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Year: 2016

Where Are They Now? The Current Status of Every Female 90’s R&B Group

A few days ago we rolled out our Current Status of Every Male 90’s R&B Group List, and now we do the same for the females. Just like the males, female r&b groups dominated in the 90’s, but have pretty…

BJ the Chicago Kid Tributes D’Angelo With Covers From His “Voodoo” Album

Emerging soul star BJ the Chicago Kid tributes one of his biggest inffluences by covering songs from the “Voodoo” album by D’Angelo. For the three song project, which celebrates the 16 year anniversary of “Voodoo”, he presents us with his…

How We Lost A Whole Generation Of Young Male R&B Stars From The 2000’s

The year was 2001, and Usher had climbed to the top of the Male R&B ladder. He had just put out his third album “8701” and changed the image of R&B with his cool persona. Wearing suits like Boyz II…

Upcoming R&B Album Releases for January/February 2016

As the calendar flips to 2016, it’s time to look ahead to another great year for r&b. If you missed anything in 2015, we recently named our top 100 songs of the year, and top 10 albums of the year,…

Brian McKnight Reveals Cover Art and Tracklist for New Album “Better”

R&B legend Brian McKnight has been working towards the release of his new album “Better”, and he now gives us a look at the album cover and tracklist for the project. The album is set to release February 26th, 2016…

Where Are They Now? The Current Status of Every 90’s Male R&B Group

90’s Rnb will always be remembered as one of the most beloved decades that the genre has produced. There a few different variations of r&b that dominated the genre during this period, including Contemporary, New Jack Swing, Hip Hop Soul,…

Rare Gem: Jack Herrera (Jon B.’s Group) – City Lights

A group you may or may not have heard of through the years is Jack Herrera, a trio formed by Jon B. made up of him along with his bandmates Dominiquinn and Silky Deluxe. Although Jon did get the group…

Rare Gem: Jamie Hawkins “Lost My Mind” + Scott Storch Remix

“Lost my Mind” by Jamie Hawkins is more of an obscure song than rare gem, but it’s a good listen for most who have overlooked it nonetheless. In fact, this is the only single that Jamie released, after he was…

New Music: Raheem DeVaughn “Black Ice Cream” (Remix) featuring Phil Ade (Produced by RZA)

Raheem DeVaughn gets off to a good start in 2016 with the release of a remix to his song “Black Ice Cream” featuring his artist rapper Phil Ade and producer by the legendary RZA of the Wu-Tang Clan. Officially starting…