The Shade Room
The Shade Room is a media company that offers celebrity and entertainment news on an hourly basis.
- How The Shade Room turned Instagram gossip into a media empire Fast Company
Since The Shade Room launched in 2014, it's gone from a small-time gossip account to a full-blown pop culture powerhouse. The Shade Room's spin on hot ...
- Angelica Nwandu, Founder Of The Shade Room, On Starting A Media Company With No VC Money Forbes
Angelica Nwandu is the founder of The Shade Room, the Instagram-based media company with close to 15M followers. In 2018, an Instagram based media ...
- The Shade Room, a Top Instagram Celebrity and Gossip Publisher, Unveils First Slate of Original Series (EXCLUSIVE) Variety
The Shade Room, a top Instagram-based media publisher focused on black culture, entertainment and celebrity gossip, is launching three new original series ...
- The Shade Room Turns Five, and the Founder, Angie Nwandu, Spills Her Secrets to Success MarieClaire.com
In celebration of popular gossip and Black culture site the Shade Room turning five, it's founder, Angie Nwandu takes us behind the curtains to see how they get ...
- Jason Lee Unlocks the Keys to His Budding Hollywood Media Empire Black Enterprise
Hollywood Unlocked founder and reality TV star Jason Lee has become the face of a growing media company despite his critics.
- The Shade Room Is Ruthless, Uplifting and Unapologetically Black ELLE.com
The Shade Room, founded by Angie Nwandu, has fundamentally changed how pop culture news is delivered, consumed, and interacted with. At the same time, ...
- Home Depot turns Arizona family's dream kitchen into 6-month remodel nightmare AZCentral
Six months after Mena Parra paid Home Depot $17000 for a kitchen remodel, she cooks meals in her backyard and cleans dishes in a makeshift sink in her ...
- Living off the Land: Improving the green space in front of your business or home Post Register
At this time of year, with sweltering temperatures and lots of sunshine, it's not that fun to walk around on black asphalt parking lots or roads. Picture this in your.
- Robert Allen Duralee starts fresh in Brooklyn, Behr names its color of the year, and more Business of Home
It's Tuesday, the best day of the week—at least, for the BOH news desk. In our weekly digest, find a roundup of need-to-know (and nice-to-know) news.
- The Big Business of Scavenging in Postindustrial America The New York Times
The U.S. produces more garbage than any other nation in the world per capita. Here's how scrappers are turning that waste into a $32 billion business.
- Angelica Nwandu On Creating A Blueprint For The Shade Room Forbes
Founder of The Shade Room, Angelica Nwandu, is spilling the tea on building the popular Instagram-based media brand after quitting her corporate job.
- All the Adorable Mobile Bar Carts That'll Come to Your Philly Wedding Philadelphia magazine
Mobile bar carts are a cute new way to serve drinks at a wedding or other event. Here are the cutest ones that serve the Philadelphia area.
- The Shade Room is profitable and not interested in acquisition TechCrunch
Angelica Nwandu, creator of The Shade Room, joined our own Anthony Ha on the stage of TechCrunch Disrupt to discuss the growth of her Instagram-first ...
- Instagram Wants Memers to Like It Again The Atlantic
After a series of account purges, meme pages are at war with their platform. Now Instagram is trying to smooth things over.
- Khloe Kardashian Back to Business With 'Basketball Wives' Star Evelyn Lozada Amid Jordyn Woods Drama Yahoo Entertainment
Khloe Kardashian has no time for the new Jordyn Woods drama and was all about her business with best friend Khadijah Haqq and “Basketball Wives” star ...
- Three Years of Misery Inside Google, the Happiest Company in Tech WIRED
Sexual harassment. Hate speech. Employee walkouts. The Silicon Valley giant is trapped in a war against itself. And there's no end in sight.
- The best hiking pants of 2019: Columbia, Fjallraven, and more Business Insider
Hiking is a great hobby activity, but it also requires a lot of different gear to make sure you're being safe. These are the best hiking pants.
- Meek Mill Reveals Joint Record Label Venture With Jay-Z: Dream Chasers Celebrity Insider
According to the latest reports, Meek Mill and Jay-Z have been fighting for the prison reform together, and now their collaboration expands in the.
- How I Started The Shade Room - Angelica Nwandu Get That Life Cosmopolitan.com
When she came up with the idea for The Shade Room (TSR) in 2014, a news site that follows trending stories and the actions of celebrities in real time, Angelica ...
- Art exhibitions on display this week in Las Vegas Las Vegas Review-Journal
'Pressure'. UNLV Bachelor of Fine Art graduates Reymarc Dayauon, Alex Kereczman, Piotr Potoczny and Justin Velasco examine what pressure means to them ...
