Nigerian female filmmaker holds movie premiere in Baltimore

The Nigerian film industry is growing and the world is taking notice. In June, Fortune magazine reported that as of 2009, Nigeria surpassed Hollywood and is now the second largest film industry in the world by volume, after the Indian ...

Devin Allen: 'Awakenings, In a New Light' debuts at Reginald Lewis Museum

“Devin Allen: Awakenings, In a New Light,” the first solo show of Baltimore photographer Devin Allen, exhibits images of the 2015 Baltimore protests and debuts a new community space inside the Reginald F. Lewis Museum called Lewis Now.

Kanye West gets 'Kanye'd' by onstage heckler at Glastonbury

Now Kanye West knows how it feels to get upstaged, even if just for a few seconds.

BET Awards: What you may have missed

The past was a present at Sunday night's BET Awards.

"Dope" movie earning raves as it opens nationwide

Rick Famuyiwa never doubted that he had a special movie project on his hands with the new film, “Dope.”

Indie Soul Spotlight: Demetria McKinney

If you are like many folks who were at the African-American Festival this past weekend, who were checking the program guide to see who was performing or checking the app on their phone, courtesy of Black Enterprise, you were saying ...

Indie Soul wedding congratulations!

This is a first for Indie Soul! We are taking time out to send congratulations to people who have committed themselves through the bond of marriage.

Indie Soul Spotlight: Kamasi Washington

In honor of Black Music Month, this week’s spotlight artist is Kamasi Washington who hails from Los Angeles, California.

Indie Soul: Hennessy 250

Hennessy hosted an exclusive gathering on board the L’Hermione tall ship docked in Baltimore’s Harbor Place Mall to celebrate French-American friendship and Lafayette’s historic voyage 250 years ago.

Travel: Ocho Rios, Jamaica: Sun & Adventure

The hilly town of Ocho Rios sits on the north coast of Jamaica, at the base of the St. Ann Mountains.

Film Review: What Happened, Miss Simone?

Sometimes artistry and insanity are so intertwined you can’t distinguish between them.

Rapper Lupe Fiasco takes on white supremacy

Lupe Fiasco has a message for white supremacists: There is nothing "supreme" about you.

Indie Soul NEW MUSIC! Janet Jackson: NO SLEEEP

The wait is over! The NEW SINGLE from Janet Jackson!

Indie Soul: Tamia’s latest project 'Love-Life'

On Thursday, June 11, 2015, the lovely and talented Tamia made a stop in Baltimore to perform a short acoustic set at The Sound Garden record store in Fells Point.

Indie Soul Spotlight: Vett Stunna hip-hop femcee

I can hear my media sidekick and radio personality Civ Jones, saying to me now, “Phinesse when are you going to highlight some female emcees?”