ENDURING: SMIF-N-WESSON KEEP KILLIN’ IT!
Thank you, K. Michelle. For being the older sister who went through it all, just so we wouldn’t have to. Luckily for us, she’s put it all on wax in her record label debut, Rebellious Soul (Atlantic). But as her single “V.S.O.P” sits on the digital Top 10 R&B charts, it’s not just Michelle’s talent… Read more »
TERRACE MARTIN TAKES THE LIKES OF KENDRICK LAMAR TO NEW MUSICAL HEIGHTS!
Luke James just doesn’t stop working! The guess is he’s taken a break as the opener of the Mrs. Carter Show World Tour to give us his latest offering “Oh God” featuring producer/rapper Hit-Boy. “Oh God” appears on James’ digital album, Whispers in the Dark. His upcoming debut album, Made to Love, features work from… Read more »
Introducing Singer/Dancer/Actor Trevor Jackson
Hollywood star Tristan Wilds steps away from acting for rap career.
CHECK OUT WU-TANG’S CO-FOUNDER, POWER
I Don’t Camouflage hung out with Shinobi Ninja, this time with the full band, to talk about their childhood, cultural background, misconception, extra curricular activities and more. Check out the secret behind Baby G’s style, how DJ Axis Power started body building and his family influences, message to the kids and more.
British Singer Eli Ingram Gives Jazzy Cover of Kendrick Lamar’s “Poetic Justice” (VIDEO)
Adrian Daniel & The Stoners- “Electric Lady” (Live @ The Bitter End) (VIDEO)
FUNKJAZZ FEST TO ROCK ATL
Adrian Daniel & The Stoners Cover MGMT’s “Electric Feel” (VIDEO)
Trey Songz, Brandy, Janelle Monae, TGT, Charlie Wilson, New Edition, Solange, Jill Scott, Brandy, L.L. Cool J and many more were amongst the big names to grace the stage at the 2013 Essence Music Festival in New Orleans, Louisiana. The four-day festival saw a range of talent pass through the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The fest also… Read more »
PREACHER’S WIFE MEAGAN GOOD EXPLAINS THAT SEXY DRESS AT THE BET AWARDS!
Kevin Hart is on fire these days, but that doesn’t mean the funny-man is doing all of the hard work by himself. He’s got a team, led by Codeblack Entertainment’s Jeff Clanagan – a man who got his start as one of Hip Hop’s first concert promoters, and later, Master P’s No Limit Films. In… Read more »
Luke Jame Remixes Hit Song with Wale
(NEW VIDEO) The Weeknd- “Kiss Land”
NEW 2-PART IMMORTAL TECHNIQUE INTERVIEW
(NEW VIDEO) Adrian Daniel- “Anarchy” (Feat./ Figgy) (Dir. by J-Emz)
RAHEEM DEVAUGHN TALKS MIGUEL, FRANK OCEAN AND WEIRDNESS IN R&B
I Don’t Camouflage visited alternative Hip-Hop group Oxymorrons (@oxymorrons)’s house in Queens, NY one day to learn what makes them Oxymorrons. Oxymorrons, which also represents Geeklife, speaks on their misconception, secrets, the making of music video “Padded Sky” and their approach to love in this comical 9 minutes interview.
Chef Roblé Is A Hip Hop Head But Don’t Call Him A “Hip Hop Chef’
JERMAINE DUPRI PLANNING TO REVIVE R&B?
Rapper Takes Shots at Kevin Hart in New Music Video
I’ve been “chasing the radio more than I’ve been chasing the minds and hearts of the people”, admits singer Bobby V. He’s back and out on the move promoting his latest single “Back to Love” off the new EP Peach Moon. Five albums in, and “Slow Down” singer Bobby V is trying something different. In… Read more »
A direct line can be drawn between Blues and Hip-Hop. Legendary blues artists like Muddy Waters, Robert Johnson, John Lee Hooker, and B.B.King helped lay the foundation of using music as a cathartic remedy for life’s ills. That same concept spawned some of the early founders of Hip-Hop culture to incorporate everyday struggles of poverty,… Read more »
The Weeknd Takes The Ladies to “Kiss Land” With New Song
For the past four years, ATL Live on the Park has been the best party for showcasing new R&B talent in Atlanta. The monthly music series is produced by Atlanta industry veteran, Shanti Das and Marlon Nichols. Last night (May 15), Atlanta’s tastemakers turned out to celebrate the 4th anniversary of the event, and to… Read more »
It’s been four years since 9-time Grammy Award-winning singer John Legend has released a solo project, but this summer Legend plans to release his fourth and “best” complete works. Love in the Future, John Legend’s upcoming album is led by the single “Who Do We Think We Are” featuring Rick Ross, and is accompanied by… Read more »
Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kandi Burruss sits down with Ms. Drama to discuss her new show “The Kandi Factory” and the real life drama surrounding it. Kandi opens up about the RHOA reunion and her thoughts on the alleged staged relationships of Kenya Moore and Walter and the divorce of Porsha Stewart and Kordell…. Read more »
The songbirds returned to the small screen last night with a big splash. Nicci Gilbert, Monifah, Syleena Johnson and KeKe Wyatt are back. Joining them for a second season are Angie Stone and LaTocha Scott, (of Xscape). The show is rumored to be as strong as the first season, with a few new twists. Faith… Read more »
Janelle Monae Blends High Art And Socially Conscious Twerking With Erykah Badu for “Q.U.E.E.N.” Video
Following this past Tuesday release of Side Effects of You, Fantasia’s fourth album, the singer reveals in a video her personal triumph in putting the album together. In this new personal video, Fantasia reveals that some songs were so personal, she had to ask people to leave the studio while she recorded. Fantasia, whose public… Read more »
The successes of Kyle Lucas have not come overnight and he’ll be the first to admit it. As not just a solo artist but also the frontman for Alternative Hip-Hop group Vonnegutt, Lucas has had his fair share of ups and downs over the years. Things do however seem to finally be falling into place… Read more »
“We have the city on our back!” – I Don’t Camouflage hung out with 1/2 of Shinobi Ninja one afternoon at the park in Manhattan NY. Enjoy and learn how the “head banging culture” influenced them and their music, how they looked up to the American glam metal band Poison, and why they don’t camouflage.
