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Classic Vibe: Kevon Edmonds "24-7" (1999)

To celebrate the release of his 2nd solo album, the classic R&B song of the day is “24-7” by Kevon Edmonds. The song originally released in 1999 off of his debut album of the same name, and reached the top…

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Classic Vibe: Snow "Informer" (1992)

“Informer” is the 1993 number one hit single by Canadian Reggae Singer Snow. Interestingly, the song was released before he was to serve a one year sentence in prison, and didn’t become a hit until after he was released. The…

New Music: Jimmy Cozier “You Don’t Know” featuring Alicia Keys

Jimmy Cozier has a new song called “You Don’t Know” featuring Alicia Keys. The two originally teamed up on Alicia’s debut album for the song “Mr. Man.” After his self titled debut in 2001 spawning the single “She’s All I…

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Classic Vibe: Mariah Carey "The Roof" Featuring Mobb Deep & Big Noyd (1997)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36BOIGRMhv8 “The Roof” was the 5th single off of Mariah Carey’s 1997 album “Honey.” It featured the unlikely combination of a pop singer pairing with gangster rappers Mobb Deep. To make it even more unlikely, she utilized the group’s “Shook…

Classic Vibe: Noreaga “Superthug” (1998) (Produced by The Neptunes)

Back in 1998, Queens rapper Noreaga scored his first major hit with the Neptunes laced track “Superthug” off of his debut album “N.O.R.E.” This also happens to be one of the Neptunes first major production hits, and Pharrell can even…

New Music: Mario Winans “Love’s Highway” & “Lonely Stranger”

Here are two new singles from Mario Winans that may appear on his upcoming album titled “Love’s Highway.” The album was originally scheduled for an October 2009 release, but it looks like that has been pushed back to an indefinite…

Upcoming Album: Kevon Edmonds "Who Knew" and New Single "Oh"

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/16.mp3] On October 13, R&B singer Kevon Edmonds will release his second album which has been ten years in the waiting titled “Who Knew.” This will be the follow up to his debut album “24-7.” For those don’t know, Kevon…

Upcoming Album: Amerie "In Love & War"

After many many setbacks and delays, R&B singer Amerie is set to release her 4th album “In Love & War” on November 3rd. This is a follow up to 2007’s “Because I Love It” which originally released first overseas, followed…

New Album: "Silky Soul Music: All-Star Tribute to Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly"

About a month ago, a tribute album to Maze & Frankie Beverly released featuring some of the bigger names in R&B, Neo-Soul and Gospel today, as well as a couple of names from the past. The project was created by…

New Music: Avant “Joy and Pain”

Here is a new song by Avant called “Joy & Pain” which is a remake of the classic by Maze & Frankie Beverly from 1980. It appears off of the tribute album to the group which was recently released, called…