Category Archives: Urban Music

More Stars, Celebs Added to Essence Festival Daytime Line-Up

More Stars, Celebs Added to Essence Festival Daytime Line-Up

*Time Inc.’s (NYSE:TIME) ESSENCE Festival® presented by Coca-Cola® announces additions to its incredible daytime line-up of the nation’s leading speakers, influencers and artists at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on June 30-July 2, 2017 in New Orleans, LA.  Essence Festival Attendees will be inspired and empowered to affect change in their communities while experiencing […]

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HAL to Present Heroes and Legends Icon Award to Bill Withers

HAL to Present Heroes and Legends Icon Award to Bill Withers

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*Grammy winning recording artist Bill Withers will be honored with a HAL Icon Award at the 28th Annual Tribute to Heroes And Legends, September 24, 2017. The exclusive, black tie event honors achievement in television, film and music, and raises funds for performing arts scholarships. The annual event will return to the Beverly Hills Hotel. Withers […]

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Hip Hop Hall of Fame Museum Picks Site in Harlem for $150M Headquarters Building

Hip Hop Hall of Fame Museum Picks Site in Harlem for 0M Headquarters Building

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*NEW YORK  — Hip Hop Television Channel is proud to announce that the Official Hip Hop Hall of Fame + Museum to the World has won its bid to acquire a major Harlem building and development site in this historical Arts and Cultural corridor of the World in New York City. Cleveland is home to the Rock […]

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Too $hort Featured on HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’ Show Soundtrack

Too $hort Featured on HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’ Show Soundtrack

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*Legendary Oakland rapper Too $hort collaborates with up and coming group, Meter Mobb, a trio consisting of Vincent “VT” Tolan, Victor Sagastume, and Lucas Andres Gorham to release the single “You Came To Party,” that was featured on a recent (05-28-19) episode of the hit HBO show Silicon Valley. Too $hort serves his classic flow over […]

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Goapele Releases Picturesque Video for ‘Dreamseeker’ (WATCH)

Goapele Releases Picturesque Video for ‘Dreamseeker’ (WATCH)

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*In a seemingly endless field of vibrant yellow wildflowers, Goapele delivers euphoric vocals over exceptionally smooth production in her breathtaking video for “Dreamseeker.” Premiering exclusively with Rap-Up, the singer’s new video follows the sun-kissed singer basking in California’s Carrizo Plain National Monument, embracing life around her. The title track, produced by Mike Tiger, serves as an […]

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Travis Greene Releases New Album Lead Single ‘You Waited’ (WATCH)

Travis Greene Releases New Album Lead Single ‘You Waited’ (WATCH)

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*Chart-topper Travis Greene releases his new single “You Waited” – via live performance and interactive social experience. The acclaimed recording artist – who jump-started the year with worldwide buzz and career accolades including 2 GRAMMY® nominations, and winning a leading 7 awards at the 2017 Stellar Awards – now marks “You Waited” as the lead […]

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Rodney Jerkins Signs Detroit-Based Sibling Ensemble Shelby 5 to Lifestyle Music Group

Rodney Jerkins Signs Detroit-Based Sibling Ensemble Shelby 5 to Lifestyle Music Group

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*Multiple-award winning hit maker Rodney Jerkins has announced the newest addition to his Lifestyle Music Group artist roster: dynamic sibling ensemble, Shelby 5. Hailing from Detroit, Michigan, Shelby 5 has wowed audiences throughout the U.S. and abroad with the unique flavor that they bring to Gospel music. The group has toured with Donnie McClurkin, performed […]

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Bishop Clara Brown-Draughn Testifies in Debut Single, ‘I Am Healed’

Bishop Clara Brown-Draughn Testifies in Debut Single, ‘I Am Healed’

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*Bishop Clara Brown-Draughn is a walking miracle. Defying multiple doctors’ diagnoses, she has been hit with more health challenges than the average human being. But the singer, songwriter and pastor’s faith in God has never waned. A gifted vocalist, she has sung with Gospel greats such as Rance Allen and Shirley Caesar. The leader of […]

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Racism and White Supremacy Discussed: Author K. Gerald Torrence Takes ‘America’s Origional Sin’ to Dayton

Racism and White Supremacy Discussed: Author K. Gerald Torrence Takes ‘America’s Origional Sin’ to Dayton

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*There is a very strong argument that can be made that most of what is taught in schools or in the mainstream media is so polluted by political (and other) agendas that the amount that’s honest and worthwhile is shockingly small. The good news is a true counter-culture has developed in an effort to try […]

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National Museum of African American Music to Host 2017 My Music Matters: A Celebration of Legends Luncheon

National Museum of African American Music to Host 2017 My Music Matters: A Celebration of Legends Luncheon

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*The National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) will kick off Black Music Month in June with its fourth annual My Music Matters: A Celebration of Legends Luncheon on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at City Winery in Nashville, TN. This year, the event will honor living legend Patti LaBelle, multi-GRAMMY ® Award winning gospel music […]

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