Museum News

The Who and How of Neo Soul

Indie artist Avery*Sunshine is a descendant of the Neo Soul movement. Her latest effort, The Sunroom, fuses together Jazz, Gospel and Soul, keeping alive this genre, which is still young but vibrant. In 2010, Avery Sunshine (whose real name is Denise Nicole White) recorded her self-ti...

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Our Friend John Seigenthaler

Earlier this week, I, along with friends from near and far, celebrated the life of our friend and board member, John Seigenthaler, Sr. John represented the best of what is the National Museum of African American Music. He was a big supporter of our project, a big influence on all of u...

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Engage and Become Part of the Rhythm!

The African American History Foundation of Nashville has launched the Rhapsody-n-Rhythm Campaign with a goal of raising $25 million for construction, endowment and initial operations. You play a critical part in this vision.

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Our Team

Dr. Robert (Bob) Fisher serves as President of Belmont University, a position he has held since April 2000. During his tenure the University’s enrollment has more than doubled while the campus itself has expanded significantly with the additions

John Seigenthaler

A Tribute to John Seigenthaler"

Our friend and board member was a true supporter of our project. Read words from our Pres/CEO.