Archive for October, 2012

Rihanna Announces Historical “777” Tour

Rihanna is ready to make history again and on a global scale. The Pop superstar is gearing up for the release of her seventh studio album, Unapologetic on November 19, but prior to the LP hitting stores she will be launching a historical whirlwind promotional tour around the world.

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Usher, Keyshia Cole, Miguel & Trey Songz Interview at Philly’s Powerhouse 30

This past Friday, Power99 in Philly held their mega Powerhouse 30 concert with many of R&B and Hip-Hop’s biggest stars. Including Usher, who performed his two singles with Rick Ross, as well Keyshia Cole, Miguel and Trey Songz all hit the stage. The bill was stacked high, and each act took the time to speak with the Power crew for backstage interviews. See Usher’s above where he talks about his 12k puppy, his upcoming role as Sugar Ray Leonard and more, catch the rest below…

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New Music: SZA – “See SZA Run” (EP)

We first featured emerging alternative soul singer SZA, with her song “Country,” from this past August. There was something seductively attractive from her subdued, but emotional vocal. Well, just in time for cuddle season the songstress has released her debut EP, titled “See SZA Run.” A collection of laid back, trancy, intertwined soulful tracks.

Following the release of her “Country” video, SZA releases her debut EP See.SZA.Run. Each song leaves an indelible trace. Her lyrics probe through the corners of our psyche, saying everything we feel yet somtimes hesitate to express. It’s SZA’s relatable narratives and filling voice backed by deep, lush production that make this such a precious find among music lovers. The 7-track EP includes production by Top Notch, ApSuperProducer, BrandUn DeShay and more.

Follow the jump to stream and download now!

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New Music: Shanell feat. Busta Rhymes – “Last Time”

Shanell is going to make sure she makes it real good, and leaves an everlasting impression if this is the last time she can. The Young Money singer-songwriter releases the very sultry, subtle, sexy new single “Last Time,” featuring Busta Rhymes.

Yea, this track right here ain’t bad at all… Follow the jump to stream and download below…

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Miguel Working on New Music for Beyonce?

Well, lookie lookie here, seems our boy Miguel might be getting his songwriting game turnt all the way up, as rumors of a recent studio session with the Queen B, Beyonce, have hit the net! The “Adorn” hitmaker has been seeing success and critical acclaim for his recently released sophomore album Kaleidoscope Dream, and it appears R&B’s biggest star has come calling…

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New Music: D&D feat. Tank – Cream (Remix)

Up and coming Cali duo D&D return with a brand new remix to “Cream,” a standout cut from their debut mixtape “Unforgettable.” The multi-talented brothers recruit R&B heartthrob Tank for the sultry track. Take a listen below… What do you think??

DL: D&D feat. Tank – Cream (Remix)

Ciara Talks New Single, “Got Me Good,” 50 Cent, Amare Stoudemire & Love

Ciara recently sat with Necole Bitchie for an interview while in NYC. Necole get CiCi to open up a lil about 50 Cent and her so-called “best friendship” with him, her feelings on real longterm relationships, desire to find love, Amare Stoudemire (who she was rumored to be dating), the most memorable moment in her career and more.

Watch part 2 below…

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Vh1 Presents: Behind The Music – Toni Braxton (Full Episode)

R&B legend Toni Braxton has had one of the most tumultuous careers spawning over two decades now, a troubling mix of super success followed by bankruptcies, serious health and family concerns, but the strength of the woman is undeniable and quite extraordinary. Toni is the latest artist to be featured on Vh1’s infamous ‘Behind The Music‘ series, and this one is a must-watch. If you missed the full episode on Monday night, catch it all below…

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