Controversial

Op-Ed: Can Beyoncé Be Problematic?

Was Queen Bey’s African-themed baby shower cultural appropriation or at the very least, problematic somehow?

Following Beyoncé's African-themed baby shower, many have been left wondering whether the queen can ever be accused of cultural appropriation. I mean, even if Beyoncé is one of your faves (isn't she everyone's?) she shouldn’t be exempt from the scrutiny we heap on everyone else. Surely, even our faves can be problematic sometimes.

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News

Beyoncé Channeled The Yoruba Deities Oshun And Yemoja For Her Pregnancy Shoot

Beyoncé referenced Yoruba goddesses Oshun and Yemoja in her recent maternity shoot.

I'm still not over Beyoncé's maternity photoshoot and I probably never will be, so deal.

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Film

You’ll Want to See This Revenge Thriller Based on the Legend of Yoruba Orisha Mami Wata

She’s a force of nature.

If you’ve seen obsessed over Beyoncé’s hour-long Lemonade, then you’re acquainted with Mami Wata’s (Mother Water) sister spirit or orisha, Oshun.

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