#BlackCreativesMonth Ice Cube

The black creative that I chose to highlight is O’Shea Jackson Sr. aka Ice Cube who is an American rapper, writer/director and actor. Ice Cube initially gained recognition as a member of the hip hop group C.I.A. in 1984. Then shortly after that group dismembered, himself, Dr. Dre and Eazy E, formed the group N.W.A,…

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#BlackCreativesMonth Langston Hughes

Happy Birthday to American poet Langston Hughes! He was one of the earliest innovators of a new literary art form called jazz poetry. Best known as one of the leaders of theĀ Harlem Renaissance in New York City. The poetry and fiction he wrote reflected the lives of working-class blacks in America at that time -reflecting…

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