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103.7 Da Beat Business Spotlight-HustleHolic Inc Inside the South Gate Mini Mall in Rockford, IL

Check Out HustleHolic Inc/Superstar Barber Shop at the South Gate Mini Mall Located at 1235 Sandy Hollow Road in Rockford, Illinois!

Exclusive gear includes Donuts Skate Company, Planet of the Grapes and others!!

Hours are 10 AM-7 PM Thursday Through Sunday!!

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Big Heff Wins the Ohio Icon Award!


Big Heff Wins the Ohio Icon Award!

CLEVELAND, OH--Quincy "Big Heff" Taylor recently received the "Ohio Icon" award at the 2017 Ohio Entertainment Awards for his dedication and work he's done within the Midwest music community. Humbled by an award nomination or selection, Quincy feels honored to be able to represent his hometown on a regional and national level. He has been a staple in the community for over a decade and prides himself on being that bridge between indie artists and more nationally recognized record labels like Def Jam and Eone.

Quincy has established himself as a leader in the world of touring and promotion. In 2010 Quincy developed new markets for his clients with extensive retail promotion, tastemaker events, radio interviews, and concert performances that has created continuous growth for all of his businesses and clients. In 2011 Quincy was appointed as the Vice President of " Nerve Djs", a Midwest-based DJ group specializing in radio, club, online promotions, and building relationships between artists, music, and DJs.

In 2014 Quincy "Big Heff " Taylor joined the team with Def Jam Records as the Ohio Valley Region Rep and in 2015 he created the Big Heff Radio Show which is now syndicated on 18 different stations.

Even in the last quarter of the year, Quincy isn't slowing down. He has another industry tour to complete before 2018 as well as his annual charity event. Quincy has partnered with Savoir Fair Magazine to celebrate their 20 Year Anniversary. This event will celebrate the culture of entertainment in the Midwest at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Saturday, November 18, 2017. Guests can attend the VIP Red Carpet reception at 6 pm est and enjoy the main event starting at 7 pm.

You can follow Quincy on Instagram @bigheffmidwestfresh and twitter @bigheff

For more information contact Big Heff Heff@StarMusicMedia.Co

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Rittz Last Call Tour 2017 Tuesday November 28th at The Apollo Theatre in Belvidere, IL

Last Call Tour 2017
With Sam Lachow, Eric Biddines, Quest Tucker, Eric Gonzalez
Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
At The Apollo Theatre AC
104 N. State St, Belvidere,IL

Doors 6:00 Show 6:30
16 And Over, Drink W/ID
$25 General Admission / $50 Balcony

Tickets: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1521621?utm_medium=bks

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Juneteenth Celebration Fundraiser Dinner/Dance Feat. Gina Meeks Saturday Nov. 11, 2017

Juneteenth Celebration 2017

Fundraiser Dinner/Dance

"A Night On The Downtown"

Saturday November 11, 2017 6:00 PM-Midnight At

Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center
406 North Main Street
Rockford, Illinois

Featuring R.A.M.I Award Winner R&B Vocalist Of The Year 2017

Ms. Gina Meeks

Music by Dj Big Juice from 103.7 Da Beat

Also Featuring 16 of the Best Karaoke Performers!
Hosted by Matthew Simpson

For Tickets Call: 815-218-2861

VIP Tickets $35 Includes: Full Course Dinner-Show-Dance
General Admission $20 Includes Show-Dance

Check out "It's Time for A Change Show" Featuring Tommy Meeks Wednesday's at 8:30 PM CST on Comcast Channel 17 in Rockford Illinoi

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Positive Reflections Presents The Holiday Party & Vendor Fair Saturday December 9th in Rockford, IL

Positive Reflections Presents:

The Holiday Party & Vendor Fair

Saturday December 9th at

Patriots Gateway Community Center
615 South 5th Sreet
Rockford, Illinois 61104

Saturday December 9th from 3-7 PM

For More Information, Vendor Spots or to donate toys-Contact Janene at 779-210-171

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103.7 Da Beat Artist Spotlight-T Diamonds


103.7 Da Beat Artist Spotlight-T Diamonds

Taraya Thomas is a modern day superwoman. She is President of Caked Out Entertainment by day, and Harlem's favorite rhyme slinger, T-Diamonds by night. But to label T Diamonds a rapper would be an understatement.

