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Lupita Nyong'o's Steamy Lip Sync Battle Performance of Salt-N-Pepa's 'Whatta Man' is Everything

Lupita Nyong’o won her Lip Sync Battle against Regina Hall with a fiery performance of Salt-N-Pepa’s ‘Whatta Man’

Last night’s episode of Lip Sync Battle was LIT as Lupita Nyong’o went head-to-head with Regina Hall.


Hall brought her A-game with a pretty damn hilarious tribute to The Weeknd’s S&M anthem “Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)” in the singer’s signature hair style (rip), but there was no topping Nyong’o’s ultra-steamy nod to Salt-N-Pepa.

The Queen of Katwe star was joined by shirtless firefighters as she gave what’s certain to go down as one of the most fiery Lip Sync Battle performances of all time. She also showed off some slick moves to Enrique Iglesias’ “Bailando.”

We already knew the Oscar winner’s got bars—but man can she dance. Catch her bring some major heat below.

Ahhh!!!! ? #LipSyncBattle

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#lipsyncbattlecrazy with @morereginahall @spikelsb

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Bobi Wine's Release Detailed in Latest Episode of 'The Messenger'

Trauma is the topic on the podcast's latest episode: "The Ballot or The Bullet."

The latest episode of The Messenger is something to behold.

Created by Sudanese-American rapper Bas, The Messenger throws the spotlight on the thunderous circumstances many African countries face, with a close focus on Ugandan politician Bobi Wine.

In his most recent traumatic experience, Wine and his wife Barbara Itungo Kyagulanyi were released from a nearly two-week military house arrest following the ruling of a Ugandan court. Keeping up with current events and circumstances that Wine finds himself in, the latest episode of the podcast recounts the traumatic events that led to Wine's very public abuse and eventual house arrest.

Upon his release, Wine spoke with The Messenger and had this to say, "I want to remind the world that we went in this election knowing how corrupt the staff of the electoral commission is. We saw this through the campaign and the world saw how much was oppressed, how biased and one sided the electoral commission was, and how much it was in the full grip of General Museveni. And therefore we are going to test every legal test, we shall take every legal test. We shall take every legal step. And indeed we shall take every moral and morally proactive, nonviolent, but legal and peaceful step to see that we liberate ourselves. The struggle has not ended. It is just beginning."

Listen to Episode 7 of The Messenger here.

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