- Cardi admits she misses sex with Offset, claps back at The Shade Room TheGrio
Cardi B has Twitter abuzz with her lust for her estranged husband Offset and her strong and no deleted clapback to The Shade Room.
- Ornamental grasses a colorful must for any garden Marysville Globe
By Steve Smith. Ornamental grasses are an interesting class of perennials. They have some unique qualities that make them an essential part of my borders.
- Why Facebook gave the boot to The Shade Room CNNMoney
The removal of a popular gossip website's Facebook page has alarmed some in digital media, but the social media giant told CNNMoney that it was taken down ...
- Brewery news: Pineville’s Middle James will cater to sports fans, offer ‘upscale bar food’ Charlotte Observer
Most breweries these days have run clubs, cycling groups or yoga nights. But when Middle James Brewing Co. opens in Pineville this Friday, they'll have ...
- Creative mind of Mishawaka artist John Claeys 'just never stops' Goshen News
MISHAWAKA — John Claeys' house is a time machine. The Mishawaka artist calls home a two-story building that blends in with the surrounding neighborhood.
- The Shade Room CEO Angie Nwandu Gives ESSENCE All The Tea On Their New Fashion Collection! Essence
The Shade Room has partnered with the ShoeDazzle fashion empire in hopes of adding more sparkles and rainbows to our summer wardrobes. When TSR ...
- Cardi B Blasts The Shade Room For Fueling Drama Between Artists [Video] Hip-Hop Wired
More and more celebrities seem to be speaking out against The Shade Room as of late, Cardi B being one of them.
- The Shade Room Founder Angie Nwandu Is Creating A Digital Media Empire Essence.com
ESSENCE's Future 15 list spotlights Black millennial disruptors who are creating a new definition for success. Meet tomorrow's greatest influencers today.
- The Shade Room’s Angie Nwandu is coming to Disrupt NY TechCrunch
While many traditional publishers are figuring out their social media strategies, The Shade Room has already built an Instagram-centric media juggernaut.
- The Founders of the Shade Room, Zume, and Zola Talk Success at Marie Claire's Power Trip Event MarieClaire.com
What do a shade-thrower, a wedding planner, and a pizza-lover all have in common? They're all female CEOs living their dreams and making it big. The three ...
- Diddy May Have A New Girlfriend — See Their Steamy Pics iHeartRadio
Diddy may have a new lady in his life. On Friday (May 31), The Shade Room shared photos and videos of the business mogul snuggled up to a mystery woman.
- Tami Roman Quits 'Basketball Wives' — Here's Why She Left the Show Distractify
In a surprising reality TV twist, Tami Roman quits 'Basketball Wives' — but why? Here's why she isn't going to be on any of the upcoming seasons.
- The Summer of Elizabeth Warren GQ
GQ's Julia Ioffe talks with Elizabeth Warren on the campaign trail about Hillary Clinton's trailblazing, Donald Trump's attention, and Warren's biggest pitch of all: ...
- How The Shade Store Can Help You Hack Window Treatments Forbes
When it comes to window treatments, there's an easy way to bridge the gap between DIY and hiring an interior designer.
- Meet Thatcher Wine: the 'celebrity bibliophile' you didn't know you needed The Guardian
He sounds like a Brexit party candidate. In fact, he is the latest mind-body-spirit magnate gifted to us by Gwyneth Paltrow.
- Construction starts on Foster + Partners' 54-storey Philippine tower - News GCR
Construction work has begun on Estate Makati, a 54-storey tower in Manila's Makati business district and UK architect Foster + Partners' first project in the ...
- 50 Cent’s Biggest Beefs of 2019: Who and Why Complex
50 Cent is constantly beefing. From Ja Rule to Teairra Mari, here are his biggest feuds of 2019 (and why they're happening).
- 10 questions with ‘The Shade Room’ founder Angie Nwandu Rolling Out
You might be familiar with “The Shade Room's” 24/7 approach to publishing celebrity gossip in real time on social media, but you might not know who runs this ...
- Minus ponytail, Casimero hits scale just right Philippine Star
Johnriel Casimero flirted with disaster yesterday when he tipped the scales a shade over the limit of 118 pounds for the defense of his interim WBO ...
- Community Calendar Troy Daily News
FYI. Contact Editor Melody Vallieu at email@example.com or by phone at (937) 552-2131 to list your free calendar items for nonprofit events. Today.
- Instagram critics pan Future’s photo featuring his kids rolling in cash Atlanta Journal Constitution
Atlanta rapper Future has received some negative reactions after posting an Instagram story featuring his children drowning in cash.
