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Natalie Farrell celebrates release of “Fake Authenticity” live in Asbury Park on Pride Weekend

Natalie will be celebrating her new single release, “Fake Authenticity” on Saturday, June 4th at Langosta Lounge in Asbury Park, NJ.



Natalie Farrell will be celebrating her new single release, “Fake Authenticity” on Saturday, June 4th at Langosta Lounge in Asbury Park, NJ.

ASBURY PARK, NJ, UNITED STATES, May 31, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Natalie Farrell is a singer-songwriter from Asbury Park, New Jersey. She is known for her powerful, expressive contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, including pop, soul, rhythm and blues, jazz, and rock.

It has taken me way too long to not care what others think, own my body, and come into my own, especially as an artist hustling in today’s social media world. I’m owning it now, and I love it.” Farrell

— Natalie

Natalie started this year hitting the ground running with her highlight performance at the legendary venue, The SAINT at the annual Light of Day Winterfest, followed by her song “Keep me Close” being featured at the Garden State Film Festival on the award-winning film, “Twenty-Nine”, directed and produced by Rob Ciano.

“It has taken me way too long to not care what others think, own my body, and come into my own, especially as an artist hustling in today’s social media world. I’m owning it now, and I love it. “Fake Authenticity” has a lot more to say. ” Farrell teased, alluding both to her music and the control she took over producing and marketing it this time around. The dong can be pre-saved online now, or look for it on all streaming platforms on June 3.

Natalie will be celebrating her new single “Fake Authenticity” and her newfound freedom of expression fittingly, on pride weekend (Saturday, June 4th) with special guest Dano at Langosta Lounge in Asbury Park, NJ. Natalie will be closing out the night with a repeat performance of her popular JLo tribute at midnight.

Don’t miss Natalie Farrell live this summer at these locations and follow her on Instagram for news and additional performances to be added.
6/4 – Langosta Lounge, Asbury Park, NJ
6/26 – The Seafarer Bar, Highlands, NJ
7/15 – Asbury Lanes, Asbury Park, NJ
7/17 – The Seafarer Bar, Highlands, NJ
8/7 – The Seafarer Bar, Highlands, NJ
9/2 – Asbury Lanes, Asbury Park, N

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Spotify Price Increase: What to Know About Higher Music Download Service Fees

“Spotify raises prices for music download services, introducing new features and tiers. The music keeps playing, with an enhanced listening experience!”



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Music streaming giant Spotify has shaken up the industry once again with its recent announcement of raising prices for its music download services. In this blog post, we will explore the details of the price increase, its potential impact, and the new features Spotify plans to introduce. Let’s dive in!

The Price Changes:
According to a Bloomberg report, Spotify will be increasing prices in the United States, as well as in various international markets. Individual plans are anticipated to rise by approximately $1 per month, while family plans will see a $2 increase. These changes come as Spotify aims to better serve its diverse user base.

New Pricing Tiers and Features:
In addition to the price hike, Spotify plans to introduce new pricing tiers and services. One exciting possibility is the inclusion of a higher audio quality option. Audiophiles and music enthusiasts will likely appreciate the enhanced listening experience this feature brings forth.

The Reason Behind the Price Increase:
As technology and licensing costs continue to rise, it’s no surprise that Spotify must adjust its pricing to ensure sustainability and continue offering a top-notch music streaming experience. The company consistently seeks to strike a delicate balance between providing affordable access to music and fair compensation for artists.

Impact on Users:
While any price increase can be an unwelcome change, it is crucial to consider the value Spotify brings to the table. With millions of songs at your fingertips, personalized playlists, and groundbreaking algorithms that recommend music you’ll love, the platform remains an extraordinary resource for music lovers.

Alternatives to Consider:
If the price increase has you rethinking your music streaming subscription, it’s important to remember that there are several other streaming services available in the market. Platforms like Apple Music, Amazon Music, and YouTube Music all offer unique features and vary in pricing. It’s worth exploring these alternatives to determine which one aligns best with your needs and budget.

The Bigger Picture:
As digital music consumption continues to evolve, it’s essential to recognize the efforts Spotify makes to support artists and drive the music industry forward. Despite the increase in pricing, Spotify remains committed to nurturing talented musicians, ensuring a platform for creativity, and connecting artists with their fans.

Ultimately, Spotify’s pricing adjustment reflects the constant evolution of the music streaming landscape. While price increases are never easy to digest, it is vital to appreciate the immense value Spotify provides to millions of users worldwide. As Spotify rolls out these changes and introduces new features, we can look forward to an even better music streaming experience. So, open your playlist, turn up the volume, and let the music continue to inspire and uplift you on Spotify!

