Tag: Mary J. Blige

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Unveils One of the Most Diverse Slates of Nominees in the Organization’s History

Long accused of having a racist and sexist bias against female musicians and musicians of color, the Cleveland-based Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled on Feb. 10 one of the most diverse rosters of nominees for inclusion in its Hall of Fame in the organization’s history. Of…

Black Performers Say 'No' to Super Bowl

The CBS network is having a hard time getting popular Black artists to perform at the once “coveted” Super Bowl halftime gig. After being turned down flat by superstar Rihanna, the beleaguered network can’t pay Black performers to come on stage for the show on Feb. 3. In the two…