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Erykah Badu’s Game-Changing Debut “Baduizm” And Smash Sophomore Album “Mama’s Gun” Released On Vinyl Via Motown/UMe
Erykah Badu Game-Changer

“BADUIZM” AVAILABLE ON VINYL IN ENTIRETY FOR FIRST TIME EVER AS DOUBLE LP LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Erykah Badu’s game-changing debut, Baduizm, and her smash sophomore album, Mama’s Gun, are now available back on vinyl as part of Motown/UMe’s Respect The Classics initiative. Previously released on vinyl as a shortened nine-track single LP, this release marks the first […]

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Tom Joyner Foundation Now Acception Applications Full Ride Scholarship Program for Graduating HS Seniors

CONTACT: Neil Foote Tom Joyner Foundation neil.foote@ 214-448-3765. TOM JOYNER FOUNDATION NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FULL RIDE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR GRADUATING HS SENIORS – One student will win a scholarship to cover all expenses to an HBCU of their choice, joining an impressive group of previous “Full Ride” Scholars –   The Tom Joyner Foundation® announced the ‘Full Ride’ scholarship […]

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Sabio mobile And Boron5 Form Strategic Partnership To Reach African-American Consumers On Mobile

ALLIANCE TO HELP MOBILE PLATFORM BETTER IDENTIFY INFLUENTIAL DIVERSE MARKET SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Sabio mobile announced today it is entering into a strategic partnership with Boron5 (A Thunder Cloud Marketing, LLC. Brand).  The marketing alliance will position the innovative mobile platform to better identify African-American consumers on mobile devices.  Boron5 is a brand marketing and storytelling […]

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23andMe, NIH work to reduce health research disparities among African Americans

New NIH grant fuels creation of African American sequencing panel for genetic research MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — 23andMe, Inc., the leading personal genetics company, today announced a new grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), for the creation of a genetic resource for health research in African Americans that could improve the understanding of diseases […]

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RLJ Entertainment Announces Acquisition of Urbanworld Film Festival Titles LIKE COTTON TWINES and KNUCKLEHEAD

Both films set to premiere on RLJE’s subscription VOD service, Urban Movie Channel LOS ANGELES, Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Following the 20th anniversary of the Urbanworld Film Festival, RLJ Entertainment is set to release Leila Djansi’s (Where Children Play) compelling new feature film, Like Cotton Twines. The film, which screened in the World Narrative Category at this year’s festival, follows […]

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