The album features contributions from Imamu Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones), The Original Last Poets, Stanley Crouch, Norman Jordan and more.
With the Black Forum label, Motown founder Berry Gordy created a place where African-American spoken-word artists could make their voices heard.
The song features Tulsa, Oklahoma artists Steph Simon, Dialtone, Ayilla and Jerica Wortham.
The 21-track project commemorates the 100th anniversary of Oklahoma’s 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and will be released on May 28.
The prison reform advocate, activist, writer, singer, and former Black Panther Party chairwoman gets a much-deserved reissue from Motown Records and Black Forum.
Founded by Berry Gordy in 1971, the relaunched Black Forum label will reissue six historic spoken word albums by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Langston Hughes, Elaine Brown and more.