Marlon Lock Banner

 
 

IMG_8058
Gospel

Miss Independent: Kierra Sheard Readying Solo Tour, Girl Band & New App

Posted May 10, 2016 by jmurray

Grammy-nominated music artist Kierra Sheard is preparing hit the road this summer with her first solo tour and a new all-girl band. Kierra is currently scouting female band members for her “Kierra” tour through online auditions; in addition to finding female acts to open up her shows. Her tour run will kick off on July […]

Full Story »

New Edition 1
Music

New Edition: Back On Top With Hit Single & Summer Tour Dates

Posted May 5, 2016 by jmurray

After more than 30 years in the business, veteran R&B group New Edition is back on the top of the charts courtesy of group member Johnny Gill. The iconic boy band—made up of Ronnie DeVoe, Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Ralph Tresvant and Gill—has the number one single at Urban Adult Contemporary Radio this week with […]

Full Story »

K. Michelle
Exclusive

Silent Treatment: Radio One Bans All K.Michelle Music

Posted April 14, 2016 by jmurray

R&B singer K.Michelle released her third album, “More Issues Than Vogue” (Atlantic Records) on Feb. 19 and the CD’s title may have been a foretelling of what was to come. The Memphis-bred artist—whose birth name is Kimberly Michelle Pate—has a big issue now in real life because the broadcast conglomerate Radio One owned by media […]

Full Story »

LaPorsha Renae 3
Music

La’Porsha Power: “American Idol” Runner-Up Signed To Legendary Record Label

Posted April 8, 2016 by jmurray

Many fans of “American Idol” were disappointed season 15 favorite La’Porsha Renae didn’t take home the top prize when the Fox competition aired its final episode on Thursday, April 7. Renae placed second to country singer Trent Harmon, who won “American Idol” in an upset victory. Despite her loss, “American Idol” has secured a recording […]

Full Story »

Brandy
Music

Brandy Norwood: Suing Record Label & Returning To “Chicago”

Posted April 5, 2016 by jmurray

R&B singer Brandy Norwood has filed suit against her record company and its president for blocking her from releasing new music and attempting to force her into signing a new contract. In legal documents filed last week in Los Angeles Superior Court and first reported by Entertainment Weekly, Brandy alleged that Chameleon Entertainment and company […]

Full Story »

Kenny Lattimore & Nadine Ellis
Music

Real Chemistry: Kenny Lattimore & Nadine Ellis Are A Match Made In Music

Posted April 1, 2016 by jmurray

R&B crooner Kenny Lattimore has just released a new music video for his latest single “You’re My Girl,” the third release from his “Anatomy of a Love Song” (eOne Music) album. The latest video features actress Nadine Ellis as Lattimore’s love interest. The former star of BET’s “Let’s Stay Together” was also the leading lady […]

Full Story »

Landon Brown
Exclusive

Landon Brown: Bobby Brown’s Son Landon Pens Song & Releases Video About Bobbi Kristina

Posted March 29, 2016 by jmurray

Landon Brown—son of R&B star Bobby Brown—has released a new song and music video dedicated to his late sister, Bobbi Kristina Brown. Landon just dropped a video for his emotional ballad, “Again,” which features images of him and his sibling. Bobbi Kristina died on July 26, 2015 at age 22 after spending seven months in a medically-induced […]

Full Story »

The Clark Sisters
Gospel

Blessed & Highly Favored: The Clark Sisters To Be Honored At 2016 Essence Festival

Posted March 22, 2016 by jmurray

The Clark Sisters will be saluted during the 22nd annual Essence Festival in New Orleans on Sunday, July 3. Twinkie Clark, Karen Clark-Sheard, Dorinda Clark-Cole and Jackie Clark Chisholm will be honored during Essence’s All-Star Gospel Tribute on the Empowerment Experience Stage. Essence has assembled some great entertainers to pay homage to the famed Gospel […]

Full Story »

Tweet
Music

Tweet: “Oops, Oh My” Comeback Album “Charlene” Is A Hit

Posted March 7, 2016 by jmurray

R&B chanteuse Tweet has returned to the music scene after more than 11 years with a new album, “Charlene” (eOne Entertainment). A collection of R&B gems and sultry love songs, Tweet’s third studio release debuted on no. 1 on both iTunes and Amazon’s R&B Albums Charts; in addition to landing no. 3 on Billboard’s Current […]

Full Story »

Beyoncé
Music

Beyoncé: Tour Announcement, Management Shakeup & Flint Water Crisis Aide

Posted February 7, 2016 by jmurray

Immediately after performing alongside Coldplay and Bruno Mars at Super Bowl 50, Beyoncé announced she’s going on a world tour in a surprise ad immediately following halftime. The Formation World Tour is named after a brand new single “Formation” and music video that the 34-year-old unveiled on Saturday, the day before her anticipated return for […]

Full Story »

 
 


Advertisement