Camden, NJ — Tye Tribbett and Greater Anointing (G.A.) will be parting ways BUT on a good note. It is being reported that as of 2010 Tye will be launching a solo career and that their New Year’s Eve concert in Washington was the last event that he would be doing with Greater Anointing. Tye […]

VIA: AJC.com America became acquainted with Larry Platt Tuesday night, but the “Pants on the Ground” singer has been an Atlanta fixture for years. The Atlanta man became an overnight Internet sensation with his “American Idol” song about pulling up your pants. Comments on his performance raced across Twitter even before he stopped singing. A […]

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh and televangelist Pat Robertson are no strangers to insensitive, racially charged comments, but the two crossed a line recently with comments regarding the earthquake tragedy in Haiti. Watch this video of MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann giving an inspired response to the hateful comments made by Limbaugh and Pat Robertson about the […]

VIA: New York Times WASHINGTON —President Obama promised $100 million for the relief effort in Haiti on Thursday morning, vowing that the United States would stand with the impoverished nation as it counted what could be tens of thousands of dead and grappled with the devastation of the Tuesday earthquake. In an emotional address from […]

The Haitian Community of Atlanta is having an emergency meeting Thursday evening to discuss earthquake relief efforts. The meeting is at Fisherman Missionary Church, 300 Merchant Drive, Norcross, GA 30091 at 7:00 p.m. Call 404-245-4178 (Frantz Bourget) for more information.

Musician Wyclef Jean, who was born in Haiti, implores Haitians in America to “step up” in this clip from CNN. “As we sit here there are people in the dark…we are in a state of emergency,” said Wyclef. PREVIOUS: Haiti native Wyclef Jean is asking for assistance for victims of a 7.0 magnitude earthquake that […]

Students at metro Atlanta Schools may be miles away from the devastation caused by the earthquake in Haiti. But they can respond in special way close to home. Their homework assignment – come up with ways to help the earthquake victims. Kelsye and Laureynn are two local high school students creating different way to help […]

VIA: AJC.com A third victim from Tuesday’s shooting spree near Kennesaw has died. Roberto Gonzalez, 31, of Dallas, died Wednesday afternoon, according a spokesman at WellStar Kennestone Hospital. Gonzalez continues to remain on life support in order to pursue organ donation per his wishes , according to Keith Bowermaster with Kennestone. The alleged shooter, Jesse […]

VIA: Miami Herald PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Haitian President René Préval issued an urgent appeal for his earthquake-shattered nation Wednesday, saying he had been stepping over dead bodies and hearing the cries of those trapped under the rubble of the national Parliament. Préval, in his first interview since the earthquake, said the country was destroyed and […]

Former Destiny’s Child member Michelle Williams has announced her departure from Matthew Knowles (Beyonce’s father) and his Music World Entertainment. Here’s the statement: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 12, 2010 STATEMENT REGARDING GRAMMY-AWARD WINNING SINGER MICHELLE WILLIAMS DISSOLVING HER MANAGEMENT ARRANGEMENT WITH MATHEW KNOWLES AND MUSIC WORLD ENTERTAINMENT “After much prayer and consideration I have decided […]

VIA: Live Daily With her first album in nine years scheduled for worldwide release on Feb. 8 and 9, Sade is looking to first tour Europe and then the US in support of the new album. It will be her first tour in nine years as well. Preliminary plans call for Sade Adu, who turns […]