Wednesday, September 28, 2016


Rapper Lil Wayne Doesn’t See Racism, Yet Sell Out For Money.

September 21, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) So… Rapper Lil’ Wayne apparently thinks racism doesn’t exist. The rapper was asked by Skip Bayless, co-host of the Fox Sports talk show Undisputed, about his opinion about the controversy surrounding 49ers quarterback, Colin Kaepernick. Lil’ Wayne asserted that he believed, “there was no such thing as racism.” Lil’... [Read more...]

Lil Wayne, Colorism Within The Africans In America Community.

August 28, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As I sit here and think about what’s going on in my mind today, I became more aware of an issue that has greatly bothered me over this past year: colorism One of the biggest weapons that The System likes to use to divide us is “The Light Brown Skin vs Dark Brown Skin” thing that was greatly glorified in a few... [Read more...]

Presenting Ms. Rita Edmond – Meet The Contemporary Face of True Jazz Royalty.

August 23, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) If you’re a jazz lover and want to look upon the contemporary face of jazz royalty, take a moment to go check out Ms. Rita Edmond on Youtube. She’s the jazz world’s best kept secret.  She’s currently working on her third CD, but even on her first CD, she made it abundantly clear to this writer that she... [Read more...]

Alicia Keys Unfiltered – Ebony Magazine’s Fashion Issue.

August 17, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Alicia Keys tells EBONY she doesn’t believe in being “flawless,” yet on the set of the September Issue shoot, the 15-time Grammy® Award-winning music artist, philanthropist and judge on the new season of NBC’s The Voice proves she’s still a girl on fire. The fresh-faced star posed perfectly in futuristic attire while... [Read more...]

Eminem vs. Drake.

August 10, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In recent news, a rumor has been spiraling through the internet that two of America’s most lyrical rappers are on a collision course that may possibly alter the state of Hip-Hop. In one corner, there is the Canadian born rapper/singer who appears to have single- handedly redefined the rap culture by masculinizing singing,... [Read more...]

Death Of The Song: How The Music Of Today is Forced On Us.

July 22, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The minute I saw online that Adele would be having a new single out soon (Hello), I knew the pop world was going to be upside down. The song had yet to be released, but because of the new emphasis on streaming via record labels, it was going to be a blockbuster through advertising. Sure enough, Hello hit and was a success. It... [Read more...]

Music: Hip-Hop Culture Is the Monster that the Black Community Created.

July 12, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I am quite confident that what I am about to write will prove to be quite controversial, but I implore my readers to please read carefully what I am about to write. I will preface this column with one of my favorite Bible verses, Proverbs 4:7: “Wisdom is the principle thing, therefore get wisdom; and with all thy getting, get... [Read more...]

Jesse Williams – One Shining Moment.

July 7, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) More than a couple of million folks have responded to the words spoken by Jesse Williams, which points out the fact that many Black people are mesmerized by words that excite us and stimulate our emotions. Rather than initiating practical and appropriate actions as a result of words that make us feel good, we usually end up celebrating,... [Read more...]

Black Love: Symbolism or Reality?

June 29, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Greetings Everyone, Before I share my thoughts, I want to give you all this disclaimer. I’m a Black man; 28-years-old, single, with a weakness for Black women. I’m sharing with you all my perspective on what I see regarding black relationships in media and in real life. So, this will not be a playbook because I don’t... [Read more...]

Donald Trump, Republican Party Confuse Outreach Efforts with Pandering.

June 29, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As long as the Republican Party continues to be dominated by the same ol’, same ol’ White male staffers, consultants, and aides, they will continue to alienate the Black community. As long as the Republican Party continues to “showcase” Blacks that have absolutely no connection to the Black community, have no understanding... [Read more...]

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