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by Michael A. Gonzales

Watching the recent Bad Boy Reunion Concert on the Today Show brought back many jiggy memories of yesteryear when the label launched by a lanky kid… Read More

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Corinne Bailey Rae Returns

by Matthew Allen

Taking long breaks from the music business is risky, but Corinne Bailey Rae has been very quiet for half a decade. After winning her second Grammy… Read More

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by Michael Arceneaux

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Azealia Banks’ Latest Rant Just Cost Her Some Cash

by Britni Danielle

Harlem rapper Azealia Banks may not be widely known for her music, but chances are you’ve heard her name mentioned a time or three because of… Read More

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Kamasi Washington Brings Aural Afrofuturism to Life

by Matthew Allen

The best kind of music is transcendent, and in order to achieve that level of expression, an artist must dig deep to obtain something meaningful… Read More

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Can White People Comment on Lemonade? Or Nah?

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

Lemonade releases and the world spins itself into a tizzy with all the questions. It’s been nearly a week since the release and the video event… Read More

Anita Baker Reflects: The Kindness of Prince

Anita Baker Reflects: The Kindness of Prince

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

It’s one thing to be a Prince fan. It’s a whole other thing to be a Prince friend, contemporary or a student. When you talk to people… Read More

Morris Day Jimmy Jam 50th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2008, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)

Jimmy Jam on Getting Fired – and Fired Up – by Prince

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

It’s true. Prince really did drive over to Jimmy Jam’s house and yell out his car “Can you make it funkier than this?!” In… Read More

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Sippin' on That Lemonade

by Matthew Allen

Ever since the bombshell of a video statement “Formation” fell out of the sky, Beyonce fans, affectionately known as the BeyHive, have… Read More

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