Beyoncé, Kanye West and More Artists of Color Score Grammy Noms
Beyoncé leads the pack with nine nominations, including three in the song, record and album of the year categories.
Frank Ocean's New Albums Didn't Shake the World, and That's Totally Fine
Despite the anticipation and repeated delays for what became “blond” and “Endless,” does Frank Ocean owe any more than what he delivered?
READ: Frank Ocean's Poignant Lament on Pulse Massacre, Homophobic and Transphobic Violence
The reclusive artist referenced Orlando and the North Carolina anti-trans bathroom bill in a new Tumblr post.
Black Artists Pay Tribute To Prince
From Spike Lee’s block party to Erykah Badu’s lengthy Facebook tribute, see how some of your favorite musicians and artists honored The Purple One’s passing.
Colorlines Exclusive: Jay Smooth's Autumn Mixtape!
A special, exclusive mix by Jay Smooth
What Does DJ Mister Cee's Coming Out Mean to Hip-Hop?
In the aftermath of Mister Cee’s coming out, activists, thinkers and industry insiders talk about its effect on the notoriously homophobic industry.
Thirty Eight Brilliant and Underrated Queer Black Musicians
Get your headphones ready.
Frank Ocean, Pot Possession, Black Men and the War on Drugs
R&B star Frank Ocean was stopped by California Highway Patrol on New Year’s Eve after officers observed his black BMW speeding on U.S. Highway 395.
Frank Ocean to GQ: 'I'm Not Trying to Sell You Sex'
Frank Ocean wants you to get up out of his bedroom.
Spam the Homophobic Frank Ocean Haters With Love
Visitors to Hatetweetstofrankocean.com scroll through a gallery of hateful tweets and when compelled fight hate with love.
Frank Ocean Performs with The Roots and a Live Orchestra on 'Jimmy Fallon'
Frank Ocean made his national television debut Monday night on “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.”
Beyoncé's Letter to Frank Ocean: 'Be fearless. Be honest. Be generous. Be brave'
Beyoncé announced her support for Frank Ocean on July 7th.
Frank Ocean's Mom Calls Son 'Incredible Human Being' After Coming Out
Frank Ocean’s Def Jam debut, “Channel Orange,” won’t be released for another two weeks but the album is already making headlines everywhere.