Features Archives - Rated RnB


15th Anniversary: 4 Reasons To Love Destiny’s Child’s Iconic ‘The Writing’s on the Wall’


This week marks the 15th Anniversary of the release of Destiny’s Child’s second album “The Writing’s on the Wall.” Released on July 27, 1999, very few albums have come along […]

CHART CHECK: Pharrell’s ‘G I R L’ Eyes Gold Status, Marsha Ambrosius’ New Album Debuts At No. 2


Billboard 200 Sam Smith’s debut album “In the Lonely Hour” remains in the top ten this week. The British singer sold 35,000 copies, holding the No. 6 spot. Smith has […]

10 Songs To Mend A Broken Heart

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Music is the remedy to many of life’s battles. One of those battles are the inevitable heartbreaks that all of us experience at some point in our lives. Fortunately, music […]

CHART CHECK: Leela James’ ‘Fall For You’ Album Debuts In Top 10 + John Legend’s ‘You & I’ Makes Hot Entrance


There hasn’t been much change on the charts in the last two weeks. Jason Derulo, John Legend and Pharrell Williams are pretty much the dominating forces on the charts right […]

MUSIC NOTE: 5 Songs To Kick Up Your Summer Playlist


We are in the heart of summer and that means it’s time to upgrade your music playlist. Here are five songs to keep things hot. Whether you’re having a nice […]

CHART CHECK: Usher Scores 13th No. 1 Song + Trey Songz Scores Second No. 1 Album

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Last week, R&B music fans showed their support for their favorite R&B artists in stores, on digital retailers and at radio stations. One R&B artist in particular was Trey Songz. […]

5 Reasons To Love Trey Songz’ ‘Trigga’ Album


  When is the last time you heard an R&B album so refreshing as if a flow of fresh, cool water poured into the music industry? An album that breathes […]

Instagram Photos Of The Week: Solange, Monica, Ciara, Keyshia Cole & Others


Back by popular demand is our “Instagram Photos Of The Week” feature. In our new installment, find out what Solange and Elle Varner were up to in New Orleans. Also, […]

ALBUM REVIEW: Trey Songz – ‘Trigga’


Trey Songz delivers to us ‘Trigga, the R&B crooner’s sixth album, via Songbook/ Atlantic Records. On the latest effort we find Songz “unchained” and ready to cement his place on […]

R&B Album Release Dates For July 2014


If you thought the month of June had great album releases, July gets even better. Trey Songz and Robin Thicke will drop their new albums just in time for the […]