Kolade Olamide

Rising artist  Kolade Olamide has released a killer album dubbed ‘Hit List’ which effortlessly fuses Electro, R&B, Pop and Dance.

‘Hit List’ continues to bring out Kolade’s compelling lyricism and razor sharp production prowess.

Kolade has built his reputation on being a talented lyricist, a prolific songwriter and a dope music producer.

“My love for creative writing has led me to pen original lyrics so I am like a storyteller using music to tell stories. I started as a lyricist, making beat and putting my lyrics into music which has given room for a lot of hit songs”, said Kolade.

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“The album titled ‘Hit List’ is part of this vision of turning my writing to music as a prolific songwriter that has ventured into multiple genres like Dance, Pop, Hip Hop, R&B, Electronic and Rap”, he said.

He further cements his mark on the music industry today by not limiting himself to one genre as he produces Pop, Hip Hop, Dance, Rap, Country, R&B and Gospel.

His unique hit making ability is compelling and he’s well-known for composing songs with hooky melody and groundbreaking beats.

Multi-talented Kolade writes, arranges, produces and promotes his own music.

“Hit List” has seen airplay on multiple radio stations across the world.

Kolade’s hauntingly beautiful video ‘Trap in the night’ has already clocked over multiple views on YouTube.

He’s an artiste of rap genre as well as a gifted poet and he’s been a major game changer in the domain of contemporary music.

‘Hit List’ is released on Kolade Olamide Ayodeji Entertainment, the songwriter’s own independent record label.



Post Malone Invades Oxford Social Club

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Photo credit: Arlene Ibarra

Over the weekend, hip hop artist Post Malone shut down San Diego’s newest hot spot, Oxford Social Club with an unforgettable performance for Friday night party-goers. Arriving cool and casual dressed with his entourage in tow, Post Malone, stopped to take pictures and sign autographs with fans before hitting the stage.

 The crowd went wild when the “White Iverson” artist got on the mic to perform his hit songs “Too Young“, “Flex” and current Billboard charting hit, “Congratulations“. Malone kept the party going, performing even after the lights came on.

LaTina Webb

 

American singer LaTina Webb lives by the sentiment that life hurts, music heals. Born in Blue Island, Illinois, raised in Chicago, and educated in Arlington, Texas, LaTina lives in Los Angeles working as a professional singer and songwriter. For more than twenty years she has traveled the planet singing with neo-soul, R&B singer, Maxwell. Her up-tempo pop sound and chameleon-like harmonies have shared the stage with other multi platinum artists including: Barry White, Brandy, Gwen Stefani, Justin Timberlake, Macy Gray, Eric Benet, and Jodi Watley. LaTina’s first big break was joining the international tour of legendary singer, El Debarge.

LaTina’s debut album Toes In The Sand was released in 2011 and received good reviews. Susan Mutharia from the Urban Music scene wrote,” LaTina Webb is more than just a background singer. She is an artist with her own style, edge and attitude. She is a singer/songwriter who feels that music! Heals.”

Her sophomore album, Prediction Missives is available on her website, iTunes, Google Play and Spotify. Prediction Missives is a story of a sexy, liberated woman who radiates love, a Love Queen. LaTina’s musical objective is to bring back music that all generations can get into while sharing love, need for love, and the experience of love.

LaTina is very passionate about human rights, child safety, hunger, and equal opportunities for education. She connects with people through her joyful, soulful songwriting.

When not on tour, LaTina resides in Los Angeles with her husband and daughter and new dog, Lucque.

 

Follow LaTina Webb:

Instagram: @latinawebb

Twitter: @latinawebb

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LaTina-Webb-167221696628591/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/latinawebb

Velo & Vines Century Bike Ride Raises Funds to Benefit UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation

 

 

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HEALDSBURG, Calif. (June 10, 2017) – Nearly 100 cyclists from Sonoma County and across the United States rode in the third annual Velo & Vines Century Ride in Healdsburg today, raising more than $160,000 for the UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation (UHCCF).

The 100-mile ride began at the Arnot-Roberts Winery and continued through the rolling hills and valleys of Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River – a signature cycling route in the region. UnitedHealthcare executives, including UHCCF President Matt Peterson, also attended the event.

UHCCF provides medical grants that help children gain access to health-related services not covered, or not fully covered, by their parents’ commercial health insurance plans. Since 2007, UHCCF has awarded over 13,000 grants valued at more than $35 million to children and their families across the United States for treatments associated with medical conditions such as cancer, spina bifida, muscular dystrophy, diabetes, hearing loss, autism, cystic fibrosis, Down syndrome, ADHD and cerebral palsy.
About UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation

The UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation (UHCCF) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that provides medical grants to help children gain access to health-related services not covered, or not fully covered, by their parents’ commercial health insurance plan. Families can receive up to $5,000 annually per child ($10,000 lifetime maximum per child), and do not need to have insurance through UnitedHealthcare to be eligible. UHCCF was founded in 1999. Since 2007, UHCCF has awarded more than 13,000 grants valued at over $35 million to children and their families across the United States. UHCCF’s funding is provided by contributions from individuals, corporations and UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) employees. To apply for a grant, donate or learn more, please visit www.uhccf.org.

