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Def Jam Recordings to Release “Coming 2 America Original Motion Picture Soundtrack” on March 5th, 2021 | WATCH NEW TRAILER!


 
DEF JAM RECORDINGS SET TO RELEASE COMING 2 AMERICA ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK ON MARCH 5TH
 
“I’M A KING” – NEW SONG FROM BOBBY SESSIONS & MEGAN THEE STALLION FEATURED IN OFFICIAL TRAILER – OUT TOMORROW
 
NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Def Jam Recordings announces the release of the Coming 2 America Original Motion Picture Soundtrack on March 5, 2021.

Legendary Music Label Philadelphia International Records Celebrates 50th Anniversary In 2021


 
Legendary Music Label Philadelphia International Records Celebrates 50th Anniversary In 2021
 
Historic Music Label, Legacy Recordings & Warner Chappell Music Collaborating On Yearlong Campaign Paying Homage To Incredible Music Legacy
 
NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, and Warner Chappell Music, the global publishing arm of Warner Music Group, are thrilled to announce today the launch of the yearlong campaign in 2021 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of one of music’s most historic record labels, Philadelphia International Records.

Blue Note Records Announces The Classic Vinyl Reissue Series | See Release Schedule!


 
BLUE NOTE RECORDS ANNOUNCES THE CLASSIC VINYL REISSUE SERIES
 
A CONTINUATION OF THE LABEL’S ACCLAIMED BLUE NOTE 80 VINYL REISSUE SERIES
THAT WILL FEATURE ALL-ANALOG 180g VINYL PRESSINGS OF CLASSIC BLUE NOTE TITLES
 
Blue Note Records has announced the Classic Vinyl Reissue Series, a continuation of the label’s acclaimed Blue Note 80 Vinyl Reissue Series which was launched in celebration of Blue Note’s 80th anniversary in 2019.

The 29th Annual Bounce Trumpet Awards: Stand Up | Set to Air Dec. 13th, 2020


 
Bounce Trumpet Awards To Honor Naomi Campbell, Yara Shahidi, Stacey Abrams, & Tommie Smith As 2020 Recipients In Special Year Paying Tribute To Those Fighting For Social Justice
 
Mariah Carey, Lee Daniels and Jesse Williams Among Presenters, Musical Performances by Busta Rhymes, Anthony Hamilton, Terrace Martin and Bell Biv Devoe
 
Ceremony Set To Air Sunday, December 13th at 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT) Ahead of World Broadcast Premiere Of With Drawn Arms
 
ATLANTA, Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Bounce, the first and only broadcast and multi-platform entertainment network serving African Americans, has announced the full roster of honorees for the 2020 Bounce Trumpet Awards which annually recognize the outstanding accomplishments of African Americans who have succeeded against great odds and inspired success in others.

BAM & GEC Announce the Formation of The Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame


 
Black American Music Association (BAM) And Georgia Entertainment Caucus (GEC) Announce the Formation of The Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame
 
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today the Black American Music Association (BAM) and the Georgia Entertainment Caucus (GEC) announced the formation of the Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame (WOF).

Singer Keyla Richardson Announces LIVE Virtual Concert | Oct. 20th, 2020 @ 8pm EST/5pm PST


 
CHART-TOPPER KEYLA RICHARDSON ANNOUNCES ENCORE LIVE VIRTUAL CONCERT TONIGHT AT 8PM EST
 
NEW SINGLE “PRAYER WILL CHANGE THINGS” IMPACTING GOSPEL RADIO FORMATS NOW
 
NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA (October 20, 2020) – – Today, chart-topping powerhouse vocalist Keyla Richardson has announced an encore presentation of her live virtual concert taking place tonight, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at 8PM EST. Richardson will perform songs from her new So Good CD recorded live in New Orleans. Tickets are available here for $7.

Multiple Award-Winning Recording Artists Appear in TWIST2020 Voter Participation Event


 
Unprecedented, All-Star Women’s
“This Is Why I Vote” Campaign Encourages Voting Ahead of Pivotal 2020 Election
 
(Los Angeles, CA– October 6, 2020) Multiple award-winning recording artists Patti Austin, Chaka Khan, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Brenda Russell, Sheila E., Terri Lyne Carrington, India.Arie, Ledisi, Siedah Garrett, Lisa Fischer, and Lalah Hathaway have formed TWIST (Tuff Women In Strange Times), a dynamic coalition of superstar female talent to rally voters to the polls for Election Day 2020.

Singer Kierra Sheard’s New Single “It Keeps Happening” Hits #1 on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay Chart


 
KIERRA SHEARD GARNERS #1 MILESTONE WITH BILLBOARD HIT GOSPEL SINGLE
“IT KEEPS HAPPENING”
 
Nashville, TN (September 22, 2020) – Chart topper Kierra Sheard hits another #1 milestone, as the GRAMMY® nominated and Stellar Award-winning inspirational artist and actress garners #1 on the latest Billboard Gospel Airplay chart for her single “It Keeps Happening.” The hit song marks her first #1 single at Gospel radio as a solo artist, and her third #1 overall on the Gospel Airplay chart.