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Treach & R.L. “Ego” Featuring Jaheim

Check out this new song “Ego” featuring Jaheim from an upcoming joint EP by Treach of Naughty by Nature and R.L. of Next.

R.L. of Next Performing “Boo’d Up” Live at Phuket Lounge in NYC

Footage we took of R.L. performing his new single “Boo’d Up” Live at Phuket Lounge in NYC.

Event Recap & Photos: RL of Next Performs at Phuket Lounge in NYC 5/11/13

Yesterday at Harlem, R.L. performed at a day party at Phuket Lounge. Flanked by family and supporters, including Kay Gee from Naughty by Nature (who originally signed R.L. as part of Next), R.L. excitedly made the announcement that he’d be…

RL “Boo’d Up” featuring Taylor J (Video)

We were the fist to premiere the single, and now here’s the official single for the song. Here’s what RL had to say about it in our interview last month: I just wanted to be able to do another anthem….

Interview: R.L. of Next Talks Getting Back Hunger as Solo Artist, Reaching Apex, Legacy of Next

While Next might not have always received the credit they deserved in the late 90’s and early 2000’s compared to other r&b groups, there is no doubt their music is timeless and still has a big impact today. R.L. had…

Exclusive: R.L. “Boo’d Up” featuring Taylor J

[audio:] The wait is over. R.L. (from Next) has just released his first official single in over a decade since the release of his solo debut “RL:Ements” in 2002. Although he’s spent the past years writing hits for other artists…

New Music: R.L. “Replay”

R.L. recently posted this song to his official Tumblr site, and had this to say: Putting the finishing touches on my solo album entitled “Minnesota Nights”… Here’s an outtake…Hope you like!! I’ll continually strive to make the sexiest music possible…..

Interview: Through Hard Work, Being Humble and Making Timeless Music, Next Continues to Thrive

With crossover smash hits like “Too Close” and “Wifey” dominating the radio, there’s no denying that Next was on top of the world of r&b and music in the late 90’s and early 00’s. Following their third album “The Next…

YouKnowIGotSoul Presents Anatomy of a Hot Song: The Creation of Deborah Cox & R.L.’s “We Can’t Be Friends”

Songs like “We Can’t Be Friends” really capture the essence of what r&b music is all about; relatable music that you can feel and touches our emotions. This duet between Deborah Cox and R.L. from her 1998 album “One Wish”…