HW Picks: Leon Bridges R&B For A New Generation (video)

Leon Bridges is a singer out of time. It’s amazing how this 25-year-old successfully channels the Golden Age of soul and R&B in a “Ed Sullivan Show” flavor, but with an expansive online music education and an influential mother from the era, it’s hard not to be. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of…

Youth Bridge Intergenerational Divide Through New Mural In Harlem

In Harlem, a team of young artists engaged local elders through the creation of a mural that has transformed the entrance to the Saint Nicholas Houses Senior Citizens Center. 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.