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Songwriter Diane Warren To Be Honored By Point Foundation | Sept. 13th, 2014

Point Foundation Diane Warren
 
Prolific Songwriter To Receive Award at “Voices On Point” Concert and Dinner, September 13 at Los Angeles’ Hyatt Regency Century Plaza
 
LOS ANGELES, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Point Foundation (Point) will present its Leadership Award to songwriter Diane Warren, whose work has been recognized with Grammy® and Golden Globe® awards and multiple Academy Award® nominations. The Point Leadership Award is given to an individual who has achieved prominence in their professional career and unequivocally supported the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community.

Alicia Keys to Headline Special Panel @ 2014 ESSENCE Festival

Alicia Keys
at The 2014 ESSENCE Festival To Headline a Special ESSENCE Empowerment Experience Panel With Greater Than AIDS:



“Through Love of Self, Family and Community, Empowering Black Women to End AIDS”

Friday, July 4th at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans


MENLO PARK, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Fifteen time Grammy Award-winning artist and HIV advocate Alicia Keys will join with Greater Than AIDS and ESSENCE to headline a special ESSENCE Empowerment Experience panel on Friday, July 4th (specific time to be announced) in New Orleans on “Through Love of Self, Family and Community, Empowering Black Women to End AIDS.”

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Berry Gordy and Smokey Robinson to be Honored by The Grammy Museum® on Nov. 11th, 2013

THE GRAMMY M– USEUM® TO HONOR
BERRY GORDY AND SMOKEY ROBINSON WITH
FIRST-EVER ARCHITECTS OF SOUND AWARDS ON NOV. 11


 
Motown-Themed Gala, Hosted by Randy Jackson, Will Take Place at
Club Nokia at L.A. LIVE and Will Help Celebrate the Museum’s Five-Year Anniversary
 
Boyz II Men and Kelly Rowland Are the First Artists Announced to Perform at Gala Tribute Concert, with Proceeds Benefitting Museum Programs

 
LOS ANGELES (Oct. 21, 2013) — Motown founder Berry Gordy and GRAMMY® winner Smokey Robinson will be honored with The GRAMMY Museum®’s first-ever Architects of Sound Award, it was announced today by Bob Santelli, executive director of the Museum.
 
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Ne-Yo & The Compound Foundation to Honor Actor Louis Gossett, Jr. at Benefit Aug. 17th, 2013

Multi-Platinum
Grammy Winning Singer/Songwriter Ne-Yo And His Charity, The Compound
Foundation, To Honor Academy Award-Winning Actor Louis Gossett, Jr.
& Celebrity Photographer Johnny Nunez At 2nd Annual “Fostering A
Legacy” Benefit
Saturday, August 17th

CARTOON NETWORK PRESIDENT & COO STUART C. SNYDER TO RECEIVE CORPORATE AWARD

ACTOR/COMEDIAN
KEVIN HART TO CO-HOST BENEFIT HONORING EXEMPLARY INDIVIDUALS FOR THEIR
LEADERSHIP IN FOSTER CARE, ADOPTION, & COMMUNITY WORK WITH A SPECIAL
MUSICAL PERFORMANCE BY ESTELLE

THE COMPOUND FOUNDATION JOINS MISSION BIG FOR OFFICIAL AFTER-PARTY AND DECEMBER CONCERT CELEBRATION BRUNCH

SPONSORS INCLUDE PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA MALIBU RED, COCA COLA, LIBERTY HELICOPTER & EMPIRE CLS



NEW YORK, Aug.12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Multi-platinum singer/songwriter Ne-Yo and his charity, the Compound Foundation are pleased to honor Academy award-winning actor Louis Gossett Jr. and celebrity photographer Johnny Nunez at…

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Brian Culbertson’s Napa Valley Jazz Getaway Raises Funds to Benefit The GRAMMY FOUNDATION®

Brian Culbertson’s Napa Valley Jazz Getaway raises a significant sum to benefit The GRAMMY FOUNDATION®


Photo Caption: Brian Culbertson with his 7-foot Mason & Hamlin model BB grand piano that was auctioned June 8, 2013 to benefit The GRAMMY Foundation®. Photo credit: Daniel Ray
 
Mason & Hamlin grand piano the big ticket auction item that helped double last year’s donation to support music education programs in schools
 
Napa, Calif. (25 July 2013): Enthusiastic bidders and generous event sponsors packed the Lincoln Theater in Napa, Calif. on June 8th during Brian Culbertson’s Napa Valley Jazz Getaway to raise an impressive $66,000.00 at a fundraising auction and wine reception to benefit The GRAMMY Foundation® more than doubling last year’s take.

