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by Michael A. Gonzales

Back in 1967, when funky trumpeter Cynthia Robinson joined forces with musical visionary Sly Stone, most “girls” in band… Read More

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I realized I wasn't that young anymore when my oldest niece innocently asked me, “Is Aaliyah that singer who died… Read More

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Moving from Los Angeles to New York City in the summer of 2000 is the second wisest decision I’ve ever made. The first? Well… Read More

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Fade to White

by Juan Thompson

From blue-eyed soul to straight-up theft, Black music has long been imitated and acculturated by Whites. we take a look at the difference between… Read More

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Raheem DeVaughn & Leela James Headline Fall Tour

by Robyn Mowatt

Soul singers Raheem DeVaughn and Leela James will partner to co-headline a tour this fall. The Love ‘n Soul Experience will… Read More

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Jazz Joins the Protest Movement on ‘Breathless’

by Janelle Watkins

Terence Blanchard recently dropped his 20th album, Breathless, with his latest quintet, The E-Collective (featuring vocals… Read More

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by Ryan K. Smith

Tyrese Gibson lives on another planet. He said so himself… Read More

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by John Kennedy

Nicki Minaj, The Weeknd And Lil Wayne To Headline Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival Who doesn’t have a music… Read More

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'Ego Death' Gives (Reluctant) Birth to an Important Voice

by Michael Arceneaux

It’s easy to understand why Syd tha Kid, front woman of the increasingly impressive duo turned collective The Internet, has… Read More

Is African Music the New Pop Gold Rush?

Is African Music the New Pop Gold Rush?

by Suede

Sade, Seal and Jonathan Butler are all mind-blowing musicians who share a single common thread sown deeper than the music: they are… Read More

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