Old School and Today's R&B
Elle Varner, ‘I Don’t Care’ – Song Review
If you need a ‘Refill’ of Elle Varner, look no further than her latest single, ‘I Don’t Care.’ The yearning ballad is from her long-awaited debut album ‘Perfectly Imperfect,’ which hits stores on Aug. 7.
Chris Brown + Girlfriend Get Zodiac Tattoos Together
Another day, another tattoo for Chris Brown. The R&B singer and his girlfriend, Karrueche Tran, went to the tattoo parlor and got inked at the same dame time. The couple wanted to celebrate their Chinese zodiac signs and got their tats in rather unique places.
Usher Seeking Settlement in Custody Battle with Ex-Wife
Usher reportedly is rethinking his legal strategy in his ongoing custody battle with Tameka Raymond — this after a jet ski accident left his 11-year-old stepson brain dead. TMZ is reporting that over the weekend Usher and Tameka talked about reaching an amicably settlement in their case.
Nicki Minaj Breaks Billboard Hot 100 Record With ‘Starships’
Throw your hands high in the sky, Barbz, because Nicki Minaj‘s ‘Starships’ has set a new record on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The dance-pop song has spent its first 21 weeks in the Billboard Top 10 after it debuted at No. 9 on the chart on March 3.
D’Angelo + Mary J. Blige Embarking on Liberation Tour This Summer
After making his triumphant return to music at the 2012 BET Awards, D’Angelo will take his act on the road this summer. The mercurial R&B crooner has partnered with Mary J. Blige for the Liberation Tour.
Chris Brown’s ‘Fortune’ Tops Billboard 200, Singer Celebrates With ‘Bandit’ Tattoo
As expected, Chris Brown‘s fifth album ‘Fortune’ premiered at No. 1 on the latest Billboard 200 album chart. The collection moved 134,000 copies in its first week release, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Usher’s Family Friend Under Investigation After Stepson Jet Ski Accident
A friend of Usher‘s family is under investigation for his involvement in the jet-ski accident which has left Usher’s 11-year-old stepson, Kyle Glover, brain dead. MTV News was able to obtain the incident report from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, and police have i…
Flo Rida Dedicates New Song to Rihanna
R&B singers Drake and Chris Brown are not the only ones who admire Rihanna. Rapper Flo Rida is also infatuated with the Barbadian singer and has recorded a tune dedicated to her called . . . ‘Rihanna (That’s My Attitude).’
Chris Brown Said ‘He Would’ Fight Drake for $1 Million
It’s looks like Chris Brown is ready to go Round 2 with Drake — this time without the champagne bottles. The R&B crooner told gossip blog Rumor Fix that he would fight the Canadian rapper in a celebrity bout.
Kelly Rowland, ‘Ice’ Feat. Lil Wayne – Song Review
If you are looking for the perfect cool down then check out Kelly Rowland‘s new tune called ‘Ice.’ The song reunites her with Lil Wayne who helped turn ‘Motivation’ into a chart-topping smash in 2011. Can lightening strike twice for K.Row?
Frank Ocean Comes Out in Open Letter Posted on Tumblr
After much speculation, R&B singer Frank Ocean came out of the closet on his blog early Wednesday morning (July 4), revealing a love affair that he had with a man four years ago. Apparently, his former flame was the inspiration for some of the love songs that appears on his upcoming album &l…
Frank Ocean Allegedly Reveals He’s Bisexual on New Album
Although there hasn’t been an official confirmation from Frank Ocean, TV and radio personality Max has alluded on her blog that the Odd Future singer opens up about his bisexuality on his new album ‘Channel Orange.’ The journalist had a chance to hear the 17-son…