Congrats to the Winner of Our SXSW Pitch Competition

Congrats to the Winner of Our SXSW Pitch Competition

by Melissa Kimble

The best and brightest in tech at the megafestival SXSW joined forces to watch our Urban Creatives Rapid Accelerator and Pitch Contest produced by... Read More

Warren G Talks “G-Funk”  Documentary Premiering at SXSW

Warren G Talks “G-Funk” Documentary Premiering at SXSW

by Eraina Ferguson

"Regulators, Mount up!" as we go on a ride through the G-Funk era and the rise of Warren G in new documentary. Read More

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Clap for ‘Em: Urban Creative, EBONY Finalists Announced

by #TeamEBONY

Time to put our money where our mouths are, EBONY family.   The Upload– EBONY’S multimedia series for profiling Black technology entrepreneurs– announced the... Read More

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EBONY, UMG, We Work Present SXSW Tech Contest

by Lynn Cooper

Get ready to witness another blow to the digital divide at SXSW. Urban Creatives Rapid Accelerator and $10,000 Pitch Competition is a new initiative... Read More

Four Takeaways from Nelson George at SXSW

Four Takeaways from Nelson George at SXSW

by #teamEBONY

Nelson George has gone from writing small pieces on what became huge cultural movements when he was a college student, to being one of... Read More

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[LIVE] First Lady Michelle Obama Keynotes SXSW

by #teamEBONY

Last week President Barack Obama gave the keynote at the annual SXSW Interactive Conference in Austin, Tex., and spoke about technology and civic engagement. But... Read More

ICYMI: President Obama Speaks at SXSW

ICYMI: President Obama Speaks at SXSW

by #teamEBONY

President Obama gave the keynote speech Friday at the SXSW conference in Austin, Tex. It was the first time a sitting president participated in the... Read More

INTRODUCING Radkey! [NEW MUSIC]

INTRODUCING Radkey! [NEW MUSIC]

by #teamEBONY

“Romance Dawn” is Radkey’s rad new video (a standout track from their 2013 four-track Devil Fruit EP), a fitting finale for EBONY.com’s SXSW coverage—because... Read More

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The Music of SXSW 2014

by Miles Marshall Lewis

Breaking down Austin’s 27th annual SXSW Music, the absolute hugest festival of its kind, is sort of like blind men touching different parts an... Read More

Watching the Throne with Jay Z and Kanye West

Watching the Throne with Jay Z and Kanye West

by #teamEBONY

In a sort of one-off re-launch of their Watch the Throne tour, rap titans Jay Z and Kanye West teamed up again last night... Read More