Listen: Trey Songz Shares “Hard To Walk Away,” “Serial” and “Sneaky” (Target Bonus Tracks)


Trey Songz is blessing his many fans with plenty of new music with the release of his sixth studio album Trigga, in stores now!  Not only does the regular deluxe album include 17 tracks, but he has teamed up with Target for a special retail deluxe as well that boasts an additional three tracks.

The extra songs on the Target edition including “Hard to Walk Away,” “Serial” and “Sneaky.”

While he gave fans an advance preview of the album last week with the full album stream via MTV, Trey is now giving us a chance to hear the special bonus tracks as well. All three will have you ready to lock yourself in the bedroom with your lover.

Take a listen to the joints below, and pick up Trigga on iTunes or Target now!

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Watch: Robin Thicke – ‘Still Madly Crazy’ (Video)

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With his new album Paula in stores today, Robin Thicke is spreading the feeling of sweet and innocent love with the video for his piano ballad “Still Madly Crazy.”

The soulful crooner casts 10 8-year-olds to reenact a wedding. Decked out in their formal wear, the adorable bunch sings along to the tender lyrics and toasts the bride and groom before getting into a cake fight.

Thicke does not appear in the clip, but he will appear live on “GMA” and “Jimmy Kimmel Live” tomorrow.

You can stream all 14 tracks off Paula here.

“Obviously all the songs were about her or about how I feel about her,” he told Ryan Seacrest of his estranged wife Paula Patton. “A lot of songwriters have done this kind of thing before. They won’t tell you in the title or they’ll be suggestive. I was just like, ‘There’s no reason to hide who this is about.’ It’s all about her.”

Watch Thicke’s cute tribute below:

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Keyshia Cole Shoots ‘N*ggas Like You’ Video With 2 Chainz


R&B songstress Keyshia Cole is really on the move! While her album Point of No Return isn’t due out until later this summer, it’s clear to see that the singer is putting in as much effort as possible to get us ready for it.

Turning heads when she released her latest single, “She,” KC is prepping us for one of her next visuals which features 2 Chianz. Titled, “N*ggas Like You,” the duo supplied us with some interesting shots from their upcoming video. Channeling her inner ‘Queen of the Damned’ in one of the shots, we’re wondering just what the theme is going to be for this one.

Take a look at a few of the photos below:

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Trey Songz Talks Trigga, Early Career, and Who He is Sexier Than on Big Boy’s Neighborhood


Trey Songz is celebrating the release of his sixth studio album Trigga, which is in stores today! Making the radio rounds, the R&B heartthrob paid an early morning visit to Big Boy’s Neighborhood on Power 106 in Los Angeles.

Trey and Big Boy go all the way back to the beginning of his career, so they reminisced about his early days, first show and more. Trey talked about the new album and explained who Trigga really is. He also discussed the creative freedom he has with his record label, and what he would be doing if he wasn’t a singer.

Being the good sport that he always is, Trey agreed to play their game 7-7-7 for fans to win concert tickets, but when he heard the question he suddenly didn’t feel so talkative. But, he held his own and claimed that no man is sexier than him this week.

Check out the interview clips below:

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Exclusive: Mack Wilds Talks New Vibe Cover, Current Sound of R&B, Being An Actor Turned Singer, His Album & More


Stepping into the entertainment industry is already a difficult task for any aspiring artist. What’s even more difficult though, is trying to move over from one area to the next. In the past when actors have tried to add singing or rapping to their resumes, it very seldom works out. However, when a talent prevails like Jamie Foxx, Tyrese, Jared Leto, Justin Timberlake, or new school triple threat acts like Zendaya and Trevor Jackson, we often forget that they were even known for acting or singing in the first place.

Somewhat of the same case can be said for famed actor Mack Wilds. Receiving fame in 2006 for his role as Michael Lee in the HBO hit series The Wire, Tristan – who uses Mack as his stage name – has been a well-known actor starring in top productions such as Red Tails and 90210. Now, eight years after the start to his most famous role, the New York native is becoming known for something a little different.

Receiving a Grammy nomination for his debut album New York: A Love Story, Mack Wilds has gained a large amount of critical acclaim for his ability to jump in and out of both sides of the entertainment industry. Truly talented in all arenas, the 24-year-old actor turned singer/rapper turned heads when his debut single, “Own It” hit airwaves in 2013.

Although it’s now just a short year, full album, dope singles and a Vibe Magazine cover later, the singer is taking on many heights in his career and owns it all well. Taking a little time to chat with ThisIsRnB about his current ventures, Mack is ready to take over 2014 and the years to come. Discussing his new Vibe Magazine cover, upcoming music plans, current sound and more, this interview will surely let you in on just who Mack Wilds really is.

Jump into the exclusive interview below:

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Listen: DJ Carisma’s “Cookie Jar” (Week of 6/30)


After a week off and a busy couple months of guest interview shows, DJ Carisma and Abby De La Rosa returned on Monday night for a brand new episode of “The Cookie Jar.”

With plenty of hot tracks out right now the ladies kept it all about the music for their latest broadcast. As always Carisma spun the hottest and sexiest in current R&B, with a couple throwbacks.

Need a new mix? Watch, stream and download the show in full below:

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New Music: Jennifer Hudson feat. R. Kelly – It’s Your World + Album Sampler

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Jennifer Hudson is turning on the flame and pulling out her dancing shoes! Releasing the official audio for her R.Kelly assisted track, “It’s Your World,” the songstress places her big vocals on top of the dance floor ready house track.

Singing out, “It’s your world baby and everything in it,” the new collaboration, which was produced by DJ Terry Hunter, shows both singers in their element of celebratory love. Adding in his own vibe to the song, Kellz was the prime candidate to call on for the new single.

In addition to releasing the audio for her newest single, J.Hud also gave fans a first listen to select songs from her upcoming third studio album. Including the previously released “Walk It Out” and “I Can’t Describe,” plus two more brand new songs, the five track sampler has us excited for Jennifer’s anticipated new LP.

Take a listen below!

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Video: Ma$e & Eric Bellinger – ‘Nothing’


After another extended hiatus Harlem World rapper Ma$e has resurfaced with the hot summer single “Nothing” featuring Eric Belllinger. The two are now getting everyone in the mood for a pool party with the official music video for the Nic Nac produced jam.

Ma$e meets up with “Basketball Wife” Malaysia Pargo at a diner in the desert and takes a ride in her fancy whip. While Eric lives the good life as he sings the catchy chorus in a rooftop pool full of sexy ladies.

The rapper is working on his first album in a decade, Now We Even, due out in October, while Eric Bellinger is currently promoting his debut album The ReBirth. They also recently collaborated on the first of three remixes to Eric’s single “I Don’t Want Her.”

Check out the Juwan Lee-directed clip below:

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