Do you remember when you first fell in love with Prince? Was it when you first saw the movie "Purple Rain" or was it even earlier? Believe it or not Prince fans, but Prince's first hit "1999" turns 30 this year. Where has the time gone? Liberated Muse's Khadijah Z. Ali-Coleman (Moon) celebrates his royal highness' hit in this tribute piece on SoulTrain.com. Check it out!
In 2009, Liberated Muse members took to the stage at the Artomatic in promotion of the first anthology in the Liberated Muse series and to showcase the talents of the online network's very talented community members. Fast forward three years and we return!
Tomorrow-- Saturday, June 16 at 2pm on the People's (Orleans) stage at the Artomatic, Liberated Muse members perform for four hours of non-stop entertainment.
The second anthology in the Liberated series-- Betrayal Wears a Pretty Face-- will also be sold with writers from the book reading their pieces.
Featured performers include singers Nia Simmons, Cherie "Kalicoh" Latson, D. Marq and the group 8orMas who will be accompanied by the talented Bangladesh Project out of Baltimore, MD. Singers Teisha Marie and Quineice who were featured in the Liberated Muse showcase at the Artomatic in 2009 return.
Hosted by Liberated Muse's Khadijah "Moon" Ali-Coleman who will also perform during the event, the showcase also will feature poets Serena Wills and Porscha Felicity Coleman who will perform spoken word pieces.
Check out the video below that highlights the 2009 showcase: