February/March playlist: Where Black history and women’s history meet

By , Guest Columnist Published: March 14, 2021 4:00 AM CT
Elizabeth Cawein
Guest Columnist

Elizabeth Cawein

Elizabeth Cawein is the founder and director of Music Export Memphis, a nonprofit export office for Memphis music. She is an adjunct professor of Music Urbanism at Rhodes College, a programmer/DJ on WYXR 91.7 FM and a national speaker on issues of music, culture and urban development.


A mix of Black women music-makers from Memphis, past and present, honors both February’s Black History Month celebration and Women’s History Month in March. 


Black History Month National Women's History Month Anita Ward National Museum of African American Music Keia Johnson Telisu Jessica Ray KadyRoxz She'Chinah