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Month: July 2015

Interview: Tyrese Talks Promoting R&B Albums & Sticking To Mature Sound

Tyrese has one of those personalities that people will either love or hate. He’s never been one to shy away from voicing his opinion on certain topics even if it made some people feel uncomfortable. One thing is for certain…

Avant Set to Release New Album “The VIII” on September 25th

R&B singer/songwriter Avant is excited to announce his eighth studio album The VIII (The Eighth) to be released on September 25 via Mo-B Entertainment/Caroline. The thirteen-song album features production by Travis Sayles and Bob Robinson (Tim & Bob) and will captivate true R&B music lovers…

New Video: Lion Babe “Impossible”

LION BABE – the New York duo formed of singer/songwriter and performance artist Jillian Hervey and instrumentalist and producer Lucas Goodman – have revealed the dazzling video for their hot new single ‘Impossible’. Directed by Adrien Dantou, the striking visuals see Jillian and…

YouKnowIGotSoul Presents: “Song Association” With RL

When we sat down with RL after his performance at our Sol Village show, we had him do the latest edition of our “Song Association”. If you haven’t checked out our previous ones, we simply name off a song that…

Exclusive: Stacy Barthe Performs an Acoustic Version of “Hey You There” for YouKnowIGotSoul

When we sat down with Stacy Barthe for an interview last week to discuss her new album “BEcoming”, not only did she perform a special acoustic version of “Here I Am” in a staircase for us, but she also performed…

New Music: Angie Stone Joins Teddy Pendergrass on “Love TKO” for a Posthumous Duet

Independent imprint Cleopatra Records has announced the release of Duets – Love & Soul, a duets album by late R&B crooner Teddy Pendergrass. The 12 track album is a collection of new studio recordings of Pendergrass hits that are now…

Tony Sunshine Releases New Single “Private Party” + Mixtape “No Filter”

Tony Sunshine returns with the brand new mixtape “No Filter” which is accompanied by the single “Private Party”. The former Terror Squad member has been carrying on with his career since the untimely death of his mentor Big Pun back…

Exclusive: Stacy Barthe Performs an Acoustic Version of “Here I Am” in a Staircase for YouKnowIGotSoul

When we sat down with Stacy Barthe recently to interview her about her new album “BEcoming”, her and her band wanted to do something extra special, and offered to do an exclusive acoustic performance for our team. Because we were…

Recap & Photos: Talib Kweli Performs at Venue Nightclub in Vancouver 7/25/15

Talib Kweli made a stop in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada to go through his catalog of hits. The rapper has so much history in the industry from Black Star to his solo career, so it was interesting to see how…

Interview: Stacy Barthe Talks Debut Album, John Legend Influence, Vivid Songwriting

Stacy Barthe has been one of the crown jewels of the New Motown’s young roster of talent, and after a long journey towards her debut album, “BEcoming” finally has its release. After writing for other artists for years, working under…