CONGRATULATIONS TO FABOLOUS! BROOKLYN BOROUGH PRESIDENT ERIC L. ADAMS PRESENTS FABOLOUS WITH “KEYS TO BROOKLYN”

On Sunday June 11th 2017, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams headlined his second annual Central Brooklyn Arts & Culture Weekend with a “Welcome Back to Brooklyn” ceremony that bestowed engraved pavers along the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s famed Celebrity Path, as well as the “Keys to Brooklyn” to multi-platinum hip-hop star Fabolous and groundbreaking abstract/neo-expressionist artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (posthumously), both of whom are world-famous sons of the borough. Since 1985, more than 160 Brooklynites who have gone on to make outstanding contributions in art, business, film, literature, music, sports, and more have had their names inscribed on this walkway.

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HALSEY’S NEW ALBUM ENTERS #1 ON THE BILLBOARD CHART! She is kinda a big deal…

PERFORMS ON THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT & THE TODAY SHOW SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
ON TOUR THIS FALL WITH OPENERS CHARLI XCX AND PARTYNEXTDOOR

 

 “Halsey shows off all her wild musical ambitions on hopeless fountain kingdom,

 a bold second album that consolidates all the strengths of her 2015 debut Badlands.

 It’s her sprawling science-fiction breakup tale…

judging from Hopeless Fountain Kingdom, Halsey could go anywhere from here. 

**** 4 STARS
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New York, NY (June 12th, 2017) — GRAMMY® Award-nominated multi-platinum alternative pop maverick Halsey claims the #1 spot on the Billboard Top 200 with her second full-length album, hopeless fountain kingdom [Astralwerks].
Taking over television last week, Halsey delivered a scorching medley of the singles “Now or Never” and “Eyes Closed” during her performance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Watch it HERE. In addition, she ignited the stage of The Today Show Summer Concert Series with a fiery set includingNow Or Never,” “Castle,” “Colors,” and highlighted by an emotional duet on “Strangers” alongside surprise special guest Lauren Jauregui of Fifth Harmony–which Billboard described as “passionate.” Watch it HERE.
TOUR DATES (with openers Charli XCX and PARTYNEXTDOOR): Tickets are on-sale now at www.hfktour.com. For every pair of online tickets purchased, fans will have access to redeem one physical copy of the new album hopeless fountain kingdom.
9/29                 Uncasville, CT                         Mohegan Sun Arena
10/3                 Montreal, QC                          Bell Centre
10/4                 Toronto, ON                            Air Canada Centre
10/6                 Boston, MA                             TD Garden
10/7                 Philadelphia, PA                      Wells Fargo Center
10/9                 Washington, D.C.                    Verizon Center
10/10               Pittsburgh, PA                         PPG Paints Arena
10/13               Brooklyn, NY                           Barclays Center
10/14               Newark, NJ                             Prudential Center
10/17               Charlotte, NC                          Spectrum Center
10/19               Duluth, GA                              Infinite Energy Center
10/21               Sunrise, FL                              BB&T Center
10/22               Orlando, FL                             Amway Center
10/25               Houston, TX                            Toyota Center
10/26               Dallas, TX                                American Airlines Center
10/27               Austin, TX                               Frank Erwin Center
10/29               Denver, CO                             Pepsi Center
10/31               Phoenix, AZ                            Talking Stick Resort Arena
11/3                 Los Angeles, CA                     The Forum
11/4                 Anaheim, CA                           Honda Center
11/5                 San Diego, CA                         Viejas Arena
11/7                 Oakland, CA                            Oracle Arena
11/10               Seattle, WA                             Key Arena
11/11               Vancouver, BC                         Rogers Arena
11/14               Calgary, AB                              Scotiabank Saddledome
11/15               Edmonton, AB                         Rogers Place
11/18               St. Paul, MN                            Xcel Energy Center
11/19               Rosemont, IL                           Allstate Arena
11/21               Detroit, MI                               Little Caesars Arena
11/22               Cleveland, OH                         Wolstein Center

GLASS ANIMALS ANNOUNCE FALL NORTH AMERICAN HEADLINE TOUR

Run Will Include September 21 Show At Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium
And October 5 Concert At NYC’s Radio City Music Hall
 
Tickets Go On Sale To General Public This Friday, June 16
 
Band’s Summer Tour Includes Sold-Out July 26 Show At
Red Rocks Amphitheatre In Colorado
 
