Luke Cage

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Rakim Performs 'Paid in Full' For NPR Tiny Desk Concert

Watch the hip hop pioneer dive into two Eric B. & Rakim classics, plus a new song from the second season of “Luke Cage.”

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'Luke Cage' Creator Cheo Hodari Coker on Race and Gender Justice

Coker breaks down the themes that rule the show both on and off screen as the second season drops.

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WATCH: Mariah Dillard Rules Harlem in 'Luke Cage' Trailer

“Harlem doesn’t need a hero. It needs a queen.” 

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WATCH: 'Luke Cage' Calls Out Adversaries in New Season Two Promo

The bulletproof defender of Harlem returns to Netflix on June 22. 

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Showrunner Marco Ramirez, Star Mike Colter Reflect on Episode of 'The Defenders' That Confronts White Privilege

Warning: this post contains spoilers for the “Luke Cage” partner series.

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Beyoncé, 'The Birth of a Nation, 'Moonlight' Lead NAACP Image Award Noms

“Luke Cage,” “Insecure” and “Queen Sugar” also earned multiple nominations.

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Remember All That Badass Music in 'Luke Cage'? Now You Can Own It

The Adrian Younge- and Ali Shaheed Muhammad-composed score, including some of the songs played at Harlem’s Paradise, is now available via digital download and on vinyl.

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The 13 Most Badass Moments From Every Episode of 'Luke Cage'

Because we love you—and “Luke Cage” star Mike Colter—the Colorlines staff binged the entire season of this epic new edition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Here are the sexiest, craziest and otherwise Luke Cage-iest moments from each episode of season one.

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'Luke Cage' Composer and Super-Producer Adrian Younge Has a New Album and Message for Composers of Color

With a new electronic album dropping today and the upcoming debut of  ”Luke Cage,” Younge discusses both projects and the importance of this moment for Black composers.

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Luke Cage: A Bulletproof Black Man in the #BlackLivesMatter Era

Excitement is building for the ”Luke Cage” debut. But what does it mean to watch a bulletproof Black man on Netflix then be blindsided by real-life videos of police killing people of color?

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WATCH: Method Man, Ali Shaheed Muhammad Break Down Epic 'Luke Cage' Score

The upcoming Netflix superhero show’s composers chatted with Method Man about the score’s hip-hop roots.

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Harlem Has a Supernatural Savior in New 'Luke Cage' Trailer

A series about one of Marvel’s most prominent Black superheroes premieres September 30 on Netflix.

Get Ready For Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Adrian Younge's Badass 'Luke Cage' Score

The new series—which features one of Marvel’s few Black protagonists—premieres on Netflix on September 30.