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LOS ANGELES, CA – January 19, 2021– The 2022 Grammy Awards has locked in a new day for its award show.  Due to the ongoing rise of COVID cases, April has become the new month and Las Vegas has become the new home for the recently postponed Award ceremony. The awards will also be broadcasted […]

ATLANTA, GA. – Multi-platinum-selling performer and award-winning songwriter Dante Bowe is closing out a record year with two GRAMMY Award Nominations. He is up for Best Gospel Performance/Song for “Voice of God” as well as “joyful,” the lead single from his critically acclaimed album, circles. Dante is also nominated for Best Gospel Performance/Song with Elevation […]

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Mariah Carey launched her very first Holiday Collection today, announcing the news with a commercial shared across Carey’s social accounts. Available this season at Target and Wal-Mart, fans can shop the collection now at MariahCarey.com.  Inspired by her record-breaking classic “All I Want for Christmas Is You,” fans and those who […]

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Black Promoters Collective (BPC), a coalition of the top Black, veteran, and  independent live entertainment promoters, announces today its official formation as a 100 percent, Black-owned organization dedicated to advancing the profile of independent Black promoters in the music industry and placing urban music back in the hands of Black promoters at […]

NEW YORK, NY – November 18, 2021 – Today, BET announced three-time GRAMMY® award-winning singer-songwriter and producer Maxwell will receive the ‘Legend’ award at the 2021 “Soul Train Awards”. Award-winning and multiplatinum singer/songwriter, actor, entrepreneur, and author Ashanti will be the recipient of the ‘Lady of Soul’ honor. The 2021 “Soul Train Awards” premieres Sunday, November 28 at 8 PM ET/PT on BET and BET Her. […]

New York, NY February 10th, 2021: Nearly a year after beginning his #WorshipWednesdays livestream services for stay-at-home worship services, gospel singer-songwriter and worship leader Israel Houghton is announcing pre-orders and sharing the first single, “Hymn of Breakthrough,” from a new live album Feels Like Home: The Quarantine Worship Experience. The album, which will be released […]

Stellar Award winner and celebrated praise and worship anthem writer, Todd Dulaney, returns with a brand-new single, “Revelation 4,” inspired spontaneously by the Word of God. This new single finds Dulaney leading listeners back to the scriptures for hope, comfort, answers, instructions, and everything to live life according to the Bible. “The book of Revelation gives us very specific visuals of what’s […]

 “I believe I could tell at least 100 stories about specific times the Lord kept and delivered me, whether it be from sickness, trouble, carelessness or dangers seen and unseen,” shares, Reverend Luther Barnes. For more than three hit-making and award-winning decades, the celebrated Rev. Barnes has delivered the essence of gospel music no matter […]

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Stacey Abrams will speak about moving forward after a setback at the inaugural California Conference for Women, a virtual event to be held on March 4th. Abrams, the first Black woman in U.S. history to earn a major party nomination for governor, will share her own journey of moving from setback to success. […]

The biggest Sunday in sports just got SHAQ sized – Shaquille O’Neal is set to bring his unrivaled game-day energy to millions of living rooms with the ultimate Big Game Sunday Kick-Off Show: Mercari Presents The SHAQ Bowl.  Broadcasting live from Tampa, Florida, in a custom-built SHAQ Bowl stadium, the all-new event will feature professional athletes, celebrities, and A-list stars […]

The following is a joint statement from Karen Boykin-Towns, Vice-Chair of the NAACP National Board of Directors and Chairman of the NAACP Image Awards Committee; Connie Orlando, EVP of Specials, Music Programming & Music Strategy, BET; Executive Producers Reggie Hudlin and Phil Gurin; Co-Executive Producer Byron Phillips; and Producer Robin Reinhardt. “After careful consideration and guidance from health experts and state and local government, […]

Los Angeles, CA — Deitrick Haddon hit the ground running with a power packed 2021 New Year’s Eve celebration featuring top Gospel artists and he’s poised to continue into 2021 with new music and performances to share with fans.   Deitrick Haddon delivers another heart grabbing single to radio with his newest release “Complete Me”. The contemporary […]