The Rise of the Modern Day Griots

The Rise of the Modern Day Griots

The Black Lives Matter movement has shifted many viewpoints of the world we live in. Earlier this month, a back and forth between rappers Noname and J. Cole sparked a debate on Twitter over the responsibilities Black men and women have to both our community and each...
My Music Matters Artist Chat with Lin Rountree

My Music Matters Artist Chat with Lin Rountree

We were thrilled to welcome chart-topping artist Lin Rountree, aka the “Soul Trumpeter,” as our guest for a My Music Matters Artist Chat! With his Billboard #1 hit “Pass the Groove,” Rountree has established himself as one of the most...
NMAAM Presents: #FN2S with Melissa Dupuy

NMAAM Presents: #FN2S with Melissa Dupuy

NMAAM Called all parents with students grades K-8 to join NMAAM for FN2S (From Nothing to Something) featuring banjo and gourd player Melissa Dupuy on Thursday, April 30. On Facebook Live she demonstrated how to play the banjo, and shared insights about the...
Sips & Stanzas Presents: Last Night a DJ Saved My Life

Sips & Stanzas Presents: Last Night a DJ Saved My Life

During a time in which many are electing to remain indoors and practice social distancing, DJs are using their social and digital media spaces to host virtual clubs, curate exclusive playlists, and provide an overall entertaining experience and well-needed distraction...
My Music Matters Artist Chat with Mary Wilson

My Music Matters Artist Chat with Mary Wilson

There are legends, and then there are SUPREME legends! NMAAM was excited to welcome singer, best-selling author, motivational speaker, and founding member of The Supremes, Mary Wilson, to our My Music Matters Artist Chat on Wednesday, June 10. This event was a...