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Speakerfoxxx and Bosco to Perform at ELEVATE: Summer

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Speakerfoxxx and Bosco to Perform at ELEVATE: Summer

The Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs announced this week the launch of ELEVATE: Summer, a one-day event featuring artists, public art installations and local performances on Friday, July 22 from 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. The event will be held at Broad Street, Southwest, between Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Mitchell Street. ELEVATE: Summer […]

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Photo Alert: Media Dinner with the Cast of Wetv’s Cutting It In The ATL

| July 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
Photo Alert: Media Dinner with the Cast of Wetv’s Cutting It In The ATL

Key Atlanta media gathered at Del Frisco’s Grille to dine with the cast of WE tv’s “Cutting It: In the ATL” and preview the new season of the hit series. Guests were met with cocktails and delicious appetizers on the patio bar. Afterwards, a three-course dinner was served, as WE tv head of programming Lauren Gellert introduced […]

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Broke N*ggas Frontin’ Podcast Breaks Down Alton Sterling and Philando Castile Cases

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
Broke N*ggas Frontin’ Podcast Breaks Down Alton Sterling and Philando Castile Cases

After kicking it with Millyz last week, Broke Niggas Frontin’ returns with episode 13 of their podcast where they sit down with Mr. Fritz and DJ Papadon to talk about whether or not successful people should get married, how much money can influence a relationship, whether or not they’d give back an engagement ring, and […]

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Total Newcomer Yung Juko Nabs #2 Spot For Single Sales

| July 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Total Newcomer Yung Juko Nabs #2 Spot For Single Sales

Lafayette, LA singer and newcomer to the game, Yung Juko, nabbed the #2 slot on Billboard’s Hot Singles Sales chart this week, shooting up 13 spots from #15 for his mesmerizing song, “Trust Nobody.” Add to that the video, which was released in April currently sits at over 640K plays and is growing at a rate […]

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[PICS] Matt Barnes, Christina Milian, Quincy Brown and More Come Out To Support the E-MOTION ART SHOW FEATURING CASSY ATHENA, ART MOBB AND CALIFAWNIA

[PICS] Matt Barnes, Christina Milian, Quincy Brown and More Come Out To Support the E-MOTION ART SHOW FEATURING CASSY ATHENA, ART MOBB AND CALIFAWNIA

Artist, Athletes,  fashion designers, entertainment & Technology industry elite and more gathered under one roof for the first ever “E-Motion Art Show” inside Agora 517 in Downtown Los Angeles. The exclusive creative experience, presented by Greenberg Glusker and produced by Echoing Soundz, featured amazing never before seen pieces of some of the greatest professional athletes to step […]

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[PICS] #ICYMI Elise Neal & Friends Celebrate Brand Ambassadorship With New Hair Brand “Diamond Dynasty”

[PICS] #ICYMI Elise Neal & Friends Celebrate Brand Ambassadorship With New Hair Brand “Diamond Dynasty”

Elise Neal is an American film and television actress. She best known for her role as Yvonne Hughley in the sitcom, “The Hughley’s,” and  Hallie in the horror film “Scream 2.” Currently you can catch up with Elise on TV One’s, “Hollywood Diva’s.” In Early July, Elise hosted a private daytime celebration for her new hair brand Diamond […]

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Essence Backstage Access: Mariah Carey, Da Brat and Jermaine Dupri Live Performance

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Essence Backstage Access: Mariah Carey, Da Brat and Jermaine Dupri Live Performance

If you were not at our exclusive mansion party in Atlanta this past weekend hosted by Dennis Byron then chances are you were at Essence festival enjoying a reunion performance with platinum selling rap artist Da Brat, super producer Jermaine Dupri and legendary songstress Mariah Carey. Essence was held this year in New Orleans Convention […]

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The BET Humanatarian Goes to Jesse Williams (Full Speech Transcript) #BlackLivesMatter

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
The BET Humanatarian Goes to Jesse Williams (Full Speech Transcript) #BlackLivesMatter

Thank you Debra, thank you BET. Thank you Nate Parker and Debbie Allen for participating in that. Before we get into it, I just want to say, you know, I brought my parents out. I just want to thank them for being here, for teaching me to focus on comprehension over career—they made sure I […]

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Behind the Lens: Exclusive Footage of Ne-Yo’s and Crystal Renay’s Wedding (MUST SEE)

| June 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
Behind the Lens: Exclusive Footage of Ne-Yo’s and Crystal Renay’s Wedding (MUST SEE)

Ne-Yo and Crystal first gave a glimpse of their love story during BET’s docu-series “About The Business” and today will give viewers unbarred access to their special day from every angle. Watch as Ne-Yo and his bride celebrate love and the culmination of this special union. Source: Bet

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Special: Best of The Best Music Festival Memorial Day Weekend in Miami, Florida

| May 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Special: Best of The Best Music Festival Memorial Day Weekend in Miami, Florida

