Bob Marley

Get to know IAMDDB, the trap-jazz hybrid from Manchester

We premiere her latest video, an ode to the city and the man she loves, and speak about her journey from “hood” to riches in the 0161<p>IAMDDB is the lovechild of trap and jazz. Hailing from Manchester (“0161 that’s home and will be home forever”), the 21-year-old has an admirable grit which has seen …

Nine Songs: Paloma Faith

Paloma Faith talks the songs that have inspired her politically, socially and emotionally>

Music (UK)

Giuliana Rancic on Football Game Fashion and the Garage Band She Formed with 5-Year-Old Son Duke

As football season kicks into full gear and the weather gets colder, supporting your favorite team while being fashionable does get admittedly …

Leather Jackets

Universal Music leads vinyl market in India

MUMBAI: In the world full of digital, vinyl records have almost lost their existence. While there are still a few record labels that are trying hard …

Katy Perry

Robert Mugabe’s departure ushers in a heady new era for Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe is experiencing an almost unprecedented convergence. Mnangagwa is set to be the new president – and millions will tune in to hear his first speech<p>The ecstatic scenes said it all – Zimbabweans around the world are celebrating the resignation of Robert Mugabe as president. In January 1980, …

Africa

The TOP 30 Catholic Music Artists of 2017

Fan favorites from around the world on the feast of St. Cecilia<p>It was two years ago today that Aleteia’s Cecilia Music began our unprecedented …

Here Comes the Deal

Are you ready for the Big Sale Day? Or are you planning to skip the whole kerfuffle and go to the movies or play a round of Top Golf? If you’re are, …

Shopping

Patio Unplugged: Ray & The Revolution's high point is guitarist Shubham's original riffs

<i>Editor’s note: Patio Unplugged — a platform for indie artistes and a Lazy Patio Films production — is bringing over 30 musicians from Mumbai in its</i> …

Guitar

Op-Ed: Beware ‘Crocodile’ Mnangagwa – Zanu-PF is not renewing, it is a snake shedding its old skin

Those who believe Robert Mugabe should be punished for crimes against humanity and stand trial, I agree with you. If you believe that then you must …

Africa

The Man Behind Rock Music's Most Iconic Photos Discusses His Process

Up-and-coming shooter Elijah Dominique interviews Neal Preston, a photographer who has shot timeless photos of everyone from Led Zeppelin and Bob Marley to Whitney Houston and Michael Jackson.<p>From Michael Jackson to Whitney Houston, Bruce Springsteen to Queen, few have ever captured legendary …

Freddie Mercury

16 Books That Will Help Turn Kids Into Young Environmentalists

Like many adults, I think regularly about the increasingly horrible environmental legacy we are leaving today’s kids, to say nothing of the kids of …

Jane Goodall

New York Restaurants: Where To Go -- And Not

<i>Edible enlightenment from our eatery experts and colleagues Richard Nalley, Monie Begley and Randall Lane, as well as brothers Bob, Kip and Tim.</i><p><b>Fusco</b> <i><br>43 East 20th St. (Tel.: 212-777-5314)</i><br>Chef Scott Conant’s restaurant–a tribute to his Italian grandmother–is beautiful, with softly lit chandeliers and …

Opinion

Eva Marcille Is Pregnant, Expecting Baby Boy with Boyfriend Michael Sterling: 'It Was Very Unexpected' | B. Scott

Eva Marcille’s 2017 keeps getting better.<p>After it was announced earlier this year that she joined the cast of Bravo’s <i>‘The Real Housewives of …

Black Culture

Just as in 1980, Zimbabwe’s Celebration May Be Short-Lived

By the thousands upon thousands, the people thronged the streets, waving banners, chanting slogans. A long-awaited future was fast approaching their land, Zimbabwe. One name was on all their lips: Robert Mugabe.<p>But this was not the huge crowd that flowed through Harare, the country’s capital, on …

Africa

9 items you’re hoarding in your home that you need to get rid of NOW!

