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#GMIXX2014

Global Mixx Music and Film Forum has begun announcing confirmed event panelists and co-chairs for their 8th annual event in Chicago Aug 15-17th, 2014. The Forum will include working entertainment professionals from the worlds of music, film, television and media. This year’s event is presented by ParentPowerChicago, an organization whose mission is to provide tools and resources for parents to regain or maintain their traditional position with the family structure.

Honorary Music Chair and Keynote Speaker: NO I.D. – Executive Vice President of DefJam Recordings and Grammy Award winning producer (Kanye West, Common, and Jay-Z).

Honorary Co-Chairs:

Cynthia Johnson - VP of Urban Promotion/Columbia Records/Sony Music

Maurice Johnson - Grammy Award Producer/Remixer (Destiny’s Child, Beyonce)

Regina Daniels – President/Daniels Entertainment

Homer Blow – Music Director/Program Director/WNOV and HomerBlowRadio.com (Milwaukee, WI)

Malik Yusef – Grammy Award Songwriter/Poet (Kanye West, Common, John Legend)

Saturday, August 16th 

Global Mixx Film Forum at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios-Workshop Series

KILL YOUR TELEVISION??? : Content Creators & the New Distribution Models (Global Mixx Film Forum)

Aaliyah Williams, VP of Development & Production – All Def Digital

Sanicole Young, Writer/Director of web series “The City Hates Us”

Maurice Dortch, Filmmaker, Maxim 13:22 Productions

Kenneth Yoder, Writer/Director/Web Series Development Instructor

Nate Gilbert, Sales Director, Interactive One

Whiteboy James – Writer/Creator-“Block Diaries” Webisode Series

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN ACT??? : Tips to Being a Successful Working Actor

Jaime Henderson, TV/Film/Theatrical Agent – BMG Talent

Kathy Byrne, Director, TV/Theatrical – SAG/AFTRA Chicago

Erica Hubbard, Actress – BET’s “Let’s Stay Together”; ABC Family’s “Lincoln Heights”

Jamaal Buchanan, Manager – Buchanan Management & Consulting, LLC

THE REEL DEAL: Behind the Scenes – Careers in Film & Television Roundtable

Carlos King, Executive Producer – “Real Housewives of Atlanta”; “Hollywood Divas” – Kingdom Reign Entertainment

Robin Thede, Comedy Writer/Actress – “Queen Latifah Show”; “Real House Husbands of Hollywood”

Christopher Nolen, Director – “72 Hours”; “Four Seasons” – Nferno Productions

Delvin Molden, Producer – E.N.D. Productions

Emile Cambry -Filmmaker/Producer- Blue 1647 Productions

Read More: The Hype Magazine 8th Annual Global Mixx Music and Film Forum Announces Panelists and Honorary Co-chairs.

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The Hype Magazine adds BET 106 & Park’s DJ ASAP as an official Brand Ambassador

Indianapolis, IN(June, 2014) – The Hype Magazine announced today it has officially added BET 106 and Park‘s DJ ASAP and the TEAM ASAP EMPIRE as Brand Ambassadors for the outlet. DJ ASAP and TEAM ASAP EMPIRE will act as the faces of The Hype Magazine in the great state of Texas.

DJ ASAP and his team, will receive editorial, promotional and public relations support from The Hype Magazine, and TEAM ASAP et., al., will help embed The Hype Magazine brand into the daily lexicon of Texas entertainment, as well as his other ventures and appearances.

DJ ASAP joins an elite list of ambassadors for The Hype Magazine including, Bad Boy producer MilTickit, CEO of the three-time Grammy Award winning production team Track Kingz, and professional MMA fighter Ben Craggy. More ambassadors will be named in 2015.

About DJ ASAP

DJ ASAP has quickly become one of the most sought-after DJs in the Southwest as his magic on the 1s and 2s take over Dallas Nightlife as he is one of the most successful business men in this monster we call the entertainment Industry and also being one of the industry’s most well-known Celebrity DJs. His many successful bookings from major events, to BET’s 106andPark in a resident position, as well as being selected as an official DJ for the 2014 NCAA Final Four right at home in Dallas, has catapulted him into a Super Celebrity DJ status.

