Lizz Wright’s soul-searching journey to ‘Freedom & Surrender’<br />

Lizz Wright’s soul-searching journey to ‘Freedom & Surrender’

by Souleo

The end of a relationship and a near-death incident are enough to make anyone take a step back. But for singer-songwriter Lizz… Read More

Made in America Prepares to Set Philly on Fire

Made in America Prepares to Set Philly on Fire

by Cory Townes

Ahhhhh, Labor Day weekend. The “end of summer.” As we prepare for chilly mornings, leaves changing and the smell of football… Read More

VMAs 2015: Kanye for Pres, Miley Still Not Sure ‘What’s Good’<br />

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Last night, MTV held its annual Video Music Awards, and keeping in line with other shows aired recent years, managed to… Read More

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Never turn down an invitation to Paisley Park. Less than a week after receiving an email invite to speak with 25-year-old producer… Read More

Prince Makes King Move with Tidal [INTERVIEW]

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"There have been other girls (in rap), Sandy “Pepa” Denton told the Los Angeles Daily News in 1987. “But… Read More

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Black Music, White Artists=Big Money

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

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As far as I’m concerned, Afropunk weekend is easily becoming one of the most anticipated times of the year, let alone… Read More

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Check out "This Is a Bus with Wings," the latest clip from acclaimed “artivist” Jessica Care Moore. The single drops… Read More

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

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