Master P’s I Got the Hook Up 2 Acquired by UMC (Urban Movie Channel)

Master P’s I Got the Hook Up 2 Acquired by UMC (Urban Movie Channel)

UMC (Urban Movie Channel) – the first and leading streaming service for Black film and television from AMC Networks’ RLJ Entertainment – is joining the theatrical game with the acquisition of Master P’s I Got the Hook-Up 2. Partnering with RLJ Entertainment’s RLJE Films team, UMC will release the sequel Continue Reading

True Religion Names Allen Onyia as Artistic Director

True Religion Names Allen Onyia as Artistic Director

True Religion Names Allen Onyia as Artistic Director UpscaleHype Co-Founder to Implement New Creative Vision for Iconic Brand (Los Angeles, CA) – May 1, 2019 – True Religion is pleased to announce that Allen Onyia, Co-Founder of UpscaleHype has joined the company as Artistic Director.  Named “Menswear’s Most Important Instagram Continue Reading

Octavia Bostick

The Business of Hip Hop Spotlight: Octavia Bostick

Title: CEO/President Company: Ballyhoo Public Relations Location: United States Octavia Bostick began her career in music as an intern at the world-famous Capitol Records tower in the early 90’s, where she cut her teeth in the promotions department working projects including: MC Hammer, Tracie Spencer, Freddie Jackson, Portrait, BeBe & CeCe, Continue Reading

Donald Glover and adidas Originals launch Donald Glover Presents

Donald Glover and adidas Originals launch Donald Glover Presents

  – Donald Glover Presents is the creative partnership between the multi-talented artist and iconic sportswear brand – – Glover re-imagines classic adidas footwear styles, the Nizza, the Continental 80, and the Lacombe – – Donald Glover Presents is a new series of short films, starring Glover and award-winning Actress-Comedian and Continue Reading

Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg, and ScHoolboy Q to Headline Summerfest on July 7

Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg, and ScHoolboy Q to Headline Summerfest on July 7

Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance announced that Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg, and ScHoolboy Q will headline the American Family Insurance Amphitheater, closing out the festival on July 7, 2019.  It will be the only concert in the country featuring these three rap all-stars. Tickets will go on sale on Continue Reading

Jermaine Dupri Becomes Co-Owner of Slush Naturals

The Slush Naturals Company, Inc., a purveyor of vegan certified, Non-GMO Project Verified, all-natural beverages infused with fruit/vegetable juices and plant essence, is happy to announce that GRAMMY® Award-winning producer, Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee, recording artist, TV star and So So Def’s founder, Jermaine Dupri has become a minority Continue Reading