John Janick, CEO of Interscope, Justice Baiden, Junia Abaidoa, Sean Famoso, Tunde Balagun, and Carlon Ramong

 

The city of Atlanta celebrated creative collective, Love Renaissance and Interscope Records in the official launch of LVRN Records & Studios. The invite-only celebration honored LVRN’s commitment to serve and support Atlanta’s creative talent and presented award plaques recognizing label artists 6LACK and Grammy-nominated DRAM. 
 

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Yesterday evening at Regal Atlantic Station in Atlanta, 20th Century Fox presented a VIP Red Carpet screening of War For The Planet Of The Apes opening nationwide Friday, July 14. As theatergoers waited in anticipation for doors to open, the Red Carpet overflowed with local and national celebrities who were excited to witness the war that would determine the fate of humanity.

Attending celebs, tastemakers and influencers included event host, Headkrack (co-host of the Rickey Smiley Morning Show and Dish Nation), as well as NBA basketball superstar Dwight Howard, actress/celebrity model Eva Marcille, double Emmy Award-winning actor GregAlan Williams (OWN’s Greenleaf), famed Hollywood director/producer Rob Hardy, reality newcomer Brandon Barnes (WEtv’s Growing Up Hip-Hop), Ceaser and Sky (VH1’s Black Ink Crew New York), Dr. Heavenly (Bravo’s_Married To Medicine), Bambi (VH1’s Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta), Lil Webby(hip-hop artist), John Grant (Executive Director of ESPN Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl, Egypt Sherrod (HGTV’s Flipping Virgins), Final Draft (America’s Got Talent_ Season 12), Fahamu Pecou (Visual Artist & Scholar), famed Gospel artist, Micah Stampley, and more

Take a look at highlights from the red carpet below and please credit all photos below to Robin Lori Photography.

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Last night, the 80’s jams were in full effect ! Big Daddy Kane, Troop, Slick Rick, Jalil & Ecstasy of Whodini, Hi Five, Force MD’s and Chubb Rock ! The concert was hosted by funny man MC Lightfoot with a suprise appearance of Kool Moe D ! Special shout out to Lisa Gee for doing such great PR for the media !

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Terri Woods New York Times bestselling novel “True to the Game” is hitting the big screen with iconic stars Vivica Fox and Columbus Short bringing the story to life with the help of music mogul Manny Halley. The story is an urban tale about love and making it big in New York City. Summer 2017 is all about the big movies and “True to the Game” is going to be one of the big films of this season.

True to the Game represents life on the streets, where it’s true that there’s no way out once you’re in, and everyone stays in forever. It’s the late 1980s, and Gena played by newcomer Erica Peeples finds herself in true-blue love with Quadir played by Columbus Short, a millionaire associated with the cartel. Quadir is faced with combating the art of extortion and interception masterminded by the notorious Junior Mafia, which reigns from the inner-city streets of Philadelphia. Both Gena and Quadir find themselves caught up in the vicious yet seductive world of drugs and money, only to find that success in this game is no easy win. True to the Game represents life on the streets and is like no other story of its time. The ensemble includes Vivica A. Fox as Shoog and Draya Michele as Cherelle.

This Film is directed by Preston Whitmore from (This Christmas) and costars includes Andra Fuller, Starletta Dupios, Nelsan Ellis, and Jennifer Freeman.

The screenplay was written by Nia Hill (“Colored My Mind: The Diagnosis”)

Manny Halley had the following to say about “True to the Game”, True To the Game’ is a pioneering work that have solidified its place in the history books. Fans worldwide have been awaiting the creation of films for both books for a very long time, and we’re thrilled to bring them to life… To date, both novels have sold millions worldwide, and the timeless stories are very relevant still today.”

We are looking forward to checking it out. Be sure to save the date September 8, 2017.

28 June 2017 Kicking off the release of the first-ever Hustle Gang album, iconic rapper and co-founder of Grand Hustle, Tip “T.I. Harris, drops the first track entitled- Game 7. This track features Hustle Gang newcomers RaRa and Brandon Rossi, who also produced the song alongside The Supersonics. Game 7 depicts a story of what it means to ‘ball’ from their prospective, over a smooth trap beat. This song can be found on the upcoming We Want Smoke Hustle Gang album, set to release this summer.

Game 7 is Available Commercially Everywhere!

About Grand Hustle
Grand Hustle is an Atlanta, Georgia based record label. Grand Hustle is home to the Hustle Gang which include artists – Tip “T.I.”Harris, Trae Tha Truth, B.o.B, Young Dro, Yung Booke, London Jae, Tokyo Jetz, RaRa, Translee, Travis Scott and Iggy Azalea. The label also houses a roster of record producers including Lil’ C, Mars, Street Dreams and more.

 

ATLANTA) – June 28, 2017 – Last night, Bossip and WE tv teamed up to celebrate the launch of their newest series “Bossip on WE” at the W Midtown’s lounge, Elevate. The star-studded night honored some of the industry’s most stylish celebrities as they showcased their own unique fashion sense. Honorees in attendance included Trina Braxton and Towanda Braxton from WE tv’s “Braxton Family Values” (Sister Style)Sheree Whitfield (Chateau Chic), Cynthia Bailey (Runway Stunner) and Kenya Moore (Gone With The Wind Fabulous Style) from Bravo’s “Real Housewives of Atlanta”)Reginae Carter, Shaniah MauldinBrandon BarnesAyana FiteZonnique Pullins (ATL’s Best Dressed Cast), Toya Wright (Baddest Mother Daughter Duo w/ Reginae Carter)Tiny Harris (Most Versatile Style) from WE tv’s “Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta”, Tammy Rivera (Model Swimwear Maker), Rasheeda Frost (Beautiful Boss Chick) and Karlie Redd (Most Enterprising Ingenue) from VH1’s “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta”; Quad Webb-Lunceford (“The Snatched Stunner”) and Dr. Heavenly (“Dental Diva”) of Bravo’s “Married To Medicine”, Gocha Hawkins of WE tv’s “LA Hair” (Wizard of Wigs), Atlanta City Councilman Kwanza Hall (Campaign Strong Style), Miss Juicy (Red Hot Royalty) from Lifetime’s “Little Women: Atlanta”, Angela Robinson (“Sophisticated Soap Star”) of “Tyler Perry’s The Have and the Have Nots” on OWN and Gary Hayes (Fab Fashionisto”) of Rickey Smiley Morning Show/DISH Nation.

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PHOTOS- BET AWARDS 2017 !

The 2017 BET Awards gets better and better every year. This year the homie Gucci Mane was spotted on the carpet as well as the iconic group Xscape ! That’s right, my girls are back in a new way and gave a stellar performance at the BET Awards in LA ! Watch the performance below ! 

 

 

     

 

 

 

Decatur’s own Willie Hyn is blessing the airwaves with new Hiphop Music with his own unique sound and style. His influences are Andre 3000 and Prince. Willie and Musiq have been collaborating frequently in the past few years, featured on Musiq’s latest release, and also on Hyn’s “13 Roses” project. It’s an exciting time for both, and this is just the start ! Listen to our exclusive interview with Willie and Musiq ! 

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