?Verses & Flow? is Ready to Air ? Brought to You by TV One

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    Nov. 2, 2011 18:00 UTC

    ?Verses & Flow? is Ready to Air ? Brought to You by TV One

    LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
    ?Verses & Flow? is finally here and ready to hit television screens
    nationwide with high levels of entertainment and luxury. The show is set
    to air on TV One for a one-hour premiere on November 10th at
    8 PM PST/11 PM EST, featuring back-to-back episodes. Season premiere
    performances will be brought to you by incredible artists, Ledisi and
    Kem, and poets M?reld Green, Aaron Samuels, Thea Monyee and David Banner.

    Previously, Lexus was known for its regional events (in markets such as
    Los Angeles, Atlanta and Dallas) called ?The Lexus Listening Lounge,?
    which was designed to showcase music and creative content in smaller
    venues to predominantly African-American customers. Creating a new and
    innovative vehicle in ?Verses & Flow,? Lexus now has a national platform
    to engage African American and general audiences.

    ?Verses & Flow? will run Thursday evenings for a total of eight episodes
    concluding on December 22nd. Each show will consist of a
    performance by a neo-soul, R&B or Hip Hop artist, as well as spoken word
    and poetic performances by intriguing poets. Each episode is hosted by
    accomplished film, television and stage actor, and bestselling author,
    Hill Harper. Harper will introduce each segment of the show, which will
    also highlight the resurgence of spoken word.

    Bringing a variety of entertainment and styles, the show on November 17th
    will include songstress Estelle and poets Javon Johnson, Charles Peters,
    and Chauncey Beaty. Upcoming shows will feature such talent as Tyrese,
    Pharoahe Monch, Angie Stone, Bone Crusher, Naturally 7, Melanie Fiona
    and Marsha Ambrosius.

    Specifically designed to cater to the African-American audience, ?Verses
    & Flow? found its home at TV One, which also targets this demographic.
    TV One airs shows that are geared to highlight a variety of subjects
    including but not limited to lifestyle, entertainment, concerts,
    documentaries, and movies. As Lexus? broadcast partner, TV One will
    continue to deliver entertainment to the aforementioned audience.

    In addition to the shows on TV One, exclusive content from ?Verses and
    Flow? will appear on Lexus? Luxury Awaits (www.luxuryawaits.com)
    portal. At this portal for African Americans, Lexus will highlight
    stellar performances to demonstrate that not only does Luxury Await this
    audience?but compelling entertainment awaits them, as well.

    About Lexus

    Since it began in 1989, Lexus has earned a reputation for high-quality
    vehicles and exemplary customer service from its 229 dealers. Lexus now
    offers variations of more than 10 models, including five hybrid
    vehicles, making it the luxury hybrid leader. Lexus’ commitment to
    service includes a dedication to diversity. Through innovative
    partnerships, creative marketing and strategic sponsorships, it reaches
    a wide spectrum of consumers where it matters most–in their communities.

    Contacts

    for Lexus
    Karen Lewis, 323-556-2811
    karen.lewis@waltonisaacson.com

    Source: Lexus