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Rare Gem: Blaque “I Do” (Featuring Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes)

Years after she’d help to make TLC one of the most successful girl groups of all time, Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes helped introduce another girl group, Blaque. The group featured a lineup of Shamari Fears, Brandi Williams and Natina Reed,…

Where Are They Now? The Current Status of Every Female 90’s R&B Group

A few days ago we rolled out our Current Status of Every Male 90’s R&B Group List, and now we do the same for the females. Just like the males, female r&b groups dominated in the 90’s, but have pretty…

Exclusive: Blaque Remembers Natina Reed One Year After Her Passing

YouKnowIGotSoul had a chance to speak with Brandi and Shamari about their last memory of group member Natina Reed who passed away last year. As reported a year ago, the 32 year old singer was struck by a vehicle which…

Interview: Blaque Talks Comeback, New Music & Natina Reed

Success and tragedy are two words that have been associated the group Blaque for almost their entire career. The group, consisting of Brandi, Shamari and Natina, made a huge splash in 1998 with their debut single “808” which ended up…

Exclusive: Blaque “Summertime Ridin”

It’s been a minute since we’ve heard some music from the R&B group Blaque, but they are finally back with a new record. The group is currently working on an album, which will be dedicated to group member Natina Reed…

R.I.P. Natina Reed (Of Blaque)

It saddens me to announce that Natina Reed (middle), who was 1/3 of the R&B trio Blaque, has passed away. She was only 32. We have received confirmation from her family regarding the passing and the details around the tragic…

Interview: Natina Reed Ready To Ignite Blaque Comeback After Extended Hiatus

Under the tutelage of Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes of TLC, Blaque came out with their debut album in 1999 and really had an immediate impact on the charts with hits like “808” and “Bring It All To Me”. With success…

Event Recap & Photos: Left Eye Music Festival Featuring Chilli, Blaque, OMG Girlz & More

Family, fans, and music lovers gathered at Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center on Saturday for the First Annual Left Eye Music Fest. The day was chocked full of fun and a lot of love for Left Eye. The stylish…

Brandi D “Love It”

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/2097.mp3] Here’s a new track from Brandi D (from Blaque) which happens to come out a day before her birthday. It is her first as a solo artist. I’m definitely looking forward to her upcoming project. Brandi D: “Love It…

Rare Gem: Blaque “Fall Back” (Produced by Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins)

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/2091.mp3] Here’s a song from Blaque’s unreleased album “Torch”. Though people have heard bits and pieces of that album, I’m sure many are still waiting for the album to drop in its entirety.