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    Lupita Nyong’o is headed to Broadway!

    by · October 21, 2015

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    Today is...

    Officially Back To The Future Day! This only happens once in a lifetime so it’s a big deal.

    News of the Day:

    + Charli XCX officially premiered her SOPHIE produced track “Vroom Vroom” on Beats 1. It’s a total banger and will get you through the rest of the week.

    + Lupita Nyong’o will be making her Broadway debut in the play Eclipsed, a war drama written by actress and award-winning playwright Danai Gurira. Opening night is March 6, 2016 at the Golden Theatre.

    + OVO dropped some official “Hotline Bling” merch! This follows the long-awaited release of Drake’s “Hotline Bling” music video.

    + Ahmed Mohamed was invited to hang out with President Obama on Astronomy Night at the White House.

    + Watch the music video for Wet’s latest single, “Weak,” directed by Holly Blakey.

    Deal of the Day:

    30% off all clearance items at Steve Madden!

    Advice of the Day:

    “I just want to teach people how to be comfortable. Stop being so scared.”- Jaden Smith

    GIF of the Day:

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