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  • UNCF Announces New Michael Jackson and Ray Charles Scholarships

    May 19, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is putting the icon status of Michael Jackson and Ray Charles towards a great cause with the establishment of two new scholarship programs. A press release reveals the Michael Jackson scholarship will provide financial assistance to communication arts and social science students attending a UNCF college/university during the upcoming […]

  • Throwback Thursday: Remember These Great Diana Ross Interviews? (Watch)

    May 7, 15 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment


    *In honor of “Throwback Thursday” and the recent arrival of Motown The Musical in the City of Angels (I know, whoever came up with that term obviously didn’t spend much time in L.A. … but I digress!) It is my extreme honor to go back to the archives and pull up interviews of one of […]

  • ‘Motown The Musical’ Earns Millions from National Tour

    May 6, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *The Motown sound still captivates music lovers as the play based on the famous label’s rise to prominence is killing it around the country. AlwaysAList.com reports that “Motown The Musical” is in the midst of a successful tour. The hit theatrical production has recouped its $8.5 million dollar capitalization cost in less than ten months […]

  • Review: ‘Motown The Musical’ Blows the Audience Away!

    May 2, 15 by DeBorah B. Pryor Leave a comment


    *For those who lived the emergence of Motown, this show has all the ingredients for an emotional return. For those who learned about Motown through their parents, or are just now beginning to experience it, you’re in for quite a history lesson. Fresh off its successful Broadway run, “Motown The Musical” is the highly anticipated […]

  • Show Town Welcomes ‘Motown The Musical’ Get Ready!

    Apr 29, 15 by LaRita 'Jazzy Rita' Shelby & It Is Done Communications Leave a comment


    *Coming to Los Angeles is Motown The Musical and EURweb.com will be there opening night, April 30th to kick off it’s spectacular run at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre. In addition, the Electronic Urban Report’s CEO Lee Bailey will also be favored with an exclusive interview with Motown founder Berry Gordy. Stars expected to be in […]

  • Michael Jackson’s Kids Reportedly Get $8 Million a Year Allowance

    Apr 25, 15 by Qwest7 2 Comments


      *Must be pretty nice, if you’re one of Michael Jackson’s three kids. According to the New York Post, Prince, Paris and Blanket Jackson take home an allowance of $8 million a year. The publication adds that the $8 million is separate from the $1 million-plus Katherine Jackson receives to watch over the kids. Expenses include […]