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Comin' at you LIVE from The Source Magazine! Since working able, I've been at both the MTV/Viacom Networks and The Recording Academy's (GRAMMY's) New York Chapter, and worked to serve as a GRAMMY U Campus Representative and GRAMMY 365 blogger. I partook in fellowships at the legendary Masterdisk Studios and industry leading independent talent agency Universal Attractions. I have also worked for The Newsweek/Daily Beast Company. Other trades & side projects include working for EARMILK as a Contributing Writer, co-founding and serving as the VP to the start-up music blog That New Jam, freelancing in the TV/Film/Live Events industries as an Event Coordinator and Production Assistant (featurette's, documentaries, interviews, vignette's, live music performances, corporate functions), and coordinating independent music projects as both a booking manager and producer.

Tayyib Ali Drops 2 Tracks; “Smoke Break” & “Put Ya Hands Up”

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Tayyib Ali has been on his grind, releasing songs in waves since the beginning of 2014. In the last week, he’s released two new joints, “Smoke Break” (produced by DJ Grumble) and “Put Ya Hands Up” (produced by Teddy Roxpin) to rave reviews and positive reactions from his continually fast-growing fanbase. Both records embody that […]

MN Fats Wants To Sign With G-Unit?

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In a recent interview with ThisIs50, Minnesota’s own MN Fats discussed the possibility of signing with a record label that is headed by “brothers who came from the street”. And like most artists out in search of a deal, the opportunity to link with a team who understands the background of the artists lifestyle is […]

Azad Right’s Bi-Weekly #GetRightTuesday Campaign Is Back In Full Effect, This Time With “Self Made”

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It’s #GetRightTuesday again, brought to you by Azad Right. The second installment of the #GetRightTuesday campaign features “Self Made”, an instrumental full of soul produced by ChromeBully. The track will serve as the intro song on Azad Right’s upcoming project For The Hopeful. With this release, Azad has something special in store for his fans […]

Azad Right Preaches To Release All “Bad Energy”

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Azad Right launched his #GetRightTuesday campaign last week, in which he gave the fans a special release in support of his upcoming project, For The Hopeful. The first installment of the #GetRightTuesday campaign is entitled “Bad Energy”. The record is produced by Quantic and captures Azad declaring a call to action for listeners to rid […]

Russian Experts Warn Terrorist Threat To Sochi Is “Serious”

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Russian security forces have launched a massive manhunt for at least four potential suicide bombers who are preparing to launch terrorist attacks, including a frantic search for one “black widow” who may have already infiltrated the “ring of steel” security zone around the site of the upcoming Sochi Olympic Winter Games. The frenzy of police […]

Obama Seeks Middle Ground With NSA Overhaul

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President Obama made a compelling argument Friday when he said authorities might have thwarted the 9/11 attacks had they been able to determine that one of the hijackers, Khalid al-Mihdhar, was in San Diego when he placed a call to a known al-Qaida hideout in Yemen. The unstated and unanswered question, however, is whether terrorists […]