Hip Hop Decades

MUS 240 1:00 pm 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 MUS 240 2:00 pm 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 How Ice-T Brought Gangster Rap to the Masses 30 Oct, 2020 Trap Music: Group Presentation 06 May, 2020 KSR: 40 Years of Hip Hop 06 May, 2020 White Romanticization of Hip Hop Culture 04 Mar, 2020 The […]

Parhys Releases Intoxicating Single ‘Speechless’

With art in her blood, Pahrys has been a natural performer since childhood. She was keen on nurturing this talent by attending West London’s Barbara Speake Stage School — an institution known for producing such talents as Phil Collins and Naomi Campbell. She has already achieved success as an actor with roles in Eastenders and […]

DIXSON Releases “Kream”

 Stream “KREAM”https://dixson.lnk.to/Kream “Kream” or Kitty Rules Everything Around Me by DIXSON is tearing up the indie RnB scene. His lyrics are incredibly seductive with this track that celebrates the everlasting essence of romance and making love. We have a real winner on the new RnB scene here with this soothing, melodious, laid-back track that […]

Scott Joplin’s Tremonisha Research Discussion

RESEARCH FOCUS DISCUSSIONS Ideologies of Racial Uplift and Gender Joplin & Uplift Constructing Uplift and Womanhood:  Tremonisha’s Plot and Libretto Difference, Power and Music (Music Majors/Minors)

How to Write a Movie Review

How to Write a Movie Review Writing a movie review is a great way to express your opinion of a movie. The purpose of most movie reviews is to help readers determine if they want to watch, rent, or buy the movie. The review should give enough details about the movie so that the reader […]

Emerging R&B Artist Otis Kane Blooms On Intimate EP ‘Growing Pains’

LISTEN NOW: https://music.empi.re/growingpains Emerging R&B sensation Otis Kane delivers his new EP Growing Pains, a stunning follow up to his 2020 debut EP Therapy. The project is an evolving love story, beginning at the end of one relationship and blossoming wildly into another. “This EP is a representation of growth for me; as a person, […]

Zenesoul Releases “That Love” (music video)

“That Love” by Zenesoul is a spectacular ballad that is well crafted with fresh music and hype lyrics. This romantic RnB track showcases Zenesoul’s magnificent voice with an angelic feel and presence. Swayback and forth and let your fingers and toes tap to this beautiful song. “That Love” is a trip down the highs and […]

ANISE – Obey

If you are looking for a different vibe in modern R&B music, then the artiste featured in this edition of R&B Music Review is right up your alley (and ours, if we are being honest). Keep reading. Anise is no newcomer to the music scene considering it has been a decade since her Bedroom Writing […]

Anika Dara Releases “Enjoy The Moment”

Summer is upon us, and after the last year and a half we have had, it is safe to say that many of us are looking forward to some fun (and memorable) moments outdoors. Of course, we need the perfect summer song to go with those moments. In this edition of R&B music review, we […]

Serena Smart Releases “Decisions”

The sultry Serena Smart recently released her smash hit single, “Decisions”. This fresh, engaging jam features a smooth RnB laid-out track with enticing, sexy lyrics. The beat is smooth, the words are on point, and the overall composition is simply divine. Serena’s throaty lyrical flow soothes the mind, body, and soul. The accompanying video directed […]

Kittycoin Token – Is it Dogecoin 2.0? Why Kittycoin is set to Skyrocket in 2021

Just like Dogecoin, Kittycoin is a fun meme-based cryptocurrency that recently came into play in the cryptocurrency market. While its main aim is to promote fast, cheap, and reliable yet safe online transactions, Kittycoin also contributes a great deal to philanthropy. The Kittycoin website has a range of crypto wallet applications alongside their set-up tutorials. […]

Final Exam Prep MUS240 Spring 2021

Final Exam Review MUS240 Spring 2021 Listening Examples   Genre Questions   Style – Genre Style Progression Decades Important Artists Influences Women Commodification   Genres Hip Hop Techno Disco Funk Soul R&B Gospel Blues Jazz Ragtime Jubilee Quartets Negro Spirituals

One at A Time

One at a Time! How Can I Keep from Singing? Human communication has become one at a time. People keep pushing to put groups back together but by and large, people have to express themselves one at a time. I’m not sure that I would have embraced singing by myself as a kid. Frankly, I […]

Cleveland Foundation Now Accepting Applications for the A. Grace Lee Mims Vocal Scholarship

Cleveland Foundation Now Accepting Applications for the A. Grace Lee Mims Vocal Scholarship  Award up to $10,000 supports African American vocal students pursuing graduate-level study in vocal or music education Now through March 15, we’re accepting applications for the A. Grace Lee Mims Vocal Scholarship, an award up to $10,000 that supports African American vocal students who […]