Latest Nancy Wilson Stories

2011-08-02 16:07:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 33rd UNCF An Evening of Stars(®) gears up for a highly anticipated evening of entertainment and education advocacy on Sunday, August 14th at 6:00 PM PT with a premiere on BET on Sunday, September 25th at 10 PM ET/PT and 9:00 PM CT. The incredible Patti LaBelle and Grammy-award winner Jill Scott, who recently released her fifth studio album "Light of the Sun, will join Grammy-nominated, singer-songwriter-producer Ledisi in...

2011-07-11 12:22:00

LOS ANGELES, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UNCF (United Negro College Fund) and BET have announced that they will join forces to make this year's edition of UNCF's long-running UNCF An Evening of Stars(®) the most exciting and moving in the program's 33-year history. UNCF An Evening of Stars(® )has long been a showcase both for legendary and fast-rising stars from the music industry -- recent performers and prior honorees have included Aretha...

2011-04-13 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of its 30th anniversary, the Blue Note Jazz Club is opening its doors throughout New York City during the month of June for the inaugural Blue Note Jazz Festival. More than 80 shows featuring many artists who have performed at the Blue Note for years will take the city by storm at this year's largest New York jazz festival. More than 60,000 tickets are available. Ticket information and a complete schedule of events are available on the...

Word of the Day
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.