The Black Opera’s “African America” is available now w/ Limited Edition Merch Pack!

Posted on Nov 20, 2016 in Featured, News | No Comments
The Black Opera’s “African America” is available now w/ Limited Edition Merch Pack!

Purchase African America Below: iTunes Amazon Bandcamp There’s a lot of great new music out there now, so we appreciate everyone that has been supporting our album. Here’s what some people/publications have been saying: “The project reminds us of just how illmatic hip hop is as well as the creative energy that black folks possess.” […]

NEW ALBUM: The Black Opera | “African America” drops 11/11!!

Posted on Nov 1, 2016 in Featured, News | No Comments
NEW ALBUM: The Black Opera | “African America” drops 11/11!!

In 2016, many Black Americans are unaware of what country their lineage dates back to or any traditions of their ancestors. Many Black Americans question the origin of their last name. Add this to the fact that many Black Americans don’t feel safe walking or driving the streets of America and you get a people […]

ATTN DJS: Join the new #TBODJPOOL!

Posted on Oct 31, 2016 in Featured, News | No Comments
ATTN DJS: Join the new #TBODJPOOL!

For DJs interested in bonus cuts, clean versions and instrumentals, please send an email with your radio station and/or club night, and location to TBODJpool@gmail.com

NEW TBO: Magestik Legend “Sketch Therapy” [Instrumental Album + Bonus Songs]

Posted on May 28, 2016 in Featured, News | No Comments
NEW TBO: Magestik Legend “Sketch Therapy” [Instrumental Album + Bonus Songs]

Magestik Legend blessed us with some amazing audio art today. He’s been telling us he was going to hit us with something soon, but today he came through! What we are honored to present to you is called “Sketch Therapy“. Magestik shared with us that lately he’s been getting back into drawing. He’s been crafting […]

Obie Iyoha: “Lost In America” prod by Chisom Uzosike [The FADER Premiere]

Posted on Jan 23, 2016 in Featured, News | No Comments
Obie Iyoha: “Lost In America” prod by Chisom Uzosike [The FADER Premiere]

With the first single from his debut album Midnight Run, Obie Iyoha gives you his take on coming of age on Lost in America, which was premiered by the amazing creators at TheFader.com. You may have heard similar stories of finding oneself as an adolescent before, but Iyoha’s perspective is uniquely refreshing. Here’s the song […]

NEW ALBUM ANNOUNCEMENT: Obie Iyoha “Midnight Run” 1/22/16

Posted on Jan 4, 2016 in Featured, News | No Comments
NEW ALBUM ANNOUNCEMENT: Obie Iyoha “Midnight Run” 1/22/16

Those familiar with The Black Opera have heard the voice and seen the name before, but now it’s time for Obie Iyoha to get your undivided attention. After playing a prominent role on The Black Opera’s latest album The Great Year, Iyoha set out to bring the world his debut album Midnight Run. Iyoha gave […]

The Black Opera: Something Outta Nuthin ft Jamall Bufford & Magestik Legend [prod by 14KT]

Posted on Dec 10, 2015 in Featured, News | No Comments
The Black Opera: Something Outta Nuthin ft Jamall Bufford & Magestik Legend [prod by 14KT]

 You may know who the core members of The Black Opera are by now, but TBO has been pretty protective of the reasons for their origin. With the 14KT produced Something Outta Nuthin, the first single from their new creative compilation Protect The Code, Jamall Bufford and Magestik Legend let you know that this transformation […]

CallMekyLA: “DRAKE IN MY CUP” [prod by CallMekyLA]

Posted on Dec 10, 2015 in Featured, News | No Comments
CallMekyLA: “DRAKE IN MY CUP” [prod by CallMekyLA]

New from CallMekyLA is Drake in my Cup, a beat video celebrating Drake’s evolution from zero to faux hero, all while Beyoncé slithers across the screen. Just like Drake, we all gotta start somewhere, and this is just the beginning for the first lady of TBO. This video is comical but the beat is SERIOUS. […]

NEW TBO COMPILATION: “Protect the Code” drops on Black Friday [11/27/15]

Posted on Nov 24, 2015 in Featured, News | No Comments
NEW TBO COMPILATION: “Protect the Code” drops on Black Friday [11/27/15]

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: “Rich Like You” prod by Slot-A [Video Demonstration]

Posted on Nov 20, 2015 in Featured, News | No Comments
The Black Opera: “Rich Like You” prod by Slot-A [Video Demonstration]

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 […]