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  • Look at What We Made: Kindred the Family Soul

    Jun 11, 14 by Al-Lateef Farmer Leave a comment


    Kindred the Family Soul *Leading up to the release of an album, most artists are in full-promo mode; they’re logging frequent flier miles going from city-to-city, hitting every radio station within range and flooding your timeline with the reminder to hit the iTunes store at 12:02 a.m. But, two days before the release of their […]

  • 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 […]