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December 8, 2014 Leave a comment
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The Recording Academy® and RCA Records to Release the 2015 GRAMMY® NOMINEES Album

December 7, 2014 Leave a comment

Album Pre-Orders Started Dec. 5, Offering Fans an Opportunity to Attend the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards®

Album Hits Stores and Digital Retailers on Jan. 20, 2015

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The Recording Academy®‘s GRAMMY Recordings® and RCA Records have teamed to release the 2015 GRAMMY® Nominees album, which will be available Jan. 20, 2015, in stores and via digital retailers. The 21st installment of the best-selling series will feature an array of this year’s GRAMMY-nominated artists and hit songs across multiple genres. A portion of the proceeds from sales of the album will help support the year-round efforts of the GRAMMY Foundation® and MusiCares Foundation® — two charitable organizations of The Recording Academy. In conjunction with “A Very GRAMMY Christmas,” music fans can log on to GRAMMY.com, GRAMMY.com/2015GRAMMYAlbum or CBS.com to pre-order the album and enter for a chance to win a trip for two to the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards® on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles.*

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Exclusive: President Barack Obama Sits Down with BET Networks for an Interview at the White House to Discuss Recent Unrest in America

December 7, 2014 Leave a comment

President Barack Obama’s Interview with BET Networks to Air on “106 & PARK”; Interview Covers Modern Civil Rights, Police Relations and Justice For All in America

BET News Special Interview To Air Immediately Following “106 & PARK”

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In an exclusive interview with BET Networks, President Barack Obama addressed community concerns and calls for justice and equality after recent grand jury decisions. BET’s “106 & PARK” will air a portion of the interview on Monday, December 8, 2014 at 5 p.m. ET/PT. The full in-depth interview will air immediately following at 6 p.m. ET/PT in “BET News Presents: A Conversation with President Barack Obama.”

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NBXA 2014 Part 1 | Pushing Weight

December 6, 2014 Leave a comment
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“Sha Raps About His Past Life on “Patrick Ewing”

December 6, 2014 1 comment

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Growing up in the “Killa Hill” section of Staten Island, NY, ignited the poetic drive in Washington DC native, SHA.

He looked up to rap gurus NAS, Jay-Z, Wu-Tang, Cam’Ron and Mase, among others.

SHA’s idea of success wasn’t fame. He was content with accomplishing his goals, and goals he had. Read more…

Shonda Rhimes to Be Inducted into NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame

December 5, 2014 3 comments

-The Creator of Hit Series “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal” Joins Ranks of TV Legends–

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(BLACK PR WIRE) –WASHINGTON— The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today that Shonda Rhimes, creator and executive producer of “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal” will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 2015 NAB Show Television Luncheon on Monday, April 13 in Las Vegas.

The hit ABC series “Grey’s Anatomy” chronicles the personal and professional lives of surgical residents in Seattle. “Scandal” revolves around the life and work of a professional crisis manager and her complicated relationship with an embattled White House administration. Rhimes also created the “Grey’s Anatomy” spinoff series “Private Practice,” which ran on ABC for six seasons, and is the executive producer of the new ABC series “How to Get Away with Murder.” Read more…

Lyrics Born – “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised”

December 5, 2014 Leave a comment

Lyrics Born Covers Gil Scott-Heron Classic, Citing America’s “Ugly Historical Legacy of Racial and Cultural Inequalities” 
photo credit: Diane Jeanty – Huffington Post

Critical Praise for Lyrics Born:
“Far-reaching flows over throwback electro soul, or street-wise synth-pop for the 20-10… whatever labels you need to apply to it – at day’s end, it’s just good fucking music.” – Okayplayer

 

“…if Lyrics Born has one defining strength it’s his ability to get structurally and rhythmically adventurous in his flow while still remaining perfectly simple to follow linguistically.” – Pitchfork

 

“God bless Lyrics Born.” – PopMatters

 

“The Second Album is life-affirming, with a force few artists in any genre can match.” – NPR

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OMARION SPINS HIS “SEX PLAYLIST” AT LAST