Festival Performances Include Glastonbury, Firefly, Panorama, Lollapalooza And Austin City Limits
Today, Glass Animals announced their third North American headline tour of 2017. The run will kick off on September 14 with a Summerfield concert at Memorial Stadium in Boise and include a show at Los Angeles’ historic Shrine Auditorium (September 21) and the band’s first concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York City (October 5). Additional East Coast dates include shows at Agganis Arena in Boston (October 7) and the 9:30 Club in Washington, DC (October 8). Glass Animals will cap off the tour with a performance during Weekend Two of Austin City Limits Festival (October 13-15). See below for itinerary. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday, June 16, via http://glassanimals.eu/.
The band’s riveting live shows have contributed to its incredible global growth, resulting in sold-out excursions throughout the U.K., Europe and Australia.Glass Animals return to Glastonbury on June 23 for a performance on the “Other Stage.” While in the States this summer, the band will play a series of headline dates, including a sold-out July 26 show at Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre, and perform at such festivals as Firefly, Panorama, Osheaga and Lollapalooza.
Even a broken ankle couldn’t keep lead singer Dave Bayley from crowd surfing during the band’s Coachella set, cited as a festival highlight by Billboard, which praisedGlass Animals’ “dynamic rendition” of “Gooey.” Reviewing the band’s recent sold-out show at London’s Brixton Academy, The Telegraph said, “To watch Glass Animals is to get sucked into a musical maelstrom: they pull you in, fill your head with opalescent oddities, then spit you out, woozy.”Watch Glass Animals perform “Life Itself,” the lead single from How To Be A Human Being, on “Later…with Jools Holland” HERE.
Glass Animals’ Spotify Live + Tumblr IRL session is out now and availableHERE. The EP was recorded during a one-of-a-kind Tumblr IRL event at The Village in Los Angeles, which featured not only a performance by the band, but also an immersive collaboration between Glass Animals, multimedia designer Ashten “Whoopi” Winger and Ukrainian Pixel artist Mykola “Myk” Dosenko. This collaboration brought to life the diverse group of fictional characters featured on the new album, How To Be A Human Being, which was inspired by real people the band encountered while touring over the past two years. Glass Animals have continued to bring these characters to life with interactive sites for “Life Itself,”“Youth” and “Pork Soda,” as well as a video game app for “Season 2 Episode 3.”
How To Be A Human Being (Harvest Records) debuted in the Top 20 of the Billboard 200 and topped the iTunes Alternative Albums chart in the U.S. and Australia. Named as one of the “10 Best Albums of 2016” by USA Today, it has racked up more than 60 million Spotify streams in the U.S. The Associated Press hailed it as “a complex, exciting tapestry of a CD which switches musical styles and reveals new things each time it’s played.”
Glass Animals’ new single, “Pork Soda,” recently impacted Alternative radio in the U.S., and has already amassed more than eight million streams on Spotify worldwide. View the official video HERE.NPR Music placed “Life Itself” on its list of “Songs We Love” while “Youth” appeared on their “10 Songs Public Radio Can’t Stop Playing” list. How To Be A Human Being is the follow-up to Glass Animals’ 2014 debut, ZABA, which contained the hits “Gooey” and “Black Mambo.”
GLASS ANIMALS – NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES
Newly added dates in bold
 
6/12 – Louisville, KY @ Iroquois Amphitheater
6/14 – Norfolk, VA @ The NorVa
6/15 – Dover, DE @ Firefly Music Festival
7/25 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex
7/26 – Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre w/Little Dragon
7/29 – Cooperstown, NY @ Brewery Ommegang w/Little Dragon
7/30 – New York, NY @ Panorama Music Festival
7/31 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE w/Little Dragon
8/2 – New Haven, CT @ College Street Music Hall
8/3 – Portland, ME @ Thompson’s Point
8/4 – Montréal, QC @ Osheaga Festival
8/5 – Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
9/14 – Boise, ID @ Summerfield @ Memorial Stadium
9/15 – Troutdale, OR @ Edgefield
9/16 – Seattle, WA @ WaMu Theater
9/19 – San Diego, CA @ Humphreys Concerts By the Bay
9/21 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Auditorium
9/22 – Berkeley, CA @ Greek Theatre
9/25 – Denver, CO @ The Ogden Theatre
9/27 – St. Paul, MN @ Palace Theatre
9/28 – Chicago, IL @ Aragon Ballroom
9/29 – Detroit, MI @ Royal Oak Music Theatre
9/30 – Columbus, OH @ EXPRESS LIVE! – Outdoors
10/2 – Toronto, ON @ Massey Hall
10/3 – Montréal, QC@ Metropolis
10/5 – New York, NY @ Radio City Music Hall
10/6 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Fillmore
10/7 – Boston, MA @ Agganis Arena
10/8 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club

10/12 – New Orleans, LA @ Mardi Gras World
10/13-15 – Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits