M.Musa

MMusa is a content creator and lover of good music. As a young woman in hip-hop, she is a shameless super-fan of the women who paved the way with style and originality, allowing others to do the same. When she's not perusing the internet for independent hip-hop she's marveling at the ever-changing face of media.

Jillian Mercardo, Model With Muscualar Dystrophy, Stuns In New Beyoncé Merchandise

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Gearing up for her Formation Tour, Beyoncé decided not to go the traditional route when showcasing her new merchandise. To illicit conversation on “who will model and what will they look like,” Bey hired Jillian Mercardo, a model with muscular dystrophy. Mercardo is a fairly new face to the modeling scene, and she does her […]

Nike Debuts The Self-Lacing HyperAdapt 1.0

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Tying your shoes may soon be a thing of the past. Nike has combined innovation and style to create it’s latest self-lacing shoe. The HyperAdapt 1.0 is as cool as its name and it’s Nike’s effort to make a shoe that fits your foot just right. The shoe is “the first performance vehicle for Nike’s […]

ICYMI: Actress Dascha Polanco Speaks On Being Afro-Latina In Entertainment

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The topic of race and identity in America has been prevalent in the entertainment industry for many years. OITNB and The Perfect Match star Dascha Polanco weighed in on the topic recently and much more in an interview with Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club. The 33-year-old opened up about where she stands on topics regarding […]

Michigan Teens Cause Outrage For Writing Racial Slurs On Body & Posting To Social Media

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Citizens of a small Michigan community are disgusted by a racially charged picture currently floating around social media. Four teens and students of Grosse Pointe High School are responsible for the community’s outrage. Upset students brought awareness to the photo after pleading with one student who was in the photo to remove it from Snapchat. […]

Lil Kim Covers Drake’s ‘Summer Sixteen’ In New Freestyle

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The Queen Bee is gradually regaining her throne. Lil Kim has released a cover to Drake‘s “Summer Sixteen.” Since the late 90s, Kim’s edge and spunk kept fans wanting more from the 4-foot-11 diva. It seems as if in 2016, the world is in for a reboot. There aren’t many rappers whose work gets studied […]

New Music: Quentin Miller ‘Potential’

Quentin Miller has released new single “Potential” for those of us who are a promising work in progress. The rapper who made headlines for offering his writing skills to Drake has proved again that paving your own way at your own pace has not gone out of style. “Potential” boasts the notion of living with […]

Spike Lee Documents Mizzou Protest In New Series

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The history of the racially charged incidents that shook the University of Missouri’s campus will be the inspiration behind a new series directed by Spike Lee. The short film, titled 2 Fist Up, will showcase the students of Mizzou who stood up against administration for not acting on complaints of racial mockery dating back to 2010. […]

Queen Latifah, Paula Patton & More Stun On ‘The Perfect Match’ Red Carpet

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The cast of The Perfect Match was all smiles as they hit the red carpet for the movie’s premiere last night [Tuesday, March 8]. The star studded event was attended by the cast consisting of Paula Patton, Terrence J, French Montana, Cassie, Draya and Casper Smart. Also in attendance were the cast’s significant others, including Jennifer […]

Is Kanye West Hinting At An IKEA Collaboration?

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Kanye West could be giving Babcock a run for their money in the near future. West has already proved to the world what he can do with clothing, now he may be adding furniture to his design portfolio. The rapper was seen at the IKEA headquarters today [March 8] in Almhult, Sweden. West was all smiles […]

Rihanna Looks Stunning (As Always) On The Cover Of British Vogue

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Rihanna graces the cover of the latest issue of British Vogue and stuns in vintage bull-fighting inspired gear and a winged eyeliner. The “Work” singer is making her mark in the fashion industry as well as music. She recently released her second shoe in collaboration with Puma. With her bold fashion choices and chart-topping singles, Rihanna’s […]

New Music: Jamila Woods “Black Girl Soldier”

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Jamila Woods may have a fairly new name in music, but there’s a chance you have already heard her voice. The Chicago native has been featured on projects with the likes of Chance The Rapper and Macklemore. Woods, who describes herself as a singer and poet on her Twitter page, has an overflow of talent […]

Tasha Smith Shares Her Hair Journey In New Michaela Angela Davis Directed Series

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Hair is important for women of all races. In the African American community, hair is another form of creative expression aside from one’s own personal style. Known for her work in  style and fashion and sporting an unapologetic afro, Michaela Angela Davis has decided to explore the personal journeys Black women have with their hair. In […]

Lil Wayne Announces New Chance The Rapper Collaboration

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There is a Lil Wayne and Chance the Rapper collaboration in the works. This week, Wayne is also set to drop a new track with Kanye West and 2 Chainz. The rapper who is showing no signs of slowing down has also graced our screens recently with cameos on some of the most popular advertisements […]

Did Drake Sign R&B Act dvsn To OVOSound?

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OVOSound is expanding their roster. Recently Drake posted dvsn‘s logo on his Instagram page and shouted out the group, tagging OVOSound. There’s little known about dvsn except their music is mostly R&B and they have stand out singles like “Too Deep,” “With Me” and “The Line.” There are rumors that producer Nineteen85 is a part […]

Say It Loud: 10 Unapologetic Black Rap Songs #BHM

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As one of the most popular genres of music in America and the world, for decades artists have created Hip Hop that makes us dance, sing, celebrate,mourn, fall in love,and reminisces on good times shared. From politics to religion, rap has been one of the pillars of music that best represents the African American community. […]

Are You Tuning Into Mary J. Blige’s Beats1 Radio Show, Real Talk?

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Mary J. Blige has had no problem keeping it 100 percent real in her music. The singer has created anthems all women can relate to, on subjects that hit close to home like relationships, drama, overcoming obstacles and the curveballs life can throw. The R&B queen is hosting a new Beats1 radio show to touch […]

Will You Be Buying Future’s New ‘Futuremojis’?

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Future clearly has more than just new music up his sleeves. The EVOL rapper recently dropped his original emoji keyboard on the Moji Keyboard App, with users now having 100 different Future-esque emojis to add to their texting arsenal. The emojis pay homage to some of Future’s recent releases and standout punchlines. The rapper announced […]

Ava DuVernay, Janelle Monáe, Ryan Coogler And More Set To Host #JusticeForFlint Event

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Some of entertainment’s most esteemed are shining light on a major crisis and giving back at the same time. Directors Ava DuVernay and Ryan Coogler, singer Janelle Monáe and actor Jessie Williams are teaming up to support #JusticeForFlint. The initiative stems from the lack of urgency over a huge lead problem in Flint, Michigan’s water […]