Ambition versus friendship?
Uncomfortable brushes with mortality and gender.
The singer premieres her new EP.
However I look, I’m just as I should be.
And other things TLC, Destiny’s Child, En Vogue, and Erykah Badu taught me.
Just because you’re staying in doesn’t mean you don’t deserve elegance!
100 percent unscientifically verified constellations.
Songs about telling the truth.
“Everything we said and did and dressed was true to our hearts.”
Music that makes us feel like we’ve got a friend.
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