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Month: June 2014

Interview: Steven Russell Harts Talks Solo Album, Upcoming Troop Project & Mentoring Luke James and James Fauntleroy

For every artist that is trying to change the sound of the genre, there are others who are trying to recapture the essence of classic R&B. Steven Russell Harts, from the group Troop, understands that a balance between the two…

Exclusive: Calvin Richardson Pays Tribute to Gerald Levert and Covers “Closure”

To close out his celebration of Black Music Month, Calvin Richardson celebrates the legacy of Gerald Levert by discussing his impact and covering his classic “Closure”. This cover is the last in the series that saw Calvin paying tribute to…

New Music: Jennifer Hudson “It’s Your World” Featuring R. Kelly

Check out the new duet by Jennifer Hudson and R. Kelly. Jennifer performed this song at the BET Awards last night.

Cover and Tracklisting for Ariana Grande’s Album “My Everything”, Set to Release August 25th

After fueling palpable anticipation and unparalleled excitement for months now, ARIANA GRANDE just disclosed the details of her second full-length record— and the most anticipated album of the year — exclusively to Ryan Seacrest this past Saturday in a special interview airing on iHeartRadio.com, ArianaGrande.com, and all Yahoo! stations.   Following the double-platinum, chart-smashing, and…

New Music: Robin Thicke “Forever Love” (Lyric Video)

Robin Thicke will be releasing his new album “Paula” tomorrow, and “Forever Love” is a new song from the project. Check it out.

Album Review: Robin Thicke, “Paula”

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com I think some of y’all have been too hard on Robin Thicke. Yes, I know Paula – Thicke’s seventh album and very public attempt to win back the heart of (allegedly) estranged wife Paula Patton – comes…

Exclusive: Static Major “Won’t Get Us Nowhere”

It’s been over six years since Static Major’s passing, and unfortunately the world still hasn’t had a chance to hear his planned debut album “Suppertime”. YouKnowIGotSoul has always done our part to help keep his legacy alive, so here is…

New Music: Chris Brown “New Flame” Featuring Usher & Rick Ross

“New Flame” will be the next single off Chris Brown’s upcoming album “X”. Chris Brown actually premiered this song a couple of months ago, but he has decided to add Usher to the official version of the song.

New Music: Melat “Love So High”

For the conclusion of her acclaimed release series known as Side B, soulful buzzmaker Mélat drops “Love So High”, a sultry and haunting ballad with a bounce produced by her partner in crime Pha The Phenom. Though now she is…

New Video: Jason Woods “California”

Jason Woods wants everyone to know it’s officially summertime with the music video premiere for his song “California.” The breakout single produced by Daniel Bryant and written by Matthew Writes is a feel good tune that will make anyone want…