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After Grammy win, HER's song 'Fight for You' from Judas and the Black Messiah in Oscar race
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After Grammy win, HER's song 'Fight for You' from Judas and the Black Messiah in Oscar race

The 23-year-old wrote 'I Can’t Breathe' and 'Fight for You' with D’Mile — the uber-talented producer who has created songs for everyone from Janet Jackson and Bruno Mars to Beyoncé and Jay-Z — and Thomas, a singer who has had success with her own music and has written other songs with HER like 'Avenue' and the double-platinum hit 'Slide.'

Judas and the Black Messiah soundtrack connects fantasy and history to their repercussions in the here and now
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Judas and the Black Messiah soundtrack connects fantasy and history to their repercussions in the here and now

Although the album is a compilation from dozens of rappers, singers, producers, and songwriters, it has a coherent sound: soulful, somber, and retro.

Beyoncé’s daughter Blue Ivy Carter becomes Grammy nominee for ‘Brown Skin Girl’ from The Lion King: The Gift album
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Beyoncé’s daughter Blue Ivy Carter becomes Grammy nominee for ‘Brown Skin Girl’ from The Lion King: The Gift album

'Brown Skin Girl' is a celebration of dark- and brown-skinned women and features Beyoncé namedropping Lupita Nyong’o, Naomi Campbell and Kelly Rowland.

Premier League: Back in the top flight, Leeds United turn to Jay-Z agency to grow in US, China
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Premier League: Back in the top flight, Leeds United turn to Jay-Z agency to grow in US, China

Roc Nation will work with Leeds on marketing that expands the brand and grows commercial sales, the agency is also working with the club on promoting inclusivity and cultural diversity.

Jay-Z, Rihanna, Charlize Theron among celebs calling on US feds to investigate death of Black football player
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Jay-Z, Rihanna, Charlize Theron among celebs calling on US feds to investigate death of Black football player

Danroy “DJ” Henry Jr, the Black football player at Pace University, was killed by a white police officer in New York nearly a decade ago

Beyoncé drops surprise single Black Parade on Juneteenth, asks fans to sign petition demanding justice for George Floyd
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Beyoncé drops surprise single Black Parade on Juneteenth, asks fans to sign petition demanding justice for George Floyd

Beyoncé also joined the call for charges against the officers involved in the killing of Breonna Taylor, who was gunned down in March by officers who burst into her Kentucky home.

Beyonce, Jay-Z face lawsuit over their song Black Effect, Jamaican artist claims she wasn't given due credit
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Beyonce, Jay-Z face lawsuit over their song Black Effect, Jamaican artist claims she wasn't given due credit

The complainant also wants a writing credit and money associated with it Beyonce's new song

Watch: Drake releases two surprise tracks 'When to Say When' and 'Chicago Freestyle'
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Watch: Drake releases two surprise tracks 'When to Say When' and 'Chicago Freestyle'

Drake's last studio album was Scorpion, which was nominated at the Grammys for Album of the year.

'Beyonce smelled expensive and beautiful, felt like I was in heaven,' says Naomi Osaka on meeting singer
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'Beyonce smelled expensive and beautiful, felt like I was in heaven,' says Naomi Osaka on meeting singer

Naomi Osaka didn't play the entirety of WTA Finals due to a shoulder injury. The time off court gave her the opportunity to get her house in order and tick a huge to-do off her list: meeting idol Beyonce.

A decade of Beyoncé: The pop singer's fandom and music sparked vital conversations
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A decade of Beyoncé: The pop singer's fandom and music sparked vital conversations

The frenzied behaviour of Beyoncé's fans, called The Beyhive, along with Lady Gaga’s Little Monsters changed fan-celebrity relationships. It marked a neoliberal turn towards intense inter-fandom competition and worship that helped lay the foundation for the today’s pop fan culture.

Prince's estate puts five pieces of singer's jewelry on sale, reissues his album 1999 with 35 unheard songs
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Prince's estate puts five pieces of singer's jewelry on sale, reissues his album 1999 with 35 unheard songs

Prince's estate had previously released a 15-track album called the Originals, curated by Jay Z.

Beyoncé's daughter Blue Ivy makes Billboard debut with 'Brown Skin Girl' from The Lion King: The Gift album
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Beyoncé's daughter Blue Ivy makes Billboard debut with 'Brown Skin Girl' from The Lion King: The Gift album

Blue Ivy has previously featured 'Blue's Freestyle/We Family', a bonus track from Jay Z's 4:44 album.

The Lion King: The Gift review — Beyoncé's album celebrates African culture, makes a big political statement
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The Lion King: The Gift review — Beyoncé's album celebrates African culture, makes a big political statement

The Lion King: the Gift, curated and executive produced by Beyoncé, is a complementary album to the official soundtrack of the 2019 remake.

Wimbledon 2019: Teen sensation Coco Gauff counts on 'talent, not fate or destiny', to achieve success at highest level
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Wimbledon 2019: Teen sensation Coco Gauff counts on 'talent, not fate or destiny', to achieve success at highest level

Teen sensation Coco Gauff does not believe either fate or destiny will play a role if she is to go on and win Wimbledon and it will be solely down to her own talent.

Kanye West talks about Drake, Donald Trump and battling mental health issues in David Letterman's Netflix show
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Kanye West talks about Drake, Donald Trump and battling mental health issues in David Letterman's Netflix show

Kanye West was the first guest at David Letterman's Netflix chat show, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction

Prince's estate to release Originals album, featuring 15 recordings of songs he wrote for other artists
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Prince's estate to release Originals album, featuring 15 recordings of songs he wrote for other artists

The songs on Prince's posthumous album Originals were selected by Troy Carter on behalf of the musician's estate and Jay Z.

Homecoming review: Netflix Coachella documentary reinforces Beyoncé's power and cultural control
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Homecoming review: Netflix Coachella documentary reinforces Beyoncé's power and cultural control

What Beyoncé brought to the stage in 2018 as the first African-American woman to headline an overwhelmingly white Coachella remains a cultural awakening.