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CULTURE CALSSICS – “Rhythm Nation” Janet Jackson

#RunTheCulture For Today’s #CultureClassic we honor the Rock-N-Roll Hall of Fame’s newest inductee and one of the true legendary creators for The Culture, the one-and-only Janet Jackson and her hit song and video “Rhythm Nation“. The song was the second single from Janet’s fourth studio album Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation 1814 which was released in 1989. It was written…

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CULTURE CLASSICS – Sade “Paradise”

#RunTheCulture This week legendary soul singer Sade turned 60. Six. Zero. And we have to honor her in this week’s #CultreClassics and shine a light on her classic song “Paradise”. Helen Folasade Adu aka Sade is the British Nigerian singer, songwriter and creator for The Culture famous for her distinctive voice and smooth and sultry delivery.…

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Culture Classics – Hey Ya By Outkast

  Today in our #CultureClassics series we feature “Hey Ya” by Outkast.   The Speakerboxxx/Love Below album dropped this week back in 2003 and that classic album was led by this classic single from Andre 3000. The mix of Beatles-esque rock and Prince-like swagger couldn’t be denied. “Hey Ya” topped the Billboard Hot 100 for…

The Feat. – This Is Nigeria

    This Friday on The Feat. we’re featuring the music video “This Is Nigeria” by African actor, writer, and hip-hop artist Falz. Much more than a simple parody attempting to piggyback of the success of Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” video, Flaz covers the unique problems and issues facing Nigerians with same mix of entertainment…

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Culture Classics I Me, Myself, And I

  This week in #CultureClassics we have the classic video for De La Soul’s classic record “Me, Myself, and I”. With a classic Parliament Funkadelic sample it’s a celebration of individuality in The Culture and hip hop’s embodiment of the classic Shakespear quote; “This above all; to thine own self be true.”     Written…