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BLACK MUSIC MOMENT #7: The Source Magazine Is Founded

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Harvard University where Dave Mays & Jon Shecter met.
12 Holyoke Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

When: August 1988… 133 more words

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Durtty Boyz Presents: Lil Donald

via TheDurttyBoyz.com

We sit down with Lil Donald right before Birthday Bash 20 as he is scheduled to perform at the Next To Go stage to get more insight on who he is and why it is his time now.

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Anthony Hamilton: North Carolina's Soul Crooner

Charlotte, North Carolina’s own Anthony Hamilton it the national music stage in the early 2000’s, but the Charlotte born father of six boys was no stranger to music. 108 more words

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New Film Alert: Tyrese and Jennifer Hudson In New Short Film "Shame"

Directed by Paul Hunter and Denzel Washington, Shame is a 23-minute short film, which so far gives us Ike and Tina’s “What’s Love Got to Do With It,” tease for Tyrese’s new single “Shame.” 14 more words

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BLACK MUSIC MOMENT #16: Funky Four + 1 Conduct First Live Rap Performance On National TV

Where: (click below to visit venue on Foursquare)

The GE Building (formerly the RCA Bldg)
30 Rockefeller Plaza

When: February 4, 1981

What: Performing on Saturday Night Live with musical guest Blondie, the Bronx quintet becomes the first rap act seen on national television. 75 more words

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BLACK MUSIC MOMENT #11: Bob Marley Dies 1981

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1400 Northwest 12th Avenue, Miami, Fl

When: May 11, 1981

What: The legendary reggae singer/songwriter and activist lost his battle with cancer shortly after arriving in Miami following alternative treatment at a clinic in Germany. 88 more words

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