The BRC has active members around the world, a multi-disciplined
executive board and an advisory board stacked with heavy hitters.
Luminaries who have been members of the BRC include: Meshell Ndegeocello,
Bernie Worrell, 24-7 Spyz, the members of Living Colour, Bill Stephney,
Craig Street, Sekou Sundiata (RIP), Chocolate Genius, Don Byron, Nona Hendryx and countless others. Artists who have participated in BRC activities, showcases, and compilations in recent years include Fishbone, Ebony Bones!, dUg Pinnick, Garland Jeffreys, The London Souls, Tamar-kali, Year of The Dragon, Stew and Heidi Rodewald, N’Dambi, McRad, Roger Guenveur Smith, Jeffrey Gaines, Sophia Ramos, Dope Sagittarius, Pillow Theory, Apollo Heights, BLK JKS, DK Dyson, Carl Hancock Rux, Joi, and DJ CX KiDTRONiK.


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