THE #MUSICSERMON INDEX

Naima Cochrane
Jun 27, 2018 · 19 min read

Looking for a specific #MusicSermon? Want to experience them in their original format instead of as a longform blog post? Our entire index is below, in chronological order of the sermons!


THE #MUSICSERMON HYMNALS


WE DANCED HARD AS F*CK IN THE 90s


ALL HAIL THE QUEENS

Published July 30, 2017

Uptown, Uptown!

Published August 6, 2017

CLASSIC R&B WAS PROBLEMATIC

Published August 14, 2017

IN REMEMBRANCE OF MALE R&B GROUPS

Published August 21, 2017

FOR THE COOL IN US: BABYFACE

Published August 28, 2017

IT TAKES TWO: R&B DUETS

Published September 5, 2017

JIMMY JAM & TERRY LEWIS A-Z

Published September 2, 2017

THE GOLDEN ERA OF HIP HOP/R&B COLLABS

Published September 10, 2017

90s GAME CHANGERS

Published September 25, 2017

The Unsung Female Voices of 80s R&B

Published October 2, 2017

THE SOUL APOSTLES: The Male Voices of 80s R&B

Published October 9, 2017

WHERE 2 OR MORE ARE GATHERED: GROUPS OF THE 70’s & 80’s PT I

Published October 16, 2017

WHERE 2 OR MORE ARE GATHERED: GROUPS OF THE 70’s & 80’s PT II

Published Oct 16, 2017

BEGGIN’ ASS R&B SONGS


BLACK MOVIE MUSIC MOMENTS PT I

Published October 30, 2017


REMEMBERING HEAVY

Published November 9, 2017

AND LET HIM THAT IS ATHIRST, COME: HIP HOP & BEVERAGE ADS IN THE 90s

Published November 10, 2017

The OTHER Female R&B Voices of the 90s

Published November 13, 2017

The Soul Apostles Book II — The Male R&B Voices of the 90s (Pt 1 of 2)

Published November 20, 2017


TV THEME SONGS THAT SLAPPED

Published November 27, 2017

BYE, ASHY R&B: SONGS FOR WHEN THEIR SEASON IS OVER

Published December 4, 2017

THE NEW (JACK SWING) TESTAMENT

Published December 11, 2017

COOKOUT APPLICANTS: A LOOK AT BLUE-EYED SOUL

Published December 18, 2017

WATCHNIGHT SERVICE

Published December 24, 2017

YOUR PARENTS’ PARTY MUSIC

Published December 30, 2017

AUNTIE DIVAS PT 1

Published January 8, 2018


IN TRIBUTE TO SADE

Published January 17, 2018

REBIRTH & RESURRECTION: COVERS VS ORIGINALS PT I

Published January 23, 2018


GRAMMY MOMENTS

Published January 30, 2018

IT’S RICK JAMES’ BIRTHDAY, BISH!

Published February 2, 2018

JANET: THE EARLY CHAPTERS


TAKE ME TO THE KING… OF R&B

Published February 6, 2018

ADORATION R&B

Published February 12, 2018

JUKE JOINT MUSIC

Published February 19, 2018

Bubble Coats, Leathers, Polo Boots & Timbs: NY Boom Bap

Published February 24, 2018

MOVEMENT MUSIC

Published February 26, 2018

OLD THINGS ARE PASSED AWAY…BUT THEN BECOME NEW

Published March 12, 2018

THE BOOKS of the NATIVE TONGUES

Published March 22, 2018

TAKE UP YOUR TIMBRELS & DANCE: DISCO & BOOGIE MUSIC

Published March 26, 2018

HERE COMES THE HAMMER

Published March 30, 2018

THE PRODIGAL SON OF SOUL: MARVIN GAYE

Published April 3, 2018

THE SCRIBES and ARCHITECTS: RODNEY JERKINS

Published April 8, 2018

THE SCRIBES and ARCHITECTS: JERMAINE DUPRI

Published April 10, 2018

THE SCRIBES & ARCHITECTS: RAPHAEL SAADIQ

Published April 18, 2018

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LUTHER

Published April 21, 2018

THE SCRIBES & ARCHITECTS: GAMBLE & HUFF

Published April 23, 2018

A RIDE THROUGH THE A: SOUTHERNPLAYlSTIC TURNS 24

Published April 28, 2018

THE SCRIBES & ARCHITECTS: ROD TEMPERTON

Published April 30, 2018

PSALMS OF LIBATIONS aka SONGS ABOUT DRANK

Published May 6, 2018

HOW WE GOT OVER (MAMA, WE MADE IT!)

