Solange Knowles

The Must List: Ava DuVernay's 13th, Emily Blunt in The Girl on the Train, more


After being shut out of the best director category at the Oscars for her brilliant work on 2014’s Selma, filmmaker Ava DuVernay finds herself back in the awards season conversation, this time smack in the center of the best documentary race with 13th, a timely, necessary, overwhelmingly powerful chronicle of the American prison-industrial complex. 

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Solange Knowles' A Seat at the Table: EW Review

If you’re familiar with Solange Knowles through gossip websites, you know that she’s Beyoncé’s outspoken younger sister. But if you know the 30-year-old New Orleanian on her own terms through her music, you already understand that she’s been making it kaleidoscopically colorful and ever-changing since 2003, and stepping up her creativity and central role in its production as she progresses.

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Tina Knowles is the proudest mom after Solange drops A Seat at the Table

Solange Knowles dropped her new album, A Seat at the Table, early Friday morning and her mom is super excited about it. 

Tina Knowles Lawson, also the mother of Solange’s famous sister Beyoncé, took to social media to share her enthusiasm for her younger daughter’s new music, and revealed a few of her most-loved tracks — though she admits she’s struggling to pinpoint her favorite.

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Solange Knowles to release new album on Friday

New music is on the way from Solange Knowles.

The singer’s fourth studio album, A Seat at the Table, will be released Friday, she announced on social media.

The album is Knowles’ first since she released True in 2012. A Seat at the Table was written by Solange and features guest appearances from Lil’ Wayne, Q-Tip, The Dream, and her sister Beyoncé’s former Destiny’s Child collaborator, Kelly Rowland.

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