[INTERVIEW] Chuck D:<br />
A 'Hip Hop God' Speaks

[INTERVIEW] Chuck D:
A 'Hip Hop God' Speaks

by Chris Williams

Public Enemy remains as one of the most important groups in the history of music. They emerged on the burgeoning hip-hop scene in… Read More

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This year, a rising tide of modern soul artists have emerged who resembles some lost tribe of Marvin Gaye. They prioritize old-school… Read More

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Kurt Carr Receives His Blessing

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After more than 20 years in the music industry, Kurt Carr believes he is now walking in his purpose. His current CD, Bless This… Read More

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The 17th annual Jamaica Jazz & Blues festival was another rousing success this season, provided you’re not a concertgoer… Read More

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The seventies was arguably the last great era of R&B bands and the Ohio Players rounded out a 'holy trinity' of Black… Read More

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Maya Azucena is a warrior, self-crowned with a giant flower in her hair. Soulful anthems about… Read More

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