Performance Archives - Rated R&B


Watch Jennifer Hudson Sing ‘The Color Purple’

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Jennifer Hudson is giving us a sneak peek of what to expect from her in the revival of the Broadway musical, The Color Purple. Hudson, who will play Shug Avery, joined co-star Cynthia […]

WATCH: Jordin Sparks Performs ‘They Don’t Give’ On ‘TODAY’


With her new album Right Here Right Now in stores, Jordin Sparks made a visit to The Today Show to promote the project. The Phoenix, AZ native performed her latest single, “They Don’t Give,” […]

Ciara Performs ‘Dance Like We’re Making Love’ On ‘Kelly And Michael’


Ciara is back on her promo run. The 29-year-old-singer performed “Dance Like We’re Making Love” live for the first time on television this morning on LIVE with Kelly & Michael.  Joined […]

Alessia Cara Performs ‘Here’ On ‘The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon’

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Emerging singer Alessia Cara made her television debut on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon this week to perform her breakthrough single “Here.” Backed by The Roots, the 19-year-old singer gave an exceptional […]

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 […]

WATCH: Ciara Performs National Anthem At MLB All-Star Game


Ciara visited the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati to perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” at the MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday. Accompanied by three backup singers, the “I Bet” artist sung an […]

Janelle Monae Performs ‘Yoga’ With Jidenna At 2015 BET Awards


Flex it!  Janelle Monae brought her talents to the 2015 BET Awards on Sunday night. Donning a black and white ensemble — her signature colors — Monae performed her new banger […]

Chris Brown, Tyga And Omarion Perform Hits At 2015 BET Awards


Chris Brown gave everyone a taste of what to expect from his One Hell of a Nite Tour at the 2015 BET Awards. Dressed in all white with a red fitted […]

Alicia Keys Joins The Weeknd For ‘Earned It’ Duet At 2015 BET Awards

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The Weeknd appeared at the BET Awards for the first time in his career. The Toronto native kicked off his two-song set with his new single “The Hills,” which will […]

Anthony Hamilton, Gary Clark Jr. Celebrate Lost Lives At 2015 BET Awards

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Anthony Hamilton and Gary Clark, Jr. brought soul to the 2015 BET Awards stage on Sunday night. The two crooners celebrated the lives of the Charleston 9 and industry heavyweights […]