Chaka Khan to Release First Album in 12 Years

Chaka Khan to Release First Album in 12 Years

After decades of contributing to America’s soundtrack and taking a long hiatus, the Queen of Funk, Chaka Khan is making her musical comeback with her first studio album in 12 years.  Khan made the announcement about her new project Hello Happiness on her website...
Give Love at Christmas with The Temptations

Give Love at Christmas with The Temptations

The holiday season isn’t complete without the sounds of one of the most classic R&B Christmas albums ever recorded; The Temptations Give Love at Christmas. The Temptations roster for this soulful album included Otis Williams, Dennis Edwards, Glenn Leonard, Richard...
Profile: Koryn Hawthorne

Profile: Koryn Hawthorne

Gospel singer Koryn Hawthorne is breaking down doors and cementing her place on America’s soundtrack. At 2o years old, the singer has already had the longest reign on Billboard’s Hot Gospel Songs chart by a woman for “Won’t He Do It” with 35 weeks in the number one...

Musicians Change Perceptions of Art in Museums

America’s musical soundtrack isn’t complete without mentioning the contributions of African American recording artists from every genre. From spirituals sang by our ancestors to the booming bass of hip hop, there’s no separating the importance of music from history. ...