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Jamila Woods & Chance The Rapper Unveil “LSD” Visual

The altruistic and artistic Jamila Woods has shared an affecting new visual for the Chance The Rapper-assisted “LSD.” A Chicago native, Woods’ affection for her city and the community’s youth align perfectly with fellow Chicagoan Chance’s hometown pride. The two who also share an inspiring passion to maintain art’s relevance and access to children and…

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Jamila Woods Embraces The Beauty of Self-Love Through “Holy” Visual

In July of last year, the effortless talent of Jamila Woods concocted HEAVN, the debut album that embedded her into our hearts as a musical force to be reckoned with. Following up on her themes rooted in Black Girl Magic, she’s released a majestic visual to “Holy,” the album’s standout track dedicated to self affirmation. The video begins with the…

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Jamila Woods’ ‘HEAVN’ Bleeds Unapologetic Love For Blackness

Jamila Woods has officially blessed the music world with the release of her first solo project, HEAVN. The album houses a slew of features, including Chance the Rapper, Saba, and Donnie Trumpet in a journey through the singer-songwriter’s very sentimental introspectives. On “VRY BLK,” Woods arranges a classic childhood hand game and turns it into…

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Audio: Jamila Woods, “LSD” Feat. Chance The Rapper

The supremely talented Jamila Woods released “LSD” featuring Chance The Rapper, which will appear on her forthcoming debut album Heavn. Mellow and sumptuously textured vocals recall Woods’ memories of Lake Shore Drive in Chicago in a way that she believes spins the recent negative portrayal of her beloved city. Chance has been restructuring the sound of…

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Jamila Woods Debuts An Inspiring “Blk Girl Soldier” Video

Since its release, Jamila Woods‘ “Blk Girl Soldier” has been an inspiration to Black girls everywhere. Now, via premiere on Complex, she has finally released the accompanying visual.  Like the song, the video celebrates the history, agency, and power of Black women. Woods is flanked by two young dancers and pictures of freedom fighting ancestors like…

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Audio: Jamila Woods, “blk girl soldier”

Poet meets singer-songwriter Jamila Woods first grabbed the world’s attention after appearing on Chance The Rapper’s hit single “Sunday Candy.” Ensuing her record deal with Indie Chicago label Closed Sessions, the soulful singer is making her big debut as a solo artist this year with her first single “blk girl soldier”. Inspired by the chants that…

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Watch Saint Heron’s Cultural Series from Pitchfork Festival Weekend

Pitchfork Festival weekend in Chicago was truly one to remember for us. In case you missed it, Saint Heron had the honor of collaborating with local, “Windy City” creatives for a cultural series. Two Roll Back, Say That artist talks transpired where our minds and hearts were enriched by the energies and ideas exchanged each…

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Saint Heron To Bring An Enlightening Cultural Series To Pitchfork Fest

As our boss lady Solange gears up for a phenomenal set at Pitchfork Festival this weekend, Saint Heron will also be on the scene to present a cultural series of sorts — journeying its attendees through a multidisciplinary experience of music, poetry, film and art. It’s no secret that Solo is a soldier for Black…

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Solange to Return to Texas This Fall for the ACL Music Festival

The expressive city of Austin, TX has proven itself time and time again as the ideal breeding ground for appreciators of music & culture. Sweeping the city for the 16th year in a row, the Austin City Limits Music Festival will return to Zilker Park over two consecutive weekends, October 6 – 8 and October 13…

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Solange, Frank Ocean, Tame Impala and A Tribe Called Quest Will Headline Panorama 2017

NYC’s three-day Panorama music festival returns July 28th, 29th and 30th this year. And with all the exciting lineups previously announced for 2017’s forthcoming music jamborees, it’s already hard to choose which to attend. On Friday, July 28th, our very own Solange Knowles will co-headline Panorama with Frank Ocean. Tyler The Creator, Isaiah Rashad and…

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Queens of the New Age Present: A Celebration of Extraordinary Women (QUEENS IV)

As the reign of women of color continues to thrive, Queens of the New Age continues to support it. In the next edition of their Celebration of Extraordinary Women, five visual artists, four performing artists and two deejays will join forces to showcase their artistry while cultivating an atmosphere for co-creation and collaboration. Fostering innovation…

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Listen To Our Favorite Jams of July

July was a month full of music gems with new cuts and classic spins on your favorite records. Preparing to wrap up the summertime, get ready to cool down with some soothing and soulful dance records. Go into a trance with Jamila Woods’ “LSD,” or start a dance party with Pell’s “Show Out.” You can vibe…

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