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DAVID AND TAMELA MANN 25th wedding Anniversary

If you and your significant other made it through Valentine’s Day together, congrats! If not, better luck next time. Either way, everyone can stand to gain some insight on how to get it right by watching one of my favorite couples in love, David and Tamela Mann. In this 25th wedding anniversary special, the playful couple talks about how they met, renew their vowels, and even bust a few moves before Mrs. Mann rips the mic with “Take Me To The King”.

Catch the Dancing Dolls on Lifetime

On March 5th get ready to see what Jackson is bringing.  The Dancing Dolls of The Doll House Dance Factory have their own show premiering on the Lifetime channel.

Screen shot from premiere episode of Bring it!
Screenshot from premiere episode of Bring it!

The preview clip for Bring It! promises that the cast won’t just bring the dancing, but the drama as well.  Dance Moms watch your backs! Coach D and her dance moms might have something for you.  See what’s in store here.

Screenshot from mylifetime.com Bring It!
Screenshot from mylifetime.com Bring It!

Snoop Lion/Dogg set to perform at Hal & Mal’s

Even though he’s now Snoop Lion, the name Snoop Dogg just feels ingrained.  Especially when listening to his earlier music which is just what the folks here in Jackson will be doing when the artist performs live. The “tree” advocate who is currently working on new music will be in town to entertain fans with his classic hits. Tickets go on sale tomorrow (Friday Feb 7) and will be available at www.ardenland.net and all Ticketmaster outlets.

Show Details

When: Tuesday, February 18

Where: Hal & Mal’s, 200 Commerce St, Jackson, MS 39204

Cost: $30

Age: 18 and up

Doors open: 7 p.m.

Show starts: 8 p.m.

Wanna find out if there’s really gonna be a collab between Snoop Dogg and Will Ferrell on the new album? Keep tabs @snoopdogg

Photo: Snoop Lion performs live for fans at the 2014 Big Day Out Festival on January 26, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. / Getty Images

Famous Simmons Brother Book Signing in Jackson

If you don’t know Danny Simmons, you’re no doubt familiar with at least one of his projects, and you most certainly know his famous siblings; Reverend Run and Russell Simmons.   Continue reading Famous Simmons Brother Book Signing in Jackson

Jackson’s Dathan Thigpen & Holy Nation on The Haves and The Have Nots

Members of the Jackson based group Dathan Thigpen and Holy Nation caught some airtime last Tuesday on the OWN Network.  The group was selected for a choir scene on Tyler Perry’s The Haves and The Have Nots and handpicked a few fellow Jacksonians to join them in their TV début.

Courtesy of msnewsnow.com
Courtesy of msnewsnow.com

Read the details in the original story at msnewsnow.com: Jackson group cast in Tyler Perry show – MSNewsNow.com – Jackson, MS.

Martina McBride Bares Her Soul

Country singer Martina McBride is in a soulful mood; and on March 4th she plans to show fans just how soulful she’s feeling with the release of her latest album, ‘Everlasting’. Continue reading Martina McBride Bares Her Soul

Eve: Comin’ Back to Blow Ya Mind

Eve, the tenacious pit bull in a skirt, has a vicious grip on #winning and #success. Newly engaged to designer boyfriend Maximillion Cooper (as of this past Christmas day), the rapper/actress is set to star in another sitcom, this time for ABC.   Continue reading Eve: Comin’ Back to Blow Ya Mind

ASCAP Artists on Why They Create Music

The film short Why We Create Music, commemorating ASCAP’s 100 year anniversary, is just as inspiring as, if not more so than, the resulting song and companion video

Continue reading ASCAP Artists on Why They Create Music