Eritrean-American rapper Nipsey Hussle and his nod to his father's homeland, entrepreneurial drive, and street oriented story telling.
The plot of Drake's music video for "God's Plan" is him giving him out money to the poor. What was he trying to say?
I was only four years old when I made a lifetime partnership with music and the trumpet.
Hugh Masekela was one of the last great jazz men of the twentieth century…
This weekend’s Music Break will be a chance to do a deep dive on one band’s
Robert Mugabe has conservative music tastes. He preferred—according to his old comrade Edgar Tekere—Cliff Richard over Bob Marley (Mugabe later referred to Rastafari as “… drunkards who are
He rode on Tito Puente’s float during the Puerto Rican Day Parade of 1969, when the mambo king was given a key to the city
Puerto Rico is currently facing a recent humanitarian crisis caused by a hurricane that has been
Cecil McBee’s thumping bassline complimented by the sporadic drums of Roy Brooks creates a melancholic setting
Music Break! Welcome to your weekend. This week we have a bit of shameless self promotion,
This time no theme, just another Music Break for your weekend! Weekend Music Break No.108 1)
Paris, even though I’ve never lived there, has perhaps been more important in my formation as a
“Women, for long you’ve been preached over; preserved for one purpose of giving birth,” is a
Weekend Music Break is back to our regularly scheduled programming. Just a playlist of ten great songs and
For this weekend’s music break, we’ll have a second edition of “Songs from banned countries.” This
We’re returning to the older format of Weekend Music Break (a series of embeds rather than
We’ve decided to open our end of the work week music break up to guest contributors,
“… The stakes are very high: literally, survival of organized human society in any decent form,”
It’s the last music break of the year, and we leave 2016 with the 101st edition.
Music Break number 100 is here!!! Let’s celebrate the occasion with a playlist of classic African