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Rare Gem: Keri Hilson “Wrong When You’re Gone” (Jennifer Lopez Demo)

Here is the demo version of the Jennifer Lopez song. I actually prefer Keri’s version more.

Editor Pick: Deborah Cox “My First Night With You” (Written by Babyface & Dianne Warren)

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/1094.mp3] It was always been a head scratcher to me how Deborah Cox released this song on her self titled debut album in 1995, and then Mya released her own version of the song a few years later on her…

New Music: Babyface “Flashback” (Produced by Stargate)

I’m just going to go out on a limb and predict this is a demo song for someone else. I just don’t feel like this Stargate produced track is really the type of song we would expect from Babyface at…

Classic Vibe: Toni Braxton "You’re Makin Me High" (1996)

For today’s classic vibe, “You’re Makin Me High” was a number one single by Toni and was the result of the collaboration between Babyface (who can be heard on background vocals) and Bryce Wilson (formerly or Groove Theory). This was…

Classic Vibe: Babyface "Everytime I Close My Eyes" (1996)

One of his more well known commercial hits is the song “Everytime I Close My Eyes” which features Mariah Carey on background vocals and Kenny G on the saxophone. As the story goes, Mariah appeared on the song to provide…

Classic Vibe: Babyface "For the Cool in You" (1993)

Even though it may never have been reflected in record sales, I’ve always felt that Babyface was one of the most talented artists in r&b. Besides his silky smooth voice, he is also a masterful writer who has penned hits…

New Hip Hop: Timbaland "Rumors" featuring Jay-Z & Keri Hilson

Here is a new song from Timbaland called “Rumors” featuring Jay-Z and Keri Hilson that is possibly on his Shock Value II album. Timbaland is on point with the beat as usual, Jay-Z provides a decent rap, but Keri Hilson…