The R Kelly and Sade tours are two of the hottest tickets this summer. Sade’s tour features Ohio’s own John Legend. R. Kelly will be accompanied by opening acts Marsha Ambrosius and Keyshia Cole.
Evelyn and her fiancée, Chad Ochocinco went to see a doctor about the possibility of them having twins. It’s interesting that they are ENGAGED, but Chad didn’t even know Evelyn’s real age. He was shocked to find out that she is 35 years old.
“Beats, Rhymes & Life” (Unrated) Michael Rapaport directs this reverential rapumentary chronicling the reunion of the pioneering, hip-hop group “A Tribe Called Quest” for a concert tour in 2008. With appearances byMos Def, the Beastie Boys, Common and Mary J. Blige.
CLEVELAND OHIO -- When asked why he came up with thename Maze, he pondered and said, “We were spitting out a lot of names, but at the end of the day, [it]was the one that everybody liked. The music would take you to different places [lake a maze], so it kinda fit.” He laughed, “So [coming up with the name], that’s my claim to fame. Not really any divine intervention, but then again, maybe it was.”
COLUMBUS OHIO -- Bobby Harris formed the Dazz Band in the late ‘70s, merging two Cleveland funk bands, Bell Telefunk and Mother Braintree. After myriad lineup changes, the end result was an eight-piece band featuring Harris, Skip Martin II, Pierre DeMudd on horns and vocals, guitarist Eric Fearman, bassist Michael Wiley, drummer Isaac Wiley, keyboardist Kevin Frederick and percussionist Kenny Pettus.
This week’s Black Music Month feature highlights the musical arts with a one-on-one interview with Courtney Daniels who is all set to live out her dream as she sings, dances, and of course acts, the parts of some beloved Disney characters on the company’s brand new cruise ship, the Disney Dream.