Happy Birthday, Chaka Khan!

Chaka Khan is a Legend of the Decade! Even after all these years, she still looks just as beautiful as ever. Honestly, I need to see what kind of water she’s drinking so I can look as young as she does when I get her age. I didn’t hear about Chaka Khan until I was…

G-Boogie Talks to Former Marine and Hip-Hop artist Big K 

I was inspired to do an interview with Big K (aka Killah Kizzle) when I witnessed his dedication and consistency when it comes to his music and constantly improving his craft. Check out what he had to say about his music and his time in the military below. Q: Tell our readers a little bit…

Jackson Medical Mall Foundation to Honor MS Music Legends During Black History Event

February 21, 2017 (Jackson, MS) –   The Jackson Medical Mall Foundation will host Sounds of Hope: Honoring Our Legends, Celebrating Our Legacy, on Thursday, February 23rd at 6:30 PM at the Center Stage inside the Jackson Medical Mall.   Sounds of Hope is a Black History celebration honoring the contributions of Black Americans to entertainment and humanities through music….

The 59th Grammys Recap

I would have to say that this is one of the best Grammy shows I have seen in a long time. There were so many amazing moments throughout the show… from Chance The Rapper to Beyoncé to Bruno Mars to even the speech Adele gave to acknowledge the work of Beyoncé. Those performances gave me…

Revved UP for the wave ride of NU Soul

“Electrifying, Soulful, Warm-filling, Make Your Body Move, Make your soul sing Music. Revitalizing an expression of the SOUL through instrumental and vocal music.” Come one, Come All, it was singles, it was mix and mingles, couples from the most mature down to the neo-soul babies of Generation Y. First Stop on the Nu Soul Revival…

Upcoming Artist Alert: Meet Polo Baybee

Polo Baybee is a 19 year old upcoming artist from Jackson, Mississippi. He started his music career when he was at least 11 or 12, but he wasn’t good to be honest. He always wanted to be a famous artist one day. So he kept working on rapping and got better at age 15. He…

Southern Laced Interview with Violinist Daniel D.

“Lord, allow others to be drawn to You through the gift and character embedded in me.” – Daniel D. Daniel D., a 27-year-old professional violinist from Charleston, South Carolina, started playing at the young age of 12. With a fan base reaching internationally, the skilled Charleston School of Arts alumni began touring immediately after graduation….

Avery*Sunshine Receives “Women of Impact” Award Before Touring w/ Musiq Soulchild

Multi-Award Winning Songbird, Avery*Sunshine Receives “Women of Impact” Award and Gears Up For 22-City NuSoul Revival Tour With Headliner Eleven-time Grammy Nominated and 2x Platinum Selling Artist, Musiq Soulchild Kicks Off Feb. 3rd 2017 In Raleigh, NC With Other Shows in Chicago, Philadelphia, NYC, Dallas, Atlanta, Houston, New Orleans, and more. Atlanta, GA (January 17,…

Chris Brown or Soulja Boy ?

Now, as we have brought in the new year to turn over a new leaf and START a new year to redeem ourselves from 2016… It seems to me that these two artists might have gone another route. Yesterday, what started out as just some heart eyes under Chris Brown’s ex Karruche’s Instagram photo turned…

Spotlight: Just Allen Wins the 2016 Southern Laced Music Award 

The 2016 Southern Laced Music Award was created to honor a Contemporary, Blues, Jazz or Rhythm & Blues musician or singer who has inspired and influenced communities through the field of arts. Today, we are happy to introduce you to our first recipient, Just Allen. Singer, songwriter, pop/hiphop dancer, and musician are just a few…