RICKEY SMILEY AND LETOYA LUCKETT RETURN AS HOSTS OF TELEVISION SPECIAL
XSCAPE, FREDDIE JACKSON, YOLANDA ADAMS ANDARRESTED DEVELOPMENT TO RECEIVE BLACK MUSIC HONORS RECOGNITION
Chicago based television production company Central City Productions announces the 2019 Black Music Honors television taping set to take place on Thursday, September 5th at The Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, GA. During this star-studded two-hour television special, Central City Productions (CCP) will honor artists and musicians who have influenced and made significant contributions to American music.
The honorees for this year’s Black Music Honors include Xscape who will receive the Urban Music Icon Award for the platinum selling quartet group’s 25 years in the industry. Yolanda Adams will receive the Gospel Music Icon Award. Culturally-conscience eclectic group, Arrested Development and chart-topping crooner, Freddie Jackson, whose career has spanned over 33 years, will also be honored.
“The vision behind the Black Music Honors is to recognize the trailblazers in African American music who have paved the way for the artists of today. Many of these artists have never received their much-deserved recognition,” stated Founder and Executive Producer, Don Jackson.
Television and radio personality Rickey Smiley and GRAMMY® Award-winner and actress LeToya Luckett return as co-hosts of the show, which is set to air in broadcast syndication Sept. 14 – October 20, 2019. State Farm returns as the show’s title sponsor.
The epic event will be held at The Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre located at 2800 Cobb Galleria Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the show taping at 7 p.m.
Tickets are available at: blackmusichonors.com and ticketmaster.com
The 4th Annual Black Music Honors show is Executive Produced by Don Jackson, with Jennifer J. Jackson serving as Producer and Michael A. Johnson as Producer and Director.
For more information on Black Music Honors, please visit www.blackmusichonors.com and connect on social media @blackmusichonors #BMH2019 and #BlackMusicMatters.
Afro Soca Love Fest 2020
The largest multicultural celebration of LOVE in North America is headed to back to Atlanta! Over 56 cities, now we are finally back in Atlanta even BIGGER & BETTER!
Afro Soca Love is an Afro-Caribbean rave infused celebration of LOVE. A unique rave inspired atmosphere with an African and Caribbean twist, Afro Soca Love boasts a variety of fun-filled activities that promise to leave our tribe of LOVE yearning for more.
Afro Soca Love (ASL) is also an organization aimed at strengthening the connection between Africa and its diaspora through the arts, community and creativity. Using the facets of Caribbean Carnival and African culture, ASL host events in many leading diaspora markets worldwide. In an effort to promote unity while sharing culture, our organization aims to immerse our tribe of attendees in a truly memorable experience.
We live by culture and lead by love. Brought to you by Captain Morgan & Samsung.
This year’s fest takes place at the Masquerade in downtown Atlanta. Tickets are still available at the link provided: https://afrosocalove.com/tour/atlanta
TIG RECORDS RELEASES HIGHLY ANTICIPATED NEW MIXTAPE “2 SIDES OF DA BOTTOM” BY ALABAMA NATIVES RUBBERBAND OG AND POSA
Atlanta, GA (February 21st, 2020)—Think It’s A Game Records (TIG Records) the label responsible for launching successful artists, Trinidad Jame$,...
Afro Soca Love Fest 2020
The largest multicultural celebration of LOVE in North America is headed to back to Atlanta! Over 56 cities, now we...
RICKEY SMILEY INTERVIEWS SNOOP DOGG ON THE RICKEY SMILEY MORNING SHOW
Snoop Explains Why He Went In On Gayle King, Kobe Bryant & Gianna’s Death, & More! Rickey Smiley talked to...
BET NETWORKS ANNOUNCES AUDITION PROCESS FOR UPCOMING SEASON 10 RETURN OF HIT SERIES “SUNDAY BEST”
KIRK FRANKLIN RETURNS AS HOST & MENTOR, ALONG WITH JUDGES ERICA CAMPBELL, JONATHAN MCREYNOLDS AND KELLY PRICE (NEW YORK, NY) – February...
TODD DULANEY’S BACK TO THE BOOK EP AVAILABLE NOW ON ALL DIGITAL RETAIL & STREAMING PLATFORMS
Todd Dulaney returns with all-new music. Stellar Award winning Dulaney’s new EP, Back To The Book is now available on all major...
Lituation: Trouble + Yella Beezy | Believe Music Hall | Thurs Feb 13 In Atlanta GA
Thursday February 13 Universal Guap, DDH Events, & Believe Music Hall Presents… Atlanta Lituation featuringTrouble + Yella Beezy Doors 10:00pm...
Tyler the Creator, Illenium top for 2020 BUKU Fest at Mardi Gras World
BUKU: VIBRANT MUSIC AND ART FESTIVAL MEETS UNDERGROUND WAREHOUSE PARTY CELEBRATING THE PROGRESSIVE SUBCULTURE OF NEW ORLEANS. BUKU IS A...
OWN Network hosts launch celebration in Atlanta for Ava Duvernay’s ‘Cherish the Day’
Atlanta, GA – OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network hosted a launch celebration last night for its upcoming relationship drama, “Cherish the Day”,...
Afro Nation Music Festival will be held in Puerto Rico March 18th – 21st 2020
THE WORLD’S NUMBER ONEBEACH FESTIVAL COMESTO AMERICA Set on the beautiful Praia da Rocha, just two miles south of Portimão...
Former NBA star Kobe Bryant, 4 others, including daughter killed in Southern California helicopter crash.
Kobe Bryant, the retired Los Angeles Lakers great, was killed Sunday in a helicopter crash in Southern California, according to...