Daily Archives: March 14, 2017
Issa Rae announced the season two start date of her HBO show Insecure. Fans asked some questions about the plot but she only confirmed the status of Lawrence’s looks. Rae just took home the Rising Star Award at BET’s American Black Film Honors.
Raoul Peck’s I Am Not Your Negro documentary about James Baldwin is doing well at the box office and has a new promotional campaign led by Janelle Monae. The Know Your Baldwin piece features a variety of people including Monae, Common, Samuel L. Jackson, Lupita Nyong’o and more reciting lines from Baldwin’s work and reminding you to ‘Know Your Baldwin.’ If you haven’t seen the film you can find tickets here.
The Gold Setting has released “Video Star” en route to the release of their Volume and Tone EP coming out April 7th. Vocalist Liza Colby wants to be the “Video Star” to her paramour over a soulful organ and guitar-heavy ’60’s pop arrangement. Volume and Tone will arrive after their introduction with previous singles “Being Without You” and “My Love.”