Black Americans are still using their voices to sing for their rights, empowerment, and much-needed change.
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Discover Black Heritage
TODAY.com is exploring Black History Month 2024 through a collection of stories centered on the Black community. Our goal is to amplify Black voices, culture and news all while shining a light on our Black heritage.
Red beans and rice: A journey from Africa to Haiti to New Orleans
Black moms-to-be are more likely to be dismissed by doctors. What to say if it happens to you
Jollof rice: What sets apart Winneba, Ghana’s version
Ziggy Marley recalls dad Bob Marley’s last words to him before his death
103-year-old Jamaican grandma shares powerful lessons in living life to the fullest
Craig Melvin on raising mixed-race children: ‘We figure it out as we go along’
My mom’s Haitian spaghetti is like a plate of confetti — a celebration of our history
How did words like periodt, GYAT, cap and drip come to be? All about the Black history of slang
Bob Marley is the father of 12 children. What to know about his kids
Rosa Parks’ famous pancake recipe has a secret ingredient