In New York City, LGBTQ youth of color gather out on the Christopher Street Pier to practice a performance-based art form, Ballroom, which was made famous in the early 1990s by Madonna’s music video “Vogue” and the documentary “Paris Is Burning.” Twenty-five years after these cultural touchstones, a new and very different generation of LGBTQ youth have […]
President Obama appears on ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ and takes a subtle shot at Republican nominee Donald Trump.
Like any big occurrence—Kennedy’s assassination in 1963 or the Challenger explosion in 1986 (or any other huge event in one’s lifetime)—I remember where I first saw the 1991 documentary “Madonna: Truth or Dare.” I was living in my home state of Indiana, and while I’m not sure how much influence the film had on me, it […]
The year was 1977 and even without the Internet to spread the word on controversy I knew that there was something freaking people out about with this new sitcom called “Soap.” The show was supposedly racy, sexual and bawdy like no other show had been before and among its regular cast, it also had a […]
To celebrate JImmy Fallon’s ascension to host of the “Tonight Show,” Streampix offers the following series of his 10 best moments on “SNL.”
Kanye West will perform at the MTV Video Music Awards this month.
By Veronica Miller, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Love her or hate her, Rihanna certainly knows how drop a good pop single. And that is now an indisputable fact — yesterday, Billboard announced that Rihanna has set the record for the most singles to hit No. 1 on the Pop Songs radio airplay chart. The milestone […]
By Alexis Garrett Stodghill, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Beyoncé Knowles is having quite a week in fashion, with much of the stir caused by her latest looks from her Mrs. Carter world tour. She kicked it off in Belgrade, Serbia on Monday,sporting a black and gold body suit with detailed breasts and nipples rendered in color-contoured […]
Pop star Madonna on Saturday presented CNN anchorman Anderson Cooper with a gay media watchdog’s top honors in recognition of his stature and accomplishment as an openly gay journalist.
Gay advocacy group GLAAD says Madonna will present CNN’s Anderson Cooper with an award for openly gay media professionals.