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The 1st African American Billionaire Who Isn’t an Athlete or Entetainer. Meet Robert Smith

Name: Robert Smith Net Worth: $2.5 Billion Industry: Private Equity From: Colorado Robert Smith is one of three African American Billionaires. Oprah & Michael Jordan are the other two. [...]

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BMetro’s Top Women Attorney’s 2015

We would like to congratulate the women that have been highlighted as the Top Women Attorney’s for 2015 in BMetro Magazine!

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Eric Essix Releases Debut Album With New Band, The MOVE>Trio

Guitarist Eric Essix has never been satisfied with preserving the status quo when it comes to his music. In fact, his primary goal is to dismantle past ideas and [...]

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Probable Cause now on RED BOX with Birmingham’s own Preston Pratt III

Browse through Red Box and you may see a familiar face!  Actor Preston Pratt III is a Birmingham native now living and working in New York City. Preston has [...]

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Dani – New Day!

Birmingham, Ala., 2015 – Birmingham Indie Urban Soul artist DanI, whose faithful fans, nightclub club performances, and radio singles have helped propel her career, is finishing her upcoming album. [...]

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The 6 Books Shark Tank’s Daymond John Wants You to Read

When Daymond John was in elementary school in Queens, N.Y., he had to read books four times over to retain what they said. Now, at 46, he says he [...]

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Local chef brings HOT Chicken to Birmingham!

Nashville Hot Chicken is a food unlike any other. It’s not “buffalo” chicken, it’s not spicy chicken- its HOT chicken. But what makes it Nashville Hot Chicken? Nashville Hot [...]

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Deontay Wilder: Bringing the World To Alabama

Deontay Wilder will travel just up the road from his hometown for his first title defense of his WBC heavyweight title. The Tuscaloosa native will face Eric Molina of [...]

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LaRhonda Angelisa: Painting Live at the Steel City Jazz Festival

Nashville native, LaRhonda Angelisa has been painting for over twenty years. Her work, primarily in oil, spans a broad range of subject matter, varying from painting live in front [...]

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Alvin Garrett: By Myself featuring Ruben Studdard

Birmingham’s own, Alvin Garrett, is quickly climbing the charts with his hit new single, “By Myself” feat. Ruben Studdard. After writing hit songs and winning awards with artists such [...]

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