Billy Ocean dead? British R&B singer reportedly dies from illness
Billy Ocean, the British R&B singer behind hits like Suddenly, Caribbean Queen and When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Gets Going reportedly passed away in South Africa after contracting an unknown illness during his trip. According to sources, the ...
Song Exploder: How James Vincent McMorrow Infused 'Get Low' With R&B and LA
On the Song Exploder podcast, host Hrishikesh Hirway talks to musicians who take apart their songs and, piece by piece, tell the stories of how they were made. Listen below. James Vincent McMorrow is a singer/songwriter whose first albums fell ...
'Juju on That Beat' Jumps Into Top 3 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart
Zay Hilfigerrr and Zayion McCall's viral smash “Juju on That Beat” skyrockets 36-3 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart (dated Oct. 29) after its viral success led to Hilfigerrr and McCall's signing to Atlantic Records and an official “Juju” release to ...and more »
'Juju on That Beat' Jumps Into Top 3 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs ...
Zay Hilfigerrr and Zayion McCall's viral smash “Juju on That Beat” skyrockets 36-3 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs after its success led to the pair's signing to ...and more »
- Washington Post
Sampha brings a confident R&B sound to the District
There's a religious glow to the innovative R&B of Sampha, a feeling reinforced in the new music video for Solange's “Don't Touch My Hair.” Wearing a blissful expression on his face — and what appears to be a pristine white duvet on his shoulders ...
Raphael Saadiq: R&B's Renaissance Man on Working With Solange, 'Luke Cage' & Issa Rae
In a swank nightclub called Harlem Paradise, a dapper singer in a cravat and fedora stands under a smoky spotlight, soulfully cooing. A woman in a sequined mini-dress turns to the bartender: “Saadiq still got it!” The club, on Netflix's new Marvel ...and more »
Raphael Saadiq: R&B's Renaissance Man on Working With Solange ...
A major player on 'A Seat at the Table', Knowles' first No. 1 album, and key contributor to hit TV shows Insecure and 'Luke Cage', Raphael Saadiq is having a ...and more »
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UK R&B Artist Jordan King Drops Highly Anticipated EP, 'The Night Shift'
Back in August, we posted British R&B singer Jordan King's single “PWI (Play With It),” now he's back with the full EP, The Night Shift, a project featuring smooth, intimate sounds with a strong 90s R&B influence. The 5-track set has a running theme of ...
- You never know what you have until it's gone! Independent R&B artist PERRY is jonesin' over an Ex in his new single, 'OverDue.' On the 808-heavy track, produced By RichBreed, the singer/songwriter is longing to get back between those thighs, insisting, "our sex is overdue."
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Toronto Artist Jahkoy Enjoys Everything California Has To Offer On ‘California Heaven’ ft. Schoolboy QRising Toronto-raised R&B/Pop singer Jahkoy loves the women in California so much that he expresses his affinity for the Golden State in his single "California Heaven," featuring Schoolboy Q. On the chill song, the Def Jam recording artist sings of the Golden State as a utopia.
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- Tiffany Evans has something to say to her haters, and she uses The Weeknd's hit single "Starboy" to convey her feelings. On her "STARGIRL" T-Mix, the powerhouse songstress asserts her position as a solid singer insisting, "I gotta grind that you couldn't teach."
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- Brooklyn Vegan (blog)
Phil Chess, co-founder of pioneering R&B label Chess Records, has died
Brooklyn Vegan (blog)
Phil Chess, who co-founded legendary Chicago rhythm and blues label Chess Records, has died at age 95 at his home in Arizona. Chess Records roster included Etta James, Howlin' Wolf, Ike Turner, Bo Diddley, Buddy Guy, Chuck Berry and more. From The ...
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Robert 'Big Sonny' Edwards, 77, original member of soul/R&B group the Intruders
Robert "Big Sonny" Edwards, an original member of pioneering Philadelphia soul group The Intruders, died at age 74. by Michaela Winberg, Staff Writer. Michaela Winberg. Staff Writer. In his mind's eye, Jerry Blavat can see the members of the 1960s and ...and more »
Robert 'Big Sonny' Edwards, 77, original member of soul/R&B group ...
In his mind's eye, Jerry Blavat can see the members of the 1960s and '70s soul and R&B quartet the Intruders. They are still passing time in Philly arcades, using ...and more »
- New York Daily News
R&B artist Jazmine Sullivan gives eulogy about man she rejected
New York Daily News
Jazmine Sullivan's eulogy for Thomas Clay was a list of the times he hit on her and she rejected him. (BRYAN R. SMITH/AFP/Getty Images). BY Kate Feldman. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 5:37 PM. Well, that's one way to say ...and more »
- It's Teyana Taylor's time to shine!She made the world sit up and ask "who's that girl?!" when she vigorously danced in Kanye West's "Fade" video. Now, just like Ye's wife Kim Kardashian did in Fall 2014, she's baring it all for PAPER magazine in their October issue.
