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Aretha Franklin Will Release A New Album This Month

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Aretha Franklin’s concept album is coming sooner than expected. According to a rep for Clive Davis, the Queen of Soul will cap off the month with the release of her […]

Usher’s ‘Good Kisser’ Reaches No. 1 On Urban AC Radio


After kicking off his “UR” album era in May, Usher earns his first number-one song on radio. With 2,020 radio spins “Good Kisser,” the lead single off his eighth studio […]

Aaliyah Biopic To Premiere In November


Despite all the drama behind the creation of the film, the Aaliyah biopic, executive produced by Wendy Williams, will premiere later this year. According to Lifetime TV, the “Aaliyah Movie” […]

Jhene Aiko’s ‘Souled Out’ Debuts At No. 1 On R&B Albums Chart

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Jhene Aiko has much to celebrate. Her debut album, “Souled Out,”  debuted at No. 3 on the Billboard 200. According to Hits Daily Double, Aiko sold 71,230 copies during her […]



Alternative R&B singer PARTYNEXTDOOR is ready to take to his talents on the road. The Canadian singer has announced his “PARTYNEXTDOOR Live Tour,” which kicks off on October 19 in […]

THEY’RE BACK: Pretty Ricky Teases Reunion Tour

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The original members of R&B/hip-hop group Pretty Ricky have reunited and are planning something special for their fans! Marcus Cooper, better known as Pleasure P, posted a video on Instagram […]

Eric Bellinger Announces New Mixtape, ‘Choose Up Season’


Despite releasing his debut album in February, Eric Bellinger sets his eyes on a new mixtape. The singer-songwriter has announced his latest project, “Choose Up Season,” which is slated to […]

Whitney Houston’s Live Album To Release In November


Earlier this year, music exec Clive Davis spilled the beans about a live Whitney Houston album being in the works. “Whitney never had a live album,” he said. “I really […]

Syleena Johnson Unveils ‘Chapter 6: Couples Therapy’ Album Cover, Tracklisting


Next month, Syleena Johnson will release her new album “Chapter 6: Couples Therapy.” With her new single “My Love” making buzz, the “R&B Divas: Atlanta” star looks to generate more […]

Traci Braxton Unveils ‘Crash & Burn’ Album Cover, Tracklisting


Traci Braxton reveals the cover art and tracklisting to her debut album “Crash & Burn.” After unleashing the music video for her debut single “Last Call” earlier this week, the singer’s […]