For The First Time Ever, A Black Woman Will Be Headlining Coachella

For The First Time Ever, A Black Woman Will Be Headlining Coachella

IMAGE DISTRIBUTED FOR PARKWOOD ENTERTAINMENT – Beyonce performs during the Formation World Tour at Lincoln Financial Field on Thursday, September 29, 2016, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by 13thWitness/Invision for Parkwood Entertainment/AP Images)

Queen B headlining one of the most popular music festivals in the country is exciting for more than the simple fact that she is Beyoncé: She’s also the first solo female artist to headline Coachella in the last decade and the first black woman ever to headline the California-based festival.

Since Coachella’s inception in 1999, only two women have headlined the star-studded festival. Before Beyoncé, Bjork headlined the festival in 2007 and once before that in 2002. Portishead ― a three-person English rock band whose lead singer is a woman ― headlined Coachella in 2008.

That’s a pretty abysmal track record.

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18 Times Black People Broke The Internet In 2016

18 Times Black People Broke The Internet In 2016

Black people, yet again, had a remarkable influence on the internet this year.

From taking stances for social justice to creating viral challenges that kept us entertained, black social media users proved just how influential their power is. They raised awareness about police brutality with #BlackLivesMatter, provided education on mental health issues with #YouGoodMan and gave us some much-needed laughter with memes galore.

Relive some of the good that came out of 2016 with these 18 times black people won the internet.

#RunningManChallenge

#RunningmanChallenge 😂 @jerrygunnz 🎥 By @malachi_variations IB By @Rah2bandz

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After high schoolers Kevin Vincent and Jeremiah Hall began posting videos of themselves doing a revamped running man to Ghost Town DJ’s “My Boo,” the challenge took the internet by storm. It even landed the teens a spot on “The Ellen Show” and a $10,000 scholarship.

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One Tear-Jerking Last Look At Michelle Obama’s Best Outfits Of 2016

One Tear-Jerking Last Look At Michelle Obama’s Best Outfits Of 2016

We spent a large part of 2016 celebrating Michelle Obama’s legacy and trying our best to ignore the imminent end of her tenure as first lady. She has done a great deal to help distract us from the latter, blessing the masses with arguably her best dressed year yet.

Sure, FLOTUS has had too many incredible style moments to count over the past eight years, but she really turned it out for the farewell tour. This rose gold Atelier Versace moment serves as proof. 

Wearing Naeem Khan at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Phoenix Awards Dinner in Washington, D.C. on Sept. 17.

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Zoe Saldana Has A Mindful Alternative To A New Year’s Resolution

Zoe Saldana Has A Mindful Alternative To A New Year’s Resolution

Zoe Saldana and her sisters are foregoing traditional New Year’s resolutions. In their most recent YouTube video, the three women describe how they’re planning to take on the new year.

“Instead of a resolution this year we’ve decided to set an intention, picking a word and focusing on that word and letting that word guide you through the year,” Mariel Saldana says in the video.

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Holy Moly, Starbucks Just Released A New Hot Cocoa Flavor And We Cannot Wait To Try It

Holy Moly, Starbucks Just Released A New Hot Cocoa Flavor And We Cannot Wait To Try It

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It’s been a long and tough year, but it’s FINALLY December. We’re looking for one last little boost to get us through to 2017, and it looks like Starbucks has just the thing. Starting today, you can get Snickerdoodle Hot Cocoa at participating locations. You heard me right: Snickerdoodle.

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It’s Snowing In Hawaii Right Now, And We Can’t Wait To Visit

It’s Snowing In Hawaii Right Now, And We Can’t Wait To Visit

07 January 2009: Professional surfer from Hawaii, CJ Kanuha, taking a break from surfing and doing the unimaginable-- Snowboarding in Hawaii. Kanuha was one of several individuals who ventured to the top of 13, 755 ft Mauna Kea mountain on Hawaii's 'Big Island' where a winter storm had deposited more than two feet of snow. Astronomy observatories can be seen in the background, along with Hawaiian snowman in foreground. (Photo by Kirk Aeder/Icon SMI/Icon Sport Media via Getty Images)
07 January 2009: Professional surfer from Hawaii, CJ Kanuha, taking a break from surfing and doing the unimaginable– Snowboarding in Hawaii. Kanuha was one of several individuals who ventured to the top of 13, 755 ft Mauna Kea mountain on Hawaii’s ‘Big Island’ where a winter storm had deposited more than two feet of snow. Astronomy observatories can be seen in the background, along with Hawaiian snowman in foreground. (Photo by Kirk Aeder/Icon SMI/Icon Sport Media via Getty Images)

Snow cones in a snow storm? Yes please!

The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea, two of Hawaii’s tallest volcanoes, after a blanket of snow fell on their summits overnight and heavy bursts continue.

While visitors laze on Big Island beaches below, “significant amounts of snow” are expected to continue through the weekend at altitudes above 11,000 feet. Snowfall could pile up some 20 to 30 inches through Saturday, local news station Hawaii News Now reports.

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This Edible Chocolate Manicure Is Too Much

This Edible Chocolate Manicure Is Too Much

Chocolate is great. Nail art is great. Eating is great. Edible chocolate nail art is… not so great.

New Zealand-based nail technician and YouTuber Jessie, who goes by NaileditNZ, recently decided to do something a “wee bit crazy.” In lieu of her typically impressive and very real nail art designs, she posted a parody tutorial for edible chocolate nails.

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5 Things To Know About Pixar’s Dia De Los Muertos Movie ‘Coco’

5 Things To Know About Pixar’s Dia De Los Muertos Movie ‘Coco’

It’s been a long journey for “Coco,” Pixar’s Day of the Dead animated film.

When the movie was first announced in 2012, it had no title and no clear focus besides being centered around Mexico’s Día de los Muertos celebrations, which begin on Oct. 31 and end on Nov. 2. But now Pixar and director Lee Unkrich, who worked on “Toy Story 3,” have begun to reveal the cast, plot details and concept art for the film.

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