Taylor Swift's New Song Is the Gentrification Anthem NYC Didn't Need

The inevitable march towards Taylor Swift's new album 1989 continues with a new single, and it's only getting worse: "Welcome To New York" is a gentrification anthem so obtuse it makes one wonder if she is, in fact, trolling at this point. And it calls into question whether rich white-person privilege is, in fact, a… » 10/20/14 6:40pm Monday 6:40pm

Beyoncé and Jay Z, America's Royals, Have Landed at the Louvre

After a brief disruption, the Parisian sojourn of the American royal family — Beyoncé, Jay Z and Blue Ivy — is back on schedule. The Knowles-Carter clan has shared photos from an idyllic (read: private) trip to the Louvre, where Jay and Bey embraced amongst priceless works of art and the young dauphine frolicked in… » 10/13/14 10:30am 10/13/14 10:30am

We Are All This French Guy Who Didn't Know Who Jay Z Was

Mother died today. Or maybe yesterday; I can't be sure. Speaking of mothers, yesterday an upstart musician of the rap persuasion by the name of Shawn Corey Carter visited the Louvre Museum in Paris with another noteworthy musician who happens to be his wife and the mother to their young, hue-monikered daughter. » 10/08/14 2:30pm 10/08/14 2:30pm

Blue Ivy's Hair Is Perfect and You Should Shut Up About It

I cannot believe we have to have this conversation. Although I see it over and over again, I continue to be stunned by the complete lack of respect and utter disregard their wellbeing that is shown towards little black girls. With that in mind, I'm not sure why I expected things to be any different for Blue Ivy Carter. » 8/26/14 5:10pm 8/26/14 5:10pm

This Video Is Every Conversation You've Had About Jay and Bey Lately

The Beyoncé and Jay Z split rumors have ruled the summer, thanks to the New York Post's sources who are always whispering that the wealthy couple is breaking up. Maybe Blue Ivy's parents are, maybe they're not, but Funny Or Die zeroed in on how the stories have gotten out of control with a new spoof. » 8/20/14 11:20am 8/20/14 11:20am

Jay Z's Almost-Mistress Releases Bitchy Song Directed at Beyoncé

While the whole world waits with bated breath for some more ruckus to come out of Camp Knowles-Carter, a woman who has been linked to Jay Z — but is most likely irrelevant in regard to the divorce rumors — has seized the opportunity to put her unwarranted two cents in. It's called "Sorry Mrs. Carter," and it's a… » 8/05/14 5:20pm 8/05/14 5:20pm

Love Is Dead: Beyoncé and Jay Z’s Marriage Reportedly Coming to an End

Rumors of the iminent breakup between superstars Jay Z and Beyonce are reaching a critical mass. Like any massively famous couple, they've been plagued with rumors of infidelity and unhappiness throughout much of their relationship. But recently, the stories that they will divorce as soon as their On The Run tour ends… » 7/22/14 2:30pm 7/22/14 2:30pm