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New Music: H.E.R. – Rather Be (Editor Pick)

New Music: H.E.R. – Rather Be (Editor Pick)

YKIGS October 20, 2017 0

As she prepares for her “Lights On” tour next month, H.E.R. has just dropped her “B Sides” EP. The project consists of some songs that didn’t make her two EPs that she released over

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New Music: The PlayList featuring Glenn Lewis – Faceless (Produced by DJ Jazzy Jeff) (Editor Pick)

New Music: The PlayList featuring Glenn Lewis – Faceless (Produced by DJ Jazzy Jeff) (Editor Pick)

YKIGS February 23, 2017 0

When DJ Jazzy Jeff brought all of his favorite singers, producers, writers and musicians together for his annual PlayList Retreat this year, he knew exactly what he was doing. Born out of these sessions

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Editor Pick: Chrisette Michele – Girl Respect Yourself

Editor Pick: Chrisette Michele – Girl Respect Yourself

YKIGS January 18, 2017 0

There is a ton of controversy surrounding Chrisette Michele today for her decision to perform at the inauguration of President Donald Trump later this week. However, we’re not going to touch on that, politics

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Editor Pick: Playa – One Man Woman (featuring Aaliyah)

Editor Pick: Playa – One Man Woman (featuring Aaliyah)

YKIGS January 16, 2017 1

When DeVante Swing assembled the talent he did in Da Bassment, it’s really not clear if he knew what he had on his hands. Many of those artists would go on to have long

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New Music: Kevin Ross – Don’t Go (Editor Pick)

New Music: Kevin Ross – Don’t Go (Editor Pick)

YKIGS January 8, 2017 0

Over the past few years, Kevin Ross has stood out among his peers in terms of contributing to the traditional r&b sound that many have been longing for. While most of his generation have

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New Music: After 7 – Runnin’ Out (Editor Pick)

New Music: After 7 – Runnin’ Out (Editor Pick)

YKIGS October 19, 2016 0

Over the past decade, we’ve seen many r&b groups of years past reunite and attempt comebacks with mixed results. After 7 has had among the best results of any of those groups following their

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Editor Pick: Playa “Incense Burning”

Editor Pick: Playa “Incense Burning”

YKIGS August 6, 2016 0

Playa will go down as one of the most unheralded r&b groups coming out of the 90’s. Signed to Def Jam, their talent was immense and they harmonized like few others. Static Major’s untimely

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New Music: Fantasia – When I Met You (Editor Pick)

New Music: Fantasia – When I Met You (Editor Pick)

YKIGS July 31, 2016 0

Fantasia’s fifth album “The Definition Of…” is in stores now, so it’s only right we highlight one of the standout songs on the album. The song “When I Met You” is a real gem

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New Music: Keke Wyatt – Still Have Love (Editor Pick)

New Music: Keke Wyatt – Still Have Love (Editor Pick)

YKIGS May 5, 2016 0

Keke Wyatt has just released her fourth album “Rated Love” so it’s only right we dig into the album and present an overlooked gem. She powerhouse vocalist shows a few different sides on the

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New Music: Musiq Soulchild – Changed My Mind (Editor Pick)

New Music: Musiq Soulchild – Changed My Mind (Editor Pick)

YKIGS April 26, 2016 1

Musiq Soulchild recently released his latest album “Life on Earth” and gave fans his first project in nearly five years. Those who have had a chance to check out the album so far will

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