In 2016, R&B songs took the lead on various conversations, whether it was politics, social issues, self-esteem quandaries, bullying, relationships, love and more. Veteran artists like Beyonce, Maxwell, John Legend, and Alicia Keys used their star power to convey an abundance of messages and inspiration through song.
2016 was another year of great R&B songs. Veterans like Rihanna, Chris Brown, Beyoncé, and Jeremih continued their hit-making offerings while newcomers like Ro James, Tessanne Chin, and Anderson .Paak gave us beautifully crafted bodies of work covering a variety of topics.
Believe it or not, at the tender age of 32, Fantasia is now a grandma (or should we say, “glam mom”)!
This morning, she dropped by “Good Morning America” to debut one of the LP’s tracks called “I Made It.” It’s an uptempo, triumphant Gospel number that declares the arrival of her success. Produced by Tye Tribbett, the song is a meant to get you out of our seat, and it will!
You’ve heard the eclectic genre-palate of Fantasia’s previously-released offerings “No Time For It”,” “Ugly,” “Sleeping With The One I Love,” and “So Blue” among others, now get a whiff of the rest of the song titles the North Carolina-bred powerhouse has been working on
Inspired by the popular show Orange Is The New Black, the video features Fantasia as three fictional women: Brenda, Pauletta and Rox, who have all struggled in love. In this case, it’s the prison guard who’s playing them all.
Over the weekend, Fantasia and Anthony Hamilton’s tour stopped in Cleveland on Saturday (June 4), and Fantasia’s stay in Northeast Ohio was a special one.
Tasia’s latest offering “Sleeping With The One I Love” is a heavy blues tune about an affair. This is a juicy concept! Surely this isn’t loosely inspired by her previous relationship? Naaahh!
On Friday, April 29th, RCA Records platinum recording artists Anthony Hamilton and Fantasia hit the stage at Madison Square Garden. The sold out affair was a special treat for New York natives and an early present for Mother’s Day. The North Carolina natives are known for their electrifying voices, so music lovers were eager to witness the magic!
Two months ago, it was announced that Fantasia and Anthony Hamilton would bring loads of soul to a city near you with their joint tour. They’ve completed a few dates, but today, Fantasia added many more, and Maxwell has been added to a few!