Eric Bellinger Inks Publishing Deal With Roc Nation

Eric Bellinger can now throw a diamond in the sky. The Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter has announced his new publishing agreement with Roc Nation. The extent of the deal has not been disclosed at this time. Still, Bellinger joins the roster of songwriters and producers such as Joelle James, Jahlil Beats, and Aleicia Nicole, among many others.…


Alex Vaughn Talks ‘Voice Notes’ EP

“Everything always starts from a voice note for me,” Alex Vaughn tells Rated R&B about her songwriting approach that only calls for a piano and a cell phone with a voice recorder. It’s a cathartic experience for Vaughn that doesn’t always have much intent behind it except to allow her to pour her emotions and…

San Diego Smooth Jazz Fest

June 28-30, 2019
San Diego, California, USA
Uniting music lovers from around the world at the picturesque Embarcadero Marina Park North, hosted by ERIC DARIUS, featuring BONEY JAMES, NORMAN BROWN, WEST COAST JAM feat RICHARD ELLIOT, PETER WHITE & DW3. Enjoy the Smooth Jazz lifestyle, and delicious cuisine in an amazing atmosphere – an unparalleled experience in California’s finest city.


Long Beach Jazz Festival

AUG 9-11, 2019
Long Beach, California, USA
32nd Annual featuring ERIC BENET, BRIAN CULBERTSON, ARTURO SANDOVAL, NORMAN BROWN, PONCHO SANCHEZ and more! The only Southern California Jazz Festival staged on a gorgeous knoll near a beautiful Lagoon in an incredible outdoor setting! 


Trailblazing Black Press journalists remembered with special White House Correspondents’ honor

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Alice Dunnigan, a Kentucky-born granddaughter of slaves and Ethel Payne, the renown “First Lady of the Black Press,” received posthumous […] The post Trailblazing Black Press journalists remembered with special White House Correspondents’ honor appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .