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Interview: Saidah Baba Talibah

Marking today’s release of “(S)Cream” with quick peek into the mind and life of @SBTfly

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LISTENING POST: Jean Grae — "Live Up (feat. Talib Kweli)"

Something to tide you over til the next Jean Grae album arrives in the fall

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NYC: "Africolor"–Now through September 10

A recently opened exhibit explores the relationship between Africa, color and color photography

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VIDEO: Novie — "Funk 3 (Get Next To You)"

A black woman and her sword face armed thugs on a roof. ‘Nuff said.

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Support It: Angelo Moore's Kickstarter Project

Two days left for Dr. Maddvibe to reach his fundraising goal

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REVIEW: "Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest"

Michael Rapaport’s doc does a solid job of contextualizing ATCQ, the moment they came on the scene, and their impact on hip hop

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Support It: Rozz Nash's Brooklyn Performing Arts Intensive

Really, it’s for the kids. Which is why it deserves your support.

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UPCOMING: Theophilus London & Phony Ppl at Weeksville — July 23

A great month of music ends with voices from Generation Next.

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Q&A with Keziah Jones + "Lagos vs. New York"

On “blufunk,” bucking tradition and how interest in Africa is on the rise

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UPCOMING: Keziah Jones & Sophia Urista–July 16

The free music series in the heart of Bed-Stuy continues.

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Fear Of A Black President

Some excerpts from Ta-Nehisi Coates’s tour de force on Obama, race and the limits of integration.

GOOD READ: Hate Crimes Always Have A Logic: On The Oak Creek Gurudwara Shootings

A perspective on the Oak Creek, WI shootings from a member of the Sikh community

GOOD READ: Erykah Badu to Wayne Coyne: “Kiss my glittery ass!”

In case you missed it, Ms. Badu’s choice words to Mr. Coyne

GOOD READ: Jeff Chang On The Legacy of Chuck Brown

A worthwhile read on the go-go legend

GOOD READS: #TrayvonMartin Around The Web

So much conversation–and now maybe some justice–for this young man.

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