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HABAKA TO PERFORM WITH LATIN JAZZ BAND  

I'm very excited to announce that I will be performing at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood, CA on June 6th! I will be special guest of Bob DeSena's Latin Jazz Band on that night.  Make sure to share with your friends this exciting news, and of course if you have friends in LA tell them it's event they don't want to miss! GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!  Hugs 

Photo Credits:  Dinneen Photography/LA 

VINO DEL LAGO INAUGURAL JAZZ FESTIVAL 2019 

Habaka, 2019 Black Music Award Winner of "Best Female Jazz Vocalist Performer" in Las Vegas, is preparing for Vino Del Lago's first Inaugural Jazz Festival 2019!  Husky Tone Records is proud to announce that Habaka is the only BJ&G Classic female vocalist performing that day!  

It's going to be an event you don't want to miss.  Get your tickets today on Event Brite (under Vino Del Lago), or you can purchase your ticket from their FB page.

 

 

SHINE THE SPOTLIGHT ON KINDNESS 

I’m so excited to be performing for this Event! Help shine the spotlight on kindness at the 3rd ANNUAL 
YELLOW PANTS PROM! 

 

The Best Dressed Couple in Yellow will be crowned 2019 Royalty! 
Put on your yellow pants, dress, hat, shoes or shirt, and join us at the Yellow Pants Prom! Saturday, April 6, 2019, 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. at Ron Decar's Event Center. 1201 Las Vegas Boulevard South. - Tickets $60 Per Person 
- Includes Buffet Dinner and Dancing - Live Entertainment provided by Eau Inferno the band! 
- Raffles and prizes! 

 

Supporting anti-bullying education and leadership through the arts in Southern Nevada. Proceeds benefit the Yellow Pants Project - a Nevada 501 (c)(3) organization. Why Yellow Pants? Check out  our story at yellowpantsproject.org 

 

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NO PLACE LIKE HOME 

It doesn't matter what they say, I tell you, there's no place like home! Now when I say that I mean theres nothing like a Mother's or Father's love, if they were your main source of your umbilical cord connection. In other words; I'm speaking of who ever was responsible for nurturing you in love in any type of maternal or paternal kind of way. 

Funny, for several months now, I've been feeling like I needed to be in the arms of my mother. It was such an over whelming feeling that I just couldn't seem to shake and I even found myself waking up in the night and sitting on my couch with the longing of just needing to lay eyes on her, even though I speak to her every other day. 

Well, I tell you...the Universe has it's way of giving you what you're longing for in some way, form, or fashion.  Here I am on St. Patrick's Day in the presence of my Mom.

As an only child, I grew up being a very independent woman and so, I said that to say that I also moved away from home at a the very early age of 18. With that I also started to travel quite a bit and so being away from my Mom and sometimes not seeing her for several years was not foreign to me. 

So fast forward back to this feeling of needing to see my mother, I learned that she too was longing to see me.  The problem is, neither one of us made it clear on how we wanted to see one another to the Universe and as God would have it, my Mom ended up in the hospital having emergency surgery.  That's not how we wanted to have to get together, but that is what brought us together again.  

I'm grateful that my Mom is a warrior and she has bounced back as if nothing has happened once again.  She did the same thing when the good Lord helped her to defeat cancer 11 years ago.  We are both happy that our longing to see one another came to pass and we have some time to genuinely love on one another and to treasure the moment. 

We want to say THANK YOU to everyone that has been instrumental in her speedy recovery.  We Love You! Hugs 

#thelifeofavocalist #lovemymommy 

 

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HABAKA TAKES THE WIN FOR LAS VEGAS 

The results are in, and Habaka takes the win for 2019 recipient BMA Awards, Best Female Jazz Vocalist Performer! While this was a complete surprise to Habaka, many that voted for her said it was of no surprise to them.  Habaka is very excited to have won this award for the city of Las Vegas through her booking team EAU INFERNO ENTERTAINMENT GROUP, after only being on their roster of artist since November!

We'd like to thank everyone that stepped up to the plate by voting to make this a win, and we want you to know that your efforts in participating did not go un-noticed.  Thank you again.

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HABAKA NOMINATED FOR THE BLACK MUSIC AWARDS LAS VEGAS  

While on my International Holiday Tour, Through the EAU Inferno Entertainment Group, I have been nominated for the Black Music Awards  along with four of their other artists.

I've been nominated in the following categories:

Best Female Vocalist

Best Jazz Performer 

You can cast your vote by emailing thebmainfo@gmail.com, stating your voting for Habaka in those categories above by January 19th, 2019

Thank you for joining me on my musical journey, and if your free on the 20th of January come and enjoy The Black Music Awards with me. 

 

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WHERE HAS THE TIME GONE? 

Where has the time gone? I can hardly believe that we are coming up on your 4th year since you made your transition, it seems like yesterday and frankly I still feel as if I'm dreaming.  I do know that I miss you like crazy, and there isn't a day that goes by that I don't think about you in some form or fashion. We even had the same teeth and smile. Lol  

One thing is for sure that, because I'm walking in your footsteps as an entertainer, being on my European Tour has helped me a great deal to cope with how I'm feeling about you not being here. 

God has allowed me to be tuned into all of the signs letting me know that you are ever so present with me even on the European Tour, so much that it has put a big smile on my face.  You were such a funny man, and I learned that in your last days. We would laugh so hard until we cried, and it certainly made me aware of where my comedian side came from.

Why, just last night at Porky's Blues Club, I was given the room number 111, which is your Birthday November 1st, :-) along with a number of other incidents that was without a doubt it was you.  I miss you Mr. Jackson, and I thank the Lord for letting this time be easy on my heart with the signs and wonders of you being so far yet so near.  Where has the time gone?

I LOVE YOU, I MISS YOU, and "It's Just That Simple" Hugs

 

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