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Pittsburgh has a vibrant Black female DJ scene

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 16 Apr 2024
Fans of Afro beats — a genre that originated in West Africa and combines traditional West African music with modern sounds like hip-hop, dancehall a Jamaican sound and electronic music — ...

Sade Robinson case: Milwaukee man Maxwell Anderson charged after human remains found

News Leader - Staunton 14 Apr 2024
Around 5.29 p.m ... It was located near the golf course at Warnimont Park and the leg was amputated from the hip down. The leg was of a female who was African-American, Milwaukee Police Department said during a press conference on Friday ... Air Force.

Poetry in Indianapolis: impact, influence and empathy

Indianapolis Recorder 11 Apr 2024
Spoken word poetry is also the forerunner of hip hop, which is considered the most powerful cultural evolution of our time created by people of the African diaspora, Voice said.

Fact: College degrees are important

The Tennessee Tribune 09 Apr 2024
She’s also leading a project that seeks to address high mortality rates from asthma and COVID-19 in young African Americans. By working with hip-hop musicians to create educational videos, she seeks to ...

Vampire Weekend: Only God Was Above Us review – their most adventurous set yet

The Guardian 05 Apr 2024
(Columbia) Indian raga, hip-hop and scuzzy, Strokes-like rock replace the west African guitar sounds of old on Ezra Koenig and co’s dazzling fifth album When Vampire Weekend emerged in the mid-00s ...

How the 1978 sounds of Prince and Marvin Gaye inspired Pasadena’s José James

LA Daily News 03 Apr 2024
James, who lives in Pasadena, started out as a jazz singer but has diversified his styles throughout his career to include a blend of R&B, hip-hop, rock and funk.

Scene Calendar: Gator Jam, 'Mary Poppins,' 'State of Wonder' and more

The Gainesville Sun 03 Apr 2024
(, 904-355-5661) Two iconic eras side by side with the biggest Hip-Hop and R&B hits from the ’90s and 2000s played by the renowned all African American orchestra.

Detroit's Carr Center, a key Black arts institution, says it's in danger of shutting down

Detroit Free Press 01 Apr 2024
We have five people who work for her and report to her; they come in and they teach ballet, African, hip-hop, contemporary, jazz, and then we do a showcase performance.

Argus Hamilton's Rogue Report

Jewish World Review 01 Apr 2024
...The Baltimore Sun suggested that the collapsed Francis Scott Key Bridge be renamed after an African American since Key had owned slaves ... Diddy. He's African American, he wrote famous songs and he owned slaves. • Hip Hop mogul P ... ( .

Beyonce sends flowers to Mickey Guyton and thanks her for

The Daily Mail 31 Mar 2024
Love & Hip-Hop ... Not content to stop there, Beyoncé sent a bouquet to South African singer Tyla, with a note congratulating her on her 'beautiful new album.'. Love & Hip-Hop.

A final night at the Conga Room

The Los Angeles Times 28 Mar 2024
Ultimately, it becomes a business, and you lose that awareness sometimes.' The farewell celebration kicked off with a dance presentation by a dozen of the Conga Kids, spanning salsa, cumbia, the Charleston and hip-hop.

Can’t understand your Gen Z colleagues? These are the most unknown slang terms of 2024

Metro UK 25 Mar 2024
It’s one example of slang that has originated from African American Vernacular English (AAVE) and was popularised in hip hop music ... But thanks to contemporary hip musicians like Travis Scott, who has ...

Tyla drops self-titled debut album with lead single featuring Travis Scott

The News International 22 Mar 2024
"African music is going global and I’m so blessed to be one of the artists pushing the culture ... I cannot wait for the world to experience an African Popstar." ... The African popstar featured on Billboard’s 2024 R&B/Hip-Hop Artists to Watch list.

The hilarious disaster of ‘The American Society of Magical Negroes’

The Cincinnati Herald 20 Mar 2024
If building a backbone is an issue for anyone of African heritage, their time is better spent with a psychologist, a Black Studies professor or listening to hip-hop or rap music.

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