Tagged: performance

Hal Linton Celebrates Black Music Month Performing on AOL Black Voices

Photo by Ben Trivett, AOL Expanding from February’s Black History Month, June is significant because of Jimmy Carter’s recognition of the late-great Kenny Gamble’s call for black music to be celebrated for it’s significance to … read more »

POSTED June 17, 2010 2:58PM IN SUITE903 TAGS: , ,

Recap: VV Brown at Bowery Ballroom

Photos by Helen Marie VV Brown was unconventially genius in her demeanor at Bowery Ballroom last week. It was her first US show, she made it her home by getting comfortable: bare-foot, wearing a Mardi-Gras … read more »

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Video: Chris Brown Sings "The Star-Spangled Banner" at MGM Grand

Someone booked Chris Brown to sing at a boxing match. What next? Lindsay Lohan takes a vacation to Colombia? Jokes like these pretty much write themselves here but Chris Brown’s humility and humanity are more … read more »

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Video: Dirty Money Hits the American Idol Stage

Last night, Diddy, Dawn, and Kalenna pulled off a huge production on one of television’s biggest stage, American Idol. Remember, it was eight years ago when Diddy turned the 2002 MTV VMAs into a big … read more »

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Parental Advisory: Bobby McFerrin Breaks Down Vocals to a Science

Photo by Marco Zanoni It’s weird to think of renowned musician Bobby McFerrin being on a panel of neuroscientists. Think again. He shows a hands-on approach of how the pentatonic scale is an internationally recognized … read more »

POSTED March 23, 2010 2:07PM IN SUITE903 Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Flashback: Janelle Monae at the Levi's/FADER Fort

Janelle Monae is a pint-sized party under a pompadour. We’re still reeling off her album listening, and since we’re here in NYC while everyone is down at SXSW, we thought we’d take a look back … read more »

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B.B. King's New York Club Celebrates 10 Years

Come X-mas time, New Yorkers look to Miracle On 34th Street to warm their hearts. That’s a movie though, and in NYC, shit hasn’t always been candy cane sweet. It’s taken Times Square a lot … read more »

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Video: Estelle f. Kardinal Offishall "Freak" at Rip The Runway

So you should already know how we feel about this song. We pictured Estelle performing this at some dark warehouse in Baltimore with 700 crazy kids sweating out so much ecstasy that even those not … read more »

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Recap: Chiddy Bang in NYC & Exclusive Video Interview

Straight out of Philadelphia, two-piece hip-hop/remix duo Chiddy Bang made a stop in NYC and sat down with Suite903 for a quick interview after the show with the help LooseWorld. DJ/drummer/keys extraordinaire Xaphoon Jones and … read more »

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