Features Archives - Rated R&B


R&B Album Release Dates: November 2015


While October was filled with many R&B releases, November only has a handful. At any rate, music lovers will be treated to music by Adele, Angie Stone, Seal and newcomer […]

EP REVIEW: Tiffany Evans – ‘All Me’

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If the name Tiffany Evans sounds familiar to you, it should. You may have seen the then-10-year-old singer’s flawless Star Search appearances. They culminated in her winning the junior division […]

R&B Album Release Dates: October 2015


October is packed with some exciting R&B album releases! With projects from Janet Jackson, Tamar Braxton and Lalah Hathaway and others, R&B aficionados are in for a treat this month. Jackson’s […]

REVIEW: Tamia Rocks Rams Head Live In Baltimore


Tamia’s Love Life Tour made a stop at Rams Head Live in Baltimore on Friday night. The tour is in support of her latest album, Love Life, which is in […]

ALBUM REVIEW: Teedra Moses – ‘Cognac & Conversation’


It’s been over a decade since Teedra Moses released her critically acclaimed debut album, Complex Simplicity, via TVT Records. The New Orleans native kept her fans’ attention over the years […]

R&B Album Release Dates: August 2015


August looks like it will be an exciting month for R&B lovers. Artists such as Teedra Moses and Jordin Sparks will be releasing their respective comeback album. Cognac & Conversation is Moses’ […]

5 Reasons We Love Janet Jackson


Having stepped out of the spotlight a few years ago, it was unclear if we’d ever get another album from Janet Jackson. She certainly has enough success to make for […]

Mary J. Bliges’ Most Uplifting Songs


Mary J. Blige has recorded 13 studio albums in her two decade career. With every song recorded, the Yonkers native displayed a transparent spirit and opened up about her love […]

ALBUM REVIEW: Kenny Lattimore – ‘Anatomy of a Love Song’


To get an idea of the mindset that must have driven Kenny Lattimore as he crafted his new album, Anatomy of a Love Song, the track “Built to Last” is […]

ALBUM REVIEW: Case – ‘Heaven’s Door’

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“Timeless” is the appropriately named opening track on Case’s solid new album, Heaven’s Door, a 13-song set that proves the veteran R&B singer’s staying power. But despite his longevity, the […]