Athens Black Market

Athens Black Market is designed to promote Black entrepreneurship and support minority business owners. This mobile marketplace is held (4) four times per year and aims to stimulate a culturally diverse business environment in downtown Athens, Ga. In addition, to reinforce Black Economics by providing a forum for minority business … Continue reading

2017 Athens Hip Hop Awards Winners

Catch One Baldie Photo by Joshua Jones

Congratulations to all the nominees and winners.

2017 Athens Hip Hop Awards Winners:

Barber of the Year – Big Mike
Best Barbershop – Wilson’s
Photographer of the Year – Charmaine McWhorter
Gospel Artist of the Year – Sharmar Stevens
Best Poet – African Soul
Mover and Shaker of the Year – Pharaoh Gotti
Soul Food Restaurant of the Year – Dawg Gone Good BBQ
Best Promoter – Natural Breed Entertainment
Best Club – Country Rock
Club DJ of the Year – DJ Kountry Boi
Hairstylist of the year – Blessed Hands
Best Salon – Hair Addicts
Tattoo Artist of the Year – Chuck Garrett
Best R&B Artist – Stella Groove
Best Hip Hop Collaboration – Clear Your Mind
Best Video of the Year – Truth Be Told
Studio of the Year – Work Money
Producer of the Year – Will the Producer
Mixtape (tie) – Kobi Da God and Catchone Baldie
Break Thru Artist of the Year – Yung Petro
Best Female Hip Hop Artist – Valley Girl D
Best Videographer – Cassie Chantel
Best Hip Hop Group – Yung Push & Suzspec
Best Male Hip Hop – Catchone Baldie

 

Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement respond to Ordinance pulled from Tuesday Agenda Voting Meeting

Immediate Press Release: Septemeber 02, 2016
Athens Anti-Discrimination  Movement (AADM) respond to the Anti-Discrimination Ordinance pulled from Tuesday Voting Agenda Meeting

Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement will host a public meeting Wednesday, September 7, 2016, 5-7pm at Athens-Clarke County Library 2025 Baxter St, Athens, GA 30606 to openly discuss the purpose,  … Continue reading

Sign Petition For Athens Civil Rights Committee

PETITION: Call for the Creation of a Civil Rights Committee

August 16, 2016
Athens-Clarke County Mayor Nancy Denson and Commissioners:

We, the undersigned, call upon the Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission to incorporate into the proposed Anti-Discrimination Ordinance a Civil Rights Committee (previously referred to as a Human Relations … Continue reading