Alicia Keys Earns Nine New RIAA Certifications

Alicia Keys has scored nine new certification updates from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). “Fallin’,” the lead single from her debut album, Songs In A Minor, is now 3x multi-platinum for selling over three million equivalent units. Earlier this year, Songs In A Minor was added to the National Recording Registry.  “If I Ain’t Got


The Isley Brothers and Beyoncé’s ‘Make Me Say It Again, Girl’ Reaches No. 1 on Billboard’s Adult R&B Airplay Chart

The Isley Brothers (Ronald Isley and Ernie Isley) earn their third No. 1 single on Billboard’s Adult R&B Airplay chart as “Make Me Say It Again, Girl,” a re-imagination of their 1975 classic featuring Beyoncé, soars to pole position in the week of Oct. 1. It marks the legendary R&B group’s first chart-topper since “Contagious,”


Khalid Releases New Single ‘Satellite’

Khalid is laser-focused on someone special, describing their connection on his new song “Satellite.” The El Paso, Texas, native glides on nylon-string guitar strokes, coated in spaghetti-western whistles and drums, to sing about a particular someone he can’t stop thinking of. “You’re like a satellite / Crossing through my mind / It always leads me


Jordan Hawkins Shares New Song ‘Play’

Jordan Hawkins is a guitar maestro. The R&B newcomer best demonstrates love for his chosen instrument on the scorching new song “Play,” which he co-produced with Reef Cole and Aja Grant of Phony Ppl.  Blending smoky piano notes, a squealing electric guitar and live drums, a captivated Hawkins sings about a muse that caresses the right


Nastibayb releases new single “All to Me”

The talented R&B group Nastibayb has dropped their new single, “All to Me” on YouTube and all the usual streaming platforms. One of the founding members of Nastibayb, Harold “Nasti Musiq” Peevy was previously mentioned on Singersroom in January 2022 when we discussed the release of his earlier single “Without You”. The Oklahoma-based R&B duo