Is Robin Laying It on Too Thicke?

Is Robin Laying It on Too Thicke?

by Josie Pickens

In an era of bitterness and misogyny wrapped intricately as love songs, I’ve actually always been fond of Robin Thicke’s… Read More

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‘Purple Rain’ Turns 30!

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Thirty years ago, on June 25, 1984, Prince’s masterful Purple Rain was released and the world of Black music hasn’t… Read More

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Available now at is the exclusive re-issue… Read More

Prince's New Album Features a Song About #ThisCouldBeUsButYouPlayin

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Song on new Prince album inspired by popular hashtag.  Prince — pioneering musician, style icon, and… Read More

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Marsha Ambrosius Teams with Dr. Dre [NEW MUSIC]

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Marsha Ambrosius ft. Dr. Dre, “Stronger” Marsha Ambrosius added a hip-hop style twist to her cover of Sade’s… Read More

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By this time next year, Tiffany Foxx wants to be headlining international shows off the buzz of a studio album, and she’s inching… Read More

Lady Gaga Taken Advantage of by R. Kelly in Terry Richardson Video

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Clips emerge from disturbing R. Kelly/Lady Gaga vid that was never released. The clip was shot in November, just… Read More

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Teddy Pendergrass, the Heart of Philly Soul

by Michael A. Gonzales

In 1973, the year I turned 10, “The Love I Lost” came on the radio one morning and the hurricane-powered… Read More

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She’s already collaborated and written songs with the Black Eyed Peas, Kelis, the Noisettes and Moby, as well as fronting her… Read More

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