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Gucci Mane’s long-delayed independent movie The Spot has officially been released. As Rap-Up points out, filming took place as early as 2012, with clips of the movie surfacing online at that time. In 2015, Mane teased the release of the movie, tweeting that it would be available via iTunes and other digital retailers. However, that was not the case, though the film’s soundtrack of the same name was released that year. READ MORE

Announced earlier this year, the ESSENCE Path To Power Conference will take place as part of the 2017 ESSENCE Festival experience. In addition to the previously announced conference lineup, which included names like Carol’s Daughter CEO Lisa Price, Hip Hop mogul Master P, Morgan Stanley Vice Chair Carla Harris, Stubhub executive Bari Williams and former White House Social Secretary Deesha Dyer, attendees will now also get a chance to hear from screenwriter/producer Mara Brock Akil and entertainer/tv personality/businesswoman Kandi Burruss, among others.

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Mary J. Blige has given us plenty of reasons to get excited about her hitting the Superdome mainstage at the 2017 ESSENCE Festival over the past 20+ years and with the recent release of her new album Strength of a Woman, she’s continuing to give us even more. READ MORE


A 7-year-old Kentucky boy who lost his life to senseless gun violence is set to be honored by Master P and his Team Hope NOLA organization at this year’s ESSENCE Festival. READ MORE

ESSENCE Festival® presented by Coca-Cola® announces additions to its incredible daytime line-up of the nation’s leading speakers, influencers and artists at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on June 30-July 2, 2017 in New Orleans, LA.

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Debonair DJ Pnut lands a spot in Sheen Magazine

DJ Pnut

Who is the Debonair “Dj Pnut” you may be asking? Well, if you live in Atlanta, GA then we know you listen to V103 Atlanta “The People’s Station.” DJ Pnut hosts the hottest midday mix show for the hottest midday host Ramona Debreaux. If you tune in at 12 noon DJ Pnut’s Debonair style & turn table skills is sure to change your day. That’s what caught the attention of Sheen Magazine to feature him in their Lifestyle section.

DJ Pnut featured in Sheen Magazine

In Sheen Magazine DJ Pnut speaks on his humble beginnings as a young boy growing up in Lansing, MI being introduced to music at a very early age landing his first DJ gig at the age of 14. Find out how DJ Pnut fell in and out of love with music and what was the gig that made him fall all in 1000% into music and not look back.

You can also enjoy the sounds of the Debonair DJ Pnut every Friday and Saturday at The Suite Lounge, Sunday’s brunch at Boogalou and the Sunday party at Cafe’ Circa. Serving as the Official DJ in 2016 for Gucci Mane, DJ Pnut is one of the most sought after DJ’s in the game. He’s graced the stage and shared the spotlight with some of the best in the business. From Kevin Hart, Nicki Minaj, Usher, Ludacris, Maxwell, Young Jeezy, 50 Cent, The Weekend, Future, 2 Chainz, Common, Trey Songz, Idris Elba, Yo Gotti, Meek Mill, Young Thug, Nas and more DJ Pnut always rocks out!

The best thing about the Debonair DJ Pnut is his diverse ability to appeal to any type of crowd. Hip-Hop, R&B, Old School, Reggae,Top 40’s and EDM are tools that have allowed him to accept diverse bookings. Visit his website and let him be your host DJ at your next event. www.djpnut.com

WE tv hosted the event at Woodruff Arts Center.

It will feature Bow Wow, Shaniah Mauldin (daughter of Jermaine Dupri), Reginae Carter (daughter of Lil Wayne and Toya Wright), Zonnique Pullins (daughter of T.I. & Tiny), Brandon Barnes (son of Debra Antney and Waka Flocka Flame’s brother) and Ayana Fite (daughter of DJ Hurricane). READ MORE

Brandy and her boyfriend “Sir the Baptist”

Singer Brandy Norwood and her new boyfriend, Sir The Baptist, were spotted hanging out at Club Rush this past weekend in Atlanta. It’s definitely been a busy wknd for singer Brandy and she showed up and showed out for her fans! 

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