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August 1, 2019

Brandy To Be Honored With The BMI President’s Award At The 2019 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards


 
Brandy To Be Honored With The BMI President’s Award At The 2019 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards
 
ATLANTA, July 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) will honor multi-platinum, GRAMMY Award-winning singer/songwriter and actress Brandy with the BMI President’s Award at its 2019 R&B/Hip-Hop Awards on Thursday, August 29th.

Gregory Porter Announces New Podcast Series, “The Hang” | LISTEN!


 
GREGORY PORTER ANNOUNCES
“THE HANG”
 
A BRAND NEW PODCAST SERIES
 
“It’s beautifully simple – in each episode I sit down and talk with a close friend of mine, we shoot the breeze about music, life, cars, food, wine, whatever…” – Gregory Porter
 
He has made chart history and brought jazz to the masses around the globe, won GRAMMYs, graced the world’s most prestigious stages, appeared on the biggest TV shows, and now he has his very own podcast.

Pianist Uri Caine to Release New Album “The Passion of Octavius Catto” on Aug. 30th, 2019 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Pianist/Composer Uri Caine Presents
The Passion of Octavius Catto, in Tribute to Philadelphia’s
19th Century Freedom Fighter Octavius Catto
 
Ten-Part Composition for Jazz Trio, Chamber Orchestra
and Gospel Choir Feat. Barbara Walker
 
In the fall of 2017 Philadelphia unveiled a statue of Octavius Catto in front of City Hall. Catto was a 19th Century African-American freedom fighter known for his work as an abolitionist, educator, pioneering baseball player, and civil and voting rights advocate.

Saxophonist Reggie Codrington to Release New Single “Sunny Skies” | LISTEN!


 
“Sunny Skies” help urban-jazz saxophonist
Reggie Codrington endure with a smile
 
FAYETTEVILLE (2 August 2019): When the burden of caring for aging and ailing parents is added to the daily stresses and strains, sometimes simply seeing sunny skies is enough to help get through the day. That scenario is what inspired urban-jazz saxophonist Reggie Codrington’s new single, “Sunny Skies,” which he wrote with bassist-producer Darryl Williams.