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Profile: Chicago Artist D.A. Smart

Posted July 30, 2014 by Pierre Evans

“Chicago!  Chicago! My kind of town.”   I’m sure you’re familiar with that song. It’s our hometown anthem.  Did you know that Chicago has another anthem?  This anthem you won’t hear being sang by Frank Sinatra.  Instead, you’ll hear it being rapped and bumping from the speakers of cars on the street.  Our other anthem is […]

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N’The Loop June 28 |Corey Barksdale Performing at 29th Chicago Gospel Music Fest

Posted June 17, 2014 by ndigo

Corey Barksdale is an anointed and gifted singer, songwriter, artist and philanthropist, whose faith in God and transparency keeps him grounded. His tremendous vocal talent and versatile songwriting abilities have granted him opportunities to share his music on several platforms. A native of Chicago, IL, singing and songwriting quickly became a constant early on in […]

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New Music: Chicago Artist Melissa Clark

Posted June 11, 2014 by ndigo

From Chicago Public Schools Educator to now embracing her dreams of becoming a recording artist, Melissa Clark is ready to share her story and journey with the world. Breaking out with the self-written “Gold”, produced by “Oceans” singer/songwriter K’Jon, Clark offers an introspective groove with pure R&B intonation. “It’s everything that defines me as an […]

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