Some of the biggest names on the Caribbean music planet will converge in Miami for the 10th anniversary staging of Best Of The Best Music Fest, happening Memorial Weekend Sunday, May 29th at Bayfront Park, right in the middle of downtown! Beres Hammond, Coco Tea, Tarrus Riley, Half Pint, Cham, Mr. Vegas, Denise Belfon, Nesbeth, […]

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Rosa Acosta Officially Comes Out the Closet on New Show ‘Rock Rants’

Rosa Acosta Officially Comes Out the Closet on New Show ‘Rock Rants’

Fitness guru and owner of fashion boutique “Cossamia,” Rosa Acosta reveals a shocking admission on TMZ’s new YouTube series Rock Rants. The Dominican beauty admits she prefers women over men! “Rosa is amazing and she gave me all the inside tea about her relationship with Nikki Baby and how vagina is winning over penis,” says […]

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Blac Chyna Takes Over Hollywood with “CHYMoji” Launch Party

Blac Chyna Takes Over Hollywood with “CHYMoji” Launch Party

Social media celebrity and Pop Culture favorite Blac Chyna brings her influence and impact to the technology industry with the launch of her new “CHYMOJI” collection, created by emerging tech brand Glamroks, that debuted as the #1 most downloaded app in the Apple App Store. The social media darling celebrated the release of her incredible […]

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Game Changer! Hillary Clinton Expected to Tap First Lady Michelle Obama as her VP

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
Game Changer! Hillary Clinton Expected to Tap First Lady Michelle Obama as her VP

In a move that will almost guarantee a presidential win for Hillary Clinton, inside sources have told us that Clinton will announce in the days to come that Michelle Obama will be joining her campaign as her pick for vice-president of the United States. This would be an historic move on many levels, one being […]

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Coming to America

| April 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Coming to America

Its not everyday HHE gets a sit down with Royalty, but when we did, it was only natural of us to ask music related questions. While in Atlanta to host an African Art Gala Fundraiser event for her charity Empower54, Princess Modupe Ozolua of the Benin Kingdom, Nigeria shares with HHE her music track list, […]

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Video Alert: Mariah Carey Breaks Down on While Doing #Prince Tribute

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
Video Alert: Mariah Carey Breaks Down on While Doing #Prince Tribute

Many are still in shock at the sudden death of musical Icon Prince and it doesn’t matter how much of a season musical veteran one is as in Mariah Carey’s case, Prince’s death has effected so many in different ways. While in Paris for a scheduled performance Mariah learned of the passing of her friend […]

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[Video] Demetria McKinney and Keri Hilson Sing ‘Happy Birthday’ at ATL Live on the Park

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
[Video] Demetria McKinney and Keri Hilson Sing ‘Happy Birthday’ at ATL Live on the Park

R&B songbirds, Demetria McKinney and Keri Hilson sing happy birthday to a group of women celebrating their birthday at ATL Live on the Park Season 7 opening night. Can we say they killed it! Check out the footage below!  

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PICS: Keri Hilson, Ed Lover, Demetria McKinney, Robert Christopher Riley and more attend ATL Live on the Park Season 7

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
PICS: Keri Hilson, Ed Lover, Demetria McKinney, Robert Christopher Riley and more attend ATL Live on the Park Season 7

Shanti Das and Marlon Nichols introduced the seventh season of  ATL Live on the Park to a sold out show on Tuesday night in Atlanta, GA. The dynamic duo proved once again why ATL Live on the Park is Atlanta’s top bill for live music performances. Season openers included performances by Quinn and Jukebox, Crystal […]

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ATL Live on the Park Returns April 12, 2016 with Ed Lover as Opening Night Host

| April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
ATL Live on the Park Returns April 12, 2016 with Ed Lover as Opening Night Host

In what has become Atlanta’s leading live music series, Shanti Das and Marlon Nichols are excited to announce the 7th season of ATL Live on Park scheduled to kick-off Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at the beautiful Park Tavern. Each year, the live music series continues to grow with bigger partnerships and performances and continually attract […]

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Puff Puff Pass? Protestors Ask President Obama to Declassify Marijuana Law

| April 2, 2016 | 1 Comment
Puff Puff Pass? Protestors Ask President Obama to Declassify Marijuana Law

Pot smokers across the nation converged outside the White House to ask President Obama to remove marijuana from the list of Schedule 1 Controlled substances, which has such other drugs as heroin, PCP, and meth. If you were anywhere in the area during the protest, you were sure to catch a contact from the strong […]

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Shocking! On-Duty Black Postal Worker Falsely Arrested by N.Y.P.D.

| March 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Shocking! On-Duty Black Postal Worker Falsely Arrested by N.Y.P.D.

