On April 20, 2018, Mýa released her thirteenth-studio project, ninth studio album, T.K.O. (The Knock Out) which she executive produced and wrote with Grammy Award winning producer/musician Lamar “MyGuyMars” Edwards (R. Kelly, Mary J. Blige, Faith, Chris Brown, T.I., Snoop Dogg, Jay-Z and more). Her independent label, Planet 9 has released five digital singles – “Ready for Whatever“, “You Got Me,” “Ready, Part II”, “Damage“, and “Knock You Out” from the album. T.K.O. features additional production from Grammy Award winner, Carlos “Los Da Mystro” McKinney, Grammy nominated producer Philip “DJ Hardwerk” Constable, and a lineup of hit songwriters including Marsha Ambrosius (Floetry), Lindsay “Mavelle” Gilbert of The Alliance (Rihanna, Akon), Lyle LeDuff, Kevin McCall, and Khirye Tyler. Goldlink and MyGuyMars are the only artist featured on the album.
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Emerging ATL Rapper Slim Stunta Signs $1 Million Dollar Endorsement Deal with AfroBeats Headphone Company
Emerging Atlanta rapper and viral sensation Slim Stunta inks $1 Million Dollar Endorsement Deal with AfroBeats Headphone Company. Having amassed millions of views on his Stunt Lifestyle TV youtube channel and inspiring a fastly growing fanbase, AfroBeats chose Slim Stunta because they were impressed with his brand potential and his impact on the culture. The title of Slim’s latest single “Getting That Money” (produced by Grammy-nominated producer Sonny Digital) is in tune with the money he’s getting off the deal. Check out the music video below:
On Wednesday (July 11), Chance The Rapper sat down with Windy City LIVE and revealed that Kanye West would be heading to Chicago this month to work on their album.
Deep in the trenches of Atlanta’s Southside, just off Cleveland Ave., the hottest female emcee in the South – Akbar V – champions a viral-fitting remix of The Carter’s ‘Friends’ off of their latest effort ‘Everything Is Love.’
Suburban Atlanta artist Jacques Johnson inks a new deal with RBC records and speaks out on getting back to real music. Johnson is ready to tread over some of the garbage heard on media outlets coast to coast and Johnson is setting a new standard mixed with some of the legendary sounds we love. Many who are familiar with Jacques music considers him to be the old Kayne. Jacques Johnson is a talented suburban whiz kid who mixes new sounds with legendary experiences.
People and new fans think this mysterious guy from the burbs’ is new to the music scene, but actually Jacques Johnson (pronounced Jhock) has been doing this for quite some time. His outreach in music is not the only thing keeping him busy as he gained national attention with his own reality television series, Who is Jacques Johnson that aired on CBS, WPCH & Peachtree TV, last fall and is now going national. Also serving as Executive Producer of his television series, Jacques still has not lost himself in the world of reality tv, but continues to thrive as an artist. Opening up for artists like Tech N9ne, T.I., Project Pat, and many more. Many would say his work reminisces sounds of Kendrick, Prince, J. Cole, and even Cold Play. Never to disappoint, he serves the crowd his best every time and leaves each fan with a new wave.
Jacques is a private soul and true artist that keeps making great music. This young businessman and his young rich team alongside, keep him grounded despite the rumored dating of Jacques with older women and the mishaps that prowlers seek from his private life. All things considered, explains why people are still trying to find out “Who is Jacques Johnson?”
To follow his money hustle as an independent artist, follow him on Spotify, Soundcloud, and all social media @jacquesmyworld with the hashtags #jacquesjohnson #wijj #whoisjacquesjohnson
Download Jacques Johnson’s newest release “Sprinter,” produced by J Bomp and is available everywhere July 20, 2018.
Angela Rye, Director X, Draya Michele, Matt Barnes, Lauren London and more are honored at Miss Diddy’s “Toast to Young Hollywood” in Beverly Hills
Miss Diddy x The Brand Group LA “Toast To Young Hollywood” Last Night @MissDiddyLA kicked off BET Weekend with “A Toast to Young Hollywood” with the Biggest Event inside of the Beverly Hills Hotel Honoring our biggest Culture Leaders such as This year’s honorees include Mayor of Compton Aja Brown, Political Strategist / Advocate Angela Rye, Film Director of “SuperFly” Director X, YouTube’s Tuma Basa, Multi Grammy Award Winning Producers 1500 or Nothin, Legendary Radio Personality Big Boy in the Morning , Actress Lauren London, Entrepreneur Draya Michele ,Artist/ Beauty Brand Justine Skye, Actor Keith Powers, Actor Demetrius Shipp Jr.,NBA Champion/Philanthropist Matt Barnes and Music Manager/Executive Tina Davis and a special Award from @NBPA #THINK450 #PVA award to NBA superstar Lou Williams.
Savannah, GA native songwriter and singer who goes by the name, Kelvin Frazier, Ph.D is definitely not your typical artist in the music business. After graduating from Savannah State University with a double major in Music and Science it’s not surprising that Kelvin went on to M.I.T (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and graduated earning his Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry. What is surprising is the incredible way Frazier is able to balance his music career and release an amazing EP titled “Conquer All” which peaked at the 25th position on the Billboard Adult R&B Songs Chart received FM Broadcast and Satellite Radio airplay across 29 stations nationally. READ MORE