There’s cool and there’s Sammy Davis Jr. cool. Here he is jamming on the drums and the vibraphone with his band.
Discover music from around the world and back in time with Radiooooo, the shiny new tool in our sampling toolbox.
Festac ’77 was a festival of Black musical excellence in Nigeria which took 12 years of planning and over $1bn in costs (in today’s money). But Stevie Wonder stole the show.
Philip Ewell spoke out against racism in a 2019 paper and found himself on the other end of it when White music theorists responded in a closed publication.
James Brown’s live performance of Get Involved & Soul Power in 1972 was awesome and Black AF.
4 NYU students created a site called Dilla Data that collected information on J Dilla’s samples. Check it out.