Wednesday, April 4, 2018

non stop bhangra 141 f/pbn at public works 4.21.18

Non Stop Bhangra #141 - Featuring the Hitmaker "PBN" Live (UK)

Non Stop Bhangra returns on April 21st with another banging installment before taking a 2month spring/summer break. This month features special guest PBN- a UK born, world-renowned singer, performer and music producer who is one of the most recognized Brit-Asian talents with the rightly earned coveted title of "The Hitmaker". Leading the UK Asian music scene for over a decade, he has become a global brand that has him headlining stages to sell out audiences around the world. Over the course of his music career, his contributions to the Asian music scene has been continuously recognized earning him prestigious awards including "Best Selling British Asian Single", "Best Album", "Best Music Producer", "Best Recording" and more.

Monday, April 2, 2018

national poetry month 2018

National Poetry Month was inaugurated by the Academy of American Poets in 1996. Over the years, it has become the largest literary celebration in the world with schools, publishers, libraries, booksellers, and poets celebrating poetry’s vital place in our culture.

Green Afro Honey/Brown Sugar Promotions LLC recognizes poet Ahsek Novel

Read her poetry here 

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

j holiday at yoshi's oakland 3.24.18

Back of My Lac'

The album debuted on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart at number 5, selling 105,000 copies in its first week. It debuted at #1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums. The album debuted in the Top 20 R&B/Hip Hop albums in Canada and charted within the Top 100 albums in Canada. It became a Top 10 R&B/Hip Hop album in the UK and a Top 40 UK album entry peaking at #32. In the U.S it also made it to #8 on the Tastemakers chart and #5 on the Top Digital Albums and Billboard Comprehensive Albums Chart. The promotional single from this album was "Be with Me", which stalled at #83 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart. Bed debuted on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in the issue week of July 4, 2007 at number 89 and has peaked at number 5. It was number 1 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for five weeks in a row. The single has also debuted on BET's 106 & Park countdown at number 9 on Tuesday July 31, 2007. On Wednesday, August 15, 2007, "Bed" hit number one on its 11th day on the countdown. J. Holiday also performed "Bed" on 106 & Park on August 17, 2007. "Bed" was also performed on Showtime at the Apollo along with the single "Suffocate". This song was #70 on Rolling Stone's list of the 100 Best Songs of 2007. The video for "Bed" was ranked the #11 video of 2007 on BET: Notarized. His video for the third single, "Suffocate," debuted on BET's 106 & Park on November 7, 2007. The video was shot in Paris, France. "Come Here" was released as a single but was ultimately canceled. In 2009, Back of My Lac was Nominated for a Grammy in the category of Best Contemporary R&B Album.