Premiere: morgxn Wants You 'bruised'

Photography: David Brookton The queer singer/songwriter's relatable, synth-pop anthem offers comfort for outcasts.  By Justin Moran Thu, 2017-10-19 15:50 “It’s not the job of an artist to tell the song what it’s about, it’s the job of the song to tell the artist what it’s about,” says queer singer/songwriter morgxn, whose new synth-pop single “bruised” eventually wrote … [Read more...]

Frank Ocean Wins Libel Case His Dad Filed Against Him

Evan Agostini/Invision/AP The Grammy winner's lawyer says he's "glad that we could bring closure."  By Hilton Dresden Thu, 2017-10-19 14:21 Frank Ocean has won a libel suit filed against him by his dad, Law360 reports. The Grammy winner's father, Calvin Cooksey, had filed a claim in response to Ocean's 2016 Tumblr post describing how his dad called a transgender … [Read more...]

Here's Your First Look at Lena Waithe's Show 'The Chi'

Lena Waithe, who made history as the first black woman to win a TV writing Emmy for Master of None, is now writing, producing, and starring in her own show, The Chi. The drama series, described as "a powerful coming-of-age drama series about an interconnected group of working-class African-Americans on Chicago's volatile south side," arrives on Showtime January 7.  Related … [Read more...]

Ellen DeGeneres Adds Her Voice to the #MeToo Movement

Ellen DeGeneres has contributed to the #MeToo social media movement raising awareness of the pervasiveness of sexual harrassment and assault around the world.  Related | OUT100: Ellen DeGeneres, Entertainer of the Year "I think it's brave. I think it's important to speak out and not be shamed by anyone," she said on the show. "It is not always easy, but we have to do that. That … [Read more...]