Q-Tip chats with BBC about new music, forthcoming TV series and 25th anniversary edition of the Low End Theory.
Lupita Nyongo shares the story of how she learned how to braid and why she loves black hair.
Nailgasm TV delves into the history of nail art from hip-hop to the mainstream.
Check out ten fierce nail art aficionados on Instagram who serve up dope style great for inspiration.
I hung out at the SheaMoisture pop up shop at the 2013 Essence Music Festival in New Orleans.
Maybelline Color Sensational Vivid Lipstick gets product love from GangStarrGirl.com. I tried out Neon Red and Brazen Berry.