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Broccoli City Fest Brings Stars to Southeast

Broccoli City Festival brought thousands of Black millennials east of the river to highlight sustainability and green living and experience some of the biggest stars in music today.

Afeni Shakur, 69, Mother of Rap Legend Tupac, Dies

Afeni Shakur, political activist, former Black Panther and mother of late rap icon Tupac Shakur, died Monday night at her Sausalito, Calif., home, of an apparent heart attack, various news outlets reported. She was 69.

D.C. Rapper Shows Support for Bernie Sanders

Vermont Sen. and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has received support from an unlikely source.

Obama, White House to Host International Jazz Day

A veritable who's who of jazz artists will join the legendary Herbie Hancock, Tom Carter, president of the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, and a host of others as part of the fifth annual International Jazz Day, celebrated around the ...

Dream Academy: Helping Children of the Incarcerated

Grammy-nominated pastor, activist and motivational speaker Wintley Phipps will bring the 15th annual "Power of a Dream" gala to the Washington Renaissance Hotel on May 3.

World-Class Dancers Collaborate for D.C. Youth

Some of the world's top ballet and contemporary companies will soon team up for a one-night-only performance in order to raise funds for a District-based program that uses dance as a pathway for youth who face hurdles in graduating from ...

AWB: Band’s Funky Horns Deliver Sweet Soul Music

On April 13 at Rams Head On Stage, the seven-piece band with origins in Scotland put on a scintillating performance at Rams Head On Stage in downtown Annapolis.

D.C. Says Farewell to Prince

Fans of the artist forever known as Prince paid tribute to the iconic singer, songwriter and trendsetter Sunday, quickly filling the historic Howard Theatre in northwest D.C. to capacity with lines so long that many were only able to say ...

Bunny Wailer to Play Howard Theatre After Two-Decade U.S. Absence

Quiet as kept, a legend will be coming to the Howard Theatre on Thursday — a legend whom Americans have not been privy to since the dissolution of one of the most famous backing bands of all time.

Prince the Businessman as Significant as Prince the Musician

While much of the coverage of Prince's death focuses on the artist's musical legacy, he may have an equally lasting impact on the music business itself.

Billy Paul, 'Me & Mrs. Jones' Singer, Dies at 81

Soul music legend Billy Paul, the Grammy Award-winning crooner best known for his number-one smash, "Me & Mrs. Jones," has died. He was 81.

Music Superstar Prince Dead at 57

Music legend Prince was found dead Thursday in his Minnesota home, according to his publicist. He was 57.

Hollywood's Black Christians On the Rise

Black Christian entertainment has been broadening its appeal for years.

MOVIE REVIEW: 'The Jungle Book'

Start the great debate right now. Is "The Jungle Book" the best kid's action film ever made? Possibly.

'Jersey Boys': A Musical That's Fun for All

If you're looking for an opportunity to relive and enjoy some of the best music ever produced, then go to the National Theatre before April 24 and see "Jersey Boys."