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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

VIDEO: Chris Batson "Passenger Seat"



At only twenty-two years of age, Los Angeles-based Chris Batson writes the most poignant and deeply personal lyrics, matched with a vocal soulfulness beyond his years. Drawing from relationships with friends and partners and his own inner conflicts, Batson pens heart-wrenching stories from his dark and unpredictable life experiences, thoughts and emotions. With that rare ability for provocative lyricism, the Orlando native masterfully pairs his words with melodic hooks and instrumentals that unveil an authenticity and talent that are not just refreshing, but also relevant.



Watch Chris Batson's "Passenger Seat" below...

VIDEO: Na'Quelle Tresvant "Leave Lonely"



Na’Quelle Tresvant is a blend of talent, beauty, dedication, precision and her creativity is genetic. Her dad is Ralph Tresvant, lead singer for legendary R&B group, New Edition. Na'Quelle has released the video to her new single, "Leave Lonely" which is now available on iTunes. The pretty singer proves that talent indeed runs in the family.



Watch Na'Quelle Tresvant's "Leave Lonely" below...

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

NEW MUSIC: Kindred The Family Soul "Everybody's Hustling"



Kindred The Family Soul has released a new single titled, "Everybody's Hustling". Their critically-acclaimed last album, LOVE HAS NO RECESSION, was very oriented toward social commentary, A COUPLE FRIENDS focuses more on the original Kindred themes of love and the joys and challenges of a committed relationship. A special 22-minute short film featuring material from the album is in production and will be released soon. The new album is one more affirmation that Kindred The Family Soul has created a unique style and approach to music-making that is a welcome dose of substance and "real life" on an all-too-often vapid music scene.



Listen to Kindred The Family Soul's "Everybody's Hustling'" below...

Thursday, April 10, 2014

MUSIC NEWS: LIRA Set To Debut American Release "RISE AGAIN"



Platinum-selling South African singer/model/actress Lira has already conquered South Africa and much of Europe with her irresistible blend of R & B, Jazz and African styles. Like Sade before her, she is now set to conquer America with the release of her debut U.S. single "Feel Good" and her debut U.S. album release Rise Again, due out in April 29, 2014 on Shanachie Entertainment.

"Lira has all the ingredients to be a star in the U.S.," says Shanachie General Manager Randall Grass. "She has a unique sound, a wonderful voice, model-quality looks and is already a popular artist not only in Africa but in much of Europe as well with a wide-ranging appeal to Jazz, R & B, World music and Pop audiences."



Watch Lira's LIVE version of "With My Eyes" below...

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

NEW MUSIC: Urban Holloway "Dear Jane"



Singer/songwriter, Urban Holloway, who has been featured as an AMN New Spotlight Artist to debut his first single "Come In", has released a mellow new single titled, "Dear Jane". The song is about being in the wrong place at the wrong time and also the regrets of not trying when it comes to potential love.



Listen to Urban Holloway's "Dear Jane" below...

Monday, April 7, 2014

NEW MUSIC: Faith Evans "Can You See Me?"



On Friday, April 4, 2014 Faith Evans gave fans a new song titled, “Can You See Me” as part of her #FizzyFriday series. Faith is currently working on her new album “Incomparable” due for release later this year.



Listen to Faith Evans' "Can You See Me?" below...

Sunday, March 30, 2014

NEW MUSIC: Columbus Short "Gave Ya"



The sexy Columbus Short, who plays 'Harrison' on the hit show, SCANDAL has released a new single titled, "Gave Ya". Currently, Short has not released any plans of pursuing a career in music or whether this song will be included on any upcoming album or EP.



Listen to Columbus Short's "Gave Ya" below...

Monday, March 24, 2014

VIDEO: Kelis "Rumble"



Kelis has released the visuals to her new single named,"Rumble" from her forthcoming studio album Food due out April 22, 2014. The video, directed by Christian Lamb, finds Kelis seated on a chair in the middle of a lake as she contemplates taking her lover back.



Watch Kelis' "Rumble" below...

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

NEW MUSIC: The Floacist "Try Something New (I Do)"



Natalie "The Floacist" Stewart released her third solo album, "Rise of the Phoenix Mermaid" on yesterday, March 18 via Shanachie Entertainment. The talented lyricist has released the second single from the album titled, "Try Something New (I Do)". The album is currently available on iTunes!



Listen to The Floacist's "Try Something New (I Do)" below...

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

NEW MUSIC: Arika Kane ft. Brian McKnight "It's There"



Arika Kane, who sings the theme song, "Make It," for Vh1's "Hollywood Exes, is currently working on her third full-length album, which will be released in June. Arika collaborated with Grammy-nominee, Brian McKnight on the debut single titled, "It's There."



Listen to Arika and Brian's "It's There" below...

