On March 10th, Musiq Soulchild celebrated his own day in Atlanta with a series of events giving back to the community! Musiq spoke with the children from the Music/Fine Arts Programs on the Music Business, journey and the importance of education, reading and math. He conducted a short Q&A along with his artist Willie Hyn, moderated by the faculty. Take a look at some of the pictures!
Nipsey Hussle dropped his new album ” Victory Lap” today! He hosted a private listening session of the new album at Mean Street studios today where the influencers got a chance to hear all of the tracks. We definitely salute Nipsey on creating such a musical masterpiece that’s definitley on the rise to a classic! Make sure to download album now!!
On Tuesday, February 20, 2018, the “A” in ATL stood for one thing, A-List! Hip-hop’s renaissance man, Big Boi, NBA Baller Theo Ratliff, and USA Network hosted a private advanced screening of “Unsolved: The Murders Of Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G.” at Ratliff’s sprawling Atlanta estate.
The invitation-only screening was a lavish, intimate event attended by actor/singer, Luke James, who plays the role of “Diddy” in “Unsolved: The Murders Of Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G.,” Porsha Williams (Bravo’s “The Real Housewives Of Atlanta),” Praise 102.5FM Radio personality K.D. Bowe, Upfront Entertainment’s Devyne Stephens, Alexis Branch (singer, “Leave It To Stevie”), NBA Player Tyrone Hill and more. Attending A-Listers turned into fans when Andre 3000 strolled in; seeing an Outkast reunion (even if only in pictures) is what the world has been waiting for.
You know how the homie Blac Youngsta does it! Last night he hosted an epic listening party of his new album 2.23 which comes out February 23, dropping all bangers! The Georgia peaches were there to entertain the crowd while they listen to the hottest tracks off of the album. Salute to Blac Youngsta on his continued success and make sure to download that new 2.23 album Friday!!!
Helming from Montgomery Alabama Cortez Gill “AKA” BiZNeZ has a place in the hearts of many hungry fans wanting more of what BizNeZ is giving. Bringing life to an industry hungry for a new sound BizNez have been working hard on his craft to bring his complete project to his new-found fans. New to this music industry coming from athletic background BiZNeZ is pounding his way unto the top just like he would with every challenge for every game he prepared for. The more he works on it the better he gets.
February 12, 2018 – BET Owned Social! “THE BET SOCIAL AWARDS” was the biggest celebration of the genre EVER! Music and television stars Erykah Badu, Tony Rock, Justin Combs, Amanda Seales, Reginae Carter, Symone Sanders joined social superstars Kash Doll, Blame it on Kway, La La Sizahands,Amara La Negra, Jess Hilarious andmoreto set the inaugural social kudofest on fire!The African king of comedy Michael Blackson hostedthe showlive from Tyler Perry Studios Ft McPhersonin Atlanta.Executive produced by Mike Epps, this first-of-its-kind awards show celebrated all things social media over the past year. Watch all the must see moments now at BET.com/Social and on social platforms by following the hashtag #BETSocialAwards. In case you missed the show LIVE, catch an encore airing of “THE BET SOCIAL AWARDS” Monday, February 12 at 10 PM ET/PT on BET.
The night opened with a high-energy medley of the top dances of 2017 starring social media sensations Blame it on Kway and Lala Sizahands followed by Michael Blackson who took the stage with an African-inspired dance number. From President Trump to Tyrese to Kevin Hart, nobody was off limits – including Blackson himself. He was joined by his “For the D and P Challenge” co-star Erykah Badu who roasted Blackson’s outfit, as she took the stage to present the ‘Issa Wave’ award.
The night honored the celebrated hashtag #BlackGirlMagic with a spoken word tribute by comedian and actress Amanda Seales and “THE BET SOCIAL AWARDS” honored the founders of the Women’s March, organizers Tamika D. Mallory, Bob Bland, Carmen Perez and Linda Sarsour. Actor and comedian DC Young Fly was giventhe Social Verified Award byExecutive Producer Mike Epps.