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Kevon Edmonds "Who Knew" Album Review

Check out the album review I wrote for the new Kevon Edmonds album “Who Knew.” It has been published on the prestigious Grown Folks Music website. Click here to read. “Although much has changed in rhythm and blues over that…

Better R&B Group: Dru Hill or Blackstreet?

Dru Hill Vs. Blackstreet Which is the Better R&B Group? Read more for group summaries. Dru Hill Albums: Dru Hill (1996), Enter the Dru (1998), Dru World Order (2002). Singles: Tell Me, In My Bed, Never Make a Promise, 5…

Classic Vibe: Aaliyah "Back and Forth" (1994)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p2cnmq3Wi9M Before her untimely passing in 2001, Aaliyah was set to take over the world and pretty much be Beyonce before Beyonce was Beyonce. With a starring role in the Matrix set to put her completely into the mainstream, preceded…

Classic Vibe: 2Pac "Keep Ya Head Up" (1994)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HfXwmDGJAB8 Although the late 2Pac was widely known as a gangster rapper, he did have his share of political and motivational songs, and “Keep Ya Head Up” is one of them. The song, which urges us to respect our women,…

New Music: Jagged Edge “Tip of My Tongue” featuring Trina & Gucci Mane and "Full Time Lover"

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/39.mp3] [audio:http://www.ykigs.com/40.mp3] Here are two songs which are confirmed to be on Jagged Edge’s upcoming seventh album titled “The Remedy.” “Tip of My Tongue” is supposed to be the first single and it features Trina and Gucci Mane. I can’t…

Classic Vibe: Jagged Edge "I Gotta Be" (1997)

The second classic R&B song of the day is “I Gotta Be” by Jagged Edge from their debut album “A Jagged Era.” Interestingly, there were two videos shot for this song; the second featured the original four members of Destiny’s…

Classic Vibe: 112 “Only You” Remix featuring the Notorious B.I.G. and Mase (1996) (Produced by Stevie J.)

“Only You” was the first single by R&B group 112 back in 1996. The song would peak at #3 on the billboard r&b charts and stands as one of the groups biggest songs. The group is currently working on their…

New Music: Static Major “Illusion” (Pleasure P Demo)

“Illusion” is a recently surfaced song from the late Static Major. The song, which was written by Static, was eventually remade by his close friend Pleasure P and appeared on P’s latest album. Before his passing, he was readying his…

Better R&B Group: 112 or Jagged Edge?

112 Vs. Jagged Edge Which is the better R&B Group? Click below for group summaries. 112 Albums: 112 (1996), Room 112 (1998), Part III (2001), Hot & Wet (2003), Pleasure & Pain (2005). Singles: “Only You,” “Come See Me,” “Cupid,”…

Classic Vibe: Playa "Cheers 2 U" (1998) (Produced by Timbaland)

Louisville r&b trio Playa scored a top 10 single on the r&b charts with their 1998 song “Cheers 2 U.” The group, with the help of the production of Timbaland, released only one album; “Cheers 2 U” in the same…