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Recap & Photos: Francesco Yates Performance Showcase in NYC 8/5/14

Recap & Photos: Francesco Yates Performance Showcase in NYC 8/5/14

YKIGS August 6, 2014 2

Last night a the Slipper Room in NYC, Atlantic Records presented a very special showcase for one of their newest signings, Francesco Yates. Atlantic CEO Craig Kallman took the stage first to introduce Francesco,

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Recap & Photos: George Tandy Jr. Performs at SubCulture in NYC 7/29/14

Recap & Photos: George Tandy Jr. Performs at SubCulture in NYC 7/29/14

YKIGS July 30, 2014 5

To celebrate the release of his debut album “The Foundation”, George Tandy Jr. performed at Sub Culture in NYC last night. singing in front of an intimate crowd of his biggest fans, supporters, friends,

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Recap & Photos: Joe, Tank, Ginuwine & Lyfe Jennings Perform in White Plans, NY 7/19/14

Recap & Photos: Joe, Tank, Ginuwine & Lyfe Jennings Perform in White Plans, NY 7/19/14

YKIGS July 20, 2014 23

Last night the Westchester County Center in White Plains, NY hosted an all star lineup of R&B featuring Joe, Tank, Ginuwine and Lyfe Jennings. Lyfe hit the stage first, promising by the end of

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Recap & Photos: Carl Thomas Performs at BB King’s in NYC With Opener Suzy Q. 7/11/14

Recap & Photos: Carl Thomas Performs at BB King’s in NYC With Opener Suzy Q. 7/11/14

YKIGS July 12, 2014 9

Last night at BB King’s in NYC, Carl Thomas made his return to NYC with a performance at B.B. King’s in Times Square. He took the audience on a journey through his musical history,

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Recap & Photos: 365 Black Awards Red Carpet – Ledisi, Raheem DeVaughn, Mali Music & More

Recap & Photos: 365 Black Awards Red Carpet – Ledisi, Raheem DeVaughn, Mali Music & More

YKIGS July 9, 2014 8

Check out photos from the Golden Carpet of the 2014 McDonald’s 365 Black Awards at the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans. Terrence J was hosting the event, and Kevin Liles was being honored,

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Recap & Photos: Day26 Perform at the 2014 Essence Music Festival

Recap & Photos: Day26 Perform at the 2014 Essence Music Festival

YKIGS July 7, 2014 15

Day26 performed at the 2014 Essence Music Festival in the event’s final day. With all 5 members together once again, the group took the audience through all of their biggest hits as well as

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Recap & Photos: Sevyn Streeter Performs at the 2014 Essence Music Festival

Recap & Photos: Sevyn Streeter Performs at the 2014 Essence Music Festival

YKIGS July 7, 2014 4

Sevyn Streeter made her debut at the 2014 Essence Music Festival with a performance in the Ford Superlounge on the event’s final day. She performed many of the songs from her debut EP “Call

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Recap & Photos: George Tandy Jr. Performs at the 2014 Essence Music Festival

Recap & Photos: George Tandy Jr. Performs at the 2014 Essence Music Festival

YKIGS July 7, 2014 6

George Tandy Jr. made his Essence Festival debut this year performing in the Coca Cola Superlounge on the event’s final night. Using the opportunity as an introduction to many interested music fans in the

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Recap & Photos: Essence Festival Day 4 Erykah Badu, Dave Chappelle, Tamar Braxton, Sevyn, Raheem DeVaughn & More

Recap & Photos: Essence Festival Day 4 Erykah Badu, Dave Chappelle, Tamar Braxton, Sevyn, Raheem DeVaughn & More

YKIGS July 7, 2014 9

To wrap up our coverage of the 2014 Essence Music Festival, check out photos from Day 4 in the Press Room. The night featured appearances from Erykah Badu with special guest Dave Chappelle, Tamar

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Recap & Photos: Essence Festival Day 3 Mary J. Blige, Tank, Jill Scott, 112, Ledisi, Marsha Ambrosius

Recap & Photos: Essence Festival Day 3 Mary J. Blige, Tank, Jill Scott, 112, Ledisi, Marsha Ambrosius

YKIGS July 6, 2014 21

Continuing our coverage of the Essence Music Festival 2014, here are photos of Day 3 in the Press Room. Artists who stopped through included Mary J. Blige, Michelle Williams, Jill Scott, Tank, Ledisi, 112,

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