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R&B didn’t fall far from the tree with R&B Artist Chris Knite the cousin to Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Chart Artist Avant. Chris Knite knew as a young child what he wanted to do with his life, he wanted to become a singer being inspired by artist like Boys11 Men, Avant, Usher, Luther Vandross and Gerald Levert.  READ MORE

ATLANTA (Sept. 19, 2017) – One of the most beloved groups in R&B history, XSCAPE, have announced their first-ever headlining tour, THE GREAT XSCAPE TOUR. The group will play Philips Arena in their hometown of Atlanta on Sunday, Dec. 31, at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale this Friday, Sept. 22, at 10 a.m. via Ticketmaster.com.

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Nigerian born singer/songwriter MARENIKAE hosted a listening session for her upcoming EP Ajebutter. Introducing a new genre of music coined “afromerge” MARENIKAE’s sound seeks to fuse her native African culture with her current American home. Atlanta music industry tastemakers were invited to a cultural experience complete with African dance, music and an authentic Nigerian meal complete with a signature alcoholic beverage. Guests were treated to an advance version of the EP and asked to give feedback on favorite song and potential follow-up single. Upon leaving guests were given gift bags with African soap, incense and sweet treats along with background information on each item.  Aside from media and several music executives, MARENIKAE welcomed Wondaland artist Roman GianArthur and Bando Jonez. 
 

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Houston Artist “Marquo” releases new single titled PAIN

Houston Artist “Marquo” has been looking at the situation surrounding his current city of residence and what an appropriate time to release a single about something that’s on the minds of everyone dealing with Hurricane Harvey and the losses that affected them. PAIN was the common element. Sure things can be replaced but nothing ever tops the Pain that people will feel daily as they reflect upon this trial some time.

Or was Marquo just talking about the everyday emotions and “PAIN” from a breakup? Well, you will have to check out his new single from his upcoming album and find out what this 20something year old knows about pain. The Prarie A&M graduate and former student athlete has probably been through one or two school love breakups and he wants to school you on how that “PAIN” made him feel. I’m sure there are a few hundred thousand of you out there that read this blog who can totally relate. When was your most recent breakup? Can you describe the “PAIN” in our comments? In the meantime let us know what you think about this new hit!

 

 

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CMG signee, MoneyBagg Yo is set to release a new mixtape this week called Federal 3x. Following a joint tape with Yo Gotti and a solo project, Heartless, MoneyBagg Yo has built a major buzz for himself in the streets. He hosted a private listening party in Atlanta at DJ Drama and Don Cannon’s, Mean Street Studios.

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New Rythm & Blues Native Long Beach, California artist Ria Rosae landed herself a artist development through Smokey Thomas aka “Smokey” who is the cousin of Charlie Wilson and Ronnie Wilson of “The Gap Band”. Under the tutelage of “The Gap Band for over 15 years Smokey learned everything there was to know through them. In 2014 Smokey decidedl to open up his own artist development company called “Smoke Bomb Entertainment making him the CEO of his company. Smokey discovered breakout artist Ria Rosae.

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Atlanta, GA. 2 August 2017 – Rapper and social media sensation Tokyo Jetz has officially released her debut project, Viral, commercially everywhere. This 12-track collective takes her supporters on a journey of her life from her prospective. Fellow Hustle Gang label mates T.I., Trae Tha Truth, RaRa, Yung Booke and London Jae have all lend their vocals, as well as a few other notable artists such as Que, Ink, Princess and more.

Atlanta, GA. 21 June 2017 This past Sunday, Tip “T.I.” Harris closed out his 39-city Hustle Gang Tour in his hometown of Atlanta during the annual Birthday Bash weekend. Held at the new Coca Cola Roxy Theatre, supporters from all over the country united for one night of music with the King of the South. This star-studded show headlined Tip alongside of his roster of Hustle Gang talent – Trae Tha Truth, B.o.B., Young Dro, Yung Booke, Tokyo Jetz, RaRa, Translee, London Jae, 5ive Mics and GFM Bryyce. Energy was already at an all-time high when Tip surprised the crowd with special guest performances by hip-hop star and ATL legend, 2Chainz, who performed hits like “Good Drank” and “Watch Out”. Tip also brought out breakthrough rap artist Kap G, who performed his smash hit “Girlfriend”. Tip closed the show out sincerely thanking the crowd for their countless years of support and bringing out on stage a final special guest attendee, Dave Chappelle, who made the fans go wild.

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