*As we come to the close of the year, we have lost yet another Motown alum – Bertha Barbee-McNeal (“Barbee Doll”) of The Velvelettes passed away December 15th at age 82. You may recall the group’s breakout hit “Needle In A Haystack” released in 1964 on one of Motown’s several labels, VIP records. It was
*When Deion Sanders became the head football coach at Jackson State University, he also became the leader of a movement. How many other Black, former NFL pro ballers would coach at a Black college, and attract more top-tier Black players to HBCUs instead of watching them win for predominantly white universities? Could Sanders be the
*We back, delivering some Social Heat for ya’. Fans applauded Lizzo for referencing Annie Lee’s painting “Blue Monday” during her performance on “Saturday Night Live.” The nostalgic homage brought everybody back to a simpler time when they saw the picture hanging up at TiTi, Big Mama, and our parents’ home. Did you watch her set?
Lisette Olivera and Cast of ‘National Treasure: Edge of History’ Talk New Disney+ Series | EUR Exclusive
*We caught up with the young stars of “National Treasure: Edge of History” which is now streaming on Disney+. The series is a spinoff of the beloved film franchise that stars Nicolas Cage. Lisette Olivera leads the cast in Edge of History as “a brilliant and resourceful DREAMer who embarks on the adventure of a lifetime
Jody Watley WOWS Audience with ELECTRIFYING Performance at Stevie Wonder’s House Full of Toys | WATCH
*(LOS ANGELES) – The audience at Stevie Wonder‘s 24th House Full of Toys concert received a REAL treat when Grammy-winning iconic artist Jody Watley stepped out on stage and gave a surprise performance at the show on Saturday, December 17th in the Microsoft Theater in Downtown LA. Watley rocked the stage in a beautiful sequin
The company helmed 300+ shows throughout 2022. Additionally, they increased their personnel, which now includes a staff of more than 30 professionals who are passionate about sharing the message of the Gospel through live events. The post Transparent Productions Closes Out 2022 with 300+ Shows, Growing Staff, and Successful Tours appeared first on The Gospel
Ben Fuller was named one of Pandora’s Artists To Watch in 2023, joining an exclusive list that includes Blessing Offor, Anne Wilson, and Naomi Raine. The post Ben Fuller Named One of Pandora’s Artists To Watch in 2023 appeared first on The Gospel Music Association.
Dj Maj, of TobyMac’s Diverse City Band, returns for another New Year’s Eve live stream on December 31st at 8 PM EST/ 7 PM CST. The post Dj Maj Presents NYE 2022 Live Stream appeared first on The Gospel Music Association.
Matthew West invites audiences to “Come Home For Christmas” with a performance of his original holiday track on The Kelly Clarkson Show tomorrow (12/20). Tune in to see his heartwarming performance on NBC. The post TUNE IN ALERT: Watch Matthew West on The Kelly Clarkson Show appeared first on The Gospel Music Association.
By Nijiama Smalls, The Black Girl’s Guide to Healing Emotional Wounds I’m so excited that the holidays are finally here! I adore this time of the year. For many of us, however, the holidays can bring various emotions during this season. Many will tell you not to be sad during the holidays. I’m here to