Earth Day is celebrated April 22nd every year – Get Active. The NBA is taking steps to become a more environmentally responsible organization and will continue to explore ways of improving in this area. Speaking of the NBA check out this Kobe Bryant Documentary by Spike LeeSneak Peek

Respected Los Angeles visual artist Steven Lopez features soul goddess Erykah Badu in his latest addition to the “After Midnight” series, a collection of portraits celebrating notable musicians. One hundred copies of the limited edition Giclée prints, signed by Badu and Lopez, went on sale April 15th, exclusively at aftermidnightsoul.com with proceeds going to Erykah’s non-profit B.L.I.N.D | Video

Record Store Day is this Sunday! A celebration of the unique culture surrounding over 700 independently owned record stores in the USA, and hundreds of similar stores internationally.

Mos Def – Flowers New album, The Ecstatic available 6/9/09 – Video

As promised, The Goodness & Fusicology bring you *exclusive* live video clips from the notorious GODFATHER III party @ WMC this year featuring freestyle sets from Phonte & Mad Skillz w/Jeremy “Ayro” Ellis on our News Blog + Our Fave WMC 09 Photos there too c/o Oh!Beatrice.

Spring 2009’s “WHAT IS GOOD MUSIC” Online Compilation featuring: Amanda Diva, Daz-I-Kue, Idle Warship, Illa J, King Britt, Ursula Rucker, Mark de Clive-Lowe, Peven Everett, Quetzal Guerrero, Rich Medina, Russell Taylor, Yahzarah and more. Streaming free @ WhatIsGoodMusic.com

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40th Annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival April 24 – May 3

OnHollywood: Where Innovation Meets Entertainment April 27th-29th in West Hollywood more…

The Funky People Panama Tour ’09: Memorial Day Weekend vacation trip May 22-26

International Soul Music Summit: New Site for the Sept 2009 Conference.

The 2009 A3C will be taking place on October 1-3, 2009 – New Dates, New Atlanta Location more…



Stones Throw | Win Tickets!

Tortured Soul | New Album


Robin Thicke & Jennifer Hudson

Lily Allen

Eric Roberson


Oveous Maximus – Want to Be (happy)

Oveous Maximus – Oscar, Grant me a new Future


Current TV Cancels $100 Million IPO

Google and Microsoft Fighting Over Twitter

How the Internet Works – Explained in Video

Digital Music Streaming Startup tunesBag Releases Desktop Application

Amie Street Music Store Swallows Songza

BOOK: The Facebook Era: Tapping Online Social Networks to Build Better Products, Reach New Audiences, and Sell More Stuff.


Coachella Favorites Survey

Coachella 2009 URB Staff Picks

REVIEW: Prefuse 73 : Everything She Touched Turned Ampexian

REVIEW: Amadou & Mariam : Welcome to Mali

A Pair of Nixon Master Blaster Headphones + Beastie Boys’ On Vinyl!

WIN: A Copy Of Notorious On DVD!

Aceyalone Wants YOU To Win Big!

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