Closer Look: Stokley Williams On The Art of the Love Song; City Councilmember Talks New Office of Inspector General; Atlanta Filmmaker Shares Solutions To Lack Of Diversity In Hollywood

Grammy-nominated vocalist, songwriter and producer Stokley Williams joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” live, in studio to discuss the art of the love song and Valentines Day ahead of his concert at the Fox Theatre.
Grammy-nominated vocalist, songwriter and producer Stokley Williams joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” live, in studio to discuss the art of the love song and Valentines Day ahead of his concert at the Fox Theatre.
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Friday, February 14, 2020 on “Closer Look with Rose Scott:”

  • 0:00: Rose Scott gives a news brief on State Supreme Court Justice Robert Benham, who presided over oral arguments at the Georgia Supreme Court yesterday for the last time.
  • And, in other news, Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines announced today a one-billion-dollar plan to reduce all carbon emissions and invest in more fuel-efficient planes.
  • 03:39: Atlanta District 6 City Councilmember Jennifer Ide joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” live, in-studio to discuss the purpose of the city’s newly-formed Office of Inspector General.
Atlanta Councilmember Jennifer Ide
Atlanta Councilmember Jennifer Ide joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” live, in-studio to discuss the purpose of the city’s newly-formed Office of Inspector General. (Photo credit: LaShawn Hudson)
  • 19:28: Award-winning Atlanta-based filmmaker Deborah Riley Draper joined “Closer Look” in studio to talk about diversity and inclusion in Hollywood. Today, we hear that conversation.
Award-winning Atlanta-based filmmaker Deborah Riley Draper
Award-winning Atlanta-based filmmaker Deborah Riley Draper joins “Closer Look” in studio to talk diversity and inclusion in Hollywood. (Photo credit: LaShawn Hudson)
  • 40:18: Grammy-nominated vocalist, songwriter and producer Stokley Williams joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” live, in-studio to discuss the art of the love song, and his new, sophomore solo album, coming this spring. Williams, who is well-known for his role in the award-winning R&B group Mint Condition, is performing tonight at the Fox Theatre. The show begins at 7 p.m.

Closer Look is produced by Candace Wheeler, Grace Walker and LaShawn Hudson