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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame to Induct the Woman Who Basically Invented Rock and Roll 

 The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announced its latest inductees on Dec. 12th which includes the godmother of rock ‘n ‘roll, Sis. Rosetta Tharpe. Sis. Rosetta Tharpe, many believed was the pioneer of rock ‘n’ roll. Her distinctive voice and unconventional style reverberated off her gospel background as she broke ground with her electric… Continue reading Rock & Roll Hall of Fame to Induct the Woman Who Basically Invented Rock and Roll 

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The 2018 Grammy Awards: Winners, Performances & Highlights!

 (featured image via Getty)  On Sunday, January 28th 2018, the 60th Grammy Awards took place in New York City at Madison Square Garden. Both the Grammy stage and red carpet were filled with music's hottest artists, young and seasoned. Bruno Mars and Cardi B's "Finesse" performance took us back to the nineties', politics were heavy and… Continue reading The 2018 Grammy Awards: Winners, Performances & Highlights!

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Female Nigerian Bobsleigh Team Become First Athletes to Reach Winter Olympics in Country’s History

Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omega made history after becoming Nigeria’s first-ever bobsled team to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics. The news broke in November after the three female athletes successfully completed five races in North America. The team consists of driver Seun and two brakemen Ngozi and Akuoma. All three have dual citizenship… Continue reading Female Nigerian Bobsleigh Team Become First Athletes to Reach Winter Olympics in Country’s History

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TIME Magazine’s 2017 Person of the Year: The Silence Breakers

TIME magazine has revealed its 2017 Person of the Year cover and when you see it, transparency comes to mind. The spread ranges from plaintiffs of the NY Plaza Hotel to well-known actors to the LGTBQ community to anonymous workers who fear retaliation. All boldly stamp the magazine’s cover proudly for giving voice to open secrets,… Continue reading TIME Magazine’s 2017 Person of the Year: The Silence Breakers