Previewing the Provost Lecture with Dr. Guy
Kellie Jones and Guthrie Ramsey Share Thoughts on the Obama Portraits
On Mavis Staples's Principled Restraint and Buoyant Critique
#FreeMeek, the Philadelphia Eagles, and Soundtracking a Fraught Social Moment
Dr Guthrie P. Ramsey to Deliver Provost Lecture on Diversity
Bruno Mars's Big Night Suggests the GRAMMY Awards want to "Stick to Music"
What if Childish Gambino wins the GRAMMY for Album of the Year?
What if Bruno Mars Wins the GRAMMY for Album of the Year?
What if Lorde Wins the GRAMMY for Album of the Year?
What's Going On -- January 18, 2018
What if Jay Z Wins the GRAMMY for Album of the Year?
What if Kendrick Lamar wins the GRAMMY for Album of the Year?
The GRAMMY Nominations Weren't as Great as You Think They Were
"Riddim Analysis": Critical Karaoke and Reggae's Musical Geneaology
A Family Affair: Kellie and Hettie Jones in Conversation at Penn Book Center on Thursday, November 30
MusiQology Gives Thanks: 2017 Edition
Rap's Media Disruption: An (Extra)Ordinary Signpost
#16Bars: The Smithsonian Cypher and Public Pedagogy
The Eight Years In Power Soundtrack: Ta-Nehisi Coates's Musical Influences
What's Going On -- October 26, 2017
Black Messiah, Part 1
by Guthrie P. Ramsey, Jr.
These are, in fact, the times that try (wo)men’s...
In a week where GQ Magazine tried to tell us that singer, Sam Smith, is the "New Face of Soul," D'Angelo...
If you are like us, you are still digesting D'Angelo's latest offering, Black Messiah. Recently, The Root...
Sunday night at midnight D'Angelo released his first album in fourteen years, Black Messiah. This surprise...
When neo soul pioneer D’Angelo gave birth to his acclaimed album Voodoo at the beginning of the millennium,...