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British singer-songwriter Michael Kiwanuka wishes to provide an uplifting message for a more united future by releasing a video celebrating Black lives and activism. When Kiwanuka released “Light” in 2019, it was meant as an optimistic anthem to a broken world, emphasizing that a light in the end of the tunnel was just ahead. With  […]

As she is wont to do, Beyoncé surprised the world overnight with a new song, “Black Parade.” Released in the final hours of Juneteenth — the holiday observing the June 19, 1865 date which marked the end of slavery in the United States — the song sounds like an outright celebration. The Juneteenth release date is especially […]

The Chicago-based musician talks Pride 2020, supporting Black communities, and how she’s doing her part to donate.

The Chicago-based rapper chats Juneteenth, staying positive, and remembering the fights of the past.

The proceeds from his Juneteenth collection will be going to the Prison Fellowship.

Collaboraction Theatre Company has been hosting a podcast “Crucial Connections,” bringing in different voices to spark difficult conversations. This week, they focus on the unifying power of music. On the eve of Juneteenth, Collaboraction Theatre Company celebrated Black Music Month by hosting a conversation on the unifying and powerful medium of music to break cross-cultural […]

The Chicagoan speaks to us about the importance of “Buying Black,” advocating for real change, and learning to be patient with herself.

The New Zealand singer chats sticking to her Tongan roots, going global, and learning to be still.

DELAPENA LIVE! 06.03.20 This week DJ Jesse De La Pena takes us on a much needed musical journey! Open format.. Downtempo, Electronic, Soul, Funk, Hip Hop, Latin, Mariachi, Cumbia, House, New Wave, Jazz & Nu Jazz. Oddisee, Bjork, The Soul Surfers, The Roots, Richie Phoe, El Michaels Affair, Bajka, Mariachi Mexico, Afro Festival, Coppola feat. […]

Team Vocalo shares their personal song picks for the 15-Day challenge and you can fill it out too!