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Mini Album Review: Lyfe Jennings, Tree of Lyfe

Mini Album Review: Lyfe Jennings, Tree of Lyfe

Edward Bowser June 23, 2015 0

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com AYE YO YOU… …um, that’s a pretty freaky looking album cover you’ve got going on there, Lyfe. It looks like the Human Centipede auditioning for Alvin Ailey. But it’s really no

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Album Review: Elijah Blake, Shadows & Diamonds

Album Review: Elijah Blake, Shadows & Diamonds

Edward Bowser June 19, 2015 0

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com It seems a bit weird to call Elijah Blake a rookie — he’s been releasing music for at least three or four years now. But still, his name often

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Album Review: Tamia, Love Life

Album Review: Tamia, Love Life

Edward Bowser June 4, 2015 2

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com 1998 was a very good year. Now that I think about it, it may have been one of our best years. Those 12 months introduced the world to some

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Going Against the Grain, BriaMarie Scores a Victory for Ethical Music on Debut Album “Freshman”

Going Against the Grain, BriaMarie Scores a Victory for Ethical Music on Debut Album “Freshman”

YKIGS May 31, 2015 0

When we were introduced to BriaMarie a few years back, we had a feeling we were meeting someone special. After all, she was being presented by Carvin Haggins, who along with his production partner

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Album Review: Case, Heaven’s Door

Album Review: Case, Heaven’s Door

Edward Bowser March 27, 2015 0

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com Before we begin, ask yourself this: What are the ingredients of a successful album? Now if the first thing that came to mind was “get a hot feature from

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Album Review: Raheem DeVaughn, “Love, Sex & Passion”

Album Review: Raheem DeVaughn, “Love, Sex & Passion”

Edward Bowser February 13, 2015 1

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com Here’s a PSA from your favorite music writer – Valentine’s Day is this Saturday. Fellas, step your games up. And ladies, you aren’t off the hook either – brothers

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Album Review: Charlie Wilson, “Forever Charlie”

Album Review: Charlie Wilson, “Forever Charlie”

Edward Bowser January 23, 2015 0

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com After listening to your favorite R&B uncle’s most recent release, I’ve come to two conclusions: Charlie Wilson is either an immortal vampire or the homie is sipping Fountain of

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Album Review: Jazmine Sullivan, “Reality Show”

Album Review: Jazmine Sullivan, “Reality Show”

Edward Bowser January 9, 2015 4

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com Reality TV can be pretty hit or miss these days. Those of you born in an era of men wearing girl’s jeans and girls wearing plastic butts probably missed the greatness of MTV’s The

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Album Review: Faith Evans “Incomparable”

Album Review: Faith Evans “Incomparable”

Edward Bowser November 24, 2014 4

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com When it comes to album titles, a lot of artists out here are living a lie. Iggy Azalea’s The New Classic? Playa please. But when Faith Evans calls her self Incomparable,

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Album Review: Syleena Johnson, Chapter 6: Couples Therapy

Album Review: Syleena Johnson, Chapter 6: Couples Therapy

Edward Bowser October 25, 2014 0

Words by Edward T. Bowser, SoulInStereo.com I know most of y’all know Syleena Johnson from the world of TV One’s “R&B Divas,” the quick-witted songstress who isn’t afraid to put her reality show castmates in their

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