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NEWS: Jill Scott’s New Album Debuts at No.1

NEWS: Jill Scott’s New Album Debuts at No.1

Jilly from Philly is numero uno! Grammy Award-winning songstress Jill Scott debuts at the No. 1 spot on this week’s Billboard 200 album chart with her new album, WOMAN. Issued Friday, July 24th, the set sold 58,000 albums (62,000 SPS) in its first week of release ...

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August 13th, 2015

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NEWS: Monica Sets September Release Date For ‘Code Red’; Says R&B is in a State of Emergency

NEWS: Monica Sets September Release Date For ‘Code Red’; Says R&B is in a State of Emergency

Monica’s forthcoming eighth studio album, Code Red, is ready for the world. Lead by the single, “Just Right For Me,” featuring Lil Wayne, the opus is now scheduled to arrive on September 18th via RCA. “When Code Red drops, I’m looking forward to

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August 2nd, 2015

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NEWS: Tweet Preps New Album ‘Charlene’ For 2016

NEWS: Tweet Preps New Album ‘Charlene’ For 2016

It’s been a decade since Tweet released her last full-length album, and over the years there have been talks of a new project, but nothing really came to fruition. We say “really” because it 2013, she released the Simply Tweet EP, but not much noise or ...

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July 18th, 2015

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NEWS: Robin Thicke Reflects on ‘Paula’ Album & ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict

NEWS: Robin Thicke Reflects on ‘Paula’ Album & ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict

Robin Thicke’s campaign to get his ex-wife Paula Patton back as musically documented in his album, Paula, left a bad taste in the mouths of many (evident in the lackluster sales). Now, Robin is admitting it may not have been the best idea to go about it that way.  .. In an ...

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July 15th, 2015

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NEWS: Lauryn Hill Cancels London Show

NEWS: Lauryn Hill Cancels London Show

The rapper is reportedly not allowed to enter the United Kingdom. Lauryn Hill canceled her London concert July 15 at O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire because the rapper-songstress says she is not allowed to enter the United Kingdom. “I’ve been informed that I ...

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July 14th, 2015

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NEWS: Tyrese Promotes His New Album On The NYC Sunways

NEWS: Tyrese Promotes His New Album On The NYC Sunways

Tyrese’s (final) album Black Rose was released and so was a day of press in NYC. While there, the singer/actor and his crew hopped on the subway, and like any indie artist (or brotha with a mixtape), Tyrese began soliciting passengers to but his new album. Gotta ...

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July 12th, 2015

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NEWS: Janet Jackson – Ultimate Icon at ‘2015 BET Awards’

NEWS: Janet Jackson – Ultimate Icon at ‘2015 BET Awards’

During Sunday night’s BET Awards, music icon Janet Jackson received the first-ever “Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual Award” during the 15th annual show at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. After a beautiful intro from her long-time producers, Jimmy Jam

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June 30th, 2015

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NEWS: Bad Boy Records Reunion – ‘2015 BET Awards’

NEWS: Bad Boy Records Reunion – ‘2015 BET Awards’

Puff Daddy aka Diddy and some of his top hitmakers reunited on stage at the 2015 BET Awards on Sunday night. The Bad Boy mogul and Ma$e kicked off the 11-minute performance with the classic single, “Feel So Good.” The two rocked their signature outfits and added ...

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June 30th, 2015

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NEWS: Lauryn Hill Covers – Nina Simone’s ‘Feeling Good’

NEWS: Lauryn Hill Covers – Nina Simone’s ‘Feeling Good’

To accompany the release of Netflix’s upcoming Nina Simone documentary, What Happened, Miss Simone?, a number of singers have recorded covers of some of the icon’s most memorable songs. The compilation titled, Nina Revisited: A Tribute to Nina Simone, features songs by ...

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June 21st, 2015

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NEWS: Jill Scott’s – ‘Golden Moments’ Captured on new album

NEWS: Jill Scott’s – ‘Golden Moments’ Captured on new album

Is there an artist of this century who has meant more to soul music lovers than Jill Scott? Her reign began 15 years ago with the release of her seminal album Who is Jill Scott? and continues to this day. That 15th anniversary is being celebrated this month with a killer ...

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June 20th, 2015

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