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#blackexcellence of the week: a morehouse college student turns lil uzi vert’s “xo tour llif3” into a biology lesson called “xy cell llif3”

Morehouse student Julien Turner is enrolled in a Biology course for non-majors and decided to remix emo hip-hop artist Lil’ Uzi Vert’s 2017 hit “XO Tour Lif3” for his extra-credit assignment. The video currently has 684,913 views & 26k likes on YouTube to date while garnering 150,000 retweets on Twitter.

While the Uzi’s song talks about substance abuse, betrayal, and suicide, Turner turns the verse and hook of the track into a lesson about cellular biology. The video was filmed on Morehouse’s campus.

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#blackexcellence of the week: brown-boys lemonade creators anthony and ja’den anderson 🍋

10-Year-Old Anthony Anderson and 6-year old Ja’Den Anderson, are the creators of Brown Boys Lemonade. Both boys told Atlanta’s Morning Rush them that they, “strive to produce the best lemonade in the world,” with the goal of motivating other “Brown Boys” to pursue their dreams of becoming entrepreneurs and financially literate.