DHANTÉ Drops “Can’t We Smile” and Meditates About His Future

Today is Valentine’s Day to all, but to 19-year old emcee DHANTÉ fans, future and present, it’s his birthday and the day he drops the visuals to “Can’t We Smile.” DHANTÉ grew up on Long Island and in Flatbush, Brooklyn to a Guyanese father and Jamaican mother with soca, reggae, and dancehall being played in his household. Outside of the house, BK impacted his music, drawing influence from Pro Era. At first he was a singer, but he fell in love with emceeing almost immediately after a studio invite. Continue reading DHANTÉ Drops “Can’t We Smile” and Meditates About His Future

You’re Ghana Need to Follow the Artistic Ethos of Samuel Blankson

Hailing from Ghana, 24-year old graphic designer Samuel Blankson aka @themanyphacedgod uses his savoir-faire of digital art and love of black skin as a way to paint mortal men as God-like entities. Drawing from hip-hop and r&b culture, Blankson uses his artistic gift as a way to pay homage to pop icons who make dark features as beautiful as they always have been. Continue reading You’re Ghana Need to Follow the Artistic Ethos of Samuel Blankson

Power to the Paintbrush, Tatiana K.’s Delightful Artwork

The empowering art of Tatiana K. aka @phoenixaaart of Florida, is full of beautiful black faces expressing the emotionality of the human experience. Tatiana says that all she wants to do is something that “radiates peace and tranquility and a sense of something more than just this reality” and her art already has done so and will continue to do so as she grows ever stronger. Continue reading Power to the Paintbrush, Tatiana K.’s Delightful Artwork

Dolce Paganne’s Macabre Art Will Give You Goosebumps and Make You Howl at the Moon

Dolce Paganne is a 37-year old surrealist who has a love for creating larger-than-life, macabre, and intricate dreamscapes composed primarily of Victorian-garbed girls and women. She has an affinity for horror stories and lives in the wooded town of Tervuren in Belgium. While she creates her oeuvres, she often listens to electronic music as the sunlight peeks through her windows. Continue reading Dolce Paganne’s Macabre Art Will Give You Goosebumps and Make You Howl at the Moon

Tender Kid Drops Melancholic “Few Missed Calls” Music Video, Speaks Of Art & Love

Few missed calls features Spring and was recorded Lewis’ studio, Silence Wireless. With Madeintyo, Spring, JMP, Killy, Andy, Big Man Alex, and Lovely Nils keeping him company in the stu, Lewis decided that the infectious riff that was stuck in his head for the better part of the day needed to be projected sonically and permanently, as quickly as possible. While his label-mate and friend, Spring, was in the booth, he jumped on the instrumentation and recorded the introductory vocals. Continue reading Tender Kid Drops Melancholic “Few Missed Calls” Music Video, Speaks Of Art & Love