Jay-Z’s comments about capitalism prompt social media debate

Jay-Z has social media talking. In the wake of receiving mass praise for his new four-minute verse on DJ Khaled‘s “GOD DID,” the hip-hop legend made a rare appearance on  Twitter Spaces for a talk with Khaled and other music industry figureheads. The verse opens with four of his artists or affiliates who have become […]

5 things to know about Merck CEO Ken Frazier

It’s no secret that the Trump administration is familiar with receiving resignation letters in their inbox. Merck Pharmaceutical CEO Kenneth Frazier recently stepped down from the Trump manufacturing advisory council, following the president’s lack of public damnation against the domestic and racial terrorist attack in Charlottesville, Virginia this past weekend. In a statement on Twitter, […]

So … White America … what is it that you don’t get about Baltimore?

So … White America … what is it that you don’t get? A Black man was killed in police custody. Thousands of Black people have died in police custody. America has the highest incarceration rates on the planet. They incarcerate more Black men and women than any other place on Earth. Racism is real. Even after […]

Beyoncé and others achieving true independence, collectively

On the 4th of July, fireworks will start the day and celebrities will speak of Independence and what it means to be sure. The African American community will have to look inside and endure. Our independence has become dependent on things that don’t hold true. The fact is we are celebrating as a united country, […]

Tammy McCann Tells Stories With Her Gift of Song

Tammy McCann is a gifted vocalist whose powerful, sultry and soulful voice paints pictures and tells stories with a blend of jazz, gospel and classical forms. –tony binns How did you get started singing? I started singing through my first music teacher, Dr. Lena McLin, at Kenwood Academy. I sang a little bit at church, […]