Misty Copeland thrilled audiences as the history-making principal dancer at the American Ballet Theater, the first Black dancer to do so for the legendary ballet company. Now, the iconic ballerina will forever be immortalized after it was announced Monday that she will have her own Barbie doll in her likeness.
Did Nicki Minaj really just pull a Kanye? Upon Barbie’s unveiling of their one-of-a-kind Zendaya doll, Nicki Minaj took to Instagram to sorta-kinda congratulate the wunderkind on her Mattel creation. How? By reminding 34.7 million followers that Barbie made a pink-wigged Barbz first, two years ago. “Congrats on your doll, Zendaya,” exclaimed Onika in a […]
A Harlem mother frustrated by the lack of dolls of color in the popular Barbie toy line is leading a charge with other moms. Karen Braithwaite and a group of 14 mothers have launched a petition demanding toy manufacturer Mattel increase the number of Black dolls and related material in its vast lineup.
Nicki Minaj and her pink mane snags the cover of this month’s issue of Allure magazine. The Harajaku Barbie spoke about her very calculated moves to dethrone Jay-Z as the king of Hip-Hop moguls. “I never thought about music as just being the end-all, be-all. I always looked at it like a business, something that […]
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With over a year of preparation, Young Money’s Nicki Minaj has created her lane to be on the top of the mountain in regards to supremacy as a female rapper, although there’s barely competition. Shaking comparisons of promoting an image similar to Lil Kim and delivering a flow comparable to Foxy Brown, the bouncy, animated […]