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The 27th Annual 2019 Bounce Trumpet Awards | World Premieres on Bounce Sun. Feb. 17 at 9:00 p.m. ET


 
Actress Wendy Raquel Robinson and R&B Singer Tank To Host 2019 Bounce Trumpet Awards
 
Tip T.I. Harris, Robert Townsend, MC Lyte, JD McCrary, Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, Dapper Dan & Tim King This Year’s Honorees
 
27th Annual Event Takes Place Sat. Jan. 19 in Atlanta, World Premieres on Bounce Sun. Feb. 17 at 9:00 p.m. ET
 
ATLANTA, Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — NAACP Image® Award-winning Actress Wendy Raquel Robinson and GRAMMY® Award-nominated R&B singer Tank will host the 2019 Bounce Trumpet Awards, an exciting night of inspiration, history and crowd-rousing performances celebrating African-American achievements and contributions.

Jazz at Lincoln Center’s “Roy Hargrove Musical Celebration” to Stream LIVE on Jan. 8th, 2019


 
ROY HARGROVE
MUSICAL CELEBRATION
AVAILABLE VIA LIVE WEBCAST
FROM JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER’S ROSE THEATER
 
Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 7pm ET
 
New York, NY (January 7, 2019) Today, Jazz at Lincoln Center announced the Roy Hargrove Musical Celebration on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 7pm ET will stream live in high-definition audio and video for free to a global audience.

Marcus Miller Releases New Official Music Video for “Que Sera Sera” feat. Selah Sue | WATCH! | Announces New Tour Dates for 2018-2019


 
MARCUS MILLER RELEASES NEW VIDEO FOR “QUE SERA SERA” FEAT. SELAH SUE
 
Bass great Marcus Miller brings the influence of modern urban music to his trademark sound on his genre-defying new album Laid Black. It’s been three years since Miller’s last album, Afrodeezia.

Sarah Dash Premieres New Show, ‘A Tribute To Aretha Franklin: The Queen of Soul’ | Starting Nov. 3rd, 2018


 
Sarah Dash (Legendary Original & Founding Member of Labelle) Premieres
A TRIBUTE TO ARETHA FRANKLIN: THE QUEEN OF SOUL
in three cities in November, including City Winery in New York on November 6
 
New York, NY (October 15, 2018) – Sarah Dash, who made musical magic with Patti Labelle & The Bluebelles and Labelle, will premiere her new show, A Tribute to Aretha Franklin: The Queen of Soul, in three cities this November.

Travis Greene Releases New Single “See The Light” ft. Jekalyn Carr on Oct. 19th, 2018 | Announces New Tour


 
MULTIPLE GRAMMY®-NOMINATED CHART TOPPER TRAVIS GREENE ANNOUNCES SEE THE LIGHT TOUR, AND NEW SINGLE “SEE THE LIGHT” FT. JEKALYN CARR
 
NASHVILLE, TN (October 15, 2018) – Chart-topper Travis Greene continues to be a dominating force, hailed for his unforgettable live performances and creating an anointing blend of musical influence and worship in his new music that ignites audiences worldwide.

Pianist Joey Alexander to Release Holiday EP “A Joey Alexander Christmas” on Nov. 2nd, 2018 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
THREE-TIME GRAMMY® NOMINEE
JOEY ALEXANDER
CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH
A JOEY ALEXANDER CHRISTMAS
Four-Track Digital-Only EP Available 11/2 on Motéma Music
 
Uplifting Holiday Music Project Reflects on Joey’s Deep Faith & Spirituality, with Soulful New Versions of “Oh Come All Ye Faithful,” “What A Friend We have In Jesus” & “What A Wonderful World”
 
New York, NY – October 11, 2018 – To celebrate the upcoming holiday season, three-time GRAMMY® nominee Joey Alexander will release A Joey Alexander Christmas, a four-track digital-only EP, set for November 2 release on Motéma Music.

Gospel Jazz Pianist Ben Tankard Releases New Album “RISE!” | LISTEN To New Single “It’s Working” Feat Kirk Whalum!


 
BEN TANKARD Takes Flight With New Album RISE!
 
Nashville, TN — Your favorite Renaissance Man is Back! Gold and Platinum selling Gospel/Jazz Pianist, bestselling author, reality TV star, private pilot and pastor, Ben Tankard has been thrilling us with Gospel/Jazz for nearly three decades. His new album RISE! promises to be some of his best work yet!

José James Releases New Single “Lovely Day” feat. Lalah Hathaway | LISTEN!


 
JOSÉ JAMES & LALAH HATHAWAY DUET ON
JOYFUL COVER OF BILL WITHERS’ “LOVELY DAY”
 
JAMES’ NEW WITHERS TRIBUTE ALBUM LEAN ON ME
PRODUCED BY DON WAS IS OUT SEPT. 28 ON BLUE NOTE
 
José James joins voices with Lalah Hathaway on a joyful new duet version of Bill Withers’ classic song “Lovely Day,” which is available to stream or download today.

Bluesman Cedric Burnside Releases New Album “Benton County Relic” | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Renowned Mississippi Bluesman
CEDRIC BURNSIDE Releases BENTON COUNTY RELIC
 
Today, award-winning Mississippi bluesman Cedric Burnside releases his album Benton County Relic. Burnside is the grandson of legendary blues musician R.L. Burnside and still lives close to the Holly Springs, Mississippi home where he was raised by R.L.

“A People’s Tribute to the Queen” Celebrating Aretha Franklin Will Be Held August 30th, 2018 at Chene Park Detroit Amphitheatre


 
“A People’s Tribute to the Queen” Celebrating Aretha Franklin Will Be Held August 30 at Chene Park Detroit Amphitheatre
 
DETROIT, Aug. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — More than 40 performing artists will salute the life and legacy of the Queen of Soul Aretha Louise Franklin during “A People’s Tribute to the Queen” event at Chene Park Amphitheatre in downtown Detroit on Thursday August 30, 2018 from 6:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. ET. Gates will open at 5:00 P.M. The musical tribute event is produced by Entertainments Finest.