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  • We Remember … the Fallen of 2012

    Jan 1, 13 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *As the New Year settles upon us and we reflect on all those we’ve lost. Let us remember those who have made an impact on every aspect of our entertainment culture. Actor Michael Clarke Duncan, died at the age of 54, with complications from a heart attack. The Don of Soul Train, Don Cornelius, committed […]

  • EURweb Celebrates 1st Black Music Month Artist Spotlight

    Jun 1, 12 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment

    *On behalf of Lee Bailey’s EURweb.com, we proudly present our first Black Music Month Artist Spotlight in honor of African American Music Appreciation Month 2012. The month long observation was renamed by a 2009 proclamation issued by President Obama. (June was formerly and formally known as Black Music  Month under a proclamation from then President Jimmy Carter in June, […]

  • Simpson, Usher Prep Nick Ashford Tribute for Grammy Special

    Nov 22, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Usher is set to sing from the Ashford & Simpson catalog for what promises to be a poignant moment in the usually upbeat Grammy nominations prime-time special, set to air live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on CBS on Nov. 30. It will be part of a joint tribute to Nick Ashford and […]

  • The History Makers Honor the Legacy of Nickolas Ashford this Friday

    Nov 17, 11 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *The late Nickolas Ashford is being honored this Friday by the Chicago based HistoryMakers with a  star-studded “Evening with Valerie Simpson.” The event, which will begin with seating at 6 p.m. in Thorne Hall Auditorium at the Northwestern University School of Law, will be  taped for broadcast on PBS.  Simpson, Ashford’s widow and creative partner, […]

  • Nick Ashford Has Gone Home

    Aug 31, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments

    *The 1500 seat Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, New York was filled with mourners, fans, and relatives who gathered to remember the legendary singer and songwriter Nick Ashford. Known for his classic lyrics and songs like “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” the singer died last week after battling throat cancer, leaving behind his two daughters […]

  • Hurricane Irene Forces Services for Nick Ashford to be Rescheduled

    Aug 26, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *EUR has been informed that because of Hurricane Irene, the funeral for singer/songwriter Nick Ashford, 70, who died at on Monday from throat cancer, has been rescheduled. Nick’s going home services were originally scheduled for Saturday night at 7pm. However, with Hurricane Irene due to wreak havoc all along the East Coast and New York […]