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  • T-Boz, Estelle, Monica Join Janelle Monae in ‘Electric Lady’ Video (Watch)

    Jul 31, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Janelle Monae gathered up some high-powered women to make cameos in a sorority-themed video for her song, “Electric Lady.” The singer enhances her usual black-and-white get-up with a red midriff-baring shirt. Also, her usual restrained pompadour is now wild and free. The narrative has Monae at a party for the Electro Phi Betas sorority.  A wall of Electro Phi Beta alumnae […]

  • Janelle Monae Nabs Billboard’s Rising Star Award

    Oct 24, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Janelle Monáe’s budding career will be recognized with Billboard’s Rising Star Award. The artist will be honored at the 2013 Billboard Women in Music event, to be held in New York City on Dec. 10. Monáe will be joined on the night with P!nk, who will be feted with this year’s Woman of the Year […]

  • THE (10-18-13) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Oct 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE You have a right to your thoughts and […]

  • Esperanza Spalding Sued Over Album Cover

    Feb 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Jazz star Esperanza Spalding is facing legal action over the cover art for her latest album. The musician, who famously beat Justin Bieber to win the Best New Artist Grammy in 2011, has been hit with a $500,000 lawsuit from photographer Kevin Ryan, who claims he never received any credit for images featured on the […]

  • Smithsonian Magazine Awards Esperanza Spalding with New Honor

    Dec 8, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *Bassist Esperanza Spalding is still wooing crowds with her peculiar style of music; blending jazz, R&B, and classical for one phenomenal sound. She was awarded for her groundbreaking compositions at the first annual Smithsonian Magazine American Ingenuity Awards. Artists in all categories, including technology, performing and visual arts, natural and physical sciences, education, historical scholarship, […]

  • Esperanza Spalding Heads to the Apollo

    Oct 24, 12 by jeveal1 Leave a comment


    *Due to popular demand, Bowery Presents has added a second Esperanza Spalding show at the Apollo Theater, set for October 27,2012 at 8pm. Both performances will feature the bassist, vocalist and composer on the Apollo stage performing songs from her latest album, Radio Music Society. This concert will mark Spalding’s debut at the legendary Theater […]