6 09, 2018

Macy Gray Slams Trump on Instagram With Clip of Single ‘White Man’

By |2018-09-06T12:36:09+00:00September 6th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

Yesterday (Sept. 5th), Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Macy Gray posted a cutting message to Donald Trump and his agenda of division and hate via Instagram. In the 48-second clip, Macy's powerful single “White Man” is the backing track to the troubling messages and images that have become normalized during the Trump presidency - and if you listen closely to the lyrics, you [Read More]

6 09, 2018

Donald Glover Wants His Royalties; Inks Deal With Adidas

By |2018-09-06T09:39:27+00:00September 6th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News, Rap News, Rappersroom|Tags: , |0 Comments

Singer/rapper Childish Gambino, real name Donald Glover, is thinking about suing his record label for allegedly taking a bigger slice of his royalties. Glover claims Glassnote Entertainment Group should not be allowed to take home 50 percent of his streaming royalties. Earlier this year, the label filed legal documents asking a judge to make a decision on the matter. Now, according to new court [Read More]

5 09, 2018

6LACK Sets September For Sophomore Album Release, Shares Cover Art

By |2018-09-05T21:44:28+00:00September 5th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

In August, 6LACK revealed the title of he sophomore album East Atlanta Love Letter and world tour dates.  Now, he has announced the release date of the opus, which is September 14th. The cover art is a photo of the artist in a home studio holding a box of pankcake mix as he carries his daughter in a baby carrier on [Read More]

5 09, 2018

Dawn Richard and Willie Taylor Lead ‘Kinky’ Soundtrack & Upcoming Film

By |2018-09-05T09:43:55+00:00September 5th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

R&B singers Dawn Richard and Willie Taylor (Day26) take the lead on the new motion picture soundtrack for the upcoming film, 'Kinky.' The project features five exclusive tracks from Dawn, who is also the star of the movie, and three tracks from Taylor, who also appears in the film. Indie standout Breazelle also lends three songs to the opus, which is slated for release on [Read More]

4 09, 2018

Queen Naija Drops “Karma” Performance Video; Reveals Meaning Behind Song

By |2018-09-04T22:00:32+00:00September 4th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

A little over a month ago, media queen-turned-R&B artist Queen Naija released her self-titled debut EP to much fanfare. The project featured the single, "Karma," which topped the Billboard Emerging Artists Chart. Now, Naija continues to expand the reach of the single by releasing an official live performance video of the record coupled with an explanation of the song. "When I wrote 'Karma,' it [Read More]

3 09, 2018

Janet Jackson Named BMI Icon; Receives Tribute From H.E.R., Normani, Teyana Taylor, More

By |2018-09-04T10:24:48+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , |0 Comments

The 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards, which recognizes the songwriters, producers and publishers of the year’s most-performed R&B/hip-hop songs, went down on Aug. 30 at Atlanta’s Woodruff Arts Center’s Symphony Hall. This year's event honored Janet Jackson with the BMI Icon Award and featured a surprise appearance by Missy Elliott. Song of the Year went to The Weeknd’s “I Feel It [Read More]

3 09, 2018

Olivia Nelson Releases Well-Rounded Debut EP, ‘For You’

By |2018-09-03T11:07:03+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Mix Room - R&B Mixtapes, Music, News, UK|0 Comments

London based R&B/Soul singer Olivia Nelson releases her much-anticipated debut EP, 'For You.' Headed by the lead single "Never Too Late," as well as the popular releases "Hideaway," "Smother me," and "Up All Night," the finely-calibrated 9-songs set features collaborations/cowrites from Jarreau Vandal, Carrasius Gold, Fred Cox, Tev’n, Franc Moody and more. 'For You' is themed around the end of a significant [Read More]

2 09, 2018

TV One’s Original ‘Dinner For Two’ Starring Mack Wilds Airs Tonight

By |2018-09-02T14:41:10+00:00September 2nd, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

R&B singer and actor Tristan 'Mack' Wilds leads the cast in the new TV One original film, 'Dinner For Two,' premiering tonight,  Sunday, September 2 at 7p.m./6c on TV One. Co-starring breakout star Chaley Rose ("Nashville"), 'Dinner For Two' is a complex love story about life and sacrifice. Wilds stars as Chris Moore, a man trying to come to terms with true love [Read More]

2 09, 2018

MAJOR. Drops Acoustic Music Video For Unreleased Song “Love Crazy”

By |2018-09-02T12:41:59+00:00September 2nd, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

With a week to go before he releases his debut album, Even More, MAJOR. continues to create awareness for the project, recently dropping the new acoustic video for  his un-released record "Love Crazy." The visual follows last week's acoustic performance of "Better With You In It" and will be available as an insta-grat after pre-ordering the forthcoming opus.  MAJOR.'s debut album [Read More]

2 09, 2018

Marsha Ambrosius Sets Release Date For New Album, ‘NYLA’

By |2018-09-02T12:12:23+00:00September 2nd, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Marsha Ambrosius will release her third solo studio album, NYLA, on September 28th via Human Resources/Entertainment One (eOne). The set, which follows 2014's 'Friends & Lovers,' is headed by the lead single, "Old Times," which dropped at top of the summer and currently sits at #18 on the Billboard & Mediabase UAC charts. Ambrosius also just dropped the new singles "Flood" and [Read More]

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