Interview

Tamia Interview: New Album “Passion Like Fire”, New Single “Leave it Smokin”, Motivation for New Music

With the way r&b has evolved over the years with artists putting out new music less frequently, you never quite know how long it’s going to be until we get the next album from your favorite artist. For example, we’ve…

Moonchild Interview: Talks Early Journey, “Voyager” Album & Tapping Into Neo Soul Sound

Max, Amber and Andris, better known as Moonchild, have been buzzing on the internet for quite some time now. Thanks to their musicianship and smooth vocals, they’ve found a home in R&B as they’ve been able to capture that Neo…

Raheem DeVaughn Interview: Talks ChrossRhodes Movement, Upcoming Album & State of Urban AC Radio

Raheem DeVaughn has been a roll with his solo releases over the last few years as he’s kept the integrity of R&B alive with his albums. Recently though, Raheem put his R&B music to the side to focus on his…

Lil Eazy-E Interview: Upcoming Project & Remembering Static Major 10 Years Later

As we celebrate the 20 year anniversary of Playa’s “Cheers 2 U” album, it’s important that we also pay tribute to one of the members Static Major who passed away 10 years ago. YouKnowIGotSoul had a chance to speak with…

Ro James Interview: “Smoke” EP, Working WIth Salaam Remi & Passing Of Leah LaBelle

Ro James established himself as one of the new stars in R&B when he dropped his debut album “Eldorado” back in 2016. He had been grinding for many years prior to that, but he made his breakthrough with the record…

SiR Interview: Latest Album “November”, Signing to TDE & Tyrese’s R&B Bootcamp

It seems like anything related to Top Dawg Entertainment is a mega success right now. When we look at the success that Kendrick Lamar has had along with SZA’s recent climb to stardom, it’s not a shock that expectations are…

Snoop Dogg Interview: New Album “Bible of Love”, Creating Gospel Music, Chemistry With Charlie Wilson

In his legendary career, Snoop Dogg has been known to successfully experiment and create the unexpected. You could certainly call his new Gospel album “Bible of Love” something we’d never have expected, but it’s here, and it’s pretty special. The…

Tim Kelley Interview: Tim & Bob Production Origins, Finding 112, Work With Bobby V, New Label

For whatever reason, Tim & Bob just never seem to get the recognition they deserve among top producers that came out of the 90’s. After all, they had a hand in some of the biggest r&b hits over the past…

Ruff Endz Interview: New Album “Soul Brothers”, Reuniting as Group, Coming Together for Baltimore

Since the creation of YouKnowIGotSoul.com over eight years ago, there are very few of our favorite r&b artists from years past left who we’ve not seen an album from. With the release of Ruff Endz return album “Soul Brothers”, we…

Craig David Interview: New Album “The Time is Now”, Career Resurgence, R&B Revival

If you’ve followed the career of Craig David over the past few years, his resurgence has truly been astounding. Following years of being away from the scene and not releasing new music, things really jump started with his wild parties…