Renowned R&B Historian Tyrone DuBose Will Bring His Book, “The Four Seasons of R&B” to Life in New Television Series on kweliTV
The show is scheduled to be released in July 2023.
LOS ANGELES - June 23, 2023
kweliTV, one of the first black-owned streaming services that curate black stories and culture, announced today that it will produce and air a new television series based on his number one critically acclaimed book, “The Four Seasons of R&B,” by renowned R&B Historian and author, Tyrone DuBose.
The show, also titled “The Four Seasons of R&B”, will be hosted by DuBose himself, and will take viewers on a journey through the history of R&B music from the 1960s through the 1990s, exploring the different periods of genre and the artists who defined each era. The series will feature trivia questions as well that will give viewers a unique and immersive look into the history of this beloved music genre.
Speaking about his new series, DuBose said, “I’m thrilled to be partnering with kweliTV to bring the story of R&B music to life on the small screen. The Four Seasons of R&B is my life’s work and the culmination of years of research and passion for R&B music. I can’t wait for viewers to join me on this journey and explore the history of R&B in a way that’s never been done before”
kweliTV CEO and founder DeShuna Spencer expressed her excitement about the new series. “Black music, particularly R&B, has been the soundtrack in the most pivotal moments in our lives. We’re excited to be working with the esteemed Tyrone DuBose in bringing this exciting, new music series to life to allow viewers to rekindle nostalgia from their favorite musical era.”
While DuBose is the Executive Producer, Michael Blaylock is the Co-Executive Producer of 16th and Broadway productions, as well as Ant Green, of 12th Seed Productions. The book, “The Four Seasons of R&B” recently reached the top five on the Amazon chart for the fifth time in two years. The series will not interfere with the current programs to which DuBose is a contributor, “UNSUNG” on the TV One network, and “Cold Justice” on the ID Channel.
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