YouKnowIGotSoul Logo

Month: February 2012

New Music

Melanie Fiona “Rock, Paper, Scissors”

Melanie Fiona: Rock, Paper, Scissors from Melanie Fiona on Vimeo. “The MF Life” is set to be released March 20th. This track is set to serve as a bonus track off that album. Melanie sounds great as usual!

New Music: Pleasure P “Your Body Calling” (Written by Static Major, Produced by Jim Jonsin)

No word on whether this song will end up on Pleasure P’s upcoming album. Interestingly enough though, this song was previously recorded by J-Shin and appeared on his 2006 album “”All I Got Is Love”.

New Video: Tank “Next Breath”

Here is the video to the second single off Tank’s upcoming project. Be on the lookout for Tank’s new album “This is How I Feel” which should be out sometime this year.

Event Recap & Photos: BET Music Matters Tour featuring Estelle, Elle Varner, Luke James, Stacy Barthe & Bridget Kelly

Last night at Irving Plaza in NYC, Estelle headlined the BET Music Matters Tour which also featured performances from Bridget Kelly, Luke James, Stacy Barthe and Elle Varner, and was hosted by Terrence J., Rocsi and Angie Martinez. On this…

Interview: “The People’s Champ” Vaughn Anthony Emerges from Brother John Legend’s Shadow with Edgier Twist on R&B

When your brother is global superstar John Legend, it’s not an easy task to escape the comparisons that will eventually come up. For Vaughn Anthony though, it’s never been about trying to emulate his brother’s style, but rather forge his…

Miguel “Art Dealer Chic Vol. 1” (EP)

Miguel has released a brand new EP consisting of three new tracks for free. Check it out! Tracklisting: 1. Adorn 2. That I Do (FTRMX) 3. Gravity Download Here

YouKnowIGotSoul Presents Anatomy of a Hot Song: The Creation of Tank’s “Please Don’t Go”

In addition to contributing his pen to some of the biggest r&b hits over the past decade or so, Tank kept one for himself with his number on single “Please Don’t Go”. The song ended up being the lead single…

JoJo “Sexy To Me” (Produced by Danja)

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/2182.mp3] This song will not serve as the second single off JoJo’s much anticipated album “Jumping Trains”, but will instead be a promo song to go with her appearance in the new Clearasil ad. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6i0nfHq8jAs&feature=player_embedded

Dawn Richard “Fly”

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/1668.mp3]

Interview: Danja Aims To Change Music Again With New Heavy Metal 808 Sound

Back in 2005-2006, Danja entered the music scene and almostly effortlessly dominated the charts with his unique sound which consisted of synths that would eventually change the sound of R&B. By co-producing with Timbaland earlier in his career, he was…