Music

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Review: "Take Me to the River: New Orleans", an unintentionally Black Catholic music documentary

A limited-release music doc showcases the Crescent City's musical legacy, including Black Catholics who've dominated the scene for decades.

Catholic prayer app Hallow offering all features free today, May 5th

The nation's #1 Catholic prayer app is free for 24 hours only, on the National Day of Prayer, and features a number of African Americans.

Catholic-raised Jon Batiste tops all with five wins at the 2022 Grammys—including Album of the Year

New Orleans' own held it down for the city, nabbing more Grammys this year than any other—and winning the night's top award.

Sister Thea Bowman Week kicks off Sunday, ahead of dedication for new center at Viterbo University

Servant of God Thea Bowman's feast day has become an occasion for extended celebration, with her alma mater hosting a week of events and the dedication of a new legacy center.

Interview: Fr Anthony "Amde" Hamilton, Creole poet and rap founder turned Oriental Orthodox priest

A sit-down with one of the first rappers in history, a Catholic-raised Creole with strong Louisiana roots and a bone to pick with the powers that be.

Fort Mose Jazz and Blues Series rocking this month in St Augustine, Florida

A historic Black Catholic fort in North Florida is raising funds for a reconstructed model of its former glory with a music fest for Black History Month.

National Black Catholic Congress young adults webinar series airing final episode on Monday

The fourth and final episode of a series showcasing the perspective of young Black Catholic academics will air next week.
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