Whether you’re still recovering from your food coma or trapped in by all the doorbuster kitchen appliances you’ll never use, ease into the weekend with 5 things that happened in pop culture this week.
1. Jay-Z gets candid
Mr. Carter himself sat down for a candid interview to open up about a lot of personal topics ahead of his birthday bash Beyonce threw for him in Brooklyn. Jay-Z opens up about what it's like to see the immense pain you have caused someone written across their face. He says that he and bey use music as a form of therapy and he is proud of what she has put out recently. He also dedicates a little bit to discussing his relationship with Kanye. Check out the interview, here.
2. 2017 Grammy Nominees
One of the biggest nights in hollywood is quickly approaching as the 2017 Grammys nominees have been released. The list is bleeding talent, but the most interesting thing about the nominees isn’t the people nominated. This is the first time in 19 years that the nominees for album of the year do not include a white man. The nominees are Lorde-Melodrama, Kendrick Lamar- DAMN., Childish Gambino- Awaken, My Love, Bruno Mars- 24K Magic, and Jay- 4:44. For a full list of nominees head over, here.
3. Infinity War
Marvels fans were blessed with an early Christmas gift when the Infinity War trailer was released on Wednesday. The two minute and twenty five second trailer gave fans a peek at what's to come in May 2018. Take a look at the trailer for yourself, here.
4. Snapchat Glo Up
Snapchat is getting a facelift and tackling what it looks like to separate social and media. The new update will have a similar interface but will give users the option to swipe left to see content from those they have relationships with. If the user swipes right they will be greeted with customized content from publishers. If you’re interested in getting a glance at this facelift head over, here.
5. Prince Harry Changes the Monarch
Earlier this week it was announced that Prince Harry proposed to his girlfriend Meghan Markle, which some might say is an unpredictable choice. This proposal marks the end of a predictable royal monarch as she is an American Actress from LA!
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