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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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David Bowie's Heroes Covered by Janelle Monae

by #teamEBONY

Janelle Monae covers David Bowie for new Pepsi campaign. Ask Janelle Monae if she was scared or nervous to cover… Read More

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Frankie Knuckles, the Godfather of House Music, Speaks! [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]

by Margena A. Christian

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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What’s the Greatest Marvin Gaye Song of All Time? [POLL]

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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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The Legacy of Shirley Caesar [INTERVIEW]

by Krystion Obie Nelson

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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Bas In Your Face:
J. Cole's First Protege Promises to Deliver

by Donwill

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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‘My Brother, Marvin’:
Zeola Gaye Speaks

by Madison J. Gray

On April 1, 1984, Marvin Gaye was infamously shot to death after a domestic dispute with his father in their Los Angeles home one… Read More

Alicia Keys

[NEW MUSIC] Alicia Keys + Kendrick Team Up for ‘Spider-Man 2’

by Starrene Rhett Rocque

Alicia Keys ft. Kendrick Lamar, “It’s On Again” Alicia Keys and Kendrick Lamar teamed up for this tune… Read More

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New Michael Jackson Album Coming Soon

by #teamEBONY

New music from Michael Jackson coming soon. On May 13, Epic Records, in conjunction with the Estate of Michael… Read More

Bots

INTRODUCING The Bots! [NEW MUSIC]

Sixteen-year-old Anaiah Lei (drums, vocals) and 20-year-old Mikaiah Lei (guitar, vocals) formed their popular garage rock band… Read More

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