BET Digital Presents “Black America Votes: HBCU Students Interview Sen. Kamala Harris” Premieres Today on National Voter Registration Day Across BET.com, BET’s Facebook Pages Including BET, BET News and BET Her

Sen. Harris Discusses Education, Employment and Social Justice with HBCU Student Leaders from Spelman College, North Carolina A&T University, Hampton University, Tuskegee University and Howard University. Hosted by Emmy-nominated actor, producer, and media personality Terrence J Watch, post and share the exclusive BET Digital News Special via: https://www.bet.com/video/news/politics/2020/kamala-harris-interview-hbcu-students-2020-election-video.html BET Digital Presents “BLACK AMERICA VOTES: HBCU STUDENTS…

The Bounce Forward During a Pandemic: Stories of Pivoting Through Faith

As the world’s operations and life as known to everyone came to a screeching slowdown, over seven billion people got an unexpected courtside view to what seemed to mirror many previously created movies. Grappling with complex new norms that resulted from disrupted social, political, and economic systems, the virus’ wide-ranging and relentless impact quickly became…

WEIRDO WORKSHOP PRESENTS…RISING FEMALE R&B BAND THE SHINDELLAS SINGS LOUD AND CONFIDENT THAT “FEAR HAS NO PLACE”

PROMOTES FAITH, SELF LOVE, AND CONFIDENCE AMONG BLACK WOMEN (September 16, 2020) Whether it is the abolitionist movement, prohibition, civil rights, politics, education reform, Black women are legendary! From the mother of the Underground Railroad to today’s current Democratic Vice President candidate, Black women are known for their perseverance, dedication, and persistence. And to remind…

SINGER-SONGWRITER SEVYN STREETER WANTS YOU TO HIT HER UP WITH THE RELEASE OF THE NEW SINGLE & VIDEO “HMU”

AVAILABLE TODAY!  GEARING UP TO RELEASE SOPHOMORE ALBUM  (September 18, 2020) Multi-talented, singer/songwriter Sevyn Streeter releases new track “HMU” and accompanying visual to her fans today via TStreetz Corp/Groundwērk/eOne. “HMU” was written and produced by Sevyn and Smash David (Big Sean, Chris Brown), and channels the emotional transformation within an intimate situation when feeling young and free. The accompanying…

BJRNCK RELEASES A NEW MASTERPIECE OF SENSUAL ART WITH “WAITING ON YOU”

(September 18, 2020) Rising singer Bjrnck is here and clearly, she did not come to play. The Chicago-born singer released today her second single “Waiting On You” off her upcoming EP Love Language.  The Jnico-directed video showcases Bjrnck’s dynamic flair for sensuality, aesthetically pleasing and alluring backdrops, and sensual movements that help convey what she is feeling.  ”Waiting On You”…

BET, National Urban League and an Expanding List of Key Impact Partners Unite on National Black Voter Day, Friday, September 18 to Energize and Mobilize Black Voters

JOINING THIS IMPORTANT CAUSE IN EXCLUSIVE CALL-TO-ACTION VOTING PSAs THAT WILL KICK-OFF NETWORK’S NEXT PHASE OF ITS #RECLAIMYOURVOTE CAMPAIGN INCLUDE BLAKE GRIFFIN(BASKETBALL ALL-STAR), DESMOND MEADE (PRESIDENT, FRRC/VOTING RIGHTS ACTIVIST), DWANE CASEY (CHAMPION BASKETBALL COACH), ERICA CAMPBELL (RECORDING ARTIST), JAREN JACKSON JR. (PRO BASKETBALL PLAYER), JONICA T. GIBBS (ACTOR, TWENTIES), MARC H. MORIAL (PRESIDENT & CEO, NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE), MORGAN DEBAUN (FOUNDER & CEO, BLAVITY, INC.), MAJOR. (GRAMMY NOMINATED MUSICIAN), MIGNON VON (ACTOR, TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS), OFFSET (RAPPER), RAPSODY (RECORDING…

Entrepreneuring While Black: Equipping Entrepreneurs

As the adage goes, you get more mileage teaching one to fish rather than giving them a fish. The same goes for Black entrepreneurship: If we want to achieve lasting change, it’s critical to provide the necessary resources so talent can blossom. As a follow-up to my last post, Entrepreneuring While Black: Driving Awareness, increased…

AND THE WINNER IS…R&B AND THE CULTURE!!

