Mash-Up Round-Up: Justice and Joy
The week of May 30, 2020, was hard.
This week, we have had enough of pain — so our newsletter is going to celebrate our joy. Stay alive, fam.
Lil Nas X did what he does best and remixed Elmo’s Song for the greatest collab of all time. If you haven’t seen this yet, you’re welcome.
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The Mash-Up Birders are assembling. We’re more than enjoying the newfound world of Central Park birding, Karens be damned. It’s still spring migration season, so get up early and listen for those warblers!
“You lot can’t rattle me. I’m not the guy to be rattled. I wasn’t raised by no weak people.”
via The Guardian
Congolese designer Anifa Mvuemba made fashion history, debuting her latest collection on Instagram Live using 3D models. You’ve never seen a fashion show like this.
via Teen Vogue
Goodbye to that single “flesh” colored crayon. Crayola took notes from the beauty industry and is releasing a new shade range to reflect ALL our colors.
via Chicago Sun Times
For the first time, the BET Awards will not happen in-person. BUT…that means everyone’s invited for BET 2020 with VIP access. Join the joy, the conversation, and the surprise performances — all on June 28th.
Tiffany Haddish’s “She Ready Chicken,” Patti LaBelle’s branzino, Eva Longoria’s arroz con pollo, Maya Rudolph’s Gatorade cocktail, and all the debates, love, laughs, and music that belong around a (virtual) table.