Nelson George is an author, former music critic, producer, screenwriter and filmmaker. He has been a key reference source and critic of culture for over 25 years.
A lifelong resident of Brooklyn, New York, George grew up in the Tilden Projects in Brownsville. There he developed a love for music and literature reading Ernest Hemingway, Fitzgerald and other greats, turning his love of music into a profession.He interned at The Amsterdam News and freelanced at Billboard Magazine. All the while attending St. John’s University and writing down everything in between. Nelson
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