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Future Gives Back To Atlanta

Future Gives Back To Atlanta

Over the weekend I got a chance to go out and support Atlanta Rapper Future at his fourth annual Free Wishes Foundation Winter Wishland Charity Event. Future donated toys, shoes and games to over one thousand families in need in the Metro Atlanta area. The event which was held at the Bessie Branham Recreation Center […]


J. Cole For Bally Cocktail Party In Atlanta

J. Cole For Bally Cocktail Party In Atlanta

On Sat., Aug. 15, J.Cole came out to Bally’s flagship store at Phipps Plaza in Atlanta to unveil his boot, the “JC Hiker” and limited edition backpacks. The Grammy-nominated rapper, producer and head of Dreamville Records visited the store for a cocktail party/meet-and-greet prior to his headlining performance at Lakewood Amphitheater later that evening. The […]


New Year’s Eve at @BQE Restaurant & Lounge

New Year's Eve at @BQE Restaurant & Lounge

I brought in the New Year (2015) spinning at an exclusive New Year”s Eve party hosted by none other than Christina Johnson from The hit VH1 Reality Show “Atlanta Exes”. Christina, who is Cee-lo Green’s ex wife hosted the The New Years Eve party along with her current boyfriend Willie Wallace.  The New Years eve […]


ASCAP Honors L.A. Reid At The 3rd Annual ATL Legends Dinner In Atlanta

ASCAP Honors L.A. Reid At The 3rd Annual ATL Legends Dinner In Atlanta

(September 25, 2014) Veteran Music Executive Antonio “L.A.” Reid was recently honored at The ASCAP Rhythm & Soul’s 3rd Annual ATL Legends Dinner at the Mandarin Oriental here in Atlanta Ga.  Each year The American Society Of Composers Authors and Publishers recognizes individuals who have brought great honor to the City of Atlanta through their […]


DJ BLAK MAGIC Interview With Country Music Superstar Garth Brooks

DJ BLAK MAGIC Interview With Country Music Superstar Garth Brooks

Country music superstar Garth Brooks and his wife Trisha Yearwood are currently in Atlanta kicking off their first tour here in over 18 years.  The two are slated to perform a string of sold out shows at Philips Arena between the dates of September 19-27.  While here in Atlanta the legendary singer/songwriter and his wife […]


Future and The Internet Perform At Vitamin Water & The Fader’s ATL Editon Of #Uncapped

Future and The Internet Perform At Vitamin Water & The Fader's ATL Editon Of #Uncapped

Last night Vitamin Water and The Fader presented the Atlanta edition of their #Uncapped concert series. This concert series is a collaborative effort by both brands to support emerging artists, giving them a platform to showcase their talent their consumers.  The show which was held at 200 Peachtree, kicked off with a live DJ set […]


The 2014 National Black Arts Festival Legends Celebration

The 2014 National Black Arts Festival Legends Celebration

On Saturday, September 6, 2014, The National Black Arts Festival held it’s 2014 Legends Celebration at the Rialto Centre For The Arts at Georgia State University. Each year the National Black Arts Festival honors and recognizes influential African Americans who have made important artistic contributions in the areas of music, film, theatre, visual arts, and […]


Exclusive Listening Session For Young Jeezy’s New Single “Me OK”

Exclusive Listening Session For Young Jeezy's New Single "Me OK"

A couple of weeks ago Young Jeezy invited me and some of the hottest DJ’s in Atlanta to an exclusive listening session for his brand new single “Me Ok”.  The Drama Boy produced single is the first single off of Jeezy’s upcoming fifth studio album “Seen It All”. The listening party, which was held over […]


BMI Presents The 2014 Beat Summit

BMI Presents The 2014 Beat Summit

On April 16, 2014, Broadcast Music Incorporated and the production team The Flight School presented The Beat Summit at Terminal West here in Atlanta.  New Orleans Super Producers Mannie Fresh and KLC  and Atlanta Producer DJ Toomp all took on each other in a no holds barred battle of the beats. Each DJ/Producer played beats […]


DJ BLAK MAGIC Interview With Kat Stacks

DJ BLAK MAGIC Interview With Kat Stacks

Andrea Herrera is known better in the Hip Hop community by her street name Kat Stacks. The Venezuelan born video vixen became famous and helped to boost WorldstarHipHop.com internet ratings by releasing videos putting the rappers on blast that she had relationships with. Stacks, who was almost deported from the United States is now laying […]


Kindred The Family Soul Performs At Center Stage

Kindred The Family Soul Performs At Center Stage

On March 8, 2014, Yours Truly opened up the show and provided the musical soundtrack for Kindred The Family Soul’s sold out concert at Center Stage here in Atlanta, GA. The show was hosted by the married couple’s brother Moses The Comic and featured an exclusive album listening party for KTFS’s upcoming project “A Couple […]


Rick Ross Hosts Def Jam Album Listening Party For His New Album ‘Mastermind’ At Tree Sound Studios

Rick Ross Hosts Def Jam Album Listening Party For His New Album 'Mastermind' At Tree Sound Studios

Rick Ross and Def Jam Recordings hosted a private album listening session for his upcoming album ‘Mastermind’. The listening was held over at Tree Sound Studios here in Atlanta, GA and was sponsored by Red Bull, Heineken, Dusse, Ciroc and Belaire Champagne.  At the private party Rick Ross previewed the new album in its entirety […]