BRANDY AND MONICA BREAK THE INTERNET WITH OVER 1.2 MILLION VIEWERS WITH THE LATEST INSTALLMENTOF VERZUZ TV IG LIVE FEATURES NEW SINGLE “BORDERLINE” & #1 HIT SINGLE “LOVE AGAIN” OFF HER NEW ALBUM b7, OUT NOW! (September 1, 2020) Last night, GRAMMY Award-winners Brandy and Monica celebrated R&B music and the culture on the biggest…

Entrepreneuring While Black: Driving Awareness

Introduction In the first post, Entrepreneuring While Black: Here’s Our Situation, I indicated that while entrepreneurial startup activity is on the rise, Black entrepreneurs still face barriers their white counterparts do not. To that end, I want to continue the series offering fact-based recommendations and guidance in the hopes of making gainful advances that have measurable…

NEW R&B SINGER-SONGWRITER BJRNCK BRINGS THE “REAL” WITH NEW SINGLE & VIDEO FEATURING RAPPER WS BOOGIE

(August 24, 2020) Rising LA-based singer-songwriter Bjrnck (byo͝or’nik) releases her new single and video for “Real” featuring Cali rapper WS Boogie today via ATS Records/HITCO. Written by Bjrnck and produced by her longtime producer Eesh, the single is seductive yet vulnerable. It uses Bjrnck’s captivating angelic tone along with WS Boogie’s melodic story-telling rhymes of…

Entrepreneuring While Black: Improving Access

Introduction Let’s improve access for Black Entrepreneurs by making resources readily available along with revisiting vehicles that have a direct impact on capital availability. As a follow-up to my initial post, Entrepreneuring While Black: Here’s Our Situation, improved access should allow for 1) better informed, equipped and prepared entrepreneurs; and 2) increased capital availability opportunities for individuals seeking…

Entrepreneuring While Black: Here’s Our Situation

Introduction While entrepreneurial startup activity is on the rise, Black entrepreneurs still face barriers their white counterparts don’t. Despite this, Black entrepreneurs make powerful contributions to the U.S. economy: According to the National Minority Supplier Development Council, minority businesses produce more than $400 billion in annual revenue and actively employ more than 2.2 million people,…

MULTI-PLATINUM, GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING SINGER/SONGWRITER BRANDY READIES RELEASE OF NEW FULL-LENGTH ALBUM, b7,FOR JULY 31, 2020

PREORDER/PRESAVE UP NOW “BABY MAMA” FT. CHANCE THE RAPPER #7ON ADULT R&B AIRPLAY CHART PREORDER / PRESAVE b7 (New York, NY-July 21, 2020) GRAMMY Award-winning singer/songwriter Brandy is set to release her highly-anticipated new studio album, b7, on July 31, 2020 via Brand Nu Entertainment/Entertainment One (“eOne”). The album is available for preorder/presave now at…

GLOBAL SUPERSTAR, SINGER, SONGWRITER, WELLNESS & SPIRITUALITY ADVOCATE INDIA.ARIE HOLDS TRUE TO HER MUSIC AND MINISTRY WITH THE RELEASE OF “ROLLERCOASTER”

RELEASES NEW LYRIC VIDEO (New York, NY – July 14, 2020) Global superstar, Singer-songwriter, Wellness, and Spirituality Advocate India.Arie releases a new lyric video, “Rollercoaster,” a supercharged response to the outrageous iniquities and chaos of the world. Over her 20-year career, India.Arie has released eight albums of social commentary and spiritual teachings starting with her…

BREAKOUT DANCEHALL STAR MOYANNDROPS NEW VISUALS FOR LATEST SINGLE “MAD OUT”

GEARS UP FOR RELEASE OF DEBUT PROJECT DUE OUT LATER THIS YEAR Check out single HERE Kingston, JA (Wednesday, July 15, 2020) – Breakout Dancehall starlet Moyann delivers new visuals for her latest single, “Mad Out.”  The anthemic riddim is every girl’s quarantine dream; your girls, the beach, flirty outfits and good vibes. “Mad Out” is an empowering…

GRAMMY-NOMINATED SINGER, SONGWRITER, AND PRODUCER STOKLEY RELEASES NEW UPBEAT SUMMER FEEL-GOOD SINGLE “VIBRANT” FEATURING SNOOP DOGG TO COMBAT THE STRESS OF SOCIAL DISTANCING AND SPARK HOPE

NEW SINGLE HEATING UP ON THE UAC CHARTS WITH AIRPLAY IN LOS ANGELES, DC, CHARLOTTE, AND MORE NEW ALBUM COMING SOON “Perfect feel-good summer song! A four-minute escape designed to help you forget about all of our collective troubles and show your “Vibrant” side!” – Al Payne (WHUR-FM) “It’s a cool upbeat vibe for the…

NEW MUSIC: BLUEFACE “FIRST MISSION”

Stream/buy “First Mission” here Platinum-selling rapper Blueface releases a new track “First Mission” today. LISTEN HERE Follow Blueface: INSTAGRAM TWITTER