We will be releasing a creative compilation on BLACK [OPERA] FRIDAY 11/27/15 featuring new talent from the new TBO imprint, yes we are a label now, entitled PROTECT THE CODE presented by The Black Opera and powered by our creative partner in design and clothing For Pete’s Sake. iTunes Preorders are available HERE! PROTECT THE CODE […]
The Black Opera is poised for another great year as they offer up their third set of visuals from their latest LP, The Great Year. The Rich Like You video is fun and fly, but in true TBO form the message is clear. Make sure you keep your eyes and ears open for the forthcoming […]
In this 2nd installment of the mini documentary highlighting Jamall Bufford and Kensaye’s latest album Freedom Is, the two collaborators give you more insight into their creative process. You also get a closer look at the musicians that contributed to Freedom Is. Bufford and Kensaye wanted to give the listeners a sense of the creative community […]
Preorder Freedom Is on CD and get a Free Download of TBO’s upcoming compilation Protect The Code which showcases new talent from the TBO roster and new music from the collective. Cds will be shipping before the new year! Preorder Freedom Is on CD HERE. Freedom Is available digitally HERE.
One of our own, Obie Iyoha is the only feature on 14KT’s amazing new release Elelator. The masterpiece these two creators concocted is called Podium. Word on the TBO streets is that Obie is almost finished working on a Podium video to bring this audio demonstration to life. Stay tuned for more updates! Listen to […]
The Black Op: Era II continues to shine a light on the collective’s individual artists, this time around it’s co-founder Jamall Bufford’s turn to hold the torch. In collaboration with new TBO producer Kensaye, from London, he delivers Freedom Is. The album is not only a statement but also an exploration of freedom’s complexity, […]
After giving us a warm up last month with his single Summer After Summer, The Black Opera member Jamall Bufford (formerly Buff1) is set to release his 5th solo album Freedom Is next week on July 28th. Bufford is the lead voice on the album, but not to be forgotten is the lone composer partnering […]
What Is Freedom? Freedom seems more like a concept than a reality. Whether it’s your skin color or your socioeconomic status, non-tangible obstacles get in the way of what should be a tangible human right. The definition of freedom may be vague, but you know freedom when you feel it. The Black Opera’s Jamall Bufford […]