On Thursday (June 30), Usher closed out Black Music Month with an anticipated performance for NPR’s Tiny Desk concert series. The music icon’s set featured five classics from his catalog, including “Superstar” and “Confessions, Pt. II,” both of which are taken from his diamond-certified album Confessions. As expected, following Usher’s Tiny Desk debut, a spike in streams
Not many women are occupying space as a girl group these days. However, rising R&B group FLO is ready to change that narrative. The London-based trio, composed of Stella, Renee and Jorja, has released their debut EP titled The Lead via Republic Records. The five-track project includes the previously shared “Cardboard Box.” Produced by MNEK
Over $350k raised on GoFundMe for Burger King worker gifted candy, a movie ticket and a coffee cup for service
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Reach Records has announced the release of the Summer ’22 Playlist, their 5th iteration of the 116 playlists, an annual audience experience highlighting the innovation within the Christian Hip-Hop (CHH community). The Summer ‘22 playlist is a musical montage that celebrates how far the culture has come, reflects on the current state of Christian Hip-Hop
Naomi Raine is best known as one of the breakout stars from GRAMMY® Award-Winning supergroup, Maverick City Music. Whether songwriting, singing, or playing the guitar, she has always found it easiest to communicate to people through lyrics and melodies. Raine’s signature vocals have been heard on the Maverick City Music #1 singles, “Jireh,” and “Promises,”
Taking no breaks, EeZee Conceptz Global presents its newest act Great Daniel in his 2nd single titled “Oke Nkume”. This comes a week after the 12-year-old singer was unveiled with his debut single “When Men See Me,” which also coincided with the label’s 12th year anniversary. “Oke Nkume” is a traditional folk rendition patterned along
UK-based Nigerian gospel singer and life coach, Pst. Amara Ogba comes through with a brand new single titled “I Desire”. Birthed from a place of deep intimacy, the worship song speaks of a fellowship and dedication to God. Speaking about the inspiration behind this new song, Amara shares: “While at the boardroom meeting with Elohim
Multi-talented act, Theophilus Afeogba releases the official video to his latest single, “I Need You More” featuring gifted songstress, Wati. The song springs from the experiences and workings of God in the life of the artiste whose passion is to see humanity long for more of God. “I Need You More” music video was self-directed
The Conservative Party must decide not only who should succeed the scandal-tarred British prime minister, but also when he should go.