Beyoncé

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Listen to This Show About the Enduring Strength of the Black National Anthem

Beyoncé’s Coachella performance may have introduced “Lift Every Voice and Sing” to a new audience, but the song maintains more than a century of deep ties to African-Americans’ struggle against racism.

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5 Insights From Beyoncé's Vogue Story, In Her Own Words

The superstar got real about her pregnancy, Beychella, being photographed by Tyler Mitchell for the cover and more in her story for Vogue.

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ICYMI: Beyoncé and Balmain Release Line to Support HBCUs

One-hundred percent of the proceeds from the collaboration will go to the United Negro College Fund. 

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Beyoncé Celebrates HBCUs Off-Stage With $100,000 in Scholarships

The inaugural Homecoming Scholars Award Program will support four students at HBCUs throughout the South and Midwest.

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#Beychella Forever: Five Must-See Takes on Beyoncé's Coachella Debut

The singer brought an unapologetically Black celebration of HBCUs, #BlackGirlMagic and her own career to the California desert. 

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Beyoncé to Light Up California Desert for Coachella 2018

She will be the first Black woman to headline the annual multi-weekend music festival in California.

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'My Platform Is My People': Colin Kaepernick Wins Sports Illustrated's Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

Surprise guest Beyoncé Knowles-Carter presents the prize to the NFL free agent at SI’s ”Sportsperson of the Year” awards. 

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Beyoncé Drops Lion King Cast List, Internet Loses It

She will voice Nala in the 2019 remake of the classic Disney film.

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Beyoncé Hops on 'Mi Gente' Remix for Mexico and Caribbean Hurricane Relief Efforts

Proceeds from sales of the new single, which updates a song by Colombian singer J Balvin and French artist Willy William, will benefit disaster relief efforts in Mexico and the Caribbean.

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Beyoncé's Fans Rejoice, Reprimand Mathew Knowles Over News of Twins' Birth

Beyhive members love the artist’s children, but hate that her father announced their birth before she did.

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Beyoncé Tops 2017 BET Awards with 7 Nominations

Solange, Bruno Mars, Chance the Rapper and Migos also earned multiple nods.

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Peabody Jurors Honor Beyoncé's 'Lemonade, Donald Glover's 'Atlanta'

The visual album and FX series each earned one of seven Peabody entertainment awards.

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Beyoncé Releases 'Die With You' Video, Internet Freaks Out

The new song is a celebration of her ninth wedding anniversary.

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'Formation' Director: 'I Didn't Know the Video Was Going to Incite All Those Conversations'

Melina Matsoukas opens up about her work with both Knowles sisters, being a Black woman in a White man-dominated industry for the New Yorker. 

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How Artists of Color Put Race and Politics Center Stage at the Grammys

From Beyoncé to Chance the Rapper, here are the performances, speeches and moments that made last night’s Grammy Awards ceremony as socially relevant as ever.

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How Your Faves Really Feel About the #Inauguration

The Obamas’ departure from the White House and Donald Trump’s first day as president compelled many entertainers of color to speak their minds on social media. They didn’t hold back.

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Beyoncé Just Interviewed Solange: 3 Must-Read Excerpts From Their Convo

“The biggest reward that I could ever get is seeing women, especially Black women, talk about what this album has done, the solace it has given them.”

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Beyoncé and Kendrick Lamar to Headline Coachella, World Freaks Out

Bey is the first Black woman to headline the annual music festival.

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Year-End Goodness: The Best 2016 Movies, Music, Hashtags and More

Brilliant art, media and pop culture gave us something to celebrate in 2016. Here are Team Colorlines’ favorites, from music videos to podcasts.

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Beyoncé, 'The Birth of a Nation, 'Moonlight' Lead NAACP Image Award Noms

“Luke Cage,” “Insecure” and “Queen Sugar” also earned multiple nominations.