The awards are held to recognize outstanding artists from the Carolinas, covering musical genres from hip-hop to country.
Charlotte Music Awards
See Johnson C. Smith University’s weeklong schedule of homecoming events
Whether you like pep rallies, comedy shows or powder puff football games, this year’s homecoming has something for everyone.
Step Afrika! coming to Queens University
The world’s first professional step company will perform at Queens University of Charlotte on Friday, October 23.
Kappas bar-hop for breast cancer cure
The Kappas annual event this year will stop at three popular watering holes in the SouthPark area. proceeds to benefit the Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
Gala to celebrate life of Valerie Woodard
Woodard, 56, was a Mecklenburg commissioner when she died Oct. 3, 2008, from a rare blood disorder.
CMS offers “Can We Talk?” workshops
The workshops are designed to give families tips for having successful parent-teacher conferences.
Cornel West to discuss his new book
The author and lecturer is coming to the uptown Knight Theater to discuss his latest work, "Brother West: Living and Loving Outloud, a Memoir."
Black Chamber to host business breakfast
Qcity businessman Stoney Sellars will offer practical advice to entrepreneurs and those aspiring to become one.
Chocolate Drops string band to perform
This trio performs traditional African-American string-band music originating in the Carolina Piedmont.
Soul Train Awards return
After a two-hiatus the popular award show will return honoring many in the music industry.
Hampton U. to recruit in Qcity
Students who submit all required admissions materials will be interviewed and receive admissions decisions on the spot. Merit-based scholarship determinations will be made.
Exhibit to showcase artwork of child soldiers
Exhibit to show artwork of child soldiers in Uganda
Usher won’t sign the “Papers”
The R& B singer delays his divorce.
New music: Usher
According to “Papers,” the future ex-Mrs. Usher played a big role in the break-up.
Singer Tyrese creates new comic book character
The actor/singer has created the first ever digital comic book.