Month: May 2022

Music collective Maverick City and gospel legend Kirk Franklin have teamed up to raise awareness about mass incarceration in America. Their upcoming collaborative album, Kingdom Book One, will release June 17 via Tribl Records and Fo Yo Soul Entertainment/RCA Inspiration. Ahead of the album’s release, they have shared the title track.  “Thine is the Kingdom /
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Did EZ make a grave mistake? On Mayans M.C. Season 4 Episode 7, his mission to get revenge on the Sons of Anarchy left several people dead. Meanwhile, Angel hit rock bottom when Nails told him they were over. Elsewhere, a blast from the past in the form of Gaby left everyone reeling. How did
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News Spotify Brings Back Political Ads After Suspending Them in 2020 “We have spent the past two years strengthening and enhancing our processes, systems and tools to responsibly validate and review this content.” By Evan Minsker May 25, 2022 Facebook Twitter Spotify’s 2022 “Desert Kick Back” in Coachella, California (Randy Shropshire/Getty Images for Spotify) Facebook
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R&B represented in a major way on this year’s annual Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People list as chart-topping singers Mary J. Blige, Jazmine Sullivan, and Adele have all made the list among the 2022 honorees. Others on this year’s list include a wide assortment of influential individuals, like billionaire Oprah Winfrey, actress Zendaya, podcaster
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HipHopWired Featured Video Source: NBC News / NBC New It is inconceivable that a person can be sentenced to prison without any physical evidence tying them to a crime. How many people (and disproportionately Black people) have to spend years and even decades in prison for crimes they didn’t commit before people involved in our justice
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The Soul Assassins are back. DJ Muggs is running the city with Method Man and Slick Rick on “Metropolis”, the first single off his upcoming Soul Assassins 3. Over the legendary producer’s eerie beat, Meth sets off the track with a blazing verse, while Slick Rick follows suit with his mellow flow. [embedded content] [embedded
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R&B newcomer Kendy X has released her debut EP, Misplaced, on Rose Records. The six-track project, which features production from Ayo n Keyz (Beyoncé, Chris Brown) and AVB (Eric Bellinger, Queen Naija), takes listeners on Kendy X’s self-discovery journey.  “Misplaced can mean a lot of different things, depending on who you are,” she explains. “Personally, I
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