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- Michel'le's Lifetime Network-curated biopic “Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Michel’le” had viewers glued to their television screens last weekend. And millions tuned in...
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- Sometimes someone's presence is all you need to feel fulfilled. Avery Sunshine is back with a new, classically- soulful joint called "Come Do Nothing" where she suggests to a romantic interest they do nothing but bask in each other presence.
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- Tiara Thomas has been silent as of late, but if you need to know, she's "OTW" (On The Way). The "Bad" hitmaker drops the laid-back, ride-out single, which sees her yearning for one-on-one time from a special guy.The post Tiara Thomas is Hot and Ready For Her Guy in “OTW” appeared first on Singersroom.com.
- Sammie declares that he's a "different kind of ni**a" in the music video for his recently released single, "I'm Him." In the clip, the veteran R&B singer shows his leading lady her past wrongs by displaying visions of her past relationships with her exes.
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British Singer-Songwriter Becky Hill Tries To Visualize What It’s Like To Feel ‘Warm’ On Fresh, New JamHaving premiered on Annie Mac's Hottest Record in the World' on Radio 1, the track is produced by Shift K3y and written by Becky and Shift. It's a satisfying groove, a mix of electronic and soulful elements; paired with Hill's powerhouse voice and you have a jam on your hands!
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- Last week, we dropped Mississippi-native, singer/songwriter JPride's vivacious fan-favorite single, "You Already Know." Now, the video has arrived for it’s debut.
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- The Diamondback
An interview with Paris Strother of critically acclaimed R&B trio KING
Although far from a household name, neo-R&B trio KING has been a known entity in the music industry since the release of its 2011 EP The Story and debut album We are KING, dropped earlier this year. Consisting of Anita Bias and twins Amber and Paris ...and more »
- R&B artist Jason Derulo joins State Farm Center lineup | News ...
CHAMPAIGN — Alternative rock? Check.Country music? Check.A cappella? Yes, State Farm Center even has that covered for its grand reopening later this ...and more »
- If you're the type of person that like a little sexy mixed with some gangsta then R&B veteran Keke Wyatt's new music video for 'Jodeci' is right up your alley. In the clip, the gold fronts and overalls rocking R&B Diva provides her gully tale of love and romance.
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Vancouver R&B duo Evy Jane are 'Breaking' out with new record
Masters of the atmospheric soundscape, Vancouver singer Evelyn Jane Mason and producer Jeremiah Klein first surfaced five years ago with a handful of dreamy R&B gems. Working under the name Evy Jane, the collaborators' rich sound turned heads in ...
- There are many sides to Sevyn Streeter! In the colorful music video for her latest single, 'D4L,' the singer-songwriter turns up the heat by unleashing a plethora of personas with sexually-charged looks.
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- R&B artist Stassi highlights her relationship struggles in the music video for 'Come and See Me,' which is a cover of PartynextDoor's popular single. In the Chop Mosley-directed clip, filmed in Brooklyn, New York, Stassi and her man are happy when together, but when he's not around, she fares infidelity.
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Meet Oyinda, Pop R&B's New Subversive Princess
Singer-songwriter Oyinda's ascent has been on her own terms. While creating her own record label, Blood & Honey Records, the New York–based artist (who is originally from London) released a series of music videos and two EPs, Before the Fall and ...
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R&B Artist Kerry Thomas Celebrates Love in 'More Than Words' Video
Indie R&B artist Kerry Thomas describes this feeling while laying out his commitment to his lady in 'More Than Words,' a soulful and smooth gem. The accompanying visual “reflects the diversity of love and its effect on people in different stages of it ...
- Nothing like the magical feeling of love! Indie R&B artist Kerry Thomas describes this feeling while laying out his commitment to his lady in 'More Than Words,' a soulful and smooth gem. The accompanying visual "reflects the diversity of love and its effect on people in different stages of it."
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Singer/songwriter Larry 'Bingo' Marcus, member of Cleveland R&B group The Rude Boys, dies - cleveland.comcleveland.com
Singer/songwriter Larry 'Bingo' Marcus, member of Cleveland R&B group The Rude Boys, dies
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Singer/songwriter Larry "Bingo" Marcus and member of the Cleveland-based 1990s R&B group The Rude Boys, died over the weekend, according to Soul Tracks.com. A cause of death has not been released. Marcus, a cousin of blues ...
- Chaka Khan, Stevie Wonder, Tori Kelly, Doug E. Fresh, Morris Day & The Time, Judith Hill, Liv Warfield, Luke James, and Mint Condition were all included in the lineup, along with Prince’s ex-wife Mayte Garcia.
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After Spilling All The Tea In Her Liftime Biopic ‘Surviving Compton,’ Michel’le Is Now Writing A BookMichel'le's biopic "Surviving Compton" had Twitter on the edge of their seats on Saturday night (Oct. 15).In addition to the debut of “Surviving Compton,” Michel’le is also preparing to tell her story in a memoir...
