Will Gittens’ music has ‘No Filter’

Will Gittens' music has 'No Filter'

Singer-songwriter Will Gittens is on a mission to share his music with the world. The 24-year-old Berklee College of Music graduate is taking full advantage of the social media driven world we live in. Following an unsuccessful audition for season eight of “The Voice” soon after graduation, Gittens had to re-evaluate his approach to achieving his musical goals and building […]

Tribute: Orlando Massacre shooting victims’ names, faces and ages

Tribute: Orlando Massacre shooting victims' names, faces and ages

It has been a heartbreaking weekend. “The Voice” contestant Christina Grimmie, 22, who finished in the top three after being coached by judge Adam Levine, was gunned down after a Friday night, June 10 concert in Florida at The Plaza Live in Orlando. She was meeting fans and signing autographs a half hour after the […]

Popular singer from ‘The Voice’ fatally shot after concert

Popular singer from 'The Voice' fatally shot after concert

Singer Christina Grimmie died early Saturday during a post-concert autograph signing Friday night, police said. The shooting was reported at the Plaza Live concert venue east of downtown Orlando, FL about 10:30 p.m., after a performance by the band Before you Exit and Grimmie, who has appeared on NBC’s The Voice. Grimmie, 22, opened the […]

Vedo discusses the importance of staying fashion-forward as an artist

Vedo discusses the importance of staying fashion-forward as an artist

R&B singer and songwriter Vedo, best known for his unforgettable performances on NBC’s talent competition “The Voice,” is bringing the heat this spring with his new EP, State of Mind. In addition to his music project, Vedo is making boss moves behind the scenes by launching his own music label, New WAV Music Group, based in Atlanta […]

R. City performs on NBC’s ‘The Voice’ with Adam Levine

R. City performs on NBC's 'The Voice' with Adam Levine

Atlanta-based, Virgin islands-bred R. City affectionately known as Rock City were featured on Tuesday night’s episode of NBC’s “The Voice.” Brothers Timothy and Theron Thomas performed their platinum single, “Locked Away” featuring Adam Levine in front of a packed house and Levine’s fellow judges, Gwen Stefani, Pharrell and Blake Shelton, on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015. The […]

‘The Voice’ contestant Anthony Riley commits suicide

'The Voice' contestant Anthony Riley commits suicide

Once a Philly street performer, Anthony Riley, 28, became a household name when he received the fastest four chair turn around on NBC’s “The Voice” this past January. Riley performed James Brown’s “I Got You (I Feel Good).” Then he suddenly departed the show for personal reasons, according to judge Pharrell Williams. We later learned the talent has issues with drugs.

Prince sued for stealing popular contestant of ‘The Voice’

Prince sued for stealing popular contestant of 'The Voice'

A music producer named Jolene Cherry has filed suit against superstar musician Prince in regards to singer Judith Hill, whom Cherry claims the Purple Rain singer stole from her. Cherry filed papers at a Los Angeles area courthouse last week claiming the singer was contractually obligated to her, and Hill took music the pair had […]

Karina Iglesias to perform at Jazz in the Gardens

Karina Iglesias to perform at Jazz in the Gardens

There are so many aspects of the music business … I definitely encourage musicians and aspiring musicians to learn how to read music, it is very important, and work on their craft on a daily basis.

Adam Levine talks why NBC’s ‘The Voice’ has not produced a superstar

Adam Levine talks why NBC's 'The Voice' has not produced a superstar

Though as popular, if not more popular, than it’s primary rival, “American Idol,” NBC’s “The Voice” has one glaring shortcoming that continues to hound it. As season eight prepares to kick off, the show has yet to produce a single bona fide superstar. During a recent press conference, Adam Levine, a longtime judge and leader of […]

Pharrell Williams dissatisfied with T.I.’s ‘Paperwork’ album

Pharrell Williams dissatisfied with T.I.'s 'Paperwork' album

There’s no denying that Pharrell Williams had a remarkable 2014. In addition to numerous successful collaborations and a well-received run as a judge on NBC’s “The Voice,” the N.E.R.D. leader released his infectious single “Happy” and even netted an Oscar nod. But for all of his hits during the year, in a recent interview with GQ, Pharrell […]

Red carpet fun at MC Media Works' Christmas party

MC Media Works held their 2014 Christmas party at Suite Lounge in Atlanta. The purpose of the party was to give back to the less fortunate by bringing a gift to enter the event. Celebrity guests Rich Homie Quan, Bobby V, Jacquees Rich Gang/Cash Money, Mishon, and Emmanuel Hudson from MTV’s “Wild-n Out” all attended […]

5 questions with season 4 of 'The Voice' runner-up Michelle Chamuel

Fans of NBC’s “The Voice” will no doubt remember Michelle Chamuel, the bespectacled versatile powerhouse vocalist from season four of the hit show. Her rendition of Katy Perry’s “I Kissed A Girl” during the blind audition segment garnered three of the show’s four judges (Adam Levine, Shakira, and Usher) to turn their chairs for her and plead their […]

Pharrell Williams talks Ferguson and ongoing affair with black women

Between his monster single “Happy,” producing record breaking hits for others, and landing a coveted spot as a judge on NBC’s hit show “The Voice,” it’s safe to say that the profile of Pharrell Williams is at an all-time high. In the cover story for Ebony magazine’s November issue, the Virginia native touched on a few hot […]

10 highest paid reality TV stars

Rumor has it that NeNe Leakes just received a substantial raise on “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.” During a recent interview with “Extra,” the 46-year-old reality star addressed rumors that she had been paid $1.5 million to return to season seven of “RHOA.” “I was not offered $1.5, let’s be clear, yeah, it’s a lot […]

Christina Milian lands new reality show on E!

Former singer turned social media corespondent turned socialite Christina Milian has finally found her come up! So we think… Recently, Complex reported that the “Dip It Low” artist, famous for her relationships with A-list celebrities like Nick Cannon, The Dream and now Lil Wayne, has landed a lucrative slot on E! with a new reality […]

Cee Lo Green must register as narcotics offender, following ecstasy accusation

Cee Lo Green showed up to Los Angeles County Superior Court and said, “I plead no contest where I maintain my innocence” on Friday, August 29, 2014. The “F.U.” crooner maintained he did nothing wrong after being accused of slipping ecstasy to a woman, 33, while on a date at a sushi restaurant in July […]