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Biden leads celebration of Black Music Month

The Cincinnati Herald 11 Jun 2021
Williams, a board member at the National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) in Nashville, Tenn., and Cleveland radio DJ Ed Wright is credited with founding Black Music Month ... “Congressman Chaka Fattah of Philadelphia became my primary champion in introducing the African American Music Bill to the House of Representatives,” Williams asserted.
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President Biden issues proclamation for Black Music Month

Nashville Pride 11 Jun 2021
Williams, a board member at the National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) in Nashville, Tenn., and Cleveland radio Dee Jay Ed Wright is credited with founding Black Music Month ... Congressman Chaka Fattah of Philadelphia became my primary champion in introducing the African American Music Bill to the House of Representatives,” Williams said.
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LootLove joins as new host of Apple Music 1’s ‘Africa Now Radio’

Independent online (SA) 09 Jun 2021
South African media personality LootLove is taking over as the new host of Africa Now Radio on Apple Music 1, beginning Sunday, June 13. Africa Now Radio, Apple Music radio's first global African music radio show, recently celebrated its one-year anniversary ... African playlists.
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11 TikTok videos to celebrate the start of Pride Month

Independent online (SA) 05 Jun 2021
Cape TownHappy Pride Month!! ... 1 ... OCs & Musicals ♬ original sound - cute anime boys. 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... #greenscreen Just some queer African history for your fyp! #africangay #pridemonth #africanhistoryforgotten #africanqueer ♬ African Music Radio - African. 5 ... #harveymilk #lgbtq #music #gay #singing ♬ Irish Blessing by SFGMC - San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus.
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ESSENCE Festival of Culture Presented by Coca-Cola Announces Its 2021 “Live Loud” Virtual Experience

The Marshall News Messenger 01 Jun 2021
The ESSENCE Festival of Culture is the world’s largest cultural, music, ... TV AND RADIO TECHNOLOGY MEN MUSIC FAMILY GENERAL ENTERTAINMENT CELEBRITY AFRICAN AMERICAN CONSUMER ENTERTAINMENT EVENTS/CONCERTS PUBLISHING OTHER TECHNOLOGY COMMUNICATIONS INTERNET WOMEN OTHER ENTERTAINMENT.
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Discussing music’s diversity with music producer, PAQ

B & FT Online 29 May 2021
You often hear music executives and connoisseurs ask musicians and other professionals in the music space to go all-in ... Beyond music production, PAQ is also into radio jingle production and voice over recording for television commercials in indigenous Ghanaian languages, French, Spanish, Arabic, and Portuguese.
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WHYY-FM celebrates Black radio ... again 25 years later

The Philadelphia Tribune 28 May 2021
The series will be a reformatted version of the original stories that were released 25 years ago and explored the role radio had on the transformation of the African-American community during the 20th century ...It’s a celebration of the creativity that African Americans brought to the radio broadcasting industry.
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The week in audio: the best of Mental Health Awareness Week

The Observer 16 May 2021
African and Ambient, broadcast last Thursday night, gave us the brilliant KMRU, from Kenya, who uses field recordings in his compositions, as well as exploring how African music has influenced celebrated ambient artists from the west, such as Steve Reich.
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AFRO TV Announces a Digital Concert Series Kicking off With a Celebration of the 218th ...

Herald-Standard 01 May 2021
In expanding the live concert experience, AFRO TV is creating a powerful new and exclusive platform that will benefit music fans, artists, and brands ... “The Live music ecosystem has been massively disrupted ... ENTERTAINMENT CONSUMER TV AND RADIO AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC EVENTS/CONCERTS.
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10 Amazing Rock Bands That Went Pop

What Culture 30 Apr 2021
There are even some callbacks to world music, which is certainly a switchup from the normal bubblegum you'd find on the radio, including an African jam during the tail end of the song In Your Eyes ... the Talking Heads being filtered some weird futuristic form of Memphis soul music.
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In One Ear: Radio Garden

The Daily Astorian 22 Apr 2021
Orthodox Chants out of Cheboksary, Russia, Alefamusic from Antisiranana, Madagascar, Audio Noir Radio, 1940s and 1950s Philip Marlow radio thrillers out of Chicago and El Mandara, North African Music, out of Tunisia.
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Grapevine April 21, 2021: A new singing star on the horizon

The Jerusalem Post 20 Apr 2021
Although singers of North African ... On Independence Day, whether in tribute to him or simply because North African singers have made their mark not only in Israel but worldwide, several radio programs focused on singers of North African background as well as on Mizrahi music.
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Bubblegum icon Condry Ziqubu returns

Mail Guardian South Africa 10 Apr 2021
Now, while the names of Mbulu and Semenya still live in contemporary conversations about genealogies of South African music, and songs such as There is Music in the Air, Not Yet Uhuru, Ziph’inkomo and Nomalanga feature on radio playlists, the name of Condry Ziqubu is heard far less.
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Choice FM: Iconic black radio station receives blue heritage plaque

The Independent 31 Mar 2021
“The first licenced independent black music radio station gave us all a sense of pride and belonging ... “The blue plaque will highlight the work of Windrush descendants and our huge impact on the radio and music industry in the UK ... “It played the type of music that mainstream radio ...
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P&G Aims to Improve Portrayal of “Black Life” on Screen, Expands Inclusion Efforts for Black Creators

The Marshall News Messenger 29 Mar 2021
BASKETBALL MARKETING ADVERTISING SPORTS COMMUNICATIONS OTHER RETAIL CONVENIENCE STORE GENERAL ENTERTAINMENT CELEBRITY SUPERMARKET SPECIALTY FOUNDATION FASHION RETAIL TV AND RADIO AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM & MOTION PICTURES MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT PHILANTHROPY TEENS OTHER SPORTS ...

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