black music month

This year we're celebrating the 40th anniversary of #BlackMusicMonth!

June is Black Music Month and we had the chance to ask Gospel Legend Pastor John P. Kee who would be on his playlist this month.

Here's a look at eight pioneers of Black music firsts...

After all these years, can you believe it's the 22-year-old's first concept music video?

Black Music Month originated in 1979. Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the wonderful music, the  achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

Black Music Month originated in 1979. Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the wonderful music, the  achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

The Clark Sisters are an American gospel vocal group consisting of five sisters: Jacky, , Denise, Elbernita “Twinkie,” Dorinda, and Karen. The Clark Sisters are the daughters of gospel musician and choral director Mattie Moss Clark. They are credited for helping to bring gospel music to the mainstream and are considered as pioneers of contemporary […]