Mickey Guyton made history recently, becoming the first Black female solo artist to earn a Grammy nomination in the Best Country Solo Performance category. Guyton’s song “Black Like Me” is from her Bridges EP, and tells some of her childhood, while reflecting as an adult. Acknowledging difficulties being Black, it’s especially […]

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The full-list of nominees for the 52nd NAACP Image Awards were announced today in a special virtual event on NAACP Image Awards’ Instagram channel hosted by Tony-award winning actress and singer Anika Noni-Rose, actress and singer Chloe Bailey, actress Erika Alexander, actor, dancer, and choreographer Nicco Annan, and actor and singer TC Carson. With the rise in […]

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Coco Jones returns with her latest single, “Hollyweird,” sharing how she feels regarding this ever-growing and changing industry. Jones touches on perception versus reality, how everything that glitters isn’t gold, and more. “The city of angels Is Devils just covered in diamonds no, All of the glitters just dust you can’t […]

#ICYMI: Coco Jones Shares Some Truth in ‘Hollyweird’ (Video)

The National Museum of African American Music has been in the works for almost two decades. Located in Nashville, Tennesse, NMAAM will be a staple for the culture, and in its community, with a goal “to educate the world, preserve the legacy, and celebrate the central role African Americans play in […]

The National Museum of African American Music Is Open

Prior to the premiere of their joint EP BusBoy, ThankYouBus and bylameboy release a short film by the same name; giving a glimpse into the project. Although currently based in Los Angeles, ThankYouBus, aka Terrence Strader, a multi-hyphenate creative from the Far-EastSide of Indianapolis, Indiana. Raised by his single mother, art immediately […]

ThankYouBus & bylameboy Release a Short Film Ahead of Their ...

For the eighth consecutive year, the 22nd Annual Super Bowl Gospel Celebration will air on BET during Super Bowl LV week on Saturday, February 6th at 8/7c. The theme “Nothing Can Stop Us” is the inspirational message for this highly anticipated night of praise and worship during Super Bowl LV. This year’s event will be hosted by national radio […]

The 22nd Super Bowl Gospel Celebration Returns on BET

Providing sensual music for that late-night creep, Raheem DeVaughn drops his new single “Mr. Midnight,” and has no problem saying it how it is. “Mr. Midnight is tastefully sensual and was inspired by Black Love. I predict that it will be one of the sexiest songs of 2020,” DeVaughn said. For […]

#NewVideo: Raheem DeVaughn is ‘Mr. Midnight’ in Sensual New Single

Creativity and love at its finest, Nao and Adekunle Gold let art imitate life in Nao’s new single, “Antidote.” The song was written by the two after their daughters were born weeks apart during the pandemic, shared Nao on Twitter, which is another achievement in itself. “The only one I’m thinking […]

#NewVideo: Nao and Adekunle Gold Share ‘Antidote,’ An Ode to ...

Jazmine Sullivan celebrates her latest EP, Heaux Tales, by giving fans a live performance at NPR’s Tiny Desk Home Concerts. Heaux Tales was released Friday, and already in the top 3 of iTunes music, and sure to debut strong on the R&B charts. The Philly native songstress performs “Bodies (Intro),” “The […]

#NewVideo: Jazmine Sullivan Brings ‘Heaux Tales’ to NPR

Jazmine Sullivan is starting 2021 shaking the musical table. Her new ep, Heaux Tales, gives listeners some good ole, nasty soul… in more ways than one. The 14-track project features Ari Lennox, Anderson .Paak, and H.E.R., detailing various relationships, advice, and reflection in different states. Sullivan has made it clear this […]

#NewMusic: Jazmine Sullivan’s ‘Heaux Tales’ EP is Here