Fela! on Broadway Making Noise as the Tour Heads to Philadelphia

I’ve got to keep it funky. I only came across the wondrous Fela Kuti only moments ago, but because I’ve yet to tear myself away from his music, story, message and living legacy, the journalist in me feels compelled to share. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4AA6EuZe-k&feature=player_embedded#!]

  Always enlisted to garner the exclusive, Oprah Winfrey has secured the “mother of all interviews” with the late Whitney Houston’s daughter, sister-in-law and brother – the first interview from the family since Houston’s death on Feb. 11. With the obvious topics and reflections of Whitney’s life being the crux of this conversation, they also
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SheGotPress.com was created as a direct response to the obvious lack of exposure and press for up-and-coming, independent or underground artists, businesses, brands, etc. Our main focus is to shine the appropriate light on artist who have been consistent with their work ethic and have made a “name” for themselves despite the slight from not
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(AllHipHop News) Red Bull recently announced that some Texas’ finest will take part in Red Bull’s Skooled Tour, a music mentorship program geared towards teaching young artists how to succeed in the music business. Bun B, Mannie Fresh, Paul Wall, Cold Chris, Michael 5000 Watts, Chingo Bling, and Hip-Hop PR guru Nancy Byron have been
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Please excuse my inner Duval County that erupted as I was titling this post. While awaiting trial for charges in the 2009 murder of Terry Boyd,  Terrance Hatch a.k.a. Lil’ Boosie was sentenced to eight years in prison for attempting and conspiring to smuggle codeine, affectionately known as “drank”, marijuana and ecstasy into both Louisiana
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Unless you have been hiding with your snuggie somewhere snugly under a rock, you’ll should be pretty familiar with the homie Wiz Khalifa and all things Taylor Gang related. If not, click HERE and become familiar. You’ll have to catch up with the rest of us a little later. But for the TGOD x JETS
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ATLANTA, GA – Now in it’s 6th year, The Core DJ’s have rightfully become the premiere DJ coalition, acting as a union for the most influential DJ’s, members of the media, models, industry tastemakers and artists & boating over 500 members and counting! The Core DJ’s Retreat 13 will take place in Charlotte, NC during
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As talented and ass-tastic as I like to believe that I am, the foundation and birth place of my inner creativity was all hatched under the roofs of this man’s headquarters. I got my start at the renowned TJ’s DJ’s Inc., which is home to the TJ’s DJ’s Quarterly DJ/Music Conference and the Annual Ozone
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via InsideSpelman.com “The better memories of my life rose when I came to Spelman,” says actress Jasmine Guy who returns to the Baldwin Burroughs Theatre stage to direct the Spelman College department of drama and dance’s production of “The Bluest Eye” April 1-4. Thirty-five years earlier Ms. Guy, best known for her role as Whitley
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One time for all my Rattlers c/o 2003-2008! SMH that I couldn’t have come up on this lick when I was on the hill…but I digress. This is good news, though. Peep. via Tallahassee.com WASHINGTON — Florida A&M University and other historically black colleges in the state will get an additional $61 million over the
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