Music Choice announced today the launch it’s Black History Month programming, honoring women in music. From Monday, February 3, 2014 – Friday, February 28, 2014, Music Choice will deliver videos from today’s hottest female artists, as well as feature original programming including “Primed” and “MC Docs: The Diva Debate” on Music Choice On Demand. (Directional: Music Choice On Demand/Black History Month)
Being a Diva sometimes gets labeled in a negative light, but Music Choice tackles the issue head on and recognizes the faces of Black women in music and their achievements in an original program, “MC Docs: The Diva Debate,” to air on Music Choice On Demand. Hosted by television personality and DJ, Amanda Seales, the show features artists Bridget Kelly; Grammy-award winning singer Melanie Fiona; Grammy-nominated singer Mack Wilds; Music Choice’s VP of Programming, Damon Williams; ESSENCE.com Entertainment Editor, Yolanda Sangweni; Madame Noire Deputy Editor, Brande Victorian; and Moguldom Managing Editor, Anslem Samuel Rocque. This diverse panel addresses many topics including how a Diva is defined, who are ones in training, which Divas should make a comeback, and the role of reality TV on black women in music.
Female artists have broken through glass ceilings and definitely impacted the music industry with their heavily-rotated songs on radio and their creative and ever-popular videos on Music Choice on Demand. Throughout the month of February, Music Choice has created a female-empowered video playlists of their audience favorites, including videos by Beyoncé, Ciara, Kelly Rowland, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Ashanti, Keri Hilson and more. There will also be a special video tribute to Whitney Houston to commemorate the two-year mark of her untimely passing.
For more information about Music Choice’s Black History Month Programming and air schedule, Music Choice subscribers can log onto www.MusicChoice.com.