EBONY Magazine August 2015 Fade to White

FADE TO WHITE:
Black Music, White Artists=Big Money

by Juan Thompson

From blue-eyed soul to straight-up theft, Black music has long been imitated and acculturated by Whites. Fed up with her… Read More

Yes, Africa Has Superheroes Too

Yes, Africa Has Superheroes Too

by Suede

Straight outta Butterworth, South Africa, son of the Eastern Cape soil, Loyiso Mkize is in total control. “Good things come… Read More

Kyle

KYLE:
From the Westside with Fun

by Daniel Kerry

Known for upbeat lyrics and a general air of positivity, KYLE is one of the most charismatic and genuinely Read More

Bonkaz Gets to the Heart of Grime [INTERVIEW]

Bonkaz Gets to the Heart of Grime [INTERVIEW]

by Cory Townes

The power of rap music and hip-hop culture can be identified as “un-escapable” in 2015, from Brownsville to Beverly Hills… Read More

Mariah Carey

HIP HOP AND HIGH NOTES:
25 Years of Mariah Carey

by Brannon Smith

Is she Tommy’s puppet? Does she really write her own songs? Why is she trying to sing Black? Wait…is she Black? Since… Read More

Wesley Snipes Says Don’t Hate ‘The Player’ [INTERVIEW]

Wesley Snipes Says Don’t Hate ‘The Player’ [INTERVIEW]

by Crystal Shaw King

Toblerone deliciousness. That’s how Wesley Snipes describes his role on the brand new NBC thriller, The Player. Maybe… Read More

Teedra Moses

Is Teedra Moses' 'Cognac' XO?

by Michael Arceneaux

There is an ever-increasing debate about the importance of the album in the digital era, which places far greater significance on… Read More

POWER Premiere

‘Power’ Finale: Ghost Is Dead [REACTION]

by Kyra Kyles

Even the based god that is Rick Fox was mesmerized by it.    (function(d, s, id)… Read More

‘Straight Outta Compton’ Stars Speak Out [INTERVIEW]<br />

‘Straight Outta Compton’ Stars Speak Out [INTERVIEW]

by Najja Parker

Straight Outta Compton isn’t your average biopic. It doesn’t just tell the history of N.W.A… Read More

N.W.A Gives Birth to Street Knowledge in ‘Straight Outta Compton’

N.W.A Gives Birth to Street Knowledge in ‘Straight Outta Compton’

by Aliya S. King and Miles Marshall Lewis

Hip-hop changed forever after a chance meeting at an unusual place: the Roadium swap meet in Torrance, California. There, Eric “Eazy-E”… Read More

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