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Month: December 2014

Interview: Sebastian Mikael Talks Success of Debut, Making Timeless Music, New Generation of R&B

For all of the complaints we hear about the new generation of r&b artists, Sebastian Mikael is truly an exception. While others are chasing trends, trying to mimic sounds, or just making music for the moment, Sebastian is striving to…

Exclusive: Teedra Moses Signs to Shanachie Records After Inspiration from Avery*Sunshine, New Album to Release Early 2015

Teedra Moses’ sophomore album “Cognac & Conversations” (and previously “The Young Lioness”) has been anticipated by fans for years now. The follow up to her 2004 classic “Complex Simplicity” deserved the right platform for its release, and it looks like…

New Music: BJ the Chicago Kid Puts His Own Spin on Anthony Hamilton’s “Comin From Where I’m From” with J Ivy

BJ the Chicago Kid puts his own twist on Anthony Hamilton’s “Comin From Where I’m From” with some help from poet J. Ivy. The song is from an upcoming mixtape called “Lead Never Follow” by Leaders 1354 which will release…

T-Boz Launches “Project Next”, the Search for the Next New Girl Group

Tionne Watkins (T Boz/TLC) announces “Project Next,” a web-based global talent search for the next hit Girl Group. The contestants will vie for a record deal with a major label, then immediately begin filming a follow up reality show, garnering…

New Music: Ameriie Releases New Song “Mustang” + Announces UK Tour

Ameriie surprised music fans today by releasing the new song “Mustang” via her official Twitter account. The new music also came with the news that she’d be headed out on a 4 city tour in the UK in March 2015….

Interview: Karina Pasian Talks Shakir Stewart Tribute, Career Struggles, New Music

You knew that Karina was going to be special when she released her debut single “16 @ War” back in 2008. The subject matter was different and she was in a class of her own when it came to talent….

New Music: Jayd Ink “401 W”

Singer/songwriter Jayd Ink is back on the scene with her newest track ‘401W’. Her smooth sensual sound is everything you needed to keep you hot during these cold winter months. Tapping into her Toronto roots and silky voice she is…

New Artist Spotlight: Mylezia “Anxious”

Meet Myelzia, a 19 year old emerging r&b talent out of Delaware. With influences ranging from Missy Elliott to Alicia Keys to Aaliyah to Ciara, you can certainly feel that vibe in her music. Not only is she a member…

New Music: Epic “Hold On” (En Voge Remake)

Emerging R&B/Pop group Epic has just released their first single “Hold On,” a new-aged rendition of En Vogue’s classic ’90s hit. This Christmas, the California-native quartet comprised of Monie, Yei, Stixx and Blue introduce a strong vocal performance with a…

New Video: MPrynt & Good Girl “One Sweet Day” (Boyz II Men & Mariah Carey Cover)

Emerging Philly groups MPrynt and Good Girl came together to cover Boyz II Men & Mariah Carey’s timeless hit “One Sweet Day” which includes a stunning video tribute to lives we’ve lost. The video features contributions from John Legend, Marsha…