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Fergie, DJ Khaled Set for 13th Annual ESPN The Party Event This February Fergie, DJ Khaled Set for 13th Annual ESPN The Party Event This February
by TV News Desk - January 12, 2017

ESPN will host its 13th annual ESPN The Party event Friday, Feb. 3 in Houston. In conjunction with the release of ESPN The Magazine's Super Bowl issue,... (more...)
TIP 'T.I.' Harris Releases Politically Charged Album 'Us Or Else: Letter To The System' TIP 'T.I.' Harris Releases Politically Charged Album 'Us Or Else: Letter To The System'
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2016

Today, TIP “T.I.” Harris releases his latest album “Us Or Else: Letter To The System” and new music video for the track, “Switchin Lanes” exclusively on global music and entertainment platform, TIDAL... (more...)
Erik Hassle Releases New Single 'Missing You' From Forthcoming Album Erik Hassle Releases New Single 'Missing You' From Forthcoming Album
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2016

Swedish soul-pop sensation Erik Hassle has released his first official single “Missing You” since announcing the January 27th, 2017 release of his forthcoming full-length LP “Innocence Lost” (Record Company TEN/RCA Records).... (more...)
ole Adds Respected Artist Manager Tracey Singer to Label Services Division ole Adds Respected Artist Manager Tracey Singer to Label Services Division
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2016

ole, one of the world's leading independent music publishing and rights management companies, announced today that Tracey Singer has joined the company as Senior Director, Label Services. Singer will report directly to ole CEO and Chairman Robert J. Ott.... (more...)
Violinist Miri Ben-Ari Honors Nelson Mandela with Latest Single 'Freedom' Violinist Miri Ben-Ari Honors Nelson Mandela with Latest Single 'Freedom'
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2016

Grammy Award winning violinist and producer, Miri Ben-Ari delivers a musical masterpiece in her latest single 'Freedom,' honoring South Africa's first black president and renowned freedom crusader, Nelson Mandela on the third anniversary of his death.... (more...)
World Renown Pianist Lang Lang To Perform With Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra, 3/5 World Renown Pianist Lang Lang To Perform With Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra, 3/5
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2016

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra welcomes acclaimed pianist Lang Lang for a Gala performance and celebration on Sunday, March 5 at 5pm with Music Director Larry Rachleff conducting.... (more...)
Alicia Keys Kicks Off Landmarks Live in Concert on GREAT PERFORMANCES This January Alicia Keys Kicks Off Landmarks Live in Concert on GREAT PERFORMANCES This January
by TV News Desk - December 01, 2016

Alicia Keys Landmarks Live in Concert kicks off a new arts strand within the Great Performances series, beginning Friday, January 20 at 9 p.m. on PBS. (Check local listings.) This will be followed the next week by Brad Paisley Landmarks Live in Concert on Friday, January 27 at the same time. (Check ... (more...)
Warner/Chappell Teams with Girl Scouts of the USA to Help Girls 'Shine' Through Music Warner/Chappell Teams with Girl Scouts of the USA to Help Girls 'Shine' Through Music
by BWW News Desk - December 01, 2016

Warner/Chappell (WCM), the global music publishing arm of Warner Music Group, together with Girl Scouts of the USA, announced today the launch of the organization's first ever original song thanks to the help from two WCM/Liz Rose Music songwriters... (more...)
MTV2 to Bring Back MTV's Classic HOTTEST MC'S Franchise, Starting 12/16 MTV2 to Bring Back MTV's Classic HOTTEST MC'S Franchise, Starting 12/16
by TV News Desk - December 01, 2016

MTV2 is bringing back MTV's classic 'Hottest MCs' franchise with 'MTV2 Presents: Hottest MCs in the Game 2016,' airing on Friday, December 16 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
Big Carlos Vives and Shakira Among Winners of 17th LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List Big Carlos Vives and Shakira Among Winners of 17th LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List
by TV News Desk - November 18, 2016

Argentine-Mexican actor Sebastián Rulli joined Puerto Rican singer/songwriter and actress Roselyn Sánchez to host the 17th Annual LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS live on the Univision Network last night from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.... (more...)
DJ Khaled to Perform 'Do You Mind' ft. Nicki Minaj & More on 2016 AMA's DJ Khaled to Perform 'Do You Mind' ft. Nicki Minaj & More on 2016 AMA's
by TV News Desk - November 17, 2016

Music producer, recording artist and social-media superstar DJ Khaled will be joined on stage by Nicki Minaj, August Alsina, Future and Rick Ross to perform their hit new song, "Do You Mind," at the '2016 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS.... (more...)
Ana Popovic, Laura Jane Grace and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Ana Popovic, Laura Jane Grace and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2016

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces singer/songwriter Vanessa Carlton ('A Thousand Miles'), blues guitar player/singer Ana Popovic, country music musician Gin Wigmore Premieres Official Video For 'Dirty Mercy'
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2016

