Tag: r&b

Singer, Songwriter Leela James Releases Video For New Single

Singer, Songwriter Leela James Releases Video For New Single
R&B powerhouse singer/songwriter Leela James follows up her new single release, “Complicated,” with the release of a new video. The video premiered on BET/her, Bet Soul and Bet.com, and Chris Scholar for BOOC Productions directed it.  Complicated is a reimagined version of the cult classic film “Baby Boy.”  Known to “speak the truth” and deliver soulful messages through her music, Leela has not... Read more »

Raheem DeVaughn Discusses New Album "What A Time To Be In Love"

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For over a decade, singer Raheem DeVaughn has been on a mission to create music that evokes change while maintaining the energy of love. He recently released the powerful and thought-provoking song, “Marvin Used To Say. ” The poignant and timely song speaks directly to the ongoing social turmoil and the unfortunate fact that not... Read more »

It's "Good To Know" JoJo

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Earlier this summer, JoJo released her 4th studio album, good to know, which debuted at the #1 spot on the R&B Albums Chart in its first week and receiving widespread acclaim from Associated Press, Vulture, TIME, Variety, NYLON, NPR, The FADER, and more. Since bursting onto the scene at just 13 years old and shooting to... Read more »
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NEW MUSIC: Laje' Levels Up with New Video,"Imported"

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The R&B Princess of Chicago levels up with a new video, Jessie Reyez cover song Imported. Following up from major features in TheSource.com and Singers Room Laje’ is not slowing down and is prepping to release a series of music. Recently named “Artist Of The Month” from iHeart radio’s WGCI in Chicago, Laje’ is industry ready and has been consistent this entire... Read more »

Exclusive: Singer Kenny Lattimore Opens Up About Marriage, Politics & More

Exclusive: Singer Kenny Lattimore Opens Up About Marriage, Politics & More
Kenny Lattimore is in Chicago supporting the South Side Help Center’s 30 Years of Service today. He’s also gearing up for the release of his 9th studio album which will be released on Oct. 13th. Kenny Lattimore is known for his Grammy Award-nominated power ballad “For You,” . His body of work, spanning over 20 years, include his first top... Read more »

R&B Group Shai Introduces New Members, New Music & More

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The R&B group Shai made their way on the scene in the 90’s with their break out hit “If I Ever Fall In Love“, which reached #2 on the Billboard Hot 100. 20 years later they’re still singing in perfect harmony with two new members. While on tour, we decided to snag them before their... Read more »
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Love In The 90's Tour: Backstage Interviews With EnVogue, Blackstreet 2, NEXT & Jagged Edge

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Last week the Love In The 90’s Tour took place at the Chicago Theatre. The lineup of performers included Blackstreet 2, EnVogue, Adina Howard, NEXT & Jagged Edge. Long time fans enjoyed hits like “Hold On” (EnVogue), “Before I Let You Go” (Blackstreet), “T-Shirt & Panties” (Adina Howard), “Too Close” (NEXT) and “Let’s Get Married” (Jagged Edge). We... Read more »

#MusicMonday With R&B Singer RL

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With the rise of pop/hip hop, many believe that R&B music is a lost art. For those that still yearn the smooth sounds, we’re no longer afforded the option to listen to it on the radio. We have to search through our archives of old hits and reminisce the days labels released real R&B. One artist that... Read more »

Monica: Code Red Tour [Full Interview]

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On Wednesday night, Grammy award winning songstress Monica drew many of her “CODE RED” fans to the House of Blues Chicago despite the frigid temperatures. In anticipation of the album, Monica hit the road on her 22-city “CODE RED Experience” tour with Rico Love. Before the sold out performance we had a chance to get a... Read more »
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R&B Crooner Avant Discusses His New Music, Working With Keke Wyatt & Explains Why He Is A Freak McNasty

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 Avant is 15 years strong in the music industry and always seems to know what the ladies want to hear. He’s proved that time and time again with successful hits like: Separated, My First Love and Read Your Mind He’s now taking his fans on another musical journey with his new album VIII. We got a... Read more »