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La’Porsha Power: “American Idol” Runner-Up Signed To Legendary Record Label

Many fans of “American Idol” were disappointed season 15 favorite La’Porsha Renae didn’t take home the top prize when the Fox competition aired its final episode on Thursday, April 7. Renae placed second to country singer Trent Harmon, who won ...
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Mogul Moves: Maroon 5’s PJ Morton Launches New Record Label

He may be a member of one of the biggest groups in pop music and a sought-after solo star on the underground soul scene — but PJ Morton isn’t content with playing arenas all over the world with Maroon 5 ...
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Bright Balance: Avery Sunshine Mirrors Aretha Franklin Model For Marrying ...

Aretha Franklin did it! So did Al Green! Candi Staton did and Ann Nesby, Dave Hollister and Kelly Price continue to as well! Now, Avery Sunshine is the latest song stylist to bridge the gap between the sacred and secular ...
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Born Again: BET Bringing Back “Celebration Of Gospel”

The people have spoken and their voices were apparently heard! AlwaysAList.com is happy to report that BET has had a change of heart as it pertains to their annual special “Celebration of Gospel.” After being bombarded with calls to its ...
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The Benediction: BET Cancels “Celebration Of Gospel”

More than 2.6 million total viewers tuned in to BET’s annual special “Celebration of Gospel” when it premiered on April 6, making it the number one gospel/religious telecast on TV for 14 consecutive years. A celebration of faith through music, ...
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Rumor Control: Kelly Rowland Not Dropped By Record Label

Online reports surfaced earlier this week claiming Grammy winner Kelly Rowland had been dropped by record label, Universal Republic. The rumors began when blog sites noticed she was on longer featured on the label’s website. AlwaysAList.com has spoken to sources ...
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India.Arie: Says Grammys Snubbed Kendrick Lamar & Black Music Artists

India.Arie knows a little something about being snubbed by the Grammy Awards. Back in 2002, the Atlanta-bred singer/songwriter/musician was nominated for seven Grammy Awards and walked away with none of them. She actually lost five of the seven awards to ...
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India.Arie: Addresses Skin-Lightening Drama

Soul singer India.Arie has broken her silence regarding the backlash she received from fans who suspected she lightened her skin for the image of her latest radio single, “Cocoa Butter.” On Arie’s biggest hit song, ‘Video,’ she sang: “When I ...
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Throwback Thursday: Preacher’s Kid PJ Morton Sings About Love

PJ Morton is a Grammy Award-winning writer/producer, member of the pop band Maroon 5 and newly signed solo artist to Young Money Entertainment’s new R&B division, Soothe Your Soul Entertainment. The 31-year-old entertainer spent years developing a following as an ...