Interview: Claudia Jordan Talks New Show "The Raw Word" and Women's EmpowermentEverything Girls Love | Everything Girls Love

Claudia Jordan is making her way back to your television screen as a co-host on the new daytime talk show, “The Raw Word.” And no, this is not your average talk show. Instead of discussing topics like How to Take the Perfect Selfie, this show dives deep into politics, relationships, social issues and race. There will also be celebrity guests, including Amber Rose, Nipsey Hussle, Jerry Springer, Don Cheadle and more. “The Raw Word” is a great mix of entertainment and human interest stories. Host

Writers Choice: Bruno Mars Accused of Cultural Appropriation and We Don't AgreeEverything Girls Love | Everything Girls Love

What do Kylie Jenner and Bruno Mars have in common? They’ve both been accused of cultural appropriation. While we are rightfully harsh on Kylie Jenner due to her repeat offenses, we have to dig deep and discuss this accusation against Bruno Mars. Bruno became the topic of conversation after author and activist Seren Sensei accused him of cultural appropriation during a panel on The Grapevine. “Bruno Mars 100% is a cultural appropriator. He is not black, at all, and he plays up his racial ambig

5 Reasons Why You Should Wait To Announce Your Milestones On Social Media

In the social media age, we can sometimes feel pressured to compete with our friends and post everything regarding our achievements. Then, when things don’t happen the way we hoped (or when we simply change our minds), we feel obligated to give everyone an explanation. Life is hard enough. You don’t need the added pressure of explaining why something did or did not work out. Here are five reasons why you should hold off on announcing your next move until it’s a done deal. There’s nothing lik

10 Gorgeous Insta Celebs Who Prove Confidence Is The Key To Sexiness

It’s that time of year again! Spring is near, so sandy beaches, tropical drinks, cute bikinis and of course, warm weather Instagrams are in our forecast. We love when our favorite celebs flaunt their superhuman curves of all shapes and sizes on social media, and just in case you need some inspiration to find your sexy this spring, check out these 10 inspiring Instagram accounts. Nicki Minaj is without a doubt one of the hottest people on Instagram. The Queen is not afraid to take risks and we

12 Mariah Carey Songs That Will Get You Through Any Breakup

Love just hasn’t been good to Mariah Carey lately. After calling it quits with her billionaire fiancé James Packer last year, MiMi fell head over heels for her backup dancer Bryan Tanaka. Unfortunately, that love story was short lived because the two have reportedly called it quits after five months of dating. We all know breakups suck and you go through a million emotions as you say your final farewells to bae. So just in case some of you are going through a split, here are 12 Mariah Carey son

[Interview] Meet Monique Samuels: The New Housewife Shaking Up PotomacEverything Girls Love | Everything Girls Love

“I may be rough around the edges, but baby so are diamonds!” The “Real Housewives of Potomac” kicked off with a bang and it only gets better because this Sunday we meet the new housewife who’s shaking things up—Monique Samuels! Definitely not afraid to speak her mind, Ms. Samuels will have you intrigued with her infectious personality, straight-forward attitude and BOSS mentality. The wife of former Washington Redskins player Chris Samuels and mother of two is definitely a go-getter.  Though s

2016 Memphis Black Expo Recap: David Banner, Porsha Williams and More Attend

The 2016 Memphis Black Expo was a culture rich experience. The five-day event explored black history in Egypt, and gave black business owners the opportunity to showcase their merchandise. On Thursday night, the expo kicked off with a Conscious Cinema and Panel Discussion at the Malco Paradiso featuring the legendary Dick Gregory followed by a “Welcome to Memphis” reception on Friday at Stax Museum, honoring singer Stefanie Bolton and famed producer Lawrence “Boo” Mitchell. The real treat came

Grammys 2017: Beyonce, Adele and Chance the Rapper Own the Night!

Live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, the 59th Annual Grammy Awards brought out music’s biggest names for a night of fashion, fun and of course, mind-blowing performances. You know it’s going to be a great show when comedian James Corden is the host. Keeping us laughing with an opening dance number that didn’t go too smooth and some hot raps, he definitely set the tone for an exciting night. The show opened with a beautiful performance from Adele singing her hit single, “Hello.” The Wee

Stacey Dash Says We Should Get Rid of Black History Month and BET, #BlackTwitter Responds

After Jada Pinkett-Smith released a video expressing her opinion on the lack of diversity during award season and her stance on dignity, many have chosen to speak  out. One person being the ever so controversial Stacey Dash. The actress, who has returned to Fox News after being suspended for disrespecting President Obama on national television, said that Black History Month, BET and the NAACP Awards should be disbanded if we don’t want segregation. “If we don’t want segregation then we need to

RFD Pioneer--Hip Hop Artist, Actor, Young OG

Hip Hop artist, actor and motivator, Rfd Pioneer is definitely making his mark in the entertainment industry. From his captivating sound to his in-your-face delivery, you will definitely be intrigued by this Young OG. Rfd Pioneer has always had a passion for music, but there was one thing keeping him from success—his weight. He realized this harsh reality after visiting with a music executive at Interscope Records. “I heard your music, thank you for your consistent effort, but why haven’t you

Prince Dead at 57, Celebrities React

We are sad to report that legendary pop icon Prince has died at the age of 57. He passed away at his home in Chanhassen, Minnesota on Thursday. The Associated Press confirmed the news: There are no confirmed reports on Prince’s cause of death, but last week the singer’s plane made an emergency landing in Illinois, where he was rushed to the hospital due to complications from the flu. Prince is known for being a trendsetter and his popular albums 1999 and Purple Rain. Celebrities have taken t

Beyonce Drops New Single “Formation” and Video!

World Stop! Queen Bey is back and she’s holding no punches with her new single, “Formation.” Making us even more hype for her Super Bowl performance tomorrow, Beyonce not only  dropped a song that’s full of swag, but the video as well. And get this, it’s available for everyone because she didn’t release it on her hubby’s high quality streaming service Tidal, it’s available on YouTube. She starts off the song singing, “Y’all haters corny with that illuminati mess Paparazzi, catch my fly, and

Exclusive Interview: iLoveMemphis Talks “Lean and Dabb” and Upcoming Tour

“Clean pair of sneaks, with a designer belt” is the verse currently being heard around the world. From celebrities and news anchors to kids and dance fanatics, iLoveMemphis has everyone hitting the Quan. The 23-year-old platinum selling artist is just getting started and this time he’s dabbing.  He just released the official video to his song “Lean and Dabb” and it already has received rave reviews. EGL recently got a chance to chat with iLoveMemphis where he opened up about being a voice for

Meet Jewelry Designer Lakia Taylor!

Lakia Taylor is a jewel. She’s a young, successful and black entrepreneur who turned her hobby of making jewelry into a business—proving that anything is possible as long as you dream big and work hard to achieve your goals. Lakia designs from the heart, creating feminine pieces for chic and classy women. In an industry that could use more African American representation, EGL is pleased to introduce you to a beautiful treasure, Lakia Taylor. We recently chatted with Lakia about her start in the

Miley’s muse “Molly” — MDMA’s pop culture influence on society

The street drug has been glamorized by popular culture in the recent months. Rapper Kanye West uses the term in his song “Blood on the Leaves,” and Miley Cyrus just cannot stop “dancing with Molly” in her song “We Can’t Stop.” Just like some of your favorite pop icons, MDMA becomes a force to be reckoned with. Koye Davis is a local rapper. He shares that MDMA popularity is a trend and yields negative results for those who partake. “I feel like it started with hip-hop and lot of the key artist