By Cree B. McClellan Brazil-based creative Tchelo Gomez pushes the boundaries of resistance in video for dynamic call-to action “Me Empoderei”. Gomez says: “”Me Empoderei” is a song about racial issues, such as prejudice, and black empowerment highlighting all shades and shapes of black beauty.” Photos by Doma02 Advertisements
(Umar Bin Hassan of The Last Poets (Photo by Mário Pires) The NFL commissioner and owners of NFL teams are moving at this hour to restrict and clamp down on football players, who are predominantly black, so they do not protest during the national anthem. This is happening as former coaches like Mike Ditka babble […]
Cutting edge South African lyricist Stogie T just released the visuals for his song “Son of a Soldier.” The track, which is taken from his 2016 self-titled album, sees the rapper paying homage to his mother, who was part of Umkhonto Wesizwe, the armed wing of the ANC during the fight against the oppressive apartheid government. “Son […]
Official music video for “Charmed & Dangerous,” the first track off Altered Five Blues Band’s album Charmed & Dangerous, on Blind Pig Records. Download on iTunes: http://apple.co/2v2V6K5 Buy on Amazon: http://amzn.to/2tI6lE2 Song written by Jeff Schroedl and Jeff Taylor Produced by Tom Hambridge Mixed by Tom Hambridge and Michael Saint-Leon (P) (C) 2017 Altered Five LLC […]
When Biggie Smalls is nearly banished from Bed-Stuy, the writing is on the wall. An outside mural dedicated in 2015 to the deceased hip-hop icon and Brooklyn native Notorious B.I.G. barely avoided permanent removal last month after the building’s landlord threatened to do away with it for major renovations. Consider it another anecdote in America’s urban makeover. […]
I wrote and song this song. I dedicate this to all the Foot Soldiers past and present. Long live the Revolution!
True to form, the Rage Against the Machine/Audioslave/Public Enemy/Cyprus Hill member-founded supergroup Prophets of Rage issue a call for action for everyday people to stand up to white supremacy, political corruption, and police brutality. Director: Michael Moore Executive Producer: Meghan O’Hara Producer: Monica Hampton Editor: Vanessa Roworth Animation: Robin Steele, Steeleworks Animation Band Videography: Eitan […]
Shot & Edited by Maria Juranic, Co-Produced by Rachel Morgan.
The official music video for Dr. Maya Angelou’s “Harlem Hopscotch.” Dr. Angelou’s inspiring song is featured on the newly released album “Caged Bird Songs,” produced by RoccStar and Shawn Rivera of the R&B vocal pop group Az Yet. The song is about encouraging everyone, especially young people to persevere through life despite any obstacles! The […]