Spoken word artist and grad student Tonya Ingram not only captures what it’s like living with depression, but what it takes to break free.
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MTV’s ‘Rebel Music: Native America’ features four indigenous musicians and activists — Frank Waln, Inez Jasper, Nataanii Means (son of activist Russell Means) and Mike “Witko” Cliff — using art to save their communities.
Alternative rapper and actor KiD CuDi sat down with Arsenio Hall on Friday night and expressed some frustrations with hip-hop music: “I think the braggadocio, ‘Money, Cash, Hoes’ thing needs to be deaded. I feel like that’s holding us back as a culture, as black people.”
Following Frank Ocean’s open bi-sexuality, popular ungerground hip-hop artist Murs premieres a soul-stirring new video for his single “Animal Style” — where the rapper tackles anti-gay rhetoric, religion, identity, love, teen suicide and so much more.
When a boy reached out to 19-year-old Indigenous rapper Angel Haze and revealed plans to kill himself, she reached back with a spoken word poem.