“Rose In Harlem” by Teyana Taylor

Song of the Week What words come to mind when your given the imagery of a single rose growing out of a concrete jungle, hope or strength? Teyana Taylor's "Rose In Harlem" paints a gruesome picture of how a roses thorns are a necessary defense. Whether its realism or pessimism, the melody engulfs themes of… Continue reading “Rose In Harlem” by Teyana Taylor

Reading History with Music

How has the representation of love in music changed over the years? In music, you can see ideas of love develop and reflect the social views of each time. Music is a way of self expression all generations take advantage of and gives us a road map to how each time period collectively viewed love… Continue reading Reading History with Music