What started as a punny nickname for Da'Shan, transformed into a media writing legacy and a new brand building slowly but surely. 

For REVOLT TV, I started a column about music genres because that's my favorite component of music. PERIODT! 

Now it has evolved in covering the history of other genres for other outlets. 

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From DeFord Bailey to Ray Charles to Solange: The Long Lineage of Black Artists Making Country Music Pop

As a genre stemming from an alchemy of blues and folk, country music has a storied history in Black art spaces. Despite this presence often being erased, cast away, or discredited, from the 1920s to 2019, Black artists have been the one’s pioneering and preserving country music, and that impact can be seen through its traverse influence over art from across genres and generations.
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The history, literary archetypes & motifs laced throughout the genre of trap&B

trap&B: The genre about love and hustling.
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