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HOT: Rihanna Revisits the Desert for New “Diamonds” Visual

Bajan beauty Rihanna has released the much anticipated video for her highly popular single “Diamonds” from her soon-to-be-released album, Unapologetic. The visual finds her revisiting the desert, a landscape she heated up previously on her mega-collabo, “Hard”, featuring Young Jeezy. Unapologetic is Rihanna’s seventh studio album, set for a November 19 release. (Reportedly, that’s also… Read more »

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Robin-Thicke

Rémy Martin Cognac Launches Special-Edition Robin Thicke Bottle

Rémy Martin Cognac announced the release of its Robin Thicke limited-edition bottle. The Rémy Martin V.S.O.P. bottle received a holiday inspired makeover inspired by Robin Thicke’s sultry voice and soulful character.The new limited-edition bottle features Robin Thicke’s signature and musical stylings and is clad in red for the holiday festivities. Smartphone users will be able… Read more »

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Bobby V

Lustful Lessons: Bobby V and Red Cafe Team Up for “Role Play” Video

Singer Bobby V has just released the visual for his foreplay-enthused single “Role Play”, featuring rapper Red Cafe. This is the second official single from V’s latest album, Dusk Til Dawn. This the first of two videos, as Bobby V puts the finishing touches on his most recent shoot with singer K. Michelle, the sexy… Read more »

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Tyrese

Tyrese Goes Hard Body Romantic with “Best of Me” Video Featuring Eva Marcille

R&B singer and actor Tyrese is back with a visual for the latest single off his Open Invitation album, entitled “Best of Me“. In 2013, Tyrese is set to appear in Fast Six, the sixth film in the Fast and Furious franchise. Tyrese “BEST OF ME” Official Music Video (Starring Eva Marcille) from Voltron Recordz on… Read more »

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Sammie

No Doze: Singer Sammie Drops “Tryna Fall Asleep” Visual From “Insomnia” Mixtape

R&B singer Sammie has release a visual for “Tryna Fall Asleep”, the intro from his highly-buzzed Insomnia mixtape. Set in New York City, the video finds Sammie in a love triangle when his ex-girlfriend contacts him while he’s in bed with his current lover. Check it out: Download Sammie’s Insomnia HERE

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Mya

Ya Mon: Singer Mya Returns With Island-Inspired “Take Him Out”

R&B singer (and sometimes actress and dancer) Mya has just released a video for “Take Him Out”, an island-inspired jam. This cut seems to be off a soon-to-be-released album. Mya first delved into the island vibes on 2008’s “Paradise”. The singer has found success overseas in countries including Japan, where her J-pop-inspired tunes have fared… Read more »

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Q Parker

Affirmative Action: Q Parker Says “Yes” With Official New Video

Grammy-award winning singer and songwriter Q Parker (formerly of 112) has just released a video for his debut album’s second single, “Yes”. The visual finds a bare-bodied Q Parker with the video’s main vixen, sharing the way love is “supposed to be.” Peep: Q Parker’s debut solo album, The MANual, drops tomorrow (October 30).

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Ryan Leslie

Les Is More: Ryan Leslie Cashes Out with His “Swiss Francs” Visual

R&B singer, rapper and producer Ryan Leslie has been slowly rolling out releases from his third album (and first full rap album) LES IS MORE. This time, he adds “Swiss Francs” to the visual gallery. “Swiss Francs” is seventh in a series of 10 videos making up the LES IS MORE visual album. The full… Read more »

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Marcus Cooper

New Chapter: Marcus Cooper of Pretty Ricky Releases "I Love Girls"

In his first official single since 2009’s Under, former Pretty Ricky front man Marcus Cooper has released a video from his upcoming sophomore debut titled “I Lovee Girls”. The original, which features YMCMB rapper Tyga, finds the two dishing on the types of women they both enjoy dating. This is the first, official single from… Read more »

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The Weeknd

Fall Triple Threat: The Weeknd Announces Trilogy Project For Mid-November Release

2011’s wonder boy, The Weeknd, is prepping new music for those craving tunes from the “Dirty Diana” cover singer. It comes in the form of a trilogy, set for a November 13 release, in which the singer plans to release his first major label debut via Universal Republic. In the teaser video, Weeknd finds himself… Read more »

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Miguel

Oh, "The Thrill": Miguel Celebrates An Epic Night With His Latest Visual

Fresh off the Tuesday release of his sophomore album, Kaleidoscope Dream, R&B singer Miguel has released a visual for his third single, “The Thrill”. The video follows Miguel through a day and evening party with his girlfriend, Naz. In an exclusive chat with RollingStone.com, Miguel says: “I wanted to capture that unmistakable, unavoidable, unapologetic energy… Read more »

