January 16, 2020

They’re Going to Disney World!

Outstanding group of 100 teens selected from among thousands for the 2020 Disney Dreamers Academy, an all-expenses-paid mentoring experience of a lifetime LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Jan. […]
January 16, 2020

Robust Funding and Collaborations Across AUC Campuses Helped Spur New Arts and STEM Initiatives at Spelman College in 2019

ATLANTA, Jan. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Spelman College ended the decade on a high note, with the announcement of a major contribution toward a building project that represents the […]
January 14, 2020

AURN Enters the New Decade With a Deal to Serve as the Exclusive Sales Marketing Representative for Pod Digital Media

Partnership Positions AURN to Meet Growing Demand for Multicultural Podcast Content NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — American Urban Radio Networks (AURN) is poised to take the lead in […]
January 9, 2020

TransMedia Group to Publicize VERSACE Documentary Film at African American Women In Cinema (AAWIC) Sundance Edition: Special Film Screening Program

PARK CITY, Utah, Jan. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — TransMedia Group to fashion publicity for Terence Gordon’s highly anticipated documentary about an Iconic fashion designer entitled, “What’s in a Name: The Alfredo Versace […]
January 9, 2020

Jesse Jackson To Honor Rory Gamble, Maureen Taylor, John Conyers, Jon Wolman in Detroit on MLK Day

DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Rainbow PUSH founder and legendary civil rights leader, Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., will host MLK national holiday at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, January 20, 2020 at historic […]
January 9, 2020

Howard Receives Collection of African American Art, Establishes Endowed Chair for Race and Black Politics in Honor of Legendary Scholar Ronald W. Walters

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Internationally renowned scholar and activist Ronald W. Walters, Ph.D., was recognized as a leading political strategist and expert on issues affecting the African diaspora. […]
January 8, 2020

Top Morning Favorite, The Rickey Smiley Morning Show, Extends Its Reach to a New Audience

Rickey Smiley’s Urban AC morning show launched January 6, 2020 DALLAS, Jan. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Reach Media Inc.’s nationally syndicated Rickey Smiley Morning Show debuts as an Urban […]
January 8, 2020

Wanda Sykes Hosts 28th Annual Bounce Trumpet Awards World Premiering Sunday, Jan. 12 at 9:00 p.m. ET on Bounce

Martin Lawrence, Cedric the Entertainer, Marsai Martin, Ambassador Andrew Young, Hydeia Broadbent and Phylicia Fant Honored Prestigious Event Features Performances and Appearances by Will Smith, Niecy […]
January 7, 2020

Artists in Great Lakes Region Win Joyce Awards to Create New Works Reflecting Their Diverse Communities

Four Art and Culture Collaborations in Chicago, Minneapolis and Cleveland Awarded $50,000 Grants CHICAGO, Jan. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Joyce Foundation announced today that the 2020 Joyce Awards have […]
December 9, 2019

The National Museum of African American Music Seeks Submissions of Creative Artwork from Visual Artists

African American music museum hosts call for entries to feature original art installations NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — When the National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) opens […]
December 3, 2019

Holly Robinson Peete, Deborah Cox, Terri J. Vaughn, Loni Love, Dawnn Lewis, Maria Taylor, and More Deliver Inspiration This December on the Hit Podcast “Money Making Conversations,” Hosted by Rushion McDonald

ATLANTA, Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — “Money Making Conversations” hosted by Rushion McDonald provides an empowerment-packed lineup of stars and business moguls this December, bringing holiday cheer and inspiration into […]
December 2, 2019

Martin Lawrence, Cedric the Entertainer, Marsai Martin, Ambassador Andrew Young, Hydeia Broadbent and Phylicia Fant Named Recipients of Bounce Trumpet Awards

Wanda Sykes to Host 28th Annual Prestigious Event at Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, World Premieres on Bounce on Sun. Jan. 12 at 9:00 p.m. ET ATLANTA, Dec. […]