On Saturday, Dec. 13, 60 middle and high school students from Usher’s New Look headed to the campus of Georgia Tech in Atlanta to participate in a “Day of Code” sponsored by the School of Computing and the Higher Altitude Foundation. Usher, a national spokesperson this year for the “Hour of Code” campaign presented by… Read more »
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It was Usher’s night, but it was also a moment to pay homage to Atlanta’s thriving hip-hop culture. When Usher’s “UR Experience Tour” made its way to Philips Arena in his hometown Atlanta, it was obvious that this show would be different from the other 26 cities that will get a chance to see his… Read more »
Bone Crusher says that too many young hip-hop artists in the city of Atlanta have no idea how much work had to happen for it to be where it is.
Music executive Antonio “L.A.” Reid was honored at the 3rd Annual Legends Dinner in Atlanta. Each year, American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers’ (ASCAP) Rhythm & Soul division recognizes individuals who have brought great honor to the city of Atlanta through their achievements in music. L.A. Reid has undeniably been a force introducing new… Read more »
T.I. celebrated his birthday by performing at the BET Hip Hop Awards and hosting several parties throughout the weekend. On Sept. 21, the rapper held a birthday dinner in Atlanta. Celebrity guests included Usher, Jeezy, Nelly, DJ Drama, Tiny Harris and family. Attendees enjoyed barbecue and T.I.’s birthday cake. In the upcoming weeks, T.I. will be… Read more »
R&B star Usher is set to embark on The UR Experience tour, a 27 city excursion that will criss-cross North America this fall. The singer has just released his latest hit, “She Came To Give It To You,” and wowed audiences at both the BET Awards and the MTV Video Music Awards this summer.