Rapper G Herbo is focused on his family and community

Hip-Hop artist G Herbo discusses what inspired him to rap (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)

Hip-hop artist G Herbo, who performed at the 14th Annual Roots Picnic in Philadelphia, discusses what inspired him to rap, growing up in the rap game, how fatherhood has helped him mature, and how he is helping his community.

Singer Suzann Christine talks about the healing power of music

Singer Suzann Christine discusses the healing power of music (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)

Singer Suzann Christine discusses recording a song inspired by Sandra Bland, the healing power of music, shares her musical inspirations, discusses her style, and working with legendary artists following her performance at the 14th Annual Roots Picnic in Philadelphia.

Singer Jordan Hawkins was inspired by Prince, prayed with Kirk Franklin

Singer Jordan Hawkins discusses his musical origins (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)

Singer and musician Jordan Hawkins talked with rolling out after performing at the 14th Annual Roots Picnic in Philadelphia. He discussed how he began singing, praying with Kirk Franklin, being inspired by Prince and Lauryn Hill, and sharing the stage with Summer Walker and Mary J. Blige.

‘Love & Hip-Hop’ producer Mona Scott-Young talks about her hit show

Mona Scott-Young speaks about her legendary career (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rollingout.com)

“Love & Hip-Hop’” producer and business mogul Mona Scott-Young discusses her career managing legendary hip-hop artists. She also explains how it led to the creation of the successful television series and how the show allows women in hip-hop to have a bigger platform to express themselves.

Muhammad Ali’s grandson scores devastating knockout

Nico Ali Walsh, grandson of Muhammad Ali, is all smiles after dominant win (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)

Chants of “Ali, Ali, Ali” resounded throughout the arena on Sunday, May 1, as the grandson of the iconic Muhammad Ali, Nico Ali Walsh, scored a devastating first-round knockout over Alejandro Ibarra at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.  The bout aired on ESPN and the win came during Ramadhan, no less.

Queen Afua and Angela Yee speak at wellness event

“The Breakfast Club” co-host Angela Yee, bestselling writer Queen Afua, wellness savant Kheperah Kearse, LIFE Camp founder Erica Ford, and Emmy Award-winning journalist Mara Schiavocampoat spoke at the City of Wellness “Spring Clean” detox and book signing hybrid event at Yee’s Juices for Life location in Brooklyn, New York.

Impromptu performance at Spoonbread during Harlem Restaurant Week

While enjoying a Harlem Restaurant Week lunch at Miss Mamie’s Spoonbread Too, an impromptu performance by the Harlem Gospel Ensemble began, and restauranteur and caterer Norma Jean Darden was happy that rolling out‘s cameras were there. This is what happened. Harlem Restaurant Week runs now through March 27.

Harlem Restaurant Week celebrates food and culture through March 27

Harlem Restaurant Week executive director Nikoa Evans-Hendricks and Miss Mamie's Spoonbread Too Owner Norma Jean Darden at Miss Mamie's Spoonbread Too in Harlem (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson of rolling out)

Harlem Restaurant Week executive director Nikoa Evans-Hendricks discusses supporting Harlem legacy restaurants like Sylvia’s, Miss Mamie’s Spoonbread and other Harlem restaurants and cultural institutions like the Apollo Theater. Harlem Restaurant Week runs now through March 27.

Grandmaster Caz details the 1st party in hip-hop history

Teddy Tedd of The Awesome Two and Grandmaster Caz

The legendary Grandmaster Caz discussed the first party in hip-hop history in front of the place where it all began at an announcement of the Red Bull BC One World Final, the world’s largest break dancing competition. The competition will take place in New York City on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022.