THROWBACK THURSDAY: John Legend Ft. Andre 3000 – ‘Green Light’

With St. Patrick’s Day only a few days away, this week’s Throwback Thursday song is “Green Light,” by John Legend and  Andre 3000. Released in 2008, “Green Light” was the lead single from Legend’s third studio album, Evolver. The song showcased his ability to change musical styles from adult contemporary to club bangers. It also established him as an R&B artist who could successfully crossover and collaborate with hip-hop artist.

The single saw all ‘green lights’ on the Billboard charts including R&B/Hip-Hip Songs (#6) Hot Dance Club Songs (#4), and Hot 100 (#24). It also became a certified platinum single in the United States.

The Grammy Award winner is hard at work putting the finishing touches on his long-awaited fourth studio album, Love in the Future due later this year.

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Justine Skye Takes Us to ‘Heaven’ on New Song

Justine Skye is keeping the train moving with the release of her new song “Heaven.”

On the Charles Henshaw and Fred Ball-penned track, the 22-year-old songstress has finally met someone that has changed her life for the better.

“You got me feeling like I’m finally here / But it’s no wonder you gon’ leave me hurt / ‘Cause you make me feel like heaven all the time / All the time, all the time, all the time, yeah/I always feel like I’m forsaken / With you I feel saved, yeah / My heart has always hit the pavement / I’ve never been a saint but maybe that’ll change,” she sings.

“Heaven” is the fifth track release ahead of Skye’s debut album Ultraviolet, which is due January 19. Other single releases include “U Don’t Know” featuring WizKid, “Back For More” featuring Jeremih, “Don’t Think About It” and “Goodlove.”

Stream “Heaven” below.

Mary J. Blige Releases New Uplifting Track ‘Bounce Back’

In celebration of her 47th birthday (Jan. 11), Mary J. Blige released a brand new track titled “Bounce Back.” On the uplifting track, Blige sings about how she pulls through during the difficult times in her life.

“What I been through (yeah) / All I the suffering and the fighting but I still pull through (yeah) / Still we rise and we fall every time,” Blige sings. “You I know I always bounce back / Never turn back / Love is like that,” she continues.

“Bounce Back” appears to be a treat to Blige’s fans. The song is currently only available to stream on Soundcloud.

This is been an eventful week for Blige. On her birthday, she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. “I’m so grateful for this star right now because I’ve earned it probably three times,” she said. “I say that with confidence and not arrogance. I say it because I know that now, and I know my worth, and what this means.”

Bobby V Teams with Snoop Dogg for New Song ‘Lil Bit’

Bobby V joins forces with Snoop Dogg for his latest single titled “Lil Bit.”

Over a mid tempo production layered with handclaps, Bobby V sings, “Mona lisa got nothing on you / Perfect picture no filter on you / Girl you know my style is complete / You be tripping because you just a tease.” He continues, “All I need is a lil bit / Not a lot, just lil bit / Take it off for me real quick / Sneak peek, let me get a lil grip.”

Last year, Bobby V announced his multi-million dollar deal with Universal Music Group. His next album, Electrik, is set to release on February 23.

Stream “Lil Bit” by Bobby V and Snoop Dogg below.

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