MAGAZINES

Thirst Trap Alert: Tinashe Sizzles On February Complex Cover

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Good Lord! Tinashe got us again!

Landing her first magazine cover of 2016, underground favorite turned R&B vixen, Tinashe, is heating up the pages of Complex for their February/March 2016 issue.

“This is definitely a racy photo shoot,” the singer told the magazine. “This is probably one of my racier ones. The only other one that could rival this shoot is my Playboy shoot but I think this one’s actually hotter.”

Tinashe, who’s readying her sophomore album Joyride, whets appetites with the eye-popping pics—she sips from a crazy straw (while showing underboob), drifts in a punch bowl, and climbs out of a glass of ice water.

“With this cover in particular, as opposed to others that I’ve done in the past, I definitely had a little bit more fun, which was cool,” she said. “We got to shoot some stuff that was really colorful and lighthearted. I had a little bit more creative control than I normally have so I had a really, really great time on this shoot.”

See more sizzling hot pics and read excerpts from the interview below.

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Kehlani Covers ILY Magazine, Talks Love, Relationship with Kyrie Irving & More

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With a big year ahead of her in 2016, buzzing artist Kehlani lands her first cover of the year with new publication ILY, a digital magazine dedicated to love.

The 20-year-old Bay Area native is all about love, through her music and mostly through her personality Kehlani expresses a passionate love for everything from creativity and uniqueness to family, friendships, and actual lovers. She makes the perfect candidate for the first digital cover of ILY.

In her conversation with founder Erika Ramirez, the singer opens up about many aspects of love, her new relationship with Cleveland Cavaliers star Kyrie Irving, being emotional on social media, and much more.

Read some excerpts from the interview and see more photos below.

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Miguel Covers ‘Wonderland’ Magazine, Talks Artistic Growth & More

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Grammy Award winning artist Miguel covers the latest issue of Wonderland magazine.  As he continues to promote his critically acclaimed third studio album ‘Wildheart’, the R&B star discusses his artistic growth, sex symbol status and his musical objectives.

“Both my music and my performance have evolved. I think there is a kookiness to who I am that I don’t care to filter out anymore,” said Miguel. “When you’re live there’s no, ‘wait’, ‘delete’ or being too cool. I always want to push myself to the end of my breath. Can I still sing in key, all the times jumping up and down”?

See more shots from his photoshoot and excerpts from the interview below:

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Tinashe Covers Dazed Magazine

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Tinashe graces the Winter 2015 cover of British style magazine Dazed. In between recording her sophomore album Joyride the 22-year-old singer shows a quirky side in the eccentric photos—she licks a miniature toilet, climbs trees, and even holds a lighter to her tongue.

Joyride is due in January featuring contributions from Dr. Luke, Max Martin, Hit-Boy, Travis Scott, Dev Hynes, Nic Nac, Boi-1da, and Chris Brown, who appears on the lead single “Player.”

“I want it to be exciting, I want it to keep you on your toes, I want people to not know what to expect,” says Tinashe of the follow-up to her 2014 debut Aquarius. “It’s the perfect title for this point in my life… I feel like I’m on a joyride all the time. It’s dangerous, it’s an adventure, it’s emotional.”

See photos and read highlights from the issue below.

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Beyoncé Gets Patriotic On The Cover of ‘BEAT’ Magazine

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Jesus Cwise, look at Beyoncé!

Whether you are or aren’t a member of the #Beyhive, you’ve got to admit that Beyoncé’s been doing the damn thing.

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Rihanna Covers Vanity Fair, Talks Chris Brown, Love Life & Reputation

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With little news about her long-awaited eighth studio album, Rihanna graces the cover of Vanity Fair for the first time. The 27-year-old superstar traveled to Cube with famed photographer Annie Leibovitz for the shoot. Rocking wavy red hair, she hit up a bar in Havana and bared all while lying naked in the bedroom of the Josie Alonso House, wearing only leopard Manolo Blahnik mules. She was also greeted by a throng of young fans in the streets of Old Havana.

In her most candid interview yet, Rihanna opened up about her highly-publicized love life. While she’s recently been linked to Travi$ Scott, she says her last official boyfriend was Chris Brown and prior to that, Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp.

Until then, the search continues for Mr. Right, who according to RiRi, will be “a very extraordinary gentleman, with a lot of patience.” But she’s in no rush. “I don’t want it right now. I can’t really be everything for someone. This is my reality right now.”

She’s currently focusing on R8, which has been delayed, says Jay Z, because “she wants it to be perfect.”

Plus, she discusses her “bad girl” reputation, love for Eminem, and even Rachel Dolezal.

Read excerpts from the interview before the November issue hits newsstands on Oct. 13 below:

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Ariana Grande Talks ‘Scream Queens,’ New Album, Growing Into a Woman, And More In ‘V Magazine’

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Powerful songstress and talented actress Ariana Grande is revving up for another enormous year. Following two chart-topping albums in 2013 and 2014, the young singer is ready for a 3-peat with her upcoming album, Moonlight.

While its lead single “Focus” isn’t set to hit our ears until October 25, fans of the beauty can get their fix Tuesday nights as she makes an appearance on the highly anticipated new Ryan Murphy-directed FOX series, Scream Queens,  To add to the anticipation of her character, Chanel #2, her upcoming album, and everything else that is the adorable Ariana Grande, she sat down with ‘V Magazine’ to be interviewed by none other than Ryan Murphy himself.

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Rihanna Talks ‘R8’ Delay, Breaking The Rules, Darkest Moments and More in New NME Interview

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Although the release of Rihanna‘s aptly dubbed ‘R8‘ album is nowhere in the release scope yet, it’s nice to know that it at least exists…well, somewhat.

While the singer/model has currently been occupied pursuing other ventures, she recently sat down with UK outlet NME to deliver some good news regarding the album and all that surrounds it.

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