DJ BLAK MAGIC Interview With The RZA

DJ BLAK MAGIC Interview With The RZA

Founding Wu-Tang Clan member The RZA, will star in the upcoming Fox television series “Gang Related”. The new television series is about the L.A.P.D. Gang Task Force and their efforts to bring down the some of the most notorious gangs in the Los Angeles area. On the show RZA plays Cassius Green, a street smart […]


The 22nd Annual Trumpet Awards

The 22nd Annual Trumpet Awards

Xernona Clayton created the Trumpet Awards Foundation and International Civil Rights Walk of Fame to honor and recognize the achievements and accomplishments of African Americans who have overcame unconquerable odds.  Every year for the last 22 years the Trumpet Awards has paid homage to various unsung heroes who have made a difference within the African […]


The Atlanta Unveiling of The Maserati Ghibli

The Atlanta Unveiling of The Maserati Ghibli

On Tuesday December 10, 2013, Maserati Atlanta partnered with Atlanta’s Modern Luxury magazines, Jezebel and Men’s Book to present the Atlanta unveiling of the new Maserati Ghibli. The private unveiling was held at the Maserati Atlanta dealership located in Roswell, Ga.  Over 200 excited individuals packed the Atlanta show room to see the launch of […]


Neyo and The Compound Foundation Gives Back

Neyo and The Compound Foundation Gives Back

The Giving Tour is an annual partnership between Neyo, his Compound Foundation and The Boys and Girls Club of America.  The tour gives Neyo the opportunity to give back and make the holiday season special for some less fortunate children in foster care and group homes in multiple cities across the country.  This year the […]


BET Music Matters Presents The Rebellious Soul Tour With K. Michelle

BET Music Matters Presents The Rebellious Soul Tour With K. Michelle

On Friday, November 22, 2013, The BET Music Matters Rebellious Soul Tour touched down here in Atlanta GA. at Center Stage.  Yours Truly provided the soundtrack for the concert playing music before the show and in between the musical performances.  The Sold Out concert was hosted by R&B singer/songwriter Rico Love, with performances by Tiera […]


Juvenile’s Album Listening Dinner Party At Tree Sound Music Studio

Juvenile's Album Listening Dinner Party At Tree Sound Music Studio

On Thursday November 21, 2013, I got invited to one of the coolest events that I have been to in a while. The good folks over at Tree Sounds Music Studio hosted a private listening dinner party for the one and only Juvenile.  The intimate gathering consisted of  some of Atlanta’s hottest DJ’s, Media and […]


WWE Smackdown / Main Event Invades Philips Arena

WWE Smackdown / Main Event Invades Philips Arena

Anybody who knows me know that I am one of the biggest wrestling fans on the face of the earth.  I grew up watching all the great wrestling associations like the WWF, WCW, AWA, Midsouth and NWA.  I came up during the golden era of professional wrestling when we had wrestlers like Hulk Hogan, Rick […]


Nelson George’s Bronze Lens Film Festival Screening of Finding The Funk

Nelson George's Bronze Lens Film Festival Screening of Finding The Funk

Over the weekend the 4th annual Bronze Lens Film Festival took place here in Atlanta Ga. The Bronze Lens Film Festival was created back in 2009 to showcase, educate, entertain, empower and inspire people of color involved within the film industry. The festival featured various screenings, panels, networking opportunities as well as guest appearances from […]


Brazilian Jazz Legend Sergio Mendes Performs At The Cobb Energy Centre

Brazilian Jazz Legend Sergio Mendes Performs At The Cobb Energy Centre

On October 26, 2013, Sergio Mendes, the undisputed king of Brazilian Jazz performed a sold out show at The Cobb Energy Centre here in Atlanta Ga.  The concert was part of Larry Rosen’s Jazz Roots Series and was appropriately called “A Night In Rio”.  Sergio performed songs from his vast catalog of music dating back to […]


Photo Recap Of The 2013 One Music Fest

Photo Recap Of The 2013 One Music Fest

The 4th annual One Music Fest went down over the weekend at The Masquerade Music Park & The Historic Fourth Ward Park. The outdoor music festival featured performances by Goodie Mob, Erykah Badu, Pete Rock, Joey Badass, Res, Goapele, Luke James, and was headlined by none other than Snoop Dogg. Over 7,000 people came out […]


Jay Z’s Engineer/DJ Young Guru Presents The Era Of The Engineer Tour

Jay Z's Engineer/DJ Young Guru Presents The Era Of The Engineer Tour

Young Guru (Jay-Z’s offical DJ & Engineer) recently partnered with Grammy U to launch a 13 city tour called “Era Of The Engineer”.  The tour which is sponsored by HP and Discmakers, consists of educational lectures that explore the importance of audio engineering in today’s musical climate.  On Friday April 27th, 2013, Young Guru stopped […]


Rahsaan Patterson Live At Center Stage – March 2, 2013

Rahsaan Patterson Live At Center Stage - March 2, 2013

On March 2nd, 2013 Yours Truly will be on the wheels spinning at Rahsaan Patterson’s live performance at Center Stage. Doors open at 8pm, show starts at 9pm.  You can purchase tickets by clicking ——-> HERE Check out footage of Rahsaan performing his song “6 am” live on Sirius XM Heart & Soul Radio: *****Update […]