Five white New York City cops falsely arrested an on-duty federal postal worker while he was delivering the mail simply because he shouted at their unmarked moving vehicle because he was almost struck by it. 5 cops falsely arrested Glenn Grays, who is employed as a mail carrier for the United States Postal Service after […]

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Tunecore Celebrates Expansion into the Atlanta Market

| March 15, 2016 | 1 Comment
Tunecore Celebrates Expansion into the Atlanta Market

Tunecore celebrated their expansion into the Atlanta market with a successful private welcome reception and ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by Councilman Kwanza Hall and Tunecore executives Phillana Williams, Scott Ackerman and Joe Cuello. The private reception and ribbon cutting ceremony included DJ sets by Mikkoh, Xavier BLK and Atlanta’s own Bryan-Michael Cox. Guests were treated […]

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Amber Rose Shows Up Looking Extremely Sexy For The Launch Of Her New 3D Avatar Through Zoobe

| March 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
Amber Rose Shows Up Looking Extremely Sexy For The Launch Of Her New 3D Avatar Through Zoobe

Amber Rose continues to thrive as a successful entrepreneur and well-respected businesswoman with the official launch of her innovative new 3D character created by Zoobe, a leading character voice-messaging app. The pop culture icon celebrated her takeover of the tech market with a star-studded Unveiling event atSXSW in Austin, Texas. Special guests in attendance included Spectacular Smith (Pretty Ricky), actress Tashiana Washington, rapper Quarter […]

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New Music Alert: DMX “Moe Wings” Feat. Big Moeses & Joe Young

| March 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Music Alert: DMX “Moe Wings”  Feat. Big Moeses & Joe Young

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Former NYC Prosecutor Speaks Out on Law Enforcement Using Social Media to Build Conspiracy Cases #FacebookIsNotApple

| February 24, 2016 | 1 Comment
Former NYC Prosecutor Speaks Out on Law Enforcement Using Social Media to Build Conspiracy Cases #FacebookIsNotApple

A former New York City prosecutor is speaking out on the increasing use of Facebook pages by law enforcement to build conspiracy cases. Prominent criminal defense attorney Ikiesha Al-Shabazz Whittaker is a defense attorney, former Manhattan narcotics crimes prosecutor, and activist who gives legal advice (namely on how to interact with police) in the form […]

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Style Influencers Group Launches the Second Annual “We Are Black History Campaign” #WeAreBlackHistory

| February 17, 2016 | 1 Comment
Style Influencers Group Launches the Second Annual  “We Are Black History Campaign”  #WeAreBlackHistory

Style Influencers Group LLC, a collective for multicultural digital influencers founded by Jessica C. Andrews (Glamazons Blog), Christina Brown (Love Brown Sugar), and Lexi Felder (Lexi With The Curls) celebrates positive and uplifting icons in the black community with the second annual “We Are Black History” campaign, presented by African Pride. This campaign aims to […]

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Nicki Minaj Cries Inside Court As Judge Sentences Meek Mill to House Arrest

| February 5, 2016 | 1 Comment
Nicki Minaj Cries Inside Court As Judge Sentences Meek Mill to House Arrest

According to sources who was inside a Philadelphia courtroom where Robert Williams professionally known as Meek Mill pleaded with a judge not to send him back to prison for violating the terms of his parole. The courtroom was packed with Williams’s family, friends and girlfriend Nicki Minaj. Williams violated the terms of his probation when […]

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Not Guilty! Defense Attorney Wins Murder Acquittal For Black Man Who Was Coerced in Giving Confession to Police (Trial Coverage)

| February 1, 2016 | 7 Comments
Not Guilty! Defense Attorney Wins Murder Acquittal For Black Man Who Was Coerced in Giving Confession to Police (Trial Coverage)

Investigative Reporting by Dennis Byron Former New York City prosecutor turned defense attorney Ikiesha Al-Shabazz has proven time and time again that she possesses that winning touch for victories no matter what side of the table she sits on.  Ms. Al-Shabazz is famously known for representing some high-profile clients and has also been responsible for […]

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Mogul In The Making: Atlantic Records Promotes @IAmMarBrown to Senior VP of Urban Radio Division

| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Mogul In The Making: Atlantic Records Promotes @IAmMarBrown to Senior VP of Urban Radio Division

Atlantic Records recently promoted music industry veteran Mar Brown to Senior VP of Urban Radio Promotion, after just two years as the VP of Urban Radio Promotion. The respected industry executive has wasted no time in utilizing his expertise and creative know how to help lead the charge in making Atlantic one of the nation’s […]

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Ice Cube Says “Straight Outta Compton” Needed A Slave Character To Get The Nomination

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ice Cube Says “Straight Outta Compton” Needed A Slave Character To Get The Nomination

Actor and rap star Ice Cube knows a thing or two about picking characters for his movies and suggested that the reason Straight Out of Compton didn’t receive the Academy nomination was because it was lacking a slave character which sounds plausible seeing what actors have won in the past. Cube was a guest on […]

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Cops Arrest Rapper Who Passed Off His Mixtape for Drivers License Identification

| January 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
Cops Arrest Rapper Who Passed Off His Mixtape for Drivers License Identification

Unless you are Jay Z or rapper TI, we doubt if many cops will except your mixtape as proof of identification as this was the case with a Delray Beach Florida man according to a police report. The Sun Sentinel is reporting the following: After being pulled over on suspicion of reckless driving in front of […]

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