GRAMMY-AWARD WINNING REGGAE ROYALTY MORGAN HERITAGE GEARS UP TO RELEASE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED LEGACY ALBUM ON MAY 28

ANNOUNCES OFFICIAL TRACKLISTING WITH REMASTERED HIT SINGLES FEATURING CHRONIXX, THE MARLEY’S, PATORANKING, BOUNTY KILLER, BERES HAMMOND, SHAGGY, REBELUTION & MORE! PARTNERS WITH BONDLY FOR BLOCKCHAIN REGGAE INVASION IN EXCLUSIVE PRE-SALE EVENT PRE-SALE ORDERS AVAILABLE EVERYWHERE TODAY! (Kingston, JA – May 7, 2021) Two-time Grammy-award-winning reggae band, Morgan Heritage announces the release date of their highly anticipated forthcoming…

BET Executive Jon Marc Sandifer Launching Harlem Hall of Fame

Veteran Black Entertainment Television (BET) programming executive Jon Marc Sandifer (American Gangster: Trap Queens, Ruff Ryders Chronicles, A Thousand Words with Michelle Obama) announces the formation of the Harlem Hall of Fame. The Harlem Hall of Fame will honor the legends and icons that have made significant contributions to Harlem’s iconic and historic reputation around…

THE WOMEN SONGWRITERS OF FAME TO INDUCT FEMALE ICONIC HITMAKERS

The historic awards show will help to culminate Black Music Month 2021 with great & gifted honorees! The Women Songwriters’ Hall of Fame, founded to honor women whose body of work represents the best of the heritage and legacy of modern American music, will pay homage to 10 noteworthy female songwriters on June 25, 2021….

Crystal Thomas: Now Dig This!

by Scott M. Bock Crystal Thomas calls herself a country girl. Small town life in Louisiana suits her just fine. But this country girl is out to make a name for herself with her powerful voice and she’s not afraid to get on a plane and take a long trip when there’s a gig. A…

H.E.R. Drops “Come Through” feat. Chris Brown

Get It Here Today, four-time Grammy Award winner H.E.R. releases her brand new single “Come Through” featuring multi-platinum, Grammy Award winner Chris Brown, from H.E.R.’s upcoming album, Back Of My Mind, slated for release this summer via MBK Entertainment/RCA Records. Listen here.

GOURMET BRAND SYMPHONY CHIPS ANNOUNCES NEW BRAND PARTNERSHIP WITHM GRAMMY-NOMINATED R&B SINGER / SONGWRITER STOKLEY

Stokley Releases New “Cascade-LVRS QUARREL MIX” W/ Live Performance Video (Atlanta, GA – April 22, 2021) – Black-owned gourmet brand Symphony Chips is excited to announce their new brand partnership with multi-Grammy nominated R&B star Stokley. Together, Symphony Chips and Stokley will work to inspire chip lovers to choose a healthier snack option.   Symphony Chips has emerged as one…

WEIRDO WORKSHOP PRESENTS HITMAKING DUO CLAUDE KELLY & CHUCK HARMONY OFFICIALLY INTRODUCES THE SHINDELLAS RELEASES NEW VIDEO “MONEY” DEBUT ALBUM “HITS THAT STICK LIKE GRITS” OUT THIS SUMMER

(Nashville, TN- April 15, 2021) Multi GRAMMY-nominated hit songwriting and production duo Claude Kelly and Chuck Harmony (a.k.a Louis York) are excited to finally serve up breathtaking visuals for The Shindellas’ new single “Money.” Showcasing Kasi Jones, Stacy Johnson, and Tamara Chauniece, the single has a huge sound, and the video, directed by Aaron Greene, is just as big and exhibits their flair for show-stopping dramatics.  “We played ‘Money’ for the…

Cypress Hill’s B-Real Announces Double A-Side Release, Cypress Hill Live Stream Concert and Mr. Cartoon Original Artwork NFT Collaboration with Ark Labs & Blockpartyall for release on 4/20

Music download offered with curated cannabis pre-roll at B-Real’s Dr. Greenthumb stores (April 15, 2021) B-Real, aka Dr. Greenthumb and one of the lead rappers of multi-platinum West Coast Cypress Hill fame, will drop a double A-Side release on 4/20 via eOne. The tracks “Mother Mary” ft. DJ Paul and “Triple OG” ft. Freeway were…

BSF’s Heem Releases New Video for “LETTER TO SHAY”

DJ Green Lantern-produced track is heartfelt tributeto the late DJ Shay BSF’s Heem releases a new video for “Letter to Shay” today. The DJ Green Lantern-produced track has Heem describing how big of an impact Shay had on him and the whole BSF crew, and how the Griselda producer inspired him to grow creatively. “Letter…

The General® Insurance and Shaquille O’Neal Champion Communities in Need in New Bleacher Report Video Series “Shaq Gives Back”

