Bilal

Bilal Drops ‘A Love Surreal’ With Making-Of Video

by Michael A. Gonzales

Philadelphia native Bilal Oliver grew up on church gospel while also grooving to John Coltrane and Steely Dan. Throughout his decade-plus… Read More

Magic Slim

Magic Slim Dies at 75

by #teamEBONY

Magic Slim, a younger contemporary of blues greats Muddy Waters and Howlin’ Wolf who helped shape the sound of Chicago’s… Read More

[THE WEEKLY READ]<br />
To the Harlem Shake Fakes...

[THE WEEKLY READ]
To the Harlem Shake Fakes...

by Michael Arceneaux

Dear Baauer, Let me start off by saying congratulations on winning the lottery by way of creating what looks to be 2013’s… Read More

Morgan Rhodes: Black Music’s Newest Tastemaker

Morgan Rhodes: Black Music’s Newest Tastemaker

by Marissa Wallace

An all-too-familiar feeling reverberated deeply with women across the globe recently as the universal languages of destructive heartbreak… Read More

Azealia Banks:<br />
A Pioneer with a Poor Choice of Words

Azealia Banks:
A Pioneer with a Poor Choice of Words

by Michael Arceneaux

Do I agree with Azealia Banks when she says… Read More

INTRODUCING Cavalier! [NEW MUSIC]

INTRODUCING Cavalier! [NEW MUSIC]

It’s difficult to make adult-driven rap music without referencing expensive clothing, foreign cars, multiple lovers and the… Read More

Sonic Boom: The Week’s Hottest Music

Sonic Boom: The Week’s Hottest Music

Azealia Banks – “Harlem Shake (remix)” First and foremost, you should know that Azealia Banks’s… Read More

Behind the scenes on D'Angelo's Voodoo.

D'Angelo's Voodoo

by #teamEBONY

Holdups and false starts kept  Read More

Emmett Till, shown in 1955 with his mother

Epic Pulls Track With Lil Wayne's Reference to Emmett Till

by #teamEBONY

Epic Records Chairman Antonio “L.A.” Reid has apologized to the family of slain civil rights figure  Read More

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