aren't about Grammys -- the vast majority of them aren't even given out during the televised ceremony. (UPDATE: Here's who won, though.) No,…
Stereogum | January 26, 2014 - 8:56 pm

Queen Latifah Says OutKast Are Working On New Album

Fun fact: Before Queen Latifah became a daytime-TV star, her Flavor Unit company managed a number of big early-'90s rap and R&B groups including, for…
Tom Breihan | January 14, 2014 - 9:49 am

Watch Icona Pop Play The Queen Latifah Show

Queen Latifah now has her own daytime talk show, and it's been doing well in the ratings despite its apparent lack of a halfway competent…
Tom Breihan | January 6, 2014 - 1:41 pm