Watch Tayla Parx, Wiz Khalifa, Jason Derulo & More In the First ‘Spinning Gold’ Trailer

Following the rise of independent label Casablanca Records, upcoming music film Spinning Gold releases in March 2023. The official trailer… Read More

December 15, 2022

Robert Glasper & Maxwell Headline Blue Note Jazz Festival Napa Valley

Hosted by Dave Chappelle, the 2022 Blue Note Jazz Festival held in Napa Valley will feature Robert Glasper, Erykah Badu,… Read More

April 22, 2022

13 New Hip-Hop, R&B & Alt Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of February 25)

Robert Glasper returns with Black Radio III this week. And, Dreamer Isioma unleashes Goodnight Dreamer, a robust, experimental project. The… Read More

February 25, 2022

Watch Robert Glasper The Roots, Rapsody, DJ Jazzy Jeff & More Perform on ‘Fallon’

Jazz pianist Robert Glasper teamed up with The Roots, Rapsody, DJ Jazzy Jeff, BJ The Chicago Kid and Amir Sulaiman… Read More

January 18, 2022

Watch Grammys Nominees Pay Tribute to Marvin Gaye with All-Star “Mercy, Mercy Me” Performance

The Grammys jumpstart today's festivities with a 50th-anniversary salute to Gaye's masterpiece, What's Going On, featuring Kamasi Washinton, Ledisi, PJ… Read More

March 14, 2021

Stream Miles Davis’ 1985 Lost Album ‘Rubberband’

Listen to Miles' 1985 lost album. In 1985, jazz legend Miles Davis left Columbia Records after 30 years. He joined… Read More

September 6, 2019

Miles Davis’ 1985 Lost Album “Rubberband” Is Set for Release

The project's original producers and the late musician's nephew completed the abandoned album. Old Miles Davis music is getting a… Read More

June 13, 2019

Gladys Knight Honored Aretha Franklin With a Gospel Tribute at the AMAs

https://twitter.com/AMAs/status/1049859722407366656 The AMAs honored the Queen of Soul. The 2018 American Music Awards featured a few highlights last night. Among… Read More

October 10, 2018

After Grammys Snub, A Tribe Called Quest Nominated For 2018 BET Award

Following their Grammys snub, A Tribe Called Quest is finally getting recognized. READ: Q-Tip Is Heated Over a Tribe Called… Read More

May 16, 2018

Dear Q-Tip, The Statue Should Tell Tribe How Nice They Are

#MusicSermon creator and all-around champion audiophile, Naima Cochrane, writes an impassioned letter to Q-Tip after his anti-Grammys rant. Dear Q-Tip,… Read More

November 30, 2017

Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Issa Rae, Ta-Nehisi Coates Among Nominees For 2018 NAACP Image Awards

The nominees for the 49th NAACP Image Awards have been announced. Both Mary J. Blige and Jay-Z lead with five… Read More

November 20, 2017

Bill Withers Returns With First New Song In 32 Years

Ladies and gents, Bill Withers' is back. After a 32 year hiatus, Bill Withers is back with a new music… Read More

September 6, 2017

‘Black Women Make Me Feel Invincible’: Solange Honored At ‘Black Girls Rock!’ Ceremony

Solange was honored alongside Maxine Waters, Issa Rae, and others during BET's airing of the annual Black Girls Rock! award show. Hosted… Read More

August 23, 2017

Maxwell Shares “Gods” Video, Announces Spring/Summer 2017 Tour with Common, Ledisi and More

Following last year's King and Queen of Hearts tour with Mary J. Blige, Maxwell has announced another star-studded road outing… Read More

March 27, 2017

PBS To Air All-Star Tribute To Smokey Robinson

PBS will be airing an all-star tribute to Smokey Robinson as a part of its Black History Month programming. Titled… Read More

January 19, 2017

Robert Glasper Enlists Illa J & Rashad Smith For New ‘Everything’s Beautiful’ Single

It won't be too long now until we hear the full brunt of Robert Glasper's forthcoming Miles Davis tributary Everything's Beautiful.… Read More

May 18, 2016