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The Hezekiah Walker Center for Gospel Music at Virginia Union University (VUU) will host auditions for the 2023 VUU Gospel Choir next month, beginning Friday, February 3. Auditions are open to VUU students and the general public. Those interested are asked to complete the form, here, to schedule their audition. Auditions will be held on the […]

Nashville, TN (January 15, 2023) – MNRK Music Group celebrates its nominations categories for the 54th NAACP Image Awards. Jonathan McReynolds, James Fortune, and MAJOR. collectively bring in three nominations. The winners will be revealed during the two-hour LIVE TV special, airing Saturday, February 25th, 2023 at 8:00 PM ET on BET and 8:00 PM PT […]

(Los Angeles, CA) –  The year 2022 was filled with record breaking moments for gospel singer, CeCe Winans. The chart-topping soloist completed a national sold out tour; released her 6th book- “Believe For It: Passing on Faith To The Next Generation” (K-LOVE Books), taped 10 episodes for season two of her popular YouTube Show, Generations; […]

(Black PR Wire) NEW YORK, NY – One of the greatest writer/directors in film history, Spike Lee will be honored with the Writers Guild of America, East’s Ian McLellan Hunter Award for Career Achievement at the 75th Annual Writers Guild Awards at New York’s Edison Ballroom on Sunday, March 5, 2023. The Hunter Award was established in […]

Thirty years after being introduced to Gospel music fans as a member of Commissioned, Marvin Sapp is still making chart-topping, relevant hits that are a part of every Gospel music lover’s playlist. Widely known and celebrated for his massive cross-over hit “Never Would Have Made It,” Marvin Sapp is a multiple-award winning Gospel artist and […]

(Black PR Wire) As production starts for Tyler Perry’s exciting new project for Netflix, Six Triple Eight, an all-star cast has been announced. Beloved host, producer, and actress Oprah Winfrey and acclaimed actress Kerry Washington are joining the cast of the upcoming epic film. The two talents will star alongside actress Ebony Obsidian, known for her role […]

(Black PR Wire) The latest in a recent string of important stories from the accomplished director, Tyler Perry has signed on to write and direct “Six Triple Eight”, an epic drama that tells the true story of the only all-Black, all-female battalion during World War II, for Netflix. Perry had previously teased this project to […]

CARLSBAD, Calif., Jan. 16, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Stephen Curry, the four-time NBA champion and two-time MVP, and Callaway Golf today announced that they have agreed to a multi-year extension of their partnership. Together, they will continue to work on various initiatives, with a strong focus on expanding the game by making it more accessible to […]

(Black PR Wire) SANTA MONICA, CALIF. — GRAMMY® Award-winning artists Dr. Dre, Missy Elliott and Lil Wayne, and music executive Sylvia Rhone will be honored during the Recording Academy® Honors Presented By The Black Music Collective event taking place during GRAMMY® Week at the Hollywood Palladium on Thurs, Feb. 2, 2023. All four honorees will […]

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Jan. 16, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Make-up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS) announced today that actress, director, and executive producer Angela Bassett will be honored with the 2023 Distinguished Artisan Award. She will accept the honor at the Annual MUAHS Awards, celebrating the 10th Anniversary and presented by Dyson and HASK® Beauty, on Saturday, February 11, 2023, at The Beverly Hilton. The announcement […]

(New York, NY) — Singer-Songwriter, Brian Courtney Wilson, will appear on the top-rated “SHERRI” show Monday, January 16. Brian will perform his new single, “Always Peace,” live as part of a special commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. You can find where to watch SHERRI here. In support of his current album, TRANSITIONS, Wilson is prepping […]

(New York, NY- January 13, 2023) — Multi-platinum rising Gospel legend, Erica Campbell, is kicking off the new year with a bright, sunny new single celebrating and offering listeners the opportunity to share in the joy she’s found in life. Arriving Friday, January 13, 2023, the new single “Feel Alright (Blessed)” is an up-tempo affirmation […]