Starting July 24th, Wiz Khalifa will be visiting a city near you for the Under the Influence of Music 2014 tour.
Painter Alvin Black III will showcase his intimate portraits at “ALIVE,” an exhibit at Chicago’s IPaintMyMind Gallery @ Green Exchange from May 15th through June 10th.
On May 2nd, Gozamos will hold its Cinco de Mayo Party at the Chicago Urban Art Society in Pilsen for a night of music and dancing with djs Sonorama, Soulphonetics and The Ponderers.
The folks at Okayafrica are bringing their Electrafrique NYC dance party outdoors for BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! on May 22nd.
On April 16th, New York City’s 2014 Tribeca Film Festival will open with ‘Time Is Illmatic,’ a feature-length documentary chronicling the making of Nas’ prolific 1994 debut album ‘Illmatic.’
Join Soulphonetics and Electrico for a night of global bass and Latin house at Harbee Liquors & Tavern on Friday, April 11th.
Nicki Minaj, Jhené Aiko, Wiz Khalifa, Iggy Azalea and more will hit the stage at Hot 97′s Summer Jam 2014 on June 1st.
Little Dragon explains their fourth studio album, ‘Nabuma Rubberband,’ and reveals 2014 tour dates for the U.S.
The third Sundance London film and music festival will take place on April 25-27, with screenings for ‘Fruitvale Station,’ ‘Afronauts,’ and ‘Finding Fela.’
Chef Marcus Samuelsson is helping families impacted by last month’s tragic gas explosion in East Harlem with a charity event on Wednesday, April 2nd.
The Australian leg of Kanye West’s tour has been postponed so that he can finish his new album, which will arrive this year.
Future and The Roots & Friends are set to headline 2014 BET Experience late-night events, which will also feature two nights of comedy shows.
Controversial alternative rapper M.I.A. is set to embark on a U.S. tour, where she will be joined by A$AP Mob’s A$AP Ferg.
The Roots, Tamar Braxton and K. Michelle are just a few of the latest artists to join the still growing list of performers for the 2014 Essence Festival, which will be held on July 3-6 in New Orleans.
Top Dawg Entertainment’s leading lady SZA will be headlining ‘Red Bull Sound Select: Toronto’ on March 26th, joined by fellow emerging artists Shi Wisdom, a l l i e, and KJ.
Que Bajo?! is trying out a new venue, Chrystie 141 on the Lower East Side, for the next electro-tropical extravaganza on March 29th.
Now through March 30th, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts will display Kosisochukwu Nnebe’s latest project, ‘M(other)nity,’ which focuses on the modern black woman, respectability politics, and black women in media.
CumbiaSazo, Chicago’s sporadic and nomadic cumbia and tropical bass gathering, will return from hibernation on Saturday, March 29th, at Double Door.
If you’re in Austin for SXSW today, stop by ‘Listen Global, Act Local’ for a full day lineup of global-to-local art, food, and performances by A Tribe Called Red, Los Rakas, Zuzuka Poderosa with Nego Mozambique, many several more!