“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 »
MIXTAPE DOWNLOAD: BLOCK ENT. NEW ARTIST KRIS KELLI “WARRIOR”
Chicago-bred R&B singer Jesse Boykins III introduces us to a live in-studio performance of “Strange Recreation”, sponsored by Red Bull. The performance takes place inside of the Red Bull Studio in Los Angeles. The 28-year-old soul/funk artist is now working on a currently untitled album. Peep the video:
Atlanta-based R&B singer August Alsina is back with an all new video for “I Luv This Sh*t”, his first official release on Def Jam Records. The crooner teams with the ever-popular “All Gold Everything” rapper Trinidad James, who appears towards the end of the song. Alsina received buzz last year when he released his first… Read more »
Up and coming funk and R&B artist Andy Allo teams up with Guitar Center for their new video series called Guitar Center Sessions. In an exclusive performance of her song, “If I Were A King,” Guitar Center Sessions showcases Andy’s exclusive live performance captured in hi-definition at Guitar Center’s famous Hollywood, CA location. Each episode of Guitar Center Sessions also features intimate… Read more »
The renowned and at times abstract Kool Keith has teamed up with up-and-coming EDM/trap DJ and producer TOKiMONSTA for her trippy video called “The Force.” Combining slapping claps, a booming sub and an atmospheric flow from Kool Keith, TOKiMONSTA lays down electronic synths, tribal percussion and an every changing beat sequence to give us something… Read more »
When Whitney Houston was living she was the first female artist to debut #1 on Billboard Top 200, received over 400 awards, sold over 200 million records worldwide and is on the shortlist of the greatest singing voices ever recorded. She continues that dominance with a pre-Grammy tribute planned, being immortalized in wax and having… Read more »
Melodic was the name given by a fan to the R&B and pop artist who composed what many have said are some of the most remarkable melodies and intricate harmonies that the R&B and Pop genres have heard in many years. The up and-coming artist Melodic had his first big break at age 18 when… Read more »
R&B singer Dawn Richard, who recently inked a distribution deal with Altavoz Distribution, is now prepping to release her long-awaited solo debut, Goldenheart. To share a sneak peek of the album, Dawn has released an enticing preview – check it out below: Goldenheart’s release is planned for January 15, 2013, with a simultaneous video release… Read more »
ALTS: INT’L. ROOTS & CULTURE STAR KHALILAH ROSE PUTS A NEW FACE ON REGGAE’S RISE
Three-time Grammy Award-winner Ne-Yo is not only celebrating his platinum hit, “Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)”, but he also wants to wish you a Merry Christmas! Ne-Yo and his team, Compound Entertainment, put together a well-wishing video filled with smiles and introductions. The video asks “What does Christmas mean to… Read more »
Diddy’s girlfriend Cassie will stay at the top of your mind, as the singer releases her new visual for the single “End of the Line”. Check the visual: The song is slated to appear on the Cassie’s upcoming mixtape, RockaByeBaby.
Recently nominated for a Grammy for his standout track “I Want You”, singer Luke James is back with the visual for his latest, “Make Love To Me”. The song, produced by Salaam Remi and written by Ne-Yo, is the second official single off of James’ debut Made To Love, slated for a 2013 release. The… Read more »
While still celebrating his Billboard-certified Top 10 album release, R.E.D., singer Ne-Yo stopped by NBC’s “The Voice” to perform his platinum single “Let Me Love You”. “The Voice” finalist, Amanda Brown, joined Ne-Yo on stage to sing part of the song. Brown was eliminated from the competition on Tuesday (December 4). Team Adam and Team… Read more »
“When you first come in the game they try to play you”… Jay-Z’s line best describes the feelings of a new artist, and one of the newest additions to the world of Soul, Krissy Krissy. Mentored by Slaughterhouse rapper Joell Ortiz , she is a Brooklyn native, songwriter, artist, and guitarist. Krissy Krissy fights to… Read more »
New Orleans-bred singer August Alsina has now garnered a reputation for taking Hip-Hop songs and turning them into full-on R&B ballads. This time, he takes rapper The Game’s popular single, “Celebration”, and flips it. And it sounds pretty good. Alsina is signed to The-Dream’s Radio Killa imprint, distributed through Def Jam. Can’t wait to hear… Read more »
3 QUESTIONS WITH: YOUNG MONEY CROONER (AND PREACHER’S KID?) PJ MORTON
Singer Jeremih has been on the roll lately with the buzz of his mixtape Late Nights With Jeremih. He teams up with Chicago-fast talker Twista and longtime collaborator Do or Die member, AK-47. Late Nights, hosted by DJ Drama, allows Jeremih to make the music he wants to make. Peep the video:
TYLER PERRY IS ACCUSED OF STEALING THE MOVIE “GOOD DEEDS” FROM A PHILADELPHIA WRITER..READ IT HERE FIRST ON ALLHIPHOP.COM!
Singers Avant and KeKe Wyatt have teamed up again for a duet in the latest video for the song “You & I”. This isn’t the first time these two have joined each other on wax – the first being 2001’s “Nothing in this World”. Most recently, the spotlight has been on former prison inmate KeKe… Read more »
It’s been a huge year for singer Brandy, as she’s made a comeback to music with the release of the popular “Put It Down” featuring Chris Brown off of her sixth studio album, Two Eleven. Recently, she released a behind-the-scenes video of the release week as she promoted Two Eleven at radio stations and autograph signings…. Read more »
VIDEO: NEWLY MARRIED MIGUEL? NOPE, BUT HE STILL BRINGS “THE THRILL”
Singer August Alsina has been steady at work since the last time we spoke to him, and now he’s at it again with the remix to “Bandz”, an acoustic version of Juicy J’s #1 song. Alsina is one of Def Jam’s latest signees, and he’s currently prepping his new mixtape and debut album. “Bandz” is… Read more »
Once likened to Stevie Wonder by the New York Times, singer Allen Stone returns with a personal invitation inside the studio as he performs his latest, “Figure It Out”. The Washington native, who got his start in the church, recently released the new vinyl version of his self-titled album and added “Figure It Out” as… Read more »
Grammy-nominated neo-soul singer Musiq Soulchild is making a return to New York City in a big way this November, as he headlines the much talked about music showcase “R&B Spotlight” at the famed SOB’s nightclub. The Philly singer, with hits including “Love”, “Halfcrazy”, and “SoBeautiful”, became an author this past summer when he released his… Read more »
Singer Omarion is back with one of his first visuals as a member of the Maybach Music Group imprint with his video for the popular “M.I.A” featuring rapper Wale. In this new visual, Omarion shows us that he’s still got the moves that made him popular in the early to mid-’00s and croons about a… Read more »