Ywada

INTRODUCING Ywada!
[NEW MUSIC]

The African-American gospel music tradition has always been a perennial wellspring of captivating vocal talent, their voices fully… Read More

Welcome Home, Lauryn

Welcome Home, Lauryn

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

If you think a three-month stint in prison and mental health counseling have softened Lauryn Hill’s provocative views on social… Read More

Marques Houston: Still ‘Famous’ [INTERVIEW]<br />

Marques Houston: Still ‘Famous’ [INTERVIEW]

by Starrene Rhett Rocque

Newbie Marques Houston fans are most likely eager to see him on film. Those who used to crush on him when he was “Batman”… Read More

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Sandra St. Victor Saves the World! [INTERVIEW]

by Starrene Rhett Rocque

Chaka Khan describes singer/songwriter Sandra St. Victor as one of the best vocalists and songwriters she knows. In fact, given St… Read More

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[SONIC BOOM]
The Week's Hottest Music

Jordin Sparks, “Chocolate Brown Eyes” Jordin Sparks gets sexy and sensual in what sounds like a true classic… Read More

the internet

INTRODUCING
The Internet! [NEW MUSIC]

The edgy L.A. rap collective Odd Future keeps on spawning new stars: Tyler the Creator, Earl Sweatshirt, Grammy winner Frank Ocean… Read More

Kanye Gives ‘Motivational’ BBC Interview [VIDEO]<br />

Kanye Gives ‘Motivational’ BBC Interview [VIDEO]

Once again, Kanye West was the mouth that roared this week, in a four-part BBC Radio 1 interview with Zane Lowe. Plenty of Yeezy-isms… Read More

Diddy

Meet The World's Highest Paid Rappers

by #teamEBONY

Diddy tops this year’s list of hip-hop’s top earners, pulling in $50 million over the past 12 months. He’s one… Read More

Questlove and Nelson George Go Searching for the Funk

Questlove and Nelson George Go Searching for the Funk

by Souleo

At this year’s 17th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival, presented by… Read More

Amy Winehouse Never Twerked

Amy Winehouse Never Twerked

by Amy Linden

Amy Winehouse was arguably one of the decade’s strongest, most nakedly expressive singer/songwriters. Just 27 when she passed… Read More

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