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Beyoncé and Jay-Z's new album as The Carters, Everything Is Love, reconciles infidelity and betrayal, but also humility vs. hubris and the realities of Blackness vs. the privileges of wealth. more

Album reviews

Plus: Manifesto x Wavelength, MSTRKRFT, Boris, Super Furry Animals, Slayer and more more

Music

On Lemonade, the pop superstar explores how history and family lineage can weigh on personal relationships in the present more

Music

Scarborough councillor Jim Karygiannis – seemingly oblivious to certain events in black history – says Beyoncé Super Bowl performance promoted “gun culture” and “anti-police” sentiment more

News

Now you can at this west end studio's Beyography class more

Life

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"...The Grammys have done anything they possibly could to avoid the relevant sound of black music that currently has a stranglehold on the Billboard charts." more

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Jennifer Silverberg

Kick-ass blogger and inventive creative writing prof delivers an incendiary first novel and reinvents radical politics for the millennial generation more

Art & Books

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OCAD grads launch fundraiser for artist-run centre in response to New York's Younger Than Jesus show more

Art & Books

Power couple fuel cheating rumours on hit-parade joint tour more

Concert reviews

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Mrs. Carter returns to Toronto days after dropping her surprise album more

Concert reviews

(Columbia) more

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