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Lizzo’s New “Good As Hell” Video Features Southern University’s Marching Band

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Lizzo has released another video for her hit single "Good As Hell," released in 2016. In the new video, you'll notice the superstar on the...

Hampton University Marching Band Invited to Play in Rome for New Year’s Day Parade

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The Hampton University Marching Band, otherwise known as “The Marching Force,” has received the esteemed privilege of participating in the 2020 Rome New Year’s...

Grambling State Marching Band Adds First Female Drum Major Since 1952

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Grambling State University's World Famed Tiger Marching Band has found its next female drum major in Candace Hawthorne! Get the full story about the...

5-Year-Old Drummer Gets Full Band Scholarship To HBCU Alcorn State University When He Graduates...

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Starting off beating on his ABC blocks as a baby and just naturally growing into drumming, 5-year-old Jeremiah Travis just discovered that he has...

Honda Battle Of The Bands Announces Atlanta Homecoming

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Honda Battle of the Bands (HBOB) will return to Atlanta on Saturday, January 25, 2020 for dynamic performances by the nation's top Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU)...

Talladega President Defends His Decision To Let Marching Band Perform During Trump’s Inauguration Day...

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The black college caused controversy after agreeing to perform during President-elect Donald Trump’s Inauguration Day parade. And now Talladega College President Dr. Bill Hawkins has defended his...

Bama State Style Returns To TV Screens

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The popular television reality series featuring ASU's marching band found a new home.  Bama State Style, the reality series following Alabama State University's Mighty Marching Hornets,...

Will BET’s ‘The Quad’ Bring Back Life To HBCUs On Television?

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In 1987, the hit show A Different World, made its television debut. A Different World was the first television show to display the HBCU experience. During and...

TOP HBCU Bands 2018

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You can take away the football and basketball teams but the crowd size probably won’t dwindle. No matter the season, HBCU black college marching bands are...

Ex-Southern Band Director Accused of Pocketed Over 290k

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Former band director at Southern University in Louisiana is accused of pocketing more than $293,000 from public funds owed to the school. A report...

Father Stretch My Hands Comparative Study Jackson State Vs. Southern University 2016

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Comparative Study of Kanye West's Father Stretch My Hands performed by the Jackson State University Sonic Boom of the South and the Southern University...

TSU Aristocrat Of Bands Made An Appearance On Cedric The Entertainer’s Netflix Comedy Special

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There's no show without a black college marching band. Tennessee State University's world-renowned marching band Aristocrat of Bands made an appearance on Netflix newest...

Did BET Just Shade Bama State Style?

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BET came for Bama State Style, the popular television reality series featuring ASU's marching band, and took to Twitter last night to suggest that...

Talladega’s President After Band Performance For Trump: ‘We Made The Right Decision’

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Talladega's spokesman, Greg Wilson, also revealed the black college will reap long-term benefits that correlate to their inauguration performance. Talladega College is facing backlash after performing at...

Marching 100: Halftime FAMU Homecoming 2016

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Check out the Marching 100 performing during FAMU's homecoming football game.

Fayetteville, N. C. High School Band Creates Memories, HBCU Drum Majors

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The marching band at E. E. Smith High School in Fayetteville, North Carolina is not only honoring HBCU band drum majors— it is creating...

Importance of HBCU Bands Highlighted After Performances Cut During Football Game Broadcast

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Over the weekend, Florida A&M University battled Jackson State University on the field at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami. While HBCU alumni students, parents...

Known As “The Voice” of Grambling, Leon Thomas III Succumbs To Cancer

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Sadly, Grambling State University public address announcer Leon Thomas III has passed away. Thomas left his mark on the university with his passion for...