FEBRUARY IS BLACK HISTORY MONTH


 
R KELLY'S "BLACK PANTIES"


 
DAUGHTRY IS "BAPTIZED"


 
DIDO'S "GREATEST HITS"


 
GAVIN DE GRAW "MAKE A MOVE"


 
PITBULL "GLOBAL WARMING"







THE LATEST MUSIC NEWS



COLBIE CAILLAT PERFORMING AT "LIVE IN THE VINEYARD" APRIL 4

Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter Colbie Caillat (pictured) will join musicians Sarah McLachlan, O.A.R, Passenger, Hunter Hayes, Fitz And The Tantrums, Allen Stone, Citizen Cope, Birdy, Better Than Ezra, LP, Plumb, Yuna, The Alternate Routes and several others April 3-6 at the exclusive "Live In The Vineyard" festival in California's beautiful Napa Valley.

"Live In The Vineyard" is a private festival that takes place amidst the lush scenery of...




CHRIS JASPER
"MUSIC FOR LIFE"--CHRIS JASPER (THE BUFFED/SHIRTLESS ONE) AND THE ISLEY BROTHERS WILL BE HONORED WITH THE GRAMMY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD JAN. 25.
CHRIS JASPER

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

Some things are simply worth the wait. Just ask Chris Jasper.

The legendary songwriter/keyboardist and integral member of the gold and platinum "3+3 era" Isley Brothers will be honored along with Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley (posthumously), O'Kelly Isley (posthumously), Ronald Isley, and his brother-in-law Rudolph Isley with a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.

The Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award ceremony will take place at the Wilshire Ebell Theater Jan. 25, the day before the 56th Annual Grammy Awards (Jan. 26) air on CBS at 8/7c from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Jasper, who was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1992, was...






JUNKIE XL
COMPOSER JUNKIE XL BRINGS HIS CREATIVENESS TO THE MOVIES "300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE" AND "DIVERGENT."
THE ONE TO WATCH

JUNKIE XL

Compiled Lana K. Wilson-Combs

COMPOSER "JUNKIE XL" CREATES A MODERN EPIC SCORE FOR "300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE"

Grammy nominated multi-platinum producer and composer Tom Holkenborg, aka Junkie XL scored the stunning, action-thriller movie "300: Rise of an Empire". The soundtrack is available on Watertower Music.

Directed by Noam Murro and produced by Zack Snyder, "300: Rise Of An Empire" (In theatres now), is...



  MUSIC TRIVIA
 
WHAT WAS THE TITLE OF CHRIS JASPER'S FIRST SOLO ALBUM AND CHART TOPPING SINGLE?
"CARAVAN OF LOVE"
"SUPERBAD"
"THIS OL' HEART OF MINE"
"HARVEST FOR THE WORLD"