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NAACP Theatre Awards Modifies Nominee Announcement

Beverly Hills, CA — The NAACP Beverly Hills/Hollywood Branch Theatre Viewing Committee updates their announcements of nominees for the 26th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards. The awards include 32 categories, which encompass local and equity nominations. This year’s awards show will be held on Monday, November 21, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, California. This year’s Equity […]

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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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