Who knew jazz darling Esperanza Spalding had a lil’ Sasha Fierce-esque persona bubbling up inside her all this time? Here she comes, playing TLA on Sunday.
Husband-wife duo Alaina Moore and Patrick Riley keep winning—at life, love and making quality music.
Hip-hop music, its culture and all who revere or profit from it owe an indeterminable debt to the age-defying, Barbados-born Joseph Saddler.
Hip-hop used to be so much about the boast and the battle. This L.A. emcee is helping to define a modern-day hip-hop that celebrates new definitions of “realness.”
It’s totally possible that Michael Sam’s slowly but surely making queer people sports fans: learning rules, checking scores, researching his draft prospects, etc. But this week is his week (we’re hoping) to be the first openly gay NFL player drafted into the league. It’s pretty thrilling, actually, on par with Jason Collins’ openness and barrier [...]