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Black and Smokey of Playa Discuss Decision to Join Dru Hill, Upcoming Album From the Group (Exclusive)

Legendary R&B group Dru Hill have gone through a number of lineup changes over the years, but none have drawn quite the attention of their latest. Their decision to add Smokey and Black from fellow group Playa drew praise from…

Jagged Edge Reveal Upcoming “A Jagged Love Story” Album Will Be a Double Album (Exclusive)

Jagged Edge have been gearing up for the release of their milestone 10th studio album. After over two decades in the music industry, the group have an extra special treat in store for their fans. The new album is called…

Blaque Discuss Release Of “Torch” Album + Future New Music From the Group (Exclusive)

R&B group Blaque thrilled fans when they announced they’d be releasing their shelved “Torch” album. This was supposed to be the group’s third album and was set to release in 2003; fans have been asking for it ever since. We…

DJ Kay Gee Discusses Plans to Work with Jaheim & Next Again, Why Koffee Brown Broke Up, Artist Development

DJ Kay Gee of the legendary hip hop group Naughty by Nature has been a friend of ours for many years now, so it was only right we had him as a guest on the SoulBack R&B Podcast. He took…

Rahsaan Patterson Discusses New Single “Heaven Sent”, New Album “Heroes & Gods”, Writing for Brandy (Exclusive)

We had Rahsaan Patterson on a recent episode of the SoulBack R&B Podcast and he took the time to discuss his latest single “Heaven Sent”, his upcoming album “Heroes & Gods”, and the impact that writing the song “Baby” for…

Tao Soprano Discusses Leaving Dru Hill, How He Got Start With Group, Solo Project (Exclusive)

Tao Soprano has been an important part of the legendary group Dru Hill for over a decade now. The departure of Woody in the late 2000’s left a void in the group, and Tao was able to provide a virtually…

Vivian Green Reflects on Her Debut Album “A Love Story” (Exclusive)

Vivian Green’s debut album “A Love Story” is often heralded as a classic. As an R&B artist coming out of Philadelphia during the early 2000’s, her music is often times associated with the neo-soul movement. When you actually put the…

RL from Next Reflects On How the Group Was Discovered + Reveals Possible Next Farewell Tour (Exclusive)

Next is a group that will forever be tied into the lineage of 90’s R&B history with the way they impacted the genre and the legacy they’ve created. With crossover pop hits like “Too Close” and “Wifey” among others, they…

Musiq Soulchild Shares Unique Story of How He Got Signed + Discusses Plans for New Music in 2019 (Exclusive)

When it comes to artists stories on how they originally got discovered and signed, each one of them is unique. Musiq Soulchild just might have one of the most unique stories out of all of them. He appeared on a…

Kay Gee Reveals Jaheim’s “Just In Case” Was Originally a Ballad Recorded by Koffee Brown

Another week, and another piece of history uncovered on the SoulBack R&B Podcast. Each week we’ve had on a special guest, and we’ve really been uncovering some secrets lately. The latest of those comes from the vault of legendary producer…