- The Shade Room Is Coming For The Gossip Industry's Wig BuzzFeed News
How the celebrity gossip site The Shade Room — launched by 25-year-old Angie Nwandu, who grew up in foster care — is figuring things out faster than ...
- The Shade Store Launches the Sunbrella Solar Collection PRNewswire
PORT CHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shade Store, a leading resource for premium custom window treatments, announces the launch of ...
- Future’s IG story showing his kids with wads of cash trolled as ‘tacky and ghetto’ by fans TheGrio
Atlanta rapper Future is facing backlash for posting an Instagram story under the caption #BigMood that shows his children posing with wads of cash. The IG ...
- WI vs IND | Antigua Day 1 Talking Points - The Caribbean pace revolution and Hanuma Vihari’s unfinished business SportsCafe
On the rain-affected first day, India ended with 203/6 with Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja batting in the middle when rain forced the umpires to call for early ...
- 21 Savage Claps Back at Social Media Personality Who Tried It: ‘Looking Like You Drink Embalming Fluid’ Complex
21 Savage embodied his moniker by hitting one notable social media personality with a savage clap back.
- Instagram’s TMZ New York Times
Rather than stalking stars in Beverly Hills, The Shade Room prowls their social-media profiles.
- The Shade Room Creators Tell Us How The Tea Is Really Spilled Refinery29
MSNBC has 147K followers on Instagram. CNN has 3 million. Fox New has 1.3 million. TMZ has 1.4 million. E! News has 7.9 million. The Shade Room, however ...
- Cardi B: Rapper Blames Shaderoom Editor for Harassment on Her Instagram Eurweb.com
Cardi B says that The ShadeRoom only post rumours about her and questions why they don't post about her success or whenever she has good things going ...
- Blac Chyna's Mom Slams Her In EXPLOSIVE Post After Quitting Reality Show iHeartRadio
Blac Chyna's mom will not be on the next season of her daughter's reality show. | iHeartRadio.
- Facebook suddenly shuts down The Shade Room The Grio
A go-to for your daily dose of ratchet news, The Shade Room's Facebook page was deleted by the social media conglomerate on Monday. With over 4.4 million ...
- The Shade Store Launches Exclusive Collection with AERIN PRNewswire
PORT CHESTER, N.Y., Dec. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shade Store, a leading resource for premium custom window treatments, announces the launch of ...
- Cardi B Blasts TheShadeRoom & Tells Them To Stop Posting Her RapCurrent
Cardi B goes off on "TheShadeRoom" blog and warns them about posting her. Cardi is reportedly upset about the business tactics that they use.
- Blueface Instagrams Domestic Drama Between Himself, Mom & Sister HipHopDX
A dispute between Blueface and his family has been playing out for the world to see on social media. The public part of the drama began when the “Thotiana” ...
- What We Know About 'Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood' Castmates Lil Fizz and Apryl Jones' Dating Rumors Showbiz Cheat Sheet
Those who keep up with Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood got a shock this week after hearing that Lil Fizz and Apryl Jones are in a relationship. Why is it such a shock ...
- Facebook Deletes The Shade Room’s Account for Copyright Violations Eurweb.com
Fans of the popular gossip outlet The Shade Room were shocked to check in with the site on Monday, only to find it had been deleted without explanation.
- What Happened With Jackie Aina And Fashion Nova? Revelist
Jackie Aina revealed to her followers that she no longer works with Fashion Nova because of the brand's bad size-inclusivity and colorism practices.
- Nipsey Hussle Murder News: Business Partner Said That The Late Rapper Was Trying To Save The Killer Who C... Celebrity Insider
It seems that more and more people decide to talk about the man who was Nipsey Hussle. They all have something in common: they loved him and said.
- NBCBLK28: Angelica Nwandu: The Lady Behind The Shade NBCNews.com
When Nwandu launched The Shade Room in 2014 her goal was to create a platform where you could receive a dose of buzzy stories and celeb gossip in real ...
- Ariana Fletcher Takes to Instagram After G Herbo's Battery Arrest, Claims He Beat Her Newsweek
Ariana Fletcher took to Instagram on Thursday claiming her ex, Chicago rapper G Herbo, "beat the f***" out of her. Though the post was quickly removed from her ...
- Future bemoans 'fake love' in mopey Instagram vids Page Six
Future posted an odd series of videos to his Instagram story on Tuesday, criticizing his inner circle – specifically his kids' mothers who he's “got love for” -- for ...
