Rolling Stone’s eclectic April 2014 edition of “10 New Artists You Need to Know” includes soulful British crooner Sam Smith, Indian-born Norwegian singer-songwriter Samsaya, and Brazilian rapper Karol Konka.
Having graced over a dozen fashion editorials since 2012, Angolan model Maria Borges has snagged the first of many magazine covers with the May 2014 issue of Vogue Portugal.
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Beyoncé covers the May 2014 issue of Out Magazine, where she speaks on women owning their sexuality, human rights for all, backlash from her sexualized new music and much more.
Brooklyn electro-soul duo denitia and sene have kicked April off with a video for their sensual new gem, “divided.”
Actor, spoken-word poet, writer, musician, and activist Saul Williams is set to head the cast of ‘Holler If Ya Hear Me,’ a new Broadway musical inspired by the lyrics of late rapper Tupac Shakur.
Bergdorf Goodman’s resort 2014 catalogue features a Vegas glam fashion editorial starring Ivorian model Alima Fofana, titled “Wild Card.”
Odd Future pokes fun at Joe Budden in the season 3 trailer for their Adult Swim sketch comedy show, ‘Loiter Squad,’ set to premiere on May 15th.
Stars of the latest revival of Lorraine Hansberry’s ‘A Raisin in the Sun,’ Anika Noni Rose and Sophie Okonedo speak on the classic play’s relevance in Elle April 2014.
Erykah Badu, Ledisi and Solange all look stunning on individual covers of Essence Magazine’s May 2014 “Beauty Issue,” dedicated to natural hair.
Pharrell Williams covers the April 2014 issue of GQ, where he speaks on his Oscar loss, the controversy surrounding his ‘G I R L’ album cover, supporting Hillary Clinton and more.
Readying her U.S. takeover, Rita Ora covers the April 2014 issue of Paper Magazine, where she dishes on her forthcoming album, working on new music with the legendary Prince, and so much more.
Models Liu Wen and Jeneil Williams appear in a gorgeous Vogue Japan spread, titled “Style Has Many Faces,” for the magazine’s April 2014 issue.
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian cover Vogue Magazine’s April 2014 issue, which will also feature baby North West. Watch behind the scenes.
Model Jeneil Williams stars in Nike’s third and final Tight for the Moment collaboration with Yuko Kanatani, Sparkling Sunburst.
Solange Knowles is featured in the April 2014 issue of Harper’s Bazaar, where she speaks about her past looks, following in the footsteps of her big sister Beyoncé, her son Julez and much more.
Model Jeneil Williams flaunts some of this year’s spring fashion trends in an editorial for the April 2014 issue of Canadian fashion glossy, FLARE.
Newly engaged model Arlenis Sosa is a splash of gorgeous on the April 2014 cover of Spanish language magazine, Vanidades.
Actress Nia Long covers the April 2014 issue of Essence Magazine, where she speaks on raising her sons and her latest film, ‘Single Moms Club,’ in theaters March 14th.