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Ballerific Woman: Ethiopia Habtemariam, President of Motown Records

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In a perfect world, men and women would receive equal pay. African American women would be presented the same opportunities as their white counterparts. Rejection would be based on qualifications rather than race.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Unfortunately, this world is far from perfect, however, there are people, more specifically women, who have dedicated …

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10 Songs To Add To Your Workout Playlist

– blogged by @climb_this_hill In no specific order, here are 10 songs that will keep you moving throughout your workout. If you have some more hitters to add, please share, the longer the list the better. Let’s get a good workout in! 1. “No Limit” – G-Eazy Ft. A$AP Rocky …

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Girlfriend’s Guide To Dealing With Heartbreak

– Blogged by @Climb_This_Hill We’ve all been there whether we liked it or not…. and depending on what stage you are in life, you’re more than likely to go through it again. Here are some simple things you can do to get over your OLD bae and start focusing on …

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Ballerific Woman: Yara Shahidi, From “Blackish” to “Grownish”

– blogged by @lanaladonna In a perfect world, men and women would receive equal pay. African American women would be presented the same opportunities as their white counterparts. Rejection would be based on qualifications rather than race.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Unfortunately, this world is far from perfect, however, there are people, more specifically …

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Woke Up To A New Year But Same Ol’ Sh*t 

At the start of every New Year, many are inclined to turn over a new leaf and make a difference in their lives. Whether it is their health, their relationship or their career, many use the New Year as a new beginning. But, what happens when reality sets in and …

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Baller Alert’s Year In Review: Top Glow Ups Of 2017

Blogged by: @worldwidekeege ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ There was the Glow Up Challenge, but this isn’t something you can do and change back.  The most influential personalities and artists of the culture broke records and dream barriers, and created new styles and trends that we use daily. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Here are Baller Alert’s Top …

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Baller Alert’s Year In Review: Top Moments in Hip Hop in 2017

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⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 2017 has been monumental for most of us. It has been a year of unfathomable losses and unimaginable wins. The same can be said in Hip Hop however, the latter is more true. Hip Hop received W after W and as we close it out, BA has selected five …

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3 Phrases to Leave In 2017

It’s almost the new year and in the true fashion of “out with the old and in with the new,” here are a few phrases that we shouldn’t bring with us into 2018: ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ ”Lit”-First it was “turnt” and then there was “lit”. We’ve added this term to our …

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