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  • City of Detroit Media Producers Up For Emmy

    May 20, 15 by Larry Buford Leave a comment

    *Two City of Detroit media producers have been nominated for the Emmy Award in the category of Historic/Cultural – Program Special. Phylecia Wilson and cohort Sanders ‘Skip’ Bryant IV will compete against each other in the same category – Wilson for The Style of Motown, and Bryant for Going Back to Motown both of which […]

  • Dave Chappelle Heckled, Booed at Detroit Show; Folks Walk Out (Watch)

    Apr 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Dave Chappelle was accused of being too late and too drunk to perform during a Thursday gig in Detroit that had audience members running to Facebook demanding refunds. According to TMZ, the comedian’s 9:30 p.m. show at the Fillmore went off the rails before it even started, with the performer showing up at late. “We waited […]

  • Baltimore Mimics Detroit: 25,000 Households to Lose Access to Water

    Apr 7, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via: Think Progress)—Starting this week, 25,000 households in Baltimore will suddenly lose their access to water for owing bills of $250 or more, with very little notice given and no public hearings. Rita, a renter in Southeast Baltimore who asked to remain anonymous for this story in order to protect her two children from being […]

  • Black Hollywood Live’s ‘This Week': Khloe K, Tasha Smith, Usher & Tameka Sex Tape & More

    Nov 15, 14 by bhlivederrial Leave a comment

    *BHL: This Week — In this episode Black Hollywood Live hosts Derrial Christon, Courtney Stewart and DJ Jesse Janedy discuss news for the week of November 14th, 2014. Jesse opens up with Viral: Man Claims He Is No Longer Gay, Khloe Kardashian Racist?, Andy Cohen Under Fire. Courtney switches to talk about Detroit Upset With […]

  • Smokey Robinson Urges Corporate Investment in Detroit

    Sep 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Smokey Robinson is urging multi-millionaire tycoons to invest in the industrial ghost town of Detroit to create thousands of jobs as a boost for local families. The crooner was born and raised in the city and went on to launch his stellar career on the roster of Detroit-based Motown Records. He has watched in despair […]

  • Eddie Murphy to Film ‘Beverly Hills Cop 4’ in Detroit

    Jun 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The state of Michigan has approved $13.5 million in incentives for the fourth installment of Eddie Murphy’s “Beverly Hills Cop” franchise, which will be filmed in and around Detroit, officials announced Thursday. Murphy will return to his role as Axel Foley, Brett Ratner will direct and Jerry Bruckheimer will produce the film for Paramount Pictures, […]