When you think of a musical artist what comes to mind? In most cases one would say its someone who creates music. My next question would be what does it mean to create music? Most popular artists to date have no idea what it means to create, study and understand the art we call music. Allow me to introduce to you a young musical artist I like to call "The Chosen One." Former Julliard Alumni and … [Read More...]
Delonte LeFlore Impact Statement HOW DO I MAKE AN IMPACT? I remember growing up and learning about African American Leaders such as Booker T. Washington, Marcus Garvey, Phillip Randolph, Dred Scott, Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman, Fannie Lou Hamer and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. just to name a few, and the IMPACT that they had on the world. I had always inspired to be able to follow in their … [Read More...]
We all need a little encouragement every now and then. Kid President, knowing this, has put together a video you can play each morning as you wake up or to share with your friend who needs a kick in the right direction. … [Read More...]
On April 3rd, 2014, New York’s Ethel Barrymore Theater opened its doors to welcome excited theater goers to see the 2014 A Raisin in the Sun Broadway revival, the staged adaptation of Lorraine Hansberry’s book. The show features a small ensemble cast on a small set full of some of Hollywood’s finest actors such as Academy Award winner, Denzel Washington, Tony Award winner, Anika Noni Rose, … [Read More...]
Credit: Clare O'Conner If you associate Walmart’s grocery aisles with cheap six-packs of sugary soda or bulk bags of chips, you’re in for a surprise when you next drop by a branch of the world’s largest retailer. Starting this month, the big box giant aims to drive down the price of organic food nationwide with its new in-house line of 100 or so products in exclusive partnership with Wild Oats, … [Read More...]
As a singer and songwriter with co-writer credits on Mary J. Blige’s single, “Irreversible” from her “My Life Part II” album, and performances with artists ranging from Ne-Yo to Patti LaBelle, Yolanda Adams and Michael Buble’, Bryan’s music formulates to a space where reconciliation is invited. Listeners are able to freely adapt and understand the universal topics of love and life re-connections.