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Scout Durwood to Release 'Take One Thing Off' via Blue Elan Records, 5/19 Scout Durwood to Release 'Take One Thing Off' via Blue Elan Records, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

As much as this is a story about a comedian, singer, and actress, it really starts with a kid who wore a tiara to school every day… That kid grew up to be Scout Durwood. Many years before she made audiences laugh starring on MTV's Mary + Jane and Oxygen's Funny Girls, she knew that being different w... (more...)
PIANO MEN—A TRIBUTE TO ELTON JOHN & BILLY JOEL Comes to Stage One PIANO MEN—A TRIBUTE TO ELTON JOHN & BILLY JOEL Comes to Stage One
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2017

Combining the music of Elton John and Billy Joel on one stage, The Piano Men is a dynamic, interactive concert celebrating these two giants of pop music. The concert, which features two pianos facing off at center stage, features Broadway veterans Craig A Meyer ("A top notch performer!" Daily Variet... (more...)
Nelly Joins PITBULL'S NEW YEAR'S REVOLUTION Line-Up on FOX Nelly Joins PITBULL'S NEW YEAR'S REVOLUTION Line-Up on FOX
by TV News Desk - December 21, 2016

Nelly will take the stage with previously announced artists Biz Markie, Coolio, Naughty By Nature, Rob Base, Salt-N-Pepa, Tone Loc and Young MC, alongside Pitbull and hosts Queen Latifah and Snoop Dogg, to help countdown to the New Year.... (more...)
Heather Headley Among Guests for AN IRISH CHRISTMAS­ - A CELEBRATION OF CAROLS Heather Headley Among Guests for AN IRISH CHRISTMAS­ - A CELEBRATION OF CAROLS
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2016

Renowned music artists and performers Heather Headley, Ricky Skaggs, John Patitucci, David Kim and Laura Story will appear as special guests in selected cities on Keith & Kristyn Getty's annual Christmas concert tour An Irish Christmas – A Celebration of Carols... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look -  Leslie Odom Jr, Lady Gaga & More Perform on NBC's TONY BENNETT CELEBRATES 90 Photo Flash: First Look - Leslie Odom Jr, Lady Gaga & More Perform on NBC's TONY BENNETT CELEBRATES 90
by TV News Desk - December 16, 2016

NBC will commemorate the 90th birthday of one of America's most treasured musical icons, Tony Bennett, with the two-hour special TONY BENNETT CELEBRATES 90: THE BEST IS YET TO COME on Tuesday, Dec. 20 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
VIDEO: Kelly Clarkson Performs Acoustic 'It's Quiet Uptown' Then Duets on THE VOICE! VIDEO: Kelly Clarkson Performs Acoustic 'It's Quiet Uptown' Then Duets on THE VOICE!
by TV News Desk - December 14, 2016

This week, iHeartMedia presented Kelly Clarkson's exclusive Live on the Honda Stage acoustic performance of HAMILTON's “It's Quiet Uptown” at iHeartRadio NY.... (more...)
Performers Announced for PITBULL'S NEW YEAR'S REVOLUTION on FOX Performers Announced for PITBULL'S NEW YEAR'S REVOLUTION on FOX
by TV News Desk - December 13, 2016

Old school is new school again as some of the best musical acts of the '90s join PITBULL'S NEW YEAR'S REVOLUTION live from Miami Saturday, Dec. 31... (more...)
Leslie Odom Jr & More Set for NBC's TONY BENNETT CELEBRATES 90 Special, 12/20 Leslie Odom Jr & More Set for NBC's TONY BENNETT CELEBRATES 90 Special, 12/20
by TV News Desk - December 13, 2016

NBC will commemorate the 90th birthday of one of America's most treasured musical icons, Tony Bennett, with the two-hour special TONY BENNETT CELEBRATES 90: THE BEST IS YET TO COME on Tuesday, Dec. 20 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
RISE UP! 'The Hamilton Mixtape' Soars to No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart RISE UP! 'The Hamilton Mixtape' Soars to No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart
by BWW News Desk - December 12, 2016

According to Nielsen Music, The Hamilton Mixtape debuted in the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 Album chart and earned 187,000 equivalent album units in the week ending December 8th... (more...)
Kelly Clarkson to Perform from 'Hamilton Mixtape' on SETH MEYERS NEW YEAR'S EVE SPECIAL Kelly Clarkson to Perform from 'Hamilton Mixtape' on SETH MEYERS NEW YEAR'S EVE SPECIAL
by TV News Desk - December 09, 2016

NBC's has announced that multiple Grammy-winning superstar Kelly Clarkson will perform 'It's Quiet Uptown' from 'The Hamilton Mixtape' on LATE NIGHT SETH MEYERS NEW YEAR'S EVE SPECIAL, airing Saturday, Dec. 31 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch 'Hamilton Mixtape's Riz Ahmed Freestyle Rap About 'Star Wars' VIDEO: Watch 'Hamilton Mixtape's Riz Ahmed Freestyle Rap About 'Star Wars'
by TV News Desk - December 08, 2016

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, guest Riz Ahmed, rapper and star of 'Rogue One: A StarWars Story' was given three random words he had never seen before and had to work them into a freestyle rap.... (more...)
VIDEO: Riz Ahmed Talks 'Hamilton Mixtape' on LIVE WITH KELLY VIDEO: Riz Ahmed Talks 'Hamilton Mixtape' on LIVE WITH KELLY
by TV News Desk - December 07, 2016

