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
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
United Group of Artists (UGA Live) present Athens Hip Hop and Poetry Night every 2nd Sundays at Hendershot’s 237 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601. Includes live performances, poetry, Hip Hop trivia, networking, and a artist marketplace.
Doors open 6:30 Hosted by Mokah and Knowa D. Johnson
If you would … Continue reading
“Athens In Harmony” is an uplifting and powerful concert of duets aimed to improve race relations and break racial barriers within our community. Organizers have paired musical artists across musical and racial boundaries from gospel, rock, hip-hop, Latin, and soul to encourage unity through music.
What to Expect? Attendees … Continue reading
Since 2012, United Group of Artists (UGA Live) have produced and hosted Athens Hip Hop Awards (AHHA). This award ceremony is designed to place a spotlight on Athens, Georgia Hip Hop community, and urban business professionals. AHHA have presented over 100 awards honoring local hip hop artists, business owners, and … Continue reading
“We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools” Martin Luther King Jr.
On MLK Day Holiday, Monday, January 16, 2017, history was made in Athens, Ga when 1000’s of local citizens gather for the first Inaugural Athens MLK Day Parade and Urban Music … Continue reading
This is a great opportunity to promote your business or organization and be apart of Athens History. If you would like to participate in this event as a sponsor or vendor please fill out form below and submit a payment.
Join us at the UGA Arch. As we march, filled with peace, righteousness, and song, to City Hall at 7pm where we will call for the Mayor & Commission to pass the Anti-Discrimination Ordinance and begin the creation of the Athens Civil Rights Committee (a kind of Human Relations Commission).
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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
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