Category : Alabama

Southeast / Alabama - 1 week ago

Meet The Pioneering Queens of Hip-Hop

The Birmingham Times Quite naturally, when discussing the pioneering women of hip-hop, the names of DJ Spinderella (Deidre Roper) of Salt-N-Pepa and MC Lyte (Lana Michelle Moorer) come to mind, as they did when The Birmingham Times interviewed some...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 week ago

Blk Alchemy: Spinning Records for Social Justice

By Ameera Steward For The Birmingham Times Shante Wolfe-Sisson, known professionally as Blk Alchemy, is a 25-year-old DJ who has always had a love for music. That passion turned into a much-needed mental-health outlet while Wolfe-Sisson attended Sav...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 week ago

How Yo Mama’s Became a Downtown Dining Staple

By Chanda Temple birminghamal.gov Once you’ve been in business for five years, you’d think there would be balloons, a cake and maybe even a DJ to help celebrate your years of success, right? Not so for Yo Mama’s, the award-winning restaurant in down...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 week ago

The Rich History of Birmingham’s Five Points West

By Chaise Sanders bhamnow.com Come summer of 2021, The World Games will have Five Points West—along with the entire City of Birmingham—bustling with athletes from around the globe! This neighborhood with a rich history has residents that are continu...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 week ago

Drew: Staying Safe While Online Shopping

By Samuetta Hill Drew Online shopping has been a fast-growing trend in our country. It offers a great way to compare prices and save money from worldwide sites with internet or mobile data connection. You don’t have to fight traffic nor circle the p...