Nelson George

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Name: Nelson George
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Lee Ann Womack Inks with Sugar Hill/Welk Music Group

In one of the livelier bidding wars in Nashville history, Sugar Hill Records/Welk Music has signed Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Lee Ann Womack. The critically acclaimed vocalist’s eagerly anticipated new record is slated for a September release, with ... [Published Hollywood Reporter - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Soul Train! - 'The Hippest Trip in America'

"The Hippest Trip in America" by Nelson George.When it debuted in October 1971, seven years after the Civil Rights Act, Soul Train boldly went where no variety show had gone before, showcasing the cultural preferences of young African-Americans and the ... [Published SCPR - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

How 'Soul Train' Shaped A Generation

For millions of people in the 1970s, the week was not complete without Soul Train. Writer Nelson George captures the legacy of the show and its creator in his new book The Hippest Trip in America. ... [Published NPR - Apr 03 2014]
Entities: Nelson George
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Montclair Film Fest Reveals 2014 Lineup

Continuing to grow in its third year, the Montclair Film Festival today announced . The announcement was made by Artistic Director Thom Powers and Executive Director Raphaela Neihausen.The festival opens on April 28 with Chef, the new comedy directed ... [Published Montclair Patch - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Celebrating the legacy of "Soul Train"

A new book, "The Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture and Style," explores the triumphs and challenges of the first black-owned television program to reach a national audience. CBS News correspondent Anthony Mason sat down ... [Published CBS News - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Lincoln Motor Launches 'The Journey' Project

Ford'sLincoln Motor Company is continuing its efforts at reinvention with  branded content series under its "Lincoln Now" campaign. Called "The Journey," the effort is directed to the African Americanmarket, focused on entrepreneurship, and spotlights ... [Published Media Post - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Exposed: Dick Clark's brazen scheme to replace Don Cornelius' Soul Train with his own all-black dance show

Sooooulllll Train scandal: Dick Clark's brazen scheme to replace Soul Train and Don Cornelius with his own all-black dance showDick Clark was determined to bring his own version of Soul Train on the air and call it 'Soul Unlimited'Black civil rights leaders ... [Published Mail Online UK - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Lincoln Explores Journeys of Seven Inspiring African-Americans As Part Of New Branded Content Series

/PRNewswire/ --Â In the spirit of continuing its efforts to inspire, The Lincoln Motor Company has created a new branded content series, "The Journey," a campaign that explores inspiration, entrepreneurship and people who have followed their dreams within ... [Published BusinessWeek - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Lift station repairs to begin soon

PANAMA CITY — One county commissioner was poised to pin Callaway with more than $300,000 in lift station repair fees at a Bay County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday.“As operator, I know we not only have the authority, but we have the obligation ... [Published Panama City News Herald - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT: Soul man: Fort Greene author Nelson George on ‘Soul Train’ and gentrification

Nelson George knows a thing or two about soul. For the past four decades, he has been one of the preeminent critics of African-American pop culture, focusing his attention over the years on iconic figures such as Michael Jackson and James Brown, to the ... [Published Brooklyn Daily - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

MARCH 6 FROM A HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE

WASHINGTON, March 6 -CLICK HERE TO WATCH PART ICLICK HERE TO WATCH PART IICLICK HERE TO WATCH PART IIICLICK HERE TO WATCH PART IVMr. Speaker, as I mentioned earlier, I believe history is something that we should remember and talk about.Today, is March ... [Published Congressman Ted Poe - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Dec 12 2013 - Updated Dec 12 2013 - 1 reports

Wreaths Across America Pays Tribute to WWII Vets

Approximately 800 school children waving American flags greeted the Wreaths Across America convoy at their school on Wednesday in Middletown, N.J., for a wreath laying ceremony and tribute honoring World War II veterans who fought in the Battle of the ... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Dec 12 2013]

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Lee Ann Womack Inks with Sugar Hill/Welk Music ... [Published Hollywood Reporter - Apr 10 2014]
Soul Train! - 'The Hippest Trip in America' [Published SCPR - Apr 09 2014]
How 'Soul Train' Shaped A Generation [Published NPR - Apr 03 2014]
Montclair Film Fest Reveals 2014 Lineup [Published Montclair Patch - Apr 03 2014]
Celebrating the legacy of "Soul Train" [Published CBS News - Mar 27 2014]
Lincoln Motor Launches 'The Journey' Project [Published Media Post - Mar 24 2014]
Exposed: Dick Clark's brazen scheme to replace ... [Published Mail Online UK - Mar 21 2014]
Lincoln Explores Journeys of Seven Inspiring Af... [Published BusinessWeek - Mar 21 2014]
Lift station repairs to begin soon [Published Panama City News Herald - Mar 19 2014]
BEDFORD-STUYVESANT: Soul man: Fort Greene autho... [Published Brooklyn Daily - Mar 18 2014]
MARCH 6 FROM A HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE [Published Congressman Ted Poe - Mar 12 2014]
Wreaths Across America Pays Tribute to WWII Vets [Published Washington Free Beacon - Dec 12 2013]
African-American Interest Adult Titles 2013-2014 [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Dec 06 2013]
The On-Sale Calendar: March 2014 [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Nov 18 2013]
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