Today, New Zealand artist Gin Wigmore premiered her official video for her latest single 'Dirty Mercy,' the first track and video from her highly anticipated forthcoming album due for release in 2017. ... (more...)
T.I., Rick Ross & More Rally Young Voters at Pre-Election Day Event T.I., Rick Ross & More Rally Young Voters at Pre-Election Day Event
by TV News Desk - November 08, 2016

Last night, top musical artists Tip "T.I." Harris, Rick Ross, Gucci Mane, Pusha T, and Jay Electronica joined social justice activists for "YOUNG GETS IT DONE," a GOTV rally hosted by 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers... (more...)
Gigi Hadid & Jay Pharoah to Host 2016 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS Gigi Hadid & Jay Pharoah to Host 2016 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS
by TV News Desk - November 04, 2016

dick clark productions and ABC announced today that international supermodel Gigi Hadid and actor/comedian Jay Pharoah will co-host the 2016 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS.... (more...)
Vancouver Sleep Clinic's 'Someone To Stay' Premieres Today on Billboard Vancouver Sleep Clinic's 'Someone To Stay' Premieres Today on Billboard
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

“Someone To Stay,” the third single from rising Australian band Vancouver Sleep Clinic's forthcoming debut album, premieres today on Billboard... (more...)
T.I. Rick Ross & More to Rally Young Voters at 'YOUNG GETS IT DONE' Pre-Election Day Event T.I. Rick Ross & More to Rally Young Voters at 'YOUNG GETS IT DONE' Pre-Election Day Event
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

In an effort to mobilize African-American, Latino, and Haitian/Caribbean young people between 18 and 34, the free and open-to-the-public rally will bring together 5,000 voters in Miami, combatting the misconception that millennials are increasingly out of touch with modern politics.... (more...)
Alicia Keys and Friends Shut Down Times Square in Epic Surprise Hometown Concert Alicia Keys and Friends Shut Down Times Square in Epic Surprise Hometown Concert
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

In October, Grammy award-winning superstar Alicia Keys stopped traffic and thrilled fans in the concrete jungle with a guest-filled, surprise concert “Alicia Keys: HERE in Times Square” to celebrate the upcoming release of her latest album, HERE.... (more...)
David Guetta Joins Generation Now Youth Festival for Central America David Guetta Joins Generation Now Youth Festival for Central America
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2016

David Guetta joins Generation Now (GenNow Fest), the first major festival to celebrate, empower, and inspire the youth of Central America to champion positive change in their communities.... (more...)
Good Company Lights Up Time Square for Surprise Alicia Keys Concert Good Company Lights Up Time Square for Surprise Alicia Keys Concert
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2016

Music icon Alicia Keys gave fans a special treat in anticipation of her upcoming album Here with a surprise concert held in Times Square on October 9. Taking the stage on Sunday night, Alicia Keys turned one of the world's most iconic landmarks into an experiential audio-visual wonderland.... (more...)
Gwen Stefani Joins Coaches Miley Cyrus, Alicia Keys & More for Next Season of NBC's THE VOICE Gwen Stefani Joins Coaches Miley Cyrus, Alicia Keys & More for Next Season of NBC's THE VOICE
by TV News Desk - October 18, 2016

International recording superstar Gwen Stefani is back and joining Alicia Keys, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton as coaches for season 12 of NBC's three-time Emmy Award-winning musical competition series THE VOICE.... (more...)
Alicia Keys Performs Free Concert in Times Square to Celebrate New Album HERE Alicia Keys Performs Free Concert in Times Square to Celebrate New Album HERE
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2016

Alicia Keys performed in her hometown of New York City Sunday night to celebrate her upcoming new album, which will be released on November 4th.... (more...)
Pandora Reveals Soul2Soul Mixtape Curated by Tim McGraw & Faith Hill Pandora Reveals Soul2Soul Mixtape Curated by Tim McGraw & Faith Hill
by BWW News Desk - October 05, 2016

Last night from the stage at the legendary Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN, country superstars Tim McGraw and Faith Hill announced their Soul2Soul world tour to take place next year.... (more...)
DJ Khaled and Kendrick Lamar Win Big at the 2016 BET HIP HOP AWARDS; Full Winners List DJ Khaled and Kendrick Lamar Win Big at the 2016 BET HIP HOP AWARDS; Full Winners List
by BWW News Desk - October 05, 2016

The BET "HIP HOP AWARDS" has remained the most prominent hip hop showcase on television for ten years with its powerful performances, iconic hip hop honorees and much-anticipated cyphers... (more...)
ole Songwriters Have Number One Hit with Kelsea Ballerini's 'Peter Pan' ole Songwriters Have Number One Hit with Kelsea Ballerini's 'Peter Pan'
by BWW News Desk - September 14, 2016

ole, the world's fastest growing rights management company, announced today country star Kelsea Ballerini's single “Peter Pan,” which was co-produced by ole songwriter/producer Jason Massey and co-written by ole legacy songwriter Jesse Lee has hit number one on the Billboard Country chart.... (more...)






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