…[While] most usually side eye and shun her comments, people are hopping on her bandwagon… in regards to her comments about Nicki Minaj’s new Madame Tussauds wax figure… Azealia found the statue that displayed Nicki bent on hands and knees like in the “Anaconda” video to be shady. “As much as that woman has accomplished, they had to put her on all fours… Why not standing up with a mic in her hand ???” Banks tweeted. “Martha Stewart’s most iconic moment was when she went to jail but they didn’t put her wax figure in a jail uniform…”. “All ppl are gonna do is go up to that statue and take pictures shoving their crotch in her face and putting their crotch on her butt…”
NBC’s The “Today” Show Cuts Janell Monae’s Performance Short During Police Brutality Message
Janelle Monáe… gave an outstanding performance on NBC’s The TODAY Show Friday (Aug. 14)… However, the show’s anchor wasn’t feeling her set list when Monáe added a message about police brutality at the end of her performance of “Hell You Talmbout”–an empowering track that speaks to the #BlackLivesMatter Movement. “Yes Lord! God bless America! God bless all the lost lives to police brutality. We want White America to know that we stand tall today,” she said. “We want Black America to know we stand tall today. We will not be silenced…” In this case, the… singer was silenced, as the camera cut away from her and the anchor tried to talk over her.
Talib Kweli Unleashes Free F**k The Money Album
… The Brooklyn bomber unleashed yet another project over the weekend, F**k The Money, and this time for the low price of nothing at all. As reported by Billboard, Talib Kweli tweeted out details of the new record early Saturday morning, which was quite the surprise for fans of the rapper. According to Kweli, a whopping 1 million people downloaded the project, and he joked with his followers about their rabid consumption. “Yall love free sh*t. A MILLION of Yall downloaded my free album #f*ckthemoney at http://kweliclub.com Yall ain’t sh*t jk,” tweeted Kweli.
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