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Unforgettable Nights and Musical Delights at Atlantis Paradise Island!

Experience musical magic at Atlantis Paradise Island with Christina Aguilera on July 13th! Unforgettable moments await! #AtlantisParadiseIsland



Atlantis Paradise Island, a beacon of luxury and entertainment nestled in the heart of the Caribbean, has once again set the stage for an unforgettable experience. This time, the resort is thrilled to announce the arrival of seven-time GRAMMY® Award-winning singer-songwriter Christina Aguilera to grace the shores of Casuarina Beach on Saturday, July 13th. Patrons can anticipate a mesmerizing performance filled with Aguilera’s signature hits like “Beautiful,” “Fighter,” and “Dirrty,” promising an evening of musical magic under the starlit Bahamian sky.

Discover the Magic of Atlantis Paradise Island

The Music Making Waves series, a cornerstone of the renowned “Atlantis: LIVE” platform, is gearing up to kick off its latest season with a bang. Global icon Janet Jackson is set to ignite the stage in April, setting the tone for what promises to be a stellar lineup of musical sensations throughout the year. Atlantis, known for curating top-tier entertainment, has consistently brought an eclectic mix of global stars to its stage over the last 25 years. From Bruno Mars and Lady Gaga to Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift, the resort has been a magnet for music lovers from around the world.

“Atlantis Paradise Island is the epitome of entertainment in the Caribbean, offering a platform for live performances and unparalleled experiences for both travelers and the community,” remarked Audrey Oswell, the President and Managing Director of Atlantis Paradise Island. The anticipation is palpable as the resort eagerly awaits the arrival of Christina Aguilera and her legion of fans for what promises to be a concert experience like no other.

Tickets for this exclusive event go on sale starting March 14th, providing music enthusiasts with a range of seating options from bronze to diamond, catering to every preference and budget. To enhance the concert experience further, Atlantis ensures convenience by offering complimentary round-trip shuttle service from its hotels to Casuarina Beach. Additionally, guests can revel in the festivities knowing that designated parking near the concert village is free for all attendees. Not only will guests be treated to an evening of musical enchantment, but a portion of the concert proceeds will also be directed towards the Atlantis Blue Project Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of sea species and their habitats throughout the Bahamas and the Caribbean.

As the countdown begins to this musical extravaganza, Atlantis Paradise Island stands as a beacon of excellence in the realm of entertainment and hospitality. With a commitment to crafting unforgettable experiences, the resort continues to redefine the boundaries of luxury and excitement for its patrons. For more information on Atlantis Paradise Island and its upcoming events, visit www.atlantisbahamas.com and prepare to embark on a journey of music, magic, and memories that will last a lifetime.

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“Tickets for the concert will be available for purchase starting Thursday, March 14th at www.atlantislive.com or by phone at 1-800-ATLANTIS. Early bird prices range from $139 for bronze seating to $349 for diamond seating. All guests can enjoy complimentary round-trip shuttle service from Atlantis’ hotels to Casuarina Beach, and designated parking is available near the concert village free of charge. A portion of the concert earnings will be donated to the Atlantis Blue Project Foundation, a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to preserving sea species and their habitats in the Bahamas and surrounding Caribbean seas.”

For more information on Atlantis Paradise Island, please visit www.atlantisbahamas.com.

From the press release on PRNewswire

About Atlantis Paradise Island:
Atlantis Paradise Island, a lush, oceanside resort located on Paradise Island in the Bahamas, is a dynamic destination and offers visitors bold multimillion-dollar renovations, exciting new partnerships, and reimagined guest experiences. Bahamian culture and the spirit of its beloved team members are the heart and soul of this iconic legendary resort. Atlantis’ immersive programming connects guests to the rich history, art, people, food, and festivities of the Bahamas while remaining dedicated to sustainability and environmental conservation.

Home to Aquaventure, one of the world’s largest waterparks, the 141-acre waterscape of thrilling slides and river rides features 14 pools and five miles of white sand beaches. Atlantis is also home to the largest open-air marine habitat in the world, with over 65,000 aquatic animals from 250 species making their home in natural ocean-fed lagoons and habitats, including Dolphin Cay, the unparalleled marine animal conservation and education center created to provide guests with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn more about some of nature’s most fascinating mammals.

Atlantis has five unique lodging options: the grand, iconic newly renovated towers of The Royal, the family-friendly ambiance at The Coral, water-side villas at Harborside Resort, all-suite luxury accommodations at The Cove and residential-style living at The Reef.

