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Posted on July 23rd, 2019
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Marquin Stanley
The time has come for the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards as this year’s nominations have been announced. Featuring two brand new categories, “Video for Good” and “Best K-Pop,” the show continues to expand its representation of the music industry. Pop stars Ariana...
Posted on July 16th, 2019
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Marquin Stanley
This summer, "State of the Culture" is set to head out on tour as a series of REVOLT summits will begin in New York City on July 24 according to Billboard. On tour, attendees will watch Joe Budden, Remy Ma, Jinx, and special guest contributor A$AP Ferg live in action. The...
Posted on July 5th, 2019
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Marquin Stanley
UPDATE: We reached out to Tiny Jag and were able to conduct a Q&A, which we have included in this article. Keep reading for more! Detroit rapper Tiny Jag pulled out of AfroFuture Festival after making the discovery that white patrons were being charged double the...
Posted on May 17th, 2019
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Marquin Stanley
Summer 2019 is racing our way, which means that the annual BET Awards will grace our screens soon. Just in time, the nominations for the award show have been revealed showing an exciting roster for our favorite categories. Leading the way is female Hip-Hop artist Cardi...
Posted on April 16th, 2019
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Marquin Stanley
Women in entertainment continue to dominate the music industry as the recent success of female visionaries has lead to Live Nation Urban’s launch of “Femme It Forward,” which was announced by the company as a new multi-platform series. The series will highlight the...
Posted on April 8th, 2019
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Staff Editor
By Kenny B. of LiteShot Media The day begins with a slight overcast with the sun trying to peek through the clouds at the first ever Dreamville Festival. Arriving to the park you feel a sense of excitement with 40,000 people from all over the world coming into...
Posted on March 29th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Khalid announces via Twitter his world tour in promotion of his 2017 album Free Spirit. “MY FIRST ARENA TOUR! 3 years ago, I did my first show in a coffee shop,” he tweets. “Life is such a blessing, I love u guys, thank you so much.” Along with this exciting...
Posted on March 26th, 2019
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Marquin Stanley
Rising artist Lizzo is taking 2019 by storm! Lizzo is set to perform at the 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards. Taking place in Los Angeles on March 28th, Lizzo joins many popular presenters such as Meghan Trainor, Hayley Kiyoko, and Gwyneth Paltrow. Lizzo’s GLAAD...
Posted on March 8th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
Action Bronsonannounces additional dates for the "White Bronco Tour." Heading out to markets he missed during the original leg of the tour, Bronson will head Northeast, making stops in Montreal, Ottawa, Portland, Buffalo, and Clifton Park. Showcasing tracks...
Posted on February 24th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
UPDATED 2/24/19 11:36 p.m.: For the first time The Oscar awards ceremony have presented awards for best costuming and best production to African American nominees. Ruth Carter took home the Oscar for best costuming for her work on "Black Panther," and Hannah Beachler...
Posted on February 12th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
J.I.D's Catch Me If You Can Tour is far from over. While currently working with No I.D on another upcoming album, and hitting the road for the Catch Me If You Can dates, he decides to add on some more tour stops. This time around, the Dreamville rapper will be bringing...
Posted on February 11th, 2019
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RK Jackson
The Star Studded Event Featured Diplo, Kodak Black, G-Eazy, Nicole Scherzinger, London on da Track, The Clermont Twins, and more. Multi-platinum producer, Murda Beatz, celebrated his 25th birthday and at Ysabel in Los Angeles. Murda arrived at the event in style with a...
Posted on February 7th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
The Recording Academy announced that Motown Records will celebrate its 60th anniversary with a Grammy performance on February 12. Motown 60: A Grammy Celebration" will include performances from Motown’s very own Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross, alongside wil soul/R&B...
Posted on February 4th, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
After performing at the Super Bowl, it was announced that Big Boi will be hitting another stage this year. Shortly after his performance in last night’s Halftime Show, the rapper announced a 2019 tour with members of the Dungeon Family. Big Boi, Goodie Mob (Cee-Lo,...
Posted on February 1st, 2019
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Derêka K. Bennett
On Thursday night (Jan. 31), the city of Atlanta received a tribute at the EA Sports Bowl at State Farm Arena. There, ATL natives like Migos, Lil Yachty, Lil Baby, 21 Savage, Lil Jon, Ciara, T.I., Jeezy and Ludacris reminded fans that ATL is the center of hip-hop as they...