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Congrats! 'Wifey' R&B Singer RL of NEXT Gets Married! (Photos ...
Congrats are in order for former NEXT member RL: The"Wifey" singer tied the knot on Saturday to pregnant girlfriend, Lena Danielle. The couple tied the knot in ...and more »
- Congrats are in order for former NEXT member RL: The"Wifey" singer tied the knot on Saturday to pregnant girlfriend, Lena Danielle. The couple tied the knot in a beautiful, lavish ceremony in front of the Victoria Belle Mansion.The post Congrats! ‘Wifey’ R&B Singer RL of NEXT Gets Married! (Photos) appeared first on Singersroom.com.
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Justin Timberlake's New Album is Not Country, Not R&B
Radio.com Music and Entertainment News
Justin Timberlake is making an album, but even he doesn't know what to call it. Even though Timberlake has his footing firmly in the pop world, he's been toying with other genres–like R&B and country–since he debuted his solo album Justified in 2002.and more »
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Justin Timberlake's New Album is Not Country, Not R&B « Radio.com
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Justin Timberlake is making an album, but even he doesn't know what to call it. Even though Timberlake has his footing firmly in the pop world, he's been toying ...and more »
- Nicki Minaj had a fan-out experience at the Tidal X concert on Saturday: she met her idol Lauryn Hill backstage, and the moment was captured on camera and posted to her IG.
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Meet 6LACK, LoveRenaissance's New R&B Star in the Making ...
The same collective that introduced us to Raury has a new R&B star in the making.and more »
- Over the weekend on Saturday night during her Tidal X: 1015 set in Brooklyn at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, she proved to be the consummate performer once again when her ear started bleeding.
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[EXCLUSIVE] 90's R&B Group AZ YET Talks New Single 'Love Her Mind,' New Album 'She's Magic,' Appreciating Their ... - Singersroom News[EXCLUSIVE] 90's R&B Group AZ YET Talks New Single 'Love Her Mind,' New Album 'She's Magic,' Appreciating Their ...
Back in the mid-90's, an R&B act from Philly named Az Yet released their Top 10 single “Last Night,” produced by Babyface, and it was a hit. “Last Night” is a serene and harmonious single that expresses the true meaning of making love to your ...
[EXCLUSIVE] 90’s R&B Group AZ YET Talks New Single ‘Love Her Mind,’ New Album ‘She’s Magic,’ Appreciating Their Fan Base, & MoreAfter taking some time off from the industry and touring, Az Yet released their new album She's Magic last month on Cleopatra Records."Love Her Mind" is the first single off the album, and it exemplifies the group's smooth and tender voices once more.
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- Dallas News (blog)
Popular Dallas R&B singer fatally shot in chest in South Dallas
Dallas News (blog)
A popular Dallas R&B singer was fatally shot in the chest early Sunday in South Dallas. Police responded to the shooting about 5 a.m. in the 4300 block of South Malcolm X Boulevard outside K&L Diner and Grill. Demarcus Washington. The victim has been ...
- The Japan Times
'Future R&B' trackmaker starRo makes a case for 'Monday'
The Japan Times
Shinya Mizoguchi used to loathe the start of the week. “Everybody hates Monday. It's not a positive day of the week,” he says via Skype from his home in Los Angeles. His perspective changed over the past year, however, when he quit his job as a project ...
- Get ready for a soul-stirring experience! Sabrina Claudio releases the sensual and passionate music video for her heartstrings-pulling new single, 'Confidently Lost.'The post Sabrina Claudio Will Have You Feeling Sexy After Watching Her ‘Confidently Lost’ Video appeared first on Singersroom.com.
- The BoomBox
Dave Hollister Talks Bringing 'Real R&B' Back With His New Album 'MANuscript'
After reaching monumental success with the platinum-selling R&B quartet, BLACKstreet, Hollister went solo in the late 1990s with his breakout album, Ghetto Hymns. Now, when he's not preaching the gospel, Hollister is sanging across the globe to his ...
- Kehlani never has to question her position in a relationship because she knows what she brings to the 'Table.' On her newly released song, produced by Jahaan Sweet, DJ Dahi, and DJ Relly Rell, the Bay Area R&B singer/songwriter exudes confidence as she sings about being dependable.
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- Chris Brown draws inspiration from New Edition's classic "Can You Stand the Rain," for his collaboration with Joelle James on "Scream." On the silky ballad, lifted from Kevin Harts debut musical project, 'What Now? The Mixtape Presents Chocolate Droppa,' Breezy provides his soulful voice to the nostalgic and harmonious chorus
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- She is dubbed Queen B for a reason! International music superstar Beyoncé is the talk of the town after word dropped that her 'Formation World Tour' earned a whopping $256 million ($256,084,556) after selling over 2.2 million tickets.
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