• Beauty Activism Brand Lipslut Is Donating Every Dollar Spent This Week to Black Lives Matter

    28 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    We've seen the public come together in many different ways to show solidarity over police brutality and the recent murder of George Floyd by the Minneapolis Police. Specifically in the beauty industry, brands have made their position on the matter public by sharing their support for the Black Lives Matter movement and donating to fight racial injustice through various Black-supporting organizations.
    Not one to shy away from politics and miss an opportunity to fight for social justice, Lipslut has joined the ever-growing list of brands supporting the Black community right now. To show unity...
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  • Avenged Sevenfold's M. Shadows Urges Rock and Metal Community to Stand Up Against Racism

    Avenged Sevenfold's M. Shadows Urges Rock and Metal Community to Stand Up Against Racism

    28 days ago - By Consequence of Sound

    Avenged Sevenfold singer M. Shadows has penned an op-ed piece supporting the Black Lives Matter movement, and calling upon the rock and metal community to band together to stand up against racism. In a piece written for Revolver, Shadows began, “For every human being on this planet, multiple crossroads will appear... Please click the link below to read the full article. Avenged Sevenfold's M. Shadows Urges Rock and Metal Community to Stand Up Against Racism
    Spencer Kaufman
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  • Lil Nas X Is All the Way Here For These Black Cowboys Protesting on Horseback

    28 days ago - By Billboard

    Lil Nas X took to Twitter on Tuesday to share his reaction to a popular video from the Black Lives Matter protests happening in Texas.
    “The time has arrived,” the rapper captioned his gleeful retweet of the viral video, which features a group of at least a dozen Black cowboys riding up to the protests on horseback.
    As the modern-day cowboys - who reportedly belong to the Houston, Tex.-based urban trail-riding club known as the Nonstop Riders - triumphantly crest a hill with their fists raised, cheers can be heard erupting from the surrounding crowd of protestors.
    (As it turns out, Lil Nas...
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  • AVENGED SEVENFOLD's M. SHADOWS: Why I Stand With The 'Black Lives Matter' Movement

    28 days ago - By Blabber Mouth

    AVENGED SEVENFOLD singer M. Shadows has penned an op-ed for Revolver magazine in which he explains why he stands with the "Black Lives Matter" movement. In it, the 38-year-old musician opens up about personal connection to the cause, and urges the rock and metal community to dig deep and us battle the circumstances that not only result in racially motivated violence against people of color, but also prevent people of color from thriving in the U.S.
    M. Shadows writes, in part: "I understand that the AVENGED SEVENFOLD fanbase is made up of very few black Americans. That is why I feel more...
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  • Watch This 10-Year-Old Rip Through Rage Against the Machine's ‘Guerrilla Radio' For Black Lives Matter

    28 days ago - By Billboard

    Child rock prodigy Nandi Bushell is back and taking a stand for Black Lives Matter with a new cover of Rage Against the Machine 's “Guerrilla Radio.”
    In the minute-long instrumental clip shared on Monday , the 10-year-old drummer absolutely slays the lead single for the band's 1999 album The Battle of Los Angeles , not only rocking out on a drum set (emblazoned with “Black Lives Matter” on the bass drum's head) but also playing electric guitar and bass.
    “Solidarity in the Fight to End Racism! fightracism blacklivesmatter enoughisenough,” Bushell's parents wrote in the song's description on...
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