Black Music Month

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In the new documentary “Twenty Feet From Stardom,” we hear the stories of singers that everyone’s heard whether they know their names or not. The…

Jazz is more than a musical genre.  It’s a way of life.  Duke Ellington was not only a jazz pioneer but he also had a huge impact on street style.  “The Duke” was known for dressing impeccably.  His clean cut image encouraged men, especially African American men, to follow suit (pun intended).  Enjoy these photos […]

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Yes, it’s the ladies turn this week. We need your vote again to choose the greatest female R&B singer of all time. Is it Gladys,…

Music and fashion are intimately connected.  From Doo-Wop to Hip-Hop, music icons have always influenced street fashion.  Diana Ross brought  unparalleled glamor to R&B and, ultimately, the silver screen in classics like Lady Sings The Blues and Mahogany.

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We admit we were a little surprised. When we asked YOU who was the top R&B Male Artist of All Time, we expected the obvious…

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Today is June 7th, a day that in some people’s minds should be declared a national musical holiday. Yes, as Prince fans worldwide know, it’s…

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Despite the tragic loss of Kriss Kross rapper Chris Kelly, Jermaine Dupri and So So Def, celebrating it’s 20th anniversary this year, will go on.…

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Writer/producer/cultural critic Nelson George is an expert on Black Music given his long career as a critic covering the Black music scene. He is the former black…

As we do this time every year, we celebrate Black Music Month with special articles, photo galleries, listening parties and more. This year, we’re adding…

In honor of Black Music Month, NewsOne presents MY MUSICAL INSPIRATION, where newsmakers and celebrities talk about the artist who most inspires them in their lives and work.…

Black Music Magazine is the first major magazine of the UK showcasing Reggae music artists. The first issue was established in December 1973 and featured Stevie Wonder on the cover. Taking a deeper approach to the Reggae genre, Black Music Magazine was a combination of its predecessors, Blues and Soul and Black Echoes, which mostly […]

In honor of Black Music Month, NewsOne presents MY MUSICAL INSPIRATION, where newsmakers and celebrities talk about the artist who most inspires them in their lives and…