The Process of Winning a Grammy Award

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The process of winning a Grammy award starts with a submission and goes through a process of screening, nominating, voting and more. Members of the recording academy and other companies submit recordings, music videos and other music related videos and … Continue reading

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Black Music Month Spotlight: Lenny Hines

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Name: Lenny Hines Why is celebrating Black music important to you? I think black music has a lot to give to society. It’s origins were a way of communication at one point, and to this day we still use music … Continue reading

Black Music Month Spotlight: Billy Hyatt

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Name:  Billy Hyatt Why is celebrating Black music important to you? Because Black Ppople have and continue to make such great contributions to music worldwide. Without the creative input that different Black culture’s brought to the game, music would be … Continue reading

Black Music Month Spotlight: Force MDs

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Why is celebrating Black music important to you?   Because it gives an  emotional journey that gave us the soul from great creators or artists  of color who open and knock down doors for us. We are so grateful!   What … Continue reading

Black Music Month Spotlight: Black Alley

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Names: Soul Garage Band, Black Alley (members: Kacey- Lead Singer; Animal – Drummer; Josh – Bass; Eric – Lead Guitar; Hope – Keys; Mack – Keys; Beedy – Percussion) Why is celebrating Black music important to you? (Kacey) Celebrating black … Continue reading

Black Music Month Spotlight: L.A. Jackson

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Name: L.A. Jackson Why is celebrating Black music important to you? Because Black music is the foundation for all music.  So much has spun off from this music that it’s important to remember  where the heartbeat of it all came … Continue reading

Black Music Month Spotlight: Jade Simmons

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Name: Jade Simmons Why is celebrating Black music important to you? Celebrating Black music is important because it’s crucial to reflect on the influence of African and African-American culture on almost all forms of music. From African drumming, to jazz … Continue reading