Black dance music

Why It’s Important That Beyoncé’s ‘Renaissance’ Is Nominated For Best Dance/Electronic Music Album

If Beyoncé were to win, this would make her the second Black artist to win the award. It shouldn't come… Read More

November 15, 2022

First Look Friday: Bandmanrill is the Newark Rapper Trying to Take Jersey Club Rap to the Next Level

For November's First Look Friday, we spoke to New Jersey rapper Bandmanrill about his rise, club music, why he doesn't… Read More

November 4, 2022

Duckwrth Wants To Remind You He’s Been On The Dance Music Tip With ‘Chrome Bull’

We spoke with Duckwrth about his new project Chrome Bull, merging his boundless interests in music and fashion, dance music,… Read More

October 21, 2022

A DJ Guide To Black Dance Music Classics — From Chicago House To New Jersey Club

Amid Beyoncé and Drake dropping dance-centric albums, here's a guide to the classics of Black dance music subgenres — from… Read More

September 14, 2022

Beyoncé’s ‘Renaissance’ Honors Black And Queer Dance Music’s Legacy

Beyoncé's Renaissance serves as a love letter to Black queer pioneers of dance music from the past and present. Beyoncé has… Read More

August 1, 2022