James Brown recorded “The Boss” for the Black Caesar soundtrack in 1973. Larry Cohen directed the movie that starred former football star Fred Williamson as the head of a Black crime syndicate. Brown’s theme song was quickly recognized for its funky guitar and ostentatious horns that fit Williamson’s gait, statusContinue Reading

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  Did The Academy Awards snub Chadwick Boseman when he didn’t win the Best Actor Award for his role in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom? Will The Grammys’ elimination of secret committees get rid of allegations of corruption, racism and elitism in their voting choices?  Related posts: Media Questions Of TheContinue Reading

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  This is a miss @jimmyfallon. Let’s give credit to the black creators…… https://t.co/4fy9p96J1G — Sunny Hostin (@sunny) March 28, 2021   Why didn’t Jimmy Fallon include Black dancers who originated the trends on TikTok when doing a segment on the platform’s dancing trends?  Who was the Capitol Records executiveContinue Reading

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Nas rolls out his video for “EPMD” which is on the Inspired soundtrack for Judas and the Black Messiah. He pays homage to Golden Era’s Erick Sermon and Parrish Smith of EPMD right down to matching outfits and bucket hats with producer Hit-Boy. They are surrounded by rap luxury withContinue Reading

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