News Archives - Rated R&B


K. Michelle Says Her Final Album Will Release In 2016


K. Michelle has confirmed her third album is in the works. When a fan on Twitter demanded a live performance of “Silhouettes” at an award show, the Memphis native said, “not happening. […]

Bobby V Releases New Single ‘Hollywood Hearts’ + Announces New Film


Bobby V returns to his signature on his new single “Hollywood Hearts.” On the heartfelt tune, produced by Bob Robinson of Tim&Bob, the Atlanta native sings about lost love. “Can we […]

Tamar Braxton & K. Michelle Set To Perform Together At 2015 BET Awards


  Well, this is unexpected! Tamar Braxton and K. Michelle have been throwing shade at each other for a couple of years now. However, the two women are putting their past […]

K. Michelle, Janelle Monae, Robin Thicke Added To 2015 Bet Awards Performance Lineup


With the 2015 BET Awards just three days away, the network reveals more R&B artists who will take the stage. Janelle Monae, Robin Thicke, K. Michelle and Jidenna will take the […]

Tamia Hopes R&B Gets More Support Like Other Genres


Tamia is riding the wave after the release of her new album Love Life. The Canadian native continues to bring attention to her latest release by chatting with Billboard. In […]

Beyoncé, The Weeknd To Headline 2015 Made In America Festival


Beyoncé and The Weeknd will headline this year’s Made In America Festival. The highly-awaited event will be held on September 5-6 at Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia. Other performers will […]

Ciara, Tinashe, & Jason Derulo To Honor Janet Jackson At 2015 BET Awards


Janet Jackson is coming back with a bang! The legendary entertainer will receive the first-ever Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual Award at the 2015 BET Awards. According to BET, there […]

PHOTOS: Stephanie Mills, Faith Evans, SWV, Eric Roberson & More Perform At 2015 African American Festival

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Singers of all sorts flocked to Baltimore for its annual African American Festival this weekend. Produced by the City of Baltimore and greiBO, the two-day event brought out singers including Stephanie […]

Mary J. Blige Wants Role In Action Film


R&B trailblazer Mary J. Blige is putting her singing career on the backburner and pursing acting full time. In a recent interview with ELLE, the 44-year-old singer spoke candidly about […]

LISTEN: Lauryn Hill Covers Nina Simone’s ‘Feeling Good’ For Tribute Album

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A number of singers will salute legendary singer-activist Nina Simone with a special tribute album. Due on July 10, Nina Revisited: A Tribute to Nina Simone will serve as the […]