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HOT SHOTS: Deon Cole, Sherri Shepherd, MAJOR., Shirley Murdock, Joel ...

R&B songstylist MAJOR. just dropped his anticipated EP, “I Am MAJOR” via B.O.E./Empire Music. MAJOR. kicked off the release of his nine-song, three interlude opus with a celebration party in Los Angeles where people like Niecy Nash (“Scream Queens”), Cornelius ...
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Blessed & Highly Favored: The Clark Sisters To Be Honored ...

The Clark Sisters will be saluted during the 22nd annual Essence Festival in New Orleans on Sunday, July 3. Twinkie Clark, Karen Clark-Sheard, Dorinda Clark-Cole and Jackie Clark Chisholm will be honored during Essence’s All-Star Gospel Tribute on the Empowerment ...
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The Braxtons: Reality Sisters Show Why Their Black Is Beautiful

Procter & Gamble returned to the Essence Festival as a sponsor for its seventh year. The company returned with its My Black Is Beautiful (MBIB) campaign, a program instituted by P&G as part of its long-standing commitment to touch and ...
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McHonorees: Rev. Al Sharpton, Iyanla Vanzant & Will Packer Among ...

McDonald’s held its annual 365Black Awards honoring outstanding African-Americans who are making positive contributions to the community during the 20th Anniversary of the Essence Festival in New Orleans. McDonald’s 365Black Awards was launched in 2003 as an extension of McDonald’s ...
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MegaFest: Hollywood & Faith Converge At Bishop T.D. Jakes Conference

For the first time, AlwaysAList.com attended Bishop T.D. Jakes’ MegaFest conference, which was held in Dallas, Texas this year. Called a “celebration of relationships,” more than 50,000 people from over 40 countries were expected to attend; however estimates after the ...
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Ford Fusion: Automaker Rides Through Essence Festival

Since 2009, Ford has been the premiere brand sponsors of the Essence Festival. This year, the iconic automotive company best known for vehicles like the Taurus, Flex, Mustang, Expedition, Focus, Explorer and Edge was on hand for the festivities in ...
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BET Launches Festival: Should Essence Be Worried?

Black Entertainment Television recently announced its inaugural BET Experience in Los Angeles—a three-day “music, entertainment and Black culture” festival nearly identical to the Essence Festival. The idea that BET would be expanding into the festival business doesn’t really raise eyebrows! ...