Museum News

The First Time I Heard…Usher

Man I miss the 90’s. Big puffy jackets, Yo! MTV Raps, S-Curls. I could sit here all day talking about the things I miss about that decade. Just like every era, there’s a certain cycle that comes around ever so many years. We have our boy band era, our girl group era, and our teenage h...

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The First Time I Heard… Teena Marie

One morning in the summer of 1981, my babysitter brought over a record that completely took over any plans that I had of going outside that day. Now this wasn’t really hard to do because on most days I could be found listening to music anyway, thus making me the easiest child in the w...

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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

Kevin Lavender is Managing Director and Head of Corporate Banking of Fifth Third Bank. He previously served as Senior Vice ...Read More