Alicia Keys (Short Film) – “The Gospel”


A music-driven short film presented as a visual prelude to Alicia Keys’ sixth studio album, Here. Keys pays tribute to the communities that raised her in four slice-of-life segments depicting the coming of age experience in New York City. *Tribeca Film Festival 2016 Premiere *New York Times Pop Critic Pick –– The Playlist *2017 One Screen Awards – Free The Bid “Best Music Video” *2017 … Continue reading Alicia Keys (Short Film) – “The Gospel”

Let your love for God give you a fruitful life. Inspiration video.


I could not sleep last night, so I stayed up and created a video about my love for God. As you may know, I have studied spirituality for many years and I even created a blog and radio show about it. The only problem I had was that I did all of these wonderful things away from christianity. I let the influence of other religions … Continue reading Let your love for God give you a fruitful life. Inspiration video.

Aretha Franklin second line tribute – Treme, New Orleans


We had a short visit to New Orleans this year, but we were able to grab a few videos here and there of the city including this tribute for Aretha Franklin in Treme. The people were singing loud with so much passion and love for Aretha. The entire day was filled with emotions and the city showed as much love as they could. People were … Continue reading Aretha Franklin second line tribute – Treme, New Orleans

Erykah Badu: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert


Aug. 15, 2018 | Felix Contreras — Some folks around the NPR Music office said they felt an almost spiritual connection to Erykah Badu during her visit to the Tiny Desk. And that was before she and her band even played a single note. It came from the waft of earthly scents that followed in her wake, to the flowing dreads and clothes that hung … Continue reading Erykah Badu: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Nabihah Iqbal | Live set |Boiler Room x VIVA! Festival


BIOGRAPHY Many musicians like to speak of versatility, but Nabihah Iqbal has better grounds than most. She boasts an MPhil (focused on African history) from Cambridge, experience working in human rights law and a black belt in Karate. Formerly known as Throwing Shade, she’s ditched that moniker to embrace the name she was born with. Readying her debut album for Ninja Tune, ‘Weighing of the … Continue reading Nabihah Iqbal | Live set |Boiler Room x VIVA! Festival

Jay Morrison teaches Jalen Collins how to buy a $300,000 Rolls-Royce


Jay Morrison shows former Atlanta Falcons cornerback Jalen Collins how to buy a Rolls-Royce Wraith! Go to https://www.JayMorrisonAcademy.com/Fa… to book a 1 Hour Consultation with Jay Morrison. Business Mogul and Wealth Strategist Jay Morrison held a private mansion mastermind with Grammy Nominated Recording Artist Keri Hilson, NFL Cornerback Jalen Collins, MTV Wild N Out Comedian, Recording Artist, and Actress B. Simone, and Comedian Navv Greene … Continue reading Jay Morrison teaches Jalen Collins how to buy a $300,000 Rolls-Royce

Christian Scott Quintet || The Last Chieftain || Paste Studios, New York, NY


Christian Scott Quintet – Diaspora | The Walk | The Last Chieftain Recorded Live: 5/22/2017 – Paste Studios – New York, NY More Christian Scott Quintet in the Paste Cloud: http://www.pastemagazine.com/search?t… Scott Quintet&m=Video Visit Paste Magazine: http://www.pastemagazine.com Continue reading Christian Scott Quintet || The Last Chieftain || Paste Studios, New York, NY

The Moorish influence in Europe


When the topic of the Moorish influence in Europe is being discussed, one of the first questions that arises is, what race were they? As early as the Middle Ages, “Moors were commonly viewed as being mostly black or very swarthy, and hence the word is often used for negro,” according to the Oxford English Dictionary. Author and historian Chancellor Williams said “the original Moors, … Continue reading The Moorish influence in Europe

EVERGREEN PLANTATION Edgard, LA


Evergreen Plantation is the most intact plantation complex in the South with 37 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, including 22 slave cabins. Today, Evergreen Plantation remains a privately owned, working sugar cane plantation. People live here and work here. Evergreen Plantation is located on the west bank of the Mississippi River, between New Orleans and Baton Rouge. On the Tour we met some really … Continue reading EVERGREEN PLANTATION Edgard, LA