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From ‘Summer Madness’ to ‘Summertime’:
A Celebration of Black Music

From gospel and blues to rock ’n’ roll, hip-hop, R&B and pop, among the many bequests of Blacks to America and the… Read More

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INTRODUCING FKA Twigs [NEW MUSIC]

If Janelle Monáe, Björk and Misty Copeland were gene-spliced… Read More

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INTRODUCING Betty Black [NEW MUSIC]

She’s already collaborated and written songs with the Black Eyed Peas, Kelis, the Noisettes and Moby, as well as fronting her… Read More

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INTRODUCING Dee-1 [NEW MUSIC]

Dee-1’s “Jason Geter” gives new meaning to the old phrase, “I got a dollar and a dream.” The track… Read More

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Life’s Essentials with Ruby Dee, a documentary about the iconic Ossie Davis (1917-2005)… Read More

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Queen Latifah Asks Black Women Why They Love Their Natural Hair

Day time talk show host and Pantene brand ambassador, Queen Latifah, asked a few of her viewers what they loved about their natural hair, and… Read More

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Wayne Brady Helps Celebrate 80 Years of the Apollo [VIDEO]

The Apollo Theater held its 2014 annual Spring Gala Tuesday night, an epic birthday celebration in honor of the storied Theater’s… Read More

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