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The Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Neighborhood Flavor wrapped its summer block club series at the Promontory in Chicago recently. Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Neighborhood Flavor highlights unique communities across the country that have helped shape some of today’s top entertainers. The event featured live performances by Mick Jenkins and Twista. Jack Daniel’s helped to wind…

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The Betty Shabazz international Charter School is a network of African Centered Charter Schools. The schools blend African cultural influences within the schools’ curriculum. Barbara A. Sizemore Academy, Dusable Leadership Academy and Betty Shabazz Academy are the three schools that make up the network. Their annual fundraiser was recently held at The Promontory in the…

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Known as the “King of Jazz Funk Vibes” and the “Godfather of Neo Soul,” Ayers’ extensive discography has him ranked him among the most sampled African American artists admired by “new school” performers like Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Mary J. Blige, D’Angelo, Tribe Called Quest, Pete Rock/CL Smooth, and so many others.

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As the summer is winding down, the events are heating up. Johnny Gill stopped by the Promontory recently to perform at the 3rd annual Black McDonald’s Operators Association Block Party. BMOA sponsored this free event; tickets were given away to those who visited select McDonald’s locations or by winning via online entry at V103’s website.…

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With the 4th of July weekend being one of the biggest and busiest party weekends of the year, we figure you may have a little trouble narrowing down your many options to party within Chicago’s city limits. Hit the flip to have a look at five events over the course of the weekend that we think…

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Chicago native Syleena Johnson recently celebrated the release of her sixth studio album, Chapter 6: Couples Therapy, with a intimate album release party at new Chicago venue The Promontory, located in the Hyde Park neighborhood. Sponsored in part by Johnson’s new label home Blakbyrd Entertainment, along with Heineken, 30+ Marketing and Twoguard Media Group, and Juan and Only…

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