Jennifer Hudson’s“A Strange Loop” Win at Tony Award, Earns “EGOT” Status

June 13, 2022

Jennifer Hudson joins the elite status of “EGOT”. The awards term “EGOT” refers to people who have won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony over the course of their careers in entertainment. At the 2022 Tony Awards Hudson achieved EGOT with her Tony win for producing “A Strange Loop.” Notable figures who […]

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“A Strange Loop” & “MJ” Win Big at 2022 Tony Awards

June 13, 2022

“A Strange Loop,” a scalding story about a gay, Black theater artist confronting self-doubt and societal disapproval, won the Tony Award for best new musical. “MJ,” a jukebox musical about the entertainer Michael Jackson, also landed key prizes. Winning lead performance by Myles Frost, a 22-year-old in his first professional stage role, and for the […]

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Shenseea This Week in Da Roc

April 3, 2022

Ticket Locations: click below click banner for ticket on line Performing: Busy Signal Mr. Vegas Romain Virgo Stylo G Noah Powa Lord Abstract JB the Artise Tashina

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Janet Rollé New CEO & Executive Director Of The American Ballet Theatre

November 25, 2021

Janet Rollé, is the new CEO and executive director of the American Ballet Theatre. Making her the person of color has led the company. The former general manager of Beyoncé’s Parkwood Entertainment. Rollé will take over her new role starting January 3, 2022. In her role with Beyoncé’s company, Rollé was credited as an associate producer […]

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Real Good Reggae – Concert Friday Oct. 8th

September 14, 2021

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Roc Summer Soul Festival Update [VIDEO]

June 2, 2021

In 2020, preparations for a big 25th Anniversary of the Roc Summer Soul Fest were underway. But then Covid hit and concerts around the world were cancelled. One year later, the City of Rochester is ready to welcome fans back to Frontier Field for the 25th annual 2-day event. Part of the celebration includes honoring […]

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Shock G From Digital Underground Passed Away At 57

April 23, 2021

Digital Underground rapper Shock G has reportedly passed away at the age of 57. Shock G, (who’s real name was Greg Jacobs) was a rapper and keyboardist for Digital Underground. A pioneering Hip Hop group responsible for a number of influential singles, including the group’s groundbreaking hit “The Humpty Dance.” He was also known as […]

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“Trackstar” Artist Mooski Faces Backlash From TikTok Dance Creator [VIDEO]

April 19, 2021

Melodic rapper Mooski has enjoyed a whirlwind of success this past year. But you know what they say, more money mo problems. He’s now being called out for allegedly ignoring the TikTok creator who helped his song “Trackstar” blow up on the app. According to City Boy J, he may have created the challenge but […]

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WDKX New Year’s Eve House Party

December 29, 2020

Nothing says Fresh like new beginnings! The year is coming to and end and we’re celebrating it big on the air waves like we always do at this time. If you’re reading this on the WDKX website, make sure you download the app for this one! The stream is fast and the sound quality will […]

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Mr. Vegas Throws a ‘Last Christmas’ Party [VIDEO]

December 7, 2020

There have been 100 covers of WHAM’s 1986 hit song “Last Christmas”, make that 101 – enter dancehall legend Mr. Vegas! He started teasing his version of the iconic holiday song a few days before Thanksgiving. But when the video finally dropped today, I was NOT ready! The animated visual starts off innocent, with snow […]

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