Discover the central role African Americans have played in shaping and creating all genres of American music at the National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) which officially opened to the public on January 30, 2021. From classical to country to jazz and hip hop, NMAAM is the only museum of its kind that integrates history and interactive technology to share the untold story of more than 50 music genres and sub-genres.
Support local Black-owned businesses in Nashville.
The Moving Canvas
City Farm Co.
Ed's Fish House
Helen's Hot Chicken
Ivory Cotton Bar
Kernels Gourmet Popcorn
Prince's Hot Chicken
JazzNash Mobile Shoetique
From legendary performers to influential leaders, learn interesting facts about Nashville's Black History.
Discover stories behind Nashville's Historically Black Colleges and Universities that gave educational opportunities for many African Americans who were once legally denied an education.
Take a tour or explore historic sites and attractions to learn the significant role that African Americans played in the growth and development of Nashville.
Explore Nashville's past and learn about the history of the state capital of Tennessee.
View the online African American Guide to Nashville at TAAGTN.net.
Check out great upcoming events or things to do in Nashville.