Reggie Becton Releases New Song ‘Streets’

Emerging R&B artist Reggie Becton has released a super-moody single, “Streets,” which surrounds his voice with a murky, R&B-drill production. Staged as a unique track for night owls, “Streets” delves deeply into the mind of a downhearted Becton. He can’t seem to get his wits about himself following a hard breakup. He self-mediates himself in

The Isley Brothers Share New Album ‘Make Me Say It Again, Girl’

The Isley Brothers are back. The legendary R&B group has released their new album, Make Me Say It Again, Girl via RI Top Ten. The album includes the lead single “Friends and Family” featuring Snoop Dogg and its follow-up, “Make Me Say It Again, Girl” featuring Beyoncé. The latter tune, which is a reimagined version of their

Ciara and Summer Walker Share ‘Better Thangs’ Video

Ciara and Summer Walker did not miss with their new video for “Better Thangs,” directed by Mia Barnes. In the aesthetically-pleasing video, the two multi-platinum superstars favor ’90s beauty looks that define an era when Black women set a new bar for fashion, jewelry and hair — as they continue to do today. A steamy

Revisiting Next’s ‘Too Close’ Video With Director Bille Woodruff

Today (Sept. 30) marks the 25th anniversary of Next’s extremely impressive debut album, Rated Next. With “Too Close,” the second single from the 1997 album, the then-newly introduced trio, composed of RL, T-Low, and Tweety, became the fourth R&B act of 1998 to top the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Moreover, it reigned for five non-consecutive

ilham Releases Self-Titled EP: Listen

Three years after With Time, ilham returns with a new self-titled EP. It marks the rising singer/songwriter’s first project for Def Jam. Ilham was executive produced by DannyBoyStyles and features additional co-production from him, Bizness Boi, The Fisticuffs, Julez Jadon, SVRN, Blake Straus, and NinetyFour, among others. The vibey EP possesses a breezy synergy that