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The Curtis Mayfield Story – A Lasting Imp...

Sep 23, 2013No Comments

  It was a Friday evening right before one of the final preview rehearsals, I sat with Jackie Taylor and Reggie Torian in her office

Marques Houston – "Famous"

Aug 30, 2013No Comments

Famous. Marques Houston has returned to his musical roots with the newly released Famous on the Silent Partner Entertainment/Shanachie Entertainment imprint.  With Famous, available now,

Marques Houston – "Famous"

Aug 30, 2013No Comments

Famous. Marques Houston has returned to his musical roots with the newly released Famous on the Silent Partner Entertainment/Shanachie Entertainment imprint.  With Famous, available now,

NBA Champ Dwyane Wade Hosts "Live To D...

Aug 30, 2013No Comments

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NBA Champ Dwyane Wade Hosts "Live To D...

Aug 30, 2013No Comments

                                                On

Goodman Theatre's "Pullman Porter...

Aug 26, 2013No Comments

This rollicking, music-fueled trip back in time takes us into the luxurious Pullman trains of the 1930s, where the hidden lives of African American porters

Goodman Theatre's "Pullman Porter...

Aug 26, 2013No Comments

This rollicking, music-fueled trip back in time takes us into the luxurious Pullman trains of the 1930s, where the hidden lives of African American porters

Bravo TV's Chef Roblé x SKYY Vodka Ho...

Aug 22, 2013No Comments

Chef Roblé: “ I’m More Than Just A Chef, I’m An Entertainer” There’s no question as to what draws people to Bravo TV’s Chef Roblé

Bravo TV's Chef Roblé x SKYY Vodka Ho...

Aug 22, 2013No Comments

Chef Roblé: “ I’m More Than Just A Chef, I’m An Entertainer” There’s no question as to what draws people to Bravo TV’s Chef Roblé

Avery Sunshine!

Aug 19, 2013No Comments

There’s healing in honesty. Now, breathe. Avery Sunshine is without doubt a talented singer, songwriter and pianist. Her progression and accolades in the industry can

Saturday: Family Fun Fest Featuring Aniba H...

Aug 16, 2013No Comments

Get familiar. If you’ve never experienced Aniba Hotep & the Sol Collective (above), don’t miss your chance to do so this Saturday during the Southeast

Saturday: Family Fun Fest Featuring Aniba H...

Aug 16, 2013No Comments

Get familiar. If you’ve never experienced Aniba Hotep & the Sol Collective (above), don’t miss your chance to do so this Saturday during the Southeast

Fred Nelson: Saluting A Magical Musical Ves...

Jul 29, 2013No Comments

Fred Nelson III believes without a doubt that he is merely a blessed channel for God to express Himself and uplift man through music.  If

Ashley Everett: Dance.Grind.Glam.

Jul 22, 2013No Comments

Fade up from black. Camera opens focusing on three ladies, sassy in posture and dressed in form-fitting black leotards,  in front of a simple backdrop.

Don't Kill My Chance

Jul 18, 2013No Comments

Dreams, Visions and Nightmares seem to run rapidly through the minds of young children today. They are taught reaction instead of action. We must now

Candice Jordan Wins American Idol

Jul 03, 2013No Comments

A persistent, talented, won’t take no for an answer 23-year old R&B singer from St. Helena Island, S.C ., won “American Idol” on last Thursday,

Boney James – The Beat Goes On

Jun 19, 2013No Comments

I recently spoke with three-time Grammy Award nominee Boney James (born James Oppenheim) as he embarks on his third decade in the world of R&B

Film and Music Video Directors: Coodie &...

May 13, 2013No Comments

Conformity: An action in which one redesigns their original perspective to settle for the acceptance and acknowledgement of mainstream consumerism. An action in which creative

Film and Music Video Directors: Coodie ...

May 13, 2013No Comments

Conformity: An action in which one redesigns their original perspective to settle for the acceptance and acknowledgement of mainstream consumerism. An action in which creative

10 Black Child Geniuses You Should Know! Pt...

May 09, 2013No Comments

If you only watched the evening news or depended on pop culture to paint a picture of young blacks, you would probably think that the

10 Black Child Geniuses You Should Know! Pt...

May 09, 2013No Comments

If you only watched the evening news or depended on pop culture to paint a picture of young blacks, you would probably think that the

SMOKEY JOE IS A GREAT RETRO SHOW ON ROCK A...

May 03, 2013No Comments

SMOKEY JOE’s CAFÉ is playing at the Royal George Cabaret, 1641 North Halsted. The show was just extended to June 30 by popular demand. It

It’s STILL Better In The Bahamas!

Mar 28, 2013No Comments

By Farrah Turenne As the Bahamas approaches the 40th anniversary of its independence, a massive campaign is underway to celebrate the historic event and make

Dr. Calvin Peters: American Idol's Sin...

Mar 11, 20134 Comments

Next to the stethoscope around his neck, Dr. Calvin Peters keeps a song in his heart. He likes to sing whether there’s an audience or