Tag: R&B

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Maurice White: Earth Wind & Fire Member NOT Dead

Rumors surfaced online today that Earth Wind & Fire member Maurice White had died. Celebrities immediately began extending condolences despite no official confirmation that the 71-year-old Grammy winner had passed. Someone even updated his Wikipedia page to list a date ...
Music

Avant: R&B Crooner Back Before Valentine’s Day

R&B mainstay Avant is gearing up for the release of his seventh CD, “Face the Music.” “Face the Music” is led by the first single, “You & I,” a duet with “R&B Divas” star Keke Wyatt. Avant and Wyatt have ...
TV

Music Matters: Faith Evans, Luke James & Mint Condition Perform ...

Love live music by great artists? Well starting Saturday, Dec. 22 you can see some of the best live singers perform on “Real Music Live” on select NBC owned stations nationwide. R&B stars Faith Evans, Mint Condition and newcomer Luke James, in ...
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Blaque Member Natina Reed: Dead At 32

Rapper Natina Reed of the 1990’s R&B trio Blaque has died. Reed died as a result of being hit by a car as she walked on a Georgia state highway in an Atlanta suburb. Atlanta police said the driver of ...
Music

Superwoman: Karyn White Returns After 17 Year Break

R&B diva Karyn White is making a comeback with a new CD, “Carpe Diem” that hit stores today! After a 17-year hiatus, the singer best known for the ladies’ anthem “Superwoman” returns after leaving the industry to focus on motherhood ...
Music

SWV: Performs At “Black Girls Rock!” & Sign With New ...

90’s R&B trio SWV are back in stride again and were one of the highlights at this weekend’s taping of BET’s “Black Girls Rock!” celebration. The Sisters With Voices, made up of Cheryl “Coko” Clemons, Tamara “Taj” George and Leanne “LeLee” ...
Music

Pink Passion: Q Parker Strips Down For Breast Cancer

R&B crooner Q Parker is showing his support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month by donating a portion of the proceeds from his upcoming 2013 fitness calendar to support breast cancer and prostate cancer research. Additionally, further advocating for wellness among ...
Music

Dream Gig: Producer The Dream New Def Jam Exec

The Dream (real name: Terius Nash) has been appointed executive vice president of A&R at Def Jam. According to a statement released by Def Jam, the singer/producer/songwriter “will have a comprehensive, broad reaching A&R portfolio.” The Dream’s responsibilities at Def ...
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Rumor Control: 90’s Boy Band Singer Not Dead

News surfaced online this week that Joe Little III, a member of the 1990’s R&B group The Rude Boys had died. A flagrant gossip blog erroneously reported Little’s death and the report spread like wild fire. The report read: “Grammy, ...
Music

New Blu: R&B Singer Blu Cantrell Drops New Single

R&B singer Blu Cantrell has released a new single. The 36-year-old vocalist has dropped a new track called, “S.O.S.” (Tell Me Where You At).” The song is slated to be on a CD she’s releasing in April 2013. No record ...