Uncle Nearest's Fawn Weaver explains why Uncle Nearest is not your average whiskey business.
Blackface offered the perfect entertainment for a slave nation and then, after the Civil War, a society built on racial segregation.
Legendary record label boss and producer Rick Rubin is going to be sharing some interesting stories on his new podcast.
Forgotten records we often find in the dingiest of places can contain alternative perspectives and social commentary on particular movements, epochs or historical events.
It is clear that in both the past and present, blackface engages in representational violence by drawing on antiblack stereotypes.
Fourth of July is a celebration for America, but for African-Americans, the holiday is a touchy subject.
Check out this article with a "playlist" of features on some great black musicians you need to know.
Two students from Georgia State University are studying how hip-hop lyrics will serve as historical references.
Sir Charles is about to school thousands of students in African-American history thanks to a new technology deal.
Are you being a racist by singing Jingle Bells? Check out this Professor's opinion.
The history of Miami hip-hop is explored in this new book featuring rare interviews, photos and more.
It may sound hard to believe, but there was a time where the concept of "race" did not even exist. Read on.
Marley Marl was accompanied by his son during the presentation of the Lifetime Achievement Award to a founding father of Hip-Hop Afrika Bambaataa.
The Beatles' first records were released on Vee Jay, one of (but not the first) the "big" black owned label before Motown's unprecedented success.