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#ShareBlackJoy: Meadows Festival and More Music Fun

by #teamEBONY   Oct 07, 2016

Not one, but two blockbuster music events, Roots Festival and the Meadows Festival, brought smiles to brown faces over the past few week. Watch... Read More

Minnesotans Push for a Prince Holiday

Minnesotans Push for a Prince Holiday

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs   Apr 27, 2016

The people love Prince so much that they started a petition to make his birthday, June 7, a state holiday in Minnesota. And this... Read More

10 Best Black Entertainment Moments of 2015

10 Best Black Entertainment Moments of 2015

by Matthew Allen   Dec 30, 2015

Entertainment has never been simply an outlet of escapism for African-Americans. It serves as a window to our creativity, our ability to use the... Read More

[BLACK POP DAILY] D’Angelo Prepares Twin Album to ‘Black Messiah’

[BLACK POP DAILY] D’Angelo Prepares Twin Album to ‘Black Messiah’

by John Kennedy   Jun 16, 2015

D’Angelo Says He’s Working on a “Companion Piece” to Black Messiah D’Angelo’s Black Messiah is returning for an encore. D says his worth-the-wait album... Read More

Estelle Conquer All With Love [INTERVIEW]

Estelle Conquer All With Love [INTERVIEW]

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury   Feb 18, 2015

Estelle has never been one to bite her tongue when it comes to sharing her personal life through her music. On 2012’s All of... Read More

Jesse Johnson Returns With D’Angelo’s Vanguard Band

Jesse Johnson Returns With D’Angelo’s Vanguard Band

by Michael A. Gonzales   Feb 06, 2015

As a brown sugar toking D’Angelo fan who has been digging his sonic voodoo since seeing him jam live that memorably crazy night in... Read More

Kendrick Lamar on the Colbert Report

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Kendrick Drops New Song on ‘The Colbert Report’

by John Kennedy   Dec 17, 2014

Kendrick Lamar Debuts New Song on The Colbert Report K Dot season is coming! Kendrick Lamar appeared as a musical guest on The Colbert... Read More

The Power of the Secret Album

The Power of the Secret Album

by John Kennedy   Dec 15, 2014

Nicki Minaj has spent the greater portion of 2014 tirelessly promoting her third studio album, The Pink Print. There were grandiose award show performances,... Read More

‘Black Messiah’ D’Angelo Resurrected! [REVIEW]

‘Black Messiah’ D’Angelo Resurrected! [REVIEW]

by Miles Marshall Lewis   Dec 15, 2014

The rumors are true. “They’re gonna send me over the hill,” D’Angelo sings on the funkfest “1000 Deaths,” the second track on his first... Read More

Afropunk Blows Up Brooklyn [PHOTOS]

Afropunk Blows Up Brooklyn [PHOTOS]

by #teamEBONY   Aug 25, 2014

As I approached the entry gate to the 10th annual Afropunk festival at Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park, I found myself feeling a bit nostalgic.... Read More