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Classic Vibe: John Legend "Ordinary People" (2004)

Perhaps his most recognizable hit to date, “Ordinary People” was the Grammy winning second single from John Legend’s debut album “Get Lifted.” Interestingly, the single was not only produced by Will I. Am, but also originally intended to be a…

Editor Pick: Talib Kweli “Country Cousins” featuring UGK & Raheem DeVaughn

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/332.mp3] If you were wondering what song I was referring to in the interview with Raheem DeVaughn, here it is. This was a non-single from Talib’s 2007 “Ear Drum” album and a personal favorite of mine from that album. As…

Classic Vibe: Ginuwine "So Anxious" (1999)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEQaJj1qaAU

YouKnowIGotSoul Interview With Raheem DeVaughn

YouKnowIGotSoul caught up with Raheem DeVaughn to discuss everything from his latest mixtape “Mr. February aka March Madness,” to what to expect on his upcoming double disc album “The Love & War Masterpiece,” to playing drinking games with Stevie Wonder!…

Classic Vibe: D’Angelo "Untitled (How Does It Feel)" (2000)

Reluctantly, I chose the D’Angelo video “Untitled (How Does It Feel) for today’s Classic Vibe because I like the song but honestly, I can’t stand to watch the video. I know the ladies love it and it was innovative at…

New Joint: Keke Wyatt "Got Me One"

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/331.mp3] Now this is what I’m talking about! This is the second song I’ve heard from Keke’s upcoming album “Who Knew,” and the second song I’ve found myself really liking. I guess I’m a bit surprised, but I shouldn’t be…

Classic Vibe: Avant "My First Love" featuring Keke Wyatt (2000)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMNsoG9bja4 I’ve always felt that “My First Love” was the strongest single from Avant’s debut “My Thoughts,” but somehow “Seperated” was the song that reached higher on the charts. The song was actually a cover of the classic done by…

Rare Gem: Aaliyah “Steady Ground” (Written by Static Major)

It’s crazy to think about it, but Babygirl would have ONLY been 31 years old today. She accomplished so much in her life from such an early age, that she did more by the age of 22 when she passed…

Classic Vibe: Babyface "Everytime I Close My Eyes" (1996)

One of his more well known commercial hits is the song “Everytime I Close My Eyes” which features Mariah Carey on background vocals and Kenny G on the saxophone. As the story goes, Mariah appeared on the song to provide…

New Music: Jon B. “Rock With You” (Michael Jackson Cover)

Fresh off our interview with Jon B. recently, here is an exclusive song he provided to us to premiere. This is his cover of Michael Jackson’s “Rock With You” as a tribute. As a bonus, Jon B. also performs this…