Recently, she released a widely praised Spotify playlist to celebrate African-American Music
Appreciation Month to Blavity, a site that targets black millennials.
While the White House remained silent about the Pride month, Trump endorsed a number of other celebrations associated with June, including National Ocean Month and African-American Music
Marinetti and other Futurists (Carmelich, Casavola, Fillia, Manolo, Nervetti) showed interest in African-American music
and wrote about it.
50 HERITAGE Blues Orchestra is like a Blues version of Buena Vista Social Club - an inspiring testament to the enduring power, possibilities and boundless beauty of African-American music
Having been influenced by African-American music
during his short stay in Florida, he began composing.
Holmes is director of Jazz and African-American Music
Studies at UMass.
In July, they will be embarking on a UK tour as a quintet to entertain British audiences with their unique and innovative take on African-American music
The pattern became the basis for much of African-American music
in the era of slavery, and its influence is commonly heard in many types of music, from blues to jazz to hip-hop.
Unsurprisingly, Stalinist-inspired, 'Third Period' style musical projects did not flourish among their target audience: then, like today, the African-American music
that was truly revolutionary, both in lyrical and in sonic terms, was generated by artists who enjoyed genuine artistic independence.
mogul 50 Cent is seeking business partners from Africa to be sole distributors for his energy drink SK in their respective countries--SK stands for Street King.
He said "Graceland" - named for the home of Elvis Presley, who embraced African-American music
as a direct influence on rock & roll - opened the doors to an interracial conversation in South Africa that led to the crumbling of apartheid.
Almost by chance, Jimi was involved in two pioneering performances that launched two genres, that would dominate the African-American music
scene for multiple decades (1970's-present).