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Jagged Edge Releases Lyric Video for "HOPE"

Iconic R&B group, Jagged Edge, has returned this year with the announcement of their forthcoming eighth album J.E. Heartbreak Too, the sequel to their multi-platium 2000 album J.E. Heartbreak. Hoping to inspire other R&B groups to reemerge and new groups to form, they “opened the door” with the lead single “Hope.” The much loved quartet […]

"DeVante Swing" x Joyce Wrice

Jodeci & R&B/ neo-soul lovers will appreciate the interlude entitled “DeVante Swing” by songstress Joyce Wrice. Wrice paid homage to the legendary super producer, DeVante Swing, of the iconic R&B group Jodeci. Winning us over with her soulful vocals she delivers an intriguing interlude. She samples Jodeci’s classic “Freek N U.” The track is both […]

Fresco Kane – "You Can Have It"

The East St. Louis native, Fresco Kane, has Hip Hop legends taking notice of the 26-year-old with the rock star persona–from Jermaine Dupri insisting the rookie sign with his label just hours after meeting him for the first time, to Busta Rhymes contributing a raunchily righteous verse to his JD and Bryan Michael Cox-produced buzz […]

The 20th Anniversary 2014 Essence Festival Brings Out The Stars! Prince and More Headline

Photo Credit: Maya Washington Essence hit it big again this year for their 20th anniversary. The Essence Festival’s 20th anniversary set a record for annual attendance, with more than 550,000 participants celebrating four days of R&B music, community, and black culture between the New Orleans’ convention center and the Mercedes Benz Superdome. The festival attracted […]

Chris Brown, Justin Bieber and More Play In BET Experience Sprite Celebrity Basketball Game

Please enable Javascript to watch this video BET brought out all of the surprises for their second annual BET Experience weekend. On Saturday, they held the Sprite Celebrity Basketball Game featuring celebrities from the music, television and sports realms. Chris Brown hit the court showing off his basketball skills which helped his team (Lemon) beat […]

MC Lyte and BET Networks Host Women, Wealth, and Relationships Panel BET Awards Weekend

Hip Hop legend MC Lyte teamed up with BET Networks to present an educational experience addressing women’s top three issues: their pocketbook, their partner and their purpose, during the Women, Wealth and Relationships Forum prior to the BET Fan Fest at LA Live. The hour long panel featured celebrity panelists R&B Diva’s creator and reality […]