Jay Emcee is trail blazing a stream of heated stages on levels of platforms from a cross country tour “Squad Up Tour  and releasing  his debuted Album “Almost Famous”,and  to opening up for Bone Thugs N’ Harmony, Ice T, Kirk Bangz and Knockturn Al,.

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Photos : Kandi’s Essence Magazine Cover Release Party !

Congrats to my friend Kandi on making the cover of Essence Magazine ! The multi-talented business woman said that it’s always been her dream to be on the cover and now it’s happened ! Kandi works hard in many ways and she totally deserves all of the blessings she’s receiving. Tonight, she celebrated with family and friends at Revel Night lounge, take a look at pics courtesy of Briana Crudup

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TIL DEATH DO US PART Red Carpet Screening in Atlanta !

‘TIL DEATH DO US PART stars Taye Diggs, Annie Ilonzeh, Stephen Bishop, Malik Yoba and Robinne Lee!

Synopsis: Michael & Madison Roland, had planned to spend the rest of their lives together, until one day Michael’s controlling ways turned their perfect marriage, into an abusive rollercoaster no woman could survive. With the help of her best friend, Madison decides to get away. After adopting a new identity, she meets Alex Stone and learns to love again. All is well, until Michael discovers Madison’s whereabouts, and recreates the nightmare she once lived all over again. The red carpet was held last night in Atlanta, take a look at some of the cast members and the local celebrities that came through!

 

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Sip & Read 9/22 5-7pm

Please join Attorney/Author Tiffany Simmons for her special Sip & Read from the 1st series of Trap Novels “The Plug’s Lawyer,” and you will be in for a treat! Joining her will be Model/Author Karras Jordan reading excepts from his two books “Mind of a Maniac” and “My Beautiful Ugly Life” Reloaded.

From 5-7pm at Tees & Quotes located 244 Peters Street you can sip on courtesy cocktails from Courvoisier and listen to these two beautiful minds and hear how they actually got their books published. If you have ever wanted to publish a book and didn’t know how to go about getting started I’m sure these two can give you some helpful tips.

Tiffany Simmons is an accomplished attorney who just completed her 4th novel “The Plug’s Lawyer.” She has won every case that’s gone to trial. Simmons is from Michigan and she is a real stand up type of girl/young lady. Come out to meet her and see for yourself.

Karras Jordan has been seen in music videos, and is a three time Cover Model for Zane’s Chronicles books. He is also an aspiring artist and actor. Find out the motivation behind his book titles as well. We hope to see you tomorrow for a couple of hours. Kick of the weekend the right way by Sipping and Reading with us at Tees and Quotes.

(ATLANTA, GA) – September 21, 2017 – Last night, Grammy® nominated Kelly Price and TriFectHer Entertainment packed the house for the Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert at City Winery ATL to help two selected families that have been impacted by both Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma. This was a ticketed event in which all proceeds, including ticket sales, wine sales, a silent auction, and physical donations will be donated to recover the lives of the families. The winery was filled with love as performances by Gritz and Jelly ButterAlgebra BlessettMajor.Donell JonesPastor TroyBig Freedia,Mia XRaheem DeVaughnTrinaCase112Kelly Price, and Slick Rick and more. The event was hosted by Ed Lover and Eva Marcille.

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ATLANTA (Sept. 20, 2017) – McDonald’s has named Atlanta as the host city for the 2018 McDonald’s All American Games. The 2018 Games will be played on March 28, 2018 at Philips Arena, home of the Atlanta Hawks. The city previously hosted the 1983 and 1992 Boys Games.

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The NAACP Releases a Statement on The 2017 Emmy Winners

The NAACP is tremendously pleased that this year’s Emmy nominations accurately reflected the work of the many talented individuals of color. We extend congratulations to all the nominees and Emmy Award winners including Donald Glover, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (Atlanta) and Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series (Atlanta); Sterling K. Brown, Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series (This Is Us); and Lena Waithe and Aziz Ansari, Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series (Masters of None); Ava DuVernay for Outstanding Writing for a Nonfiction Program (13th); Common, Robert Glasper, and Karriem Riggins for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics (13th); Dave Chappelle for Best Guest Actor in a Comedy Series (Saturday Night Live); RuPaul Charles for Best Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program (RuPaul Drag Race); Kim Estes for Best Actor in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series (Dicks); and Riz Ahmed for Best Actor in a Limited Series or a Television Movie (The Night Of).
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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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