Yara Shahidi, Tip “T.I.” Harris, Nick Cannon, Jussie Smollett, Caleb McLaughlin, Yvonne Orji and More Join the Free BET Fan Fest Friday, June 22 and Saturday, June 23 at the Los Angeles Convention Center

May 01, 2018 03:59 PM Eastern Daylight Time LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today BET NETWORKS and AEG announced the highly anticipated free BET Fan Fest lineup as part of the BET Experience at L.A. LIVE presented by Coca-Cola® June 21 – 24, 2018. The annual festival will include the return of Genius Talks, Acoustically Speaking, BETX Celebrity…

Southern Laced Takes Five With Creative Visual Artist Daphne Curry

Working IT support might be her day job, but being a Creative Director is her dream. Daphne Curry started dancing around the age of three in a variety of genres. Born and raised in Augusta, Georgia, she fell in love with the art, which has taken her places like Scotland and London. During an exclusive…

Fifth Annual All ATL Show ​to Feature 112 * Jagged Edge * Silk * FABO * Ying Yang Twins Wolf Creek Amphitheatre Atlanta, GA

ATLANTA, GA (March 12, 2018)  The annual All ATL Show, which usually sells out, will return to Wolf Creek Amphitheatre, in Atlanta, GA, on Saturday, July 7, 2018. Grammy-winning quartet, 112 and Grammy-nominated group, Jagged Edge will co-headline.  They will be joined by the highly celebrated, R&B quintet, Silk, Grammy-nominated duo, Ying Yang Twins, and FABO. Tickets go on sale tomorrow, March 13th at 10am EST!! Tickets start at $45…

Social Media Influencers Dazzle Offline at the BET Social Awards

Last night, BET Networks presented their first Social Awards. The event focused specifically on social media icons, from Instagram megastars to YouTube creators. Michael Blackson, a Ghanaian-born American actor and comedian, hosted the show, which included nominee categories such as Best Tea, Issa Wave, Social Hustle, LMAO!, Clapback, Best Podcast, Mood AF, and BaeWatch. An…

Interview: Kendra Bell Talks to Stephanie Mills About an Upcoming Concert with El DeBarge and Stokley, Turning 60, Her Lasting Career and More!

Some musical voices are distinctively recognizable. Their voices majestically pull you into a timeless trance that melodically leaves your soul captivated and emotionally hypnotized. Good music will put a tingle in your spine; great music will cause a euphonious eruption of emotions and feelings, that on the first lyrical note, has you hooked and wanting…

Five Time Grammy Winning Lalah Hathaway, Avery*Sunshine, Avant, & Jon B to Perform At Atlanta’s Fox Theatre On Sept. 16th

ATLANTA (September 6, 2017) – Fox Theatre’s Saturday Soul Series continues with its final installment, “A Night of Classic R&B” with Grammy® award-winning Lalah Hathaway and Atlanta’s own award-winning songstress Avery Sunshine, with multi-platinum artist Avant and Grammy nominated artist Jon B performing Saturday, Sept. 16 at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $36, plus applicable fees. Tickets may be purchased by visiting www.FoxTheatre.org, by calling 855-285-8499, or at the Fox…

NEW VIDEO: Demetria McKinney’s “Easy”

Vocal powerhouse Demetria McKinney is a triple threat in the truest sense of the term. She is an award-winning actress who has played diverse roles on the big and small screens as well as the stage. She is a talented singer with a rich voice requiring zero studio enhancements. And she is a skillful songwriter…

Legends of Southern Hip Hop Perform at Sold-out Show in Atlanta, GA

The concert that has been thrilling hip hop fans since 2016, in Charlotte, NC; Jackson, MS; Little Rock, AZ; Nashville, TN; Jacksonville, FL and; Savannah, GA, touched down in Atlanta, GA this past Saturday!  And, yes, the show was sold out! Pastor Troy with his high-energy music opened up the highly anticipated show with some…

Top 6 Netflix Movies About Dating​​

If you’re in your late 20s and feeling a little panicked because ‘the one’ never came along, then it’s understandable if you don’t want to get into the older dating scene, let alone date online. It may be tough when you go out because none of the usual people you used to see are available…

Happy Birthday, Luther Vandross!

Happy Birthday, Luther Vandross! Today, the most soulful singer I’ve ever heard would have been 66 years old. Gone, but not forgotten. Rest on… Click below to listen to my favorite Luther Vandross song. WARNING: Grab your Kleenex.

KELLY ROWLAND’S NEW BOOK “WHOA, BABY!”

In addition to Kelly Rowland’s credits as a Grammy-award winner, executive producer, and actress, she can now add being a book author to the list. Rowland released her first book titled “Whoa, Baby! – A Guide for Young and New Mothers Who Feel overwhelmed and Freaked Out”. For her mom’s guide, she enlisted the assistance…

GUERRILLA – Idris Elba Stars in a New Limited Event Series on Showtime

Showtime has announced the dates for its two highly expected new series called “Guerrilla and I’m Dying Up Here. The new limited event series “Guerrilla” premiered on Sunday, April 16 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime. The drama is available in the United Kingdom on Sky and in the United State on Showtime. The new…

Shots Fired Is A Powerful New Series on Fox

Shots Fired, a 10-hour event series created by Gina Prince-Bythewood (“Beyond the Lights,” “The Secret Life of Bees,” Love & Basketball”) and Reggie Rock Bythewood (“Notorious,” “New York Undercover,” “Get on the Bus,”) examines the dangerous aftermath of two racially charged shootings in a small Southern town. The series premiered tonight on FOX with a…