10 24 2014
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Film Review: 'Chelsea on the Rocks'

The Chelsea Hotel, located on West 23rd Street in Manhattan, opened its doors in 1883. Over its lifespan, the Chelsea has served as a home for hundreds of prominent celebrities. Despite this rich, if sometimes checkered, history, the Chelsea was recently sold to a real estate company which could care less about preserving the place's character...


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9th Wonder: Hip Hop Holding Back Growth of Black Music? No

I recently read the legendary Gladys Knight's comments about hip hop and the culture thereof as it pertains to hindering the growth of Black music. In a lot of ways, present day Black music in a general sense is in a very bad state. From Hip hop to the level of R&B and Soul or the lack of in mainstream media, we are seemingly suffering across the board. However, my concerns are focused on the comments about hip hop.
Once AGAIN, the attempt to separate the generations amongst us as Black Americans is having much success.


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