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Rhythm Ride: Ford Brings Detroit Beats To New Orleans Heat

Posted July 11, 2014 by jmurray

Ford returned to the Essence Festival this year, an event that they’ve been the premiere sponsor of since 2009. This year, the iconic automotive company began its road to New Orleans by partnering with R&B newcomer Sevyn Streeter on a Road To Essence web series. Streeter was especially excited to make her Essence Festival debut [...]

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Kevin Hart, Terrence Jenkins, Romany Malco & Will Packer
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Move To Manhattan: American Black Film Festival Drove Into NYC With Cadillac

Posted June 25, 2014 by jmurray

Film Life’s 18th Annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) concluded on Sunday, June 22 after five days of film screenings, industry panels, celebrity interviews, master classes, talent showcases, symposiums, and soirees presented by its corporate sponsors. This year the festival, founded by Jeff Friday, had actors Morris Chestnut and Tonya Lewis Lee (wife of Spike [...]

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A-List Rides: Section Is Temporarily Unavailable For March Through June

Posted June 1, 2014 by jmurray

A glitch in our development system has the Auto section of AlwaysAList.com unavailable from March 2014 until June 2014. In the meantime, check out our Editor in Chief Jawn Murray’s Instagram page for some vehicle posts at www.Instagram.com/JawnMurray. Also check out reviews you may have previously missed in the AlwaysAList.com/Auto section as well. We hope [...]

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Crystal Windham
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Her History: Crystal Windham Driving Force Behind Chevrolet Design

Posted February 27, 2014 by jmurray

Chevrolet was one of the sponsors of the 45th NAACP Image Awards and AlwaysAList.com traveled with them to Pasadena, Calif. for a weekend of activities. An institution that celebrates the advancement of colored people, it was fitting for Chevrolet to have Crystal Windham, who was named Director of Chevrolet Passenger Car and Crossover Interiors in [...]

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A-List Rides: 2014 Dodge Dart

Posted February 14, 2014 by jmurray

After a 7-year absence from the compact class market, the Dodge launched its Dart brand in 2013. This vehicle is the first Chrysler Group vehicle based upon a Fiat architecture that was adapted from the award-winning Alfa Romeo Giulietta. I participated in one of the initial launch events for the Dodge Dart in Maryland, and [...]

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Hyundai Equus
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A-List Rides: 2014 Hyundai Equus

Posted January 31, 2014 by jmurray

Honesty moment: Prior to my test drive of the 2014 Hyundai Equus I had never heard of this vehicle. I was shocked to learn that it was launched in 2011 and I was just experiencing it. More shocking is why the Hyundai Equus isn’t a car everyone who wants affordable luxury doesn’t own. From the [...]

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Kia Sorento
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A-List Rides: 2014 Kia Sorento

Posted January 17, 2014 by jmurray

Kia should hire me to oversee their new marketing campaign, because based on the response I get when I test drive their vehicles, the campaign slogan would be: “That’s a Kia?” It’s the question I was asked constantly while driving the 2014 Kia Sorento. A modern, mid-side SUV that’s easy on the eyes is definitely [...]

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Toyota Camry
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A-List Rides: Road Trip With 2014 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE

Posted December 20, 2013 by jmurray

It was a snowy Saturday afternoon and New York City was preparing to shut down. The night before I was dropped off the 2014 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE and I couldn’t wait to load it up, get on the highway and get out of dodge. I put my suitcases in the trunk, connected my iPod [...]

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A-List Rides: 2014 GMC Terrain

Posted December 13, 2013 by jmurray

It’s always cool to be test driving a vehicle when one of my celebrity friends are in town. Driving them around in the vehicle allows me to play tour guide, showcasing features and functions of the cars I’ve got to experience prior to showing it to them. When my friend, reality TV star Omarosa Manigault [...]

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Carla Hall, Sherri Shepherd & Jawn Murray with the cast of Motown the Musical
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New York City: An A-List Itinerary In The Big Apple

Posted November 25, 2013 by jmurray

WHAT TO SEE: We kicked off our trip checking out the hot-like-fire Broadway production, “Motown: The Musical.” Joined by friends Sherri Shepherd of “The View” and Carla Hall from “The Chew,” we danced and sang along to the trip down memory lane through the glory days Motown. Set in Detroit, the birthplace of Motown, the [...]

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