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Daily Archives: February 14, 2018

The Roots Picnic 2018: Dave Chappelle, Lil Uzi Vert, Diplomats, More

The Roots have announced the lineup for their 11th annual Roots Picnic festival in their hometown of Philadelphia. Dave Chappelle is set to host. Lil Uzi Vert, Dirty Projectors, the Diplomats, and 2 Chainz are all set to perform, in addition to dvsn, Brandy, Goldlink, BADBADNOTGOOD, and others. Black Thought and J. Period will reprise their “live mixtape” presentation with featured guests ...

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‘Black Panther’: Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige on Casting Chadwick Boseman and Sequel Talk

Kevin Feige, the president of Marvel Studios, first realized that “Black Panther” was more than just movie when the trailer debuted at Cinemacon last year to tears and cheers. It suddenly dawned on him that “we were doing something that people had been waiting their entire lives to see,” says Feige, who always looked up to onscreen heroes such as ...

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Chuck Lorre's Disjointed Cancelled At Netflix, No Season 2

Even before Season 1 debuted in August 2017, early Disjointed reviews spilled nasty bong water all over the new comedy, slamming everything from the jokes to the characters to the cutaway gags to how it handled its central subject matter. (Which led to it becoming one of the worst-received Netflix originals yet.) As it usually goes, fans were kinder than ...

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Metallica to Receive Music's 'Nobel Prize'

Nearly 40 years into their career, Metallica will receive the Polar Music Prize – an equivalent award to the Nobel Prize – this coming spring. The award recognizes international excellence in music. The group will receive an award of one million Swedish kronor, roughly equivalent to $ 126,000. The band will donate the money to its own All Within My ...

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