December 4, 2014 Leave a comment

OMARION SPINS HIS “SEX PLAYLIST” AT LAST;

LONG AWAITED MMG/ATLANTIC DEBUT ALBUM

HIGHLIGHTED BY ACCLAIMED NEW SINGLE,

“POST TO BE (FEAT. CHRIS BROWN & JHENE AIKO)”;

“SEX PLAYLIST” AVAILABLE NOW EXCLUSIVELY AT DSPs

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Maybach Music Group/Atlantic recording artist Omarion has announced today’s exclusive digital release of his hugely anticipated new album. “SEX PLAYLIST” is available now at all DSPs http://smarturl.it/TheSPAlbum.

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Gillie Da Kid “On the Road” Part 2 #GetLoudTour

December 3, 2014 Leave a comment
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The 1978ers (yU & SlimKat) – Without A Clue

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NAMEBRAND | HOLOGRAMS

December 3, 2014 Leave a comment
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LOGIC BUILDS ON MOMENTUM OF UNDER PRESSURE WITH 47-CITY U.S./EUROPEAN TOUR !

December 3, 2014 Leave a comment

LOGIC BUILDS ON MOMENTUM OF UNDER PRESSURE’s TOP 5 SOUNDSCAN DEBUT WITH NEWS OF 47-CITY U.S./EUROPE TOUR !

 

TOUR OPENS JAN. 27th IN INDIANAPOLIS, INCLUDES PRESTIGE DATES AT WILTERN IN L.A., WEBSTER HALL IN NYC, REGENCY IN SF, AND MORE !

 

UNDER PRESSURE HAILED AS ONE OF 2014’s BEST RAP ALBUMS, NOMINATED BY MTV NEWS AS “RAP ALBUM OF THE YEAR CONTENDER”!

 
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            (Dec. 2, 2014  – New York, NY)  Maryland-based rapper Logic keeps the momentum surging after the colossal Top 5 Soundscan debut of UNDER PRESSURE (released October 21st on Def Jam Record­ings), hailed as one the best hip-hop debut albums of the year.  Logic will kick off 2015 with a major 47-city tour of the U.S. and Europe, his fourth national headlin­ing tour of the U.S. and his second run in Europe.  The tour opens January 27th in Indianapolis, and will include such notable venues as the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, Webster Hall in New York City, the Fillmore in Silver Spring, Maryland, the Riviera Theatre in Chicago, and the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco. Read more…

SHY GLIZZY RELEASES LAW 3 MIXTAPE HOSTED BY DJ DRAMA

December 2, 2014 Leave a comment

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GLIZZY GANG & 300 ENTERTAINMENT PRESENTS
SHY GLIZZY’S LAW 3 MIXTAPE HOSTED BY DJ DRAMA
 
[NEW YORK, NY – December 2nd, 2014] After, building a substantial buzwith his chart topping hit single, “Awwsome“, D.C. rapper SHY GLIZZY released his newest project, LAW 3 to streaming partners and digital retailers under his own label, Glizzy Gang and 300 Entertainment, today, December 2nd, 2014. 
“I don’t really like maintaining the expected, so on every project I’m going to show you my growth,” said SHY GLIZZY. “After listening to LAW 3, people will know who’s the king of D.C..”

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RICH HOMIE QUAN FEEDS THE STREETS!!!!!

December 2, 2014 1 comment

RICH HOMIE QUAN GIVES OUT OVER 100 TURKEYS IN

FEED THE STREETS CAMPAIGN IN ATLANTA


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The Think It’s A Game Records artist teamed up with his label for the 2nd Annual #FeedTheStreets Turkey Giveaway

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Maino talks Checks, Trinidad James + Porn Star Allegations!

December 2, 2014 Leave a comment
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Thirteen, Black & Afraid to End Up Like Ferguson

December 2, 2014 Leave a comment

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By XAVIER WORD

A couple of years ago my mother wanted to enrich my knowledge of Black culture. I learned about matters pertaining to many things, though one topic in particular arose continuously: It was the civil rights movement. I heard about the people being thrown in jail and hosed down. How they couldn’t even go to the same stores or drink out of the same water fountains as white people. Then I saw how people fought for freedom and took us out of those particular situations. So that segregation in the government was officially over. Read more…

FABOLOUS TO RELEASE DIGITAL-ONLY ALBUM, THE YOUNG OG PROJECT, CHRISTMAS DAY, ON DESERT STORM/DEF JAM RECORDINGS!

