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Life Essentials with Ruby Dee

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Muta’ Ali
, filmmaker and grandson of one of the most successful acting couples of our time, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee is making a documentary. The film chronicles the experiences and relationship of one of Black Hollywood’s most influential couples.

In “Life Essentials with Ruby Dee,
Oscarâ„¢ Nominated Actress and Activist
Ruby Dee shares the wisdom of the ages.”
This film is documentary style and speaks to the LOVE, ART, & ACTIVISM, of one of the most enduring couples of our time, as seen thru the eyes of their grandson Muta’Ali. Check it out here…

How can you help make this project come to fruition? just visit the website and make a donation. It’s just that easy. You can donate any amount from $10 to $10,000 or more. Nearly 32% of the $50,000 needed to fund the project has been met. There are 22 days left to donate. Again you can support this project, by visiting

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Tweet has us Day Dreaming

The Southern Hummingbird, Tweet is back with new music just in time for Black Music Month!!! The beautiful songbird returns with a beautiful rendition of Aretha Franklin’s Day Dreaming. Tweet is in the studio putting the wraps on her third studio album, “Simply Tweet“, which is due out later this year. Word has it that Tweet will be releasing a song from her upcoming release on “Tweet Tuesdays”….. We’re excited! Check out Day Dreaming

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RIP MCA aka Adam Yauch

Per Global Grind. Adam Yauch founding member of the Beastie Boys passed away. Yauch was a member of the groundbreaking, rap group, The Beastie Boys, MCA, Mike D and Ad-Roc, changed hip hop forever.

In 2009, Yauch was treated for a cancerous parotid gland and a lymph node. He underwent surgery and radiation therapy. He is survived by his wife and daughter. He was 47.

Our condolences go out to the family of Adam and the Beastie Boys. MCA will be missed….

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Being Bilal

This is definitely a treat for his fans… One of the best soul singers of our time is staring in a reality show… Well its a short film which offers a glimpse into the life of Bilal Oliver…Its called “Being Bilal” and It was filmed in Atlanta by Roni Nicole. Moving Pictures ENJOY!

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