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BET, REVOLT and Fox Soul to Air Tribute to Andre Harrell This Sunday


This Sunday, the biggest stars across the entertainment industry will honor one of the cultural architects for black media and the founder of Uptown Records, the late Andre Harrell, affectionally called “Mr. Champagne and Bubbles” by friends and family. Visit for more information The tribute will be commercial-free on BET, BET James, BET Soul, […]

Diddy on Andre Harrell’s Passing: ‘I Can’t Even Imagine Life Without Dre’

Diddy on Andre Harrell's Passing: 'I Can’t Even Imagine Life Without Dre'

The hip-hop community is still reeling from the passing of Andre Harrell to heart failure this past Thursday. Visit for more information The death of Harrell was announced by DJ D-Nice during his quarantine Instagram Live DJ set. Known for launch the career of Sean “Diddy” Combs while running Uptown Records. Fans have been […]

Legendary Music Mogul Andre Harrell Passes Away at Age 59


Andre Harrell, founder of Uptown Records, legendary music mogul, and one half of this hip-hop duo Dr. Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde passed away on Friday, May 8th. He was 59 years old. Visit for more information While the cause of death is still unknown, DJ D Nice revealed the news during Friday night’s Club […]

BET Teams Up With Andre Harrell For Uptown Records Bio Series


The story of Uptown Records is coming to BET. Earlier today, the television network announced a three-part mini-series about the legendary record label. Founded by Andre Harrell in 1986, Uptown Records was known for launching the careers of musical legends in Hip-Hop and R&B including, Mary J. Blige, Jodeci, Heavy D & The Boyz, Teddy […]

Mary J. Blige Honored With Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame On Her Birthday

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Mary J. Blige received the birthday gift of birthday gifts; a star on the the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. Visit for more information Surrounded by fans, family, and friends such as Diddy, Andre Harrell and Jimmy Iovine, the Queen of Hip-Hop/Soul dually celebrated turning 47 with immortalization on the iconic strip. “I’m so grateful […]