Bold Soul Sisters: A Revolution of Sound + Style

By Albert Trotman On the famed Apollo Theater stage, Rochelle Fleming of First Choice, Nona Hendryx of La Belle, Ruth Pointer of The Pointer Sisters and Cathy Sledge of Sister Sledge all got together with moderator Christian John Wikane for a conversation about them and their music. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and…

Souleo: Black Girls Rock! and Bold Soul Sisters Sound Off

By Souleo Women’s History Month drew to a close, or should we say a crescendo this past week with two special March end-of-the-month events, where women were celebrated and given a platform to share their thoughts on a host of topics, including the F word: feminism. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and…

Robert’s World: Alyson Williams – Still Sangin’!

By Robert Walker The music definition for the word, Sangin’ is used to identify a singer who sings really well. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in partnership with British Pathé.

Get Emotional With “The Emotions” On TV One’s Unsung (video)

Unsung chronicles one of Harlem’s favorite girl groups The Emotions tomorrow at 8PM/ET on TV One. The 60’s had The Supremes, and the 80’s had The Pointer Sisters. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in partnership with British Pathé.