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  • Dr. Roma Benjamin, On A Mission To Teach Our Kids

    Mar 1, 15 by LaRita Shelby 1 Comment


    *Dr. Roma Benjamin says enough is enough! Benjamin is a former principal of Rowland School in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and she is a youth literacy advocate who was compelled to quit her job to start fresh and teach children the basic skills that they were lacking from the public school system. The New Sound  Literacy and […]

  • BET Premieres Book of Negroes

    Feb 17, 15 by LaRita 'Jazzy Rita' Shelby 3 Comments


    *BET kicked off the mini-series “The Book of Negroes“ Monday night with a stunning debut by Shailyn Pierre-Dixon as the young Aminata, whose riveting performance set the tone for the gracious and fiercely potent Aunjanue Ellis as the adult Aminata Diallo. Ms. Ellis added beauty, fluidity and seething bravery to every realistic and detailed account of the woman’s life […]

  • GRAMMY Foundation Execs Chime in on Music and Education (Listen)

    Feb 8, 15 by LaRita 'Jazzy Rita' Shelby Leave a comment


    *Scott Goldman, Vice President of The GRAMMY Foundation & MusiCares and David Sears, Executive Education Director of The GRAMMY Foundation shared a brief chat with EURweb’s Jazzy Rita at Club Nokia on the occasion of the GRAMMY Foundation’s second annual Music Educator Award™. On February 4, 2015 more than 400 students from the greater Los […]

  • FORD Hands the Car Keys Over to GRAMMY Music Educator of the Year Recipient Jared Cassedy!

    Feb 7, 15 by ESPR and LaRita Shelby Leave a comment


    *Los Angeles – Ford Motor Company is expanding its long-time support of the GRAMMY Foundation®’s GRAMMY in the Schools®initiative by donating additional money through Ford’s innovative Drive 4 UR School program – as well as a new 2015 Ford vehicle to the 2015 Music Educator of the Year. The Music Educator Award™ was established by […]

  • Experience Carmen Lundy’s ‘Soul To Soul’ (Watch/Listen)

    Feb 3, 15 by LaRita "Jazzy Rita" Shelby Leave a comment


    *To say that Carmen Lundy is sultry is an understatement. Hers is a timeless style and sound that endures across the decades. Her melodious renditions have emerged once more with the release of her latest album “Soul To Soul” on the Afrasia label.  Having traveled extensively, Carmen is quite popular on the global music scene. […]

  • ‘I Am Entitled’ Pt 4: The Man’s Confession

    Dec 23, 14 by The PJ Style Team Leave a comment


    *Poetic Justice Jeans celebrates curvy women all year long. When it comes to fashion they get it right for women who are all about that bass, and the men who love them. When it comes to gift giving this season Comedian Ernie G says fellas ‘no more lies!’ He’s found the perfect solution for the […]