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The Beat Don’t Stop: TV One’s Virtual Town Hall Featuring ...

TV Host & Pop Culture Expert Jawn Murray participated in TV One’s Virtual Town Hall for their documentary, “The Beat Don’t Stop.” In a conversation led by radio personality DJ Quicksilva, Murray joined CNN contributor April Ryan, radio personality Big ...
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Can We Talk? The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ...

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame was started in 1983 by Ahmet Ertegun, founder and chairman of Atlantic Records.. Based in Cleveland, Ohio, the organization is both a museum and hall of fame that documents the history of rock ...
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Can We Talk? – We Need More Collabs Like Anderson.Paak ...

In addition to it being a great song, I love just the idea of Grammy winner Anderson.Paak having recorded his latest single “Make It Better” as a duet with Motown legend Smokey Robinson. Anderson is 33. Smokey is 79. But ...
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Orchestrated Soul: PJ Morton Makes Music Magic During Kennedy Center ...

“PJ, you’re not mainstream enough, yeah/Would you consider us changing some stuff/Like everything about who you are/No offense, we’re just trying to make you a star,” sings New Orleans-bred soul prodigy PJ Morton on the song “Claustrophobic” from his 2017 ...
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A-List Stocking Stuffers: A Thoughtful Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for some A-List options for stocking stuffers this holiday season? Well, I’ve got some of my favorite things for you to add to your holiday gift giving. Devon Franklin’s “The Hollywood Commandments” – Whether you’re in the entertainment industry, ...
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BJ The Chicago Kid: Up Close With R&B’s Best Kept ...

R&B has been born again and BJ The Chicago Kid could very well be its savior!  I’m not the only one to think so too either as BJ was nominated for three 2017 Grammy Awards for Best R&B Performance for ...
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A People’s Journey: Inside The National Museum of African American ...

In an age where people get their news and information from social media headlines and online memes, it’s been both refreshing and heartwarming seeing the international excitement and anticipation over the opening of the new Smithsonian National Museum of African ...
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First 15: JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise Record To Culminate ...

Stellar Award winning Gospel star J.J. Hairston and his choir Youthful Praise recently culminated 15-years in gospel music with a live recording at City of Praise Ministries in Hyattsville, Maryland. Thousands were in attendance at the mid-week concert that featured ...
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Miss Independent: Kierra Sheard Readying Solo Tour, Girl Band & ...

Grammy-nominated music artist Kierra Sheard is preparing hit the road this summer with her first solo tour and a new all-girl band. Kierra is currently scouting female band members for her “Kierra” tour through online auditions; in addition to finding ...
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New Edition: Back On Top With Hit Single & Summer ...

After more than 30 years in the business, veteran R&B group New Edition is back on the top of the charts courtesy of group member Johnny Gill. The iconic boy band—made up of Ronnie DeVoe, Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Ralph ...