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  1. lemonade
    What It Takes for a Black Artist to Win Album of the YearBeyoncé lost. Again. What more does she have to do?
  2. awards insider
    Join Vulture’s 2017 Grammys LiveblogVulture’s Rebert Browne is here to give you a play-by-play of everything that goes down.
  3. beef
    What Does Patti LaBelle Think About Aretha Franklin’s Retirement?Aretha Franklin has announced that she’s retiring. Congratulations to Aretha, of course, but what does this mean for her diva arch nemesis?
  4. atlanta
    Did George R.R. Martin’s LiveJournal Just Clinch the Super Bowl for the Falcons?Yesterday morning at 11:22 a.m. ET, the Atlanta Falcons became the 600-point favorite to win the Super Bowl over the New England Patriots.
  5. e.i
    Discussion Over: Nelly Was Bigger Than DrakeLet me just quickly outline 697 reasons why Nelly reached heights Drake can only dream of.
  6. atlanta
    Watching Atlanta With the Cast of Atlanta“You did it, man! We got a real show!”
  7. in memoriam
    George Michael’s ‘Freedom ’90’ Is an All-Time Power SongIt’s one of those things that can get you out of bed, shake you out of a depression, take you from good to great, from inspired to exalted.
  8. overnights
    Designated Survivor Recap: Inauguration DayIt’s not 24, but Designated Survivor has become a surprisingly addictive show.
  9. vulture cover story
    Who Didn’t Lose 2016? Our annual, extremely scientific bracket to determine who lost the least this year.
  10. Who Didn’t Lose 2016?Our annual, extremely scientific bracket to determine who lost the least this year.
  11. overnights
    Designated Survivor Recap: A Traitor Among UsPresident Kirkman’s inner circle is very ride or die.
  12. overnights
    Designated Survivor Recap: Election DayThis show is beautiful and it makes no sense.
  13. odd couples
    We Have Serious Journalism to Thank for Drake’s Doris Burke SweatshirtAnd to think, none of this would have happened if in a moment of panic I had mentioned Wale instead.
  14. overnights
    Designated Survivor Recap: Can’t Stop Won’t StopThis week’s episode feels a lot like 24.
  15. overnights
    Designated Survivor Recap: InterrogatedThis will be a much more enjoyable show to watch next week.
  16. vulture cover story
    Pusha T’s Mission to Help Hillary WinWhen the rapper was a kid, he skipped his class field trip to the White House. As an adult, he’s fighting to put the first female president in it.
  17. profile
    Spending Time With Noname, Chicago Rap’s Next Big Thing“I know everyone thinks it’s, like, poetry. But I thought I was rapping my ass off.”
  18. overnights
    Designated Survivor Recap: The First FamilyNothing on earth is as beautiful as Kiefer Sutherland saying, “DAMMIT.”
  19. overnights
    Designated Survivor Recap: America vs. MichiganMaggie Q is in full Jack Bauer mode.
  20. overnights
    Designated Survivor Recap: The White House Gets HackedMDMA is the sixth-most-captivating character on this show.
  21. overnights
    Designated Survivor Recap: Day OneVirginia Madsen alert! Virginia Madsen is on this show!
  22. overnights
    Designated Survivor Series-Premiere Recap: You Don’t Know JackAs a disciple of 24, I could not be more excited for this show.
  23. radio vulture
    Shawty Lo Knew: Remembering an Atlanta LegendThe rapper died today in a car accident.
  24. radio vulture
    What André 3000 Taught Frank OceanThe art of opting out. 
  25. fall preview 2016
    Glover Turns His Eye to His Hometown in Atlanta“I wanted to show white people, you don’t know everything about black culture.”
  26. Donald Glover’s Community“I wanted to show white people, you don’t know everything about black culture.”
  27. hamilton
    The Scene at LMM’s Final Hamilton PerformanceWith cameos from J.Lo, John Kerry, and Aaron Paul.
  28. the vulture tv podcast
    O.J. Director on the Disturbing Charm of O.J.“I have empathy and sympathy [for him]. And then it goes away.”
  29. chance the rapper
    Listening to Chance’s Mixtape About Home at HomeColoring Book is a story about being a black kid in a black neighborhood in a black city.
  30. videology
    Breaking Down Desiigner’s Performance of ‘Panda’Has there ever been a more exhausting No. 1 single?
  31. drake
    While His Peers Took Chances, Drake Doubled Down on DrakeViews is Drake, trying to squeeze every drop out of his 20s, fully in denial that he’s about to turn 30, which is old.
  32. prince
    Earth Was Lucky to Get 57 Years of PrinceHe never had to outright tell you that he was one of the greatest. But he wanted you to say it. 
  33. the vulture tv podcast
    On American Crime Story’s Huge First SeasonAnd why Chris Darden is like Jeb Bush in the 2016 election.
  34. strange things
    Googling ‘Terrence Howard’ and ‘O.J. Simpson’1995’s made-for-TV movie, The O.J. Simpson Story.
  35. 2006
    Happy 10th Birthday to T.I.’s KingIn 2006, Clifford Harris was everywhere.
  36. obit
    Remembering Phife Dawg, Who Mattered to EveryoneIt’s something about the death of a lyricist that hurts a different way.
  37. encounter
    A Day Out With Rome Fortune“What should I wear tonight?” I asked Rome, slightly embarrassed. “I was thinking the same thing, man,” he said. “This is my first fashion show too.”
  38. conversation
    Wyatt Cenac on His New Album, Kanye, and the Response to His ‘WTF’ Interview“People try to act like, ‘Oh my god! This is not the Kanye that we signed up for.’”
  39. fame and fortune
    What Kanye Has in Common With Trump. And Martin Luther King.More and less than you think.
  40. roundtables
    Vulture Roundtable: Kanye West’s MSG EventTaylor, aux cords, “fuccbois” — oh my!
  41. white privilege ii
    Macklemore, Hillary, and Why White Privilege Is Everyone’s BurdenEvery time Macklemore does or says anything involving race or his whiteness and gets criticized for it, he goes away and comes back a little wiser.
  42. the year of o.j.
    My Shameful Collectible: OJ-Trial Trading CardsWe live in a weird, creepy world.
  43. roundtables
    Beyoncé’s ‘Formation’: Young, Gifted, and BlackFour New York editors discuss Beyoncé’s latest world-stopping video.
  44. vulture cover story
    Michael B. Jordan and Ryan Coogler’s Next RoundThey just reclaimed the Rocky franchise for millennials. What’s next?
  45. Michael B. Jordan and Ryan Coogler’s Next RoundThey just reclaimed the Rocky franchise for millennials. What’s next?
  46. vulture cover story
    The Brand Keeping Oprah in BusinessTyler Perry doesn’t care what the critics think of his work. His audience always finds it.
  47. The Brand Keeping Oprah in BusinessTyler Perry doesn’t care what the critics think of his work. His audience always finds it.
  48. Who Won 2015?A highly emotional, highly scientific, highly caffeinated look at the year that was: fifth edition.
  49. blood orange
    Dev Hynes at the Apollo, and the Year of Being Black in Front of White PeopleThis past Saturday night, the Apollo was in the creative hands of singer/composer/producer/champion of choreographed dance and tapered pants Dev Hynes.