ASAP not only is the primetime DJ at all venues that he is booked, but he is also a promoter of his own club nights in Dallas; Luxx on Thursdays, Downtown, Blend Saturdays in Lower Greenville, The Pho Lounge on Sunday for his notoriously known day pool parties, which all hosts the wide range of celebrities that stop by to party and entertain. The list includes celebrity DJs, athletes such as Floyd Mayweather, and artists such as Drake, Ace Hood, Jamie Foxx, Kirko Bangz, Tank, Michelle Williams, Drumma Boy, Chris Brown, Kenny Burns from Revolt Nation, and even Slick Rick. This alone has everybody asking “Where is DJ ASAP?” when they come to Dallas.

About The Hype Magazine

The Hype Magazine is an American music and entertainment magazine covering “News from Hip Hop to Hollywood.” Founded in 2002 by CEO/Publisher Jameelah “Just Jay” Wilkerson, the brand grew from an exclusively digital/print-on-demand magazine expanding its presence to newsstands in November 2013. In February 2014, the Atlanta City Council honored The Hype Magazine CEO/Publisher Jameelah with a proclamation in her honor as a successful brand owner and female business owner. The Hype Magazine is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana and publishes quarterly in print and monthly in digital/print-on-demand format.

In 2013, The Hype Magazine received its first major entertainment industry award nomination for “Magazine of the year,” via the 11th annual Southern Entertainment Awards (S.E.A.). In 2014, the outlet was nominated for “Magazine Publication Of The Year” by the SCM Awards.

The Hype Magazine has nearly 200,000 digital subscribers and more than 2 million unique visitors per month to its online properties. The Hype Magazine circulation is approximately 200,000 via combined distribution outlets including print and online retailers.

During the magazine’s history, The Hype Magazine is noted for having covered new and emerging acts long before mainstream media, often giving these artists their first national magazine cover story or feature story. The Hype Magazine parent company is How You Perceive Everything, Inc. and the initials created the title of the magazine.

For more information please contact:

Cristina Birdsong for My Lyfe productions Empire mylyfeproductions@gmail.com or 469.233.7109

Jerry Doby for The Hype Magazine jerrydoby@thehypemagazine.com or 301.579.4973 x9

Jameelah Wilkerson for The Hype Magazine justjay@gethypeonline.com

 

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#GMIXX2014 Chicago Aug 15-17th 2014

ParentPowerChicago Presents 8th Global Mixx Music and Film Forum
“Generation Next” Aug 15 through Aug 17

(Chicago, IL) Eight years has seen the annual Global Mixx Forum grow to add a Film component to its yearly event. This years Music and Film forum will be held in Chicago Aug 15-17th, 2014.

Global Mixx has been the highlight of the summer and the go-to entertainment industry conference among both local and national attendees in the business as regards the entertainment industry in Chicago, and this year will expand its reach into the film and television section.  With the advancement of technology, has come more opportunity for Indie Filmmakers, music supervisors, media buyers and on-screen hopefuls, to enter the realm of film and television. Attendees will engage with working professionals from within the industry.

Past honorary co-chairs have included Grammy Award winners; Kanye West and Common, Illinois Congressional Representatives; Danny K. Davis and Bobby L. Rush, Producer Vincent Herbert, Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley, DJ Terry Hunter, among others.

City: Chicago, IL

Events:

Aug 15 VIP Reception at undisclosed location

Saturday, Aug 16
Film Forum
@ Cinespace Chicago Film Studios
9am – 5:30pm
Featuring panel discussions and workshops in Acting, Film Production and Screenwriting.

Global Mixx & ParentPowerChicago Presents ‘Celebrity DJ Softball Game’

North DJs vs. Dirty South DJs @ Garfield Park
In conjunction with the Chicago Westside Music Festival
1pm – 5pm

Sunday, Aug 17
Music Forum
@ Zhou B. Art Center
10am – 8:30pm

ParentPowerChicago partners with the Global Mixx Music Forum for one of two levels dedicated to Parents and Youth learning more about the business and available resources within the music, creative media and marketing community.

Workshops include:

“In the Lab” Production Workshops
Radio Programming and Record Promotions
Brand, Image and Public Relations
Social Media and Creative Media
Business Affairs, Publishing and Money Management
Stage Parents and Talented Kids
Speed Mentoring Sessions

Keynote Address Speaker (TBA)

A special Indie Music Showcase will wrap up the event.