As an entertainer, she is the total package. She can rap. She can sing and dance. She's on her 3rd mixtape release, Bag Season mixed by Mp3Waxx's own Dj Antlive. Her single "Make It Work," produced by The Addixs, is a DJ favorite, heating up the clubs. It's being featured on countless mixtapes and is getting heavy spins on radio stations all over the tri-state.

She has shared the spotlight with some of the biggest names in the tri-state hip-hop community. Dj Envy, Dj Self, Dj Drewski, Dj Wallah, & Dj Kayslay have welcomed her to the stage with open arms. Catch her as a featured artist at The Nerve DJ's Midwest Monsters Showcase at the SXSW music festival, and at a venue near you. You will know firsthand why everyone is talking about T Diamonds. All social media links to T-Diamonds can be found at itsmyurls.com/tdiamonds

Catch Her Single Make It Work in Rotation on 103.7 Da Beat

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103.7 Da Beat Artist Spotlight-Scoob Da Dawg


103.7 Da Beat Artist Spotlight-Scoob Da Dawg

Hailing from Columbus, Ohio is Tyreece Henley a Hip Hop, Rap and R&B artist known by his stage name Scoob da Dawg. His immense passion and diversity allows him to experiment with various genres,
while sticking to his roots and authenticity. With the flair and finesse of a true entertainer, Scoob delivers a dynamic punch in the spotlight and in the studio. Vibrating throughout several cities and states, his definitive music ignited a following of fans from California, Miami, Tampa and Atlanta.

Entering into music at an early age, Tyreece began to write and experiment with various lyrical
elements, gradually incorporating sounds and beats for the finishing touch. Refining his skills and
technical abilities over the years, through performance and practice, Scoob has expanded his
repertoire as a music artist to professional songwriter, music producer and video editor.

Influenced by artists like Tupac, Jay Z, Lil Wayne, Sade Biggie and Drake among others, he crafted
his unique style. Putting in the work to create sustainable and high quality music, Scoob released
two singles in 2017 titled 'Blue Money' and 'Ring Bells'. This established him as the only artist in
Columbus to have two singles in rotation on XM and FM radio. Inspired by his travels, and personal
experiences, from the ones that have passed to the ones living in the moment and still
progressing; fuels his artistic drive. Determined to attain success, Scoob da Dawg expresses himself
in his music and shares a part of himself and life with every listener. Grounded, outgoing and
pleasurable, Scoob appeals to audiences far and wide, in the club 'Blue Money' gets your feet
moving and grooving, dispersing a feel good vibes. Tracks like 'Ring Bells' are bold, powerful and
stamps the announcement that "Scoob is here; ready to make his mark in the game to the city and
music industry". Despite never studying at college, Scoob da Dawg gained tremendous experience
performing on campus for one year in Tampa, Florida.

Set for the future is a world-wide tour and the release of his new single 'Throw it' featuring B.o.B
and Bando Jonez. Scoob da Dawg's love for music, passionate attitude and exuberance, solidifies his
artistic sense and puts forth an electric connection with his audiene

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103.7 Da Beat Artist Spotlight-Joey La Flair


103.7 Da Beat Artist Spotlight-Joey La Flair

Everybody loves the story of the underdog who turns nothing into something with nothing but his wit and own blood, sweat and tears. When every dime is earned from getting your own hands dirty, respect is given to the grind. Cleveland, OH rap sensation Joey La Flair is the epitome of that Tony Montana mentality. This dynamic and energetic young gunner is about to rocket to stardom!

With the rise of Ohio-bred artists making their mark on the music industry, it was without a doubt that artist and producer Joey La Flair would get his piece of the pie. Being compared to big names in the game, you would think that an artist would feel a sense of entitlement to live up to those expectations placed upon them, however, Joey La Flair is taking his bangers and creating a lane of his own.

