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Usher’s New Look Foundation Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Usher Raymond IV recently celebrated the 15th anniversary of his non-profit organization The New Look Foundation in Atlanta, Georgia. Atlanta native Ludacris hosted the star-studded gala, which drew around 450 attendees. Celebrity guest in attendance included director Kenny Leon, boxing icon Sugar Ray Leonard; singers Rico Love, Josh Kauffman, super producer Jermaine Dupri, Blake Shelton,… Read more »


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A Grammy Conversation: The State Of R&B

Last month, The Recording Academy held “A Grammy Conversation” on the current state of R&B music at the West Hollywood Soho House. Quddus hosted the evening and the conversation included five panelists: Music Journalist Gail Mitchell, singer-songwriter/producer Liv Warfield, Grammy-winning producer LaShawn Daniels, eight-time Grammy nominee Ledisi and four-time Grammy nominee Tyrese Gibson. According to… Read more »


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Steven Russell Harts of Troop is Back With A New Single “Shelter

Steven Russell Harts the lead singer of Platinum selling group TROOP has new music out! The R&B crooner is known for writing hits for TROOP, Chris Brown, B2K, Charlie Wilson, Fantasia, Keith Sweat and many more. In addition he has won 3 Grammy awards for his songwriting and production work. Harts recently released “Shelter” the… Read more »


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Legendary Producer Kashif Presents “The History Of R&B” Film Series

Legendary producer, songwriter, and filmmaker Kashif Saleem has written and produced hits for the likes of Whitney Houston, Kenny G., George Benson, Janet Jackson, Evelyn “Champagne” King, Barry White and a host of others. He has recently embarked on a journey to share the history of the R&B genre and its global impact. With 70… Read more »