Members of Congress are taking to Instagram more and more and it's starting to have an impact on politics.
The narrative in “Positive” centers on a tormented soul as he deals with the angst of awaiting an HIV test result.
Spotify has a new hub featuring some of the most popular-and important music from the Arab world.
There is a very charged political atmosphere in the United States. Can the country survive?
The Republicans have become "fear merchants."
Was Don Lemon was right when he said white males are the biggest threat to society?
The Detroit hip-hop community organized a citywide campaign to get young voters to the polls.
New data shows unless something changes very fast, Millennials participation in the mid-terms is going to be super low.
A huge collection of artifacts once owned by Tupac Shakur are heading to a Museum in Philly.
A black-owned bank just launched a controversial new ad campaign celebrating the NFL protests.
One of the nation's biggest healthcare unions in the country helped fund an event featuring Dave East, G Herbo and others.
Florida A&M recently unveiled a brand-spanking-new website for their law students.
Literature and music go hand and hand. So why is music being silenced in the classrooms?
Kanye West was at the White House today, and most people are trying to figure out just what the hell the point of the meeting was.
Kanye West has thrust the 13th Amendment back into the spotlight regarding slavery and prison. Is he right?
Here is some tips to keep you from short circuiting thanks to all this Trump nonsense.
YBN Cordae and Common were the highlights at the Black Caucus Foundation's 48th annual Legislative Conference.
Do we have any reason to believe that each new generation of white people will be more open-minded and tolerant than previous ones?
A group of tourists were blasted with a water cannon after a racially charged incident in Miami.
Mona is a musician, poet, activist, public speaker, wife, mother, who recently got her Master's in Christian Ethics and Theology at Union Theological Seminary.
Robert "The Vegas Don" Strawder is a hip-hop artist and a member of Digital Underground. He is running for House of Representatives on the Libertarian ticket.
Antonio Delgado is a former rapper who is shaking up New York politics in a major way.
Fourth of July is a celebration for America, but for African-Americans, the holiday is a touchy subject.
Belly is putting his money up to help fight president Trump's immigration policies.
Beyonce and Jay-Z are exporting their brand of Blackness around the world.
The life and times of Frank Ocean will be the subject of a new college course at UC Berkeley.
Emmanuel Jal is an award-winning rapper from Sudan who just dropped a new release with his sister to celebrate World Refugee Day.
Check out this article with a "playlist" of features on some great black musicians you need to know.
Murder accounted for 6.0% of deaths across the sample, but was the cause of 51% of deaths in rap musicians.
NFL star Marcell Dareus will return to Haiti next week, where he will meet with the Prime Minister.
Even though there are worldwide sanctions on North Korea, and half the population is starving, The Supreme Leader and his family are known for their lust for luxury goods.
Chinese Americans play an important role in hip-hop and a new exhibit highlights their accomplishments.
Professor Michael Eric Dyson has some thoughts on Kanye West ideology.
Across the Atlantic, musicians in many African countries are in the vanguard of popular struggles, not only providing a symbolic soundtrack but marching on the front lines and leading social movements.
Senator Cory Booker has a new job. Read more.
G Herbo is giving back to the city that raised him - "Terror Town"