- R. Kelly's Estranged Daughter Buku Abi Speaks Out on Her Father: 'Devastated Is an Understatement' Billboard
On Thursday (Jan. 10), the "Ignition" crooner's estranged daughter Buku Abi (given name Joann Kelly) took to her Instagram story to speak out.
- 50 Cent Was Out With This Black Ink Crew: Chicago Star and TBH, I'm Shook? VH1.com
50 Cent was spotted out on a date with Black Ink Crew Chicago's Nikki Nicole.
- Young Thug on video of his daughter driving a car: ‘Never would I put my child’s life in danger&rs Atlanta Journal Constitution
Atlanta rapper Young Thug has released a statement disassociating himself from the alarming footage of his young daughter driving a car.
- R. Kelly's Girlfriend Azriel Clary Declares Her Love For The Singer HotNewHipHop
She also wants everyone to mind their business because she's a 'grown ass woman.' One of R. Kelly's reported girlfriends is addressing rumors that she's been.
- Old Video Surfaces of Bow Wow Dissing Ciara: 'I Had This B*tch First' The Source
Bow Wow is no stranger to getting dragged on the Internet. The rapper-actor recently got dragged for an old video that surfaced of him dissing Ciara.
- Ray J Invested $5 Million In A Cannabis And CBD Management Company Celebrity Insider
It seems that Ray J has been making some money moves these days. According to the latest reports brought by The Shade Room, he's made quite an.
- 3 interesting facts about The Shade Room’s Chantel Kelli Rolling Out
Chantel Kelli is a veteran in the game of writing. As a child, she wrote at a feverish pace through numerous opportunities in her hometown of Pittsburg, ...
- Jacquees gets dragged on social media for calling himself 'king of R&B' Dayton Daily News
R&B singer Jacquees has had a year full of buzz -- from his unauthorized but popular remake of Ella Mai's “Trip” to the release of his debut album “4275.
- Bow Wow is Beefing With These Two Love & Hip Hop Ladies For Very Different (and Shady!) Reasons VH1.com
Bow Wow wanted all the problems with Erica Mena and Dreamdoll for seemingly no reason at all.
- Blac Chyna Allegedly Throws Drink At Alexis Skyy, Fight Breaks Out iHeartRadio
Things got ugly between Blac Chyna and Alexis Skyy over the weekend. The reality stars got into a physical fight while at a private party in Los Angeles Saturday ...
- Matt Barnes Supports Rob Kardashian, Feuds with Blac Chyna After Winning His Own Custody Battle PEOPLE.com
The former basketball player commented on an Instagram post with a fist as a show of support for Rob Kardashian as he seeks to lower child support payments.
- Tory Lanez Denies He Staged Alleged Colorism Video MadameNoire
Lanez says he had no involvement after a model and the video music director claimed he staged an alleged colorism incident captured on tape.
- Comedian DJ Pryor and 19-Month-Old Son Kingston Star in Denny's Commercial For Father's Day Newsweek
Comedian DJ Pryor and 19-month-old Baby Kingston got an endorsement deal after a video last week of the pair went viral. In the video, the father-son duo had ...
- Rihanna Gives Fans A Behind-The-Scenes Look At The Making Of Her New Album iHeartRadio
It's pretty clear, Rihanna is sick and tired of people asking "Where's the album?" In response to her fans three-plus years of questioning about the whereabouts of ...
- Business of Home Talks to Joanna Saltz About Her Vision for House Beautiful, Nate Berkus Debuts Second Shade Store Line, and More News This Week Architectural Digest
Between collection launches, architecture announcements, museum openings, and more, it's hard to keep on top of all the news in the design world. Enter the ...
- How these 6 retailers are building omnichannel brands Business of Home
Opening the doors to a store is just one step of today's retail equation. You need an e-commerce platform, an Instagram strategy and a direct mail program—i...
- Chris Brown and Offset get into heated exchange over 21 Savage memes TheGrio
Singer Chris Brown unleashed a barrage of expletives on social media after Migos member Offset called him out for sharing a meme that allegedly mocked ...
- Jess, There's Nothing Hilarious About Bigotry The Root
Jessica 'Jess Hilarious' Moore attends the 2018 Pre-Emmy Party hosted by Entertainment Weekly and L'Oreal Paris on September 15, 2018 in Los Angeles, ...
- Cam'ron Claims He Left JuJu For Threatening Becky Business Partner | The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media Hip-Hop Wired
For those who don't know, Cam'ron can be very petty. The Dipset general decided to clear the air in regards to why he broke up with JuJu once and for all in a ...
- Instagram Model Accused of Coming Between Cardi B & Offset Speaks Out E! Online
Bodak Yellow artist announced on Tuesday that she and Migos rapper were splitting.
