Tems (Temilade Openiyi)

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Cadillac Muzik releases new song ‘Spacecowboy’

From San Antonio, Texas, the artistic duo has been performing alternative Hip Hop music since 2010. There new release, “Spacecowboy” is a prime example of how they like to tease and cajole with their lyrics and hip-hop sound. The two artists Scott Campbell, also known as DaddyDvil and Beseja Moses, also referred to as CaddyMack […]

Law swoons with impressive vocals on “Controller”

This R&B music review features “Controller” by Law, a smooth addition to the music charts. For three minutes and seventeen seconds, you are lulled into a state of seduction by the vocalist and the hypnotic beat with tropical leanings that supports the song. Law’s voice is lyrical and sweet yet firm in her language because […]

Elementor #114594

/*! elementor – v3.4.4 – 13-09-2021 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} BURNA BOY By: Bahi Iboaya Abstract Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu known professionally as Burna Boy, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, rapper, and dancer. With his fusion of dancehall, reggae, Afro-beat, and pop, Burna Boy emerged in the early part of the 2010s […]

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 […]

Chantel Nicole releases sultry new song ‘Here I Am’

Chantel Nicole is a singer who can move. She’s a double threat with great control over her dance moves and “Here I Am” is a dance tune. If you’re not moving when that song is playing, you are unable to hear. It’s got all the ingredients of a Chantel began her career as a dancer […]

Rufus Releases New Single ‘One Eye Open’

In this R&B music review we look at UK-based Rufus (Rufus Mackay) who has released his debut single ‘One Eye Open’ which will be included on his soon to be released debut EP. The song opens with humming and sing-song elements after which it quickly rolls into a contagious rhythm that features trap elements and […]

Record Row

/*! elementor – v3.4.8 – 16-11-2021 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} Record Row Questions 1. What, Where, and why was “Record Row”? Record Row was Located in Chicago during the 50s when Jim Crow laws were placed on both black and whites separating the both of them. Record Row was a record […]

Music Carolyn’s New ‘Choose Yourself’ EP

Link to the album (downloadable/streaming no login required) with lyrics. https://s.disco.ac/jqltfbtgqxjp In a time in the world where we have all been more closed in than we are used to… having something to help take you away for a while has been almost invaluable. When it comes to escaping, nothing has been quite as powerful […]

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)

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, […]

Money Hungry Robbers- Commodification in Black Music

/*! elementor – v3.4.8 – 16-11-2021 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} Money Hungry Robbers- Commodification in Black Music Introduction The labor of African Americans has always been exploited since they were brought to the United States. They progressed from slavery and sharecropping, to the modern-day prison system and entertainment industry. The entertainment […]

The Commodification of Black Music

/*! elementor – v3.4.8 – 16-11-2021 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} The Commodification and Appropriation of Black Music By Valencia White Beginning of Commodification African American music evolved during slavery from traditional African music to a genre that was unique to the American continent. Its roots are inextricably tied to the theft […]

The Commodification of African American Music Through Record Row

/*! elementor – v3.4.8 – 16-11-2021 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} Record Row /*! elementor – v3.4.8 – 16-11-2021 */ .elementor-widget-image{text-align:center}.elementor-widget-image a{display:inline-block}.elementor-widget-image a img[src$=”.svg”]{width:48px}.elementor-widget-image img{vertical-align:middle;display:inline-block} What is Record Row? Home to over 17 different record companies.  Where is it? Chicago, IL – South Michigan Ave Why is it significant? Lorem ipsum dolor […]

The Commodification of African American Music by Quinci Nesbitt

Folk & Negro Spirituals During times of slavery songs and music were different from how they are now. Music was a sort of escape for slaves to immerse themselves in and stay connected with their culture and have a community during these hard times. As time went on, just like everything else, White people started […]

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 […]