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Carlos Santana’s Magical Supergroup Is Here To Break Barriers

"We play music to bring, once and for all, inclusiveness and family."


President Obama Proclaims June 2016 As African American Music Appreciation Month

President Obama wants African American artists to know they are recognized and appreciated.

Music News

Mobb Deep Is Set To Perform ‘The Infamous’ Live With A Jazz Band

Havoc and Prodigy are mixing in the blues for a live show performance of their 'The Infamous' album


10 Things You May Not Know About ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel Air’

  The Fresh Prince of Bel Air was a staple television show of the 90s. The silly sitcom was…


Drake To Be Sued For 300K Because of ‘Pound Cake’

Drake's "Pound Cake" song intro is being investigated to determine if the Grammy-winning artist was given permission to use the original jazz instrumentals. Apparently,…


Exmag Feat. Gramatik Release Experimental Dance Music On ‘Proportions’ (Full Album)

Exmag isn’t the name of a fledgling news publication that went the way of so many hard copy outlets over the years. The robust five-piece…

Movies & TV

Don Cheadle’s ‘Kill The Trumpet Player’ Finally Green Lit

Don Cheadle's much anticipated Miles Davis biopic has finally been given the go-ahead, which will finally make music and movie fans crack a smile.

Movies & TV

Lenny Kravitz To Star In ‘Little Rootie Tootie’ With Christopher Walken

Lenny Kravitz will follow-up his role in the upcoming Hunger Games sequel, with the Dan Algrant-directed drama, Little Rootie Tootie.


VIBE Interview: It-Violinist Miri Ben-Ari Talks Kanye West, Jay Z And Michelle Obama

Recently declared the Global Brand Ambassador for Harman Kardon, Violinist Miri Ben-Ari, has definitely made her mark on the industry with collaborations that include Kanye…


Spike Lee’s Dad Causes Noise Complaints In Brooklyn Building

Spike Lee's dad is a legendary jazz musician, but it seems his neighbors aren't exactly jazz enthusiasts.


Lady Gaga And Tony Bennett To Record Jazz Album

Almost two years after their initial collaboration, Tony Benett recently revealed that he and Lady Gaga are working on a collaborative jazz album. Bennett tells…


NBA Reveals New Christmas Day Uniforms

The NBA has revealed some bold new designs for Christmas Day this year. The BIG Color uniforms are a single, solid colorway with an alternate…


Damn! Kobe Bryant Gives Head Coach Mike Brown A Serious Grill

As of today, Lakers head coach Mike Brown has two holes branded in his back. Why is that you ask? Well after last night's upset…

Movies & TV

Esparanza Spaulding To Host ASPiRE TV’s “Groundbreaking Music”

Magic Johnson's cabler ASPiRE is adding cultural programming blocks to its fall lineup with Esperanza Spalding as a host.


Vixen Chat: Neo-Jazz Singer Mara Hruby Blossoms Into a Rising Star

Mara Hruby is in full bloom. Fittingly, I suppose, as the New York City skies are watering Gotham, undoubtedly prepping it for spring. But amongst…

Movies & TV

Esperanza Spalding Jazzes Things Up With “The Daily Show” Performance

Grammy award-winning jazz singer Esperanza Spalding stopped by "The Daily Show" to give the audience a taste of her undeniable talent. Jon Stewart chatted with…


Jazz Legend Red Holloway Passes Away at 84

Prolific Saxophone player Red Holloway was pronounced dead on Saturday from kidney failure and a series of complications from strokes.At 84 years old, Holloway's epic…


BREAKING: Singer Chante Moore Announces Divorce From Kenny Lattimore

In a brief message via Facebook, R&B and Jazz vocalist, Chanté Moore confirmed her divorce between herself and husband of nine years, Kenny Lattimore. The…


A Long Convo With…Sisqo

Several male R&B groups came and went in the 90s but Dru Hill stood out because of their soulful four-part harmony and their energetic lead…
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