Multi-Platinum and Three-Time Grammy Award-Winning Producer, Singer, Songwriter Teddy Riley to Receive the 2016 Soul Train Legend Award
Multi-platinum and three-time Grammy Award-winning producer, singer-songwriter, artist, musician and technology expert Teddy Riley, also known as the creator and king of New Jack Swing, is set to receive the coveted Legend Award.
TV One Network to Air Allstate Gospel Superfest Holiday Special This November and December
Cincinnati, OH, August 2, 2016 – Unity Media Limited, which produces and distributes the world renowned Gospel Superfest Television series, is pleased to announce its broadcast agreement with the TV One Network to air the Allstate Gospel Superfest “A Holiday Special” for the 2016 holiday season.
En Vogue set to perform on ABC’s ‘hit’ summer series “Greatest Hits” Thursday, July 21st
LOS ANGELES (July 18, 2016) – En Vogue is joining the elite group of legendary artists to perform on the hit ABC’s summer music series, “Greatest Hits”. The series, hosted by comedian, Arsenio Hall, features new and veteran acts performing songs from the 1980s, 90s, and 00s. The group will perform “Free Your Mind” supported by, June’s Diary, whom En Vogue mentored during season one of the BET reality TV docu-series, Chasing Destiny, executive produced and hosted by Kelly Rowland of Destiny Child.
ACTRESS & RECORDING ARTIST ANTONIQUE SMITH JOINS THE CAST OF FOX’S POLICE BRUTALITY SERIES “SHOTS FIRED”
ANTONIQUE SMITH PREPARES FOR THE RELEASE OF THE CLIMATE CHANGE FOC– USED MUSIC VIDEO FOR “ALL WE REALLY HAVE IS NOW”
New York, NY – April 26, 2016 – Actress and Grammy nominated recording artist Antonique Smith joins the cast of the upcoming FOX police brutality series, “Shots Fired”. Antonique joins the already revealed A-list cast; Sanaa Lathan, Helen Hunt, Richard Dreyfus, Stephen Moyer and Tristan Wilds, just to name a few.
TWO-TIME GRAMMY® WINNER TYE TRIBBETT
TAPPED AS HOST OF BET’S NEW SUNDAY MORNING
INSPIRATIONAL SERIES ‘JOYFUL NOISE’
NEW YORK, NEW YORK (Monday, April 25, 2016) — BET Networks has announced the new programming that’s heading to its network of stations which includes BET and Centric. The announcement came at its annual Upfront presentation last week, with a commitment to offer more original programming than ever before. It was announced that Two – time GRAMMY®, Soul Train, Dove and Stellar Award winning recording artist Tye Tribbett has been tapped to host the network’s new Sunday morning inspirational series JOYFUL NOISE.
SAINTS & SINNERS ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK,
FROM THE NEW SMASH HIT BOUNCE TV SERIES,
TO BE RELEASED ON FRIDAY MARCH 25, 2016
8-TRACK ALBUM FEATURES BIG BOI, DEITRICK HADDON, ERICA CAMPBELL, JEEZY, LECRAE, KELLY PRICE, KEITH ROBINSON, KORYN HAWTHORNE, JOHNTA AUSTIN, AND MORE
NEW SONGS AVAILABLE INSTANTLY ON PRE-ORDER NOW on iTUNES, INCLUDES “SINNERS,” “GOTTA BE A MAN,” AND “KEEP HOLDING ON (ALRIGHT)”
Nashville, TN (March 11, 2016) – Entertainment One Music (eOne Music) will be releasing a star-studded soundtrack in conjunction with Bounce TV for the network’s new hit drama series Saints & Sinners. The new album Saints & Sinners: Original Soundtrack From Season 1, will be out on Friday March 25, 2016 exclusively via all digital retailers.
Jazz Artist BEN TANKARD Takes Home 14th Career Stellar Award For Instrumental CD of the Year!
Ben Tankard Prepares For Season 3 of THICKER THAN WATER: THE TANKARDS and
New Book THE FULL TANK LIFE
Nashville, TN — Gospel/Jazz instrumentalist Ben Tankard won his first Stellar Gospel Music Award as New Artist of The Year in 1989. With an incredible career span of three decades, the musical pioneer has earned the title of “Godfather of Gospel Jazz” and earned his fourteenth Stellar Award over the weekend in Las Vegas, NV. Tankard took home the honor for Best Instrumental CD of the Year for his FULL TANK 2.0 album.
A NEW SINGLE FROM KELLY PRICE
Available NOW on iTunes, Amazon and GooglePlay!
Nashville, TN (February 24, 2016) – Seven-time GRAMMY®-nominated singer and songwriter Kelly Price makes a declarative statement with the release of her new single “Everytime (Grateful),” which is available now via all digital retailers, and just released to radio. Driven by her beloved voice, Price penned the song, with co-writers Troy Taylor, Johnta Austin, and James Foye III.
Austin City Limits Showcases Two Soul Sensations: Leon Bridges and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
New Episode Premieres February 6th on PBS
Austin, TX—February 5, 2016—Austin City Limits (ACL) gives you the best seat in the house for two of today’s hottest soul sensations: Leon Bridges sharing the bill with Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats. The new episode premieres Saturday, February 6th at 8pm CT/9pm ET as part of ACL’s Season 41.
THIRTEEN’s “American Masters” Celebrates Rock ‘n’ Roll Legend Fats Domino During Black History Month on PBS
Fats Domino and The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll premieres nationally on the legendary performer’s 88th birthday Friday, February 26 at 10 p.m. (check local listings)
NEW YORK, Jan. 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Fats Domino was one of the most popular rockers of the 1950s and early 60s. His achievements and record sales during that time were rivaled only by Elvis Presley. With his boogie-woogie piano playing rooted in blues, rhythm & blues, and jazz, he became one of the inventors, along with Presley, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis and Little Richard of a revolutionary genre of music, rock ‘n’ roll.