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Style & Culture

A round-up of style and cultural articles that have a prominent feature within music

News: UK Film screening – ‘The Second Coming’

A mysterious and intimate fable in the guise of gritty social realism, simply and powerfully acted”. The Guardian Black Cultural Archives is pleased to announce its 2015 film season, in partnership with Ritzy Picturehouse, Brixton. The Staying Power: Black Britain on Screen season launches on Monday 8th June with a special presentation of the Second Coming, the highly acclaimed debut …

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Listen: Final Level Podcast – “Million Dollar Videos With Busta Rhymes”

Ice-T and longtime friend, manager and co-host, Mick Benzo (Sirius XM’s Zulu Beatz) create the best podcasts you have ever heard. This bimonthly show features Ice and Mick’s thoughts on relevant issues, news, video games, politics, behind the scenes of Law & Order: SVU and calls from listeners. They are also joined by featured guests from all corners of the …

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News: Nas says the ‘Time is Illmatic’

TIME IS ILLMATIC delves deep into the making of Nas’ 1994 debut album, ‘Illmatic’, and the social conditions that influenced its creation. “This is a film that shows how Nas, with the support of his Queensbridge neighborhood crew, the unending loyalty of his younger brother Jabari “Jungle” Jones, the wisdom and talents of Olu Dara and sacrifices of his mother, …

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DTB News: KRS-One Speaks On Hip-Hop

…hip-hop’s ubiquity has less to do with the white-washing of a culture and more to do with the fact that we’ve all been a part of it since the beginning of recorded time. KRS-One KRS-One (also known as Teacha) has long been the champion of hip-hop’s ancient roots, but in a recent interview with Jonathan Gasana of VladTV the legendary …

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News: Whitney Houston Movie Premier

Lifetime’s Whitney Houston biopic premiered last night (January 17).. Directed by Angela Bassett and starring “America’s Next Top Model” alum and “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” actress Yaya DaCosta as the legendary singer, the movie chronicles Houston’s meteoric rise from small-town church choir singer to international superstar, and her fall into the depths of addiction. Grammy nominee Deborah Cox provides the …

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News: Selma wins at Golden Globe 2015

‘Selma recreates the grass-roots protests’ CNN News THE GOLDEN GLOBE GOES TO….. Sincere Congratulations to John Legend and Hip Hop artist Common for their superlative Collaboration for Best Original Song “Glory”! The award was presented by the Legendary Purple Maestro ‘Prince’ with Common making headlines around the world today with a moving and Inspirational acceptance speech. The Civil Rights Act …

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