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KeKe Palmer

KeKe Palmer Releases Self-Titled EP, Features Kevin McCall

Triple-threat, singer, actor, and dancer KeKe Palmer is back on the music scene with her latest self-titled EP. The set features seven original tracks, and even features R&B newcomer Kevin McCall. Via the internet, Palmer has released two buzz singles – “You Got Me” featuring McCall and “Dance Alone”. The mixtape acts as a show… Read more »

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Solange

Solange Premieres “Losing You” Video, Set in South Africa

Due to her unique personality and underground sense of style, you’re almost starting to forget that 26-year-old Solange Knowles is the younger sister of current R&B/Pop icon, Beyonce. But that’s just the icing on the cake as Solange releases a video for her much buzzed about single “Losing You”. Since her move to Brooklyn, New… Read more »

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August Alsina

VIDEO: Def Jam Signee August Alsina Releases “Ring The Alarm”

R&B crooner and newly signed Def Jam artist, August Alsina, has released a video for “Ring The Alarm”. The song, which has yet to appear on a project, finds Alsina flowing over a melodic tune and asking his girl to “Call 911… we got the bedroom burning down…” “Ring The Alarm” is produced by Gorilla… Read more »

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R. Kelly

R. Kelly Releases “Feelin’ Single (Single Ladies Remix)”

The Pied Piper has truly set the tone for cuddling (and possibly ‘cuffing’) season, as the weather goes from blissfully hot to uncomfortably cold. R. Kelly has released a remix for his lead single “Feelin’ Single”, and he’s labeled it the “Single Ladies Remix”. Take a listen to what Kells is talking about on this… Read more »

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R&B Spotlight

The Next Great R&B Star?: Producers Carvin and Ivan Say It Could Be You

Philly-based R&B superproducers Carvin & Ivan, known mostly for their work with Jill Scott, Musiq Soulchild, Ledisi, and SWV, are looking for the next R&B star – and it could be you. In August, after hosting the monthly R&B Spotlight showcase in Manhattan, New York, the duo was inspired to give up-and-comers a chance at… Read more »

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Brandy

Brandy Reveals Tracklisting for Her “Two Eleven” LP

With a much-anticipated album on the way, Brandy has released the official tracklisting for her latest LP titled, Two Eleven. The singer, who has enjoyed a 20-year entertainment career, describes it as “no gimmicks, real R&B music. It’s versatile.” And if Brandy lives up to her promise, this should be a good one. For starters,… Read more »

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Nelsan Ellis

“True Blood’s” Nelsan Ellis a.k.a. Lafayette Goes Hip-Hop, Does Spoken Word On Malachi’s New Single

Nelsan Ellis is no one trick pony. The rising star, who flawlessly captures the essence of Bon Temps Queen Bee, Lafayette, on HBO’s epic “True Blood” series, also has a passion for the spoken word. Ellis makes his debut on up and coming rapper Malachi’s mixtape with a flow reminiscent of the spirit of the… Read more »

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Q Parker

Q-Parker Does Something Unusual for Today’s R&B – He Sings!

R&B singer and former 112-member Q Parker is back in the studio creating new music, like the new “Yes”, a ’90s-inspired track that smoothly showcases the crooner’s vocals. In our most recent interview with Q Parker, he reveals he’s releasing his Southern hospitality this time around: “I’m an ATL-born, bred, Southern gentlemen. I’m a romantic… Read more »

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Charlie B and Los

Via Tragedy, Universal Records' Charlie B Helps "Dreams Come True" for Fans

Raised in Plainview, Texas, Universal Records signee Charlie B was told many times that he wouldn’t amount to anything by people from his hometown. Worse yet, at the age of 16 after his mother passed away from a stroke, and with his father not around, Charlie B was basically an orphan.  Moving on from his… Read more »

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Dawn Richard

Dawn Richard Shines Exotic in "Wild N' Faith" Visual

The message here is simple: Dawn Richard isn’t going anywhere. R&B singer, and former Bad Boy Records/Diddy Dirty Money artist Dawn Richard has been hard at work since her release from her former label, leading an independent movement with her “Hearts,”  and producing her most-profiled material yet, the Armor On mixtape, earlier this year. The… Read more »

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Miguel

Miguel Reveals Album Art Plus Tracklisting for "Kaleidoscope Dream"

