‘Get Out’ Receives Several Oscar Nominations!

    Photo: The Polytechnic   Get Out has rightfully received several major Oscar nominations.   The film was nominated for Best Picture, Best Lead Actor for Daniel Kaluuya, Best Director for Jordan Peele, and Best Original Screenplay.   Get Out receiving multiple Oscar nominations is exciting since the film was snubbed at the 75th annual Golden Globes.

Childish Gambino’s “Redbone” Is Now Double Platinum!

    Photo: JUKEBOX: DC   Childish Gambino’s “Redbone” single became certified double platinum by the RIAA on July 10.   The single appears on Gambino's Awaken, My Love album and has remained on the Billboard Hot 100 for 31 weeks. "Redbone" also peaked at #14 on the July 1, 2017, chart.   I first heard "Redbone" on the opening credits

Jordan Peele Is The 1st Black Rookie Director With $100M Film Debut!

    Photo: Getty Image   Thirty-eight-year-old Jordan Peele has made history with his film Get Out starring actor Daniel Kaluuya.   According to TheWrap, Get Out makes Peele the first black writer/director to earn $100 million with his debut movie.   Get Out surpassed its anticipated $24 million opening weekend. It achieved a $34 million showing, which set