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Miguel Covers Fault Magazine, Talks ‘Wildheart’ Sales and Prince Comparisons


Miguel graces the art issue of Fault Magazine. In his cover story, the “Adorn” singer speaks about being compared to Prince, his longevity in music and his third album Wildheart.  Read excerpts from […]

Andra Day Launches Rise Up Essence Festival Program in NYC

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Andra Day is using her music to make a positive impact on women. In collaboration with Coca-Cola and Essence, the Grammy nominated singer launched her new program called Rise Up […]

Tinashe Featured in Paper Magazine’s Youth Issue

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Tinashe is turning heads with her new spread in Paper Magazine’s youth issue, photographed by Charlotte Rutherford. Styled by Sammy K, the 23-year-old entertainer is captured wearing various elegant pieces of lingerie, […]

Ciara Stuns on Cover of Essence’s May Issue


Grammy award-winning singer Ciara graces the May issue of Essence magazine. In the Secret Garden issue, the singer is dressed in various floral pieces just in time for Mother’s Day. […]

Beyoncé Covers ELLE: Talks Ivy Park, Perfectionism and Business


Beyoncé broke the internet last Thursday when she announced the arrival of her activewear line Ivy Park. She simultaneously debuted her May covers for her global deal with ELLE, which […]

Photos: LeToya Luckett, Kyndall Ferguson, Trina Braxton and More Attend ‘Here We Go Again’ Premiere In Atlanta

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Stars in the Atlanta area united for the premiere of TVOne’s new scripted series, Here We Go Again on Monday night. The stars of the show — LeToya Luckett, Kyndall Ferguson and Wendy […]

K. Michelle Reveals Third Album Title: ‘More Issues Than Vogue’

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K. Michelle’s third studio album is coming sooner than expected. The R&B singer-songwriter has announced her new album will be titled More Issues Than Vogue. Along with the album title, Michelle also revealed […]

Tinashe Sizzles On Complex Cover

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Tinashe is delivering cold sweats with her steamy February/March 2016 Complex cover. Wearing a lime green Moschino swimsuit standing in a tall glass of water with a straw ready for […]

Faith Evans Enlists Producer Stevie J For Duets Album With Notorious B.I.G.

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Faith Evans is putting in work. A few details have emerged involving her upcoming duets album, The King and I, with her late husband Notorious B.I.G. Over the weekend, Evans shared […]

See Photos From Tank’s ‘Great Gatsby’ Themed Birthday Party


R&B superstar Tank was left stunned on Friday night when his longtime girlfriend Zena Foster and Jamie Foxx hosted a surprise birthday party for him. The exclusive Great Gatsby-themed celebration, sponsored by […]

Mya Readies New Album ‘Smoove Jones’ For February, Unveils Artwork


A new album from Mya is on its way. The R&B veteran has announced her eighth independent album, Smoove Jones, will release on February 14, 2016 (Valentine’s Day). Executive produced by […]

Monica Enlists Missy Elliott, Timbaland & Akon For ‘Code Red’ + Unveils Album Cover


On Dec. 18, Monica will release her highly anticipated album Code Red via RCA Records. With less than a month away until the album releases, the R&B veteran unveils its official artwork and […]

Tweet Unveils ‘Charlene’ Album Cover


As anticipation builds for Tweet’s third studio album, Charlene, the R&B veteran unveils its official cover art. Charlene, due out Jan. 22, 2016, will be Tweet’s first album to release in ten […]

R. Kelly Enlists Jhene Aiko, Tinashe For ‘Buffet’ Album, Unveils Artwork


R. Kelly is prepping to serve his fans his Buffet album on Dec. 11. While we wait, the R&B legend has shared the official cover — standard and deluxe — and its […]

Melanie Fiona Is Pregnant!

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Melanie Fiona is going to be a mommy! The singer-songwriter shared her exciting news in an Instagram post. “The greatest power a person possesses is the power to choose,” she […]

Adele Shares ’25’ Album Cover And Tracklisting


Hurricane Adele is gearing up to overtake the Billboard charts. The songstress has announced her highly anticipated third studio album, 25, will release on Nov. 20. While fans await the musical […]

PHOTOS: Tinashe Poses For Playboy

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Tinashe has everyone talking about her posing for Playboy — who recently rebranded and will no longer publish nude photos. The 22-year-old singer brought her good looks to the magazine’s “Becoming Attraction” issue. In the issue, […]

Chris Brown Unveils ‘Royalty’ Album Cover


With a little over a month until his new album Royalty drops, Chris Brown unveils its official cover. The beautifully shot cover shows Chris holding his one-year-old daughter Royalty close to his chest […]

PHOTOS: Avery Wilson Hosts Private Listening Session In Atlanta

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RCA Records/BetIPennedIt artist Avery Wilson recently held a private listening session at Zac’s Recording Studio in Atlanta to formally introduce himself to opinion leaders. The intimate gathering was hosted by Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter Sean […]

PHOTOS: Raheem DeVaughn, Ty Dolla $ign Bring Healthy Message To DC Students

TY Dolla $ign, Raheem Devaughn, and Chef James "JR" Robinson Chat It Up Before Addressing Students. Photo Credit: @MisterPhotographer/

Rising artist Ty Dolla $ign teamed with R&B veteran Raheem DeVaughn’s nonprofit organization, LoveLife Foundation, last week to surprise and bring a “healthy” message to DC Public School Students at Dunbar […]

Tamar Braxton Unveils ‘Calling All Lovers’ Album Cover And Sets New Release Date


Tamar Braxton is ready for her Tamartians to hear her sophomore album, Calling All Lovers. Today, the entertainer unveiled the official artwork for her new project, which is set to arrive on […]

Janet Jackson Unveils ‘Unbreakable’ Album Cover, Confirms Release Date


Janet Jackson has unveiled the official artwork for her comeback album, Unbreakable. On the cover, the music icon rocks big curls  while sporting a few rings and bracelets. Her new album, Unbreakable, is scheduled […]

PHOTO: Teyana Taylor Reveals She Is Pregnant!


Congratulations are in order for Teyana Taylor and her boyfriend Iman Shumpert! The couple announced on Instagram today that they are expecting a baby girl! Shumpert posted a photo of […]

PHOTO: Tiffany Evans Gives Birth To A Baby Girl


Tiffany Evans is now a mother of two! The 23-year-old entertainer revealed her big news via an Instagram post on Monday afternoon. The R&B shared a photo of her holding […]

REVIEW: Tamia Rocks Rams Head Live In Baltimore


Tamia’s Love Life Tour made a stop at Rams Head Live in Baltimore on Friday night. The tour is in support of her latest album, Love Life, which is in […]