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Charlamagne Tha God and iHeartMedia Announce the 2023 Black Effect Podcast Festival on April 22 ...

Maryville Daily Forum 28 Feb 2023
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 28, 2023--. Charlamagne Tha God and iHeartMedia today announced the 2023 Black Effect Podcast Festival to celebrate, uplift and amplify Black voices in the podcast industry ... EST ... ONLINE MEDIA ENTERTAINMENT MOBILE ENTERTAINMENT EVENTS/CONCERTS PODCAST CONSUMER AFRICAN AMERICAN CELEBRITY TV AND RADIO MUSIC COMMUNICATIONS ... .

JJ Gonami brims with more vim after AMR Tour in Senegal

Joy Online 24 Feb 2023
... he had managed to get him to be part of the premiere edition of the African Music Revolution (AMR) Tour in Dakar, Senegal ... He smiles at the fact that it is getting a fair amount of rotation on radio and television stations there after the African Music Revolution (AMR) Tour event.

How African music became American music

Oakridger 13 Feb 2023
Fleming focused mostly on gospel music, one of five native genres of African American music; the ... The rise of radio and the recording industry enhanced the promotion of gospel music, and its performance grew in African-American worship services and homes throughout the country.

‘Loyd’ to deliver soundtrack for Women’s Cricket World Cup 2023 hosted in South Africa

Joy Online 10 Feb 2023
Loyd will take lead in curating music for all games taking place at this year’s tournament ... Having hosted TV shows at SABC 2, radio at 5fm, Loyd diverted his attention to curating music festivals across South African, he is a co-founder of ComUnity, an initiative geared towards developing and supporting the local music industry through culture.

Streamer Clix Celebrates Top 50 Black Voices 2023

Hastings Tribune 31 Jan 2023
Says honoree and leading Black media entrepreneur Allen, “As a child, strong, positive African American icons such as Berry Gordy, Jr., Rosa Parks, Muhammad Ali and Martin Luther King, Jr ... AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM & MOTION PICTURES TV AND RADIO MUSIC GENERAL ENTERTAINMENT CELEBRITY CONSUMER ENTERTAINMENT.

'It's impossible to sit still!': King Charles appears in high spirits as he enjoys a ...

The Daily Mail 26 Jan 2023
He also praised African music as he stopped by the Radio Colourful studio, which describes itself as 'the leading radio station celebrating the rhythm, wit and thoughts of the African and African-Caribbean community' ... RELATED ARTICLES ... .

All that jazz as Qwest TV makes its debut on DStv

Mail Guardian South Africa 20 Jan 2023
South Africans have a deep appreciation and respect for jazz and soul music, those much talked-about annual radio line-up changes always include a jazz show in commercial radio stations ... This means that my friends in South Africa, and 43 more African territories, will have access to great, genre-defying music, 24/7.

Pianist Rebeca Omordia on sharing African classical music with the world

The National 18 Jan 2023
Music from Africa is ... Another sound, more gentle yet no less immersive, also doing the rounds is African classical music ... The works comprise her acclaimed new album African Pianism, which received rave reviews from classical music magazine Gramophone and was featured on BBC Radio.

Clayton White, a retired professor of music and department chairman at CCP, dies at 79

The Philadelphia Tribune 04 Jan 2023
Clayton White, retired professor of music and department chairman at the Community College of Philadelphia, died on Friday, Oct ... "Clayton was an outstanding musical trailblazer of African-American choral music within and beyond Philadelphia with over 100 compositions, arrangements and credits on radio and television," his family said in a tribute.

A Cultural Safety Net

Eugine Weekly 29 Dec 2022
Our one 24/7 public music station is mostly nostalgia in its specialty programming, catering to a mostly white, male audience; it has never had an African American or Asian American programmer or staff in 75 years ... Oregon’s community radio has invented youth broadcasting and music ...

Boomplay And France’S Generations Radio In Partnership To Promote African Music

MENA FN 01 Dec 2022
(MENAFN - African Press Organization) Boomplay ( ), Africa's largest music streaming platform, has partnered with Generations Radio, France's premier syndicated Hip Hop and Soul radio station, to ... .

African Legends Night marks 10 years with Music Museum, Hall of Fame, others

B & FT Online 26 Nov 2022
Curation of African Legends Digital Music Museum and the African Legends Hall of Fame are two key initiatives among the additions which, ... A 4-hour radio playlist show on Happy FM dedicated to all artistes who have performed on African Legends Night Legends Digital Music Playlist.

South Jersey children's choir singing at Radio City's famed Christmas show in NYC

Burlington County Times 18 Nov 2022
Sunday in Radio City Music Hall in New York City at its 2022 season of the renowned Christmas Spectacular featuring the dancing Rockettes and a live nativity ... Instead of choosing a standard, more familiar Christmas carol for her group to sing at Radio City, Murray selected “Up Above My Head,” an African-American spiritual about heaven and music.

Ode Audio: A Bridge to Black Radio

Eagle-Tribune 28 Sep 2022
28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MEMPHIS, TN – Research shows that radio reaches 92% of African Americans weekly ... Now, African Americans, perhaps America’s most prolific radio listening audience has a mobile app that is curated and customized to their tastes ... 70% of radio listening by ...

Abdullah Ibrahim — a tribute to a living legend

Mail Guardian South Africa 22 Sep 2022
The Blue Note Jazz Club is one of those live music joints that will cram you into shared tables with strangers — Omicron, Delta and crew be damned ... music; medicine, meditation; martial arts; movement; menu and masters ... His music is still a staple for many South Africans and resounds across South African radio stations on any given Sunday afternoon.

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