Chicago pays tribute to Donny Hathaway during Millennium Park Music Series

On Aug. 5, 2019, Chicago gathered at Millennium Park to honor a native son, Donny Hathaway. The Chicago-born soul singer left an imprint on the world with his timeless classics that have endured the test of time in the music industry. Songs like “Someday We’ll Be Free” and “Little Ghetto Boy” spoke to the plight […]

The 16th annual Silver Room Block Party beat the heat

The 16th annual Silver Room Block Party on July 20, 2019, promised to be a scorcher one way or another. Chicago has recently been under a heatwave like the rest of the nation and many planned to stay cool in air conditioning instead of bracing for a fun time in the sun. As Mother Nature […]

The Foreign Exchange rocks the Promontory in Chicago for Betty Shabazz

The international duo Phonte and Nicolay (also known as The Foreign Exchange) visited Chicago recently for an amazing performance at The Promontory. The sold out performance benefited the Betty Shabazz International Charter School. The house was jam-packed for this worthy cause. DJ Kwest_on set the stage working the ones and twos. Mario Smith, the “Mayor of […]