Music

Brontez Purnell Dance Company–LOVE THIS SHORT FILM

August 23, 2011
So a week or two ago I wrote a blog about my friend Brontez Purnell under some unfortunate circumstances. But I wanted to post this really innovative and creative short film (which Brontez tells me is a part of a … Continue reading read more »
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Hot, Heavy & Bad Release ‘Undercover’: Free Mixtape of Funky Futuristic Throwbacks of Classic Jams

May 4, 2011
In anticipation of the release of their first studio collaboration, Devon Lee & Joi have released a FREE downloadable mixtape called Undercover. I happened to catch 2 shows of the duo in the last year where they focused on covering … Continue reading read more »
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RIP Phoebe Snow

April 26, 2011
Many of you gays may know Phoebe Snow from here recent appearance as the wedding singer and son in the Noah’s Arc series turned film Jumping the Broom. But she was a well known singer songwriter for many decades. She … Continue reading read more »
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“Hyphy” Style Rapper Lil B Announces “I’m Gay” Album at Coachella

April 18, 2011
I hate to say I was right and I told you so, but, I WAS RIGHT!!! I TOLD YOU SO!!! Two weeks ago I wrote an opinion piece for Colorlines.com about the fact that the hip-hop industry was going to … Continue reading read more »
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Kenyon on Colorlines.com: 50 Cent’s New Pocketbook Values: Anti-Gay Won’t Pay, Even for Hip Hop

April 8, 2011
Just published a new piece on Colorlines.com about the Mister Cee from Hot 97 sex scandal: The arrest last week of Hot 97 DJ and hip-hop legend Mister Cee for allegedly having commercial sex with a 20-year-old transgender woman has … Continue reading read more »
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For People In Japan. And Everywhere.

March 14, 2011
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Marsha Ambrosius ‘Far Away’ Video Takes On Homophobic Violence

January 6, 2011
The Black twitter and blog world have been abuzz with the release of Fly Away, the 2nd single and new video from former Floetry vocalist Marsha Ambrosius. The video is getting a lot of buzz because it is the first … Continue reading read more »
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Queen Latifah: Sexuality a "Private" Matter or Protecting a Corporate Brand?

August 13, 2010
There has been lots of speculation about Queen Latifah’s sexuality for many years. Most recently rumors were almost totally confirmed by photos of Queen and Jeanette Jenkins (thought to be her longtime partner) in clearly romantic embraces while at a … Continue reading read more »
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Joi Re-Emerges "Hot, Heavy, & Bad!"

August 9, 2010
If you’ve followed my blog over the years, or know me personally, you know I am a huge fan of the work of Joi, the Nasvhille raised and Atlanta based artist who emerged out of the early 1990s as a … Continue reading read more »
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Kenyon Wants to Learn How to 'Dougie'

July 26, 2010
Now I know how my parents felt. I am too damn old to be getting crunk (see, even the use of crunk marks me as rapidy approaching middle-aged grown and sexy) over the latest dance craze. But a friend just … Continue reading read more »
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