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New Music: Ja Rule & Ashanti – Encore

Ja Rule and Ashanti are back with a new record together. Well, sort of as “Encore” was recorded back in the 2005. The duo, who brought us classics such as “Always On Time” and “Mesmerize”, have talked about going in the studio sometime soon to work on a joint album […]

En Vogue Releases New Single, ‘Reach 4 Me’

En Vogue’s current single “Rockets” shot to the Top 10 of R&B radio, and now they’ve announced the next single from their comeback album Electric Cafe, called “Reach 4 Me.” Produced by Dem Jointz, “Reach 4 Me” is a danceable joint that finds the ladies testing the devotion of a […]

Aretha Franklin reportedly ‘gravely ill,’ surrounded by friends and family

Aretha Franklin is reportedly “gravely ill” and surrounded by her friends and family in Detroit. Showbiz411’s Roger Friedman reported on Sunday the Queen of Soul’s health condition and said her family is “asking for prayers and privacy.” Franklin’s family also confirmed the news to WDIV Local 4. No further details […]

Con Funk Shun – Loves Train

Con Funk Shun is an American R & B and funk band popular in the 1970s and 1980s. The band was formed by a pair of high school students in Vallejo, California, drummer Louis A. McCall Sr. and singer / guitarist Michael Cooper. The two got their start as a […]

Gorgon City – Let It Go Ft. NAATIONS + New Album ‘Escape’

Gorgon City hypes their new release, Escape, by releasing a new music video for the single, “Let It Go,” featuring NAATIONS. The video is directed by Mikhail Mehra on focuses on group members Matt and Kye as they drive through the LA night while two ambiguous female figures emerge from the duo’s vehicle, matching the […]

Marco McKinnis Gives His Lover “CPR”

Independent R&B artist Marco McKinnis looks to expand his reach with the music video for his new single, “CPR.” “‘CPR’ means truth and honesty,” Marco told The FADER via email. “Bringing life to a situation and not ignoring what truly matters the most even when there’s smoke in the air.” The new single […]

Wake Forest Coach’s Fatal Punch of Florida Tourist Declared Homicide

*An assistant Wake Forest University basketball coach could face murder charges now that the death of a man he punched has been declared a homicide, officials said Friday. Jamill Jones, 35, was already charged with misdemeanor third-degree assault for punching Sabor Szabo during a confrontation in Long island City on […]

Ronnie Bell – I’ll Pay The Shipping Cost

Ronnie “RnB” Bell is a church-reared independent R&B singer whose voice recalls the likes of Brian McKnight, Tank, and Jaheim. His material has alternated between contemporary commercial sounds and slower numbers more in line with deeply Southern soul-blues. Raised in Walker, Louisiana, roughly 20 miles east of Baton Rouge, Bell […]