BET Hip Hop Awards weekend or any award show weekend kicks off pretty early with events surrounding the event. This year the Peter Thomas Entertainment Group (PTEG), in conjunction with UPTOWN Magazine and Music Executive Debra Antney, presented the first 2014 How Can I Be Down? Salute to Excellence Awards honoring Hip Hop pioneers. Media,… Read more »
One of R&B’s most successful groups, Jagged Edge, is gearing up for the release of their eighth studio album, J.E. Heartbreak 2. The quartet recently released their second single “Ready”. The single serves as a follow up to their fan favorite track “Hope”. The group sings “I won’t be the one who’s 50 and alone…….. Read more »
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT | STREAM “ATL: THE UNTOLD STORY OF ATLANTA’S RISE IN THE RAP GAME”
By Rea Melissa Davis and Ashley Marietta Sunday night Atlanta music legends, media, music executives and tastemakers packed out the Rialto Theater in Atlanta , Georgia to attend the advance screening of “ATL: The Untold Story of Atlanta’s Rise in the Rap Game”. Also referred to as ATL Rise, the special is a 90-minute documentary… Read more »
JD INTRODUCES HIS NEW ARTIST ROYCE RIZZY!
Jermaine Dupri Gives Us Some Pre-Game Labor Day Music While We Wait For The New EP.
The MLB.com All-Star Bash was the event to attend during MLB All-Star Weekend in Minneapolis, MN. Celebrities, athletes, and musicians made it out for the Captain Morgan White Rum, Firestone, and Buffalo Wild Wings sponsored event. Even Captain Morgan himself made an appearance and B.o.B., Jermaine Dupri and Nelly turned it up a notch with… Read more »
The East St. Louis native, Fresco Kane, has Hip Hop legends taking notice of the 26-year-old with the rock star persona–from Jermaine Dupri insisting the rookie sign with his label just hours after meeting him for the first time, to Busta Rhymes contributing a raunchily righteous verse to his JD and Bryan Michael Cox-produced buzz… Read more »
Draya Michele looked “white hot” as she hosted the premiere Supreme Team event. Draya sipped Ace of Spade champagne all night and coyly avoided questions about the notion that her and NFL boo Orlando were separated. Her BBWLA co-star, Malaysia Pargo, partied with her and of course posed for a ton of photos. POWER 106’s… Read more »
Eric Bellinger Ft Jermaine Dupri “I Dont Want Her (Remix)”
The 27th annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards were recently held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. Jermaine Dupri was honored with the Founders Award, and Ne-Yo accepted the Golden Note Award from ASCAP VP of Rhythm & Soul/Urban Music, Nicole George-Middleton. Following in the footsteps of former recipients Quincy Jones and Steve… Read more »
R&B fans get ready! So So Def Recordings and Hard Case Records has announced a new deal with BMG Primary Wave Artists Services to release the multi-platinum-selling group Jagged Edge‘s eighth studio album, J.E. Heartbreak Too, this fall 2014. The album’s lead single, “Hope,” will premiere this Friday. Written and produced by the group’s twin… Read more »
BEEF? Q-TIP & JERMAINE DUPRI?