Dub-reggae legend Dennis Bovell breaks down "blues parties" and shares his favorite needle drops.
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The HBO Max reunion special was full of stories, truths and squashed beefs.
Tell anyone not listening to this week’s edition to go funk themselves.
The mask-wearing, genre-defying Brooklyn rapper shares her favorite street songs for us to enjoy.
The intergalactic guide didn't have an easy time, but her passion helped Kenya to explore the stars.
A frighteningly good mix of freshly unearthed and classic tunes to fulfill all your Halloween listening needs.
The popular R&B duo from Los Angeles took their love of friendship & brotherhood, and gave us nothing but magical records.
Sarah Bromberg, Philippe Pierre & Stephanie Diaz-Matos talk about future sounds and their favorite needle drops from the standout Hulu show.
Add these songs of faith to your rotation and keep d'evils away.
EarthGang's WowGr8 and Olu offer up songs of testimony as a celebration of Black lives and music for ESSENCE's The Playlist.
These 10 songs are for the socially distanced lover in you.
This week's theme centers around music yuh waan flap a wing to in time for Labor Day weekend.
This week's Playlist features revolutionary melodies to share during this time of chaos.
Author and activist Rachel Cargle moderates this cross-generational conversation between literary giant Nikki Giovanni and Grammy-nominated artist Rapsody on impacting past, present and future activism.
The multi award-winning tenor saxophonist celebrates her debut album by sharing her current songs of inspiration for ESSENCE's The Playlist.
The African Dancehall King, who appears on Beyoncé's "Already," selected songs meant to inspire and motivate the masses.