Check out the official trailer for TV One’s new original drama, “BOBBI KRISTINA.” It airs on Sunday, October 8 at 7 p.m. EST.

 

According to the press release, the film aims to restore what has been lost amidst the tabloid headlines: the real Bobbi Kristina Brown, a.k.a “Krissy” – The vibrant, talented and troubled only daughter of pop music royalty Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, who died too young, and whose memory has been overshadowed by the circumstances of her death.

 

Ray Cornelius

Don't forget to tune into this week's edition of #UPFRONT Inside Atlanta's Entertainment Industry. Today's show will feature one-on-one interviews with the honorees from the recent BronzeLens Women Superstars Luncheon.  Crystal Fox, Neema Barnette and Nefertite Nguvu all talked exclusively to us about being recognized for their careers in front of and behind the lens. 

Join me Saturday morning at 7am for The Local Take on WCLK as we increase awareness about Sickle Cell Disease . I spoke with Milford Green, PhD, Director of the Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia, Inc. 

Milford Greene spoke about the start of the Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia which took place before the National office opened in the DC/Baltimore area. This disease impacts 100,000 Americans. 

Join your favorite midday diva, Rivablue, for this year's TASTE OF SOUL ATLANTA FESTIVAL this Saturday, September 2. It takes place on the corner of Martin Luther King Jr. and Northside Drive. 

Tavis Smiley provides coverage of issues and people ingnored by mainstream media sources, while also covering arts and culture. WCLK is proud to be the Atlanta home for the Tavis Smiley Show from Public Radio International and WGBH. Join Tavis Saturday morning at 8am. This week Tavis catches up with cognitive scientist Professor George Lakoff, analyzing the science behind the success of President Trump’s communication style.

In the world of modern dance music, you would be hard pressed to find someone more influential than Chicago's own, legendary DJ/producer/vocalist, Lil Louis. The forefather of house/dance music has been leaving his indelible mark on pop culture since the late 80's and it's evident in the music of Daft Punk, Drake, David Guetta and so many others. He's ready to release his most ambitious project to date, a six album set that ranges from orchestral, cinematic pieces to classic Chicago jack tracks.

Suite Jazz Series Presents Gregg Karukas (VIDEO)

Aug 30, 2017

Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is made possible in part by The Suite Food Lounge, located at 375 Luckie Street in Downtown Atlanta. The Suite Jazz Series Presents Gregg Karukas for one night only, Thursday August 28.  Keyboardist and Composer Karukas is a Contemporary Jazz mainstay who has toured for over 30 years with The Rippingtons, Boney James, Sergio Mendes and Larry Carlton, among others. Doors open at 6:30 p.m, dinner and Jazz at 7:30 p.m. More information including reservations is available by calling 404-577-2500 or visit Suite Lounge online here.

Jazz 91.9 WCLK - Jazzette * August Issue

Aug 29, 2017

Click here for the Jazz 91.9 WCLK Jazzette, August Issue.    Inside:  *cartwheels* WCLK Wins + Jazz Night in America tapes in Atlanta + CAU CHAMPS wellness event +  live music and events  +   Jazz Profile and CD Poll Winners  +  more…

Marietta's New Theatre in the Square is presenting the Tennessee Williams' classic, "The Glass Menagerie" beginning this week August 31 through October 1. 

Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, will be performing one-night only in Atlanta at the legendary Fox Theatre on Friday, October 13 at 8:00 p.m.  One of the most influential and important voices in the history of American music, with a repertoire that spans Pop, Soul, Jazz, Rock, Blues and Gospel, get ready for a night of all the hits and the great diva classics.

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Grammy-winning Jazz vocalist Gregory Porter is paying tribute to his music idol—Nat King Cole—in a new project titled, Nat King Cole & Me . The album will be released October 27, 2017 and features such classic Cole tunes as “Mona Lisa,” “Nature Boy” and “L-O-V-E.” According to JAZZCORNER.COM , Porter enlisted help for the recording from 6-time Grammy winning arranger Vince Mendoza along with pianist Christian Sands, bassist Reuben Rogers and drummer Ulysses Owens + special guest Trumpeter...

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Join me Saturday morning at 7am for The Local Take on WCLK as we increase awareness about Sickle Cell Disease . I spoke with Milford Green, PhD, Director of the Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia, Inc. Milford Greene spoke about the start of the Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia which took place before the National office opened in the DC/Baltimore area. This disease impacts 100,000 Americans. Dr. Greene shares with us how the disease is spread genetically and those that have the trait are 50%...

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