My Music Matters Artist Chat with Mathew Knowles

My Music Matters Artist Chat with Mathew Knowles

It’s not every day that you get to sit down with one of the most influential people in music and entertainment and hear their story, and NMAAM is thrilled to have welcomed music executive, best-selling author, and CEO of Music World Entertainment, Mathew Knowles...
Introducing TC Tiyon Christian

Introducing TC Tiyon Christian

GRAMMY-nominated songwriter and producer TC Tiyon Christian has worked with artists such as Brandy, Tamar Braxton, and alongside the late producer Lashawn Daniels. On Juneteenth, in the midst of Black Music Month and the powerful civil uprisings that saw thousands...
A Full Force to be Reckoned With

A Full Force to be Reckoned With

Let’s start with a trivia question: What do late entertainment icons Selena and “The Godfather of Soul” James Brown have in common? The answer: Along with their incredible cultural and social impacts, and millions of records sold worldwide, both recording artists had...
NMAAM Presents: FN2S with Derrick Greene

NMAAM Presents: FN2S with Derrick Greene

Rhythm is essential to music, and the drums play an integral role in all musical genres. Performer, composer, and clinician Derrick Greene joined us on Thursday, May 14 for FN2S: Rhythm & Drums, and taught us about the history of drumming and demonstrated a...
NMAAM Presents: FN2S with Tia Smedley

NMAAM Presents: FN2S with Tia Smedley

For this FN2S, writer, poet, and spoken word artist Tia Smedley joined us for a workshop about the art and craft of writing lyrics. She led the session discussing the importance of storytelling, word choice, and rhythm in bringing song lyrics to life.