ON THE RISE WITH OFFICIALMALEEKA

Maleeka Taliha Hollaway, a native of Atlanta, GA, is the founder and CEO of The OfficialMaleeka Group, LLC, a boutique-styled social branding hub specializing in life coaching, business consulting, writing services and public relations. Maleeka is an Internationally Certified Life Success Coach, a candid public speaker, business & branding strategist (Internationally Certified Business Success Coach) and Best-Selling author (co-Authoring “20 Beautiful Women: Volume 2”). She is devoted to mentoring and…

Pass Key Choice Fans Nominate Attica Lundy AND On The Rise Magazine ATL’s Hottest

In 2013 AND 2014 I was nominated ATL’s Hottest Publicist; and I won!  On the award ceremony dates, things were all over the place for me, and multiple sclerosis was really getting to me, so I had to leave the Pass Key Choice Presents award ceremonies early without even receiving my awards.  They’ve held them for me.  Full circle, this year not only have I been nominated, but my On…

Presenting X-Phaze “Just Another Saturday” From Hoboken, New Jersey

Just Another Saturday From X-Phaze Hey! How’s everything? It’s been a while… I’ve been hibernating. Just woke up to 29 texts from my mom. She thought I was dead. Anyways, I put out a new song. I was wondering if I could submit my track to your site? I added my info and the song below: Song Name: Just Another Saturday Soundcloud (free DL): https://soundcloud.com/xphaze/just-another-saturday YouTube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TB7HwUqrUM0 Album art: http://imgur.com/a/wZngi Name: X-Phaze…

Featuring Mouse Sucks from Toronto, Canada

Mouse Sucks is an artist that has been featured a few times on On The Rise Radio’s “Hot or Not”.  We decided to add his submission to our roster and frankly, we’re loving his vibe.  His new project is really good.  Welcome, Canada!   My name’s Mouse Sucks. I’m a rapper/producer/videographer from Toronto, Canada currently living in Brampton. My latest self-produced EP ‘Justatethebootyandifeelgreat‘ which is available on iTunes http://itunes.apple.com/album/id1080400669?ls=1&app=itunes Bandcamp https://mousey.bandcamp.com/album/justatethebootyandifeelgreat and Spotify https://open.spotify.com/album/7aRfpXSaTHltwUvHw28qMa   The…

6 O’Clock Briefing To President Obama By Billy Danze

  Brooklyn emcee and M.O.P. co-frontman Billy Danze presents the music video for his new single “6 O’Clock Briefing”. The track is produced by Quincey Tones, also known for his work with Ghostface Killah, Busta Rhymes and Jay Electronica. Danze has been releasing music for over 20 years as half of M.O.P., and has worked with DJ Premier, Jay-Z, Guru, 50 Cent, Wu-Tang Clan, Kool G Rap and Mobb Deep….

Spoken Word Fight! Poetry and Passion

  Passion Where It Counts When you think of rap or hip hop, seldom do you think of poetry.  I don’t know why.  It’s never made sense to me that music isn’t always classified as poetry.   I listen.  Listen to songs.  Digest the lyrics.  Process the depths of emotion that I hear.  I am in tune with it all. The beat and the melody. Twitter handle @Young_Deuces, Young Sneed…

HOT OR NOT w/ Boss Lady @AtticaLundy Cooper & Queen Ifeelya ft Natural Red

NATURAL RED MAKES HER ON THE RISE RADIO HOT OR NOT’s DEBUT It’s True.  Natural Red will be interviewing with Attica Lundy PResents On The Rise Radio’s “HOT OR NOT”. Hailing from the West Coast, Naturally Red is yet another storm to be reckoned with.  With catchy lyrics and striking beauty, Naturally Red is one to definitely be on the look out for.  She’s bringing in her new hit single…

The Ubuntu Biography Project posts Larry Wilson Jr. bio On Author’s 39th BDay

Edited By Attica Lundy Cooper   . Today is my brother Larry’s birthday. He’s 39 years old today, and I was pleasantly surprised when he sent me a link to something on his birthday with his bio on it.  The Ubuntu Biography Project is a facebook group where a collection of biographical tributes to SGL/LGBT/Queer Men and Women of African Descent.  I saw my brother’s photo, and I began to smile…

Atlanta’s Pop Princess QT Jazz To Appear With The Hot Or Not Queens June 21,2016

On June 14, 2016 I received an editorial submission: Atlanta’s Pop Princess Makes Debut On WeTV’s Braxton Family Values & Releases New Single. Being from Atlanta originally, I just had to find out more.  I immediately requested an interview with the Pop Princess so that we could find out more about here.  Honestly, I hadn’t heard about her. Well…. Have you ever heard the saying “in every girl there is…

Food For Thought – The 45 Day Raw Food Diet Challenge

It was on this very magazine that we first wrote about the Raw Food Challenge.  That was in September 2014, and the challenge then was only 30 days.  My husband and I were not seeking a challenge, but because the challenge was going on, we were encouraged through the fact that others were on the same mindset as us in terms of their dietary habits.  Because we were not doing…