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Death of the Communicator

The State of Black Radio:
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by Raqiyah Mays

The summertime’s sudden firing of Hot 97 morning show co-host K-Foxx left her describing the experience as “liberating.”… Read More

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[BLACK ALT] Deep Cotton Drop ‘Fixtape’ for Urban Music

by Kyle G. Dargan

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Najee Feels the Spirit of George Duke on New Album

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The spirit of the late jazz legend, George Duke was with multi-instrumentalist, Najee during the recording of his latest album Read More

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MeLo-X ft. Cheri Coke, “Remember Remember” The bells and wind chimes that drive the beat set a good backdrop… Read More

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by Matthew Allen

Robert Glasper is a devotee of J Dilla, so it’s appropriate to say that with the recording of Black Radio 2—his… Read More

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Christian Scott Blows Up Jazz Conventions [INTERVIEW]

by Shannon J. Effinger

Thirty-year-old jazz trumpeter Christian Scott (a.k.a. Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah) has garnered both praise from critics and jazz… Read More

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The Week’s Hottest Music

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Gyptian, Sex, Love & Reggae Gyptian’s latest studio album, Sex, Love & Reggae… Read More

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Earlier this week Revolt TV, the latest venture spawned from the mind of Sean “Diddy” Combs, was introduced into the… Read More

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The Sound of Philadelphia

[VINTAGE VISION]
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