May 28, 2015

David Oyelowo’s gripping performance powers HBO movie ‘Nightingale’; he relishes a challenge

By Lynn Elber THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ HBO’s “Nightingale” is a small film with an indelibly big performance by David Oyelowo, who plays an […]
May 27, 2015

Behind The Scenes With Billboard Artist “Sea B” For “Walk With You” Video Shoot

Sea B Shoots Video For “Walk With You”, Album Now Available For Pre-Order With his album “Journey Through Space and Time” hitting the online stores next […]
May 27, 2015

Kanye West joins lineup to perform at Atlanta’s popular Birthday Bash 20 with Ludacris, Wale

ATLANTA  (AP)_ Kanye West is bringing his talents to Atlanta’s most popular hip-hop concert shows. WHTA, known locally as Hot 107.9, announced Wednesday that West will […]
May 27, 2015

‘Orange Is the New Black’ star Danielle Brooks heading to Broadway in ‘The Color Purple’

By Mark Kennedy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Actress Danielle Brooks is going from orange to purple _ jumping from “Orange Is the New Black” […]
May 26, 2015

Oriel rocks New York

Afar Music group recording artiste Oriel recently wrapped a successful mini promotional tour of the Big Apple. The easy-going reggae singer who originally hails from Dominica, […]
May 26, 2015

Lady Saw angers Spice

After stellar performances from the biggest names in dancehall and reggae, Best of the Best was not without drama as dancehall artiste Spice blasted Lady Saw […]
May 26, 2015

Showcasing African art, Zimbabwe has a pavilion at Venice Biennale for third time in a row

By Christopher Torchia THE ASSOCIATED PRESS HARARE, Zimbabwe _ Stone and wood carvings displayed by street vendors in Zimbabwe reflect a long tradition of sculpture, and […]
May 26, 2015

New Bob Marley musical at Center Stage tries to help heal an uneasy Baltimore this spring

By Mark Kennedy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Most theatre professionals like to say that whatever they’re working on is very relevant to what’s going […]
May 25, 2015

Tessanne performs at Memorial Day Concert

WASHINGTON, DC, United States — Jamaican songbird and Season 5 winner of NBC’s The Voice Tessanne Chin was among the performing line-up at the 26th annual […]
May 25, 2015

Omi makes UK history

SINGER Omi made reggae history last weekend when his song Cheerleader topped the United Kingdom pop chart for a fourth straight week. This is the longest […]
May 25, 2015

Vegas shoots Give Thanks For Life video

Despite the controversy surrounding his single titled ‘Give Thanks for Life’, Mr Vegas is going full speed ahead with the promotion of the song. He recently […]
May 25, 2015


LAS VEGAS (AP) _ B.B. King’s last engagement in Las Vegas got him a standing ovation. A memorial for family and friends drew more than 350 […]