Music

Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower Has Become a Timely, Afrofuturist Opera

Last month, gospel singer Toshi Reagon launched a Kickstarter campaign to help finally realize ...

Nina Simone to Be Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Nina Simone’s music is urgent, timeless and revolutionary.  She seamlessly blended folk, gospel, classical, ...

Swizz Beatz Helps Curate New Caribbean Art Exhibit for Art Basel Miami Beach

The hottest invite in the art world is the international art show, Art Basel, ...

Hip Hop Dominates 2018 Grammy Nominations

Music’s biggest night is looking like it will be a hip-hop affair in 2018. ...

Russell Simmons Responds to Sexual Assault Allegations

Russell Simmons is one of the latest entertainment power brokers to be accused of ...

New Music from Talib Kweli, Mavis Staples, Jaden Smith, T-Pain and Sharon Jones

To play while you’re traveling over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s ...