Tag Archives: Lionel Richie

  • Billboard Touring Awards Crowns Lionel Richie ‘Legend of Live’

    Jul 25, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Lionel Richie will be named a Legend of Live at the 2014 Billboard Touring Awards, to be held Nov. 20 at The Edison Ballroom in New York City. It’s Billboard’s highest accolade in the touring space, honoring individuals or bands who have made significant and lasting contributions to live music and the touring industry. The […]

  • Essence Festival Breaks Attendance Record With 20th Anniversary Celebration

    Jul 10, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Without question, this year’s Essence Festival was a success. New Orleans city officials and organizers of the event, which marked its 20th anniversary at the city’s convention and superdome, revealed the festival attracted more than 550,000 attendees as it set a record for its annual attendance. The turnout bested the attendance at the 2013 event, […]

  • Essence Festival Celebrates 20th Anniv. with Expected Record-Breaking Attendance

    Jul 3, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *The Essence Festival will celebrate its 20th anniversary this weekend as organizers expect attendance to surpass last year’s record-breaking turnout. The four-day event, which kicks off today and runs through Sunday (July 6) in New Orleans, will feature entertainment, empowerment, and cultural experiences during the day and an all-star line up of entertainers each night. […]

  • Oh No! Lionel Richie’s Name Misspelled by BET During His Acceptance Speech

    Jun 30, 14 by EurPublisher 3 Comments


    *Oops, that was rather embarrassing. If you weren’t paying close attention you may have missed it. We’re referring to BET‘s live, on-air blooper of Lionel Richie‘s name (see screenshot above). After the performances and kind words in his honor to have that happen, sheesh, what a bummer! While the legendary singer was accepting his Lifetime Achievement […]

  • THE (06-20-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Jun 20, 14 by EURPublisher01 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 If you don’t design your own life plan, […]

  • Nicki Minaj, Jhene Aiko, August Alsina Added to BET Awards Lineup

    Jun 19, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *The 2014 BET Awards has announced the addition of performers Nicki Minaj, Jhene Aiko, John Legend and August Alsina to the show’s performance line-up. Earlier this month, BET announced that Lil Wayne, Lionel Richie, Pharrell Williams, Drake, Usher, Trey Songz and Jennifer Hudson will perform also. Mack Wilds and K. Michelle will join Mary J. […]