By Glennisha Morgan
With so many Black queer women flourishing in entertainment, ELIXHER decided to bring you a weekly round up. Every weekend, you can find out what’s happening on television, in music and everywhere in between. This week’s installment features Brittney Griner, Alsace Carcione and more.
ESPN W Features Brittney Griner In ‘Life Size’ Film
WNBA Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner was recently featured in ESPN W’s Nine for IX series. The film series features some of America’s most successful women athletes. Griner’s documentary, titled Life Size chronicles her experience playing basketball in China.
Check it out below.
Alsace Carcione Releases New Video
Hip hop artist Alsace Carcione recently released her new video titled, “Getting Rich.” It comes from her album Embryonic Paradigm. In the track, she talks about getting rich from reading encyclopedias instead of being misled by the media.
Watch it below.
Siya Prepares For the Premiere of ‘Sisterhood of Hip Hop’ & New Video
Oxygen has been gearing up for the release of their new upcoming reality series, Sisterhood of Hip Hop featuring women rappers Siya, Brianna Perry, Diamond, Bia and Nyemiah Supreme. The series debuts on August 12 at 9pm EST. Coinciding with the show, Siya will also be releasing her new music video, “One Hunnid.”
Check out the snippet below.
Glennisha Morgan serves as ELIXHER’s Entertainment Editor. She is the founder of The Fembassy (a blog that is solely dedicated to women MCs), a multimedia journalist, photographer and filmmaker. During her career she has interviewed people like Russell Simmons, La La Anthony, MC Lyte, Brittney Griner, Brendon Ayanbadejo, Laverne Cox, and Marsha Ambrosius. In 2010, Glennisha was featured in BET’s first original music documentary, ‘My Mic Sounds Nice.’ –