Glenn Lewis Cooks Up Grown-Up Soul [INTERVIEW]

Glenn Lewis Cooks Up Grown-Up Soul [INTERVIEW]

by Michael A. Gonzales

Eleven years ago, Canadian-born soul singer Glenn Lewis released his American debut World Outside My Window (featuring the… Read More

Shelby J., Vocalist in Prince’s ​NPG Super-Band, Going Solo<br />

Shelby J., Vocalist in Prince’s ​NPG Super-Band, Going Solo

by Sun Singleton

You may not have heard of Shelby J., but trust and believe, you’ve heard Shelby J. For instance, you’ve… Read More

Lincoln Park Music Festival Takes Newark

Lincoln Park Music Festival Takes Newark

by Michael Arceneaux

Contrary to what crotchety, aging conservative pundits claim on FOX News and talk radio, there are Black people doing their… Read More

Who Killed the Funk?

Who Killed the Funk?

by Michael A. Gonzales

Reading Love, Peace, and Soul, author Erika Blount Danois’ excellent upcoming book on the groundbreaking Soul… Read More

Sonic Boom: The Week’s Hottest Music

Sonic Boom: The Week’s Hottest Music

Robin Thicke, “Ooo La La” Robin Thicke continues his tradition of love and falsettos with this mid-tempo diddy… Read More

Bringing the National Museum of African American Music to Life

Bringing the National Museum of African American Music to Life

by Chris Williams

  There are museums across the country that uplifts the contributions of Black artists, but there has yet to be an institution dedicated… Read More

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Dyana Williams: Godmother of Black Music Month

[INTERVIEW]
Dyana Williams: Godmother of Black Music Month

by Chris Williams

On June 7, 1979, President Jimmy Carter issued a decree to honor the extraordinary contributions made by black musicians across the… Read More

Unlocking the Truth

Meet Unlocking The Truth: Three 11-Year Old Metal Heads from...Brooklyn

by #teamEBONY

Rock and roll sprang directly from the blues and gospel roots of African-Americans. Ike Turner. Chuck Berry. Little Richard. Metalcore… Read More

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Wale: Success Is the Best Revenge [INTERVIEW]

by Donovan X. Ramsey

Wale wears his success like a too-tight suit: snug, but maybe a bit uncomfortable. The 28-year-old MC just scored the first number… Read More

Martha Wash on Aging in the Music Business

Martha Wash on Aging in the Music Business

by Souleo

With over 30 years in the music business, dance music diva Martha Wash refuses to let age slow her down. But… Read More

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