There is nothing like someone who has lived your story and this Ohio native's resilience has become a beacon of hope for thousands of kids across America. Penning rhymes about everything out of his life, Joey La Flair has become a symbol of relentless perseverance for his fans and the talented emcee is about to begin the next chapter of his already successful career.

Born in Port Mouth, VA, Joey La Flair lived in a couple places, including California, before moving to Cleveland, OH with his mother after his father began a new life with a new women.

Heavily influenced by Lil Wayne, Joey La Flair soon developed a reputation for delivering his own jaw-dropping freestyles. He is known for creating steamy hot tracks that rock every club and street related back-to-back block burning singles.

Describing his style and sound as rough and hardcore, Joey La Flair also releases laid back tracks to the masses to show his many facets in music. Innovation and freshness are things he aims for. He has found his audience, and it's a lot wider than he could have imagined.

Joey La Flair has all the ingredients needed to become a household name in the rap game so make no mistake to overlook this young gunner as he is on his way to stardom. He is a breath of fresh air in the over saturated urban music market and his sound and style refreshes the spirits of Hip-Hop in a way rarely seen. Offering something for everyone and every mood, his music is the perfect soundtrack to your life.

With a staunch at simply making good music, Joey La Flair is sure everyone will relate and love his sound, no matter what age they are. His diversity and marketability has already drawn in the music industry veterans and music fans alike and is growing exponentially

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103.7 Da Beat Artist Spotlight-Capt'N Lou


103.7 Da Beat Artist Spotlight-Capt'N Lou

Capt'N Lou also known as Andre Tunstall may appear to be a fresh face to the rap world; however, he is no rookie to the game. Capt'N Lou has been behind the scenes for ahile creating music for the likes of Billboard Top 40 recording artist, Tyra P;Paybacc; and the Black Entertainment Television 106 & Park "Freestyle Friday" Hall of Fame champion, Nick Fury. His talent and skills as a writer and a rapper are second to none; hence, the reason he has helped create significant radio spins worldwide working with other well-known R&B and Alternative producers including Jazze Pha, consequently, he earned himself the nickname, "The Hook Master." A native of the St. Louis streets, Capt'N Lou began rapping at the young age of 12 after being lured into a world of gangs and narcotics. However, his desire to break the cycle of self-destruction and succeed otherwise, outweighed the seduction of the street and armed with nothing more than pen and paper, his lyrical creativity flourished adding his name to the long list of successful talent to emerge from St Louis!

Management & Booking
Sherry Martin
Lil Mela Ent.
P.O. Box 4042
St. Louis, MO 63136

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103.7 Da Beat Artist Spotlight-Suli4Q


103.7 Da Beat Artist Spotlight-Suli4Q

(Suli) Derrives from Sulaiman which is an English transliteration of the Arabic name ?????? that means "man of peace" and corresponds to the English name Solomon. 4Q is an abbreviation for Fourth Quarter. It is a constant reminder that each day lived is another opportunity to take another step towards victory.

Suli4Q was recently selected by Hot 103.3 Jamz as "One of the Top 10 Artists." He has reached over 1,000,000 streams on the music service Spotify. His single "You Shoulda Listened" is now playing on the #1 Kansas City radio station for Hip-Hop and R&B, Spreading quickly to other stations across the world, and his "Cadillac Issues" music video is well received with over 100,000 views on YouTube. Hip Hop Mogul Tech N9ne was asked what he thought about the rising star Suli4Q; he simply replied, "Dude is tough, real music." The song that caught Tech N9ne's attention was "2900". "2900" sheds light on the inner city life and is part of his larger project, The Program. The album explains although we are programmed, pre-destined by our genes and environment, it's up to us to break out and create our own destiny.

Combine witty rhymes with hypnotic catchy beats and artist Suli4Q comes to mind. Suli4Q reminds listeners to always speak the truth and live like it's the 4th quarter of the game. Suli4Q's first studio album The Program represents optimism and realism combined. From beginning to end, his raps and storytelling urges us to prosper, to overcome obstacles programmed by our environment and circumstances. Suli4Q challenges us all to break the chains and design our destiny - the way we envision.

Suli4Q on Spotify: https://play.spotify.com/artist/2QJUzTehLJmQg4uVAAVyl

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