Prince is a reminder that talent overcomes downhill perceptions of older artists. The living legend still demands attention with each career move, this year he was the attraction at SXSW and the Billboard Music Awards. It should be no surprise that a duet with talented vocalist Ledisi would not shake fans up. "Ain't Gonna Miss U When U're Gone" is a six minute collaboration born from a marriage between soul and funk music. Prince is expected to release a full album later this year.
Kelly Rowland has been the talk of the week with the release of her new album, Talk A Good Game. Ms. Rowland's personal single "Dirty Laundry" was buzzing around the internet and gossip shows due to the revealing lyrics. R. Kelly added to the life of the song on the remix by airing out his issues with impersonating artists. The record finally offers insight into the Ms. Rowland's emotion state.
In order to crack the top three positions, Chris Brown and Beyonce were pushed down to make room for Baiyu. The burgeoning star has become a familiar name on Singersroom since earning a spot on the Popular Singles of the week for her song “ColdHeart.” Biayu’s new record "Skip A Beat" can make you two step; the bubbly combination of producer Grand Staff and Baiyu reminds us of catching love butterflies.
The rest of the pack trailing in the final chart positions are Beyonce, Chris Brown, Amel Larrieux, India. Arie, OMG Girlz, Joe, and Ciara for the Top 10 Most Popular R&B Single of the Week.