In the debut episode of GRAMMY.com's Black Sounds Beautiful series, a special series honoring Black music and culture in all its forms, learn about the many ways in which Beyoncé's words, music and initiatives have celebrated and elevated the Black community and how she remains a steadfast fighter for the accomplishments of Black people everywhere.
Watch Beyoncé's speech for Best R&B Performance for "Black Parade" at the 63rd GRAMMY Awards.
Watch Megan Thee Stallion's speech for Best Rap Performance for "Savage" with Beyoncé at the 63rd GRAMMY Awards.
Beyoncé, Blue Ivy & WizKid win Best Music Video for "Black Skin Girl" at the 63rd GRAMMY Awards.
"You gotta figure out new ways to live life, and it's making me a better person. As messed up as the circumstances are, you can always find the good," Ambré says in the video.
Go back to 2010 when Bey humbly accepted the golden gramophone for her vocal performance on "Halo."
For the latest edition of GRAMMY Rewind, see Queen Bey win one of her five golden gramophones at the 46th GRAMMY Awards.
Producer/engineer Misha Kachkachishvili, studio owner and lead engineer at New Orleans' own Esplanade Studios, dishes on how he learned to be a producer, creating Esplanade and where the real magic heard on a record comes from.
The Bay Area-born, L.A.-based rapper sat down with us to talk about her viral rise, what we can expect with new music, the first concert she ever attended and more.
The Kenyan-American singer recently stopped by the Recording Academy for our latest episode of Up Close & Personal, and shared what fans can expect on her next LP (more of her) and explained the empowering backstory behind "Swalalala."
The soulful singer/songwriter talks backstage at ESSENCE Fest about his new album, making sensitive music and more.
Christian "King" Combs stoped by backstage at ESSENCE Fest to talk about his new EP, Cyncerely, C3, what it was like working with City Girls and how he's inspired by his father's Bad Boy legacy.
One half of the fire-hot Miami rap duo tells us how she and JT write songs, how natural it was working with Cardi, what being at ESSENCE Fest means to her and more.
Join us in the Big Easy for exclusive backstage interviews and coverage from the 25th ESSENCE Festival.