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CULTURE CLASSICS – Get Out

#RunTheCulture With A-List creator for The Culture Jordan Peele’s new film Us dropping this week, we’re taking a look at his first major motion picture. The breakout hit and instant horror #CultureClassic Get Out. Get Out is a satirical horror film written and directed by Jordan Peele in his directorial debut. It stars Black Panther’s Daniel Kaluuya as a young black…

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MUSIC MONDAYS – VanJess

#RunTheCulture Harmonic. Melodic. Smooth. Three adjectives that describe this week’s entry in our #MusicMondays series, the Nigerian-American R&B duo VanJess.  An increasingly rare sight in today’s musical landscape, VanJess is not only a group, their also real-life sisters, Ivana and Jessica Nwokike. They began their career humbly performing cover songs on YouTube. Just two girls, a piano,…

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THE FEAT – YouTuber Jacques Slade

#RunTheCulture Sneakers are a mainstay of The Culture. They are one of the main ways individual style is expressed and today on The Feat. we’re featuring one of the top sneakerhead YouTubers, Jacques Slade. The kick game is big business and you can think of this channel as the CNN of sneaker YouTube. Jacques does…

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CULTURE CLASSICS – “PSA” JAY-Z

#RunTheCulture This week in our #CultureClassics series we take a look at The greatest interlude in hip-hop history “PSA” from all-time great creator for The Culture, Jay-Z. Interludes, a staple of hip-hop in the 90’s and early 2000’s. Sometimes freestyles. sometimes partial songs, sometimes comedic skits, every rapper had several per album. From Biggie to…

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MUSIC MONDAYS – Eric Bellinger

#RunTheCulture Having a great signing voice is indeed one way to make it in the music biz. But having a great pen game is a great way to stand out from your contemporaries. And for this week’s #MusicMonday selection we’re featuring one of the top singer/songwriters you really need to be listening to right now,…

THE FEAT. – UpUpDownDown Youtube Channel

#RunTheCulture If content is king then visual content is the king of kings. We use photographs and videos to communicate so much today. And thanks to YouTube it’s given people of color the platform to tell their stories their way. And on The Feat we’re featuring one YouTubers doing it for The Culture. and the…

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CULTURE CLASSICS – Family Matters

#RunTheCulture This week we take a look at one of black TV’s unsung #CultureClassics, the 90’s family sitcom, Family Matters. Family Matters was a TV comedy that launched on ABC and was a major component of it’s iconic TGIF block of shows and ran from 1989 to 1998. The series revolves around the Winslow family, a middle-class African American family…