New Music This Fall
Written by Lisa Spivey, Sentinel Contributing Writer 13 September 2007
Angie Stone has left J Records and will release her new CD, “The Art of Love and War,” October 16th on Stax Records. The CD was recorded at Marvin Gaye’s former studio on Sunset Boulevard ... read more >>
Inside Oprah's Bash for Obama
Written by Stephanie Frederic 13 September 2007
After all these years, I can now truly say I’ve been to the Promised Land. Oprah’s “Promised Land” that is - in Montecito. That’s what she named her $50-million , 42-acre ... read more >>
"Taste of Soul" Artists Lineup Announced
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 12 September 2007
  ANGIE STONE In what’s believed to be the largest Black celebration in Los Angeles, the Taste of Soul also known as the party on Crenshaw returns for another successful ... read more >>
Save The Date! "The Taste of Soul '07" is Here!
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 06 September 2007
Save the Date!    Billed as the “Ultimate Family Affair”, the 2nd Annual “Taste of Soul” is the communities premier "Block Party"  that brings people ... read more >>
Halle's Big News! Baby On Board
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 06 September 2007
It's official! In an email to her fans and the world, Oscar-winning Actress Halle Berry has confirmed that she's expecting her first child with her model boyfriend Gabriel Aubry."Yes, ... read more >>
Common Brings His Cool Rap Style To Southern California This Week
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 06 September 2007
He's not your everyday rapper. He's so much more. Lonnie Rashid Lynn Jr. aka Common brings his uncommon rap style to Southern California this week performing at the Wiltern theatre on Thursday, ... read more >>
Terrence Howard takes over the Fall Box Office
Written by Christine Sabathia 06 September 2007
Terrence Howard is an actor well-known for exuding an intensity so immense in films such as Hustle & Flow, Crash, Pride and Ray that he was nominated for an Academy Award as Best Actor in 2005. But, ... read more >>
Samuel L. Jackson The Hardest Working Actor in Hollywood
Written by Stephanie Frederic 30 August 2007
Pulling no punches, Jackson goes one-on-one with the LA SentinelBeverly Hills, Ca. - He jumps from movie set to movie set like he’s the one writing the checks for each production. Unlike most actors ... read more >>
Exclusive Interview With Big Jon Platt, The "big" man behind music's big names
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Assistant Managing Editor) 30 August 2007
“Big” Jon Platt is big in every sense of the word. He is the executive vice president/head of Urban, Creative, West Coast, for EMI Music Publishing. To state it plain and simple, Big Jon ... read more >>
Beyonce' Fever Hits Southern California
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 30 August 2007
Superstar and cultural icon Beyonce is bringing her 2007 world tour to Southern California this weekend with shows Saturday in Anaheim and Sunday night at LA’s Staples Center, but if you want to ... read more >>
Macy Gray Returns To Hollywood Bowl August 26
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 23 August 2007
 Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter, performer, actress, entrepreneur and philanthropist Macy Gray returns to the Hollywood Bowl on Sunday, August 26, in support of BIG, her first album in ... read more >>
John Singleton Breaking New Ground Again
Written by Stephanie Frederic 23 August 2007
Beverly Hills — His movies have made more than one billion dollars, but when you talk to Los Angeles born filmmaker and two-time Academy Award nominee John Singleton he’s as hyped about his ... read more >>
Perrodin Brings the Gospel to Compton
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 23 August 2007
As summer segues into fall, the City of Compton, along with KJLH 102.3 FM and the Los Angeles Sentinel is presenting its Gospel 2007 Concert, taking place September 8 at the Compton Par 3 Golf Course. ... read more >>
Compton Enjoys Summer of Soul
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 23 August 2007
Summer Soul Jam concert puts new face on the Hub CityFamed golfer Tiger Woods has never attracted as many Blacks to a golf course during his illustrious career and if he did they could not have enjoyed ... read more >>
On The Air
Written by Stephanie Frederic 15 August 2007
Beverly Hills - It is often said that the best revenge is success. And talk Show host Star Jones seems determined to prove that she’s still got “it” - the chops to hold her own on TV ... read more >>
First Annual "Reggae By The Bay" Festival This Weekend In Long Beach
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 15 August 2007
LONG BEACH, CA - The Queen Mary will be jammin’ at the 1st Annual Reggae by the Bay Festival, Sunday August 19 in Long Beach. Reggae fans from all over Southern California are coming down to the ... read more >>
Soul Jam Arrives in Compton
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 15 August 2007
Final Call for All Rhythm and Blues Fans!You may have waited until the last minute to attend the most exciting outdoor-summer concert in the Los Angeles area but there is still time to purchase your ... read more >>
2007 Summer Soul Jam Flyer
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 15 August 2007
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Hollywood's $25 Million Man
Written by Stephanie Frederic 09 August 2007
"Hey, c'mon, let's drink some wine. Pop those bottles." That's how comedian turned actor and international box office star Chris Tucker greets us at his Beverly Hills hotel room moments before we sit ... read more >>
Stars Align for Compton Concert
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 09 August 2007
As anticipation and momentum build for the third annual Compton Summer Soul Jam, featuring Yolanda Adams, event organizers have announced that Clarence Carter, the man who brings a lifetime of musical ... read more >>
Adams Set for Soul Jam
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 19 July 2007
Grammy Award winner Yolanda Adams is confirmed to be among the headliners at the third annual Compton Summer Soul Jam, which has gotten progressively more exciting each year and last summer presented ... read more >>
High School Students To Perform Musical "What's Going On"
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 19 July 2007
"What's Going On," an emotionally charged musical, set in the 1960s to classic Marvin Gaye tunes, will be performed by high school students from throughout the greater Los Angeles area ... read more >>
Savion Glover on Tap at Hollywood Bowl July 22
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 19 July 2007
Choreographer, director and the man behind those award-winning “Freestyle” ads for Nike is coming to Los Angeles. Considered the greatest tap dancer of his generation, Savion Glover, the ... read more >>
BET'S 'Hot Ghetto Mess' and the Woman Behind the Controversial New Show
Written by Gregory S. Cleghorne, Sentinel Contributing Writer 19 July 2007
She's 34-years old, a Washington DC lawyer with a degree from prestigious Georgetown University Law School and little did she think selling a show idea to Black Entertainment TV would land her in ... read more >>
Sean John Label Adds Women's Wear
Written by Lisa Spivey, Sentinel Contributing Writer 12 July 2007
Music mogul, producer and entrepreneur Sean "Diddy" Combs will take the reputation and success of his men's clothing and fragrance line to start the same for women. In September 7th of ... read more >>

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