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INTRODUCING Chris Turner

This year, a rising tide of modern soul artists have emerged who resembles some lost tribe of Marvin Gaye. They prioritize old-school… Read More

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After more than 20 years in the music industry, Kurt Carr believes he is now walking in his purpose. His current CD, Bless This… Read More

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With awards season soon drawing to a close, gold plated statuettes have been doled out at both the Emmys and the Golden Globes to… Read More

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NAACP Image Awards: Celebrating Black Excellence [PHOTOS]

In a crazy world of constant gun violence (see Chicagoan casualty Hadiya Pendleton) and ratchet rappers like Trinidad James, an awards… Read More

Jamaica’s Jazz & Blues Fest Goes Soulful

Jamaica’s Jazz & Blues Fest Goes Soulful

by Miles Marshall Lewis

The 17th annual Jamaica Jazz & Blues festival was another rousing success this season, provided you’re not a concertgoer… Read More

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