News Archives - Rated R&B


Erykah Badu, Anthony Hamilton, Floetry, Estelle And Others To Perform At 2015 Summer Spirit Festival


It’s that time of the year! The Summer Spirit Festival returns on Saturday, August 8 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD. The big event will be headlined by Erykah […]

Syleena Johnson Announces #HarmonyChallenge


    Calling all male singers! Syleena Johnson is looking for male singers in each of her Couples Therapy Tour cities to help her perform her Dave Hollister-assisted duet, “Harmony.” In order to […]

Chris Brown Previews Sneaker Collaboration With Asics

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Chris Brown is looking to expand his brand into the footwear industry. The 26-year-old singer announced on Instagram that he is a collaboration in the works with sneaker brand Asics. “This my […]

Tyrese Earns First No. 1 Album On Billboard 200 With ‘Black Rose’


Tyrese has much to celebrate! The R&B veteran’s new album “Black Rose” has debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with 81,000 equivalent units sold during its first week […]

Kenny Lattimore Announces Summer Tour Dates


  Following the recent release of Anatomy Of A Love Song, Kenny Lattimore is set to hit the road with Dave Koz and Rick Braun as their special guest.   The […]

Tweet To Release New Album ‘Charlene’ In 2016


Tweet is ready for a comeback! The R&B veteran has announced her new album, Charlene, will release on January 22, 2016 via eOne Music. The album will serve as the follow-up to […]

Jennifer Hudson Announced As New Face Of New York & Company’s ‘Soho Jeans Collection’


Jennifer Hudson teams up with New York & Company as the new face of their Soho Jeans Collection. Inspired by 70’s apparel, the hip denim collection consists of different styles […]

Tyrese Challenges Mainstream Radio Stations To Play New Single ‘Shame’


Is there still racism in radio? Tyrese asks this question as he promotes his new album Black Rose and campaigns to put R&B music at the forefront of all mainstream […]

Raheem DeVaughn, Leela James Announce ‘The Love N’ Soul Experience’ Tour


R&B fans are in for a big treat this fall! With Janet Jackson, K. Michelle,  and Syleena Johnson scheduled to hit the road on their respective tours, Raheem DeVaughn and […]

K. Michelle Announces Joint Tour With Azealia Banks


Well, this is interesting! The music industry’s most outspoken artists K. Michelle and rapper Azealia Banks have joined forces for a joint tour. Powered by CENTRIC and BET, the 20-date tour […]