Miguel Soars on Ode to (Straight!) Sex

Miguel Soars on Ode to (Straight!) Sex

by Michael Arceneaux

Earlier in the year, Mark Pitts, the president of urban music at RCA and CEO of ByStorm Entertainment (a joint venture with RCA)… Read More

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by Josie Pickens

Against my better judgment, I attended a watch party to celebrate the release of the long-anticipated documentary chronicling the… Read More

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When you’re a 55-year-old MC, icon and leader of one of hip-hop’s most celebrated and polarizing groups of all time… Read More

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Many music prodigies and old souls have swept through the neo-soul scene. Nowadays, L.A.-based group The Internet is at the forefront… Read More

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by Matthew Allen

Singer/songwriter Leon Bridges recently took the stage at New York’s Bowery Ballroom to present the release of his debut album… Read More

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It is passionate melancholy reminiscent of Michael Jackson’s “Maria (You Were the Only One).” It is the unquenchable… Read More

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Bilal Transcends Neo-Soul with ‘In Another Life’ [INTERVIEW]

by Sun Singleton

Few singers can animate a tune like the Philadelphia-raised phenom Bilal. His best songs confess tough truths… Read More

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Stromae Invades America! [INTERVIEW]

by Miles Marshall Lewis

Who the hell is Stromae? asked Time Out New York magazine last April, in a cover… Read More

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So what do you get when you combine a spirit brand with social justice, stir, and garnish with a jazz and hip-hop twist? The answer… Read More

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