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Teena Marie Lady T
Hot irons in the fire!  Fiery classic soul.  Lady T., Teena Marie didn’t have to take a backseat to anyone.  I was lucky enough to see her perform live one time. It was in a large Philadelphia arena.  The size of the crowd did not distract from the intimate punch Lady T. hammered home that night...

Stephanie Mills In The House
Stephanie Mills, Kingsley Smith (King from Powerhouse Radio), and Diane Prior. It’s 1980, we are in the studio of WAYV-FM, Atlantic City, NJ. Diane, our evening dj, went on to WKTU-FM in New York City, and me to 4 different FM stations in Philadelphia, PA.

Sparkle Then and Now
Whitney Houston’s “Celebrate,” a nice uptempo duet with Jordin Sparks of American Idol fame was recorded in early February, 2012. The latest “Sparkle” movie was released in August, 2012. The original film from 1976 starred Irene Cara. “Celebrate” is included in the soundtrack.

Nile Rodgers Chic Le Freak
Nile Rodgers, the surviving founder of Chic, chronicles the rise of his group in “Le Freak: An Upside Down Story of Family, Disco, and Destiny.” Co-founder Bernard Edwards died in Tokyo, Japan in 1996. The distinctive production style of Rodgers was responsible for hits by Diana Ross, David Bow...

Whitney Houston So Emotional
From Newark, New Jersey to Beverly Hills.  Whitney Houston: born August 9, 1963 in Newark.  Died: February 11, 2012 in Beverly Hills. Celebrate her life with this “So Emotional” wallpaper from Picture Sleeve Pop.

Donna Summer Remembered
LaDonna Adrian Gaines was born on New Year’s Eve, December 31, 1948. She grew up in Boston with her parents and two sisters.  By the time she was 12, she was singing Diana Ross and Dionne Warwick songs. On her approach to singing as an adult, Donna says in her autobiography “to this day I will a...

Hop Into NYC Singer/Songwriter ANE’s ‘Dreams’
Directed by Kidz R Evil, the visuals create a dreamlike fantasy world using retro anime clips with themes of space travel. The post Hop Into NYC Singer/Songwriter ANE’s ‘Dreams’ appeared first on

Rotimi – Nobody ft. 50 Cent & T.I.
Directed by Eif Rivera (Nas, DJ Khaled, Gucci Mane), Rotimi delivers a sexy, yet dark visual showcasing his captivating presence and ability to croon over a catchy beat alongside 50 Cent and T.I. The post Rotimi – Nobody ft. 50 Cent & T.I. appeared first on

JoJo – Wonder Woman
The 26-year-old singer has released a new, soulful slow jam about being the female superhero but in a sexier way, shall we say. The post JoJo – Wonder Woman appeared first on

Jagged Edge, Shanice, Switch & More To Be Featured On 11th Season Of ‘Unsung’
TV One's popular series Unsung will return this summer for its 11th season, which features a whole new set of beloved R&B, rap, and gospel acts. The post Jagged Edge, Shanice, Switch & More To Be Featured On 11th Season Of ‘Unsung’ appeared first on

Rihanna Gives Fan Great Relationship Advice On Twitter
Looks like Rihanna can add "relationship consultant" to her already-beefy resume of accomplishments. Earlier this week, a fan reached out to the chart-topping star on Twitter's direct message platform... The post Rihanna Gives Fan Great Relationship Advice On Twitter appeared first on Singersroo...

Jhené Aiko – Hello Ego (Don’t Stop) ft. Chris Brown [Lyric Video]
Jhené Aiko and Chris Brown collaborated once before on the 2014 hit single "Post to Be" with Omarion and another one called "Drunk Texting," now they've linked up again to create a new collaboration called "Hello Ego." The post Jhené Aiko – Hello Ego (Don’t Stop) ft. Chris Brown [Lyric Video] ...


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