The Difference is Intent.

When asked what difference does it make when a white artist makes music that emulates the work of Black artist, the first thing that comes to mind is intent. I think of how intent is a major portion of action and how important it is when analyzing an artist’s work. Many White artists see the […]

Dr. Kevin P Johnson

Dr. Kevin Johnson – Website Creator Dr. Kevin P. Johnson is an Associate  Professor of Music and Chairman of the Music Department at Spelman College. As a tenured professor, Johnson teaches choral conducting, music theory, music technology and has stood as the director of the world-renowned Spelman College Glee Club for nearly 20 years. He has been instrumental […]

Jazmine Sullivan

Early Life and Career As a singer/songwriter from Philadelphia, born April 9th, 1987, Sullivan started her career from a young age.  Like many African American artists, she found her talents behind the pulpit of her church in their children’s choir.  At age 11, singing Accept What God Allows, she wowed the audience of Its Showtime at the Apollo Kids with her […]