Listen: Noel Gourdin Releases New Single “Patience”

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Soulful singer/songwriter Noel Gourdin brought some powerfully authentic soul to our ears with his latest album City Heart, Southern Soul earlier this year. Delivering a modern album of potent messages over engaging soul music, Noel reflected the influence of the greats artists of the past that inspired him to make retro-relevant records.

Today, the crooner continues to captivate with the official second single from the album, “Patience.”

“This record is all about allowing beautiful & worthwhile things that mean a great deal to us blossom so that the fruits are sweeter and are more apt to last,” says Noel about the single. “They say ‘Patience’ is a virtue, it’s true! This record here, will make your heart grow fonder for your partner, guaranteed!!!”

The music video is on the way, in the meantime if you haven’t heard “Patience” yet, check it out below!

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Beyoncé & Jay Z To Release Joint Album?

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Yes, you read that right. Beyoncé and Jay Z are reportedly working on a joint album together!

As the rumor mill continues to turn on the subject of the two megastars calling it quits, it seems as if they’re not paying it any mind. Already releasing the first part to their “Bang Bang” short film this week, the report of their upcoming album is something that added a little more excitement to everything.

Sure, the news of the album is something that we all expected to come some time soon, but now that it could potentially be on its way, it seems a little more realistic. Breaking the news on air, Dash Radio’s DJ Skee claims that sources close to the couple state that fans can expect the album late 2014 or early 2015.

The huge news comes fresh off of the heels of the couple wrapping their “On The Run” summer tour. While no official announcement has been made yet, one can only wonder how big the two are going to do it surrounding this project.

Take a listen below as DJ Skee drops the bomb!

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Toni Braxton Visits ‘Queen Latifah’, Plays ‘The Dating Game’

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The ever so gorgeous Toni Braxton is looking for love and The Queen is here to help!

Dropping by The Queen Latifah Show on Tuesday, the Grammy-award winning songstress decided it was time to tip-toe back onto the dating scene. Interviewing three potential suitors, Toni smiled and looked effortlessly flawless as she spit out many questions to narrow down her choices.

Finally choosing a winner ith help from the audience and her sister Towanda, Toni broke a few hearts trying to find the one that was right for her.

Do you think Toni made a good choice? Tell us after you check out “The Dating Game” after the jump!

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Listen: Jennifer Hudson – ‘JHUD’ (Album Stream)

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With a week left on the countdown until Jennifer Hudson releases her highly anticipated third album JHUD, the beautiful songstress has teamed up with VH1/MTV to offer fans the opportunity to stream it to its entirety.

The album, which features 10 tracks, hosts the Timabalnd assisted single, “Walk It Out,” as well as “Can’t Describe” with T.I. and produced by Pharrell. While the singer delivered the full version of her Iggy Azalea single, “He Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere” yesterday, those interested can now see what’s in store prior to its drop date next week.

Currently available for pre-order on iTunes, JHUD is set to give fans a sense of the energy that the songstress brings.

Ready to see what she cooked up? Check it out after the jump!

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Video: Sisqo feat. Waka Flocka – A-List

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Sisqo surprised everyone when it was announced that he would be sliding and gliding his way back onto the music scene as a solo artist with the release of his single, “A-List“. Now that you’ve heard the single, it’s time to catch the video!

Accompanied by rap and reality star, Waka Flocka, the former thong supporter is her to let you know just how serious he was. Donning his signature platinum hair as well as his oversized dragon chain, the singer proves that he still has his dance game on lock while he and Waka turn up with the ladies.

Take a look at the video below:

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Alicia Keys Talks New Music and Pregnancy With Angie Martinez

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Alicia Keys is pushing positivity out and she wants everyone to be apart of it.

While the last week has seen the soon-to-be second time mommy perform her new single, “We Are Here” on many shows, the braid sporting beauty has taken to Angie Martinez’s morning show to give everyone a little more insight on it.

Chatting with the famed host and former rapper about her plans to help, Alicia stated, “I feel like all of us…we want to do something, we just don’t know what to do.” The singer then went on to say that she has an idea of what to do and encourages everyone to claim what they are here for.

Aside from giving such positive words, the glowing songstress joked with Angie about her pregnancy and said that she isn’t quite ready to announce the gender of the baby.

Take a look at the heartfelt interview below:

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August Alsina Interview on ‘The Breakfast Club’

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Prior to his show at Irving Plaza in NYC on Monday night, and his unfortunate collapse on stage (due to dehydration), August Alsina pre-taped a new interview with The Breakfast Club on Power 105.1, which aired early Tuesday.

Starting off their chat the once again spoke about his views on his success to date, and how it’s hard to celebrate when you’re constantly working for more.  August cleared up the situation that hit many gossip sites last week about his supposed refusal to get on the mic at a club appearance. Hopefully getting the point across to fans that many promoters won’t pay an artist to get on the mic, but still expect them to.

He spoke about getting picked by Usher to be the opening act on his upcoming “The UR Experience” tour, joked about learning to dance for the tour, the rumor he broke a girls cervix, hangin out with Chris Brown, working with Nicki Minaj on the “No Love” video, and much more.

Watch his full interview below:

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Listen: Luke James Releases ‘Luke James’ (Full Album Stream)

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A week ahead of its official release, Luke James‘ self-titled debut album is ready for your listening pleasure.

The album, which is inclusive of 12 tracks on the standard version and 15 on the deluxe, has been well-anticipated from R&B lovers all over. Featuring the Rick Ross assisted single, “Options,” as well as “Dancing In The Dark” and “Exit Wounds,” we are more than thrilled to finally hear the crooners anticipated debut album.

Also including his Sam Smith cover of “Stay With Me” on the deluxe edition, this is sure to be an album worth all of your coins.

Ready to see what Luke is delivering next week? Take a listen after the jump!

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