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Director Shaka King discusses his new film Judas and the Black Messiah about the rise and fall of Black Panther leader Fred Hampton, and tells us why it was important to set the record straight on the Black Panther Party's legacy. Pop superstar Harry Styles talks about experiencing a "big turning point" after leaving One Direction and releasing his debut solo album, sharing why he decided to stop playing it safe to make the album he wanted. Ravyn Wngz and d'bi.young anitafrika, the artists behind Jah In the Ever-Expanding Song, talk about collaborating on the monodrama for Obsidian Theatre's 21 Black Futures project. Canadian singer-songwriter Ruth B premieres a new remix of her song If I Have a Son, which she originally released last year after the murder of George Floyd.