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2014-09-16 16:25:51

AVAILABLE ON ITUNES NOW NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NE-YO's brand new single "She Knows" featuring Juicy J is now available on iTunes and all digital retailers via Motown Records. Purchase it http://smarturl.it/NeYoShe. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146501 The song made its world premiere last week on Los Angeles radio station Power 106 FM. Immediately after the song's debut, numerous press tastemakers, outlets and blogs featured the track. Billboard...

2014-09-16 08:27:44

The Bestselling R&B group of all time will release 'Collide' October 21st on BMG NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boyz II Men, the bestselling R&B group of all time, is back with one of the most exciting albums of their 23-year career: Collide- which will be released October 21(st) on BMG- is, true to its title, a collision of sounds and styles, fusing rock, pop, and funk with the soulful R&B that first catapulted the 4-time Grammy Award winners to superstardom....

2014-08-14 12:24:49

13th Annual Belk Bowl kicks off on Dec. 30 in Charlotte, N.C. CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Belk Bowl is thrilled to announce the Grammy Award winner Miranda Lambert will be the featured act at the 2014 Belk Bowl this coming December. The 13th annual Belk Bowl will kick off at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 30 at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C. and will feature a matchup of the Southeastern Conference and the Atlantic Coast Conference....

2014-07-29 12:29:32

Popular Drink Mix Presents Posters to Interact with Fans Thirsty for Lambert's Music via Groundbreaking Technology Never Seen Before in the U.S. NORTHFIELD, Ill., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crystal Light is kicking off its presenting sponsorship with Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Miranda Lambert and her 30-city "Platinum" Tour by debuting the U.S.'s first-ever "Playable Poster" at concert venues across the country. The beloved low-calorie drink mix is launching the new,...

2014-07-01 12:26:24

The Series Highlights a Wide Array of Artists, with Featured Episodes Dedicated to Foreigner, Richard Marx, Berlin, Taj Mahal, and Bad Company LOS ANGELES, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AXS TV continues to curate an eclectic blend of unprecedented musical content with the new groundbreaking GRAMMY MUSEUM® SERIES, debuting in primetime on Monday, July 7, at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. The hour-long series explores the legacy and impact of a diverse blend of artists spanning a variety of eras and...

2014-06-02 12:27:13

Brand Teams Up with Country's Reigning Female Vocalist of the Year to Sponsor 30-City Concert Tour Across America this Summer NORTHFIELD, Ill., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crystal Light, a low-calorie drink mix that adds flavor and vibrancy to water, is thrilled to announce an exciting new partnership with Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Miranda Lambert as the presenting sponsor of her 2014 "Platinum" Tour. As summer heats up, Miranda Lambert fans nationwide will be sipping...

2014-05-20 16:23:39

-- Urban Sells More Than 22,000 of his Limited Edition URBAN(TM) "Light The Fuse" and "Phoenix" Guitar Packages in One Day! -- ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Four-time GRAMMY Award® winner and American Idol® judge Keith Urban returned to entertainment and lifestyle retailer HSN on Sunday, May 18 to sell more than 22,000 of his limited edition "Light The Fuse" and "Phoenix" URBAN guitar packages. The world renowned guitar-playing superstar bested his previous...

2014-05-01 16:28:52

Chester Community Charter School CEO, Dr. David Clark, and Grammy Award-Nominated Producer/Songwriter, Carvin Haggins, to Serve as Special Guest Panelists CHESTER, Pa., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, May 2, 2014, approximately 300 seventh and eighth-grade students of Chester Community Charter School (CCCS), the largest K-8 charter school in Pennsylvania, will take part in a "Teen Summit"-style forum, where they will discuss their feelings and opinions on challenges and social issues...

2014-05-01 08:31:56

"Through Love of Self, Family and Community, Empowering Black Women to End AIDS" MENLO PARK, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fifteen time Grammy Award-winning artist and HIV advocate Alicia Keys will join with Greater Than AIDS and ESSENCE to headline a special ESSENCE Empowerment Experience panel on Friday, July 4(th) (specific time to be announced) in New Orleans on "Through Love of Self, Family and Community, Empowering Black Women to End AIDS."...

2014-03-17 08:25:07

"THE DUKES OF SEPTEMBER LIVE" DVD AND BLU RAY AVAILABLE TOMORROW ON 429 RECORDS SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rock & roll royalty Donald Fagen (Steely Dan), Michael McDonald (The Doobie Brothers) and Boz Scaggs join forces as their own new super group The Dukes of September, paying tribute to the R&B and Soul music that inspired them along with fresh, exciting performances of some of their greatest hits. The concert, taped at New York's Lincoln...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'