NEWS

Omarion Confirms New Album, Return to ‘Love & Hip-Hop’

Omarion

Omarion‘s stint on reality television might have been surrounded by a drama filled cast, but according to the former boyband member, it’s not over.

Stopping off in Houston for the 2015 Fit Family Fest hosted by 97.9 The Box, the performer opened up on a little bit of information for his faithful fans. In addition to revealing that he and his family will indeed be returning for Season 2 of VH1’s hit series, Love & Hip-Hop: Hollywood, Maybach O uncovered that a new album will come as the roll out for the season goes underway around September.

Stating that the album will be a re-release of Sex Playlist, it will include new material as well as some favorites from the first release. Omarion also spoke on the infamous Jhené Aiko “groceries” line from his popular single, “Post To Be.”

Check out the interview below:

read more


D’Angelo and The Vanguard Announce U.S. Leg of “Second Coming Tour”

D'Angelo

All was well in the world in December when D’Angleo dropped his well-anticipated third album, and now things are elevating a little more. Shifting the atmosphere once again, the famed singer has now announced U.S. tour dates for his “Second Coming Tour“!

Kicking off on June 7 in Oakland, CA, the 14-date trek will take the singer and his band The Vanguard through California – making stops in L.A. as well as Oakland – and to Denver, Atlanta, Dallas, Philly, New York and more. The short but sweet tour also includes a stop at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival on June 13.

The tour comes in support of D’Angelo’s first album in over a decade, Black Messiah, and behind his rare ‘SNL‘ performance earlier this year. Tickets for the tour go on sale for most locations Friday, May 1 at 10 a.m.

Take a look below to see if your city made the cut:

read more


Brandy Talks BET Show ‘Zoë Moon,’ ‘Chicago,’ New Album, And Book

Brandy-BET

If you thought R&B songstress Brandy was busy before, she’ll really have you turning heads with all the things she has lined up that are coming soon!

While the news broke of her upcoming BET sitcom Zoë Moon, nothing more than a logline for the new show was offered. That was until now. Revealing to True Exclusives that the show should be arriving in 2016, the singer-actress also revealed that she has so much more in store for fans to enjoy.

Briefly discussing her two month run on the Broadway musical Chicago, the singer turned on the same charm that was sure to land her the role as Roxie for the famed spectacle. Brandy also mentioned that the album will come soon thereafter her June return from the musical and gave word about a book that is in the works.

Catch the info below:

read more


The Weeknd Lands Las Vegas Residency at Drai’s Beachclub – Nightclub

The Weeknd Drais

Hot on the heels of two buzz-worthy performances at Coachella, The Weeknd is continuing his trajectory of worldwide domination with a new residency at Las Vegas’ only indoor/outdoor rooftop club – Drai’s Beachclub • Nightclub at The Cromwell.

With dates already scheduled for May 23, June 13 and July 3 (more to be released soon), The Weeknd is the latest artist to join the Drai’s LIVE resident roster.

read more


PARTYNEXTDOOR Covers The FADER, Talks The Weeknd, Writing Under the Influence & More

partynextdoor fader cover

If you’re a PARTYNEXTDOOR fan, you’ve probably been very curious about the very private artist, since he has yet to open up about himself or his music since he emerged on the scene in 2013. Today (April 21), that has changed as the Canadian singer/rapper offers The FADER magazine his very first interview and lands the cover of their April/May issue.

During the conversation, PND provides a candid look inside his creative process. The singer, born Jahron Anthony Brathwaite, admits his songwriting skills were stalled at one point due to over-thinking, but weed helped cure that.

Since being introduced by Drake and signing with his OVO Sound label, he hasn’t been able to shake The Weeknd comparisons. He addresses those comments and makes it clear that his colorful outlook on life makes him different.

Check out highlights from his interview below:

read more


Brandy, Kelly Rowland Nab New Shows on BET

kelly-rowland-brandy

Roll out the red carpets ladies and gents! Brandy and Kelly Rowland are coming to a TV screen near you!

As much as we would like this to be a joint venture between the two R&B songbirds, BET has announced today that the two BFF’s and singers will be receiving their own separate shows when the network reveals it’s new line-up.

read more


Bobby Brown Tells Audience Bobbi Kristina is ‘Awake’ at Dallas Concert

Bobby-Brown-Bobbi-Kristina

It appears that Bobby Brown shared a big announcement while performing in Dallas on Saturday night (Apr. 18). During a show at the Verizon Theatre the singer made a comment that alluded his daughter Bobbi Kristina has come out of her coma.

“Bobbi is awake. She’s watching me,” he said, drawing gasps and applause from the audience.

The family has not made any official statements regarding Bobbi Kristina’s condition in recent weeks. Watch Bobby Brown’s announcement in the video below:

read more


Jamie Foxx Announces New Album ‘Hollywood,’ Performs “You Changed Me” with Chris Brown on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

jamie foxx chris brown

It’s been five years since Jamie Foxx‘s last album, but the multi-talented star is finally ready to give fans some new music.   After performing the song for the first time at the iHeartRadio Music Awards last month, Foxx and Chris Brown hit the outdoor stage at ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ to perform the tune on Thursday night.

In addition to his performance, Jamie sat down with Jimmy for a chat about the upcoming album, which doesn’t have a release date yet, but he assured fans that it is coming soon.  He also sang another one of the new songs a cappella for the audience, and as a comedic sketch to help open the show Jamie turned Tinder profiles into songs.

Check out his performance, album cover, and sketch below!

read more


Welcome to the new ThisIsRnB!

Welcome to the new ThisIsRnB theme!

×