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TV ONE PREMIERES SEASON 10 OF UNSUNG, FEATURING SWV ON WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4 AT 8 P.M. ET

TV One’s longest-running and award-winning series Unsung kicks off the New Year with an explosive Season 10 premiere episode honoring the sultry, female R&B group Sisters With Voices (SWV). Group members Cheryl “Coko” Clemons, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons and Tamara “Taj” George experienced a rapid rise to stardom which led to a Grammy nomination and several …

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Tedashii Releases New Music Video For “I’m Good” From His Latest EP This Time Around

“I’m Good” Climbs Christian Hot AC/CHR Radio Chart Thoughtful lyricist and hip hop recording artist, Tedashii, returns today with the release of a new music video for “I’m Good,” a song found on his latest 7-track EP This Time Around.  “I’m Good” is enjoying early success at radio, currently No. 21 and climbing on the Christian …

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Hip Hop Artist Andy Mineo Caters To Deaf Community With Innovative Music Video ‘Hear My Heart’, A Personal Tribute To His Deaf Sister Grace

Releases Video During International Week of the Deaf 2016 To Raise Awareness for #IWD2016 Hip Hop artist and lyrical powerhouse, Andy Mineo, releases the highly anticipated music video for “Hear My Heart,” the second single off his newest album Uncomfortable which debuted on the Billboard album charts as the #1 Independent, #3 Hip Hop and …

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Two-time GRAMMY winning rap artist Lecrae receives RIAA gold certification for his breakthrough album ‘Anomaly’

More good news for Lecrae Grammy-award winning rap artist Lecrae celebrates the RIAA Gold Certification of his breakthrough album Anomaly. Released with Reach Records on September 9, 2014, Anomaly debuted at #1 on the coveted Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart, receiving universal acclaim and making Lecrae a force in rap music. The Atlanta-based artist, community leader, …

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Guitar Legend And Singer Robert Randolph Signs To Sony Music Masterworks

NEW ALBUM COMING EARLY 2017 Sony Music Masterworks signs Robert Randolph & The Family Band, led by pedal steel guitar legend, Robert Randolph. One of the biggest funk, rock and soul bands of the past decade will return with a powerful new record in early 2017. The album will feature guest artists Darius Rucker, Anthony …

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Black Eyed Peas Reunite for “#WHERESTHELOVE” Launching Appeal to Stop Shootings and Violence

Update of 2003 #1 Hit Song Drives Campaign to Assist Victims, Families and Fund Education “#WHERESTHELOVE” Music Video Premieres Worldwide Exclusively on Apple Music; Song Available for Download on iTunes with Proceeds From Purchase of the Song in the US Going to i.am.angel Foundation Communities in Crisis: i.am.angel Foundation and Esri Team to Analyze Violence …

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New Crossover Pop Entertainer Hits The Music Scene

Single to be released September 13, 2016 Emerging from Riverside, California’s posh community of Alessandro Heights, talent, booking and modeling agencies……be on the lookout for Kay Dee who is an entertainer, an ambitious model, an accomplished pianist and an aspiring actress who stands 5’7″ and commands attention when she steps on the scene.  Her radiant beauty …

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Jennifer Hudson Signs With Epic Records And Begins Work On New Album, Marking The First-Ever Executive Producer Collaboration Of LA Reid & Clive Davis

ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE MOVE COMES ON THE HEELS OF HER SHOWSTOPPING TRIBUTE PERFORMANCE OF PRINCE’S “PURPLE RAIN” AT THE BET AWARDS Jennifer Hudson has been signed to an exclusive contract with Epic Records, it was announced today by Epic Chairman and CEO LA Reid, following up Ms. Hudson’s historic showstopping tribute performance of Prince’s “Purple …

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Andra Day premieres stunning music video for ‘The Only Way Out’ from Ben-Hur movie soundtrack

Neo-soul sensation Andra Day has been on a whirlwind of success in 2016. Her debut project, Cheers to the Fall and her single, “Rise Up”, were nominated for two 2016 GRAMMY Awards (where she performed and shared a duet with Ellie Goulding); she also performed at last week’s Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia; and last year she sang at the White …

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He’s back!! Catch Tye Tribbet in part 2 of “Bloody Win” featuring a GA Reunion this weekend in Philly

Let me try to re-do this…last night as I edited my story, the whole thing got erased. I must’ve been too excited. Maybe my computer froze in excitement and erased the work itself! Either way, Tye Tribbett and this G.A. (Greater Anointing)  reunion is too dope to let slip through the cracks!!! Yo, do you …

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