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Songs for Love and Blackness

A playlist for black power and black love, that not only honors love but celebrates black culture.

As a child, I didn’t realize this coincidence, but as an adult, it’s quite clear: Valentine’s Day falls within Black History Month.

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Shabazz Palaces & THEESatisfaction Share New Videos

Seattle genre-melding duos and Sub Pop labelmates Shabazz Palaces and THEESatisfaction each share a new music video from their newest LPs.

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Sounds For Solidarity: Music And The Protests In Turkey

African protest music in the 2013 protests in Turkey.

The Roots Of... Flying Lotus Discovers His African Ancestry

Flying Lotus took a DNA test to find out his the roots of his African ancestry. Watch to discover not only his familial ties to Alice and John Coltrane, but also his musical roots in soul makossa.

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