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October 2011

Amy Winehouse’s 3rd Album, “Lioness: Hidden Treasures” to be Released on Dec. 5th, 2011

Official announcement, Lioness: Hidden Treasures by Amy Winehouse to be Released on Dec. 5th, 2011! Today it’s been announced that on the 5th December, “Lioness: Hidden Treasures”, the third album from Amy Winehouse, without question one of the most talented, original, and best loved artists to emerge in popular music …

Hit Gospel Duo Mary Mary Garners 6 2012 Stellar Awards Nominations

MARY MARY
GARNERS SIX 2012 STELLAR AWARDS NOMINATIONS

INSPIRATIONAL DUO ALSO ANNOUNCES

“HAVE A MARY MARY CHRISTMAS” TOUR

Multi-Grammy Award-Winning Pair Launches Thrilling Holiday Tour,
Sharing Classic and Updated Holiday Favorites with Their Fans


 (New York, NY –October 31st, 2011) – Multi-Grammy Award-winning My Block/Columbia recording artists Mary Mary have had an amazing whirlwind 2011 thus far:  This year saw the release of their critically acclaimed sixth studio album, Something Big; they garnered both the prestigious ASCAP Golden Note Award, and a top BET Award; recently nominated for double Soul Train Awards for their chart topping single “Walking,” they completed a highly successful tour with co-headliners Bebe & CeCe Winans, in addition to several high-profile national television appearances; and announced exciting new partnerships with The American Red Cross and Pillsbury. To continue, please click “MORE”!

“Immortal Megamix” the Debut Track From the New Michael Jackson Album IMMORTAL to Premiere Today

“Immortal Megamix” the Debut Track From the New Michael Jackson Album IMMORTAL to Premiere Today

 

“Immortal Megamix” Will Also be Streamed on MichaelJackson.com

IMMORTAL Set for Release on November 21

NEW YORK, Oct. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — At 11:00 AM EST today, October 31st, the debut track from the upcoming Michael Jackson album, IMMORTAL, entitled “Immortal Megamix”, will be unveiled to the world on www.AolMusic.com.
The track is comprised of four of Michael’s greatest hits redesigned
and re-imagined as never before. Included in the unique mix are “Can You
Feel It,” “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough,” “Billie Jean,” and “Black Or White.” “Immortal Megamix” is a show-stopping highlight of the Cirque du Soleil Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour show and a showcased track on Michael’s forthcoming Epic Records release, IMMORTAL.

Following the premiere on Aol, the “Immortal Megamix” will be available to stream at www.MichaelJackson.com and on Michael Jackson‘s Facebook page. To continue, please click “MORE”!

BET’s “Black Girls Rock!” 2011 Airs on Nov. 6th, 2011


“BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™ 2011” Returns Bigger and Better Than Ever on Sunday, November 6 at 8pm*




 


 


Celebrants and Honorees Include
Angela Davis, Shirley Caesar,Taraji P. Henson, Laurel J. Richie, Imani
Walker, Malika Saada Saar and Tatyana Ali

Hosted by Tracee Ellis
Ross and Regina King,”BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™ 2011″ Included Performances and
Appearances by Mary J. Blige, Jill Scott, Erykah Badu, LaLa Anthony,
Melanie Fiona, Tichina Arnold, Shirley Caesar, Estelle, Elle Varner,
Alek Wek, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Mary Mary and More 


NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — On Saturday, October 15, 2011, “BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™ 2011” celebrated its
second year of honoring Black women in business, politics,
entertainment, sports and community service on BET Networks.  Co-hosted
by actresses Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King, “BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™ 2011”  honored some of the most exceptional women of color in their respective industries including: Angela Davis, Shirley Caesar, Taraji P. Henson, Laurel J. Richie, Imani Walker, Malika Saada Saar, and Tatyana Ali.  Memorable performances and appearances were made by Mary J. Blige, Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Melanie Fiona, Mary Mary, Elle Varner, Shirley Caesar, Tichina Arnold, and more. The network premiere will be televised exclusively on BET, Sunday, November 6th at 8 p.m. To continue, please click “MORE”!

