NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) will honor the multiple award-winning songwriter/rapper/producer and actor Busta Rhymes with the BMI Icon Award at its 2022 R&B/Hip-Hop Awards on September 7. The private event, held at the LIV Nightclub Miami Beach, will be hosted by BMI President & CEO Mike O’Neill and BMI Vice President, Creative (Atlanta) Catherine Brewton. “As one of the pioneers of hip-hop, we are excited to […]

(Black PR Wire) NEW YORK)– ESSENCE, the number one media, technology and commerce company dedicated to Black women globally, is continuing the year-long celebration of its 50th anniversary with the announcement of GRAMMY-award winning artists Bruno Mars and Janet Jackson as mainstage headliners for the 2020 ESSENCE Festival of Culture™ presented by Coca-Cola. This will […]

Gospel Singer Kierra Sheard Performed two of Brandy’s Hit songs for the special night Atlanta, GA- August 30, 2019- Last night, BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) celebrated the songwriters, producers and publishers of the past year’s most-performed R&B/hip-hop songs during the 2019 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards held at the Sandy Springs Arts Center in Atlanta. Multiple-award-winning singer/songwriter […]

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The R&B songstress took to Instagram to ask her fans to pray for her brother.

Gospel singer, songwriter & worship leader Anthony Evans talks about his new album.

A documentary about Sharon Jones competes for an Image award. It chronicles her cancer battle and her pursuit of a music career.

Unsung, is kicking off its 10th season tonight with an episode centered on the amazing SWV.

Singer Kenny Lattimore came by the studio to talk about his upcoming Christmas album- the first he’s ever done -and talks about being a man of Christian faith who sings R&B. As Erica Campbell points out, many music-lovers of Christian faith don’t know how many R&B artists are out there who are truly rooted in […]

Seven-time Grammy nominated singer Joe joined Erica Campbell and GRIFF live at the Allstate Family Reunion! He talks the journey of being an artist and his personal goal of making music that “treated people with respect and had a lot of class.” He also talks about working with Bishop T.D. Jakes on their song, “Closer.” […]

Keyboardist, Composer, Producer and Singer George Duke is dead at the age of 67. Duke died at St. John’s Hospital in Los Angeles on Monday.…

R&B star, actress, producer and multi-Grammy Award winning performer Mary J. Blige, a proud born-again Christian, has revealed that the tragic death of the iconic singer Whitney Houston made her realize it was finally time to face her demon of alcohol addiction. Blige, now 42, spoke just a few days ago in an exclusive conversation […]

“Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kandi Burruss is in the hot seat with the Holy Rollers Immaculate Committee.  On this week’s episode of RHOA, Kandi debuted her new gospel single “Stay Prayed Up”, produced by national gospel music recording artist and pastor Marvin Sapp. “Stay Prayed Up” went to No.1 on iTunes Gospel chart, soon […]