Mariah Carey’s NYE Performance Disaster and The Blame Game

Mariah Carey’s NYE Performance Disaster and The Blame Game

by LaToya Cross

Mariah Carey's team is playing the blame game following the singer's embarrassing TV moment Read More

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Nile Rodgers Announces New Music with Chic!

by LaToya Cross

It’s been 25 years since Nile Rodgers and Chic have jammed on an album together. But come 2017, that long-awaited gap will be closed... Read More

Blitz the Ambassador

Blitz The Ambassador’s Album ‘Diasporadical,’ Is Exactly the Magic We Need

by Britni Danielle

This year has been rough. Prince is dead, Ali is gone, and Donald Trump is the president-elect of the United States of America. With... Read More

saba

Meet Saba, the West Side Chicago Rapper Who Speaks Up and Speaks Out

by Shannon Powell

When Tahj Malik Chandler, better known by his stage moniker Saba, first came on the scene with his GETCOMFORTable project in 2012, he was... Read More

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Malcolm London on Activism and Using Art to Create Change

by Shannon Powell

My introduction to Malcolm London came at the first protest I ever attended. Hundreds of Chicagoans gathered outside of the police department headquarters to... Read More

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The Uproar Over Beyoncé’s CMA Performance Ignores Country Music’s Black Roots

by George Johnson

Beyonce performed at the Country Music Awards. No, you read that right. Not the BET or MTV Awards, or Grammys, but the CMAs. On... Read More

Jay Z  Working to Purchase Prince’s Unreleased Music

Jay Z Working to Purchase Prince’s Unreleased Music

by LaToya Cross

What does Jay Z not have his hands on? The entertainment mogul has come a long way since his days as a hustler in... Read More

Eric B. and Rakim are Back by Popular Demand!

Eric B. and Rakim are Back by Popular Demand!

by LaToya Cross

This ain't no joke! Read More

Nothing Compares To the Sounds of Prince!

Nothing Compares To the Sounds of Prince!

by LaToya Cross

Warner Bros. Records is slated to release new music from "The Purple One" in Nov and in 2017 Read More

Jamaica Honors Reggae Icon Peter Tosh With New Museum

Jamaica Honors Reggae Icon Peter Tosh With New Museum

by Britni Danielle

Known as one of the greatest reggae artists to ever grab the mic, Peter Tosh is finally getting his just due. Today, the Peter... Read More