Photography by Lauren Williams Brought to you by the good folks of DCtoBC, Trillectro is slowly but surely on it’s way to becoming one of the best musical festivals in existence. Sponsored by Reebok, Karma Loop, Heineken, Shoe City, Events DC and hosted by Lowkey of YouHeardThatNew.com, the #Trillectro2014 line-up pretty much says it all…. Read more »
AFROPUNK ’14: 6 DOPE ACTS FOR YOU TO SEE!
R&B crooner Rayven Justice’s new EP “I Have A Dream”.
Uh oh Breezy and Mr. Steal Your Girl are uniting for a joint tour!!! Chris Brown and Trey Songz are teaming up for an epic joint R&B tour this fall! Brown broke the news on Twitter: “THIS FALL is gonna be legendary! Get ready for me and @TreySongz Tour!!!!!!” To kick off the promo for… Read more »
Music fans may still be getting familiar with Warner Brothers Record’s artist Bebe Rexha’s name, but they’ve already grown to love her sound. She’s the songwriter behind a monster hit and has upcoming collaborations with some of the biggest names in music. With the release of her single, “I Can’t Stop Drinking About You,” a… Read more »
THE SOUL LEGEND IS HITTING THE SMALL SCREEN
Shanti Das, Marlon Nichols, and 10 Squared PR presented the third annual All White Affair for the August edition of ATL Live on the Park. The all-white event, at Piedmont Park’s Park Tavern, included outstanding performances by Tank, RL, Jagged Edge, Havok Jones, and Kris Kelli. AllHipHop Caught up with Tank and Kris Kelli to… Read more »
The Jennifer Hudson is gearing up to release her third studio album “J Hud”! Her forthcoming album, inspired by the ’70s ad ’80s is a reflection of her journey over the last 3-5 years. Pharrell, Timbaland, and R. Kelly, to name a few, have already jumped on the project with “I Can’t Describe”, “Walk It… Read more »
Introducing Benjamin E, a hot new hip hop producer born and raised in San Diego, California. Utilizing a lush, sample-based aesthetic to weave raw, unadulterated Hip Hop instrumentals from grown-ass soul, gritty rock, and nostalgic pop culture, Benjamin E blesses us with his debut album Circa 83. As an infant, the only thing that would… Read more »
“Chicago female emcee Ceytra is back with one of her most personal records yet. Chicago producer C-Sick who has produced for the likes of Nas, Fabolous, King Louie, and many more helps take the track to the next level. Sampling the song “Shorty Swing My Way” by K.P. & Envyi gives the audience a familiar… Read more »
LISTEN TO ROC NATION SINGER ELIJAH BLAKE LATEST PROJECT “FREE PT. 1″
Everyone once in a while a star is born – and without a doubt – Whitney Houston is one of the brightest in the sky. Whitney Houston, often referred to as “The Voice”, made an indelible mark on R&B and popular music. She is arguably the best female R&B vocalist of our time. To celebrate… Read more »
Usher Raymond IV recently celebrated the 15th anniversary of his non-profit organization The New Look Foundation in Atlanta, Georgia. Atlanta native Ludacris hosted the star-studded gala, which drew around 450 attendees. Celebrity guest in attendance included director Kenny Leon, boxing icon Sugar Ray Leonard; singers Rico Love, Josh Kauffman, super producer Jermaine Dupri, Blake Shelton,… Read more »
Last month, The Recording Academy held “A Grammy Conversation” on the current state of R&B music at the West Hollywood Soho House. Quddus hosted the evening and the conversation included five panelists: Music Journalist Gail Mitchell, singer-songwriter/producer Liv Warfield, Grammy-winning producer LaShawn Daniels, eight-time Grammy nominee Ledisi and four-time Grammy nominee Tyrese Gibson. According to… Read more »
Steven Russell Harts the lead singer of Platinum selling group TROOP has new music out! The R&B crooner is known for writing hits for TROOP, Chris Brown, B2K, Charlie Wilson, Fantasia, Keith Sweat and many more. In addition he has won 3 Grammy awards for his songwriting and production work. Harts recently released “Shelter” the… Read more »