Guests can choose from an impressive collection of over 40 restaurants, bars, and lounges with celebrity chef culinary masterpieces, including Fish by José Andrés, Nobu by Nobu Matsuhisa and Paranza by Michael White. With its unrivaled meeting and convention space and the well-appointed Atlantis Marina overlooking Marina Village, the Atlantis experiences are endless and unique to each traveler. Additional resort amenities include the tranquil Mandara Spa, a newly opened tennis and pickleball center, indoor and outdoor regulation basketball courts, a 500-seat movie theater, Atlantis Kids Adventures (AKA) for children ages 3-12, a gaming arcade, CRUSH- a teen nightclub, Jokers Wild comedy club, an award-winning 18-hole golf course designed by Tom Weiskopf, the renowned and newly redecorated Atlantis Casino, and an array of luxury and boutique duty-free shopping.

For more information and reservations, please visit atlantisbahamas.com

About Atlantis Blue Project Foundation:

Founded in 2005, Atlantis Blue Project Foundation (ABPF) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) foundation dedicated to saving sea species and their extraordinary habitats throughout the Bahamas and surrounding Caribbean seas. Through scientific research, education, and community outreach, the Foundation fosters the preservation and conservation of coral reefs, sea turtles, sharks, manatees, cetaceans, and their Bahamian ecosystems.

For more information about Atlantis Blue Project Foundation, please visit blueprojectatlantis.org.

About Christina Aguilera:

Christina Aguilera is a multiple Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter renowned for her powerful voice and hit songs. Throughout her career, she has sold more than 75 million records worldwide. Aguilera has achieved five No. 1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart making her the third female artist, and fourth overall, to top the chart over three consecutive decades (1990s, 2000s, and 2010s). She has won seven Grammy Awards, including two Latin Grammy Awards -with the most recent being the 2022 Latin Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album on behalf of AGUILERA, her second Spanish-language album. In 2021 she received the inaugural Music Icon Award at the People’s Choice Awards, followed by the Spirit of Hope Award at the 2022 Billboard Latin Music Awards and the Advocate for Change Award at the 2023 GLAAD Media Awards. Aguilera continues to use her voice for good, having served as global spokesperson for Yum! Brands’ World Hunger Relief effort since 2009 and has helped raise over $150 million for the World Food Program and other hunger relief agencies, in addition to raising awareness for various social conversations around domestic violence and LGBTQ+ equality. Aguilera is currently headlining a new show in Las Vegas at Volatire at The Venetian Resort, and is the Co-Founder of Playground, a sexual wellness lifestyle brand launched in 2022. She continues to be represented by Roc Nation and imPRint. www.christinaaguilera.com

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Justice Served: Conviction in the Murder of Run-DMC’s Jam Master Jay

“Justice prevails as Karl Jordan Jr. and Ronald Washington are convicted for the murder of hip-hop legend Jam Master Jay after two decades.”



Two men have been convicted of murder in the death of Run-DMC star Jam Master Jay. The brazen 2002 shooting left investigators at a loss for nearly two decades. (Feb. 27) AP Photo

More than two decades after the tragic killing of hip-hop legend Jam Master Jay, justice has finally been served. On Tuesday, a jury convicted Karl Jordan Jr. and Ronald Washington of the murder of the influential DJ, putting an end to one of the hip-hop world’s most enduring mysteries.

The murder of Jam Master Jay, born Jason Mizell, shocked the music community in 2002. Alongside Run-DMC, he played a pivotal role in bringing hip-hop to the mainstream with hits like “It’s Tricky” and a reimagining of Aerosmith’s “Walk This Way.” Despite initial struggles in solving the case, the recent conviction has brought closure to Mizell’s family, friends, and fans.

The trial shed light on the events leading to Mizell’s untimely death, revealing a web of revenge, greed, and jealousy. Testimony indicated that Mizell, facing financial difficulties, had become involved in the drug trade to support his loved ones. However, a failed drug deal ultimately led to his tragic demise.

Witnesses, including former studio aides and business managers, provided crucial testimony linking Jordan and Washington to the murder. Their accounts, alongside incriminating statements made by the accused, played a significant role in securing the guilty verdict.

Despite the defense’s efforts to challenge witness credibility and memory, the jury found Jordan and Washington guilty of the heinous crime. The emotional response from both the convicted men and Mizell’s family members underscores the impact of this verdict on all involved.

The conviction marks a significant milestone in closing a chapter of uncertainty and pain for those affected by Jam Master Jay’s loss. As the hip-hop community reflects on this verdict, Mizell’s legacy as a pioneering DJ and advocate for anti-drug messages continues to shine through, reminding us of the enduring impact of his contributions to music and culture.

Source: Associated Press


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