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ICYMI: A Recap of #BlackGirlMagic with the Stars of BLACK PANTHER

Before you make your way to theaters for the historic opening weekend of Disney/Marvel's BLACK PANTHER, it is worth it to refamiliarize yourself with the voices, works and vision of some of the film's leading characters.

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DISNEY: Doing Blackness Right (Finally) in 2018

No spoiler alerts necessary. I am merely here to sing praises and offer a Wakanda-style crossed arm salute to Ryan Coogler and any member of […]

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Who Rocks The Party panel discussion

ICYMI: Philly's DJs share insight on how to grow audience, remain relevant and push the nightlife/music culture of the city forward during the 2017 Philly Fringe Festival. Hear their thoughts and make plans to go shake a tailfeather soon.

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March 1 is the Deadline for the Kimmel Center’s DRUMLine LIVE Battle Competition Entries!

The Kimmel Center is holding a Drumline Battle Competition — and the winner will perform a 10 minute set as the opening act for DRUMLine LIVE on opening night, Thursday March 9. Click for entry details!

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Top 5 Live – Wednesday, February 15

Read on for the latest Top 5 Live from Wake Up With WURD

Evening Shows

Introducing “The Lounge,” with Host Keaton Nichols

The Lounge is here! Tune in at 7pm, Monday through Friday, for a digest of the top pop culture, politics, and sports headlines.

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WURD Backstage – Preview of National Museum of African American History & Culture

WURD Program Director and host Stephanie Renée previews the National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall.


Basking In The Glow of Greatness

In a world where people strive to do just enough to get by, it is necessary to acknowledge when you are blessed by genius in your midst. And to acknowledge how it affects you.