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LaTocha Scott’s solo career began at an early age. Growing up, she had a church choir director, Mary Sims, affectionately known as Sister Sims, encourage those talents. “She put me on the program and gave me a song called ‘I Made a Vow,’” LaTocha tells Rated R&B, seated in front of a piano, dressed in
Reggie Becton doesn’t just endure uncomfortable situations; he thrives in them. “I’m really big on discomfort and how it allows you to push past your own limitations,” Becton tells Rated R&B on a sunny April afternoon over Zoom. He’s reminiscing on his bold decision to relocate from Prince George’s County, Maryland, to Los Angeles, California
Tamika Scott sure knows how to break a man, as highlighted in the video for “Tonight” featuring Method Man. Directed by Picture Perfect, the visual begins with Scott coming to a settlement with her on-screen ex-husband. He leaves the meeting in a rage after she and her lawyers go after everything and then some. Scott
Sevyn Streeter is paying it forward with “It’s a Man’s World,” a cover of James Brown‘s classic “It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World,” the title track from his 1966 album with The Famous Flames. Digging deep into a magic bag of soul, Streeter breathes life into this eternal classic with a fiery performance destined to
Ciara has achieved a new RIAA award in nearly four years. Her appearance on Missy Elliott’s “Lose Control,” along with Fatman Scoop, is now certified 3x multi-platinum with over three million equivalent units sold. Eliott produced “Lose Control,” which is lifted from her 2005 album, The Cookbook. The party anthem partially includes samples from Cybotron’s “Clear”
The Kremlin will commemorate the Soviet Union’s defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II, but many towns have canceled events on Tuesday.
The meeting was one of the highest-level engagements between American and Chinese officials since the downing of a suspected Chinese spy balloon in February.
Ukraine’s Air Force said that it shot down all of the drones, in what was the fourth large-scale assault aimed at the city this month.