Published May 14, 2018

BIRTHDAY IN THE KEY OF STEVIE

Published May 15, 2018

PROTECTED BY the RED the BLACK & the GREEN

Published May 22, 2018

COOKOUT ESSENTIALS 2018

Published May 28, 2018

HUSTLERS, GANG BANGERS and DOPE BOYS: Reality Hip Hop

Published Jun 4, 2018

FAMILY LEGACIES: The DeBarges

Published Jun 11, 2018

FAMILY LEGACIES: The Isleys

Published Jun 18, 2018

FAMILY LEGACIES: The Sylvers

Published June 26, 2018

THE SUPERFRIENDS: Missy Elliott PT I

The story of Missy Elliott & Timbaland isn’t just the story of Missy Elliott and Timbaland. It’s also the story of artists, writers and producers signed to Devante Swing’s Swing Mob label, and the offshoot of surviviors that became known as The Superfriends music collective.

Published July 1, 2018

MISSY ELLIOTT PT II

Published July 2, 2018

TIMBALAND PT I

Published July 16, 2018

TIMBALAND PT II

Published July 23, 2018

THE PROPHETS & VISIONARIES: The Directors PT I

While #MusicSermon maintains our #B2K (Before 2000) doctrine, videos hit their creative stride from the mid-late 90s through the early 00s. We celebrated the best and most impactful of the era.

Published Jul 30th, 2018

The Directors PT II

Published Aug 1st, 2018


COMBS’ DISCIPLES: The Hitmen

Published Aug 12, 2018

WHEN THE VMA’S WERE GOOD


CAN WE TALK…ABOUT TEVIN?


THE GOLDEN ERA EMCEES PT I: Rakim & Big Daddy Kane


THE GOLDEN ERA EMCEES: LL Cool J PT I


THE GOLDEN ERA EMCEES: LL Cool J PT II


STILL GOT THE HEAT


US-SHER CL-AS-SIC


UNDERRATED GROUPS OF THE ‘80S


GOLDEN ERA MC’S: CHUCK D & KRS ONE


GENESIS: LIL’ KIM & FOXY BROWN


EASTERN RELIGION: THE EVANGELISM OF WU


R&B LOVE ON THE FRINGES: CURVIN’ & DIRTY MACKIN’


THE GOSPELS OF LADY T


REMEMBERING GEORGE


LET’S GET BUSY: REMEMBERING THE ARSENIO HALL SHOW


THE RULER’S BIRTHDAY


ALL MY REAL LIVE SAINTS THROW YOUR HANDS UP


LOVE, PEACE & SOUUUULLL


THE GOLDEN ERA OF BLACK MOVIE SOUNDTRACKS


NEW JACK DANCE MINISTRY: THE WOMEN BEHIND THE HARD-DANCING ‘90s


THE FORGOTTEN WOMEN OF 80s R&B PT I: THE VOICES


IN REMEMBRANCE OF MALE R&B GROUPS


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#MusicSermon

#MusicSermon is a place of musical "worship" where we…

Naima Cochrane

Written by

Cultural Preservationist. Storyteller. #MusicSermon creator/curator. Naimacochrane.com

#MusicSermon

#MusicSermon is a place of musical "worship" where we praise our legends, testify about the good works of the unsung and rejoice in the blessings of soul music. Started as a weekly twitter series, it's grown into a community of music lovers and a source of communal nostalgia.

Naima Cochrane

Written by

Cultural Preservationist. Storyteller. #MusicSermon creator/curator. Naimacochrane.com

#MusicSermon

#MusicSermon is a place of musical "worship" where we praise our legends, testify about the good works of the unsung and rejoice in the blessings of soul music. Started as a weekly twitter series, it's grown into a community of music lovers and a source of communal nostalgia.

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