Black America Web celebrates Black Music Month by saluting influential icons in the music industry

The singer/rapper cements her place in Hip-Hop as her lone solo album makes history at the 1999 Grammy Awards.

Honorees for the 2022 Black Music and Entertainment Walk of Fame are looking just as elite as the class of 2021, with this year including legends like Smokey Robinson, Berry Gordy, late entertainers Cicely Tyson and Ray Charles, plus a handful of others.

On Tuesday (September 21) The Fugees announced a reunion tour to celebrate 25 years of their classic album "The Score."

Keeping our Black Music Month momentum going here at Black America Web, we put together a list of our favorite R&B cover songs from the likes of Aaliyah, Beyoncé, Luther Vandross, Frank Ocean and more soul greats.

On Tuesday (February 16), the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), took to Twitter to announce that the former Fugee has sold over 10 million copies of her lauded solo album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, making her the first female MC to make the achievement.

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Lauryn Hill has revealed why she never dropped another album after the release of her iconic 1998 debut, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.

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While Lauryn Hill is no longer a mainstream star her legacy still holds a dear spot in our culture’s hearts. A recent set reminds us why she is a one of one. As spotted on HipHopDX the former Fugees member graced the fashion community with her unique talents earlier this month. On August 6 Louis Vuitton […]

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If you thought Lauryn Hill’s only financial issues had to deal with the IRS, you thought wrong. According to The Blast, the singer is currently in litigation with her cousin Gerald Hill over an unpaid loan. This time, she was the lender. In 2017, Hill loaned her cousin $65, 000. According to a written contract […]

NEW YORK (AP) — Gina Rodriguez has apologized for singing along on her Instagram story to a Fugees verse that includes the N-word. The “Jane the Virgin” actress deleted the short video she posted Tuesday and replaced it with her apology, but not before memes and other backlash ensued. Rodriguez said in her apology she’s […]

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NEW YORK (AP) — Gina Rodriguez has apologized for singing along on her Instagram story to a Fugees verse that includes the N-word. The “Jane the Virgin” actress deleted the short video she posted Tuesday and replaced it with her apology, but not before memes and other backlash ensued. Rodriguez said in her apology she’s […]

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It’s been five years since Lauryn Hill last released a solo single but she’s back with a new track to be featured on the upcoming film, Queen & Slim.