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GRAMMYS: Mary J. Blige Only Artist To Win Awards In Four Genres


As the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards approaches, we continue our GRAMMY fact rundown with Mary J. Blige. Throughout her two-decade career, Blige has won nine gramophones out of her 31 […]

GRAMMYS: Stevie Wonder Is The Most Awarded R&B Artist In ‘Album Of The Year’ Category


After schooling readers on GRAMMY facts surrounding the Best R&B Song and Best R&B Album categories, we direct our focus to Album of the Year, one of four general field […]

Toni Braxton, Babyface Make GRAMMY History, First Duo Nominated For ‘Best R&B Album’


Last week, we began our R&B GRAMMY fact rundown with Jhené Aiko and the Best R&B Song category. We continue educating our readers about the GRAMMYs and the interesting facts […]

Jhené Aiko Makes ‘Best R&B Song’ GRAMMY History


Before 2014 ended, the Recording Academy announced the nominees for the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards. As previously reported, Sam Smith and Beyoncé led the nominations for R&B/soul artists with a […]

R&B Albums To Be Released In January 2015

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The month of January is filled with releases from five talented R&B singers. Jazmine Sullivan leads the pack with the release of her long-awaited third studio album Reality Show. Following […]

Our 14 Favorite R&B Songs Of 2014

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There was a lot of great R&B music that was released this year. From the real R&B divas to the male heartthrobs, the RatedRnB.com team has the break down of […]

RECAP: Tinashe Slays Rams Head Live In Baltimore


On Thursday night, Tinashe’s Aquarius Tour made a pit stop at Rams Head Live in Baltimore. The show was in support of her debut album, Aquarius, which was released on […]

INTERVIEW: Adrian Marcel Talks ‘GMFU’ Album & Mentor Raphael Saadiq

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Adrian Marcel was made for the music. A natural born star, the 24-year-old grew up in the music field highly encouraged by his family and hometown of Oakland, Calif. By […]

ALBUM REVIEW: K. Michelle – ‘Anybody Wanna Buy A Heart?’


If there were any question as to whether the ever-blunt K. Michelle would continue to bare all on her new album, the cover photo alone offers a hint. Though strategically […]

4 Reasons To Buy Mary J. Blige’s New Album ‘The London Sessions’


Mary J. Blige will release her 13th studio album The London Sessions on December 2. The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul fled to London this summer to soak up the music […]