Celebrate National Black Music Month with the USBC & NABOB Celebration Playlist

[Washington, June 23, 2023 ] – June is Black Music Month, a time to celebrate the rich legacy and cultural contributions of Black musicians. As we close the month, we honor the transformative power of Black music, which has shaped American culture and influenced the world. We are proud to share The USBC & NABOB Black Music Month Playlist – a compilation of our favorite songs both old and new. This hand-picked selection pays homage to some of the most notable Black artists and timeless classics that have shaped the music industry.

As Ron Busby Sr., President and CEO of the U.S. Black Chambers, Inc., aptly said, “Black music is more than just a genre; it is the heartbeat of our community, a vessel for storytelling, resilience, and the triumph of the human spirit.” With this playlist, we celebrate the profound impact of Black music and its ability to unite, inspire, and empower Black Americans throughout history and beyond.”

The USBC Black Music Month Playlist features a diverse range of musical genres, including soul, R&B, hip-hop, jazz, gospel, and more. From iconic voices such as Aretha Franklin and Marvin Gaye to contemporary trailblazers like Beyoncé and Kendrick Lamar, the playlist highlights the rich tapestry of Black musical talent.

This curated collection is an opportunity to immerse oneself in the sounds and stories that have shaped culture, inspired movements, and transcended boundaries. Whether you’re seeking soulful melodies to uplift your spirits or powerful anthems that speak to the struggles and triumphs of the Black experience, the USBC Black Music Month Playlist has something for everyone.

Join us in celebrating Black Music Month by downloading the playlist below and embarking on a musical journey that honors the immense contributions of Black artists to the world of music.

Download the USBC Black Music Month Playlist


About the U.S. Black Chambers, Inc.

The U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. (USBC) is the voice of Black business owners and a top advocate for resources and policies that impact Black business owners. To learn more visit: usblackchambers.org