Rihanna Named Harvard’s Humanitarian Of The Year

Rihanna Named Harvard's Humanitarian Of The Year

Rihanna has been named the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year. The Grammy Award-winning singer will receive the Harvard Foundation‘s Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award at a ceremony scheduled for Feb. 28. Rihanna is being honored for several philanthropic efforts. She built a state-of-the-art center for oncology and nuclear medicine to diagnose and treat breast cancer in her home nation of Barbados. She created the Clara and Lionel Foundation Scholarship Program — named for … Continue reading

Soulja Boy Could Win a GRAMMY for Beyonce’s “Lemonade” Album

Soulja Boy Could Win a GRAMMY for Beyonce’s “Lemonade” Album

Our deep dive into the credits for Beyoncé‘s liner notes turned up some gems, but I was particularly interested in Soulja Boy’s appearance because it illustrates just how strange the twists and turns of music industry fate can be. One day Soulja Boy is sitting at home, being a MySpace legend, and the next he’s got a shot at a GRAMMY for writing on Beyoncé’s album without lifting a finger, or a vocal chord. To … Continue reading