On this week's LIVE WITH KELLY, Riz Ahmed (star of "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" and HBO's "The Night Of") tells Kelly Ripa and guest co-host Ilana Glazer the story of how he ended up becoming part of "The Hamilton Mixtape."... (more...)
'Hamilton Mixtape' Poised to Hit No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart 'Hamilton Mixtape' Poised to Hit No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart
by TV News Desk - December 06, 2016

The original Broadway cast recording of HAMILTON set multiple records on the Billboard charts and according to Billboard.com, the recently released 'Hamilton Mixtapes' is poised to do the same!... (more...)
VIDEO: Ashanti and Ja Rule Perform 'Helpless' on SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO VIDEO: Ashanti and Ja Rule Perform 'Helpless' on SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2016

On last night's SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO on FOX, Ashanti and Ja Rule performed 'Helpless', a track off the recently released 'Hamilton Mixtape.'... (more...)
VIDEO: The Roots, Busta Rhymes & Joell Ortiz Perform 'My Shot' on TONIGHT SHOW VIDEO: The Roots, Busta Rhymes & Joell Ortiz Perform 'My Shot' on TONIGHT SHOW
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2016

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, music guests The Roots, Busta Rhymes and Joell Otiz performed 'My Shot' from the recently released 'Hamilton Mixtape,' currently the No. 1 album on iTunes.... (more...)
Busta Rhymes, Joell Ortiz & More to Celebrate Release of 'Hamilton Mixtape' on Tonight's 'Jimmy Fallon' Busta Rhymes, Joell Ortiz & More to Celebrate Release of 'Hamilton Mixtape' on Tonight's 'Jimmy Fallon'
by TV News Desk - December 05, 2016

BWW has just learned exclusively that Black Thought from The Roots, Busta Rhymes and Joell Ortiz will perform on tonight's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC.... (more...)
FIRST LISTEN: Ashanti's 'Helpless' ft. Ja Rule from HAMILTON Mixtape FIRST LISTEN: Ashanti's 'Helpless' ft. Ja Rule from HAMILTON Mixtape
by Stage Tube - November 25, 2016

HAMILTON creator Lin-Manuel Miranda gave us a little something more to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, releasing another track from the 'Hamilton Mixtape Album. Below, check out Ashanti's cover of 'Helpless', featuring Ja Rule! ... (more...)
First Listen: K'naan, Riz MC & More Team for 'Immigrants' on 'The Hamilton Mixtape'! First Listen: K'naan, Riz MC & More Team for 'Immigrants' on 'The Hamilton Mixtape'!
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2016

At midnight, the multi-Tony Award winner shared a first listen to '“Immigrants (We Get the Job Done)” featuring K'naan, Riz MC, Snow Tha Product, and Residente. Check out HERE!... (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda Promises HAMILTON Vol. 2 Mixtape  + More Vol. 1 Previews Coming Today! Lin-Manuel Miranda Promises HAMILTON Vol. 2 Mixtape + More Vol. 1 Previews Coming Today!
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2016

To clear away your post-election blues, Lin-Manuel Miranda turned to Twitter yesterday to announce that a second installment of the Hamilton Mixtape is in the works! ... (more...)
HAMILTON Mixtape Available for Pre-Order Tomorrow!; Full Tracklist! HAMILTON Mixtape Available for Pre-Order Tomorrow!; Full Tracklist!
by Caryn Robbins - November 03, 2016

Good news for HAMILTON fans. Tony Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter this morning to announce that the highly-anticipated HAMILTON Mixtape will be available for pre-order tomorrow.... (more...)
Black Violin to Bring 'Classical Boom' to Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts Black Violin to Bring 'Classical Boom' to Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2016

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College opens its 2016-17 season today, October 29, 2016 at 8pm with the return of three-time Amateur Night at the Apollo winners Black Violin.... (more...)
Princess Grace Foundation-USA to Present Queen Latifah with Prince Rainier III Award Princess Grace Foundation-USA to Present Queen Latifah with Prince Rainier III Award
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2016

The Princess Grace Foundation-USA(PGF-USA) is proud to announce that award-winning actress, singer, songwriter and producer Queen Latifah will accept the prestigious Prince Rainier III Award for her outstanding contribution to the Arts and her exemplary give-back... (more...)
Queen Latifah to Be Honored at 7th Annual 'Spirit of The Heart' Awards Gala Queen Latifah to Be Honored at 7th Annual 'Spirit of The Heart' Awards Gala
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2016

The Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) will honor Queen Latifah, nee Dana Owens along with other distinguished honorees at its seventh annual "Spirit of the Heart" Awards Gala... (more...)
Lexi Walker The 14-Year-Old YouTube Singing Sensation Releases WISHES AND DREAMS Lexi Walker The 14-Year-Old YouTube Singing Sensation Releases WISHES AND DREAMS
by BWW News Desk - August 12, 2016

Portrait Records announces the release of Wishes & Dreams, a 3-song EP available August 12 from Lexi Walker, the 14-year-old YouTube singing sensation. A follow-up to her 2015 holiday album, Merry Christmas, the new EP features a fresh, brilliant take on two Disney classics, 'A Dream is a Wish Your ... (more...)
Black Violin to Bring 'Classical Boom' to Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts Black Violin to Bring 'Classical Boom' to Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2016

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College opens its 2016-17 season on Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 8pm with the return of three-time Amateur Night at the Apollo winners Black Violin.... (more...)







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