Homeless Teen Earns ‘America’s Got Talent’ Golden Buzzer With Chills-Worthy Performance

Homeless Teen Earns ‘America’s Got Talent’ Golden Buzzer With Chills-Worthy Performance

It’s been an inspiring season of “America’s Got Talent,” with the judges granting the famed “golden buzzer” to a 12-year old ukulele prodigy, a cancer survivor, and a charismatic pizza delivery boy. But 14-year-old Jayna Brown is the most recent contestant to join the select few golden contestants, and her talent and story are nothing short of incredible.

Brown stunned the judges with a soulful rendition of Andra Day’s “Rise Up” that is easily comparable to the sound of Jennifer Hudson. Still, it’s Brown’s story that is even more awe-inspiring.

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CALLING ALL STUDENT BLOGGERS! ROCSI ❤️ YOU!

CALLING ALL STUDENT BLOGGERS!

ROCSI ❤️ YOU!

Like Rocsi, are you #obsessed with fashion? Food? Music? Entertainment? Do you dream of working in “the industry”? Rocsi wants to share the limelight and give a voice and platform to a few rockstar bloggers. It’s an incredible opportunity to share your obsessions, tastes, and likes on her website, RocsiDiaz.com.  The lucky students will create local, lifestyle-themed content for the ‘Rocsi’s RocStars’ section of the site, be profiled as a RocsiDiaz.com blogger and have links to their own blogs and social media handles featured on the page!

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Check Out Rocsi Diaz Backstage with ’98 Degrees’ on ‘Hollywood Today Live’

Check Out Rocsi Diaz Backstage with ’98 Degrees’ on ‘Hollywood Today Live’

Didn’t get a chance to catch Rocsi Diaz in her backstage interview with the mega popular boy band, 98 Degrees? Don’t fret, we have the video here!

In her backstage interview, Rocsi interviews the brothers Nick Lachey and Drew Lachey, Justin Jeffre, and Jeff Timmons right as their My2K Tour is in full swing. She learns a few dance moves from the gents, gets the dish on what it’s like to tour now versus back in the early 2000s, and listen in as Rocsi gets her own private performance!

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15 Reasons Michelle Obama Is The Epitome Of First Lady Excellence

15 Reasons Michelle Obama Is The Epitome Of First Lady Excellence

Melania Trump delivered a speech Monday at the Republican National Convention that featured several lines that were basically word for word identical to a speech Michelle Obama gave at the 2008 Democratic National Convention.

What’s most striking about Mrs. Trump’s speech (aside from being absolutely hilarious) is that while many of her plagiarized lines are just generic platitudes, they sound so much better coming from the first lady. That’s the thing about Michelle Obama: people can hate all they want but there’s no denying that she exemplifies excellence in nearly all that she does, from her inspirational speeches to her empowering work for girls and women. She’s one of the best first ladies in history, and any woman (or man) who steps into her shoes when President Barack Obama leaves office has huge shoes to fill.

Here are just a few reasons why FLOTUS has untouchable swag:

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FLOTUS is full of nuggets of wisdom on how to be a boss, and this is one of the realest.
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The 2016 Emmy Nominations Highlight ‘Game Of Thrones,’ ‘American Crime Story’ And ‘Veep’

The 2016 Emmy Nominations Highlight ‘Game Of Thrones,’ ‘American Crime Story’ And ‘Veep’

The Emmy nominations are in!

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced its picks for the 2016 Emmy Awards on Thursday morning, and fans are definitely going to be happy with the nominees (apart from the few notable snubs, of course).

“Gilmore Girls” star Lauren Graham and Anthony Anderson of “Black-ish” read off the nominations for the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards, while Jimmy Kimmel will host the actual awards show on Sept. 18. “Game of Thrones” led with 23 nominations and “People v. O.J. Simpson” were close behind with 22.

Check out the list below to see which of your favorite shows made the cut:

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Common Praises Black Women’s Leadership At Hip-Hop Honors

Common Praises Black Women’s Leadership At Hip-Hop Honors

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 11: Common performs onstage during the VH1 Hip Hop Honors: All Hail The Queens at David Geffen Hall on July 11, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for VH1)
NEW YORK, NY – JULY 11: Common performs onstage during the VH1 Hip Hop Honors: All Hail The Queens at David Geffen Hall on July 11, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for VH1)

Monday’s VH1 Hip-Hop Honors wasn’t just about honoring the matrons of hip-hop, but honoring all black women. Period.

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Beyoncé: ‘We Don’t Need Sympathy. We Need Everyone To Respect Our Lives’

Beyoncé: ‘We Don’t Need Sympathy. We Need Everyone To Respect Our Lives’

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“We are sick and tired of the killing of young men and women in our communities.”

Beyoncé has released a powerful statement regarding the fatal police shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.

On Thursday afternoon, Bey posted her response to the deaths of the two black men killed by police this week via her website and encouraged fans to “take a stand and demand” that “police stop killing us.”

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