black music month
Black Music Month: Ten Of The Best Soundtrack Songs From The 1990s
From Jay Z to Whitney to Mary, these classics gave your favorite movies some extra soul.
Black Music Month: 8 Music Videos That Changed Everything
From Michael Jackson’s “Billie Jean” to Kendrick Lamar’s “Humble,” we’ve compiled a short list of visuals that make us love music even more.
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.
Black Music Month: 10 Songs That Defined The 1990s
From 2Pac to Aaliyah, these artists shaped the decade.
The Birth of Hip-Hop: From Block Parties to Global Phenomenon
Our latest Black Music Month feature explores the culture that influenced the world through emceeing, breaking, deejaying, and more.
Babyface Performs Classics That Will Take You Back in Time for Black Music Month on NPR’s ‘Tiny Desk’
He is sending ALL the love with these legendary hits.
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.
White House Announces Star-Studded Juneteenth Concert
The concert will take place on June 13 on the South Lawn at the White House.
The Spirituals: Songs of Sorrow, Hope, and Freedom
Our next chapter in celebrating Black Music Month examines how enslaved Black people turned subjugation into triumph through music.