Tag: Beyonce

Colorism Contributed to Beyonc's Success, Says Her Father

Mathew Knowles, father of music industry superstars Beyonc and Solange, believes his daughters’ light skin complexions have contributed to their success. Knowles spoke to Ebony magazine about his new book, “Racism: From the Eyes of a Child,” which offers his thoughts on colorism in the music industry as well as…

Jay-Z: 'You Treat People Like Human Beings'

Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter had a powerful message for the president this weekend: you can’t put a price tag on happiness. “Money doesn’t equate to happiness. It doesn’t. That’s missing the whole point,” he said. “You treat people like human beings. That’s the main point. It goes back to the whole…

Beyonc Surprises Colin Kaepernick with Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

Colin Kaepernick knew he would receive Sports Illustrated’s Muhammad Ali Legacy Award on Tuesday night, but not from one of the most successful recording artists on the planet Beyonc. “Colin took action with no fear of consequence or repercussion, only hope to change the world for the better,”Beyoncsaid while presenting…