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India.Arie Returns with the Release of New EP "Songsversation: Medicine" June 30th
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India.Arie Returns with the Release of New EP “Songsversation: Medicine” June 30th

Multi-Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter India.Arie has excitedly announced the release of her upcoming EP SongVersation: Medicine that will be available on all digital platforms June 30. An extension of her 2013 release SongVersation, which received rave reviews from Rolling Stone, Billboard and Vibe among others, this seven song EP is India’s offering during these tumultuous times. The first single featured on the EP “I Am Light” appeared on […]

JAY-Z Announces New Album, ‘4:44’
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JAY-Z Announces New Album, ‘4:44’

On the heels of announcing a first-of-its-kind partnership and offer, global music and entertainment platform TIDAL and Sprint are excited to share JAY-Z’s new album, 4:44 – the first in a series of exclusives offered to the 45 million postpaid and prepaid Sprint customers and existing TIDAL members. Who: JAY-Z What: New Album – 4:44 When: […]

David Guetta & Justin Bieber Release "2U"
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David Guetta & Justin Bieber Release “2U”

No stranger to top collaborations, David Guetta has teamed up with international icon and Def Jam Recordings superstar Justin Bieber for his latest single ‘2U’ – out now via all digital service providers (https://Guetta.co/2U). Global superstars David Guetta and Justin Bieber have an innate ability to turn any track into a chart-topping smash and that can certainly be seen on ‘2U’. Working his magic once more, the internationally renowned producer stays true to his signature fusion […]

"Biko Rising" at the Castillo Theatre
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“Biko Rising” at the Castillo Theatre

This year marks the 40th Anniversary of the death of Steven Biko, a South African Anti-apartheid activist, African nationalist and socialist who was at the forefront of the grassroots anti-apartheid campaign known as the Black Consciousness Movement during the late 1960s and ’70s. The musical depicting Biko’s life, entitled “Biko Rising,” will have a 2-day […]

REVOLT Kicked Off Governors Ball Weekend With Star-Studded Bash In NYC
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REVOLT Kicked Off Governors Ball Weekend With Star-Studded Bash In NYC

REVOLT, in conjunction with RNBHouseParty, recently  kicked off the 2017 Governor’s Ball Music Festival weekend with “REVOLT Presents: Gov Ball After Dark.” It was an exclusive pre-party sponsored by Toyota, TWIX, and “Growing Up Hip-Hop: Atlanta” at Rooftop 760. The event featured a special live performance by hip-hop recording artist and New York’s very own […]

"Sweetee" Debuts Off-Broadway
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“Sweetee” Debuts Off-Broadway

The musical “Sweetee” with book, music and lyrics by Gail Kriegel, playing at the Ford Foundation Studio Theatre, located at 480 West 42nd Street in Manhattan, has a cast made in heaven. Every single actor, dancer and singer is perfect for their role. Jordan Tyson as Sweetee captures the essence of a poverty stricken interracial […]

R&B Songstress Chante Moore Releases New Music Video
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R&B Songstress Chante Moore Releases New Music Video

Songwriter/producer/actress/singer extraordinaire Chante’ Moore was born to sing! In fact her name in French literally means “to sing.” With 6 albums under her belt, more than 20 charting singles and collaborations with musical royalty such as Prince, The Isley Brothers, R. Kelly and Babyface, Moore is a proven force to be reckoned with. CHANTE’ MOORE is […]

2 Chainz Launches Pre-Order for New Album "Pretty Girls Like Trap Music" Out June 16
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2 Chainz Launches Pre-Order for New Album “Pretty Girls Like Trap Music” Out June 16

2 Chainz, the multi-platinum, Grammy Award®-winning MC who “Has Spent the Last 18 Months Being One of the Very Best Rappers Alive” (Noisey), has launched the pre-order of his new album, PRETTY GIRLS LIKE TRAP MUSIC via Def Jam Recordings. With the pre-order comes an instant download of the brand new track “4AM” featuring Travis Scott, […]

"La Diva - La Lupe!" Tribute Concert at Aaron Davis Hall
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“La Diva – La Lupe!” Tribute Concert at Aaron Davis Hall

Celebrated Cuban-born singer La Lupe, whose infectious sound helped lay the foundation for Latin music in America, will be honored during a tribute at Aaron Davis Hall on Friday, June 9, at 7:30 p.m. The performer helped introduce a new kind of Latina singer to global audiences through her voice, her style and her magnetic […]

Sean "Diddy" Combs & Naomi Campbell Host Screening of New Bad Boy Movie
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Sean “Diddy” Combs & Naomi Campbell Host Screening of New Bad Boy Movie

  Sean “Diddy” Combs and Naomi Campbell brought his new documentary from Live Nation Productions,Can’t Stop Won’t Stop: A Bad Boy Story, to London for a special screening at the Curzon in Mayfair. Fresh from the success of the world premiere at the 16th Annual Tribeca Film Festival, Sean “Diddy” Combsand Naomi Campbell were joined […]

Tribute Concert for Prince in the Bronx
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Tribute Concert for Prince in the Bronx

Vocalist and front man for The Purple Xperience, Marshall Charloff, was a teenager when he first met Prince.  Little did he know that 30 years later he would perform as Prince in The Purple Xperience, a tribute act fostered by Matt “Doctor” Fink, Prince’s Revolution band scrubs-wearing keyboardist. The Purple Xperience band is on tour […]

Big Sean Performs "Jump Out the Window " at the 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards
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Big Sean Performs “Jump Out the Window ” at the 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards

Click here to watch Big Sean’s debut performance of “Jump Out the Window ” at the 2017 MTV Movie andTV Awards

2018 Soul Train Cruise Superstar Lineup Announced
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2018 Soul Train Cruise Superstar Lineup Announced

Back by popular demand, The Soul Train Cruise will bring along several of the biggest fan favorites who have performed on “The Hippest Trip at Sea” over the past five years when it sails in January 2018.  Charlie Wilson, Eddie Levert of The O’Jays  Jeffrey Osborne, The Whispers, The Spinners, Gerald Alston of The Manhattans, […]

Skip Marley Releases New Single "Calm Down" on Island Records
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Skip Marley Releases New Single “Calm Down” on Island Records

Island Records artist Skip Marley, whose debut single “Lions” hit #1 on Spotify’s Global and U.S. Viral charts upon its release, has released his new single “Calm Down” ! Listen HERE!                 Skip made music history earlier this year as the first member of the Marley family to reach the Billboard Hot 100 Top 5, as featured […]

Hip Hop Fever Concert in Celebration of 40th Year of Disco Fever
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Hip Hop Fever Concert in Celebration of 40th Year of Disco Fever

          Grandmaster Melle Mel whose most recent recording is “Some Kind of Sorry,” will be appearing at Lehman Center in the Bronx, for the Hip Hop Fever concert on Saturday, May 6th, at 8pm as part of the 40th Anniversary celebration of the nightclub Disco Fever, discussed with me his thoughts […]