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Fund Set Up for Kermit Ruffins’ Niece Milan Arriola

An online fundraising effort has been set up for Milan Arriola, the 20-year-old niece of trumpeter Kermit Ruffins, who was shot and killed on Friday, July 3. Ruffins shared the link […]

Lenny McDaniel Passes Away at 65

Singer songwriter Lenny McDaniel passed away on Friday, July 3, at the age of 65. The talented musician hit it big in France with the single “Rosa” in the 1990s […]

Essence Fest 2015 Saturday: The Party With A Purpose Continues

From the Reverend Al Sharpton to Missy Elliot, Saturday’s jam-packed schedule of events showcased Essence Fest 2015‘s variety. During a daytime panel entitled “#NoJudgementZone,” Keke Palmer led a discussion with […]

Essence Fest’s 365Black Awards Recognize Community Activists

McDonald’s 365Black Awards Ceremony turned the Essence Fest 2015 spotlight on seven well-deserving community leaders that are making a difference 365 days a year. Filmed for television broadcast in the […]

Exclusive Video: Judith Owens & Harry Shearer on Louisiana Jukebox

Check out Judith Owens & Harry Shearer performing “On Me” on Louisiana Jukebox.

Exclusive Video: Dingo 8 on Louisiana Jukebox

Check out Dingo 8 performing “Star” on Louisiana Jukebox.

Zydeco Music Exhibit Opens in Opelousas

A new interpretive exhibit designed to teach locals and visitors about zydeco music has opened in Opelousas. The City of Opelousas Tourism created the “Zydeco Music” exhibit, which explores the […]

Photos: Paulie’s New Orleans Jazz n’ Blues Festival

Many New Orleans bands traveled up to Worcester, Massachusetts, to bring fans in the north east a summertime taste of New Orleans funk, blues, rock and zydeco at Paulie’s New […]

Jermaine Quiz Directs Lyrics Born Video for “That’s It”

Japanese-American rapper and producer Lyrics Born turned to New Orleans for inspiration on his latest album, Real People. The album was produced by Galactic’s Ben Ellman and Rob Mercurio and […]

Exclusive Video: Nu Beginnings on Louisiana Jukebox

Check out Nu Beginnings performing “Sweet Sensation” on Louisiana Jukebox.