- Now This Is Love! Boyfriend Goes Viral After Wearing His Girlfriend's Makeup To Help Promote Her Business Essence
A boyfriend with a sense of humor who isn't afraid to support his woman publicly no matter what? We have to stan!
- Teyana Taylor Goes Off On The Money Team Associate Who Allegedly Disrespected Her HotNewHipHop
The Snapchat clip shows an irate Taylor. Someone unleashed the Teyana Taylor's' inner beast and she didn't care who witnessed it. Taylor was at an event ...
- Blac Chyna Unleashes On Matt Barnes Over This Rude AF Comment BET
Blac Chyna had tons of time today. After news broke that her ex, Rob Kardashian, filed a motion to have his monthly child support payments decreased, the ...
- Chris Brown Denies Leaving Insulting Comments on Ex-Girlfriend Karrueche Tran's Photo with Boyfriend Victor Cruz TooFab
UPDATE at 9:15 a.m. PT on 6/14/19: Chris Brown has taken to his Instagram Story to deny he was the one who posted the comments on Victor Cruz's page.
- Jess Hilarious Responds To Sister Exposing She Had Her Body Done, #BlackTwitter Chimes In HelloBeautiful
Comedienne Jess Hilarious can't seem to catch a break. The Instagram comic turned TV star is receiving backlash for "lying" about getting her body done.
- Videos Surface Of 50 Cent In Heated Altercation With This Rapper Who Approached Him During A Date BET
As shown in the footage, the exchange almost came to blows after the rapper asks 50 this question.
- This Is Why These Love & Hip Hop Hollywood Stars Spent Their Weekend Feuding on the Gram VH1.com
It's no secret that the cast of Love & Hip Hop Hollywood stays spicy and ready to fight, even when they're no longer on the show. Over the weekend, Miss Nikki ...
- JuJu Responds To Cam'ron: "I'll Keep My Receipts To Myself" HotNewHipHop
The reality star says she 'will never stoop down' to his level. Cam'ron and JuJu are exes at odds as a two-word comment has led to the pair going tit-for-tat...
- LisaRaye Calls Out Nicole Murphy For Being A Husband Stealer | The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media Hip-Hop Wired
Yesterday (July 22) Eddie Murphy's ex-wife Nicole Murphy had the internet talking after she was caught smooching married movie director Antoine Fuqua.
- The Clout Cloud: Student spurs online influence with social media brand The Commonwealth Times
At the wooden desk in his small apartment bedroom, sophomore Ilias Anwar was checking his phone again. His business page on Instagram finally surpassed ...
- 27 black founders and investors to watch in 2019 PitchBook News & Analysis
This Black History Month, we're highlighting 27 founders and investors who are leaving their marks on venture capital and tech.
- EP Randall Emmett Pays 50 Back After Rapper Bullies Him On Instagram Complex
Power executive producer Randall Emmett should have consulted Teairra Mari because if there's one thing 50 Cent doesn't play about it's his money. Since he ...
- Instagram is an engagement powerhouse Axios
Despite having less than half of Facebook's monthly active users (MAUs), Instagram's top 10 accounts generate more than 6 times more interactions than ...
- Swae Lee’s Girlfriend Accuses Him Of Cheating, Then Leaks His Number… Hip-Hop Wired
The rapper and his on-again-off-again girlfriend have called it quits...again.
- ‘L&HH’s Papoose Shades Joe Budden For Failed Romance To Cyn Santana: ‘Speaking Of Weddings’ Hollywood Life
Papoose shades Joe Budden about his split from Cyn Santana in new Instagram comment. See it here.
- Is Singer Cassie Pregnant? Rumors Swirl About Diddy’s Ex International Business Times
Is Cassie pregnant? The R&B singer and model is allegedly expecting her first child with her personal trainer boyfriend Alex Fine. Although the Shade Room did ...
- Inmate Starts A Clothing Line From Jail Using Dental Floss And A Paperclip To Sew BET
Tiffany Nicole chats with Lupita Nyong'o, Tessa Thompson, Billy Porter and Lena Waithe about their stunning camp-themed getups for the 2019 Met Gala.
- South L.A. intersection will be renamed after Nipsey Hussle NBCNews.com
The intersection of Slauson Avenue and Crenshaw Boulevard will be renamed in honor of the late rapper Nipsey Hussle.
- Kimbella & Juelz Santana Wedding Photos HelloBeautiful
Kimbella and Juelz Santana officially tied the knot last night in a ceremony attend by their celebrity friends. The newlyweds were all smiles as they danced the ...