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    Luke James: The Amalgamation Mag Interview

    With June being Black Music Month, the time couldn’t be riper to celebrate one of the more gifted young voices leading the R&B genre today. Luke James is his name. If you haven’t heard his signature song from 2012, “I...
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    DJ B-Hen: Hollywood’s Champion of New Sound

    Meet B-Hen, one of Hollywood’s hottest and most driven new DJs. Operating under the title of “Holly-wood’s Champion of New Sound,” if B-Hen isn’t spinning from coast to coast, igniting fires for thousands of “turnt ...
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    Spotlight on Rico Love aka Mr. Turn the Lights On

      “If you want to make God laugh, then tell Him your plans,” says Rico Love when asked about his new found success as a one to watch, chart-burning new artist. Garnering his success originally as a songwriter-producer ...
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    Meet Music Producer Ken Will

    Multi-talented producer Ken Will grew up in New Jersey and attended Burlington City Hish School, where he majored in music productions and played the keyboard, trumpet, drums and violin.  He took advantage of his time and s...
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    Meet Recording Academy Executive Bill Freimuth

    As Senior VP of Awards for the Recording Academy, Bill Freimuth’s job is to oversee the entire process for the prestigious Grammy Awards. There are many moving parts prior to hearing, “And the Grammy goes to…” They cons...
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    Jhené Aiko: Sailing to R&B’s Promise Land

    “See, I got a lot to say and I ain‘t afraid to say it,” declares Def Jam signee Jhené Aiko on the track “Sailing Not Selling,” taken from her mixtape Sailing Soul(s). Those statement lyrics have become an indispensab...
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    Notting Hill Music Group: It’s a Celebration!

    10 Years in the U.S. and Counting… Their West Hollywood-based offices nestled at the end of the vibrant Sunset Strip may be modest, but the U.S. arm of The Notting Hill Music Group Limited is home to a coveted group of songw...
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    Shawn Tubby Holiday Named Sr. VP, Columbia Records

    Columbia Records has named Shawn ‘Tubby’ Holiday as SVP/Urban A&R. Previously SVP/A&R for RCA Records, Holiday will continue to discover, break and develop new talent as well as integrate his adventurous approach to...
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    Amalgamation Mag Chats with Rico Love at BET Hip Hop Awards

    Amalgamation made its way to the recent BET Hip Hop Awards in Atlanta (thanks to our colleagues at Skywalk Entertainment and Taylord Vision). While on the red carpet, our crew got a chance to chat with a number of celebs from A...
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    Amalgamation Executive Spotlight: Jesse Flores, VP, Business Development, Lyric Financial

    Q: Jesse, please provide some brief background on your industry history, and how a company like Lyric Financial can be beneficial to the creative community. A: I am proud to announce that I have recently joined Lyric Financial ...
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