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NEW SONG: Johnson Orchid – ‘Dance It Off’


Up-and-coming singer Johnson Orchid gets deep with his new single “Dance It Off.” Telling the story of a woman whose only escape is on the dance floor, Orchid offers soft and […]

VIDEO: Janet Jackson Feat. J Cole – ‘No Sleeep’

Janet Jackson's No Sleeep video

After a long wait, Janet Jackson has released the visual for “No Sleeep.” For the first time in five years, we get to see a music video from Jackson.  Beginning […]

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 […]

GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets To Lauryn Hill’s Concert At Pier Six Pavilion In Baltimore!


Music icon Lauryn Hill is coming to the DMV! The “Doo Wop” singer is set to perform at Pier Six Pavilion in Baltimore on Friday, August 7. Doors open at […]

RATED NEXT: Samm Henshaw


Samm Henshaw is on his way to international stardom. The British singer’s has been getting a lot of buzz in the United Kingdom. “It’s been weird,” he says. “We haven’t […]

VIDEO: Stacy Barthe – ‘Here I Am’


Stacy Barthe has released a visual for “Here I Am,” which is lifted off her debut album BEcoming.  Directed by Ryan J. Francis, the black-and-white visual shows Barthe singing an acoustic […]

Janet Jackson Releases New Version Of ‘No Sleeep’ Featuring J Cole


Janet Jackson enlists rapper J Cole for the album version of her new single “No Sleeep.” According to Billboard, the remix hits radio stations (urban AC, urban and rhythmic) on Thursday. […]

NEW SONG: Kehlani Feat. Trey Songz – ‘The Way (Remix)’


Trey Songz lends his voice to his label mate Kehlani’s remix of “The Way.” “You got my mind gone, tripping / You know I love these women / But you […]

Monica Performs ‘Just Right For Me’ At Players’ Awards

Monica BET Players Awards

As Monica readies her Code Red album, she graced the stage at the first annual BET Players’ Awards, which aired on Tuesday night. Backed by four dancers and a live band, the R&B vet performed […]

D△WN Bares All For PETA


D△wn, formerly known as Dawn Richard, strips down for PETA’s Body by Vegan campaign. On the revealing poster, D△wn is completely nude as she takes a bite from a juicy strawberry. In a […]