Apr 13, 2023
By Izzy Esparza
From the left, Peanut Butter Wolf, J. ROCC, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Ma Dukes (Dilla’s mother), and Host Asya Shein. On March 16th, 2023, Save The Music curated a star studded panel at SXSW to celebrate the life and legacy of hip-hop producer, James Yancey, better known...
Aug 29, 2022
By Zack Flores
Burger King is redefining “ROYALTY” by tapping into high-profile music talent, Latto, at this year’s 2022 VMAs to show the modern, new meaning of “ROYALTY” – it’s not exclusive, not divisive, not based on heritage or money, but about INDIVIDUALITY. And to further...
Aug 23, 2022
By Lia Peralta
Beats are the foundation of music. They are the creators of rhythm and the source of that deep desire we feel to dance when we hear them. Who wouldn’t want to learn how to create this kind of magic? If you want to learn how to start making beats, there are a few...
Jun 15, 2022
By Dr. Scott N. Edgar, Dr. Yorel Lashley, Robert Morrison, & Kira Rizzuto
At the heart of empowerment lies the necessity for many voices to be heard, understood, and in dialogue with each other. Learning and growth are not always achieved simply by agreeing with each other. Providing a space for listening is often the first step to...
Jun 13, 2022
By Dr. Lisa "Osunleti" Beckley-Roberts
For generations, Black music has had a profound and powerful impact on our nation’s cultural heritage. It has shaped a variety of popular genres from rhythm and blues to jazz, gospel, country, rap and more. This month and every month, we continue to honor its roots....
Jun 6, 2022
By Ariel Davis
Save The Music and our partners at Successful, Inc got a chance to connect with Jameshia Attaway, a student in the Mississippi-Delta region, about the power of music in her community. Read on to learn more about how music affects the life of her, her peers, and her family, in the region of the United […]