Black Music Month

As we celebrate Black Music Month, it’s crucial to connect the pioneering voices of the past with the dynamic artists of today. Lucille Bogan, the raw and unfiltered blues singer of the early 20th century, and Sexyy Red, the unapologetic raw rapper of our time, exemplify a powerful lineage of Black female artists who challenge […] The post Lucille Bogan and Sexyy Red: Black Music’s Brave Evolution Towards Unapologetic Expression appeared first on Black America Web.

Harmonizing Legacies: The Resonant Influence of Gospel Music Families Families singing in gospel music is a tradition that spans generations and has played a significant role in shaping the genre’s rich history. Contemporary groups like the Winans and the Clark Sisters have a harmony that is a defining feature of gospel music, adding depth, emotion, […] The post Harmonizing Legacies: The Resonant Influence of Gospel Music Families appeared first on Black America Web.

From his public battle with Warner Bros. to working with (and against) the internet, Prince has changed the way artists look at the music industry. The post Black Music Month: How Prince Navigated The Music Industry His Way appeared first on Black America Web.

Black music has influenced advertisers’ campaigns for decades. Understanding the value that these artists have in connection to pop culture and what their core audience is consuming, companies find it in their best interest to have these figures be ambassadors for their brands. [RELATED]:15 Best Celebrity Brand Partnerships According to northwestern.edu, this heightened attention to […] The post Black Music Month: Top 20 Black Music Commercials appeared first on Black America Web.

June marks the celebration of Black Music Month, a time to recognize and honor the profound impact of Black artists and musicians in the music industry. While the spotlight often shines on the vocal talents and charismatic performances of artists, this month also gives us the opportunity to celebrate the songwriters, producers and engineers who […] The post Black Music Month: Paying Tribute to Sean Garrett, A Trailblazing Songwriter appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

Black music artists have played a significant role in the film world for decades. We compiled a list of the 40 best film performances from Black artists. The post Black Music Month: Top 40 All-Time Black Music Artists in the Film Industry appeared first on Black America Web.

As we continue our Black Music Month celebration, this week's watch list is dedicated to the Black music-centric movies we love.

These chart-topping songbirds don't just lead God's people in worship, they also counsel, advise, and minister the Word to them.

While having an intricate journey, Black Music broke barriers in order to be heard and bring such value to the art form. The post Black Music Month: First Black Musician to Ever…. appeared first on Black America Web.

To honor Black Music Month, here are some of the artists that, unbeknownst to a lot of us, have ties to North Carolina.