Dana Vaughns shares how his woman enjoys his more “Passionate” side on his new track. Filled with high-hats and 808 drums, Vaughns declares he’s no rookie and knows just what he will do if his lady comes through. Vaughns calms the sexual innuendos of the song in the accompanying video directed by Coco. The video
When Drake dropped “Marvins Room” in 2011, it immediately inspired some R&B artists to record their own rendition. Artists like Chris Brown, JoJo and Teyana Taylor saw viral success with their respective covers. Now, a decade later, Queen Naija shares her cover of the multi-platinum track, in partnership with Amazon Music for Black Music Month.
Rising singer Otis Kane has unleashed his video for “Can’t Stay Away.” In the Clara Aranovich-directed video, Kane attempts to go to sleep but is interrupted by a beautiful woman he can’t seem to get off his mind. His thoughts of her aggressively grow outside of his slumber and affect his thought pattern during recording sessions.
Stellar Award winner and celebrated praise and worship anthem writer, Todd Dulaney, returns with a brand-new album, “Anthems & Glory (Live),” inspired spontaneously by the Word of God. This new record finds Dulaney leading listeners back to the scriptures for hope, comfort, answers, instructions, and everything to live life according to the Word. He shared the
Raphael Saadiq has contributed an inspiring original song to the Nancy Buirski film A Crime On The Bayou, out today in select theaters. “My Path” is a strolling tune that embodies New Orleans soul, serving as an ode to Saadiq’s familial roots. He encourages listeners to stand in solidarity against racism in hopes of bridging a gap
Rising alt rnb gifted singer Diamond White released her debut single ” Digitally Yours” today 6/18 from her highly anticipated EP titled “Summerland.” White’s vocals melds and mixes over a smooth trap beat as she immerses us in her playful world and gives us a sexy glimpse into a fanatical desire for a certain beau’s
When you’ve got the precision attack of Greye, you don’t need much more than a sexy set of chugging riffs to make a hit single even better, and in their new cut “Over My Head,” the Florida-stationed rockers give us what could be some of the heaviest-hitting guitar parts of their career to date. Instead
Majid Jordan is ready to kick off the summer season with their new song “Been Through That.” Over an upbeat production, the duo’s vocalist Majid Al Maskati examines how people can over-extend themselves to people who don’t do the same. This can lead to them harboring emotions that may later reveal themselves while under the influence. “Sometimes they
Grammy Award winner and platinum-certified singer, H.E.R., has released her latest full album “Back Of My Mind.” What do we love about H.E.R.? Her voice, her passion, her soul, her authenticity – all of the above! Of course, she delivers and brings all of these components together oh so well on the new album. With
BET Networks unveiled the nominations for the 2021 BET Awards, set to take place on Sunday, June 27. Chris Brown and Chloe x Halle saw the most nominations among R&B artists with four each. H.E.R., Jazmine Sullivan, The Weeknd and Givēon, are a few of the other big names vying to take home awards at
Living legend and icon, Ms. Diana Ross releases new music after 15 years with first single “Thank You” from her comeback album of the same name due out this September. “Thank You” is Ross’ first EP with original material in 22 years “This collection of songs is my gift to you with appreciation and love,”
The countdown is over. R&B legend Stephanie Mills has made her return to music on Juneteenth, a day celebrating the end of slavery in the United States, with “Let’s Do the Right Thing.” The empowering song was co-written and produced by Marcus Malone. Mills has said the new song is about “uplifting, motivation, Black excellence,
Timothy Bloom, two-time GRAMMY award winning producer and songwriter recently premiered the music video for his latest single, “Loosing My Mind.” As Bloom flourishes in his music, he creates a whole world of healing and therapy with his journey of experiencing the world and making music. After graduating high school, he set off to Germany
The new single by R&B Singer/Songwriter, Darrell Kelley, is centered around the case of Ronald Greene. Ronald Greene was a 49 year old, African American male, who died as a result of an altercation with Monroe Police. Kelley’s material is typically based around African American subjects, who lost their lives to alleged police brutality/excessive force.
Ashanti has received some exciting news this Black Music Month. The Grammy winner is part of the Hollywood Walk of Fame’s class of 2022, set to receive a star for her contributions to the music industry, after more than two decades of timeless hits and classics. Ashanti shared her excitement about the star announcement in
Khalid and Tate McRae admit their relationship isn’t “Working” out on their new joint track. The song covers the confusing dynamic of longing for one another when apart but eager to call it quits when you’re reunited in person. “You say all we need is time (All we need is time, we aight) / I
Ant Clemons is the latest artist to perform for The Recording Academy’s ReImagined at Home series. The singer-songwriter recorded his take on the late Bill Withers’ 1971 classic “Ain’t No Sunshine.” Clemons, stationed in a recording booth, put down a woefully impressive performance of the melancholy track, showcasing his appreciation for the past. If you
Black pride is everything. Period. In line with the Juneteenth 2021, Apple Music drafted the finest Black artists in today’s music to curate a celebratory playlist of 20 original songs and covers. H.E.R. and Chloe x Halle represented team R&B on Juneteenth 2021: Freedom Songs. The Grammy and Oscar-winning artist redid Marvin Gaye’s “Inner City Blues
Ruff Endz are the captains of the boat in their video for “Hopeless.” The video (directed by David “Davinch” Chance of the group) follows the R&B vets, styled in clean summer attire, out at sea with a couple of fly chicks. When they aren’t on the boat, Ruff Endz is seen enjoying the sand and
As the anticipation builds for the release of H.E.R.’s debut album, Back of My Mind, the official has been revealed. According to the track list on Apple Music, Back of My Mind will include appearances from Chris Brown, Ty Dolla $ign, KAYTRANADA, Thundercat, Lil Baby, and more. The 21-track album is preceded by singles “Slide,” “Hold On,” “Damage”