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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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Rare Gem: R. Kelly – Your Body’s Callin (Unreleased Remix)

Rare Gem: R. Kelly – Your Body’s Callin (Unreleased Remix)

YKIGS January 31, 2017 0

There is little denying that R. Kelly established himself as the King of R&B during the 90’s. It all started out with his solo debut album “12 Play”, which is highly regarded as a

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Rare Gem: Musiq Soulchild – Don’t Change (featuring Ron Isley) (Remix)

Rare Gem: Musiq Soulchild – Don’t Change (featuring Ron Isley) (Remix)

YKIGS January 30, 2017 0

Many may not even realize it for whatever reason, but Musiq Soulchild is easily one of the most successful artists of his generation. Think about it. Since 2000, how many r&b artists have had

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Rare Gem: Anthony Hamilton – Nobody Else (Holdin it Down Version)

Rare Gem: Anthony Hamilton – Nobody Else (Holdin it Down Version)

YKIGS January 30, 2017 0

Although he’s now considered one of the brightest stars in r&b music, Anthony Hamilton certainly came from humble beginnings in the music industry. He signed with record label MCA in the mid 90’s, but

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