Sammie is headed back out on the road. The R&B veteran has announced his headlining Love Always Wins Tour. The tour begins Sept. 21 in Atlanta, Georgia, at Buckhead Theatre. From there, Sammie will play in Boston, Chicago, Seattle, Los Angeles, Dallas, and New Orleans, before concluding Nov. 6 at Basement East in Nashville, Tennessee.
Emerging R&B singer Grace Weber has released her new song “Intimate,” her second track of 2023. Produced by Akeel Henry, “Intimate” is Weber’s invitation to a love interest to spend quality time together. While the velvety tune sets a romantic ambiance for the bedroom, it extends beyond the sheets. “‘Intimate’ is about wanting to get
SZA is continuing her chart domination. Her current single “Snooze” advances to No. 1 this week on Billboard’s Rhythmic Airplay chart and Mediabase’s rhythmic radio chart. “Snooze” scoots Lil Durk and J. Cole’s “All My Life” to No. 2 after leading last week. It’s the same circumstance at rhythmic radio, with “Snooze” replacing “All My
Monica’s freshly-released single “Letters” makes its debut on Billboard’s R&B Digital Song Sales chart dated for the week of July 15, 2023. The independently-released track opens at No. 11 on the R&B Digital Song Sales chart, which highlights the “most popular downloaded songs, ranked by sales data as compiled by Luminate,” according to Billboard. “Letters”
Babyface has achieved his sixth career No. 1 on Billboard’s Adult R&B Airplay chart this week with “As a Matter of Fact.” It’s the 11th new song to lead this list in 2023. Babyface joins Kenny Lattimore, Tank, and Usher as one of the few male artists to have held the No. 1 spot as a
Janelle Monáe has unveiled the official video for her song “Water Slide,” which she co-directed with Alan Ferguson (Beyoncé, John Legend, Katy Perry). The pool party-themed video is filled with a dynamic group of melanated people being their unapologetic selves as they soak up the sun and move to the rhythm of the Patra-sampled bop.
Jon Vinyl has joined forces with fellow rising R&B singer Jeremy Passion for a lush new track titled “Thinkin Bout You.” The silky-smooth tune captures Vinyl and Passion in deep thought, as they ponder whether they still occupy space in a former lover’s mind. While the song presents a sense of longing, it’s confronted with
R&B duo THEY. (Dante Jones and Drew Love) are previewing their upcoming Nü Moon Tour through their Bedroom Version series. In the series, the duo performs songs from their recent album Nü Moon in a bedroom set. The footage is shot in a distorted VHS effect by IndieTrent. As part of the series, the first
Victoria Monét is hitting the road. The Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter has announced her headlining The Jaguar Tour. The tour kicks off Sept. 6 in Detroit, Michigan. From there, Monét will play in major cities such as Toronto, New York, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Dallas, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Monét will conclude her tour on Nov. 15 in London
All aboard! Maxwell has announced his Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite Cruise, which sets sail from Feb. 10, 2024, through Feb. 14, 2024, on the Norwegian Pearl. The four-night cruise, which will feature two performances by Maxwell, will make stops in Great Stirrup Cay and Nassau, Bahamas. Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite Cruise will also include performances by