Are you secretly stashing any of these items in your home? Dig out those bin liners and prepare yourself for a trip to the skip<p>We’ve all got a …

Minimalism

U.S. Marine Corps Gives A Response After Videos Of A Racist Member Using Slurs Goes Viral

There is a video floating around the Internet that shows a member of the U.S. Marine Corps essentially being racist for sport. He's pictured in a …

U.S. Marines

Proposal - IBM blockchain to manage marijuana supply chain in British Columbia

Probably not a headline you ever thought you’d read on diginomica, but the times they are a changin’. The idea is probably not as big a pot-pipe …

Bitcoin

Getting Salty with Phil Richardson, a Boston bartender for 41 years

In a world of pop-up breweries, Phil Richardson is a monument to swanky cocktail nostalgia. He’s tended bar in Boston for 41 years, first at Café …

Boston

Feel The Rhythm: Mississippi State

Brought to you once more this week courtesy of Bob Marley, Tito’s Vodka, and the freshman level liberal arts seminar class where I learned about …

College Football

We used to sing Zimbabwe's praises, but had to change our tune | Opinion | NOLA.com

You can get an idea about how significant Zimbabwe's revolution was by listening to black celebrities in the late 1970s and early '80s. There's …

Africa

On A Hike Through Utah's 'Mighty Five,' The Rocks Are Surreal But The Anvils Are Imaginary

Arches. Bryce. Canyonlands. Capitol Reef. Zion.<p>The mere mention of their names evokes images of Technicolor desertscapes, vermilion cliffs and vivid sunsets. They are Utah's "Mighty Five" national parks.<p>"Is that an anvil up there?" asked my 11-year-old daughter, as we passed under a particularly …

National Parks

Mugabe was no revolutionary. He was obsessed with power and control

In the future, when history is written about Robert Mugabe, it will not be about a black man raised by a single mother, who defied all odds in …

Africa

Guitar Superhero Gary Clark Jr. on Covering the Beatles’ ‘Come Together’ for ‘Justice League’

To a lot of music fans of the post-rock generation, “Guitar Hero” is the name of a console game, not something that comes along in real life in the …

Curtis Mayfield

Why you can’t be happy without socializing

Even introverts, though they may need more recovery time, need social interactions.<p>This morning while I drank my coffee, I had a 30-minute phone …

Emotions

The Invisible Face of the American Worker Is Made Stunningly Visible in This New Show

The National Portrait Gallery kicks off its 50th anniversary with the exhibition “The Sweat of Their Face”<p>Comment on this Story

Museums

Got, Got, Need: The Panini Football Sticker Craze And The Excitement Of An England-Less World Cup

<b>“GOT, got, need. Got, got, got, got, need!”</b><p>Or was it: “got, got, got haven’t”? I’m sure that was what we said doing our swapsies in Liverpool.<p>These …

Liverpool FC

What we need is a Freedom of Uninformation Act

Too many facts get in the way of the truth<p>One dietary fad that never made sense to me was the campaign against the consumption of eggs.<p>Now call me an old Darwinist, but here we are having spent a few million years evolving into a bald monkey with prehensile thumbs, perfectly optimised as an …

I consume marijuana while traveling, here is how it enhances the journey

Now that marijuana has been legalized in 37 states and either legalized or decriminalized in nearly two dozen countries around the world, …

Cannabis

i-D’s music class of 2018: mahalia

Signed at just 13 years old, Mahalia has spent her teens releasing music with an emotional depth that extends far beyond her years.<p><i>This article originally appeared in The Sounding Off Issue, no. 350, Winter 2017 as part of our Music Class of 2018 portfolio.</i><p>19-year-old Mahalia Rose Burkmar describes …

Amazing

10 things you didn't know about Robert Mugabe

eNCA compiled this list of little-known facts about Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe. Photo: eNCA / Anastasya Eliseeva<p>1. He was knighted by the …

News (South Africa)