‘Makin It Mag’s’ Music Mondays awards Fort Knox and parties with Atlanta’s tastemakers

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   If you were wondering where the young  folks in Atlanta’s music industry congregate, Makin’ It Magazine‘s Music Mondays would make the top of the list.  The super music listening and networking event occurs every first Monday of the month.  The past Music Monday featured R&B artist Verse Simmonds. Hosted by DJ Lady B, the… Read more »

Keyshia Cole on love, new music and respect for Beyoncé and Jay-Z

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Pain and heartbreak were often key motivators early on in Keyshia Cole’s music career. The pain of disappointment and lost love was apparent on songs like “I  Should Have Cheated,” “I Remember” and “Shoulda Let You Go.” Cole’s art imitated her troubled life and her fans appreciated her for expressing those stories through music. Personally,… Read more »

ASCAP Honors DJ Beverly Bond, an Advocate for Women in Music

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Harlem Arts Alliance Presents: On the “A” w/Souleo   High profile and powerful positions, virtually always demand that the people in those positions operate with a sense of integrity, responsibility and courage. These are the attributes of the women celebrated during the 4th annual “ASCAP Presents … Women Behind the Music” series. The event which… Read more »

R&B/Pop Songwriter Don Major: A Major Talent on Music Scene

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Maybe the newest requirement for songwriters is brutal honesty — or maybe that’s always been the case. In rolling out’s interview with songwriter Don Major — of We Got Hits and Make It Happen Management — his unflinching willingness to share his thoughts and private feelings was nothing short of exhilarating. The diverse songwriter who… Read more »