Music

Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke perform onstage during the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring Lucian Grainge at The Beverly Hilton on January 25, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)

‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict Likely To Alter Music Business

A jury’s verdict that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye’s music to create their hit song “Blurred Lines” won’t just be felt by the singer’s pocketbooks — it has the potential to change how musicians work and could open the door to new copyright claims.

03/11/2015

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Sam Crenshaw: Welcome To GHSA Championship Week

By 92-9 The Game Analyst Sam Crenshaw If you look at a map of the state of Georgia, Macon is not hard to find. The home of the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame and the […]

92.9 The Game–03/05/2015

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The Bev Smith Show: The State of Hip-Hop

What happened to hip hop? Today’s music thrives on negativity and vulgarity to sell records. What can Black people do to save their culture? Tonight Bev Smith is joined by former BET exec and media activist […]

WAOK-AM–01/21/2015

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Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Players Ratify Contract

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra management has announced agreement with its players on a four-year contract and says the orchestra’s 70th anniversary season will open Thursday.

11/08/2014

(L-R) Lukasz ‘Dr Luke’ Gottwald (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) | Singer Kesha (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse Claims

Kesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.

10/15/2014

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News One Now with Roland Martin: Jill Scott speaks about essence festival

Singer and poet, Jill Scott called into the Roland Martin show to discuss her upcoming performance at the 2014 Essence Music Festival.  The festival is a four day event that takes place at the SuperDome […]

WAOK-AM–06/26/2014

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Straight Up! Paula Abdul’s Top 5 Videos

Happy Birthday Paula Abdul! In celebration of everything pop and cartoon cat-oriented, here’s a list of the pop singer’s top videos.

06/19/2014

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Drake And Lil Wayne Team Up For Massive 2014 U.S. Tour

Drake season is about to go into overdrive.

06/12/2014

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Study: Sad Songs Can Make People Feel Better

According to a recent study, music can have a self-contradictory effect on a person’s mood. If a listener is feeling down, listening to a sad song may make that person feel happy.

02/20/2014

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Study: Mood-Stabilizing Drug May Help Some Develop Absolute Pitch

According to a new study, those who are tone deaf can take a pill to obtain perfect pitch.

12/31/2013

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