We are currently accepting film submissions for the Film Forum Short Film Showcase. Deadline is July 22, 2014.

Music Submissions for the Indie Music showcase for the Music Forum is a ‘paid only’ entry process. Limited space provided for live performances.

To register and enter both showcases, visit: www.globalmixxmusic.com

About Parent Power Chicago

ParentPowerChicago, Inc., is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to helping parents help their children improve their learning skills, be successful in school and have a great future. We hope to inspire and support parents, engage and empower them to become more involved in their children’s education.

Access a wide range of support to help your child in school, from tutoring, homework help, on-line teaching, mentoring and more. If your child is interested in music and the arts, you can find a fabulous range of programs throughout Chicago. You can also find school options, available financial aid and scholarships. And if your child is planning for college, we can connect you to literally thousands of colleges, help you apply, find financial aid and more!

And, join our Power Parents. Parents like yourself who are dedicated to finding the best education for their children. You can share experiences, help organize events and more.

About Global Mixx

Global Mixx Music Forum was created in 2005 and headquartered in Chicago. Past Honorary Co-Chairs have included Vincent Herbert, DJ Terry Hunter, Chris Lighty, Kelly Griffin and Grammy Award Winning artists, Kanye West, Common and Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley, DJ Timbuck 2, Congressman Danny K. Davis, and Alderman Walter Burnett, Jr.

Past Sponsors have included Smirnoff “Masters of Mix”, The Recording Academy (NARAS), Def Jam, Interscope/Geffen/A&M, Jive Records, Courvoisier, Bad Boy, Atlantic Records, Zone 4, Capitol Records, DigiWaxx and eOne Ent.

Past National DJ Coalitions participants: Heavy Hitters, Turntable Assassins, Blok Club DJs, Violator All Star DJs, The Core DJs, Bum Squad, Murda Mamis, Soul Selectors, Hitt Menn, TJ DJs, Super Friends, Club Bangers and More!

All press inquiries regarding Global Mixx Music and Film Forum 14’ please contact: info@thmmediagroup.com, 301.579.4973 x9

For More Information on Global Mixx Music and Film Forum or Sponsorship please contact:

Mary Datcher at marydatcher@gmail.com

 

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Kamoflauge "Ultimate Sacrifice"

Kamoflauge “Ultimate Sacrifice”

National recording artist Kamoflauge is set to release debut solo album “Ultimate Sacrifice” in spring of 2014.  Kamoflauge, signed to national independent label Crossroads Records.  Headed by Grammy nominated producer/artist/composer/engineer, Baby Ben, Crossroads Records have taken Kamoflauge to the next level with his upcoming major release.

In an exclusive interview with The Hype Magazine, Kamoflauge stated his greatest musical achievement so far has been, “…being nominated for a Grammy last year.” “Now it’s time to bring one or two or three back to H-town.”

Further explaining his Grammy nomination, according to his record label, “Ultimate Sacrifice” was available only as a limited digital release and it’s digital success, afforded the project a Grammy nomination for Best Rap Album last year.  The major release of the project will march it onto additional digital retail sites as well as introducing it into physical distribution channels.

Having shared the stage with other national recording artists including Wine-O (formerly known as Nuwine), Bizzy Bone, Lil Raskull, Bushwick Bill, and T-Bone, Kamoflauge is no novice when it comes to creating and delivering the type of music the public embraces.

Kamoflauge also participates in community outreach initiatives which give opportunities to youth and at-risk youth, specifically “All For Change,” a non-profit organization.

All For Change offers programs uniquely designed to provide hands-on opportunities for underprivileged youth interested in a career in “THE ARTS.” Youth of all ages can participate in free singing lessons, song writing lessons and music production classes.  Programs are offered year round.Together we can make a difference.

For more information on Kamoflauge view his official press site.

Other Links:

https://www.facebook.com/kamo.flauge.7

www.reverbnation.com/kamoflauge3rdward

www.crossroadrecords.com

www.allforchange.org (non-profit website)

 

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The Hype Nation Tour

Indianapolis, IN (Jan 2014) – Hip-Hop Culture has grown from a small number of people concentrated in the Midwest, East Coast and the South, into a worldwide phenomenon. People from all walks of life can appreciate the impact of Hip-Hop music in their lives. The Hype Nation Tour is an integral part of an initiative intended to promote the independent movement at its best. This tour will be an eight-city club venue tour to showcase ten new artists with a majority being on the Wealth Nation Entertainment roster.

