Thursday, February 27, 2014

‘Arsenio Hall Show’ Renewed for Season 2







Jay Leno makes his first post-”Tonight Show” appearance to help make the pickup announcement
CBS Television Distribution has renewed “The Arsenio Hall Show” for a second season.

Hall’s syndicated late night return started back in September and has averaged 6.7 million unique viewers weekly. The show touts his audience’s median age of 50.1 years old, the youngest in late night television for broadcast TV.

In his first post-”Tonight Show” TV appearance, Jay Leno stopped by Wednesday’s episode to help Hall announce the second season pickup.

See video: Arsenio Calls Leno ‘Michael Jordan of Late Night’ – and Questions His Forced Retirement

“Since 9/9/13, I’ve been waking up without an alarm clock,” said Hall in a statement. “Producing and hosting my late-night talk show brings me great joy. I’m back where I belong! Thanks to my partners at CBS Television Distribution and Tribune.”

Co-producer Tribune Broadcasting airs the show on 17 of its channels, including New York, Chicago and Los Angeles. It also airs on stations from the Sinclair Broadcast Group, CBS Television Stations, Cox Television Stations, LIN Television and Post-Newsweek Stations station groups.
Watch the announcement with Leno above.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

"E"s FRESHMAN ALBUM "THE PRELUDE"

“Talents like E.'s are not anything to sneeze at, so as he cultivates them and adds to his repertoire, the awards and accolades are sure to keep on coming. The Prelude, for now, is a decent start that whets the appetite of what more he's capable of in the near future.”

 A native West Philadelphian is the R&B/HIP HOP ROCKSTAR and proud recipient of the UIMA (Urban Independent Music Awards) for two consecutive years. The first honor was awarded in 2004 for "DJ of the year" and the second in 2005 for "R&B Artist of the year", and most recently "E" was also the recipient of the Velocity Magazine Award for Best R&B Album for his highly anticipated debut entitled "The Prelude", he has also taken the top spot in the R&B category in the highly respected industry showcase "Faces in the Crowd" in his hometown of Philadelphia.

"E" adorns the DC metro area with his relentless talent and multifaceted ensemble roles that resounds his presence as a breakout star. His career was well placed as he ignited in the music industry as a seasoned performer, singer/songwriter, self taught musician and producer. In acknowledgment to his skills, he gives tribute to his influences such as Marvin Gaye, Michael Jackson, Prince, Mint Condition, D'Angelo, R. Kelly, Mary J. Blige, and Lauryn Hill. Born into a musically talented family, (his aunt and mother) are undeniable testaments that he is no stranger to capturing any crowd and that his decision to become an entertainer was without question.

While his role as a DJ bolted like lighting as he spun at major hot spots in DC, E's effortless transition into songwriting and R&B performances lead him to share the stage with the national recording artist "Musiq Soulchild", Russell Simmons new sensation "Blac Buddafly" Avant, Marsha Ambrosius, and "Styles P" just to name a few, he graces audiences with intoxicating doses of R&B vocals, his driving force of HIP-HOP smoothed with a swagger and the performance energy of a ROCKSTAR.

He is a scorching new enticement that's indisputably ready to take the music industry by storm, so get ready world for THE R&B/HIP-HOP ROCKSTAR "E"! Melody Charles - Soul Tracks “A PHENOMENAL Indie R&B/Hip Hop Artist” Caribgem - WOW Radio "E"s FRESHMAN ALBUM "THE PRELUDE" is a "PRESS PLAY/LET IT RIDE" Collaboration of Ballads That Takes You back To a time when MUSIk had SUBSTANCE! BE THERE TO WITNESS THE REBIRTH OF R&B!!! ~Bleau tha Vixen Indigo Bleau - Indigo's Chronicles “I came across this cd just by doing a random search, I heard a lot about E so naturally I was skeptical, the stand out tracks to me are On Everything, the sexy interlude Another Day, and Could I just to name a few, this is one of the reasons why I love finding great new music.”

 R&B Diva - CD baby “Captured the #1 spot on reverbnations R&B / Soul Charts for Washington DC” Reverbnation - Reverbnation “Winner of The 2008 Velocity Magazine Awards Best R&B Album - The Prelude ” Anthony Anderson - Velocity Magazine “I've had the pleasure of catchin' this dude as the opening act for Musiq Soulchild and he definitely made his presence felt, he is definitely a cat to look out for in the future, a solid 1st offering from this singer / songwriter on the rise.” dcsoulbrotha - CD baby “It's been a long since a R&B artist hasn't sounded like other R&B artists out there.

E has done it with a very solid album. This is definitely recommended if you're tired of hearing the same things on the radio, and it's beautifully written, especially the ballad Could I. A must have!!!” Music Connoisseur - CD baby "E", one of Washington DC's hottest rising stars has a brand new release to rock the world with. The Prelude Chronicles Mixtape is a delicious taster of what's to come from this dynamic new talent, an R&B Hip-Hop Rockstar for the 21st century. BeatWire “E,...The R&B HipHop Rockstar manages to pull it all together in this latest release The Prelude Chronicles Mixtape.

E has a sound that's edgy but smooth and mellow ...something you can put in the CD deck and chill to on the drive home.” DC Music and Models “2 Time Velocity Magazine Awards Nominee for Best R&B Album - The Prelude and Best R&B Male” Anthony Anderson - Editior - Velocity Magazine