#FBF: COSA NUESTRA PA’LA CIUDAD NYC 2017

Have you ever tried a delicious gumbo that not only provided the best heat, but also fed the soul? Well, Cosa Nuestra provides just that in one fell swoop with their sancocho-like musical lineup and cuisine. Everything from promotion, to ambiance were all carefully selected to provide that perfect simmer in feeding the soul –… continue reading →

Help Support The 2017 Afro-Latino Festival Which Celebrates Women Creators

This summer New York City will host the annual Afro-Latino Festival for its fifth consecutive year. The two-day event will take place on July 7 and 8 and will include panels, performances and art installations in celebration of the African diaspora throughout Latin America. If the festivities were not enough, the 2017 lineup will be… continue reading →

#TBT: “IT WAS ALL A DREAM…” BROOKLYN AND SOCIAL MEDIA PAYS TRIBUTE TO BIGGIE ON THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH

March 9 marks the anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G.’s Los Angeles murder. It has now been 20 years since he was gunned down in a drive-by shooting. He was 24 years old. The phenomenal catalog of music he left behind immortalized him in Hip-Hop culture forever. Several members of the Hip-Hop community took to Twitter and… continue reading →

JAY-Z IS THE FIRST RAPPER INDUCTED INTO THE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME

Bey and Jay are not only America’s power couple, but are also garnering historic accolades – forever sealing their destinies into American pop culture history. Jay Z  (aka Beyonce’s better half) has made history today as the first rapper to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. A prestigious accolade usually awarded to genres… continue reading →