WHO:BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.), the global leader in rights management, was proud to announce that multiplatinum superstar Janet Jackson named a BMI Icon at the 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards. The event will be held Thursday, August 30that The Woodruff Arts Center’s Symphony Hall in Atlanta and will be hosted by BMI President & CEO Mike O’Neill and BMI Vice President Creative (Atlanta), Catherine Brewton, with Lifestyle Specialist Kenny Burns as co-host.
Lena Danielle and Charity Luvs hosted a Grand Opening for their new boutique. Toya Wright was the guest host at Elle Mari Collection where she helped to welcome Kandi, RL, Monyetta Shaw, Shamea Morton, and many other family, friends, and shoppers. Elle Mari brings beautiful affordable fashion to an untapped market on the edge of Cobb County. READ MORE
The 2018 Black Music Honors recognized the legacy of Aretha Franklin during the award show taping on Thursday, August 16. . Hosted by 2017 Marconi Award Winner Rickey Smiley and singer/actress LeToya Luckett, the annual two-hour television special honors artists and musicians who have influenced and made significant contributions to American music. This year’s honorees were Bobby Brown, Faith Evans, Bebe & Cece Winans, Whodini, Stephanie Mills and Dallas Austin. READ MORE
A lot of women pressured to change have run and received “Killer Curves” illegal black market butt shots in their past and over the years it has taken a toll on their health. Killer Curves Anivia Cruz and Fitness Expert Jenelle Salazar-Butler bravely shared their horror stories of illegal injections live with Big Tigger. View photos here! READ MORE
Malaysia Pargo, star of VH1’s Basketball Wives throws lavish Moroccan themed birthday party in Atlanta with celebrity friends. Guest enjoyed fun entertainment of belly dancers to a soundtrack of music played by deejay E-Clazz.
Debra Antney, CEO of Mizay Entertainment and the mother of rapper Waka Flocka is using her platform to shed light on a serious issue. Her youngest son, Kay Redd, committed suicide in December 2013 as a result of a few issues, one being stress relating to internet interactions with people who disliked his more famous brother and mother. Deb shares her pain and recalls her youngest son defending his family on several occasions against people on the internet. She also talked about obtaining his computer after his death and seeing for herself exchanges between him and others on social media.