Jamila Woods Sets the Tone for an All-Night Backyard Bash

The R&B singer and poet, best known as a featured vocalist on standout tracks by Chance the Rapper and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, provides a chilled-out, funky playlist for a magical overnight gathering under the stars.


Nicole Byer Shares Lessons From a Relationship With a Younger Man

Nicole Byer's new scripted comedy show, "Loosely Exactly Nicole," premiered this week on MTV, but she goes off-script to tell us about her relationship with a younger man and the things they taught each other -- about racial sensitivity, personal responsibility, and potty humor. And OK, yes, that younger man was a baby, but that doesn't mean that those lessons weren't heartfelt.


Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s Backside, Backstage Antics

Phoebe Waller-Bridge, writer and star of the upcoming Amazon Original Series, "Fleabag" -- based on her play of the same name -- shares a tale from her days in the theatre, when her writing and acting talents weren't the only thing on display.


Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – “Rhapsody in Berlin”

Idris Ackamoor has been a multi-instrumentalist, tap dancer, actor, and former arts envoy for U.S. State Department. His band, Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids, will release their new album "We Be All Africans" on May 27.