Stream Rapsody’s New Album ‘Laila’s Wisdom’

Jamla Records After dropping her Crown EP, Rapsody is back with her latest album, Laila’s Wisdom. Produced by 9th Wonder’s Soul Council team, the project features appearances from Kendrick Lamar, Anderson .Paak, Busta Rhymes, BJ The Chicago Kid, Black Though, Musiq Soulchild and more. Last year, Rapsody signed to JAY-Z’s Roc Nation, becoming the first female MC on… Read More »

Khalid Releases Acoustic Soul Ballad ‘Perfect’

Khalid is having a phenomenal year, so far. The rapper-singer had a top 10 hit with “Location” and recently nabbed a MTV VMA trophy. Following his cameo on Lorde’s “Homemade Dynamite (Remix),” the 19-year-old artist released a new song called “Perfect.” Fair warning: it’s a sad tune, but it sounds great nonetheless. According to Khalid,… Read More »

20 Best R&B Albums of 1992

1992 was an amazing year for R&B. The year started with the debut album from the hottest new act in the game: a trio out Atlanta called TLC. T-Boz, Left Eye and Chilli were draped in baggy clothes, playfully raunchy lyrics and bigger-than-life personalities–and they showed that the influence hip-hop on R&B acts wasn’t limited… Read More »

Happy Birthday, The-Dream!

Angela Weiss, Getty s Happy Birthday to The-Dream! The hitmaking songwriter/producer/artist turns 40 years old today (Sept. 20). The-Dream is one the more accomplished individuals in the biz. He wrote Beyonce’s “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)” and Rihanna’s “Umbrella,” then became a star in his own right with hits like “Falsetto” and “Walkin’… Read More »

Wiz Khalifa, French Montana, Teyana Taylor to Star in Netflix Comedy ‘The After Party’

Bennett Raglin, Getty s /Josh Brasted, Getty s/Araya Diaz, Getty s Wiz Khalifa, Teyana Taylor and French Montana are set to star in the upcoming Netflix comedy, The After Party. Def Pictures, WorldStar Hip Hop, Hunting Lane Films and Live Nation Productions have teamed up with Netflix to create the hip-hop comedy, which is the first… Read More »