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Today for Black History Month, we recognize Bob Marley. Get your Black History Cards here: UrbanIntellectuals.com Follow The Beat On Twitter: Sign Up For Our Newsletter!

According to BBC, the recordings include performances of "No Woman No Cry," "Jamming," and "Exodus."

Black History Month originated in 1926, founded by Carter G. Woodson and was created to celebrate achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

Michael Jackson tops Forbes' 2016 Highest-Paid Dead Celebrity list, earning a whopping $825 million dollars in the past year.

Earlier this month, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed a case brought by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against a company that refused to hire a woman because she wouldn’t cut off her locs. The EEOC claimed that banning dreadlocks was a form of racial discrimination because “prohibition in the workplace constitutes race discrimination […]

Black Music Month originated in 1979.  President Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the wonderful music, the achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

In case you’re completely out of the loop, today is a holiday of sorts for cannabis enthusiasts worldwide. While much of 4/20’s origin is unknown and debatable, everything from recipes containing marijuana to smoking videos can be found plastered around the Internet on said day. So, it’s only right that Snapchat (the social media app […]

Just when we thought people were getting smarter about not wearing blackface for Halloween, this South Carolina sheriff captain set everyone back when she wore the derogatory makeup.

Not longer after touching down at the Norman Manley Airport in Kingston, Jamaica recently, President Barack Obama headed straight for the Bob Marley Museum to…