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Tinashe Readies Second Album For November


Nearly a year after making a splash with her debut album, Aquarius, Tinashe is ready to release her follow-up. The 22-year-old artist has been on the road a lot lately — […]

Chris Brown Reveals 7th Album Title


Chris Brown has a new album on the way! On Saturday morning, the R&B sensation announced his seventh studio album is titled Royalty, named after his daughter. Royalty, reportedly set to arrive […]

Tinashe Added To Katy Perry’s ‘Prismatic World Tour’


Tinashe is booked for yet another tour. Following her live experience across the nation on Nicki Minaj’s Pinkprint Tour, the “2 On” singer will travel to South America to perform […]

The Weeknd Announces ‘The Madness Fall Tour’


It seems like The Weeknd is always on the road! The 25-year-old artist has announced his latest tour, The Madness Fall Tour. The 22-city North American tour will kick off on Nov. […]

Angie Stone Readies New Album For November


Angie Stone has a new album on the way! The R&B veteran announced today her new album, Dream, is set to arrive in November via Shanachie Entertainment/Conjunction Entertainment. The lead single […]

Ne-Yo To Play Tin Man In NBC’s ‘The Wiz Live’


The cast of NBC’s upcoming musical The Wiz Live! is steadily increasing with more of today’s biggest music stars. Singer-songwriter Ne-Yo has been announced as the latest addition to the star-studded […]

Jill Scott To Be Featured On Hello Beautiful’s Interludes Series


Jill Scott plans to bring her WOMAN album campaign to TV One this Friday. The Philly bred artist will delight her fans with her commanding pipes during a one-hour special […]

BET To Produce New Edition Biopic Miniseries


BET Networks and New Edition will make network history with a three-part miniseries. The network, along with five New Edition members (Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Ronnie DeVoe, Johnny Gill and […]

The Weeknd’s ‘Can’t Feel My Face’ Hits No. 1 On Billboard Hot 100


The Weeknd has scored his first No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with “Can’t Feel My Face.” The Max Martin produced track knocked OMI’s “Cheerleader” to No. 2 after […]

Timbaland Teases Unreleased Aaliyah Music


A new Aaliyah project may be on the way. After receiving many requests, her longtime producer Timbaland confirmed in an Instagram post that fans will get a chance to hear some of […]