Entertainment

interscope

Khan to Cali-Scope

Veteran industry promotion executive Larry Khan has been appointed SVP/Urban Promotion for Interscope Records. Khan was most recently EVP for Jive Records, based in New York. In his new position, Khan will ... Read More...
john legend

Legend’s Reach

John Legend recently inked a development deal with HBO to produce a drama about a down low rapper.  Now John has a development deal in place with Showtime. John Legend has a deal with Showtime to produce a half... Read More...
kurtisblow

Hip Hop Feeds the Hungry

When rapper turned reverend Carl Guillard, CEO of “Savannah Feed The Hungry” realized the growing number of  children in his Georgia town on the brink of severe hunger he turned to another rapper turned rev... Read More...
puffjohnson

Puff Johnson Succumbs to Cancer

Detroit native Puff Johnson has lost her battle with cancer. She’s best known for her singles “Forever More” and “Over & Over” and has appeared on film soundtracks such as The First Wives Club and Bad Boys.... Read More...
soultrain

Hippest Trip in America

Nick Cannon, aka Mr. Get-Another-Check has announced he is resurrecting the longest running TV dance show in history, “Soul Train” for a new generation through his production company NCredible Entertainment... Read More...
tupac

Stars for 2Pac and Tavis

Tupac Shakur and Tavis Smiley are the latest celebrities who have been nominated to receive stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2014. The honor comes nearly 17 years after the rapper’s death. With over 7... Read More...
ESSENCE

The Essence Experience gets Sirius

Sirius XM Radio announced the launch of “The ESSENCE Experience,” a three-week series of live, call-in shows on which the editors of the national women’s magazine, ESSENCE, will discuss women’s issues, ... Read More...
MARYJ

Mo’ Money Drama

Mary J. Blige is being sued again for allegedly cancelling a concert in Dallas, so that she could perform with the Rolling Stones in New York. Vision Entertainment Worldwide (VEW) is suing Mary J. and her p... Read More...
al bell

Al Bell’s Career Development School

Al Bell Presents, LLC Announces Reemergence into Current Marketplace with Career Development Division Although he never really left the entertainment business after building Stax Records into the nation’s pr... Read More...
radio

The Power of Urban Radio

Registration is now open for the 13th  on Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at the Westin City Center in Washington, DC. This will be an exceptional forum of CEO’s and global marketers to discuss the strategic import... Read More...