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Don't tell Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter that she can't do something, because she will turn around and make a mockery of it all while uplifting others to ascend into their own success The post Black Music Month: How Beyonce Leveraged Racism to Uplift Black Country Artists appeared first on Black America Web.

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is an institution created to honor the titans of rock music and artists who have shaped the cultural landscape. As music evolves and hip-hop emerges as a leading genre influencing music worldwide, we’ve seen a notable increase in the induction of Black artists from hip-hop into the Rock Hall. The post Black Music Month: A Full List Of Black Artists Inducted Into The Rock N Roll Hall Of Fame appeared first on Black America Web.

In honor of Black Music Month, we take a look at a few of the producers that have shaped music and formed the soundtrack of our lives. The post Black Music Month: Greatest Black Producers That Shaped The Soundtrack to Our Lives appeared first on Black America Web.

As we celebrate Black Music Month, it’s crucial to connect the pioneering voices of the past with the dynamic artists of today. Lucille Bogan, the raw and unfiltered blues singer of the early 20th century, and Sexyy Red, the unapologetic raw rapper of our time, exemplify a powerful lineage of Black female artists who challenge […] The post Lucille Bogan and Sexyy Red: Black Music’s Brave Evolution Towards Unapologetic Expression appeared first on Black America Web.

Harmonizing Legacies: The Resonant Influence of Gospel Music Families Families singing in gospel music is a tradition that spans generations and has played a significant role in shaping the genre’s rich history. Contemporary groups like the Winans and the Clark Sisters have a harmony that is a defining feature of gospel music, adding depth, emotion, […] The post Harmonizing Legacies: The Resonant Influence of Gospel Music Families appeared first on Black America Web.

From his public battle with Warner Bros. to working with (and against) the internet, Prince has changed the way artists look at the music industry. The post Black Music Month: How Prince Navigated The Music Industry His Way appeared first on Black America Web.

Black music has influenced advertisers’ campaigns for decades. Understanding the value that these artists have in connection to pop culture and what their core audience is consuming, companies find it in their best interest to have these figures be ambassadors for their brands. [RELATED]:15 Best Celebrity Brand Partnerships According to northwestern.edu, this heightened attention to […] The post Black Music Month: Top 20 Black Music Commercials appeared first on Black America Web.

Black music artists have played a significant role in the film world for decades. We compiled a list of the 40 best film performances from Black artists. The post Black Music Month: Top 40 All-Time Black Music Artists in the Film Industry appeared first on Black America Web.

Kierra Sheard joins the list of musically inclined black women for the NPR's Tiny Desk series in recognition of Black Music Month.

While having an intricate journey, Black Music broke barriers in order to be heard and bring such value to the art form. The post Black Music Month: First Black Musician to Ever…. appeared first on Black America Web.