Herbie Hancock is an award-winning jazz pianist, keyboardist and composer with a career that has been ongoing since the 1960s. Despite his fame, Hancock has been carrying a burden in his personal life and shares his struggles with crack addiction in a new memoir.
Mo’ Betta Wu, orchestrated by Kris Bowers and MTV DJ/comedian Amanda Seales (formerly known as Amanda Diva), was such a hit the first time, it’s being brought back for an encore performance. The novel collaborative music project was created to help celebrate the 20th anniversary of Wu-Tang Clan’s formative debut, Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). […]
The jazz world mourns the loss of one of its most talented keyboardists today. George Duke, a pioneering musician who also mastered and meshed the worlds of funk and R&B, has died. He was 67.
Of all of New York’s longstanding institutions, Harlem’s Lenox Lounge stands out as one of the most iconic. According to a report from Black Enterprise, it appears the still-popular hotspot will be closing by the end of the year – but there is a chance a Hollywood legend may step in and save the day.