The Hype Magazine joined forces with Wealth Nation to create The Hype Nation Tour. The Hype Magazine assisted in creating the tour routing, created all tour promotional material and provided marketing and promotions for the tour in support of Wealth Nation Entertainment.

The Hype Nation Tour begins February 4, 2014 in Atlanta, GA ending in Charlotte, NC on February 12th. This phenomenal tour series will showcase both new and breaking artists, most with newly signed distribution deals via Wealth Nation Entertainment and their label distribution deal with Universal Music Group Distribution-UMGD via INgrooves/Fontana.

On select dates, The Hype Nation Tour will feature Nancy Denise “Bad Girls All Star Battle” season 2 (@sheisnancydenise). She is recently starred on the 2nd season of the Oxygen Network‘s “Bad Girls All Star Battle” which aired Jan 7, 2014.  Nancy Denise who hails from Memphis, TN has been dubbed with the codename “Tennessee Toughy” for this upcoming season, according to her profile on Oxygen.com.

Also featured on select dates is Grammy Award winning Bad Boy’s Own artist/producer Miltickit. Miltickit is part of the production team behind, “Georgia” for Ludacris, “A Milli” for Lil Wayne and “Last Nite” (remix) (w/ DJ Flipside) for Diddy just to name a few.

Dates and Venues:

1.  Atlanta, Georgia – February 4th (Harlem Nights Ultra Lounge – 201 Courtland Street)

2.  Jackson, Mississippi – February 5th (Houstons – 2440 Bailey Avenue Suite E.)

3.  Memphis, Tennessee – February 6th (Aji Bar and Grill – 3896 Lamar Avenue)

4.  Allentown, Pennsylvania – February 7th (ROJO’s Bar & Grill – 1401 S. Front Street)

5.  New York, New York – February 8th (Julisa’s Bar & Lounge – 460 Lenox Avenue)

6.  Detroit, Michigan – February 9th (Studio 51 – 1995 Woodbridge)

7.  Indianapolis, Indiana – February 11th (Club Casba – 6319 Guilford Avenue)

8.  Charlotte, North Carolina – February 12th (Blvd Wings – 3133 E. Independence Boulevard)

Artist Line-up: Nabio @NiggyNabShaisty; Benji Bucks @AV3_Benji; Kidd Dash @KiddDash260; Young Jamo @YoungJamo757; Yng Rell @Yngrell; Rich Porter@Porter608; Eli @Lavadrunk; Ken Rock @kenrock83; Sweetz P @SWEETZP; and Truez @TruezNATION

Official Tour DJ: DJ Millz – Mr. Southern Takeover

About Wealth Nation

Wealth Nation is a multifaceted business, entertainment and brand management company. Wealth Nation’s primary focus is to translate talent into major brands from a business and market viability perspective. Wealth Nation creates situations strategically, methodically and effectively by skillfully planning and executing well thought out action plans to lead to their client’s success.

About The Hype Magazine

After 11 years as the #1 digital magazine in the world, The Hype Magazine added print distribution to newsstands nationwide in November 2013.  Our debut print issue covered by Atlantic recording artist K. Michelle, exposed the outlet to an overwhelmingly receptive audience nationwide. The Hype Magazine is available in select 7-11, K-Mart, Target, Barnes and Noble, Marsh and other retailers.  It is also available via all online platforms like Apple, Kindle, Google Play, etc., beginning February 26, 2014.

The Hype Magazine’s ever growing readership relies on the outlet to provide trending, in-depth coverage of the entertainment industry, bringing them “News from Hip Hop to Hollywood” with uncompromising journalistic integrity.

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The Hype Magazine – JerryDoby@gethypeonline.com 301-579-4973 Ext. 3

 

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The Hype Magazine Meet and Greet Atlanta with Bobby V

Indianapolis, IN (Jan 2014) – The Hype Magazine, announced today their “Meet and Greet” series kickoff in Atlanta, GA February 4, 2014, at Harlem Nights Ultra Lounge featuring 2x Georgia Music Awards nominee/recording artist Tocarra Hamilton, Bad Boy’s own Grammy Award winning artist/producer Miltickit, Rising Rap Star K Camp, Legendary Rapper Tela and the R&B sensation Bobby V.  This meet and greet will combine the official birthday party for the platinum recording artist, and the unveiling of The Hype Magazine’s March cover, which Bobby V will grace.  The superstar recently released a new EP entitled “Peach Moon,”…partygoers may get a surprise performance that evening!