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Monday, March 17, 2014

NEW MUSIC: Porsha Williams "Flatline"



Real Housewives of Atlanta star, Porsha Williams, has released her first single titled, "Flatline". The reality star has said of the song: “I’ve been working on this song throughout the whole divorce and the whole season [of RHOA], mapping out my emotions and putting in things that I’ve gone through. It’s really kind of a documentary of everything that I went through to become who I am now.”



Listen to Porsha's "Flatine" below...

Thursday, March 13, 2014

VIDEO: Lonny Bereal "Things I Would Say"



Grammy-nominated songwriter, Lonny Bereal releases the official video for his latest single, "Things I Would Say". Get the single now available on iTunes.



Watch Lonny Bereal's "Things I Would Say" below...

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Monday, March 10, 2014

NEW MUSIC: Phoenix "Come Through"



Buzzworthy newcomer & BME Entertainment recording artist, PHOENIX, is back for a hot start in 2014. While she readies the release of her hot track, "RunDown" featuring rapper,Jadakiss, she presents her new record, "Come Through". Learn more about Phoenix at www.sheisphoenix.com



Listen to Phoenix's "Come Through" below...

Friday, March 7, 2014

VIDEO: Maya Azucena "Fearless"



Acclaimed artist and activist Maya Azucena latest single “Fearless,” is inspired by the woman’s warrior spirit and a tribute to the women of BeadforLife in Uganda. The song also celebrates the launch of the MAZU Collection, Azucena’s signature line of handmade jewelry in collaboration with BeadforLife. The singer, who's been featured in AMN MAG, recently released the video to the empowering song.



Watch Maya Azucena's "Fearless" below...

LYRIC VIDEO: Noel Gourdin ft. Avery Sunshine "I Can't Wait To Love You"



Noel Gourdin and Avery Sunshine come together in a beautiful duet titled, "I Can't Wait To Love You". The catchy R&B joint song is featured on Noel's new album, "City Heart, Southern Soul" available now on iTunes and Amazon.com.



Watch the lyric video to Noel Gourdin ft. Avery Sunshine "I Can't Wait To Love You" below...

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

VIDEO: Raheem DeVaughn "Cry Baby"



Raheem DeVaughn has released the video for his sexy single, "Cry Baby" from his critically-acclaimed album, "A Place Called Loveland". The singer, songwriter and activist hit us with a two-part visual last week for his track “Final Call” featuring Rhymefest. The new video is directed by James “Kraze” Billing

Raheem DeVaughn's album, "A Place Called Loveland" is available now on in stores and on iTunes.



Watch Raheem DeVaughn's "Cry Baby" below...

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

NEW MUSIC: Shelea "I'll Never Let You Go"



Singer and songwriter, Shelea has released a new single from her album, LOVE FELL ON ME titled, "I'll Never Let You Go". Shelea, who has worked with Brian McKnight and Stevie Wonder, appears in the current issue of AMN MAG where she shares her top five love songs of all time!



Listen to Shelea's "I'll Never Let You Go" below...

NEW MUSIC: Teedra Moses "All I Ever Wanted"



The self-proclaimed, Lioneess has returned with a new music! Teedra Moses dropped her new single titled, "All I Ever Wanted" today. The track is the lead single from her upcoming Cognac & Conversation" EP, which is co-executive produced by Rick Ross and Raphael Saadiq. The beautiful singer and songwriter told VIBE.com, "I love this record more than anything because I've had the idea to rock over this sample forever," Moses says in a press release. "I was always intimidated by how classic the sample was but I appreciate my brother Thadeus Dixon for always being willing to experiment with my ideas. He took this idea to that level I was looking for."



Listen to Teedra Moses' "All I Ever Wanted" below:

Monday, February 24, 2014

VIDEO: The Floacist "Feel Good"



Natalie Stewart, a.k.a. The Floacist, who came onto the music scene as one half of the Neo-Soul duo, Floetry, has ventured on her own as as a solo artist. On March 18, 2014 Natalie will release here sophmore solo album, Rise Of The Phoenix Mermaid. She recently released the video to the single, "Feel Good" which will appear on the new album.



Watch The Floacist's "Feel Good" below...

Friday, February 21, 2014

VIDEO: Raheem Devaughn & Kenny Dope “The Final Call” featuring Rhymefest



The Love King, Raheem Devaughn has collaborated with super producer, Kenny Dope and Grammy-winning lyricist, Rhymefest on a song titled, "The Final Call" in response the recent verdict in the Jordan Davis case, and the other senseless murders of young African American males.

Support the revolution, and purchase the song now available on iTunes at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/final-call-feat.-rhymefest/id818942111



Watch Raheem Devaughn & Kenny Dope's “The Final Call” featuring Rhymefest below...