Digital Circle Entertainment presents the ‘C’ Room sessions by their new breakout group “Berkeley Park”. The song of the week chosen was a COVER of the single “RAIN” by SWV for Music Mondays. Watch the youtube video after the break. READ MORE
Actors Demetria McKinney (House of Payne) and Brad James (For Better or Worse) have both been a part of the Tyler Perry empire both starring on hit television series. We interviewed them both on the red carpet at Tyler Perry’s fourth studio grand opening and Demetria McKinney has been with Tyler since his first studio on Krogg Street. READ MORE
Tony Award-winning and Oscar-nominated actress Diahann Carroll, legendary and pioneering star of television and motion pictures, has died of cancer. Carroll’s daughter Suzanne Kay confirmed the news with various news outlets October 4. READ MORE
FreddyO.com has learned that ABC will broadcast an hour-long special showcasing a behind-the-scenes look at how multi-talented performer Beyoncé’s latest album release, “The Lion King: The Gift,” came to be! READ MORE
Ricco Barrino was born in High Point, NC. His music career began when he started singing at the Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, where he learned how to lead the choir by his family members.
Good for his compositions, lyrics and soulful sound he can capture an audience of all who is under the influence of his melodies. With Ricco Barrino’s ability to mix old school and new school together it’s quite genius how he’s able to reach across generations making for some good ole bowl of “Gumbo Fans”. As Ricco Barrino captivates his audience with his smooth deliver of word choices and sweet melodies. You can easily see why his music sounds like the likes of “Rock Soul”. READ MORE
Dubba AA the super producer is responsible for several top hits of super star artists like NBA Youngboy, Kodak Black, Quando Rondo and more. He and his team decided this summer was the perfect time to drop his solo project “Flex Tape 3.” READ MORE
This will be the site for exclusive updates for all these essence fest.. Are you there ? On your way there, check out super quick recap of last year. This year bigger stages and a new feature Essence After Dark.