A GUIDE TO IGNORING KANYE WEST

What to do when one of your favourite artists is a constant public disappointment? Nicole Vassell examines the annoyance of Kanye West...

WHAT'S ON - DECEMBER 2018

12th: Cameras & Cables + Mandem For BAME filmmakers in the South West, this is an essential event to grow your network, and learn some...

 
 
 

TESSA THOMPSON: ON CREED II, THE FUTURE, AND LIFE WITHOUT LABELS

The actress opens up on filming Creed II with Michael B Jordan, her diverse range of roles, and recent speculation on her sexuality...

AN EVENING WITH MICHELLE OBAMA - A FIVE-STAR CELEBRATION OF WONDERFUL BLACK WOMEN

In the almost-decade since she moved into the White House, Michelle Obama has been one of the most constant examples of a high profile...

 
 
 

MOBO AWARD FOUNDER KANYA KING AWARDED CBE

Entrepreneur, CEO and founder of the MOBO Awards, Kanya King was presented with a CBE for her services to Music and Culture. Founded...

BLACK GIRL GOOD NEWS: PODCASTS

A couple of months ago, we expressed just how much we adored podcasts during our conversation with the hosts of The Receipts. When...

 
 
 

HOW NHS 111 CAN HELP YOU - A CALL HANDLER GIVES US THE INSIDE VIEW

We speak to NHS workers to discover exactly how calling 111 in times of medical need can benefit everyone Dr Seun Bakare, Northwest...

PAISLEY'S PROBLEM CORNER: TIME TO QUIT MY BORING JOB?

TV star, influencer and Agony Aunt Paisley Billings helps out reader Nadia, who is feeling ground down by her unfulfilling job, and...

 
 
 

KIM PORTER, MODEL AND EX-PARTNER OF DIDDY, DIES AGE 47

Celebrities have paid tribute to model and actress Kim Porter, who was announced dead on Thursday at age 47. Kim had an on-and-off...

A LETTER TO MY YOUNGER SELF - ABIES IRIOWEN

If you could go back in time and tell yourself something important for the future, what would it be? Hindsight is 20/20, so they say...

 
 
 

WHAT'S ON - THIS IS SPOKE'S FIRST POP-UP LIVE EVENT THIS WEEKEND!

If you're looking for a touch of cool culture this weekend, This Is Spoke has something right up your street... In case you're unfamiliar,...

DON EE: ON VIRAL SENSATIONS, GETTING A BEYONCÉ CO-SIGN AND THAT MASK

For those moments where you need a song to get you hyped up for the night, Don EE should be high on your playlist. From the summer...

 
 
 

RAY BLK: AN EMPRESS ARRIVES

London-based singer Ray BLK is no longer willing to settle for less. She tells Nicole Vassell about rediscovering self-love, being...

REAL LIFE: HOW TUSKEGEE AIRMEN INSPIRED A NEXT GENERATION OF HIGH FLYERS

The Ghanaian term, ‘Sankofa', has a few meanings - one of its most inspiring versions being: ‘To know your past is to know your future.'...

 
 
 

GABRIELLE UNION AND DWYANE WADE WELCOME SURPRISE DAUGHTER!

Congratulations are in order for Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade as they announce the birth of their first child together. The actress...

HQ HOST SHARON CARPENTER: ‘A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE UNCOMFORTABLE TALKING ABOUT RACE'

We caught up with HQ Trivia's Sharon Carpenter to chat all things quizzing, and the rare occurrence of being a woman of colour at the...

 
 
 

NEW MUSIC FRIDAY - MR EAZI, KODIE SHANE AND MORE!

It's our favourite day of the week, Fri-nally! We've summed up some of the biggest, upcoming tracks that need to be on your playlists...

A JOYFUL NOISE: THE KINGDOM CHOIR

From touching the world at the Royal Wedding in May, to now releasing their debut album, London-based vocal collective The Kingdom...

 
 
 

COMEDY IN THE AGE OF WOKENESS: WHEN DO JOKES GO TOO FAR?

With the rise of social media, revolutions such as the MeToo and TimesUp movements, and a more urgent sense of social activism in the...

FASHION TALKS WITH SZA

We talk to Sza about black girl magic, neo soul and being chosen by Beyonce. Am I right in saying your name stands for Sovereign/saviour,...

 
 
 



V-STEAM

V-STEAM

Hello Queens, Women all over the world, from every race, nationality are suffering from many of the same gynecological diseases, ladies try Queen Clean Detox products. Queen... Read more ...

Pete Davidson Shares Disturbing Instagram Post - ‘I Really Don't Want To Be...

Pete Davidson Shares Disturbing Instagram Post - ‘I Really Don't Want To Be On This Earth Anymore'

Saturday Night Live star Pete Davidson shared a disturbing post on his Instagram Saturday afternoon that has his fans worried for his life. Pete Davidson Instagram “i really... Read more ...

‘RHOC' Star Shannon Beador Flaunts Her Weight Loss After Making Up With...

‘RHOC' Star Shannon Beador Flaunts Her Weight Loss After Making Up With Tamra Judge

Though Real Housewives of Orange County stars Shannon Beador and Tamra Judge have had some serious fights in recent time, it seems like the co-stars have finally reconciled and... Read more ...

Nicki Minaj Defends Pete Davidson And Kanye West Amid Mental Health Issues

Nicki Minaj Defends Pete Davidson And Kanye West Amid Mental Health Issues

SNL star Pete Davidson has always been open about his mental health issues, including a recent reveal on Instagram about how his breakup with ex-fiancée Ariana Grande affected... Read more ...

20 Under-$20 Metallic Beauty Products for Your Boldest Holiday Makeup Look

20 Under-$20 Metallic Beauty Products for Your Boldest Holiday Makeup Look

From blinged-out hair accessories to bright red lipstick and velvet shoes for a grand entrance, holiday party season is all about indulging in excess...at least when it comes... Read more ...

Obamacare Was Ruled Unconstitutional By A Federal Court - But You Can Still...

Obamacare Was Ruled Unconstitutional By A Federal Court - But You Can Still Get Coverage

Texas-based federal judge Reed O'Connor ruled the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional on Friday, just one day before the ACA enrollment deadline in most states. The ruling... Read more ...

Advent Calendar Day 15: adidas YEEZY 500 "Salt"

Advent Calendar Day 15: adidas YEEZY 500 "Salt"

This year's Advent Calendar wouldn't be complete without a pair of YEEZYs. Courtesy of San Francisco's The Darkside Initiative, the adidas YEEZY 500 "Salt" joins this year's... Read more ...

Pregnant ‘Jersey Shore' Star Snooki Posts Pic While Vomiting, Gets Called...

Pregnant ‘Jersey Shore' Star Snooki Posts Pic While Vomiting, Gets Called ‘Amy Schumer'

Ask any mom - pregnancy can simultaneously be the most beautiful time of your life and also the biggest struggle you've ever dealt with. Jersey Shore star Nicole “Snooki”... Read more ...

Blue Erdos

Blue Erdos

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Capturing the Christmas Festivities at Our Favourite New Shopping District

Capturing the Christmas Festivities at Our Favourite New Shopping District

While the thought of last-minute Christmas shopping would usually strike fear into the bravest of hearts, there's one place in London offering a different and much more... Read more ...

Meghan Markle And Prince Harry's Christmas Card Is A Clue They Were Going To...

Meghan Markle And Prince Harry's Christmas Card Is A Clue They Were Going To Move To Frogmore Cottage All Along

Happy holidays from your favorite newlyweds! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle released their stunning Christmas card photo on Dec. 14. It's absolute perfection and we wouldn't... Read more ...