Singer and “R&B Divas” star Chanté Moore is slated to perform on the Hyundai Soundstage for the 13th annual Taste of Soul. Hyundai recently announced that renowned journalist Roland Martin will be the host with Brian “DJ B-Hen” Henry and rap icon Kurtis Blow as the talent featured on the stage. ... read more »
Whatever others may say in clearly deserved praise and homage to Aretha Franklin, it is vitally important that we, as persons and a people, speak our own special cultural truth about her and make our own unique assessment of her music, life, service and meaning to us. Here I mean not letting others’ descriptions of her and her music serve as an orientation and framework for our own praise and proper due, but rather reaching inside ourselves and understanding and speaking of her in a multiplicity of meaningful and praise-worthy ways drawn and distilled from the depths of our own hearts and our own culture. ... read more »
The Los Angeles Sentinel catches up with Empire Star Bryshere Y. Gray, Film Producer Jesse Collins and actor Elijah Kelley at the red carpet premiere of the New Edition Story, scheduled to air during six-hour, three night premiere January 24, 25, and 26, 2017 on BET.
Correspondent: Brittany K. Jackson ... read more / watch video »
The L.A. Sentinel presents exclusive coverage from the star-studded Walk of Fame ceremony for "The God Father Of Black Music" Clarence Avant. Babyface, LA Reid, Chaka Zulu and Reginald Hudlin share their fondest memories of Avant as well as coveted advice they've received from the music legend.
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Watch as we chat with Deric Augustine, set to play "DJ Yella" in the the Lifetime movie premiere of Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Michel'le, which is scheduled to air on Saturday, October 15, 2016.
Host: Brittany K. Jackson
Director of Photography: Aaron Brumfield ... read more / watch video »