The Midnight Hour is the acclaimed 10-piece ensemble lead by the pair behind the unforgettable score for the Netflix series Marvel’s Luke Cage–Ali Shaheed Muhammad (A Tribe Called Quest) and Adrian Younge. Today, they share the video for their latest single, “Harmony,” featuring vocals from frequent collaborator Loren Oden. Directed […]

Thus begins the ambitious manifesto behind Theo Croker’s newest album, issued as a preface to the trumpeter, producer, arranger, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist’s most personal project yet, due outMay 17 from Sony Music Masterworks. Available now for preorder, Star People Nation finds Croker at the helm of production, songwriting, and performance, resulting in an intimate […]

2018 ASCAP RHYTHM & SOUL AWARDS By Jack Barnes R&B and hip-hop’s biggest stars gathered tonight at The Beverly Wilshire in Los Angeles for ASCAP’s signature urban music event, the 31st annual ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards. The A-list crowd joined the organization in recognizing the songwriters and publishers of the most performed ASCAP songs […]