Sarah Darling, American Idol runner up Crystal Bowersox and others perform at CARE conference for International Women’s Day

CARE Conference, DC…100th anniversary of International Women’s Day, with a special concert that featured Black River’s Sarah Darling along with India.Arie, Michael Franti and Crystal Bowersox.

The Body Shop, UNAIDS, Annie Lennox ask you to be an activist, join the fight against HIV

The Body Shop has teamed up with world-renowned photographer Rankin to launch an international HIV campaign, which invites you to be ‘an activist’ and join the fight against HIV…This campaign is in partnership with UNAIDS and serves as a timely reminder that being an activist means many different things – from taking to a podium and speaking out, to wearing the red ribbon on World AIDS Day and supporting the fight against HIV.

Organized Noize joins a national initiative against youth violence and abuse: H.I.P. – H.O.P.

IFELICIOUS THOUGHTS IS BREAKING THIS NEWS TO YOU FIRST!!! Iconic recording industry team, Organized Noize, joins a national initiative against youth violence and abuse: H.I.P. – H.O.P. (Healing is Possible-Helping Our People). Atlanta’s own musical trendsetters will produce songs for a long-overdue “Stop the Violence” project laden with some of Hip-Hop’s biggest cultural influencers.

Melky Jean launches The (I Am) Care for Haiti Project to help women, CD to come (free mp3 download)

America’s top Grammy nominated artists and internationally celebrated musicians have partnered with R&B singer and musician Melky Jean to launch a worldwide effort to benefit women and children in Haiti and to end poverty in the region. Entitled The (I AM) CARE FOR HAITI Music Project, the effort will culminate in a benefit album featuring original songs and selections from Patti LaBelle, Jill Scott, Patti Austin, Talib Kweli, KRS-1, Sean Paul, Angelique Kijo, Melky Sedeck and Brooke Hogan among others. Grammy Award-winning artist Wyclef Jean will also contribute songs to the project. Melky Jean will serve as the executive producer of the album compilation. will serve as the compilation album’s executive producer. ThYele e world music album will be released in August 2010.

Tonight! April 1, 2009- Free concert in DC featuring Tabi Bonney, Rasi Caprice, and more!

Tonight! April 1, 2009- Free concert in DC featuring Tabi Bonney, Rasi Caprice, and more!