The internship you worked all semester to get is finally yours. Your skills are A1, and you’ve definitely got the brains. Next, cop a few of these essentials, and you’ll be sure to stand out and score #boss points with everyone you meet this summer. By Princess Gabbara 1. 2017 “Lemon Doll” Planner, $38, […]Read more
Can You Hack It?
Think about the apps you use every day: Snapchat, Instagram, Twitter … Someone used coding to create them and there’s no reason why you can’t do the same! By L’Oreal Thompson Payton This summer, Black Girls Code (BGC) is traveling coast to coast to give you a crash course in coding with its all-girl […]Read more
Jacob Latimore Kicks Off Black Music Month with a New Joint You Have to Hear!
You may not be listening to that Aston Martin Music quite yet, but you can most definitely breeze down the freeway ridin’ to Jacob Latimore‘s newest joint, “Yo Boyfriend (Ain’t Got Nothing On Me).” This Black Music Month release has the 18-year-old cutie singing about winning a girl over — and away from her current […]Read more
Short Notice: 7 Cropped ‘Dos You’ll Love to Try This Summer
While you’re overhauling your wardrobe for the hottest season of the year, don’t forget about giving those strands a makeover, too! For you do-it-yourselfers and salon frequenters, alike, we’ve compiled some styles that will have you looking nothing short of stunning all summer long.Read more
Summer 2014 Issue Featuring Imani Hakim on the Cover
Our summer issue is so on point, we couldn’t wait to show you the new cover! Featuring the amazing Imani Hakim (from Everybody Hates Chris and The Gabby Douglas Story), this issue is packed with everything you need to have your best summer ever! Not only can you read all about Imani, but you’ll also […]Read more
Jacob Latimore Drops “Heartbreak Heard Around the World”
Windows down. Music blaring. Head bobbin’. Lips synchin’. You’re fly in your ride. You know what it is. And now, to go along with your playlist of summer jams comes another #BlackMusicMonth #NewMusicTuesday release — this time from Jacob Latimore featuring T-Pain called “Heartbreak Heard Around the World.” (And don’t worry, T didn’t overshadow Jacob’s […]Read more
Keke Palmer Gives Us “Fearceness” in New, Summer Horror Movie
We’re always down for a good horror flick, and this summer, former Sesi cover girl — and soon-to-be talk show host — Keke Palmer is starring in a new one called Animal, which hits select theaters and VOD on June 17. No shade, but the setup looks typical: group of friends goes camping in the […]Read more
4 Reasons You Can’t Miss Summer Jam ’14
Hot 97 always does it big — and this year, since Summer Jam turns 20, we expect it to be extra fierce. Don’t wait too long to grab your tickets and round up your crew. You’re gonna want to watch all the action live on Sunday, June 1 at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, […]Read more