R&B superstar Bobby V’s newest musical endeavor is best described with three words: Vibes, Moods, and Moments. “Peach Moon” combines the vibes of a Motown inspired jam session, the unpredictable moods of love and the defining moments that shape our everyday lives. Backed by a full band and showcasing his love for playing the piano, “Peach Moon” sets the stage for Bobby’s most honest and most inspired project to date.”I’m not chasing trends with this EP or trying to emulate what’s on the radio. This project is all about a feeling, a vibe.”

The Hype Magazine, founded in 2002 by Jameelah “Just Jay” Wilkerson, is steadily growing as a brand and respected entertainment media outlet, covering news from Hip-Hop to Hollywood. Boasting nearly 300,000 digital subscribers and 2 million unique visitors per month to its online properties, print distribution became one of the demands of The Hype Magazine readers and fans.

“The 11-year mark is significant because we have history. The magazine has gone through changes and we have made it through the first 10 years. This is the time where you start to build respect amongst your peers and doors start to open, which they have,” says The Hype Magazine CEO and Publisher, Jameelah “Just Jay” Wilkerson. She continues, “We at The Hype Magazine are eternally grateful to our readers, fans and the artists who have made our magazine the #1 digital magazine in the world.”

About Up Top Consulting Group

A native Atlantian, Angela Nash began her career early on in the music industry at the age of 18 as an assistant to the historical first black radio personality and ground-breaker for music conferences, Jack “The Rapper” Gibson. Her work in planning and organizing grand scale conferences and events continued when she began working for JR Dino of Million Dollar Record Pool & Entertainment Company where she was conference organizer for twelve years.

UTE’s client list includes; Music Mogul Antonio LA Reid’s Family-former wife, Perri “Pebbles” Reid, sons Antonio, Jr. & Aaron and Daughter Ashley; World Known DJ Aaries, Super Star Rapper Rick Ross, Rapper Ca$h Out, and Recording Artist, Singer/Songwriter Tocarra Hamilton.

Angela holds a Bachelor’s degree from GA State Univ. in Business Management and Certifications in Bookkeeping and Paralegal. With a true enjoyment for helping others and love for music, Angela has a concrete foundation for Up Top’s future.

About The Hype Magazine

After 11 years as the #1 digital magazine in the world, The Hype Magazine added print distribution to newsstands nationwide in November 2013. The Hype Magazine’s ever growing readership relies on the outlet to provide trending, in-depth coverage of the entertainment industry, bringing them “News from Hip Hop to Hollywood” with uncompromising journalistic integrity.

Their debut print issue covered by Atlantic recording artist K. Michelle, exposed the outlet to an overwhelmingly receptive audience nationwide. The Hype Magazine is available on Newsstands in select 7-11, K-Mart, Target, Barnes and Noble, Marsh and other select retailers.  It is also available via all online platforms like Apple, Kindle, Google Play, etc., beginning February 26, 2014.

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Leader of Grammy Winning Track Kingz - Miltickit

Leader of Grammy Winning Track Kingz – Miltickit

Your favorite rapper’s producer drops 27/9 from his new album “Street Money” in stores now!!!

Miltickit is part of the Grammy Award winning production team Track Kingz and has stepped out of the lab to grace the industry with his new album “Street Money” which is going ham across the music industry spectrum…well done Mil!!!

 

Multi-Grammy Award winning producer Jimi Kendrix presents the “Bring Tha Heat” contest with more than $20,000 in prizes. Specifically for UNSIGNED ARTISTS, over the age of 16, Bring Tha Heat offers the opportunity for independent artists to collaborate with established producers & artists. The contest runs from November 11th to November 25th. Winners are announced December 4th.

Jimi Kendrix has produced for: Jay Z, 50 Cent, Tupac, Ashanti, Shyne, JaRule, R Kelly, Pattie Labelle, Kelly Price, Rick Ross, Ace Hood, Swizz Beatz, WuTang, Bone thugs Harmony and more.

“Bring Tha Heat” prize packages includes:

Studio session with Jimi Hendrix at Crosby Collective in NYC.

