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Headies 2018: Complete List of Winners

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The 2018 Headies was held on Saturday, May 5, 2018, at the Convention Centre of the Eko Hotel & Suites, in Lagos, and as usual, it was not without controversy. A controversy that is better discussed in a different post. In the meantime, below is a complete list of winners at the reputable, Nigeria focused, music industry event. -Ms. Uduak …

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Ike Onuorah Named 2nd Vice President of Artist Management Organization in Nigeria Led by Don Jazzy’s Father

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Ikechukwu (Ike) Onuorah, a British-Nigerian executive and music entrepreneur, has been named the 2nd Vice President of the ‘Artiste Managers in Nigeria Association’ (AMAN) in Nigeria, an organization headed by Collins Ifeanyi Onwuneme Ajereh Enebeli aka Mavin Grandpa, the father to popular music producer Don Jazzy. The newly appointed executive joins the non-profit that is now experiencing a reawakening and …

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Actor @TerryCrews to Host 26th Annual @Movieguide® Faith & Values Awards on Feb. 2nd, 2018

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Hollywood, Calif. –    The 26th Annual Faith & Values Annual Gala will be held Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, at the Universal Hilton Hotel in Universal City, Calif., with the theme “Movies and TV that Transform.” Hosted by Actor Terry Crews, at the Gala, Dr. Ted Baehr, founder and publisher of Movieguide®:  The Family Guide to Movies and Entertainment, will present highlights from Movieguide®’s …

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60th Grammy Awards: Complete List of Winners

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The GRAMMY Awards was held at Madison Square Garden in New York on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. The prestigious event was broadcast live on the CBS Television Network at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT. Check out the complete list of winners from the event organizers: GENERAL FIELD 1. Record Of The Year (Award to the Artist and to the Producer(s), …

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#Grammys2018: Watch Industry Stakeholders Speak at the Congressional Hearing on ‘Music Policy Issues: A Perspective From Those Who Make It’

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“On Jan. 26 in New York City, the full House Judiciary Committee conducted a field hearing titled “Music Policy Issues: A Perspective From Those Who Make It.” Held at ranking member Jerry Nadler’s (D-N.Y.) alma mater, Fordham University School of Law, the all-star, all-music panel of witnesses included singer/songwriter Aloe Blacc, platinum-selling producer Mike Clink, country songwriter Tom Douglas, three-time …