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Tony! Toni! Tone!’s Raphael Saadiq, D’Wayne Wiggins and Timothy Riley Reunite After 15 Years For “Bay Area Reunion” Concert | Oct. 12th, 2019


 
Tony! Toni! Tone!’s Raphael Saadiq, D’Wayne Wiggins and Timothy Riley Reunite After 15 Years For “Bay Area Reunion” Concert
 
LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 23, 2019 – Raphael Saadiq recently announced that he will reunite for the first time in over 15 years with original founding members D’Wayne Wiggins and Timothy Riley of the groundbreaking 90’s R&B band Tony! Toni! Tone! for the ‘Bay Area Reunion’ concert on October 12 at Oakland Arena (7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, CA.)

Hip-Hop Group The Sugar Hill Gang’s Hit Single “Rapper’s Delight” Turns 40


 
Hip-Hop Single ‘Rapper’s Delight’ Turns 40
 
Hit single produced by hip-hop founder Sylvia Robinson celebrates its legacy
 
ENGLEWOOD, N.J., Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Sugar Hill Records’ hit song “Rapper’s Delight,” the hit track that would forever shape hip-hop, produced by Sylvia Robinson and the Sugar Hill Gang (Michael “Wonder Mike” Wright; Henry “Big Bank Hank” Jackson, and Guy “Master Gee” O’Brien) in 1979, now celebrates its 40th birthday.

The Roots’ “The Tipping Point” to be Reissued on 2LP for 15th Anniv. on July 12th, 2019


 
The Roots’ ‘The Tipping Point’ To Be Reissued For 15th Anniversary On 2LP July 12 Via Geffen/Urban Legends
 
Provocative Fusion Of Alternative Hip-Hop And Neo-Soul Being Repressed On Limited Edition Double Vinyl
 
LOS ANGELES, July 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — In honor of its 15th anniversary, The Roots‘ legendary sixth album The Tipping Point is available once again via Geffen/Urban Legends.

Hidden Beach Recordings Releases New Album “Unwrapped Vol. 8: The Chicago Sessions” | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Unwrapped Vol. 8: The Chicago Sessions 
 
May 28, 2019 (Los Angeles, CA) Hidden Beach Recordings’ Unwrapped series has made a triumphant return with its Unwrapped Vol. 8: The Chicago Sessions album. Released May 24, the 10-cut collection has already garnered glowing coverage.

Rehegoo Music Group Joins Forces With Quincy Jones to Promote ‘Bedroom Artists’


 
Rehegoo Music Group Joins Forces With Legendary Quincy Jones to Promote ‘Bedroom Artists’
 
New Joint Venture Will Give Small-Time Recording Artists a Bigger Platform
 
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Global music production company Rehegoo Music Group, and Quincy Jones Productions, owned by Grammy Legend Award-Winner Quincy Jones, have entered into an unprecedented joint-venture to promote underground artists and give them a voice in the music industry.

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.

Rap Star Childish Gambino Taps Gospel Singer Brent Jones for New Recording


 
Childish Gambino Taps Brent Jones for New Recording!
 
(Hollywood, CA) Riding high on the success of his new #1 hit single “Open Your Mouth and Say Something!” (Billboard’s #1 Most Added Song at Radio), rap superstar Childish Gambino has tapped Grammy & Stellar Award winner Brent Jones to record vocals on his new album!

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! New EP “Robert Glasper x KAYTRANADA: The ArtScience Remixes” | Avail NOW (Digitally) – On Vinyl April 21st, 2018


 
ROBERT GLASPER X KAYTRANADA
THE ARTSCIENCE REMIXES
 
NEW EP OUT NOW DIGITALLY ON BLUE NOTE;
RECORD STORE DAY EXCLUSIVE VINYL OUT APRIL 21
 
3-time GRAMMY-winner Robert Glasper joins forces with the innovative Montreal-based producer KAYTRANADA on Robert Glasper x KAYTRANADA: The ArtScience Remixes, an 8-track EP that reimagines the songs on Robert Glasper Experiment’s acclaimed 2016 album ArtScience.

LL COOL J Launches His Exclusive New SiriusXM Channel “Rock The Bells Radio”


 
LL COOL J Launches His Exclusive New SiriusXM Channel “Rock The Bells Radio” on March 28
 
“Rock the Bells Radio” will allow listeners to look at, and listen to, classic Hip-Hop through the lens of current culture
 
NEW YORK, March 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — SiriusXM announced today that entertainment icon LL COOL J will launch his new SiriusXM classic Hip-Hop channel on March 28 entitled LL COOL J’s “Rock the Bells Radio.”

Snoop Dogg Presents Bible of Love Debut at #1 on Billboard and Nielsen SoundScan Charts


 
SNOOP DOGG PRESENTS BIBLE OF LOVE DEBUTS AT #1
 
Album Sits Atop Billboard and Nielsen SoundScan Charts
Broke Record for Most Streams of a Gospel Album in its First Week with over Three Million
 
Nashville, TN (March 27, 2018) – Legendary artist Snoop Dogg is continuing to break down barriers and set records with his latest music project and first gospel album, Bible of Love (All The Time Entertainment / RCA Inspiration).