Futuristic R&B singer Miguel has released the art and tracklist for his sophomore album, Kaleidoscope Dream. Miguel set the music scene on fire with his previous single and video for “Adorn” (which appears on Water Preview), and before the album drops, he will release Kaleidoscope Dream – The Air Preview, set to drop on September… Read more »

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Ne-Yo

Ne-Yo Gets Personal in Vevo Originals' "Music Is My Sport" Segment

Grammy-winning producer and singer Ne-Yo recently opened up in Vevo’s original segment titled “Music Is My Sport”, a project that profiles artists’ athletic side, and showcases Ne-Yo during the intense workout he does to stay in shape. “My regime demands total focus. I work day and night, every day of the year,” said Ne-Yo. “My… Read more »

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Natalie "The Floacist" Stewart

Kindred, Floetry: ReBirth And Anthony David Shine At The Vail Soul Music Festival

Over the weekend, Hennessy swagged out the annual Vail Soul Music Festival in the small mountain town of Vail, Colorado. The festival, which is one of the last remaining soul festivals in the nation, is an authentic hand-picked mix of emerging and established artists. This years festival featured married neo-soul duo Kindred, Natalie Stewart & Julie… Read more »

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Faith Evans

Faith Evans Makes Big Return on "R&B Divas" And Drops New Single "Tears of Joy"

R&B singer Faith Evans is back in the spotlight as lead cast member of TV One’s “R&B Divas”, and now she’s releasing a new album of the same name. The first single? “Tears of Joy”, a hard-hitting ballad giving us the best of Faith Evans. Written by Grammy nominated songwriter Claude Kelly and produced by… Read more »

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Jordin Sparks

Jordin Sparks Speaks Candidly on "Sparkle" and Working With Whitney Houston

At the time singer Jordin Sparks was approached to play the lead in Sparkle, she had recently parted ways with her management and didn’t know what was going on with her label. It’s been a “blessing,” Sparks reveals, as she was unsure what was next. The Old School, big screen remake finds her paired with… Read more »

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Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys Uses Your Instagram Photos For "#AKNEWDAY" Video

A few weeks back multi-platinum and Grammy-winning R&B singer Alicia Keys asked that fans submit instagram photos for her latest video for “#AKNEWDAY”, and she kept her word and used the photos. Here’s her special message: “Check out YOUR photos in my New Day Instagram video! Thanks you so much for sending in these gorgeous… Read more »

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Eric Benet

VIDEO: Behind The Scenes of Eric Benet’s “Harriett Jones” Starring Karina Smirnoff of “Dancing With The Stars”

Eric Benet has had a sturdy career in the industry, and despite some bumps along the way, he keeps churning out good, sexy music. His recent album, The One, includes the second single, “Harriett Jones”, and whenever a man names a song after a woman, it’s worth the listen. Check the clip below of Benet… Read more »

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Sean Paul

Sean Paul Continues International Dancehall Takeover with “Tomahawk Technique”

Twelve years after his debut album, Sean Paul still knows how to get a party started (and keep it going) on his latest effort Tomahawk Technique (Atlantic Records). Sean Paul doesn’t drop an album every year, but when he does release a studio effort, you know it’s ready for replay – and that’s what one… Read more »

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Ray Lavender

Ray Lavender Releases “The RNB Hustler”, Features Rick Ross, Akon and More

R&B singer Ray Lavender has released The RNB Hustler, the culmination of his two summer singles “Tequila” and “We Love”. After releasing three singles back in 2007, Lavender shelved his debut album with Akon’s Konvict Music, switched teams, and went back into the studio to find his best musical self. Today, he’s an independent artist… Read more »

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Trey Songz

R&Beef?: Trey Songz Says Ne-Yo Pulled a “Sucka” Move

R&B singer Trey Songz recently spoke with San Francisco’s KMEL 106 on NeYo’s recent comments saying that the he feels the singer hasn’t reached his “potential.” Well, clearly, Songz does not like these comments, seeing how he and Ne-Yo are friends. Peep the video here. In the meantime, they go completely different routes on their… Read more »

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Sterling Simms

VIDEO: Behind The Scenes with Sterling Simms feat. Meek Mill – “Tell Her Again”

The radio is loving Caribbean-flavored rising star Sterling Simms, as he showcases his voice on a banger with Maybach Music Group’s Meek Mill entitled “Tell Her Again”. Philadelphia’s other resident hot-boy Meek Mill goes in with his quick-flow here! (Who knew he could do that?) Listen to the audio here. The City of Brotherly Love… Read more »

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