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Ready For The World Is Poised To Re-Emerge

If you were a teenager at basement parties in the 1980's, or making slow jam tapes off the radio at the time, you know what it is.

Celebrating Nas' 45th Birthday culture

Celebrating Nas' 45th Birthday

Today, he woke up on his born day it’s still a blessing.

4 Decades Later, Aretha's Sparkle Soundtrack Remains A Masterpiece culture

4 Decades Later, Aretha's Sparkle Soundtrack Remains A Masterpiece

Composed and produced by Curtis Mayfield, it deftly melded black gospel phrasings with deep-rooted soul, serving as Aretha's 1976 comeback album.

Bobbito Garcia: Getting Down With A Culture Orchestrator culture

Bobbito Garcia: Getting Down With A Culture Orchestrator

His latest film, Rock Rubber 45s, is an odyssey through the lens of one man's journey exploring the connectivity of hoops, music, sneakers and more.

Black Music Month In Focus: Regina Belle culture

Black Music Month In Focus: Regina Belle

We recently caught up with her for a conversation about her musical journey.

James Mtume's Unsung Merely Scratches The Surface Of His Legacy culture

James Mtume's Unsung Merely Scratches The Surface Of His Legacy

He has continued to adapt to the times and constantly stretch himself, conjuring the creative spirit of Miles Davis by always looking ahead.

Cardi B, Nicki Minaj And Remy Ma Have New York Hip Hop Back On Top culture

Cardi B, Nicki Minaj And Remy Ma Have New York Hip Hop Back On Top

The women are speaking truth to power, abandoning tradition, living their best lives and doing big numbers.

Pretty Lou Drops Knowledge Ahead Of TV One's Lost Boyz Unsung culture

Pretty Lou Drops Knowledge Ahead Of TV One's Lost Boyz Unsung

One of the dopest Hip Hop groups of the '90s, the Queens, NY natives made an impact during their brief run in the music business.

Lord Jamar Drops Knowledge Ahead Of TV One's Unsung On Brand Nubian culture

Lord Jamar Drops Knowledge Ahead Of TV One's Unsung On Brand Nubian

With Sunday night's episode of Unsung focused on the legendary Hip Hop group, we caught up with Lord Jamar to take us behind the scenes.

Eric Singletary Is Building Something Big At Sidwell Friends In D.C. More Sports

Eric Singletary Is Building Something Big At Sidwell Friends In D.C.

The head basketball coach at the prestigious private school in the nation's capital is putting together something special on and off the court