Black Music Month

As we celebrate Black Music Month, it’s crucial to connect the pioneering voices of the past with the dynamic artists of today. Lucille Bogan, the raw and unfiltered blues singer of the early 20th century, and Sexyy Red, the unapologetic raw rapper of our time, exemplify a powerful lineage of Black female artists who challenge […] The post Lucille Bogan and Sexyy Red: Black Music’s Brave Evolution Towards Unapologetic Expression appeared first on Black America Web.

Harmonizing Legacies: The Resonant Influence of Gospel Music Families Families singing in gospel music is a tradition that spans generations and has played a significant role in shaping the genre’s rich history. Contemporary groups like the Winans and the Clark Sisters have a harmony that is a defining feature of gospel music, adding depth, emotion, […] The post Harmonizing Legacies: The Resonant Influence of Gospel Music Families appeared first on Black America Web.

From his public battle with Warner Bros. to working with (and against) the internet, Prince has changed the way artists look at the music industry. The post Black Music Month: How Prince Navigated The Music Industry His Way appeared first on Black America Web.

Black music has influenced advertisers’ campaigns for decades. Understanding the value that these artists have in connection to pop culture and what their core audience is consuming, companies find it in their best interest to have these figures be ambassadors for their brands. [RELATED]:15 Best Celebrity Brand Partnerships According to northwestern.edu, this heightened attention to […] The post Black Music Month: Top 20 Black Music Commercials appeared first on Black America Web.

Black music artists have played a significant role in the film world for decades. We compiled a list of the 40 best film performances from Black artists. The post Black Music Month: Top 40 All-Time Black Music Artists in the Film Industry appeared first on Black America Web.

While having an intricate journey, Black Music broke barriers in order to be heard and bring such value to the art form. The post Black Music Month: First Black Musician to Ever…. appeared first on Black America Web.

June is Black Music Month and NPR has announced an iconic lineup to be featured on Tiny Desk this month. The post NPR Tiny Desk Reveals It’s Black Music Month 2024 Featured Artists appeared first on Black America Web.

Black America Web celebrates Black Music Month by saluting influential icons in the music industry The post Black Music Month: Influential Icons appeared first on Black America Web.

A few of our favorite album sequels in Black music history, plus 5 that we're holding out hope on. The post 10 Best Album Sequels By Black Musicians…And 5 That Need To Be Made! appeared first on Black America Web.

Some fashion staples will simply always be associated with the musician who initially rocked it. The post 15 Most Defining Fashion Statements In Black Music History appeared first on Black America Web.

Black Music Month

The event consisted of two concerts held simultaneously at Wembley Stadium in London, England, and John F. Kennedy Stadium in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Over 72,000 people attended the event in London while an estimated 100,000 people attended in Philadelphia. The post 1985: Live Aid Brings Attention To Africa appeared first on Black America Web.

These 15 Black music icons made history by bringing our culture to the Broadway stage. The post Black On Broadway: 15 Trailblazing Musicians Who Brought Color To Musical Theater appeared first on Black America Web.