Daily Archives: September 25, 2014

Common-Kingdom Remix Featuring Vince Staples And Jay Electronica

Common’s remix of “Kingdom” gets the added touch of Jay Electronica who rhymes about Nas, pyramids, survival and maintaining the spirit of hip-hop.

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Maysa-Pray For Peace

Maysa’s “Pray For Peace” video is a visual overview of worldwide social problems she aims to bring closure to with her song. She is releasing her first holiday album, A Very Maysa Christmas this year and she will be going on tour in November.

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Andre 3000 Talks About Jimi Hendrix and Race

Channel 4 in the U.K. interviewed Andre 3000 and he talked about Jimi Hendrix and the eventual eradication of racism. Jimi: All Is By My Side hits the theaters tomorrow.

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The Black Opera-Beginning Of The End Feat. Georgia Anne Muldrow Produced By Tall Black Guy

The anonymous, international rap performance group known as The Black Opera is releasing their fourth album, The Great Year on September 30 via the Mello Music Group. “The Beginning Of The End” features Georgia Anne Muldrow and is produced by Tall Black Guy.

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NFL Must Get it Right Says Black Women’s Roundtable

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Members of the Black Women’s Roundtable look on as Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever (at podium) shares her experience with domestic abuse during the BWR press conference urging NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to add Black women to his advisory team. The press conference was held during the CBCF Annual Legislative Conference in DC. PHOTO CREDIT: Paulette Singleton.

Washington, DC – Expressing absolute agreement with National Football League (NFL) Commissioner Roger Goodell that he “got it wrong,” the Black Women’s Roundtable Public Policy Network (BWR) held a press conference today to urge the commissioner to take swift action to “get it right,” starting by appointing black women experts in domestic violence and sexual assault to the recently established Domestic Violence Advisory Board.

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