1. Underground: Diva, Diaz and Sparrows

    September 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Billboard showcases unsigned artists with the potential to break into the big time. This week -- hip-hop soulful Amanda Diva, plus Madi Diaz, The Lovely Sparrows and more! Billboard showcases unsigned artists with the potential to break into the big time. This week -- hip-hop soulful Amanda…

  2. Amanda Diva

    September 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT She may be an independent artist, but chances are you've heard of Amanda Diva. She may be an independent artist, but chances are you've heard of Amanda Diva. Born Amanda Seales, the 27-year-old hip-hop/soul MC/poet has been a music journalist since 2003 and has hosted her own Sirius…