Ria Barkr Dreads ‘Monday’ on New Song

As comfortable as a new music industry member might be, it doesn’t necessarily mean the dollars are rolling in. Moonlighting in a blue-collar position is still necessary while working toward achieving dreams as an artist. This situation pertains to rising singer Ria Barkr and her new song “Monday.” Paring her smoky voice across a complicated


Mary J. Blige Wins First Emmy Award

Mary J. Blige could be in the race to ascend to EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony) status. The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul won Outstanding Variety Special (Live) for The Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show on night one of the 2022 Creative Arts Emmy Awards. It’s the legendary singer and songwriter’s first Emmy win. She