Platinum singer & songwriter, Nappy Boy’s own Jay Lyriq will write and perform the hook for the winner.

Cover Artwork

Radio & Magazine Interviews

A&R Review

Marketing & Promotion

Studio Session Video

There will also be prizes for 2nd and 3rd place.

There is a $50 entry fee for this contest.

For more information on this  contest, visit http://bringthaheat.com/

 

PM MUSIC GROUP PRESENTS
“LAMBO SLOW”
NEW SINGLE BY PRINCE MALIK FEATURING
JIM JONES AND ZAB JUDAH
** NEW ALBUM CROWN ME WILL BE AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 2014**
 
PM Music Group is proud to release the hot new single, “Lambo Slow” by Prince Malik featuring hip-hop star Jim Jones andworld champion boxer Zab Judah. To listen to this gritty track, click here.  His forthcoming album Crown Me will be available at iTunes and all digital retailers in February 2014.
“Lambo Slow” was co-produced by the Grammy Award-winning team Mike Mani and Jordan Omley of The Jam Music who have worked and collaborated with the Pop and R&B elite including; Lady Gaga, The Pussycat Dolls, and Carlos Santana to name a few.

Find PRINCE MALIK online:Since jumping into the music scene in 2010, Prince Malik has collaborated with hip-hop’s royalty including Flo Rida, DJ Khaled, Ace Hood, Meek Mill, Fabolous, Lumidee, Fat Joe and more.  His first single “Billionaire” featured Jim Jones, Young Joc and Lil’ Mama off of his debut album Lifestyle.  Prince Malik’s solo single “So Bad” became one of the fastest Billboard Dance chart moving hits in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and was featured on the top 3 song list on iTunes following an overwhelming response from listeners on KTU‘s iHeartRadio and Z100. Prince Malik has also been featured in MTV.comVH1.com, Global Grind, and Radar Online, among other notable sites. 

Twitter: https://twitter.com/princemalik

Source: 5WPR

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COUNTDOWN TO MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT®” 
TO BE HELD IN LOS ANGELES ON DEC. 6 
One-Hour CBS Entertainment Special Will Announce Nominations for the
56th Annual GRAMMY Awards® Live from Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE10 p.m. ET/PT

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (Sept. 18, 2013) — “The GRAMMY® Nominations Concert Live!! — Countdown To Music’s Biggest Night® is set to take place at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE and will air live on the CBS Television Network on Friday,Dec. 6, at 10 p.m. ET/PT, setting the stage for the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards. The one-hour special will officially kick off GRAMMY season by revealing nominations in several categories while featuring performances by past GRAMMY winners and/or nominees. For updates and breaking news, please visit The Recording Academy®‘s social networks on Twitter and Facebook.

This concert special marks the sixth time nominations for the annual GRAMMY Awards will be announced live on primetime television. Last year’s airing of the nominations special helped lead to stellar ratings for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards, which garnered 28.37 million viewers — the second-largest audience for the awards broadcast since 1993. The telecast also nearly doubled its social media conversation from the previous year, generating 24.8 million comments (based on research compiled by Bluefin, PeopleBrowsr and Mass Relevance).

Details regarding ticket sales, presenters and performers for “The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!!” will be announced in the coming weeks.

The road to Music’s Biggest Night begins with “The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!!” and culminates with the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards, live from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, and broadcast on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

“The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!! — Countdown To Music’s Biggest Night” is produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures, LLC. Ken Ehrlich is the executive producer.

Established in 1957, The Recording Academy is an organization of musicians, songwriters, producers, engineers and recording professionals that is dedicated to improving the cultural condition and quality of life for music and its makers. Internationally known for the GRAMMY Awards — the preeminent peer-recognized award for musical excellence and the most credible brand in music — The Recording Academy is responsible for groundbreaking professional development, cultural enrichment, advocacy, education and human services programs. The Academy continues to focus on its mission of recognizing musical excellence, advocating for the well-being of music makers and ensuring music remains an indelible part of our culture. For more information about The Academy, please visit www.grammy.com. For breaking news and exclusive content, follow @TheGRAMMYs on Twitter, like “The GRAMMYs” on Facebook, and join The GRAMMYs’ social communities on Foursquare, GetGlue,Google +, InstagramPinterestTumblr, and YouTube.

Source: The Recording Academy Press Room