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Lisa Yaro: Grammy-Nominated, Nigerian-Born Songstress Takes On New Music & 2021 Projects
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Lisa Yaro: Grammy-Nominated, Nigerian-Born Songstress Takes On New Music & 2021 Projects

Grammy-nominated songwriter, singer, producer, actor, and model Lisa Yaro is poised to make 2021 her year with the release of multiple projects, including new music, a feature film, and more original content for her popular YouTube channel. The Nigerian-born entertainer to discuss all of her new projects, her inspirational success story having already worked with […]

'W.A.P.: Women and Protest' Highlights Black Female Artists and Media Moguls Who are Standing Up For Social Justice
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‘W.A.P.: Women and Protest’ Highlights Black Female Artists and Media Moguls Who are Standing Up For Social Justice

In a continuing commitment to amplify the voices of social justice philanthropists of color and disrupt the philanthropy sector, Bridge Philanthropic Consulting (BPC) is publishing the second position paper in its new series called The Iconic Impact Initiative. The newest paper, “W.A.P.: Women And Protest,” highlights 12 Black women who are leveraging their celebrity, platforms, […]

The Legacy of Ecstasy of Whodini
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The Legacy of Ecstasy of Whodini

By Jay Quan John Fletcher, best known as Ecstasy from the pioneering rap group Whodini, died Dec. 23 at the age of 56. Whodini is one of the most distinctive and original tandems in rap music. Hitting the scene in 1982 with a dedication to the late Mr. Magic – a legend who is credited […]

TBS’ “Go-Big Show” Presents Snoop Dogg’s Virtual New Year’s Eve Special
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TBS’ “Go-Big Show” Presents Snoop Dogg’s Virtual New Year’s Eve Special

Presented by TBS’ “Go-Big Show,” which premieres on January 7, hip-hop icon Snoop Dogg goes BIG on New Year’s Eve with a one-of-a-kind live virtual celebration from his Compound. Fans are invited to join Snoop, Bert Kreischer, Rosario Dawson, Jennifer Nettles, and AEW’s Cody Rhodes as they roast 2020 and dance into the new year, […]

Revolt Partners With Atlanta-Leading Podcast, Big Facts
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Revolt Partners With Atlanta-Leading Podcast, Big Facts

Leading Black-owned independent content platform REVOLT, owned by Sean “Diddy” Combs, has announced that it’s teaming up with one of Atlanta’s biggest podcasts, “Big Facts“. Hosted by Atlanta legends Big Bank, DJ Scream, and Baby Jade, “Big Facts” is set to premiere on REVOLT starting Saturday, December 12th at 10:00 pm ET for a weekend-long […]

TheWrap’s Inaugural Changemakers List Of 'Women Who Saved Entertainment In 2020' Honors Regina King, Megan Thee Stallion
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TheWrap’s Inaugural Changemakers List Of ‘Women Who Saved Entertainment In 2020’ Honors Regina King, Megan Thee Stallion

Digital entertainment outlet TheWrap released its inaugural “ChangeMakers List: Women Who Saved Entertainment in 2020″ as part of its Third Annual Power Women Summit, which tool place December 8-10. The ChangeMakers list honors the women who made an impact in the entertainment community as the industry was brought to a staggering halt during a year […]

Ballet Hispánico Holiday Celebration 'Club Havana' Watch Party Benefit Featuring Special Guests
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Ballet Hispánico Holiday Celebration ‘Club Havana’ Watch Party Benefit Featuring Special Guests

Ballet Hispánico, the nation’s renowned Latinx dance organization recognized this year as one of America’s Cultural Treasures, invites audiences to the Ballet Hispánico Holiday Celebration of “Club Havana” on Wednesday, December 23 at 7:30 pm est, available on YouTube and Facebook. Ballet Hispánico’s signature work “Club Havana” is a celebration of Cuban music and dance […]

Celebrated R&B Singer Alyson Williams Jazzes Things Ups
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Celebrated R&B Singer Alyson Williams Jazzes Things Ups

R&B/Soul singer Alyson Williams has proven time and time again she’s not going anywhere. She’s still singing, still breaking new ground, still shaking things up. The singer, entrepreneur, and radio personality recently unveiled her latest release, the single, “Summer Nights In Harlem.” “Summer Nights In Harlem” has a full jazzy vibe and is accompanied by […]

Video of Reimagined Version of Stevie Wonder’s “Black Man” Features Wonder and Other Global Pioneers and Influencers of Color
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Video of Reimagined Version of Stevie Wonder’s “Black Man” Features Wonder and Other Global Pioneers and Influencers of Color

A powerful new video is now available for the creative reimagining of Stevie Wonder’s “Black Man,” remixed by Brennan Williams (aka Will Coloan), producer and founder of Coloan Records. Featuring historic images of more than 100 influential Americans and global figures, as well as a spoken introduction by Motown legend Stevie Wonder himself, the video […]

REV. AL SHARPTON & NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK HONORED BLACK CULTURAL INFLUENCERS AT 11TH ANNUAL TRIUMPH AWARDS
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REV. AL SHARPTON & NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK HONORED BLACK CULTURAL INFLUENCERS AT 11TH ANNUAL TRIUMPH AWARDS

On Monday, December 7, civil rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton and civil rights organization National Action Network (NAN) hosted the 11th annual Triumph Awards to shine a light on leaders using their platforms to further the needs and values of Black communities in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic and racial justice climate in America. […]

Black Country Music Star Charley Pride Dies from Covid
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Black Country Music Star Charley Pride Dies from Covid

Charley Pride helped break the color barrier in country music. For decades he was the most well-known Black Country music, paving the way for other Black artists in the genre. He passed Dec. 12 at 86 from covid. Pride won the CMA Entertainer of the Year in 1971 and he had over 25 chart topping […]

Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams Discusses Lizzo's Body Positivity Struggles And The Pandemic's Affect On Self-Esteem
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Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams Discusses Lizzo’s Body Positivity Struggles And The Pandemic’s Affect On Self-Esteem

New York Trend founder Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams has once appeared on popular morning TV show “Good Morning America.” On Dec. 11, Dr. Williams appeared to discuss vital issues concerning mental health. She provided commentary on body image, social media and the impact of Covid 19 in response to an Instagram post by the amazing […]

Music Mogul James "J" Prince Debuts Loyalty Brand Wines
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Music Mogul James “J” Prince Debuts Loyalty Brand Wines

Legendary music mogul James “J” Prince has launched a new wine brand, Loyalty. The brand has introduced a line of wines, including Loyalty Rosè, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, and Merlot sourced by Maison Le Star, a French winery. The Loyalty brand offers a unique spin on some of the most popular varieties and is now available […]

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Watch Charlie Wilson’s Behind the Scenes Of “All Of My Love” Music Video ft. Smokey Robinson

Two musical icons are teaming up. Charlie Wilson is releasing a new single called “All Of My Love” and for it he has teamed up with fellow legend, Smokey Robinson. Here’s what happened behind the scenes.

Multi-Award Winning Singer-Songwriter, Vivian Green Announces The Release of Her Upcoming Seventh Studio Album
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Multi-Award Winning Singer-Songwriter, Vivian Green Announces The Release of Her Upcoming Seventh Studio Album

The anticipated seventh studio album from multi-award winning singer-songwriter, VIVIAN GREEN. “LOVE ABSOLUTE” will be globally released on Friday, November 13th, via the Make Noise/SRG ILS/UMG label imprint. The album is officially available for pre-sale now and with the pre-order purchase fans are able to download and stream, “You Send Me“. Also on Friday, October 30th, fans will […]