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Beyoncé, Janelle Monáe, Jay Z + More Surprise at Coachella

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Beyoncé, Janelle Monáe, Jay Z + More Surprise at Coachella

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Solange, OutKast, Nas and Pharrell Bring Out Surprises at Coachella Weekend one of the popular Coachella Valley… Read More

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[VINTAGE VISION] Nas’s ‘Illmatic’ Turns 20

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When 20-year-old MC Nas released his stellar debut Illmatic two decades ago this month, I must’ve been on the only… Read More

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[AFRICAN CONNECTION]
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The influence of Africa and its culture are everywhere you look. Look no further than the World Music Institute’s second annual… Read More

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SZA Season: TDE’s 1st Lady Drops Debut [NEW MUSIC]

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SZA, “Sweet November” SZA has been consistent with new leaks from her forthcoming album, Z, which… Read More

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Leave Michael Jackson Alone

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In a combination of greed and not knowing when to leave well enough alone, Epic Records has announced that they will soon release… Read More

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Enduring: A DJ’s Dedication to Frankie Knuckles

by Kevin McFall

The summer of 1982, the last season of DJ Frankie Knuckles’s residency at the Warehouse club at 206 South Jefferson Street… Read More

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As a kid growing up in the South Bronx, the late Frankie Knuckles (who passed away March 31 at the age of 59) never dreamed of being… Read More

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Today marks the 30th anniversary of the death of Marvin Gaye, an irreplaceable presence in soul music that’s never been filled… Read More

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Shirley Caesar is a multi-award winning artist, pastor, and humanitarian. With a career that has spanned over six decades, the “First Lady of… Read More

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Embarking upon a creative path might be the loneliest road of them all. The future depends on your ability to imagine and create… Read More

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