Daily Archives: August 3, 2016

NPR Noteworthy: Miguel

Miguel is the first subject of NPR’s brand-new Noteworthy documentary series. Jason King talks with Miguel at his Los Angeles home about his music and creative process.


Lauryn Hill Announces A Diaspora Calling! Concert Series Tour In Association With Live Nation And Tidal


Lauryn Hill is taking the MLH Caravan: A Diaspora Calling! Concert Series on tour in association with Tidal and Live Nation. She presented the first concert at the Kings theater in Brooklyn.  Ms. Hill says: The MLH Caravan allows me to continue the theme of unity and celebration of the many facets of cultural and artistic beauty throughout the African diaspora while on tour this summer and fall. In these days of tension, tumult and transition, an exchange of this kind can yield direction, expression, understanding and empowerment as well as connection, self Love and appreciation that hopefully overflows into our respective communities.”  Each show will have guest perfromance from various artists of the African diaspora.

Tidal members will have exclusive access to a pre-sale on August 4th at 10:00AM. Members can find details by logging into their Tidal account.

MLH Carava: A Diaspora Calling! Concert Series Dates: 
08/27/16 – Philadelphia, PA at The Mann Center
09/01/16 – Chicago, IL at Ravinia
09/02/16 – Detroit, MI at The Fillmore
09/04/16 – Minneapolis, MN at First Avenue
09/13/16 – Louisville, KY at The Louisville Palace
09/16/16 – Toronto, ON at Massey Hall
09/18/16 – Cleveland, OH at Hard Rock Live Rocksino
09/22/16 – Indianapolis, IN at The Murat Theatre
09/24/16 – Atlanta, GA at Chastain Park
09/25/16 – Tuscaloosa, AL at Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
10/01/16 – Boston, MA at Wang Theatre
11/01/16 – San Diego, CA at Copley Symphony Hall
11/06/16 – Seattle, WA at McCaw Hall
11/08/16 – Vancouver, BC at Queen Elizabeth Theatre
11/12/16 – Las Vegas, NV at The Foundry at SLS
11/13/16 – Phoenix, AZ at Comerica Theatre

Sa-Roc-What It’s Worth Official Video

“What It’s Worth” is the third installment in Sa-Roc’s Wisdom Wednesdays. She continues her faceless theme with a book, tea and boombox. You can download “What It’s Worth” here.


Charles Bradley-Good To Be Back Home Official Video

Charles Bradley’s patriotic “Good To Be Back Home” video is a bunch of visuals of him on the road entertaining his audiences and walking through his beloved Brooklyn.


Usher Performs Crash On The Tonight Show

Usher appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon a few days ago and he  performed “Crash” from his follow-up to 2012’s Looking 4 Myself. The R&B singer also has a role as Sugar Ray Leonard in the Roberto Durán biopic Hands Of Stone which will be in theaters on August 26th.