Basketball Hall of Famer Spotlights Atlanta Communities in Three-Part Series Debuting Tuesday, April 13, on B/R April 13, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The General® Insurance and loyal customer and brand ambassador Shaquille O’Neal have teamed up to surprise and support everyday people with a break from the financial challenges they are facing…

‘OWN SPOTLIGHT: VIOLA DAVIS’ PREMIERES FRIDAY, APRIL 16 ON OWN

Advanced clips of Oprah Winfrey’s conversation with Academy Award-winning Actress Viola Davis on her record-breaking performance in ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ Los Angeles – OWN announced today “OWN Spotlight: Viola Davis” to air Friday, April 16 at 10 pm ET/PT on OWN. Continuing conversations surrounding issues impacting Black lives, Oprah talks to Oscar, Emmy and…

Doja Cat Drops “Kiss Me More” ft. SZA

GET IT HERE Today, global superstar Doja Cat unveils the first taste of Planet Her. “Kiss Me More” ft. SZA, the highly anticipated first single off her much buzzed about new album was written by Doja Cat, SZA, Yeti Beats, Rogét Chahayed, tizhimself and Carter Lang and produced by Yeti Beats. It arrives with an…

JUICY J RELEASES NEW VIDEO FOR “SPEND IT” FEAT. LIL BABY AND 2 CHAINZ

The Hustle Continues Extended Versionto be Released in May 2021 Watch “SPEND IT” video here (March 30, 2021) Platinum-selling rapper, producer, legend and Academy Award winner Juicy J releases the new video for his single, “SPEND IT,” feat. Lil Baby and 2 Chainz exclusively via Facebook today. The video was directed by John Tashiro and…

ESSENCE Continues to Pave the Way for Recognition of the Power of Black Creatives, Announcing 14th Annual ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Awards and 2nd Annual ESSENCE Hollywood House

– Whoopi Goldberg, Cynthia Erivo, Zendaya, Michaela Coel and Andra Day to be Honored during Star-Studded Black Women in Hollywood Event on April 22, Hosted by Laverne Cox – – Red Carpet Festivities Culminate with Hollywood House on April 23, Hosted By Storm Reid and complete with interactive conversations, virtual panels, masterclasses and more –…

BET Partners With Vaseline® and Vaseline® Brand Ambassador, Regina King, to Bring Access to Equitable Skincare for Black and Brown Communities

BET and Vaseline® Present Equitable Skincare for All Content Series Hosted by Tai Beauchamp, Featuring Prominent Doctors, Experts, Skincare Enthusiasts and Special Discussion with Regina King on March 24th March 24, 2021 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On March 24 at 3 pm EDT, BET (a subsidiary of ViacomCBS Inc., NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC),…

National Geographic and Watch The Bands Host Virtual HBCU Marching Band Competition in Celebration of GENIUS: ARETHA, Honoring the Musical Legacy of Aretha Franklin

‘All Hail The Queen: HBCU Band Tribute’ To Award $5,000 Prize Announced on 3/25 on Nat Geo and Watch The Yard Social Platforms Virtual Marching Band Competition Coincides with GENIUS: ARETHA; Starring Double Oscar® Nominee Cynthia Erivo, Airing Now on National Geographic through March 24, With Episodes Available Next Day On Hulu March 22, 2021…

AWARD-WINNING GHANAIAN MUSICIAN M.ANIFEST TEAMS UP WITH VIC MENSA AND MOLIY FOR LATEST SINGLE “NO FEAR”

LISTEN/DOWNLOAD “NO FEAR” HERE (Accra, Ghana – March 22, 2021) – Award-winning Ghanaian musician M.anifest (Kwame Tsikata) teams up with Chicago rapper Vic Mensaon his pounding new hit “No Fear,”now available at all DSPs and streaming services. Check out visuals here. Known for his genre-bending sound and multilingual wordplay, “No Fear” is an infectious collaboration,…

WarnerMedia Nabs 30 Nominations for the 27th Annual NAMIC Vision Awards

WarnerMedia’s CNN, HBO, HBO Max, Turner Classic Movies, Warner Bros. Television and more nominated in 15 categories March 16, 2021 10:02 AM Eastern Daylight Time NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NAMIC announced its nominees for the 27th Annual Vision Awards, which honors inclusive programming mirroring the lives, spirit and contributions of people of color in their diverse viewing audiences….

HAITIAN SINGER/SONGWRITER J. PERRY RELEASES LATEST SINGLE “NO PARES” FEATURING SKY MONROE VIA ZUMBA

EXCLUSIVELY PREMIERES VISUALS ON VEVO WITH OFFICIALLY RELEASE WORLDWIDE! DOWNLOAD/LISTEN TO “NO PARES” HERE Los Angeles, CA (March 12, 2020) – Creative Titans signee and Haitian singer/songwriter J Perry officially released the visuals for his latest single “No Pares,”featuring Sky Monroe on VEVO last night. After exclusively premiering the song on one of the latest and most innovative…