“Embracing Diversity: Building an Inclusive Future in Entertainment”

Diversity, inclusion, and equity in the entertainment industry have seen some improvements in recent years, but there is still work to be done. The industry has become more conscious of the need for representation and inclusion of underrepresented groups, leading to the creation of more diverse content and opportunities. However, there are still significant challenges ….  Read More


As we near our 15th year….. The Roadies Of Color United Association (ROCU) has had a transformative impact on the music industry. Through our advocacy and activism, ROCU has played a crucial role in promoting equity, diversity, and representation within the realm of roadies. One significant impact of ROCU is its ability to challenge and ….  Read More

ROCU Parnelli Awards Nominations

Congratulations to two of our Roadies Of Color United members Martin Thomas and Kristen “KD” Dean on their Parrnelli Award nominations. Receiving a Parnelli Award is the most prestigious honor in our industry – the nominating and awarding processes have been organized in such a way that it is virtually impossible to “stuff the ballot ….  Read More

Roadies of Color United Annual Conference 2023 Celebrates Success

The recently concluded Roadies of Color United Annual Conference 2023, held at the scenic Evergreen Lakeside Resort in Stone Mountain, Georgia, proved to be a resounding success. The conference, which aimed to promote diversity and inclusion within the entertainment industry, featured an array of enriching activities including roundtable discussions, seminars, and,presentations.

Thank You From Roadies Of Color United

On behalf of the Roadies Of Color United Association, we would like to extend our heartfelt appreciation and gratitude for your tremendous support in making the 2023 Annual Conference an astounding success.

# Popcorn Miller

Popcorn Celebration Of Life Memorial

Acknowledgment Roadies Of Color United is Unity and a Community that looks out and supports each other even after we are gone. We miss our fallen Brother. Dwight “Popcorn “ Miller. Thank you, Angela, for allowing us to help you find closure and honoring your late father’s Memory and Legacy to this Industry we dedicate ….  Read More