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Beyonce Came and Conquered Coachella #Beychella

It started with the horns: trumpets, trombones, sousaphones. The Whole freaking NINE.... For the majority of the evening, superstar singer Beyonce was backed by a booming vibrant marching band, in the way of historically black college football halftime shows. This selection instantly revitalized her classics, and focused more on black musical traditions from New Orleans second line marches to Houston’s chopped-and-screwed hip-hop. I loved this performance. OMG. Did I mention the transitions were seamless. She slayed in every way and hazed us a bit in the process. Here are a few of her best looks from Coachella, or as it has been renamed "BeyChella":













Is Cardi B The Best Female Rapper Alive?

First off lets list all of the jobs Belcalis Almanzar better known as Cardi B has held within her short lifetime: Stripper, Supermarket Cashier, Reality Star, Model, Instagram Celebrity... Should we add Best Female Rapper Alive to the list? A true testament that hard work pays off. 

Cardi B lets us invade her privacy and gives us a glimpse at how multifaceted women can be. She is serving so many sides: sensitive, scorned, sexy, strong and sarcastic.

 This is a no skip album. Great features the lend not only credibility but range: Bad Bunny, J Balvin, SZA, YG, Chance The Rapper, Kehlani, Migos & 21 Savage.

As you start the album Get Up 10 is Cardi's testimony. She lets us know what it took to get her here over a beat reminiscent of something Meek Mill would rap over in an explanatory fashion. Its different but it tees up to a variety of songs that have something for everyone. Drip gives us a good ole radio friendly beat and chorus along with a Migos feature. My favorite line on thi…