Music Is the Message

Music Is the Message

by #teamEBONY

Every generation has a singular place and time when the stars align and the world is gifted with a true musical genius. Granted, genius is a term… Read More

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Kenny Lattimore’s latest single “Love Me Back” could easily echo the performer’s sentiment about the music… Read More

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It’s been eight years since the inception of the inaugural Roots Picnic in Philadelphia. And after hearing infinite stories… Read More

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“I hope you all enjoy this, nah’mean? If it’s one thing I can say about this album, it’s that I wanted to… Read More

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Many have been weighing in on Lauryn Hill’s recently canceled show in Israel. However, few have heard or will know the story… Read More

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If you’re a soulhead and all-around music aficionado like yours truly, I’m willing to bet that while your record collection… Read More

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