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Stars Celebrate Quincy Jones & Sir Michael Caine’s 80th Birthday

STARS CELEBRATE QUINCY JONES AND SIR MICHAEL CAINE’S 80TH BIRTHDAY AT KEEP MEMORY ALIVE’S 17TH ANNUAL “POWER OF LOVE” GALA IN LAS VEGAS



Event Honored Entertainment Icons and Raised Funds for Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health


LAS VEGAS, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ —Some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry celebrated the 80th birthday of Quincy Jones and Sir Michael Caine Saturday, April 13 at the 17th annual Keep Memory Alive Power of Love Gala at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, Jimmy Jam and More To Appear at ‘Songs of Hope VIIII” | Oct. 18th, 2012

Clive Davis, Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, Jimmy Jam, Trevor Rabin, And More To Appear At Songs Of Hope VIII Benefiting City Of Hope at Rolling Stone Magazine’s ‘House Of Rock’ On Oct. 18



Event to feature special performances and exclusive music auction


SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ —   Clive Davis , Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, Jimmy Jam, Trevor Rabin (composer and vocalist of Grammy Award-winning group Yes) and music and entertainment industry giants committed to fighting cancer, HIV/AIDS, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases will take part in Songs of Hope VIII, a special event and silent auction that supports lifesaving research at City of Hope. Held at Rolling Stone’s exclusive House of Rock in, Santa Monica, Calif., the Oct. 18 event will be emceed by Jimmy Jam and feature an intimate performance by Edmonds.

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Music Diva Janet Jackson Walks The Red Carpet at Special Event

Janet Jackson Rocks The Red Carpet at amfAR Event in Cannes
 

Nutrisystem Success Story Glows in a Pucci Gown

CANNES, France, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Janet Jackson, singer, songwriter, actress, advocate, and author walked the red carpet tonight in Cap d’Antibes, France at the Cinema Against AIDS (amfAR) event being held in conjunction with the Cannes Film Festival. Ms. Jackson glowed in a Pucci by Peter Dundas gown, shoes by Giuseppe Zanotti and jewelry by Pomellato. To continue, please click “MORE”!

“Gospel Goes to Hollywood” Awards Luncheon Hailed as a Success

Gospel Goes to Hollywood Awards Luncheon Hailed as Resounding Success Celebrating the Untold Stories of Faith During Oscar Week

 
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ —  Gospel Goes to Hollywood Awards Luncheon (GGTH) hosted by actress Wendy Raquel Robinson and comedian Jonathan Slocumb, who stepped in for Terry Crews, was hailed as a resounding success throughout Hollywood.  The event, to raise awareness and funds in support of the fight against domestic violence, was held Friday, February 24, 2012 at the historical Taglyan Cultural Complex in Hollywood, CA. To continue, please click “MORE”!

R&B Star Rahsaan Patterson Records Original Song for RAINN | LISTEN to “Don’t Touch Me”

Rahsaan Patterson records anthem, “Don’t Touch Me” for RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network)

“After 30 years I finally have an appreciation and love for myself that has been missing for most of my life. The most important thing for me at this point is to be able to communicate through music and art and help others.”

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO “DON’T TOUCH ME”


R&B Star Rahsaan Patterson Opens Up About Childhood Sexual Abuse


February 22, 2012 – (New York, NY) – Mack Avenue recording artist and soul innovator Rahsaan Patterson is the new celebrity ambassador for RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network), the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. To continue, please click “MORE”!