black music month 2023
Dive Into the Timeless Rhythms of House Music with These Five Must-Know Songs
From Frankie Knuckles to Barbara Tucker, these songs defined a genre.
The Future of Black Music: Experimental, Genre-Defying Artists
We look into those who create outside of the box for our last Black Music Month Feature.
Black Music Month: Five Legendary House DJs You Should Know
From icons who paved the way like DJ Frankie Knuckles to current music masters like DJ MikeQ.
Funk: Groove, Rhythm, and Revolution
James Brown may have been the “Godfather of Soul,” but he would lead the charge for a new genre that would change music forever.
Reggae: The Voice of Jamaica
For Black Music Month, we discuss the roots of reggae from The Techniques to Bob Marley and the Wailers.
Motown: The Soundtrack of Young America
For Black Music Month, we examine the groundbreaking record label that gave us everyone from Marvin Gaye to Stevie Wonder and The Jackson 5.
Soul Music: The Sound of the Civil Rights Movement
For Black Music Month, we explore how soul music moved the civil rights movement.
Jazz: The Sound of New Orleans and Beyond
We look into the improvisational genre that started in New Orleans for this Black Music Month feature.