Prince to headline 2014 Essence Music Festival

Prince is headed to New Orleans to headline the 2014 Essence Music Festival,  the annual three-day festival held over Independence Day weekend, Essence  announced Tuesday. Next year’s installment will mark the 20-year anniversary of the festival,  which is billed as one of the largest gatherings of black artists in the  country. Prince previously performed at … More Prince to headline 2014 Essence Music Festival

CMT, MTV and VH1 Let Music Ring on First-Ever Music Independence Day

While Americans celebrate the Fourth of July with barbecue, fireworks, parties and music, CMT, MTV and VH1 for the first time will celebrate Music Independence Day on-air by combining forces to showcase artists across all three brands. From 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. ET/PT Thursday (July 4), all three networks will provide the ultimate party … More CMT, MTV and VH1 Let Music Ring on First-Ever Music Independence Day