December 2, 2014 Leave a comment

MULTI-PLATINUM ARTIST FABOLOUS TO RELEASE DIGITAL-ONLY ALBUM, THE YOUNG OG PROJECT, CHRISTMAS DAY, ON DESERT STORM/DEF JAM RECORDINGS !

 

PRE-ORDER LAUNCHES DECEMBER 15th

 

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Chrisette Michele | Together

December 1, 2014 Leave a comment
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RUDOLPH IS SALUTED BY HIS FELLOW CBS STARS IN A NETWORK ON-AIR CAMPAIGN CELEBRATING THE HOLIDAYS AND THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE CLASSIC SPECIAL “RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER”

December 1, 2014 Leave a comment

These Imaginative Spots, a First-Ever Mix of Live-Action and “Animagic” Animation in a Television Promotion, Feature Rudolph and Sam the Snowman

With Cast Members from “The Big Bang Theory,” “Blue Bloods,” “Criminal Minds,” “Elementary,” “The Good Wife,” “Madam Secretary,” “The McCarthys,” “Mike & Molly,” “Mom,” “NCIS,” “NCIS: Los Angeles,” “NCIS: New Orleans,” “Scorpion,” “Stalker,” “Two and a Half Men” and “2 Broke Girls”

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Jodeci – “The Road to the 2014 Soul Train Awards” (Behind the Scenes)

November 30, 2014 Leave a comment

ARSIN – PRESSURE

November 30, 2014 Leave a comment
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“No Love In The Hood” By Genrokka

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Kidd Kidd ft. 50 Cent & LLoyd Banks “Big Body Benz”

November 29, 2014 Leave a comment
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Rick Ross – Hood Billionaire

November 28, 2014 Leave a comment

Hollywood Leading Man Pens Novel, Heads Out on Book Tour

November 28, 2014 Leave a comment

CARL WEBER PRESENTS:

LADIES NIGHT

a new novel from actor and singer

CHRISTIAN KEYES

In stores 

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November 25, 2014, New York, NY –Hollywood leading man, Christian Keyes, has added author to his list of accomplishments with the release of his debut novel, LADIES NIGHT, presented by Carl Weber and Urban Renaissance/Kensington books.  The novel is a thrilling, sexy, heartfelt and often funny story which follows Amp Anthony, a ruggedly handsome and resourceful young man seeking redemption from his past to redefine his future.

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JERMAINE DUPRI ft Ty Dolla Sign & Migos – “Pull Up”

November 28, 2014 Leave a comment

BET Networks’ Series Debut of “NELLYVILLE” Starring Hip-Hop Artist Nelly Delivers One Million Total Viewers for Its Series Premiere

November 28, 2014 Leave a comment

“NELLYVILLE” is the #1 Non-Scripted Series Debut among Adults 18 – 49 for the Last 2 Years on the Network

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)– BET Networks’ new docu-series, “NELLYVILLE,” starring hip-hop artist Nelly delivered 1 million total viewers (P2+ impressions)* during its initial airing on Tuesday, November 25, 10:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. EST. The hour-long docu-series following the life of the artist became the #1 non-scripted series debut among Adults 18 – 49 on the network in nearly 2 years.

Hip-hop artist Nelly stars alongside his family in the hit docu-series "Nellyville" on BET Networks/ ... Hip-hop artist Nelly stars alongside his family in the hit docu-series “Nellyville” on BET Networks/Photo Courtesy of BET Networks

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HI-TEK – Ohio Players featuring BowWow (Shad Moss), Krayzie Bone & Bootsy Collins

November 28, 2014 Leave a comment

Happy Thanksgiving – Daily Word November 27, 2014

November 27, 2014 Leave a comment
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GOD – Broke

November 27, 2014 2 comments
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