Pop, Lock And Recap June 21 Edition

 

words and artwork by Badhaftu Kadir

 

After a year that started out rocky Iggy Azalea and Nick Young have announced the end of their engagement.

 

I probably jumped on the LeBron hater bandwagon circa the “I’m taking my talents to south beach” time and have been a vocal member ever since. It probably bothered me so because loyalty is very important to me but I guess competition is too. Anyways after watching that game 7 props are due bron bron did his thing giving Cleveland their first. I ain't even mad. Now we even have Crying LeBron.

 

Vince Staples teamed up with his local YMCA to help fund and advocate for a summer institute that gives youth opportunities in graphic design photography etc.

 

Bobby Brown has been on a media world wind promoting his memoir. One story that sticks out is a 10-year-old Bobby accidentally frying chicken in cocaine that he mistook for flour. Yeesh.

 

I both hate and love this commercial of Jamie Foxx playing the part of “Past” Future’s dad and rapping about Verizon service.

 

Prince William becomes the first royal family member to grace the cover of a gay magazine, the Attitude. He further went on to talk about the detriment of bullying  queer youth and their bravery.

 

Articles

Vince Staples, Regular Genius

MEET BENNY HARLEM, THE VIRAL MODEL REDEFINING BLACK MASCULINITY

Kim Kardashian West on Kanye and Taylor Swift, What’s in O.J.’s Bag, and Understanding Caitlyn

Twitter has invested in music streaming service SoundCloud

 

Music

When it Rains - Danny Brown

Bett - Robb Banks

Linger - A Z E K E L

Time of the Blue - Tallest Man On Earth

Burying the Sun - Ryan Hemsworth


 

Horoscope


Cancer SZN is upon get your kleenex ready and prepare for all the *feels*. Here’s your week!