The world lost a music giant with the passing of the legendary James Mtume. His legacy will live on through his music, most of all the hit track “Juicy Fruit.” Here are 10 artists that successfully sampled this classic.
A regular edition of The Sunday Stream will return next weekend. Today, since it’s the top of a new year, we talk about the song that will be my anthem all 2022. And it was an easy choice.
Music is universal. Music is forever. 1991 was a great year for Hip Hop and R&B, so it’s time to acknowledge a few that turned 30 this year. Enjoy.
It’s been an incredible year for Black creatives and they deserve to be celebrated. This week’s Stream is a collection of some of my favorite peak Blackness entertainment from the past year.
This week is a major salute to You’re Watching VIdeo Music Box and its creator Ralph McDaniels and why seeing your formative years in documentary form hits very different.
Take a break with me. Let’s reminisce about all the times Faith Evans blew us away. Today, let’s place a spotlight on Bad Boy’s First Lady. Let’s celebrate all that she’s meant to us. And to music.
VERZUZ has given us premium entertainment for the past year plus. Still, there’s a few matchups we, as music lovers, deserve to see.
Fact: Black artists excel at everything. Today, we give flowers to those that spent their lives mastering the art of piano playing.
I know. She messed up. And paid the price. But honestly, so did we. Now it’s time to bring Chrisette Michele–and that incredible voice of hers–back.
Andrea Martin was a songwriting legend, penning chart-topping hits for so many artists. May she now rest after a life well-written.