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Watch: Beyonce Takes Us Behind-The-Scenes of her “Precious Lord, Take My Hand” Grammy Performance Rehearsal [Fly Visual]

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Just after her captivating performance at the annual 57th Grammy Awards, Beyonce takes us behind the scenes and gives us a closer look at the process of her major rehearsals.

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In the video, Bey vividly speaks on the reasoning of why she wanted to perform the Thomas Dorsey gospel classic, “Take My Hand, Precious Lord,” and how she handpicked each individual male (singers), whose experienced the same type of heartache, pain, lived in struggle, and who has a close relationship with God. But in the end, wanted to display African-American males in a positive light.

Peep the full clip below:

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The Daily Word: NBA On TNT Analyst Kenny Smith Pens Heartfelt Open Letter To Friend & Colleague Charles Barkley About His Ferguson Remarks

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With the recent developments both Mike Brown and now Eric Garner’s cases, tempers are flaring and opinions are coming from all over. Charles Barkley arguably one of the most outspoken athletes ever shared his thoughts on Ferguson, the protests and riots. His very candid and real analysis is a hit with folks when he’s talking sports, it’s earned him numerous Emmys. His recent comments though definitely rubbed a lot of folks the wrong way.

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#Ferguson Bakery Owner: Surpasses 20k Goal, Raises Over 222k In Donations from Supporters

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After the unfortunate riot methods in #Ferguson, once the non-indictment results were announced, Bakery owner Natalie Dubose of Natalie’s Cakes & More, was one of the few businesses that rioters took their frustrations upon. Starting a Kickstarter program by supporters to restore her business just after the incident, Natalie received more than she expected.

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Country Singer Garth Brooks Takes A Stand, Cancels Appearances for The Week Due To Civil Unrest

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In the midst, of his comeback season, country singer Garth Brooks cancels his scheduled promo appearances for the week due to the amid #ferguson unrest. Check out more of what Garth had to say below…

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#JusticeForMikeBrown: Tink – “Tell The Children”

 

 

There has been an uproar in #Ferguson, and all over the nation about the non-indictment results for the fatal shooting of unarmed teen, Michael Brown, gunned down my (officer) Darren Wilson. Stepping in to give her take on this tragic situation, Mosley Music Group/Epic Records’ Tink chimes-in and delivers a moving track entitled “Tell The Children,” produced by Timbaland. The song gives a hint of Lauryn Hill‘s massive hit song, “Doo Wop (That Thing).” Check it out below…

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The Game – “Don’t Shoot” feat. Diddy, TGT, Swizz Beats, Rick Ross, Yo Gotti, Wale, Problem, 2 Chainz, Curren$y & Fabolous

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The Game gathers all of his industry cohorts together for a supportive collaboration, in the midst of the #Ferguson fiasco, and police brutality. The track is entitled “Don’t Shoot”, which features; Diddy, TGT, Swizz Beats, Rick Ross, Yo Gotti, Wale, Problem, 2 Chainz, Curren$y and Fabolous.

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Lauryn Hill Releases New Song “Black Rage” In The Name of #Ferguson [Fly Music]

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Lauryn Hill comes to the forefront, providing her interpretation of “Black Rage”, in the name of the Ferguson, Missouri’s attack-tics. Acoustically, Lauryn pours out her heart in the lyrics, that were clearly embedded within her soul. Listen below, as Lauryn expresses her feelings about fighting for racial equality.