Tag: music

Spotlight on mega guitarist W.R. Sanders

Spotlight on mega guitarist W.R. Sanders

| December 12, 2013

UP CLOSE WITH JEANIE Whatz up, babies? I hope, that all of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving and you took the opportunity to express that joy through your beautiful smiles and laughter. On that note, I must share something with you that is not a laughing matter because the guitarist who plays along side Ty […]

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Praise dance featured at this year’s Christ Child Festival

Praise dance featured at this year’s Christ Child Festival

| December 4, 2013

FORT WAYNE—With the change of venue for the Christ Child Festival to downtown at 431 W. Berry St., comes the opportunity to offer Christian dance groups on the auditorium stage of the University of Saint Francis Performing Arts Center on opening night. The Christ Child Festival is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m., Dec. 6 […]

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Love Church to host Life Action Revival Summit

Love Church to host Life Action Revival Summit

| November 29, 2013

FORT WAYNE—The Love Church, 1331 E. Berry St., is set to host a week-long Life Action Revival Summit, Dec. 1 to Dec. 8. The focus will be on America’s greatest need—practically living out biblical values and principles our country was founded on—in the form of seminars, music and programs for children and youth. • Two […]

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Local talent Haven Unique shoots for the stars

Local talent Haven Unique shoots for the stars

| November 21, 2013

Frost Illustrated Staff Report Local rising teen pop singer, Haven Unique, lent a hand to the youth journalism program sponsored by Frost Illustrated on Nov. 11. The students conducted a press conference as a learning exercise in which they asked the young artist interview question. According to her website, www.havenunique.com, Haven Unique Burnett-King, born on […]

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New Jimi Hendrix documentary released

New Jimi Hendrix documentary released

| November 14, 2013

Late legend is focus of PBS special, DVD By Stacy M. Brown Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer WASHINGTON, D.C.—More than 43 years after his death and 46 years after the seminal “Purple Haze” recording, legendary musician Jimi Hendrix will be the subject of a television special on PBS next month. The documentary, […]

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House arrest on hold for Lauryn Hill

House arrest on hold for Lauryn Hill

| November 7, 2013

Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American Fresh out of jail for tax evasion Lauryn Hill is headed out on tour. According to TMZ, Hill has been granted permission to postpone the house arrest portion of her prison sentence to go on tour. The tour dates will be scheduled between Nov. 15 and Dec. 13. […]

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Take 6 takes time to celebrate anniversary

Take 6 takes time to celebrate anniversary

| November 7, 2013

When it comes to tight four-part harmony, it is doubtful that any group could surpass Take 6, the a capella group that is in the midst of celebrating their 25th anniversary.

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D.S. Sense takes hip hop, R&B on ‘Space Audissey’

D.S. Sense takes hip hop, R&B on ‘Space Audissey’

| November 5, 2013

By Steve Furay Special to the NNPA from The Michigan Citizen “Nobody has to take interest in what I’m putting out, how I feel or how I present it,” said D.S. Sense, sitting comfortably outside on a fall afternoon in Detroit. “But, the fact there is an audience who appreciates it is priceless.” If the […]

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Entertainment in a Nutshell: Pharrell Williams, Tamar Braxton, Robin Thicke, Oprah Winfrey, Jay Z

Entertainment in a Nutshell: Pharrell Williams, Tamar Braxton, Robin Thicke, Oprah Winfrey, Jay Z

| November 1, 2013

Pharrell Williams, 40 and Helen Lasichanh had a lavish wedding ceremony and reception Saturday, October 12th. The couple tied the knot in a secret ceremony in France in late August…

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Spotlight on Mikki White, coming out vocal strong

Spotlight on Mikki White, coming out vocal strong

| November 1, 2013

I’m here tonight at Tycoons Cabaret and Grill to check out the entertainer Mikki White with some friends. I’m loving the way she works the crowd as she walks around and gets them involved and excited.

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