Close this search box.

TLC’s Kickstarter Album Due June 30, But Needs Your Input on the Title

*TLC took to Kickstarter again to announce a release date for its upcoming crowdsourced album, and to take suggestions on what they should call the release. Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas of the R&B group will drop the highly anticipated comeback album on June 30, per the new Kickstarter post by their manager […]

Touching First Look at Comic Quincy Jones’ HBO Special ‘Burning the Light’

*After being told he had one year to live following a cancer diagnosis, comedian Quincy Jones got busy with an all out effort to fulfill his biggest dream: filming a one-hour stand-up special. A Kickstarter campaign was launched and within two hours, the money was raised to finance a special. All it needed was a place […]

Terminally Ill Comic Quincy Jones Gets Airdate for HBO Special

*In March, Ellen DeGeneres revealed that she persuaded HBO to film a comedy special featuring Quincy Jones, a 32-year-old comedian with terminal cancer — and now the special has a date: Jones filmed the hour on April 4 at Los Angeles’ Teragram Ballroom. It’s scheduled to premiere June 2 at 10 p.m. on HBO. As […]

Ellen DeGeneres Helps Terminally Ill Comic Get Own HBO Special

*Ellen DeGeneres is making dreams happen for a terminally ill comedian. In the summer of 2015, Quincy Jones was given one year to live after being diagnosed with stage 4 mesothelioma cancer. Following his diagnosis, Jones’ friend and fellow comedian Nicole Blaine, along with her husband Mickey, launched a Kickstarter campaign to subsidize his own […]

Kickstarter People: ‘Where’s the TLC Album We Paid For?’

*The people who donated money to TLC’s kickstarter campaign for a new album were initially promised a September 2015 release, then, a mid-October 2015 release. It’s now November, and the only new TLC item out right now is the hashtag: #TLCisGoingToJailParty – because people are pissed, A by tweet from T-Boz in response to the album’s […]

‘Earth Encounters!’ New Game From Father & Son is Worthy of Kickstarter Support

*Inglewood California – When fathers and sons and mothers and daughters dream big it can be powerful! Ask Loyola Marymount University (LMU) MBA student and entrepreneur Taylor Walker. He has a father – son big dream. Their dream is to use a board game his father Lawrence conceived, EARTH ENCOUNTERS, to kickstart “meaningful” conversation among family […]

TLC’s Kickstarter Surpasses $150K Goal with New Kids Donation (Watch)

*TLC’s Kickstarter campaign has surpassed its initial $150,000 goal in raising money for its final album after receiving a huge boost from Donnie Wahlberg and his New Kids on the Block members. Wahlberg surprised the rest of his group by announcing they would donate $10,000 toward the cause, then sought to “make up” for his promise by […]

TLC Looks to Kickstarter for Fifth and Final Album

*Sixteen years ago TLC featured thousands of fans’ names on a pull-out poster in their third album FanMail. Now, they’re offering fans the chance to be even more involved in the process, both creatively and physically. The group has launched a kickstarter campaign to fund their fifth and final album. While pledges start at $5, higher […]