Bryson Tiller Drops ‘ANNIVERSARY (Deluxe)’

Today, Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum selling recording artist Bryson Tiller releases A N N I V E R S A R Y (Deluxe), via Trapsoul/RCA Records. Now with five new tracks, including “Still Yours” featuring Big Sean, the deluxe version continues to explore the concept of time. Listen here.

LOUIS YORK’S “AMERICAN GRIOTS” RELEASES ON VINYL TODAY!

(February 24, 2021) Louis York is excited to update fans that their full-length masterpiece American Griots is currently available on vinyl today on weirdoworkshop.com. Originally released in 2019, the project is a double (2) LP and is a well-crafted theatrical experience starting from the needle dropping on side A until the end on Side D….

The Change Company Welcomes Chris Gardner to its Board

Mr. Gardner, author of The Pursuit of Happyness, brings his passion for inspiring systemic change and expanding access to the American dream February 24, 2021 10:00 AM Eastern Standard Time IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Change Company, America’s Community Development Financial Institution (“CDFI”), is proud to announce that Chris Gardner has joined its Board of Directors. “I…

MusiCares® Presents Music on a Mission Virtual Event Honoring the Resilience of the Music Community Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

The First of Its Kind, Official GRAMMY Week®Celebration Will Feature New Performances From HAIM, H.E.R., Jhené Aiko and John Legend February 18, 2021 08:56 AM Eastern Standard Time SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MusiCares® announced today it will host Music on a Mission, a virtual fundraiser to honor the resilience of the music community, which has been…

Join Alicia Keys for an Unforgettable Evening at the Keys Soulcare Lounge Ulta Beauty Edition

February 16, 2021 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time OAKLAND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Keys Soulcare, the lifestyle beauty brand created with 15-time Grammy-Award winning artist, producer, actress, and New York Times best-selling author Alicia Keys, is now at Ulta Beauty, the nation’s largest beauty retailer. The full collection of clean, cruelty-free offerings shines brightly within all Ulta Beauty…

R&B STAR SEVYN STREETER RELEASED NEW SULTRY, STAR-STUDDED SINGLE “GUILTY “FEAT. CHRIS BROWN & A$AP FERG

SOPHOMORE ALBUM “DRUNKEN WORDZ X SOBER THOUGHTZ”COMING SOON (February 12, 2021) – Today, renowned singer/songwriter Sevyn Streeter drops her latest tantalizing single “Guilty” feat. Chris Brown & A$AP Ferg via TStreetz Corp/Groundwērk/eOne. Produced by Chizzy, the track finds the artists reflecting on romantic guilty pleasures. BUY/STREAM “GUILTY” HERE “Guilty” serves as the perfect follow-up to…

FROM THE CREATOR OF GREENLEAF: DELILAH

Delilah left a demanding white-shoe law firm a decade ago and hung up her own shingle so she could make raising her kids her number one priority. Now she takes on cases the big firms ignore and finds herself, more often than not, going head-to-head with the powerful and privileged as she fights for the…

CELEBRITIES HELP $10K FAMILIES QUALIFY FOR NEW HOMES

(Black PR Wire) ATLANTA, GA – With the world still in a financial crisis we find ourselves seeking advice and guidance to help stay out of a financial debt to provide a healthy and mental stress-free life. Atlanta’s own Dr. Pastor Sabrina McKenzie has teamed up with some of her celebrity friends and peers in…

Serena Williams Extends Opportunity Fund Commitment, Highlights Unstoppable Black Women Who Made History

February 10, 2021 02:59 PM Eastern Standard Time NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tennis icon, fashion and jewelry designer Serena Williams is extending her support of Opportunity Fund. Throughout February, a portion of proceeds from Serena Williams Jewelry will benefit Opportunity Fund’s Small Business Relief Fund, directly supporting Black small-business owners. With the creation of jewelry that reflects…

LOUIS YORK RELEASES “THEME FROM BLACK BOTTOM SAINTS”

PAYS HOMAGE TO AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSICIANS WHO CREATED BLUES, JAZZ, RAGTIME & SWING “THEME FROM BLACK BOTTOM SAINTS”AVAILABLE TODAY! (February 5, 2021) Multi-GRAMMY nominated duo Louis York (Chuck Harmony & Claude Kelly) is kicking off Black History Month with the release of the highly anticipated single “Theme From Black Bottom Saints.” The release of the…

Sekou Smith Journalism Award honors life of treasured NBA reporter, JSU alumnus

(JACKSON, Miss.) — The Sekou Smith Journalism Award has been established at Jackson State University. Smith, a JSU alum and award-winning NBA reporter and analyst, sadly passed away last week from COVID-19. He was 48 years old. Smith spent over two decades covering the NBA. His affable demeanor and voracity for basketball resonated when delivering…

The Matthew Saad Muhammad Documentary

(Black PR Wire) The professional life of the late ex-light heavy weight champion, Matthew Saad Muhammad, has been touched on and made into a star-studded 90-minute cinema documentary. The documentary involves over 60 people and it explains that Saad was an abandoned child who was found wandering on a parkway. He was placed in a…

THE FUTURE OF ‘BLACK AMERICAN’ WEALTH IN HOLLYWOOD

“We May Have Equality, But To Be Equitable Is A New Narrative” – Donat Ricketts (Black PR Wire) Donat Ricketts got his start featured in a McDonalds Commercial back in 06′ when he was a teenager grinding in New York, New York. He has appeared on national television series: Cold Case (2010); Greek (2011); The…

Kenan Thompson to Host Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2021, Live on Saturday, March 13, at 7:30 p.m. (ET/PT)

Nickelodeon Brings Kids on an Orange Blimp Tour Around the World KCA Nominees Announced–Justin Bieber, Millie Bobby Brown, Billie Eilish, Lin-Manuel Miranda, BTS, Chris Pratt, LeBron James, Gal Gadot, Selena Gomez, Jamie Foxx, Ariana Grande, Robert Downey Jr., Taylor Swift, Patrick Mahomes and More February 02, 2021 11:30 AM Eastern Standard Time HOLLYWOOD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Actor,…

Celebrating Black History Month At The Tiny Desk

January 29, 2021; Washington, D.C.- This February, NPR Music’s Tiny Desk Concert series will celebrate Black History Month by featuring 13 Tiny Desk (home) concerts by Black artists across genres. The lineup includes both emerging and established artists who will be performing a Tiny Desk concert for the first time. The Black History Month celebration…