WATCH New Music Video by Saxman Kim Waters feat. Calvin Richardson, “Am I A Fool” | Album in Stores Now

WATCH New Music Video by Kim Waters feat. Calvin Richardson | “Am I A Fool”. Album “This Heart of Mine” is Available Now! (Update – 10/27/11) Video is now up!! Good Afternoon Folks! Here’s another brand new music video we would like to present to all of you today: Contemporary/Urban …

Sundays Best Winner Amber Bullock Debut’s New Project on Dec. 6th, 2011

Music World Gospel Releases BET’s Sunday Best Season 4 Winner Amber Bullock’s Debut CD Project on December 6
 

 
Sunday Best 2011 Winner Joins Kirk Franklin on Fearless Tour as Special Guest Artist


HOUSTON, Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Mathew Knowles and Music World Gospel announce the release of BET’s Sunday Best Season 4 Winner Amber Bullock’s debut CD project, Thank You, in stores December 6. In addition, Music World Artist Management and Bruce Bean of JoBe Management Team have entered into a worldwide Co-Management Agreement with Bullock. To continue, please click “MORE”!

VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul feat. Mary J Blige, Jill Scott & More | Dec. 19th, 2011

VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul With Mary J. Blige, Jennifer Hudson, Jill Scott, Florence + The Machine, Kelly Clarkson and Jessie J

 

 
“VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul” Pays Tribute to the Great Cities of Soul Music Including Chicago, Detroit, London, Memphis and Philadelphia

The Roots Confirmed to Perform as House Band

Special will air Monday, December 19 at 9 PM/8c on VH1


NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ —

VH1’s beloved, popular franchise, “VH1 Divas,” returns and will pay tribute to the cities where soul gave birth to music’s most powerful classics and inspired today’s divas. Mary J. Blige, Jennifer Hudson, Jill Scott, Florence + The Machine, Kelly Clarkson and Jessie J will pay homage to these cities and soul music’s timeless classics at New York City’s Hammerstein Ballroom. “VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul” premieres Monday, December 19 at 9 PM/8c on VH1. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Gospel Vocalist Earnest Pugh to Release 4-Song EP, “A Thankful Reflection” on Nov. 4th, 2011

Top Gospel Artist Earnest Pugh Celebrates Thanksgiving With A 4-Song Digital-EP, “A Thankful Reflection”
 

CD Releases Digitally On November 4, 2011

 
(Washington, D.C.) – October 26, 2011 – Earnest Pugh has been filling with the airwaves with strong ballads like his break-out hit, “Rain On Us”, and the current smash, “I Need Your Glory”.  Although the Billboard-charting artist has been enjoying his reign at the top spot with the lead single from his latest release, Earnestly Yours, the balladeer is preparing to release a new project.  The non-stop singer will be dropping a 4-song digital-EP entitled “A Thankful Reflection”, on November 4, 2011, just in time for the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Dee Dee Bridgewater Appears at United Nations World Food Event

GRAMMY AND TONY AWARD-WINNING JAZZ VOCALIST DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER APPEARS AT UNITED NATIONS WORLD FOOD DAY EVENT OCTOBER 27TH IN NEW YORK CITY

As a Goodwill Ambassador to the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Bridgewater continues to appeal for international solidarity to finance global grass-roots projects in the fight against world hunger. 

New York, New York.  In observation of the 31st United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization’s World Food Day and coinciding with the 66th anniversary of the founding of the FAO, a special ceremony is being held in New York City October 27th that will bring together the prominent people and opinion leaders from UN system, humanitarian and development organizations and the private sector. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Music Legend Lionel Ritchie will Debut Tracks from Highly Anticipated Country Duets Album, “Tuskegee” at “The 45th Annual CMA Awards” | Nov. 9th, 2011

Lionel Richie to Debut Songs From His Highly Anticipated Country Duets Album – Tuskegee – on “The 45th Annual CMA Awards” Airing Nov. 9 on ABC
 


NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — International icon Lionel Richie will release Tuskegee, his much-anticipated Country duets album, in March on Mercury Nashville, after debuting songs on the national broadcast of “The 45th Annual CMA Awards,” airing live Wednesday, Nov. 9 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. To continue, please click “MORE”!