Thursday, September 29, 2022

New Music: Jagged Edge Release Single & Visual for "Inseparable"

Grammy nominated R&B group Jagged Edge has released their new single "Inseparable" and it's accompanying Azzie Scott-directed visual to music platforms.

Produced by Brian & Brandon Casey and longtime collaborator Bryan-Michael Cox, "Inseparable" serves as the lead single from Jagged Edge's upcoming 11th studio album All Original Parts.

New Music: Ciara (featuring Summer Walker) - "Better Thangs"

Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and entrepreneur Ciara has teamed up with multi-platinum and chart-topping phenomenon Summer Walker for a brand new single entitled "Better Thangs" via Ciara's imprint label Beauty Marks Entertainment in partnership with Uptown/Republic Records.

In a statement about the song and collaboration, Ciara says:

"'Better Thangs' is a feel-good R&B anthem for elevating every aspect of your life. It’s meant to bring joy while inspiring the continuous evolution of one’s self. I have so much respect for my girl Summer and it’s fitting to have her on the record because we connect on so many levels, from where we come from, to our journeys and our mission to inspire other people to go after what they deserve in life…better thangs!"

"Better Thangs" follows after Ciara's 2022 summer bop "Jump" ft. Coast Contra.

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Jazmine Sullivan Scores Top 10 Billboard R&B Radio Hit "Hurt Me So Good"

This week Grammy Award-winning powerhouse Jazmine Sullivan scores her 6th overall top 10 Billboard Adult R&B Airplay hit "Hurt Me So Good" at No. 10 after 18 weeks on the chart. The song has also peaked at No. 38 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart.

Written by Sullivan, Leven Kali, Akeel Henry, Luca Mauti, Michael Holmes and produced by DZL, Henry and Mauti, "Hurt Me So Good" appears as a new track on the deluxe edition to Sullivan's Heaux Tales, Mo' Tales: The Deluxe.

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Morris Day Announce Tracklist & Release Date for Final Solo Album "Last Call"

Legendary singer, songwriter, musician and actor Morris Day has announced he will be releasing his final solo album Last Call on November 11th via Universal Music Group/Bungalo Records.

As a founding member of Prince's band The Time in 1981, Morris' career spans 40 years with hits such as "Get It Up", "777-9311", "Jungle Love", "Fishnet", "Jerk Out" to name a few.

On Morris' final album Last Call, he collaborates with an all-star line-up of friends/guest appearances by Snoop Dogg, E40, Flo Rida, Jazze Pha, Billy Gibbons, Trinidad James, Daddy O, Tech N9ne and Big Daddy Kane who appears on the lead single "Grown Man".

In a statement about his final solo album decision he says:

"By no stretch am I retiring. If the fellas - meaning the original [Time] members - want to get back together… there’s always something there. But the solo thing? I’m chillin’ with that. It’s time to do other things."

Last Call Tracklist

1. Stay Funkin’
2. Baddest Girl in the Room
3. Use to Be the Playa ft. Snoop Dogg
4. In My Ride ft. Jazze Pha, E-40
5. Nekked Club ft. Tech N9ne
6. Smellz Like Money
7. Too Much Girl 4 Me ft. Billy Gibbons
8. So Sexy ft. Flo Rida
9. Grown Man ft. Big Daddy Kane
10. Head Rush ft. Trinidad James
11. Last Night ft. Daddy O
12. Last Call

Last Call is available for Pre-order HERE

Monday, September 26, 2022

RIAA: Mariah Carey Earns 5 New Gold, Platinum & Multi-Platinum Albums & Singles Certifications

This week the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) updated their certifications for artists who've reached Gold, Platinum, Multi-Platinum and Diamond sales from albums and singles in the United States.

The Legendary Mariah Carey receives 5 new certifications. From 2005's No. 1 major comeback album The Emancipation of Mimi (7x Platinum), it's No. 1 hit single "We Belong Together" (6x Platinum) as well as 2008's single "Touch My Body" (3x Platinum) from her eleventh album E=MC² to her 2009 album Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel (Platinum) and it's single "Up Out My Face" (Gold).