From Kanye to BDE, All the Pop Culture Moments of 2018

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Didn’t this year feel like a lifetime? Let me help refresh your memory on some of the most memorable moments in pop culture this year.

The Perfect Stormi

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Kylie Jenner jump-started the year by giving birth to Stormi Webster with boyfriend Travis Scott. Big sister, Kim Kardashian called the pregnancy the “best-kept secret of our generation.” I don’t think Kim understands the definition of secret, we knew she was pregnant, Kylie just didn’t confirm it.

(also, did anyone tear up while watching this video?)

The Year of Ariana Grande

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Ariana Grande and Mac Miller broke up after two years of dating

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Grande quickly rebound with SNL star Pete Davidson, and after a month of dating, the two were engaged/overexposed/overindulged, birthed the term Big Dick Energy, and then eventually they broke up. Now we’re forever grateful for “Thank u, next.”

We all fell in love with Ariana’s music with her two big hits, “God Is a Woman” and “Thank u, next”.

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez rekindled their crazy romance.

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But it didn’t last too long, and Justin Bieber rebounded with Hailey Baldwin, and the two got married.

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The Year’s Heartbreaks

Selena Gomez was hospitalized after suffering from an emotional breakdown.

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Beloved rapper Mac Miller and the artist who rapped “Fuck Donald Trump” passed away from suspected drug overdose. His last album, Swimming became his first #1 album on the Billboard Charts.

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Shortly revealing she had relapsed, Demi Lovato reportedly overdosed and hospitalized after years of addiction.

The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, sang her last song on August 16. She was 76 years old. Her cause of death was advanced pancreatic cancer. Aretha Franklin had an incredible long funeral service that caused a lot of controversies.

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The original food blogger, Anthony Bourdain broke millions of foodies hearts with his death.

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Fashionista’s first big girl purse designer, Kate Spade passed away from suicide.

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To All the Movies We Fell In Love With

To All the Boys I Loved Before released on Netflix, and we all fell in love with the teen flick and Noah Centineo.

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Crazy Rich Asians made history.

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Black Panther become more than a superhero film; it become a cultural moment for Black people.

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Who?

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Noah Cyrus and Lil Xan can had a very public break up, and we were all like who? What? Huh? What is happening? But couldn’t take our eyes away from all the social media posts from the two of them.

This is America!

Childish Gambino made shockwaves with his video “This Is America.”

Kanye West falls deeper in the Sunken Place and says a lot of ridiculousness and loves Donald Trump way more than anyone should admit.

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Everything is Love

Jayonce are one step away from becoming our Ashford & Simpson as the two dropped a secret duet album Everything Is Love and toured with On the Run II.

Beyonce shut down Coachella and it officially became Beychella!

Everyone fell in love with Queer Eye

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Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra randomly start dating, engaged, and married all within 6 months

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Lena Dunham said a lot of dumb shit.

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Jordan Peele becomes the first black screenwriter to win an Oscar

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A Very Royal Year

We had two royal weddings, as Meghan Markle and Prince Harry wed in May and Princess Eugenie married Jack Brooksbank in October.

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Kate Middleton and Prince William had their third child, Louis in April.

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced they are expecting their first child in Spring 2019.

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I definitely forgot something. What did I forget? May 2019 be even more crazier than 2018!

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