R&B

Carrying on the musical tradition of jazz
By April 2, 2014 Read More →

Carrying on the musical tradition of jazz

Carrying on the musical tradition of jazz Mustafa on Sax proudly carries torch lit by his father, Melton Mustafa, Sr. By D. Kevin McNeir A superb improvisational duet recently occurred on a South Florida stage between two gifted musicians – one on the saxophone – the other on trumpet that confirmed why jazz is still […]

Posted in: Featured, Jazz, Music, R&B
Remembering My Friend “The Godfather”
By April 1, 2014 Read More →

Remembering My Friend “The Godfather”

The reports about the sudden death of the legendary dance-music DJ Frankie Warren Knuckles, Jr., have been confirmed. More commonly referred to as the Godfather of House Music, Knuckles, 59, died last Monday afternoon at his home. His longtime business partner and good friend, Frederick Dunston, was unavailable for comment but released a statement saying that more details would be released soon. Dunston did not confirm nor deny rumors that Knuckles had succumbed to complications from Type 2 diabetes.

Posted in: Featured, Pop Music, R&B
Frankie Beverly and Maze: Old school soul personified
By March 28, 2014 Read More →

Frankie Beverly and Maze: Old school soul personified

Frankie Beverly and Maze: Old school soul personified Legendary vocalist still performing to sold out audiences from Minneapolis to Miami By D. Kevin McNeir There are some entertainers whose singular name is enough to make their legion of fans stand up and shout with gleeful anticipation – professionals like Pink, Prince, Madonna or Cher are […]

Posted in: Featured, Hip-Hop, Pop Music, R&B
New Nhojj Album Is ‘Made to Love’
By January 31, 2014 Read More →

New Nhojj Album Is ‘Made to Love’

By Nathan James Every now and then, an artist comes along that resonates so deeply with his audience, that his gifts become unforgettable. That’s definitely true of Nhojj, an out R&B/soul artist whose latest album, Made To Love Him, will speak to your heart and engage your spirit.   It’s a delightful, relaxing blend of […]

Posted in: LGBT, R&B
By January 4, 2014 Read More →

Ricky Martin breaks with partner

News reports have been confirmed by Ricky Martin’s publicists that he has separated from his partner Carlos Gonzalez Abella. Ricky tells People Magazine: “I have experienced wonderful things with my partner. Complexity, understanding, and, at the same time, freedom, not being afraid that your partner is judging you. That is what I have found with […]

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Beat Box: Winter’s Hottest Club Tracks
By December 22, 2013 Read More →

Beat Box: Winter’s Hottest Club Tracks

By Jimmy Newsum Baby, it’s cold outside. Luckily, the heat on gay dance floors shows no sign of cooling down. Clubs are working overtime to keep their rooms hot and sweaty this season. Here are the top scorchers being played now.   “Planet XL (That’s How We Do)” Tony Moran TanMan Music The latest booty […]

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Out R&B Artist Marck Angel Takes New ‘Positions’ As Musical Journey Continues
By December 16, 2013 Read More →

Out R&B Artist Marck Angel Takes New ‘Positions’ As Musical Journey Continues

Popular R&B vocalist Marck Angel spreads his wings and soars higher with his latest album release, Angel Dust, which features the hit single, Positions. By Nathan James It’s another milestone in this young artist’s critically-acclaimed career, which has earned him a 2012 Out Hip Hop Award R&B Song Of The Year for Earth Angel, singing the hit song, Deep, which is […]

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Chris Brown Agrees to More Community Service
By August 21, 2013 Read More →

Chris Brown Agrees to More Community Service

R&B singer Chris Brown had his probation reinstated by a judge in Los Angeles on Friday after the Grammy winner agreed to complete an additional 1,000 hours of community service stemming from his 2009 sentence for assaulting singer Rihanna. Brown’s probation had been revoked last month by Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge James Brandlin […]

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Look Out For Amanda Holley
By July 27, 2013 Read More →

Look Out For Amanda Holley

Songstress, Amanda Holley has one true love and that is music relying from a very young age on its strength to develop into the consummate musician and vocalist she continues to aspire to be. By Camille Evans Amanda engrossed herself in music day in and day out, surviving on Whitney, Mariah, Aretha, Ella, and Billie’s […]

Posted in: 2013 - 07 - July 17, R&B
Zing vodka appoints Chris Brown as ambassador
By June 29, 2013 Read More →

Zing vodka appoints Chris Brown as ambassador

The singer was this morning named as the face of the New York-produced vodka brand, owned by the Maloof family, responsible for “conceptualizing and directing creative assets, marketing campaigns, and consulting the evolution of the brand’s product line,” as well as serving as a brand ambassador. However Brown, who is on five years’ probation for […]

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