Fred Willis

“We’re the Campbells” Takes On Colorism

Erica discovers that her eldest child Krista struggles with self-esteem because of her dark skin tone.  Erica introduces Krista to Kheris, a social media star who has her own fashion line dedicated to embracing her dark hued complexion. After Erica shares Krista’s concerns with Warryn, he reveals a secret he’s kept from Joi that certain record executives …

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YOLANDA ADAMS, GUSTAVO DUDAMEL, MEMBERS OF THE METERS, AND ANNE AKIKO MEYERS ADDED TO THE LINEUP FOR “GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS®” TELEVISION SPECIAL AS PART OF PBS’ “GREAT PERFORMANCES”

AWARDS SHOW AND TRIBUTE CONCERT CELEBRATES RECORDING ACADEMY™ 2018 SPECIAL MERIT AWARDS RECIPIENTS  The Recording Academy™ has expanded its lineup for the “GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends®,” an awards ceremony and live tribute concert celebrating the 2018 Special Merit Awards honorees on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Added to the lineup …

YOLANDA ADAMS, GUSTAVO DUDAMEL, MEMBERS OF THE METERS, AND ANNE AKIKO MEYERS ADDED TO THE LINEUP FOR “GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS®” TELEVISION SPECIAL AS PART OF PBS’ “GREAT PERFORMANCES”Read More »

Killeen Texas adds the newest Nielsen BDS monitored radio station in gospel music, KRGN- The Rock

KRGN-LPFM an Award Nominated FM Radio Station is proud to announce it is now a Nielsen BDS  (Broadcast Data System) Gospel Monitored Radio Station. KRGN-LPFM is dedicated to serving Killeen, Texas and the surrounding areas 24 hours a day, seven days a week playing the best in Urban Gospel and Inspirational music and programming. Listen …

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Go “Running” with Lexi In Her Virtual 5K Challenge, Today

Lexi Allen is a woman of passion, among those are music and hilarity but she’s also a work-out enthusiast and is launching her VIRTUAL 5K Challenge  in honor of National Running Day. Today, Lexi’s friends, fans and running/health enthusiasts are joining her in a virtual 5K run. Not sure how to complete a virtual 5K? All you …

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11-Year Old Black Kid Trading on Stock Market Nominated For Black Enterprise Award

MEET THE 11-YEAR OLD DAY TRADER NOMINATED FOR BLACK ENTERPRISE TEENPRENEUR OF THE YEAR A powerhouse in a pint-size package delivers THE TRUTH about trading stocks Barely standing 5 feet tall, 11-year old day trader, Christon “The Truth” Jones is on a mission to help 1,000 people become successful. And he does it one stock …

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Black Narrative Artist Shines in Senegal and South Carolina

ANGELA FRANKLIN-FAYE SHINES AT THE BIENNALE OF CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART — DAK’ ART AND DIALOGUE IN BLACK AND WHITE EXHIBIT IN CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA The narrative works of artist Angela Franklin-Faye are on view in the 13th edition of the Biennale of Contemporary African Art – DAK’ ART in Dakar, Senegal from May 3 to …

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Musical Stageplay to Bring Hattie McDaniel Back to Life in San Francisco Performance

MUSICAL STAGEPLAY TO BRING 1930’S ACTRESS HATTIE MCDANIEL BACK TO LIFE IN AN AWARD-WINNING PERFORMANCE IN SAN FRANCISCO Hattie McDaniel was the first African American actor to win an Oscar for her performance in “Gone With the Wind” in 1940. A one-woman musical stageplay in her legacy, “Hattie McDaniel… What I Need You to Know!” …

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Make Plans to Attend the 2018 NCGAG (North Carolina Gospel Announcer’s Guild) Convention

Join Bishop Arvetra Jones and the NCGAG for this year’s convention. Last year’s convention was the talk of the industry and this year’s plans are shaping up to eclipse last year’s excitement! Bishop Jones and his staff invite gospel artists, music industry members and announcers to come be a part of this year’s convention. Registration …

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Jekalyn Carr’s “YOU WILL WIN” Spends 25 Consecutive Weeks in the Top 5 on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay Chart

GRAMMY-nominated powerhouse singer Jekalyn Carr’s current radio single “You Will Win” celebrates 25 consecutive weeks in the Top 5 on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay chart this week. The single debuted in the Top 5 on December 6, 2017 and landed at #1 on February 3, 2018 spending six weeks in that position. “You Will Win” is Carr’s second consecutive #1 single (“You’re …

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Tedashii & Jordan Feliz Collaborate On New Single “Gotta Live”

Lauded CHH heavyweight,Tedashii, and celebrated Pop CCM artist, Jordan Feliz, join forces for their latest single, “Gotta Live.” Available today (May 23) for purchase and streaming across all DSPs via Reach Records, “Gotta Live” is also set to impact CHR Radio on June 8. “Life is a gift from God that most never fully open. So I write this song,” Tedashii explains, “to …

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