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  • New Music/Video – Donn T: ‘Midnight’

    Oct 26, 14 by Al-Lateef Farmer Leave a comment


    *Ahead of the release of her upcoming EP Gramophonica and the anticipated album Flight of the Donn T (Winter 2015), the multi-talented Donn T has released a video for “Midnight”, the lead single from the EP. Wrapped in a huge arrangement, “Midnight” sounds like nothing you’re hearing today; taking the approach of an observer of […]

  • HBO’s ‘Mr Dynamite’ the Definitive James Brown Documentary? (Trailer)

    Oct 22, 14 by Cherie Saunders 2 Comments


    *Can you even count the number of James Brown specials you’ve seen in your lifetime? On Monday, Oct. 27, HBO will add another one to the mix…and it just might be the granddaddy, or rather godfather, of all JB documentaries. To make the case, here’s what HBO’s “Mr. Dynamite: The Rise Of James Brown” has working […]

  • Chris Rock’s ‘Top Five’ Finds Worldwide Distributor: Paramount Pictures

    Sep 11, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Everything looks to be lining up for Chris Rock as his third directorial effort, “Top Five,” has found a distributor. Media sources report that Paramount Pictures will distribute the film, which earned rave reviews and a healthy buzz at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. The company won the right to distribute “Top Five” after […]

  • Questlove Defends Iggy Azalea; Calls ‘Fancy’ Song of the Summer

    Jul 24, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Questlove is not just calling Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” the song of the summer. He’s also dismissing the controversy surrounding the Australian-born rapper’s overnight fame, her adopted American accent, and her potty mouth. Speaking to Time, Questlove says: “I’m caught in between. And I defend it. I see false Instagram posts like, ‘She said the N-word! […]

  • New D’Angelo Album, Tour Due This Year, Manager Promises

    Jun 19, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *D’Angelo has spent more than a decade teasing a follow up album to 2000’s “Voodoo.” First, a new album was due in 2007. Then 2009. Then 2010, notes Billboard. Then he started touring, for the first time in 10 years, in 2011 and into 2012, airing four solid new songs: “Ain’t That Easy,” “The Charade,” […]

  • Erykah Badu Discovers Cameroon Connection in New Short Documentary

    May 28, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Erykah Badu has dived deeper in to where she came from and came up with something worthy. According to reports, the neo-soul queen is featured in a short documentary titled “Erykah Badu Discovers Her African Ancestry.” The film is the latest installment in Okayafrica’s “The Roots Of …” series. Badu’s experience in the documentary resulted […]