Oprah’s Next Chapter: John Legend

Oprah sits down with nine-time Grammy winner John Legend to talk about his first solo album in five years and his friendship with Kanye West. John’s fiancée, model Chrissy Teigen, joins the conversation  amidst recent cheating rumors in the tabloids. Read more »

Gamble and Huff to Plan Celebration of 50-Year Legacy

An historic reunion of pioneering producers and friends Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff and Thom Bell, the iconic co-creators of the Sound of Philadelphia, occurred at the Philadelphia International Records offices as “The Mighty Three” of the Philly Sound met to begin discussions to celebrate their 50-year legacy, starting in 2014. Read more »

Angela Bassett and Gabrielle Union added as Presenters for BET Awards’13

Leading Hollywood actresses Angela Bassett and Gabrielle Union are the first announced presenters added to the BET Awards ’13. Hosted by actor and comedian Chris Tucker, Hollywood’s biggest stars will come together to celebrate the accomplishments of their peers in music, sports and film, at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Read more »

Pop Singer/Songwriter Shilpa Releases New Single “Renegade”

It’s a new year for the NYC pop singer-songwriter Shilpa Narayan. After independently releasing her debut album Stand Alone in May 2012, this hard-working 25-year-old releases her new single “Renegade” that reflects her bold, new empowered outlook on life: to be true to yourself and never give up. Read more »

Alternative Rock Band SaucyMonky

After bursting into the Top 40 AAA market with “Disco Ball (Boulevard Remix)” in 2005, SaucyMonky‘s music was soon being heard everywhere from Nickelodeon’s iCarly to Blue Bloods and Alcatraz as well as films, including And Then Came Lola and Amexica. Read more »

Lonny Bereal Pays Tribute to American Heroes with Song, “Soldier Cries”

Memorial Day Weekend is a time to remember the courage of those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom and the countless men and women who have given so much in defense of our nation. Read more »

Movie of the Month: American Courtesans

American Courtesans is an intimate portrayal of modern day escorts in America. In our own words we discuss our lives, the events that led us into our profession, and the reasons we stay. Read more »

Soul R&B Singer Aisha Eustache

Influenced by Ella Fitzgerald, Roberta Flack, Sade and Floetry, Soul/R&B newcomer Aisha Eustache has announced the release of her debut EP Love & Addiction on August 13th. Read more »

Usher to Receive ASCAP Golden Note Award at 26th Annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will honor eight-time Grammy Award-winner Usher with the prestigious ASCAP Golden Note Award during its 26th annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards. Read more »

Pharrell Williams Returns for Despicable Me 2 Soundtrack

Aiming to re-create the musical harmony they achieved with the original Despicable Me, Pharrell Williams and composer Heitor Pereira have once again created music for the soundtrack to the highly-anticipated Despicable Me 2. Read more »