Robin Thede attends HBO’s A Black Lady Sketch Show FYC Event at Linwood Dunn Theater on April 13, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Maury Phillips/Getty Images for HBO) *As Season 4 of HBO’s critically acclaimed “A Black Lady Sketch Show” begins, creator and star Robin Thede spoke with Essence about her insights after
Donda Academy students *Students trying to high-tail it out of Kanye West’s Donda Academy school may not be able to transfer their credits to another school. In an interview with TMZ, former Donda teacher Cecilia Hailey says that not only are students at West’s unaccredited private school severely behind academically, but they may fall further behind
James Mtume – Getty *One year after his passing in January 2022, noted Grammy winner James Mtume (known for hits such as “Juicy Fruit” and producing for Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway, Stephanie Mills) will be honored in his hometown of Philadelphia, PA with a street bearing his name. The event will take place on
R&B newcomer Chase Shakur has signed with Def Jam Recordings and has issued his debut single, “Sink or Swim.” Co-produced by Arsenio Archer and Deputy, “Sink or Swim” ponders the future of a relationship that seems to be going through some hiccups. Shakur sings in the second verse: “Losing patience for what we’ve done /
Matt Cleare doesn’t mind traveling a long distance to be with someone he desires, as evident in his new single “4000!” “Two planes, 4000 miles / To test the will of pleasure, your natural design / A vacuum led to splendor, a flower turquoise and violet / Her body built from pleasure / Four trips
Emerging R&B singer Josh Levi has returned with “Ego,” his first taste of new music in 10 months. He co-wrote the flirtatious banger with Trey Campbell and Anthony “TONE” Jones, who also produced the track. “This one is all about confidence, knowing your power, and getting what you want,” Levi explained in an Instagram caption.
As teased, K. Michelle has released her new song, “Wherever The D May Land,” featuring emerging Memphis rapper Gloss Up. Peter Eddins and Kenneth Paryo produced the catchy collaboration. “Wherever The D May Land” is a perfect sex-positive singalong for listeners to treat men like an option on a spin wheel. If he or his
Emerging progressive R&B singer Casper Sage has shared his new EP Pseudo. The three-track project features the previously shared song “Spinnin‘,” which was released in January. “With ‘Spinnin’,’ I was trying to express the frustrations of trying to make the same changes within my life, but somehow ending up right where I started from. Ultimately, always
Syntax Creative is excited to announce that the music of Vestal and The Happy Goodmans is coming to all major digital service providers for the first time ever. The post Syntax Creative Brings The Legendary Goodman Catalog To Digital appeared first on The Gospel Music Association.
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