Daily Archives: January 12, 2015

Baby Jaymes-M.L.K. Blvd

Baby Jaymes takes Sheryl Crow’s “All I Wanna Do” and flips it into a King tribute with “M.L.K. Blvd.” The song is an unreleased recording that was originally intended for his forthcoming Ghetto Retro album.


Actor Clay Chappell Lands Biggest Small Role Ever On Screen with Oprah in “Selma”

Photo courtesy of Paramount Pictures Photo courtesy of Paramount Pictures

Atlanta – Actor Clay Chappell is no newcomer to the big screen. As a working actor, he has landed some prime bit parts in several major films. He played a councilman alongside Dennis Quaid in the remake of “Footloose” and did a scene with Robert Duvall in the Billy Bob Thorton directed “Jayne Mansfield’s Car.” But his brief appearance in the cinematic drama, “Selma,” a historical period piece distributed by Paramount Pictures, has been heralded as the showstopper which may just define his career. In “Selma,” Chappell plays a southern registrar opposite Oprah Winfrey as Annie Lee Cooper, a Black women seeking to vote in 1965 when racial discrimination made voting very difficult. The scene, only a minute in length, sets the tone for the entire film, and is Oprah’s only speaking role in the movie.


Common & John Legend Win Golden Globe Award For Glory

Common and John Legend’s “Glory” won the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song from the film Selma. Prince presented the award to them and Common’s acceptance speech highlighted the way Selma elevated his humanity.


Slick Rick & Nas Perform Children’s Story For Rick’s 50th Birthday Party

Slick Rick and Nas perform Rick’s “Children’s Story” at The Ruler’s 50th Birthday party Friday night at Brooklyn Bowl with plenty of gold chains.


Kandace Springs-West Coast (Official Video)

Kandace Springs’s “West Coast” video is a visual story of her transition from New York to California for warmer weather, fast cars and escape from an ended relationship.