The Dream’s Dream R&B Supergroup
Singer Luke James Talks Collaborating with Miguel, Considers Himself the New Sammy Davis Jr.
BILAL IS BACK AND HE’S BROUGHT LOVE WITH HIM!
Tyrese Doesn’t Want Comparisons to Steve Harvey; Talks ‘Black Rose’ Film and Manology
Singer Dawn Richard has been on the move since the release of her debut solo album Goldenheart. Now, she’s back with her latest, “Northern Lights”, and has called on rapper Eve, for the remix. Dawn appears on Eve’s upcoming album Lip Lock on a yet to be released single titled “Keep Me From You”.
BJ the Chicago Kid and Kendrick Lamar are Forming a Musical Partnership?
Def Jam Crooner August Alsina Talks Working with The Dream and What He Brings to R&B
Not all R&B singers are created equal. In the world of Rhythm and Blues, many singers come in and become Pop superstars like Usher, Rihanna, Beyoncé and R. Kelly. But sometimes, even when the music is good, it seems that some singers just can’t get a break. Not all singers are able to achieve mainstream… Read more »
ALLEN STONE REFLECTS: ANGST, MUSIC AND SATISFACTION.
West Coast crooner and multi-instrumentalist Terrace Martin drops “Something Else” with fast rising West Coast rapper Problem and production assistance by none other than 9th Wonder. The song takes listeners through an up and down relationship, as Terrace deals with a self-absorbed girlfriend that’s changed her tune. Look for the Ab-Soul cameo in the beginning… Read more »
Singer Robin Thicke gets really raunchy in his latest video. Robin Thicke recently released his latest video for “Blurred Lines”, featuring T.I and Pharell. But it’s not a regular video you’ll see on TV. In fact, you’ll never see this on TV, as it’s filled with naked women including boobs and all. Done in a… Read more »
After months of surfaced social network pictures together, Kevin McCall reluctantly admits he’s dating model and TV host Eva Marcille. The R&B singer, who recently released his bedroom-driven mixtape Definition which features Tank, 2 Chainz and Travis Porter, is no longer afraid to admit who he’s dating. While in New York City on his press… Read more »
The singer releases his first single and it might be where the sound of R&B is headed. Deon Young, a Harlem-bred R&B musician, has just released his first official single “Mad Respect”. Young is one of the first artists to be introduced from Epic Records’ Sylvia Rhone, who spearheads the Vested in Culture imprint. After… Read more »
What do you get when you mix the new ratchet sounds of South Central LA with a singer that sounds like The Dream or The Weeknd? The answer is Tee Flii and his new genre of music he calls “Flii & B” – not R&B. It works too, with posts across the net and California… Read more »
JESSE BOKINS III ROCKS FIRST HEADLINING SHOW
“Brooklyn has proven to be a veritable breeding ground for talent. Whether it’s Hip-Hop icons like Jay-Z, boxing phenoms like Mike Tyson or even the greatest basketball player of all time in Michael Jordan, Brooklyn rarely disappoints. 22 year old Urban Contemporary artist Adrian Daniel, born and raised in the planet Brooklyn creates lush musical… Read more »
The R&B singer proves that if anyone’s going to cause a ruckus about the release of unflattering images, it shouldn’t be Beyonce. With the release of “Fumble”, the fifth single off his fifth album Chapter V, singer Trey Songz knows how to outdo himself every single time. And while we’re talking about his music, we’re… Read more »
Meet New York-based musician Selan. He’s a threat to those who just sing, as Selan is a composer, producer, singer and songwriter. Among many collaborations, he’s worked with Grammy-winning singer Adele. Peep the vid:
Maybach Music Group singer Omarion is back with the first release since his highly popular “M.I.A.” track featuring Wale. “Paradise” finds Maybach O in a drunken state, hoping to have a good night with his lady and later, take her to paradise. Do you think O has a hit here?
Notable singer/songwriter formerly of the group Next, RL, debuts the video to his first single, “Boo’d Up” featuring Big Play Entertainment label mate and fellow Minnesota native, Taylor J. Pulled off of his upcoming sophomore album, 5:15; so named for the actual time of his birth. RL feels he is ready to be reborn. RL… Read more »
With a unique sense of fashion, an up-beat style of music, and an undying desire to live “that life,” Typical Friday Night (TFN) brings a new video to the scene aptly dubbed “Bout That Life.” Directed by Dan Centrone, this bright visual coupled with the King Patrick’s production gives Hip-Hop heads something they’ve never seen… Read more »
TIMBALAND! MISSY! TWITTER? TRINIDAD JAMES? TWEET ANSWERS ALL!
Formerly a member of Pop boy band NLT, Texas-bred R&B singer Travis Garland has forged a new following and is reintroducing himself with his latest mixtape, Fashionably Late Volume II. According to the L.A. Times, after his release from Interscope Records, Garland took to YouTube to perform covers. He garnered more 10 million views and… Read more »