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Rare Gem: Keith Sweat – Nobody (featuring Athena Cage) (Deep End Remix)

Rare Gem: Keith Sweat – Nobody (featuring Athena Cage) (Deep End Remix)

YKIGS February 9, 2017 0

Who does it like Keith Sweat? Nobody. Check out this rare version of his hit single “Nobody” that’s called the “Deep End Remix”. This version of the song was actually included on a CD-single

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Rare Gem: Chante Moore – Everyday

Rare Gem: Chante Moore – Everyday

YKIGS February 9, 2017 0

For today’s rare gem feature, we’ve uncovered a song by Chante Moore that many may have overlooked called “Everyday”. The song was included as a Japan only bonus track on her third solo album

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Rare Gem: Joe – I’m In Luv (The Hype Remix)

Rare Gem: Joe – I’m In Luv (The Hype Remix)

YKIGS February 7, 2017 0

With all of the success and legendary legacy that Joe has achieved over the years, he’s got one quirky distinction that sets him apart from his peers. Not only have many overlooked his debut

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Rare Gem: Keith Sweat – Just a Touch (Stevie J’s Bad Boy Remix)

Rare Gem: Keith Sweat – Just a Touch (Stevie J’s Bad Boy Remix)

YKIGS February 7, 2017 0

Looking back at the late 90’s in hip hop and r&b, the Bad Boy sound dominated the radio. It became so powerful that it began to shift the sound of the r&b genre as

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Rare Gem: Tyrese – What Am I Gonna Do (Remix) (featuring G-Dep)

Rare Gem: Tyrese – What Am I Gonna Do (Remix) (featuring G-Dep)

YKIGS February 7, 2017 0

It’s quite possible that Tyrese is the biggest celebrity outside of music that we currently have in r&b. After originally getting his start in modeling, he quickly began a successful career in music before

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Rare Gems: Dave Hollister – Gotcha Back & All I Need (featuring Erick Sermon & Redman)

Rare Gems: Dave Hollister – Gotcha Back & All I Need (featuring Erick Sermon & Redman)

YKIGS February 7, 2017 0

There is little debate that Dave Hollister is one of the premiere vocalists of his generation. His powerful, churchy vocal style is a great embodiment for where many of the 90’s r&b stars developed

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Rare Gem: Babyface & Toni Braxton – Give U My Heart (Soft Mix)

Rare Gem: Babyface & Toni Braxton – Give U My Heart (Soft Mix)

YKIGS February 1, 2017 0

Babyface and Toni Braxton’s collaborative album “Love, Marriage & Divorce” in 2014 was certainly a triumphant coming together of two artists who had extensive history. The lead up to the album caused plenty of

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Rare Gem: Michael Jackson – Remember the Time (Teddy Riley Solo Version)

Rare Gem: Michael Jackson – Remember the Time (Teddy Riley Solo Version)

YKIGS January 31, 2017 0

Wow, who knew stuff like this even existed! This is probably one of the rarest finds we’ve ever come across, what appears to be an in studio vocal mix of Teddy Riley creating Michael

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Rare Gem: Brandy – I’m Yours (Piano Remix)

Rare Gem: Brandy – I’m Yours (Piano Remix)

YKIGS January 31, 2017 0

One of the reasons we loved 90’s r&b so much was that the music had feeling, and made us feel. Music that made you stop what you were doing to sing along, and music

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Rare Gem: Nicole Wray – Regrets (featuring Jay-Z)

Rare Gem: Nicole Wray – Regrets (featuring Jay-Z)

YKIGS January 31, 2017 0

Nicole Wray certainly has been through a lot in the music industry. She originally signed to Missy Elliott’s The Goldmind record label as just a teen, where she released her cult classic debut “Make

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