blue-eyed soul

"There's certain formats and radio stations and certain things we can't sing as African American women," she said.
Because many whites feel that US society is now "post racial," enabling them to "get their black on" without a physical presence in the black community, white label executives package black culture and style through white artists without the burdens of racial disadvantage.
It's Black Music Month, and HuffPost Black Voices wanted to do something a little off the cuff – outside of the usual celebratory
In an industry where recording artists are marketed to within an inch of their lives, it is a pleasant surprise when a real artist can excite music lovers largely on her engaging personality gifts as a singer.