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Recording a masterful opus requires various elements upon completion including producers, songwriters, and musicians just to name a few. Not to mention an artist and a photographer to help showcase and convey the album’s visual concept for its front cover. In celebration of Black Music Month, we gathered a vast collection of memorable album covers […]

   As we celebrate Sweetest Day and getting ready for the So Seductive Love Tour here are some videos for your viewing pleasure…

Talib Kweli is the latest musician to offer his support to the Occupy Wall Street movement. He showed up at New York’s Liberty Plaza Thursday night for an a cappella, spoken-word style performance. Previously, Jeff Mangum of Neutral Milk Hotel and Michael Franti entertained the crowd into the night. WATCH part of Kweli’s performance: Source: […]

In a heartwarming outpouring of love and admiration, family, friends, fans and Los Angeles’ entertainment community came forth in adoring force to say goodbye to all-around entertainer Vesta Williams. The beloved singer/songwriter/comedienne/actress/radio personality was feted with a home-going celebration fit for a queen at Williams’ home church, West Angeles Church of God in Christ. The […]

It’s now a done deal – the family comedy project starring Snoop Dogg as a father has landed at NBC with a script commitment, reports As previously reported, veteran comedy writer Don Reo (“Blossom,” “Everybody Hates Chris,” “My Wife and Kids”) is penning the project, which was originally set up at Warner Bros TV […]

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Lifetime is preparing to release its groundbreaking film “Five,” which is comprised of five short films exploring the impact of breast cancer on people’s lives. [Scroll down to watch the promo.] As reported last summer, Alicia Keys directs one of the shorts, titled “Lili,” with Rosario Dawson in […]

The O’Jays are a Canton, Ohio based soul and R&B group, originally consisting of Eddie Levert (born June 16, 1942), Walter Williams (born August 25, 1942), William Powell (January 20, 1942 – May 26, 1977), Bobby Massey and Bill Isles. The O’Jays were inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 2004, and The […]

Jill is the hottest R&B/Soul female artist out right now! Currently her new single, “So In Love With You” featuring Anthony Hamilton from her new album. We have the listening session for her new album below where you can hear Jill and music producer JR Hutson speak about the making of 8 tracks followed by […]””;Kyte.Embed.altpath=””;window.kyteplayer=new Kyte.Player(“”,{appKey:”default”,width:416,height:375,p:”1766″,s:1390232,tbid:”1144″});

The Game’s new album isn’t due out until August 23rd, however he’s making sure to pick just the right singles to stirr up some promo.

Lupe Fiasco visited the set of Cee-Lo Green’s new show “Talking With Strangers” on Fuse. During the interview Cee-Lo asks Lupe how it was to grow up the son of a Black Panther, how he got his name and what music inspired him.

While we couldn’t fit everyone in, here are some of the most influential artists we’ve lost in the last few years. //