Daily Archives: January 9, 2017

Alicia Keys: Sweet F’in Love Produced By Kaytranada

Alicia Keys has a new single called “Sweet F’in Love” produced by Kaytranada who has been tirelessly making new music this past year. The song is a combination of Keys’ vocals and Kaytranada’s disco/house treatment. Swizz Beatz debuted the single that is not on Key’s 2016 Here album.

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August Wilson’s Widow Interviewed

August Wilson’s widow, Constanza Romero was interviewed by Blacktree TV. Ms. Romero talked about her late husband’s play Fences being brought to the screen and her reaction to seeing Denzel Washington saying his words.

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Robert Glasper: What’s In My Bag?

Robert Glasper participates in Amoeba Music’s What’s In My Bag? series and shares the contents of his bag. Glasper admits to being a 6th grade Kenny G fan and also shares Miles Smiles as his favorite Miles Davis album of the moment. He also has music from Michael Jackson, Bad Brains and J.Dilla.

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Tracee Ellis Ross Wins Golden Globe For Black-ish

Tracee Ellis Ross won her fist Golden Globe Award last night and it was for Best Actress in a Musical or a Comedy for her TV show Black-ish. She thanked her family and colleagues and dedicated the award to women of color and colorful people. Ross talked to reporters during her backstage interview about her connection to the character on the show and being the first Black woman to win the award in 35 years. Debbie Allen won the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy in 1983 for her role as Lydia Grant on Fame.

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Donald Glover & Atlanta Win At The Golden Globe Awards

Donald Glover and his FX TV series Atlanta both won Golden Globe Awards last night for Best Actor in a Comedy and Best TV Seres Musical or Comedy. Glover thanked rap group Migos for making the song “Bad and Boujee” and the Black people of Atlanta were also among the thank you recipients.

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