Recovering slave to the dollar: A single mom tells her story

Most people don’t think of single moms when they think about single black females being addicted to retail. Instead, you conjure up images of carefree single girls, shopping for the latest pair of Giuseppe Zanotti heels with Chanel bags and fat transfer receipts. If you think in testosterone technicolor, you may envision a closet filled with Jordans and […]

R. City debuts ‘What Dreams Are Made Of’ rockumentary at 2016 Sundance Film Festival

The 2016 Sundance Film Festival was a win for African American talent with Nate Parker’s interpretation of Nat Turner’s revolt leading the charge. Virgin Islands-born brothers Timothy and Theron Thomas, who perform as  R. City, and are also known as Rock City, debuted their biographical “rockumentary” titled, What Dreams are Made Of for a packed house at the […]

The soul of Africa meets the heart of Atlanta with upcoming ‘Zulu Kingdom’ presentation

Deliverance in Africa in conjunction with Soweto Street Beat, and International photographer Calvin Evans are scheduled to present “Zulu Kingdom” and Lion Heart Gallery Exhibition,  a live South African dance, and musical production produced by the only professional South African dance, and theater company in the U.S. In addition to an evening filled with dance, live music, […]

R. City take their story and platinum success to 2016 Sundance Film Festival

Escape is exactly what Timothy and Theron Thomas dreamed of doing when they started performing at the age of 6 and 7. Although they loved their homeland enough to pay homage with the name of their group, the brothers were taught from the time they could speak that they were destined for stardom. “I knew I was going […]

R. City performs on NBC’s ‘The Voice’ with Adam Levine

Atlanta-based, Virgin islands-bred R. City affectionately known as Rock City were featured on Tuesday night’s episode of NBC’s “The Voice.” Brothers Timothy and Theron Thomas performed their platinum single, “Locked Away” featuring Adam Levine in front of a packed house and Levine’s fellow judges, Gwen Stefani, Pharrell and Blake Shelton, on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015. The […]

R. City takes ‘What Dreams are Made Of’ old school amidst digital culture

It’s been said the Internet killed the music industry. If it didn’t absolutely murder it, the Internet certainly handicapped the business. Today, we download and share singles as opposed to buying complete albums. But fans sharing non-related singles don’t work towards developing an artist’s identity and establishing a core fan base. This is just one of the […]