Voyage Magazine has been working to share the inspiring stories of local artists, entrepreneurs and leaders making moves in their local communities. They recently decided to shine their light on The Urban Advocate for the work we've been doing.
The artists of Reach Records are staying dedicated to reaching the lost souls in the world. Recently, Lecrae visited the men of Carol Vance in Houston, along with fellow 116 members Andy Mineo, Tedashii and WHATUPRG.
The Urban Advocate has always tried to promote music with substance; one of the reasons we have been following and supporting Christian rapper, Bizzle since 2013. The front man of the God Over Money movement has been steadily growing and rising since that time. Prepping for the release of his new project Light Work 2, Bizzle drops a visual for his new single "22".
Being based here in Dallas, The Urban Advocate is no stranger to the racism and ugliness of the DFW area. Earlier this week, the rest of the country got a glimpse at just how ugly it gets in our city after a video of a Black woman being viciously punched by a White male brandishing a gun went viral. Community activists are now demanding felony charges be brought up against the attacker or Deep Ellum will take the hit.
When I first saw the news that DC Comics would be introducing a new character to their growing list of superheroes, I must admit I was a little confused. Not so much because the new character would be a young Black girl named Naomi, but because this young Black girl was from Oregon. But after reading up on Naomi, I got excited.
For the 9th year, MBK Dallas teamed up with Emerald City Bar & Grill, Radio One and Street Speaker Media to feed homeless and low-income residents in the South Dallas area.
Remon is a multi-media personality. He is the founder of The Urban Advocate, co-host of The Vincent Tucker Radio Show and videographer.