Posts Tagged: Jermaine Dupri

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VH1's "ATL: The Untold Story of Atlanta's Rise in the Rap Game" Red Carpet Recap

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 »

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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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MLB All-Star Weekend: Nelly, B.o.B. and Jermaine Dupri Perform at All-Star Bash

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 »

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Fresco Kane – "You Can Have It"

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 »

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Draya Hosts All-White Affair with Jermaine Dupri, Irv Gotti and Jermaine Jones (USA Soccer)

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 »

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Jermaine Dupri and Ne-Yo Honored at ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards

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 »

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Jagged Edge to Release Sequel to 'J.E. Heartbreak' This Fall

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 »

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PICS: So So Def 20th Anniversary Reunion Concert

The Fox Theatre was alive with the sounds of classic songs like “Money Ain’t a Thang” (JD & Jay-Z), “Jump” (Kris Kross), “Yeah” (Usher, Ludacris, Lil Jon), “Who Can I Run To” (Xscape), “I Gotta Be” (Jagged Edge), “Welcome to Atlanta” (JD, Ludacris), “Give It 2 U” (Da Brat), “I Think They Like Me” (Dem… Read more »

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Jermaine Dupri Talks So So Def 20 Year Anniversary, His Music Legacy and More

Producer and record label owner Jermaine Dupri brought southern Hip-Hop to worldwide audience 20 years before anyone realized the future of rap music was in the south. He then added select blends of the smoothest R&B sounds around with a platinum-adorned roster that featured Da Brat, Kriss Kross, Xscape, Jagged Edge and Bow Wow. Today… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE: Jermaine Dupri Hosts Private Dinner for So So Def Family

(AllHipHop News) Last night (February 21), Jermaine Dupri kicked off the So So Def 20th Anniversary Weekend by treating his So So Def roster to an intimate dinner at a top-secret location in Atlanta. Artists such as Bow Wow, Chris Kelly (Kris Kross), Da Brat, Jagged Edge, LaTocha and Tamika Scott (Xscape), Dondria, Bonecrusher, Youngbloodz,… Read more »

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Rappers Enjoy Grammy Weekend Parties and Events

(AllHipHop News) As the music world descended upon Los Angeles, California this past weekend for the 55th annual Grammy Awards, the Hip-Hop world came out in drones for music videos shoots, parties, concerts and meet and greets for the fans. With all the speculation about Hip-Hop getting snubbed at the Grammy’s, you wouldn’t have noticed,… Read more »

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Jermaine Dupri to Celebrate 20th So So Def Anniversary with Concert

(AllHipHop News) It’s hard to believe that 20 years have passed since Jermaine Dupri first established So So Def Recordings. Through a joint venture with Sony Music and Columbia Records, the hip hop mogul’s vision first began with female R&B group Xscape. Dupri’s label would later become responsible for classic material from top artists including… Read more »

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