| Jul 11, 2011
| 8:57 AM
Looking for a way to make your late summer more tuneful and soulful? Singer and poet Jill Scott brings her Summer Block Party to the Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach Sunday, Aug. 21. Joining Scott in Virginia Beach will be Anthony Hamilton,...
| Dec 23, 2010
Rapper and producer Doug E. Fresh joined the Morning News and teaches Pat how to beatbox!
Check it out...
| Dec 23, 2011
If luxurious living is your thing, we may have found the party for you.
“Melissa Poe from Big Rich Texas is one of the hosts for this event , and with her and her girlfriends they got together, and they wanted to throw a fabulous New Year`s Eve...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:31 AM
"I can do sleigh bells," beatboxer Shodekeh tells me over the phone from Towson University near Baltimore, Md., where he works as a dance accompanist. Worried that I’d turn the conversation into a novelty-act session of "do this, do that," I...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 7:17 AM
Easter weekend means more than sunrise services and egg hunts. On the Peninsula, anyway, it also means concerts by veteran R&B and hip-hop artists. K-Ci & Jo-Jo, Dru Hill and SWV will be part of a show Saturday, April 7 at the Hampton University...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 8:25 AM
The Fresh Fest celebration of old-school hip-hop in Portsmouth has been postponed from Saturday, Aug. 18 to Friday, Sept. 14, according to a press release from promoters.
The show, which in years past has drawn big crowds to the nTelos amphitheater in...
| May 15, 2008
Despite a star-studded show featuring dynamic performances from Herbie Hancock, Chali 2na from Jurassic 5 and beat-boxer/old-school rapper Doug E. Fresh, arguably the best moment of the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's BeBop to Hip-Hop's hourlong...
| Mar 7, 2008
The Greek Theatre's 2008 season is highlighted by several programs delving into American roots music -- notably the Grammy Award-winning duo of Robert Plant and Alison Krauss for two nights -- and reaching an apex with a relatively rare local...
| Jul 17, 2008
Now more than ever, we need a break — an occasional respite from our everyday lives. Yes, a "daycation" — a day spent away from the office or job site, and away from chores, just to relax and play. Once again this summer, we are taking one day...
| Jan 29, 2010
| 9:34 PM
Performers including Pink, Jamie Foxx and T-Pain are put through their paces in the lead-up to Sunday's extravaganza. In this era of award show proliferation, it's hard not to smirk at the "once-in-a-lifetime" advertising campaigns for shows such as the.....
| May 31, 2010
| 4:35 PM
It's often been said that "American Idol" is really just a popularity contest. Sure, singing and showmanship is important, as is a contestant's back-story and TV persona, but when it comes to advancing in the competition, many an inferior vocalist have...
| Nov 18, 2009
| 8:46 AM
On November 14, 2009 WPGC 95.5 hosted the WPGC Family First Health and Wellness Expo at the DC Convention Center. There were autograph signings, performances, health and wellness information, a sports lounge, and much more. The entertainment featured Doug...