Gil Scott-Heron

10 Obscure and Overlooked Blaxploitation Film Soundtracks You Need To Hear

There are many Blaxploitation film soundtracks that have either gone overlooked or followed their namesake title into the shadows of… Read More

February 18, 2022

A Tribe Called Quest, Eminem Nominated for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2022

A Tribe Called Quest, Eminem and Lionel Richie are amongst first-time nominees on the 2022 Rock & Roll Hall of… Read More

February 2, 2022

Gil Scott-Heron’s “Whitey On The Moon” Goes Viral as World’s Richest Man Barely Reaches Space

A powerful poem by Gil Scott-Heron is getting new life amidst the uber-wealthy's race to just outside of Earth's atmosphere.… Read More

July 20, 2021

Tina Turner and JAY-Z Lead Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2021 Inductees

This year's ceremony will also honor Gil Scott-Heron, Kraftwerk, Billy Preston and LL Cool J. The Rock & Roll Hall… Read More

May 12, 2021

Freddie Gibbs Shares A Timely Cover Of Gil Scott-Heron’s “Winter In America”

Freddie Gibbs' cover of Gil Scott-Heron is a part of a collaborative EP between ESPN's The Undefeated and Hollywood Records.… Read More

February 26, 2021

Read A Book (Or 10): Okayplayer’s Fall 2014 Reading List Of Must-Buy Books

Whether you're looking for the best hip hop books, books by Black authors, or the best new music writing, you'll… Read More

November 28, 2014