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Arrests In Brevard County: September 24, 2022 – Suspects Presumed Innocent Until Proven Guilty

Space Coast Daily 26 Sep 2022
Melody Eugene Blevins ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American.
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Sablar jumps onto amapiano wave with Virus

Joy Online 16 Sep 2022
Inspired by the trailblazing South African sound of Amapiano, Sablar delivers infectious melodies in English, Ga, and English pidgin ... Stream now ... “Aside from the obvious ones, that is smooth vocals and sweet melodies fans should pay close attention to the lyrics of the song.” ... .
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Gyakie beats Angelique Kidjo, others to win Best West African Artiste at Headies 2022

Graphic 04 Sep 2022
GHANAIAN singer, Jackline Acheampong known in the entertainment industry as Gyakie has beaten the five-time Grammy Award winning Beninese Singer Angelique Kidjo and others to win Best West African Artiste at Nigeria’s Headies Awards. Other established acts in the Best West African ...
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4 pop-culture highlights from across the Middle East

Arab News 02 Sep 2022
Hala Al-Turk. ‘Allo Ya Habibti’ ... The Lebanese singer and composer’s latest release on Universal Music is a collaboration with the popular Algerian producer ElJoee and introduces some North African raï melodies to Yussef’s repertoire in what the label describes as a “Maghreb electronic track.” ElJoee was surprised at how well the pair worked together.
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Vail Jazz Workshop alumnus Isaiah J. Thompson: “A drummer hidden inside a pianist”

Vail Daily 24 Aug 2022
Editor’s Note ... Vail Jazz shares their stories here ... Musically, Thompson is drawn to rhythm more than harmony or melody. “Rhythm is African, it’s Black, and I think it’s often forgotten or not explored enough to understand how sophisticated it can be.” He identifies with pianists like Thelonious Monk, whose artistry is exceptionally rhythmic ... .
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John Boyega: ‘I play Star Wars videogames as Finn, against people I don’t know’

The Irish Times 24 Aug 2022
Actor talks about films that inspired his career, music that brings him closer to home and the chicken he takes extra spicy. John Boyega in Detroit Chris Kornelis. Wed Aug 24 2022 - 05.06 ... Hollywood, however, seemed remote ... 1 Burna Boy ... The lyrics, melody, soul and spirit of his music includes what we know as African and what we know as Nigerian ... .
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Gallo celebrates 95 years

Mail Guardian South Africa 12 Aug 2022
Then, after deciding to start making his own recordings a few years later, Eric set up structures to allow him to record Afrikaans and African music and, in doing so, founded the continent’s first record label ... This new sound combined traditional African melody with African-American swing and jazz.
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The devil went down to Gambia! The surprising history of African country music

The Observer 10 Aug 2022
These snapshots of country music woven into the fabric of everyday African life sparked a nearly unanimous response ... Bulawayo Blue Yodel – a compilation of country-influenced African music ... “When people think of African music, they usually think of hot polyrhythms”, not “sappy melodies” ... The history of African country music is largely uncharted.
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John Frayne | Faculty Concert Concert a sampling of Mendelssohn, Price, Brahm

The News-Gazette 07 Aug 2022
The score is above all American, with an African American tang to its rhythms and melodies ... The slow movement, in which the piano plays for stretches without accompaniment, has melodies which evoke the vocal style of African American spirituals.
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Kokoroko evoke the joyous sounds of West Africa, Calvin Harris slows down – the week’s ...

The Daily Telegraph 05 Aug 2022
There’s a rich strain in black jazz of reaching back to the art-form’s African roots ... Little percussive numbers offer a momentary glimpse back to the past, often cast in a typically West African “call-and-response” pattern as in Ewà Inú where a melody from trumpet and horns is “answered” by voices.
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Andrew Schroer: Precious Lord, take my hand

Victoria Advocate 29 Jul 2022
Thomas Andrew Dorsey was the son of a preacher man ... As a young man, he became proficient on the piano ... He began arranging old hymns and composing new ones, tying sacred lyrics to blues melodies. Though many African American churches at first were apprehensive to such a mix of the sacred and secular, Dorsey’s hymns and style soon took a foothold ... Louis.
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Arrests In Brevard County: July 21, 2022 – Suspects Presumed Innocent Until Proven Guilty

Space Coast Daily 22 Jul 2022
PLEASE NOTE. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law ... Sydney Gabrielle Addams ... Race Black or African American ... 1 ... Melody Eugene Blevins ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American ... Race Black or African American.
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Ju�ara Mar�al

The Quietus 19 Jul 2022
EPDEB by Juçara Marçal. A pioneer of fusion in Brazil, Juçara Marçal is known in Europe as a solo artist and a member of the experimental trio Metá Metá ... Polyrhythmic and melody-led compositions allude to the music of the Brazilian region, Bahia, the centre of African diasporic religion Candomblé ... The melodies and vocals are seemingly hard to tame.
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Bob Dylan’s £1.5m Blowin’ in the Wind vinyl is a bespoke insult to pop music

The Observer 08 Jul 2022
It is one of those originals that sounds like a cover, like it’s been passed down from cornfield to schoolroom to coffeehouse over generations (and in one sense it was, with its melody inspired by a 19th century African American spiritual). Its perfection lies in the way meaning is written into the melody itself.
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Around Town: Live bands at Visitor Center, Jeschonnek's program on Ukraine, presentation by Pepper set

Hendersonville Times-News 08 Jul 2022
The story of Dvořák’s Prophecy originates in 1893, when the Bohemian composer Antonin Dvořák predicted that a “great and noble school” of American classical music would be founded upon African-American melodies.

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