Drake’s been quoted for the last few years, claiming he’s working on something with Aaliyah. Well, now, it looks like he meant every word. Here’s “Enough Said” by Aaliyah, featuring Drake.
VIDEO: “PERFECTLY IMPERFECT” ELLE VARNER DISHES ON HER NEW ALBUM WITH ALLHIPHOP.COM
Just a few months ago, when we coined singer August Alsina as “R&B’s new thug“, we knew his attitude, persona, and voice would attract a fanbase, and even tastemakers, within the music industry – and he has. In his latest song and video, Alsina taps Lloyd for the “Sucka” remix, of which the original appears… Read more »
In a well-lit penthouse studio overlooking the skyscrapers of New York City, R&B singer Dwele held a listening session to offer industry insiders a taste of his fifth studio album, Greater Than One. As champagne traveled around the room, Dwele introduced the album track-by-track, while also mixing and mingling with the crowd, managing to explain… Read more »
R&B singer Mateo released a new track this week off his forthcoming mixtape, Suite 823, entitled “Looking You Up”, featuring singer/songwriter Stacy Barthe. The track was produced by Kerry “Krucial” Brothers and co-produced by Zeke MacUmber for Krucial Noise, longtime Alicia Keys collaborators. “Looking You Up” is all about love lost. Listen to the track and watch a… Read more »
On track to releasing his fifth studio album, Chapter V, R&B ladies man Trey Songz just personally released a video of himself on tour in Cannes, France, singing Drake’s “The Motto”. Take a look at Trey Songz in his latest video for “Simply Amazing” below: Trey Songz’s Chapter V hits stores and online August 21.
On July 31, futuristic R&B crooner Miguel will be releasing his new album in three parts, starting with the digital EP, Kaleidoscope Dream: Water. Water, Air, and Fire are all three parts of his latest mixtape series, the latter being the culmination album. The second release Kaleidoscope Dream: Air, is set to hit iTunes on… Read more »
CRIS CAB: MENTORED BY PHARRELL, “RELATED” TO WYCLEF AND INSPIRED BY BOB MARLEY
It’s not every day you get a chance to audition in front of music executives and get offered a deal on the spot. But that’s the story of 19-year-old singer and songwriter, Deon Young. In 2011, Young reached out to fans outside of his hometown of Harlem, New York, when he released his For The Love mixtape. It… Read more »
The latest Maybach Music Group signee Omarion opens up about signing with Maybach Music, what it means for him, and he also gives his candid opinion on Frank Ocean’s much talked about Tumblr post. Check out the video below: “There’s a certain level of equality in this business that a lot of people don’t get,”… Read more »
Toronto-bred soul-singer NvS is all about expressing love through her music, and with her latest video for “Between My Thighs”, she does just that. Already the winner of Best New Artist at the Canadian Radio Awards, NvS is now signed to Bystorm Entertainment, a powerhouse label boasting as the home to artists including J. Cole… Read more »
Tank and Tyrese, two-thirds of TGT (Tank, Ginuwine & Tyrese), recently spoke to fellow R&B singer Raheem DeVaughn about their album, where Tank revealed, “We’re about 12 songs [in]!” Tyrese assures us there will be no special appearances on the album, and even gives his thoughts on today’s R&B, and the overuse of special guests:… Read more »
There’s a new jack on the horizon – pun intended – and based on the six-track mixtape, Alex Jacke recently released, this soul singer is in a league of his own. Playful, truth-filled lyrics, solid production, an undoubtedly unique vocal ability, and a great story, Jacke proves he has the potential to cement his name… Read more »
R. Kelly is maybe the only singer of his generation and genre, from the ’90s, who still makes music – and still gets heard. Check out the Pied Piper in his latest video for “Feelin’ Single”. Sounds like something from the Chocolate Factory album – but it’s actually a new cut from his latest album,… Read more »
RCA’s resident lady-on-the come-up these days is California’s Elle Varner. Now transported to the Big Apple, the NYU talent’s “Refill” is a bonafide radio hit, and she’s back with a new single. Take a listen to her latest – “I Don’t Care” – off her forthcoming Perfectly Imperfect album. We care, Ms. Varner! Look for… Read more »