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The Carter Family Leads The BET Award Nominations This Year

The Carter Family Leads The BET Award Nominations This Year

Maybe they should change the name of the BET Award to the BEY Award?

Usher Returns With "Good Kisser"

Usher Returns With “Good Kisser”

Does “Good Kisser” have what it takes to restore Usher into the good graces of R&B fans?

Maxwell Invites Us To His "Summer Soulstice" Tour

Maxwell Invites Us To His “Summer Soulstice” Tour

Maxwell announces a tour. Now…how about an album maybe?

CONTEST CLOSED: Boston: Win Tickets To See The Foreign Exchange Live In Concert!

CONTEST CLOSED: Boston: Win Tickets To See The Foreign Exchange Live In Concert!

Our first contest in a long while is a good one!

"Run" To Marsha Ambrosius's New Single

“Run” To Marsha Ambrosius’s New Single

More brand new music from Marsha Ambrosius. Get your tissues out for this one.

Marsha Ambrosius Covers Sade; Announces "Friends And Lovers" Tour

Marsha Ambrosius Covers Sade; Announces “Friends And Lovers” Tour

It’s no longer Valentine’s Day, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get seductive with this amazing Sade cover by Marsha Ambrosius.

Strong As "Stone": Andre Cymone Returns, Ready To Rock

Strong As “Stone”: Andre Cymone Returns, Ready To Rock

A much-missed legend makes his return. Check out our review of Andre Cymone’s first album in three decades.

Miguel Wants "Simplethings" In New Single From "Girls" Soundtrack

Miguel Wants “Simplethings” In New Single From “Girls” Soundtrack

Miguel gets Prince-ly on a new cut from the “Girls” soundtrack.

Hailing The Return Of Andre Cymone

Hailing The Return Of Andre Cymone

Andre Cymone is back…and he has some music he’d like to share with you.

A Sequel As Good As The Original: The Robert Glasper Experiment's Black Radio 2

A Sequel As Good As The Original: The Robert Glasper Experiment’s Black Radio 2

Keyboardist Robert Glasper (and his three bandmates who make up the Robert Glasper Experiment) might be the only act remaining who can garner pop attention while offering a sound that has at least a pinky toe in jazz. With 2012′s Black Radio, the Experiment managed to successfully integrate the worlds of jazz and R&B like no one has been able to do in maybe two decades. Featuring a who’s who of soul and hip-hop luminaries, Black Radio deservedly won the [...]

TVOne's "UnSung" Returns For Season 8 With More Soul History

TVOne’s “UnSung” Returns For Season 8 With More Soul History

The Geto Boys are among the soul and rap artists profiled in this season of UnSung, which kicks off tonight.

Popblerd's New Release Report 10/29/13

Popblerd’s New Release Report 10/29/13

The Arcade Fire follow up their Grammy winning smash, and more…in this week’s new release column.