Posts in category "Music"

Music Business: The 9 Rules for Indie Artists

Music Business: The 9 Rules for Indie Artists
By Kym B. So I’m scrolling through social media and came across an indie artist’s live video. In the video, the artist discusses how his focus for 2017 would be to learn the “skill of writing a proper press release.” I immediately liked the status and decided to delve deeper into the Independent Artist movement.... Read more »

YouTube Success: Presenting Princess Shaw Chicago Screening

YouTube Success: Presenting Princess Shaw Chicago Screening
Six Brown Chick’s is happy to support Chicago’s Own, Samantha Montgomery, known around the world as YouTube turned superstar Princess Shaw. Samantha grew up on the south side of Chicago and now lives in New Orleans caring for the elderly by day and has now turned into a major star because of her talent and what... Read more »

Eat. Dance. Repeat. Walt Disney World's Infusion of Dining & Dancing

Eat. Dance. Repeat. Walt Disney World's Infusion of Dining & Dancing
Growing up, I loved to dance to music. While I didn’t always dance physically, I would imagine myself dancing and would often see my grandma dancing in the kitchen while cooking and tasting her dishes. She loved to cook and was even better at dancing; swaying her hips from side to side while serving us... Read more »
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CHICAGO- Get Your FREE Meryl Streep Movie Screening Passes

CHICAGO- Get Your FREE Meryl Streep Movie Screening Passes
WHAT: Ricki and the Band Movie Screening WHEN: Tuesday, August 4, 2015 GET YOUR PASSES NOW!!! First come, First serve. We hope to see you there.   MOVIE SYNOPSIS: RICKI AND THE FLASH Release Date: August 7, 2015 Directed by: Jonathan Demme Written by: Diablo Cody Produced by: Marc Platt, Diablo Cody, Mason Novick, Gary... Read more »

King of the South T.I. Visits Chicago!

King of the South T.I. Visits Chicago!
  by Dawj Sangster- 8.5 years ago I blessed a young 18 year-old girl with a trip to New York and tickets to see T.I. in concert for her 18th birthday. I wasn’t a huge rap fan, but I knew this young lady was and she was doing amazing in school at the University of... Read more »

Love Tips from the "Love King" Raheem DeVaughn

Love Tips from the "Love King" Raheem DeVaughn
  by Dawj Sangster- I had the opportunity to sit down and chat with the amazing Raheem Devaughn, a.k.a “The Love King,” and chat about love. He is an amazing individual that is really passionate about love and relationships. Here he gives us some tips on being in love and having a successful relationship. “Honestly,... Read more »
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PHOTOS: WVON Unplugged & Verizon Girls Night out with Jaguar Wright

PHOTOS: WVON Unplugged & Verizon Girls Night out with Jaguar Wright
  WVON recently featured songbird Jaguar Wright, for it’s latest UNPLUGGED music series in Chicago. Hosted at the chic Nouveau Tavern, Jaguar gave an amazing performance in front of an awesome crowd to include many girlfriends who had won tickets and prizes from Verizon. Verizon was a sponsor of the event and provided a group... Read more »

Verdine White of Earth, Wind & Fire Gives Back

  by Dawgelene Sangster– Verdine White of the Earth, Wind and Fire group, visited Chicago for a mentoring roundtable discussion at Columbia College Chicago. The event, hosted by Anita Bennet and Nicoh David was a huge success.  Soulful performances filled the room by various local artists to include Marwan, Aniba Hotep and the Soul Collective... Read more »

Liv Warfield's Red Kiva Performance ROCKED!

Liv Warfield's Red Kiva Performance ROCKED!
  by Dawgelene “Dr Dawj” Sangster– Liv Warfield gave an amazing live performance Friday night at Red Kiva. She held her listening party at the posh west loop bar where she ROCKED it! She graced the stage in chocolate fitted slacks, a sassy cream-colored top and her signature blond cropped hair-do. She danced and moved... Read more »
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Photos: BMOA Block Party with R&B singer Avant

Photos: BMOA Block Party with R&B singer Avant
On Tuesday, August 27, the Black McDonald’s Operators Association (BMOA) hosted its 2nd concert of the summer featuring R&B songster Avant.  The electric performance was held at The Legacy Ballroom on the city’s south side. The after-work concert event was free for those who got tickets from participating McDonald’s restaurants or won them via online... Read more »