Friday, January 24, 2020

Lecrae: Balancing Spirituality and Mainstream Acceptance One Rhyme at a Time (by Ural Garrett)

It was only a matter of time during the growth of Hip-Hop that a sect of rappers would spit rhymes with a Christian slant. Outside of Kirk Franklin’s domination...

People You Should Know: Cayman Kelly, Airpersonality, Sirius XM Radio

Sirius XM Radio air personality Cayman Kelly is a natural-born entertainer.  By age 15, he had already developed a voice that demanded attention.  That voice landed him in radio,...

Shawn Tubby Holiday Named Sr. VP, Columbia Records

Columbia Records has named Shawn ‘Tubby’ Holiday as SVP/Urban A&R. Previously SVP/A&R for RCA Records, Holiday will continue to discover, break and develop new talent as well as integrate...

Sas Metcalfe Promoted to President, Global Creative, Kobalt Music Group

Sas Metcalfe has been promoted from Executive Vice President Creative to the newly created position of President, Global Creative for Kobalt Music Group, it was announced today by Willard...

Executive Q&A: Amilcar “PRO” Welton/CEO of CREATE.Digital Music

In the music and entertainment industry, you often come across a number of A&R’s, publicists, executives, and founders. However, how many of them are accessible to where all you...

Amalgamation Executive Spotlight: Jesse Flores, VP, Business Development, Lyric Financial

Q: Jesse, please provide some brief background on your industry history, and how a company like Lyric Financial can be beneficial to the creative community. A: I am proud to...
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