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Ciara and Bow Wow Meet Again on BET’s ‘106 & Park’
Today, Bow Wow probably had his most awkward interview since starting his television hosting gig on BET's '106 & Park.' Ciara, his former girlfriend, stopped by the set to premiere her new music video for 'Body Party' and to talk about her upcoming self-titled album.
The-Dream Gives ‘IV Play’ During Video Shoot
The-Dream was out in Los Angeles over the weekend shooting the visuals for 'IV Play,' the title track off his forthcoming album to be released next month. The tall singer keeps it gangsta chic, as he stands outfitted in all-black everything with a full-length mink, timbs, fitted hat and shades and even a black helicopter to match...
10 Controversial Hip-Hop and R&B Songs
R&B and hip-hop lyrics have always excited the people -- but not always in a good way. Every once in a while, an artist will release a track that causes an onset of attacks from bloggers, critics and even social justice groups. As a result, the singers or rappers are faced with boycotts and removed from the radio.
En Vogue Members Settle Lawsuit Over Name
The battle over the legal rights to En Vogue's name has finally ended.
Drake Signs With ASCAP
Drake continues to build on his good momentum this year following his Grammy Award for Best Rap Album for 'Take Care' in February. The rapper is now the newest member of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, otherwise known as ASCAP.
Mindless Behavior Nab First No. 1 on Billboard Chart
Mindless Behavior is taking over the R&B mainstream right now.
Eric Benet and 2 Chainz Have ‘News for You’
Eric Benet has 'News for You' and it's something you would have never guessed. On his latest single, he brings along none other than 2 Chainz for the remix.
Meek Mill at Odds With Probation Officer
Rapper Meek Mill is having a hard time finding common ground with his probation officer.
Keyshia Cole Won’t ‘Bow Down’ to Beyonce
Beyonce released a new track 'Bow Down' Sunday and her spewing of the word "bitches" brought the song mixed reviews.
Rich Boy Will Release Long-Awaited Sophomore Album, ‘Break the Pot’
Rich Boy is finally surfacing from his musical hiatus.
New Music Releases – April 2013
It's common for artists to push back their albums and although music fans understand, there never is a willingness to accept it. But this month, a few long-awaited albums across hip-hop and R&B will finally see the light of day. Tyga is one who will be pushing out his third studio album, 'Hotel California,' which is an ode to the sunny side where he was raised. ...
RaVaughn Reveals ‘Love Always’ Album Sampler
RaVaughn has been bringing her soulful chops to the forefront with songs like 'Better Be Good' ever since she signed to Motown Records. The newcomer can also brag about being the protege of Ne-Yo. This summer, she will release her debut album, 'Love Always.' As a preview of the effort, the songstress offers a free sampler.