In Depth Album Feature

Nicole Wray’s Debut Album “Make It Hot” – An In Depth Look at the Creation of This R&B Gem

Through the 90’s, Missy Elliott developed a reputation for creating hits and in the process turning artists into stars. Following her discovery by DeVante Swing, her time in Da Bassment, inclusion in The Swing Mob collective, and eventual liberation, things…

In Depth Album Feature: Musiq Soulchild’s “Aijuswanaseing” in the Words of Those who Created It

Introduction During the height of the neo-soul era, a fresh new face out of Philly arrived who went by the name of Musiq Soulchild. This was in the middle of the year 2000 and just before the digital age took…

Exclusive: The Producers of “Aaliyah” Take Us Behind the Scenes Into Making of This Classic

YouKnowIGotSoul has always respected and greatly admired the work of Aaliyah. Despite her untimely passing that ended up cutting her rise to super stardom short, we have a great appreciation for the legacy she has left behind. Now ten years…

Exclusive: An In-depth Look at the Making of Alicia Keys’ “Songs in A Minor” With Kerry “Krucial” Brothers

As part of our dedication to helping share the history behind the music, YouKnowIGotSoul has decided to take an in depth look at Alicia Keys’ debut album “Songs in A Minor”. Upon the ten year anniversary of the original release…