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Raleigh, NC (THE WIRE PRESS) - Sweetie Pie Organics announced its partnership with Whole Foods Market chain of natural food stores. Whole Foods will be the first to carry Sweetie Pie Organics’ new Lactation Smoothie Product Line in its stores across the United States. Lactation Smoothie is designed for nursing moms; the product will appear on Whole Foods Stores’ shelves nationwide beginning of May 2016. “We are beyond excited to be able to introduce this unique product line for moms at Whole Foods; Whole Foods is a great strategic partner to emerging fast growing brands like ours”, - says Liliana Cantrell, founder and CEO.

New York, NY (THE WIRE PRESS) - Time Inc.'s (NYSE:TIME) ESSENCE FESTIVAL, now among the largest consumer live events in the nation and hosting more than 550,000 annually, is thrilled to announce the all-star, night-by-night lineup of performers from June 30 to July 3 in New Orleans. Newly announced to the 2016 festival lineup are Puff Daddy & The Family, a conglomerate of past and present Bad Boy Records artists and affiliates presented by Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs and award-winning hip-hop artist Common.

(THE WIRE PRESS) - Evelyn speaks about her show "Livin' Lozada" returns with all-new episodes on May 7th at 10pm on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. FOX’s “Empire” also returns for a new season, and Hakeen Lyon’s truest love interest is back. Laura Callero, played by Jamila Velazquez, is not only a songstress on the show, but she tells LatinTRENDS she is a musical artist in real life too. For more on music, this month’s issue also includes interviews with stars like Miami funk band Locos por Juana and Mexican regional singer Luis Coronel.

LAKE CHARLES, LA (THE WIRE PRESS) - Community volunteers committed to growing the music scene in the Lake Charles area are working hard to promote an unprecedented music festival with the goal of reviving the music scene for local and traveling musicians. There will be a series of music contests June 2-16, with a mixer and social event for participating bands and ticket holders on Friday, June 17, and an all-day music event, a culmination of talent on Saturday, June 18 at the Lake Charles Civic Center.

Norwalk, CT (THE WIRE PRESS) - The Sono Recording Group (SRG), a leading full-service label dedicated to expanding the reach of artists and producers, today announced the signing of the multi-faceted singer, songwriter, arranger, producer and musician Brian McKnight to an exclusive label and distribution agreement. McKnight's upcoming releases will be marketed and distributed globally by SRG through its partnerships with the ILS Group and Universal Music Group.

(THE WIRE PRESS) - "Final Destination" creator Jeffrey Reddick releases his first music video, "Divine Cure." Based on a song written by Australian singer/songwriter BP Major, and the real life experiences of Jake Johnson, "Divine Cure" tells the story of a young man who is sent to a camp only to discover it's a gay conversion facility.

Washington, DC (THE WIRE PRESS) - Ann Mahoney who plays "Olivia" on one of televisions hottest shows, "The Walking Dead", has been cast as "Gladys Presley", Elvis Presley's mother, in the new television series "Million Dollar Quartet". Mahoney said, "I'm so thrilled to be a part of this amazing cast and play such an iconic role. I'm grateful to CMT for giving me such a tremendous opportunity to be a part of this show."

(THE WIRE PRESS) - Reader's Legacy, is dedicated to changing the way people write, read and experience books! Their goal is to disrupt the publishing industry by providing solutions and resources to enhance and further this modern-day virtualization wave. Through this focus they have created ReadersLegacy.com, a social media platform for readers and authors to connect over their mutual love of literature. As of now, Reader's Legacy is one of the most inexpensive online book retailers, and offers free books to those who interact on the site via their exclusive currency known as "LitCoins".

South Jordan, UT (THE WIRE PRESS) - CallTower is proud to announce the acquisition of ConnectSolutions’ Skype for Business Assets. CallTower is continuing its aggressive growth strategy with the key acquisition of ConnectSolutions’ Skype for Business assets. The acquisition marks the second transaction for CallTower in 2016. In January of 2016, CallTower merged with SoundConnect to create a global leading technology and innovation driven unified communications company.