A New Magazine For, By, And About Black And Brown Creatives

Andre: It’s been a journey for me too. Growing up in Omaha, Nebraska, as a kid, I was a basketball player, and that was so much of my identity. When I was growing up, I was always internally artistic. I would always draw and do a lot of doodling. I’m really into calligraphy and handwriting. […]

Dolly Parton, 74, may get a statue on the Capitol grounds in Tennessee as a lawmaker is introducing a bill to honor the singer: ‘She is a passionate person who loves everyone’

‘Anyway, it’s kind of weird or strange that they would ask me to write this mystery song. I don’t know if I want to live to be 100 or not. But you never know. I might, and if I do, I’m going to be at that opening.’

RS Country Music Picks for the Week of January 18th

Joy Oladokun featuring Jensen McRae, “Wish You the Best” Joy Oladokun was a critics’ favorite in 2020 with “I See America,” a powerful, knowing treatise on systemic racism. “Wish You the Best,” Oladokun’s first release of 2021, pairs her with fellow singer-songwriter Jensen McRae for an exercise in radical forgiveness. Set to a skeletal electric […]

The 100 Best Movie and TV Soundtracks of All Time

Any mid-1990s album with Whitney Houston, Mary J. Blige, and Toni Braxton on it is guaranteed to succeed. It’s no surprise then that the soundtrack for Waiting to Exhale has sold more than 12 million copies worldwide. Both “Exhale (Shoop Shoop)” and “Let It Flow” were #1 singles, while “Sittin’ Up in My Room,” “Not […]