R&B

The SoulBack R&B Podcast: Episode 54 (featuring Spectacular Smith From Pretty Ricky)

June 18, 2019

The SoulBack trio is back with a new episode of the podcast. There wasn’t a lot of new music this week so we looked back at some of our least favorite eras of R&B including 2009-2010. We also debate if Usher’s “Yeah!” is a timeless song or if it’s just a trendy song for its […]

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Former Mindless Behavior Member Princeton Perez Drops New Single ‘Perfect World’

June 18, 2019

Former Mindless Behavior group member Princeton Perez launches his solo campaign with the new single, “Perfect World.” Produced by Jay Reid and Dirk Pate, and penned by Pate and Kevin Ross, “Perfect World” showcases the R&B/Soul singer’s vocal maturity and silky delivery. “The track explains the battle between what you want & what you need! […]

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Black and Smokey of Playa Discuss Decision to Join Dru Hill, Upcoming Album From the Group (Exclusive)

June 18, 2019

Legendary R&B group Dru Hill have gone through a number of lineup changes over the years, but none have drawn quite the attention of their latest. Their decision to add Smokey and Black from fellow group Playa drew praise from most R&B lovers, but left plenty of questions. They had big shoes to fill after […]

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Music: Marco McKinnis Releases New EP ‘E’Merse’ (Stream)

June 17, 2019

On the heels of the success of his latest single, “Deep,” Republic Records’ buzzing R&B newcomer Marco McKinnis releases his brand new EP, ‘E’Merse.’ “This is only the beginning, and my love for you all is Em’Mense,” Marco reveals as he announced the release. Taking some inspiration from the 90s, the six songs project proves […]

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New Video: Miesa – Unsaid

June 16, 2019

Emerging R&B singer MIesa has just released her new single “Unsaid”, the first single from her upcoming EP. The song was produced by Manzur Zafr and written by Jackson and Tiffany Fred. The soulful track features heartfelt lyrics as Miesa uses her silky voice to lament on a tough heartbreak. The track was released via […]

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J-Sol Tackles Mental Health With ‘Bullet In My Heart’

June 16, 2019

X Factor alum J-Sol aims for the heartstrings with his latest single, “Bullet In My Heart.” Produced by AC Burrell (Mary J. Blige, Jennifer Hudson, 2Chainz), J-Sol wrote the song to deal with his ongoing battle with depression from the loss of his mother to Cancer. “I wrote ‘Bullet In My Heart’ on my bedroom […]

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Music: Gallant – Sharpest Edges

June 16, 2019

Grammy-nominated R&B artist Gallant returns with the brand new single, “Sharpest Edges,” the follow up to 2016’s acclaimed full-length debut, Ology. Over a thumping production by Stint, Gallant’s voice slips from evocative verses into a head-bobbing hypnotic hook as he croons, “You’ve got the sharpest edges I’ve ever seen.” About the song, Gallant commented, “There […]

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Sebastian Mikael Gives a Soul Stirring Performance in “From Scratch: Vol. 2” Live from Atlantic Records

June 15, 2019

Singer Sebastian Mikael introduces us to the second installment of his “From Scratch” series. The series is intended to give fans an exclusive look into his creative process as he and his band create new, unreleased music from scratch live from the Atlantic Records recording studio. The live performance is full of so much feeling […]

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Video: Kiana Ledé – Bouncin’ Ft. Offset

June 14, 2019

Fresh off the release of her new EP, Myself, rising R&B artist Kiana Ledé returns with a music video for “Bouncin,” featuring Migos member Offset. The clip features a load of sexy women dancing around Kiana, including on poles, as she delivers the catchy bop. Offset comes through for a quick flossin’ episode. Kiana’s ‘Myself’ […]

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Music: Shawn Stockman (Boyz II Men) – Left Right

June 14, 2019

R&B veteran Shawn Stockman, a beloved member of legendary R&B group Boyz II Men, returns with the new solo single “Left Right.” “Left Right” features lush harmonies and poignant lyrics as Shawn continues to showcase himself as a standalone mainstay The new release follows last year’s EP, Shawn, which was released in October 2018. The […]

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