The ups and downs of Andre 3000′s involvement in the upcoming Jimi Hendrix biopic are well documented. But the photographic evidence above suggests that the Hendrix estate’s reservations about casting Andre Benjamin aren’t stopping All Is By My Side from being realized. The project will focus on Hendrix’s formative period in England from 1966 to 1967, when, with the help of Eric Burdon, he transformed from a little-known sideman of Chitlin Circuit like Ike Turner and the Isley Brothers, into the standard-bearer of electric blues.Read More
After his performance at Essence Festival and Los Angeles D’Angelo is hitting the road with Mary J Blige!
Check and see when they are in your city!!
Aug. 18 Virgina Beach, VA (Farm Bureau Live)
Aug. 19 Wantagh, NY (Nikon Theatre at Jones Beach)
Aug. 21 Boston, MA (Bank of America Pavilion)
Aug. 23 Holmdel, NJ (PNC Bank Arts Center)
PAPA RECORDS & REEL PEOPLE MUSIC are delighted to present a very special sampler from the forthcoming album, MESSAGES Ibiza 2012.
MESSAGES Ibiza 2012 has been impressively compiled and mixed by one of our favourite house music artists, SPIRITCHASER.
SPIRITCHASER have exclusively remixed an old PAPA RECORDS classic, OSUNLADE feat. MAIYA JAMES – SAME THING whilst also putting there editing skills in place on IMAANI – FOUND MY LIGHT and also THE REALM – WHEN IN ROME.
Click here to check out the promo for the upcoming release !Read More
Atlanta’s most anticipated summer music festival returns Labor Day Weekend, Saturday, September 1st, 2012: The 3rd Annual ONE MusicFest.
ONE MusicFest will be filled with fantastic performances from local and national acts, great food from a variety of Food Trucks, a beautiful new location and an experience unlike any other.
Last year, we captivated the city’s music culture with over 4000 people and mastered our mission of unity through music with performances from diverse musical acts spanning musical genres from alternative rock to hip-hop.
This year, expect the unexpected and prepare for the pandemonium with over 5000 music lovers and more than 10 arces of green space!
With past performers including Common, Chrisette Michele, The Pharcyde, De La Soul, Tortured Soul, Goapele, Foreign Exchange, The Cool Kids, and Anoop Desai amongst others – you know 2012 ONE MusicFest is going to be the only place worth being on Saturday, September 1st!
It’s ONE MusicFest! Atlanta’s newest summertime treat.
The first 2 confirmed performers this year are Santigold, and Marsha Ambrosius!
Go here for more info and to purchase tickets.Read More
San Diego is one of hip hop’s most overlooked cities. It may because it’s weather -today is no exception – is perfectly mild, and the vibe in the city can, at times, get lulled into being mild as well. Mild is not a word that can, nor should, be used when speaking of hip hop culture, being that the culture isRead More