South African superstar singer and songwriter TYLA and Afrobeats phenom Ayra Starr are collaborating for the first time on a new single entitled “Girl Next Door.”
NIGERIAN GRAMMY AWARD WINNING SUPERSTAR WIZKID RELEASES HIS FIFTH STUDIO ALBUM “MORE LOVE, LESS EGO”
Let’s face it, girls: Old-fashioned ‘90s are back again — and yes, that involves all of those Y2K fashion trends you’ve probably hidden in the back of your wardrobe.
360 Magazine presents Kur releasing his new EP, The Hold Over, via DreamChasers.
‘COUNT TO TEN’ PODCAST WITH CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED BIPOC AND QUEER ARTIST, INFLUENCER, AND CONTENT CREATOR BRI HALL LAUNCHES NEW EPISODE: RACE & ROYALTY WITH BRITTANY LACKEY & GERMANI MANNING OF BLACK GIRL BRAVADO “Some proclaim the title of social media influencer just because they have a lot of followers, but [Bri Hall] is using her […]
Today, award-winning, certified artist, entrepreneur and actress Kash Doll reveals the music video, which exclusively premiered on Tuesday on Facebook, for her red hot new single “Single & Happy” feat. Wale & Eric Bellinger. It arrives ahead of the fourth episode of the highly anticipated STARZ series Black Mafia Family, which features the rap femme fatale […]
JUSTIN BIEBER JOINS WIZKID AND TEMS ON ESSENCE WIZKID TO RELEASE MADE IN LAGOS DELUXE ALBUM ON AUGUST 27 MADE IN LAGOS NORTH AMERICAN TOUR SOLD OUT The official song of the summer takes a new turn today! Justin Bieber joins Wizkid and Tems on the widely popular Essence, resulting in a fresh new Afropop […]
ESSENCE Festival of Culture will feature R&B legends Bobby Brown and Keith Sweat on July 1. It’s official! The battle for the title of R&B king is back on the line and this time, two of the genre’s icons are going head-to-head for the crown in a Verzuz battle to rival the best of them—and […]
Reese Sherman is a talented photographer who creates stunning portraiture. The photographer has been featured by the likes of Town & Country, Essence, Ambassador Digital Magazine, W Magazine, Muze, and more. The vibrant portfolio of Sherman’s evocative, striking, beautiful photographs can be viewed on their website or Instagram. Sherman looks to empower viewers with their […]
ESSENCE’s July/August 2021 issue features GRAMMY nominated singer Jazmine Sullivan and EMMY award-winning actor Yahya Abdul-Mateen II on its two covers dedicated to the “ESSENCE Festival of Culture” and “Summer Screen Kings” respectively. In the piece, Jazmine’s Tale, the singer and ESSENCE Festival of Culture Presented by Coca-Cola headliner (which will stream across two weekends […]