New Music: Tory Lanez – Say It

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Yes, Tory! Sang that sh*t!

Tory Lanez is here to release his first official single and we’re all here for it! Titled “Say It,” the new track samples the ’90s Brownstone hit “If You Love Me.”

Teasing the track for the last two Friday’s, today brought forth the single in its entirety, and it was definitely worth the wait. Cooing out, “When I come down on it / You’ll love when I’m down on it / F*ck around and spend time on it,” the sensual new love song has Tory letting his lady know that she’s gonna have to do more than just say it.

Take a listen below!

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New Music: Jordin Sparks – They Don’t Give

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While we heard a sample of Jordin Sparks‘ new song “They Don’t Give” on her #ByeFelicia mixtape, today the talented singer has given us the full version of the love-filled track.

Coming courtesy of none other than Babyface and Salaam Remi, the ballad is reminiscent of any early ’90s track that had Babyface behind the pen. Singing out, “If we’re gonna make it through whatever, don’t let them hate / ‘Cause our love was meant to be forever, no matter what they say,” Jordin pours out her heart to the man who has it.

The “American Idol” champion’s third album Right Here Right Now is due out August 21. It is available for pre-order on iTunes now.

Take a listen below:

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New Music: Alicia Keys – 28 Thousand Days

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Alicia Keys has returned with a new single, which accompanies her new campaign with Levi’s Jeans.

Titled “28 Thousand Days,” the new release – which references the average number of days of a human’s life span (76 years) – has A. Keys belting out some uplifting lyrics for those who are in need of motivation.

Cooing out, “There’s only 28,000 days / Who would you love, where would you go, what would you celebrate? / I’m tellin’ you that life’s too short to just throw it away / So have the time of your life,” she gives you the encouragement of a lifetime in just under 3 minutes and 30 seconds.

Prepping for the release of her follow-up album to 2012’s Girl On Fire, Alicia has been in the studio with her hubby Swizz Beatz and Pharrell Williams, among others.

Take a listen to her new song below:

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Mariah Carey Hits The Studio with French Montana and Justin Bieber

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Is it time already? Superstar diva Mariah Carey says yes!

Hitting the studio with both French Montana and Justin Bieber, the self-proclaimed “elusive chanteuse” seems to be cooking up another set of tunes for her lovely lambs.

Taking to her Instagram to post a few shots of her in the studio, the veteran singer has teamed up with Bad Boy signee, French Montana and Pop sensation Justin Bieber, who according to TMZ crashed the session. Letting us know that the new sound will be “#comingsoon,” fans flooded her page with positive statements about what she could possibly be working on.

What’s interesting to us is the fact that Mariah and Bad Boy created some of the top remixes together in the ’90s. With French signed to Bad Boy, does that mean we can get a reunion between Diddy and MC on some new music too?

Only time will tell… Take a look at another snap below:

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K. Michelle and Azealia Banks Cancel Joint Tour

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K. Michelle and Azealia Banks were getting ready to bring their talents to a city near you on their recently announced joint tour, but it appears the tour is over before it even began.

Azealia took to Twitter to share the bad news. She didn’t explain why the tour was canceled, only saying that she received an email from K. Michelle’s team saying that she was “unavailable this fall.”

K. Michelle shed some more light on the cancelled outing in a lengthy note on Instagram. She blamed it on overworking herself and shot down rumors that there was bad blood between her and Azealia. She also claims the cancelation was not due to poor ticket sales.

The 20-date North American trek was set to kick off Sept. 15 in Indianapolis and wrap Oct. 15 in Los Angeles.

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Video: Tiara Thomas – On Me

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Tiara Thomas certainly doesn’t have time or energy for shade or haters in her new video for “On Me.”

It’s a confident response to anyone or anything trying to stop her shine. Over sensual synths and rolling hi-hats by Ryan “Ryghteous” Tedder, the Indianapolis singer lets the world know that “you can’t throw your shade on me / You can’t put a label on me / You can’t put a stain on me.”

In the slick visual, she lounges amid gilded picture frames, clouds of smoke, and a luxurious bathtub.

Look for the song on her upcoming EP Up in Smoke, due Aug. 12.

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Listen: Prince Releases New Single “Stare”

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Times are good when music royalty continue to bless us with new material. After just a year since the release of his two comeback albums Art Official Age and Plectrumelectrum, Prince is getting ready to drop another solo project, due out in the final quarter of 2015.

Following the lead single “HardRockLover” Prince doubles down and shares the second single from his forthcoming album, tentatively titled The Hit & Run Album.

“First things first,” Prince sings, “We like you to stare—we used to go on stage in our underwear.”

Interestingly, “Stare” is available via Spotify less than a month after Prince pulled his entire catalog from the music streaming service in favor of his new business relationship with TIDAL. Listen to “Stare” below:

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Janet Jackson, Sam Smith, The Weeknd and More Lead 2015 iHeartRadio Music Festival Line-Up

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Las Vegas is the place to be this September 18-19!

Returning for their fifth year the iHeartRadio Music Festival will take over Sin City and the MGM Grand. R&B will be rightfully represented well this year, as the recently announced line-up includes some of the today’s hottest singers, and a headlining performance from none other than Janet Jackson!

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