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Brandy Interview: New Music, Going Independent, Finding Herself During Break

Brandy Interview: New Music, Going Independent, Finding Herself During Break

YKIGS May 8, 2017 0

When you listen to the music coming from the new generation of R&B artists, you can definitely make the case that Brandy has been one of the most influential artists since her debut in

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Kevin Ross Interview: Debut Album “The Awakening”, Upcoming Tour, Acapella R&B Covers

Kevin Ross Interview: Debut Album “The Awakening”, Upcoming Tour, Acapella R&B Covers

YKIGS April 29, 2017 0

Kevin Ross has been one of the most pleasant surprises to happen in R&B this year. The singer had been signed to Motown for a few years ago, but finally established himself as an

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Musiq Soulchild Interview: Introduces Protege Willie Hyn, Talks New Music, Regaining Passion

Musiq Soulchild Interview: Introduces Protege Willie Hyn, Talks New Music, Regaining Passion

YKIGS April 29, 2017 0

After a lengthy layoff from the Musiq Soulchild brand over the past several years, the singer returned with a vengeance last year with the great album “Life on Earth” and tour that followed. Although

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La’Porsha Renae Interview: Transition From American Idol To Motown, New Album “All Ready Already”, Creative Process

La’Porsha Renae Interview: Transition From American Idol To Motown, New Album “All Ready Already”, Creative Process

YKIGS April 18, 2017 0

Artists will come and go in the music industry, but there will always be room for those who can flat out sing. La’Porsha Renae proved early on that she could sing with the best

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Stokley Interview: Debut Solo Album, Mint Condition Legacy, Work with Wale

Stokley Interview: Debut Solo Album, Mint Condition Legacy, Work with Wale

YKIGS March 19, 2017 0

For years now, r&b lovers have been essentially begging for a solo album from Mint Condition lead singer Stokley Williams. Long considered one of the elite vocalists of his generation, fans have longed to

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Louis York Interview: Weirdo Workshop, Going Against the Grain, Masterpiece Theater, Overcoming Fears

Louis York Interview: Weirdo Workshop, Going Against the Grain, Masterpiece Theater, Overcoming Fears

YKIGS March 11, 2017 0

When hit producers/songwriters Claude Kelly and Chuck Harmony decided to break away from the industry and start their own group Louis York, it certainly was a bold decision. The two had collaborated for years

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Glenn Lewis Interview: DJ Jazzy Jeff “Chasing Goosebumps” Project, New Album, Overcoming Hurdles

Glenn Lewis Interview: DJ Jazzy Jeff “Chasing Goosebumps” Project, New Album, Overcoming Hurdles

YKIGS March 2, 2017 0

When you talk about Glenn Lewis, you’re talking about one of the most unheralded vocalists of his generation. Not only that, but he’s one you want to hear from often, and unfortunately the music

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DJ Jazzy Jeff Interview: Chasing Goosebumps Album, Music With Feeling, A Touch of Jazz History

DJ Jazzy Jeff Interview: Chasing Goosebumps Album, Music With Feeling, A Touch of Jazz History

YKIGS February 24, 2017 0

DJ Jazzy Jeff is truly a gem in this music industry. Originally gaining fame in hip hop music alongside Will Smith, he’s always had a base founded in r&b and soul music. That manifested

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Gordon Chambers Interview: New Album “Surrender”, Overcoming Tragedy, Success as Songwriter

Gordon Chambers Interview: New Album “Surrender”, Overcoming Tragedy, Success as Songwriter

YKIGS February 21, 2017 0

Last week, we had the honor of featuring veteran Gordon Chambers in our monthly Sol Village show. The night was a celebration of his recently released fourth album “Surrender”, which came out over five

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Lloyd Interview: Return To Music, “Tru” EP, Independent Success At Radio

Lloyd Interview: Return To Music, “Tru” EP, Independent Success At Radio

YKIGS February 15, 2017 0

Lloyd made his return to the music industry late last year when he released his single “Tru”. The song shocked pretty much everyone as Lloyd took a ballad to Urban radio and found success

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