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Black Music Month, celebrated in June, honors the profound influence of African American musicians on the global music landscape. R&B (Rhythm and Blues) has been a cornerstone of Black music, evolving from the blues and jazz traditions of the early 20th century. R&B emerged in the 1940s and has continuously shaped popular music with its […]

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As we've completed the first quarter of 2024 and begin Black Women History Month Black, here are a few Black women who have made positive monumental moments in history around the world so far this year!

We spoke with Mrs. Wanda Cooper-Jones for WHM about creating with purpose alongside adidas and honoring her dearly-missed son, Ahmaud Arbery. The post WHM Spotlight: Wanda Cooper-Jones Talks Continuing Her Son’s Legacy With The Ahmaud Arbery Foundation appeared first on Black America Web.

Our resident "Blistorian" Kimberly Renee joined us again, this time with lore of the first-ever Black congresswoman, Shirley Chisholm. The post The History of Shirley Chisholm | The Amanda Seales Show appeared first on Black America Web.

adidas launched its 'Honoring Black Excellence' campaign at the intersection of BHM and WHM with a new doc about pioneering Black women. The post Recap: adidas Launches ‘Honoring Black Excellence’ Campaign Alongside Women Who Create With Purpose appeared first on Black America Web.

African Americans have played an integral part in shaping the nation as we know it today, from the civil rights movement to present-day activism.  The post Best In Black: 10 Black History Documentaries You Should Watch appeared first on Black America Web.

Black History Month

NAACP Image Award nominee and black food critic Keith Lee embarked on a flavorful food tour across the United States, exploring the different cuisines that each city has to offer. From soulful Southern dishes and Creole flavors, to vibrant desserts and more, Lee has meticulously sampled the best of the best (of the places he […] The post Best in Black: 7 Black-Owned Restaurants Approved by Keith Lee appeared first on Black America Web.

Black History Month

  Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have played a pivotal role in shaping the academic and cultural landscape since the 19th century. These institutions have produced a plethora of influential individuals who have gone on to achieve greatness in their respective fields.  These 8 celebrity HBCU alumni college photos not only showcase the early […] The post Best In Black: 8 Celeb HBCU Alumni Throwback College Photos appeared first on Black America Web.

Black History Month

North Las Vegas Mayor Pamela Goynes-Brown announced the city is hosting a Black-owned business fair and white people are mad. The post White Folks Are Mad At Black-Owned Business Fair In North Las Vegas For Black History Month appeared first on NewsOne.

Black History Month

Charlotte West High School “decorated” a pair of segregated entrances for Black History Month. The post NC School Doors ‘Decorated’ With ‘Colored’ And ‘White’ Entrances For Black History Month appeared first on NewsOne.

Black History Month

Rachel Dolezal, aka Nkechi Diallo, was fired during Black History Month from a teaching position in Arizona over her OnlyFans account. The post Rachel Dolezal Fired During Black History Month Over OnlyFans appeared first on NewsOne.

Black History Month

As Black History Month unfolds, there’s no better time to take a closer look into the remarkable contributions of African Americans who have left an indelible mark on our world. Beyond the familiar narratives of activists, civil rights leaders, and entertainment icons, Black culture intricately weaves itself into the fabric of our daily lives. From […] The post Best In Black: 10 Black Inventors That Impacted The World appeared first on Black America Web.