Bridge Hooks & Stuff

Profile: Bridge, Hooks, & Stuff Entertainment

Some of the biggest singers in history got their start making other singers sound good. The art of background singing is often thankless and overlooked, yet so important to the success of the featured artist. The Atlanta-based company Bridge, Hooks, […]

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The 80s: Before They Were Stars–Robert Townsend

In 1984, the feature film Streets of Fire starring Michael Paré, Diane Lane and Willem Dafoe hit the big screen.  In addition to his film

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The Reviews Are in: First-Ever Soul Train Cruise a Resounding Success!

For Immediate Release March 11, 2013

THE REVIEWS ARE IN: FIRST-EVER SOUL TRAIN CRUISE A RESOUNDING SUCCESS

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Artist to Artist: Touré

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