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  • 2020 “SOUL TRAIN AWARDS” The Clark Sisters, H.E.R., Monica And More
    The 2020 “Soul Train Awards is a star studded event that we’ve all been waiting for. The A-list performances and special appearances from Smokey Robinson, Charlie Wilson,  Babyface, Jazmine Sullivan, Brandy, Ella Mai, Ceelo Green and so much more. ThisIsRnB participated in the  “Soul Train Awards” 2020 vitural press conference. ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-29
  • New Album: Stevie Mackey- “The Most Wonderful Time”
    Acclaimed vocal coach Stevie Mackey is adding some soul to Christmas this year with his festive debut album, The Most Wonderful Time. While Stevie is usually behind the scenes helping others fine-tune their talent on shows like NBC’s The Voice, he is now ready to step into the forefront as a ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-29
  • New Music: Jazmine Sullivan – “Pick Up Your Feelings”
    With her brand new single, “Pick Up Your Feelings,” Jazmine Sullivan has gifted us with the break-up anthem we didn’t know we needed. The new song is the follow-up to her critically praised single “Lost One.” Both songs are set to feature on her upcoming, untitled EP. This will be her first ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-27
  • Review New EP: Savannah Ré- Opia
    Rising R&B star Savannah Ré has released her highly anticipated debut EP Opia. The Toronto-native has spent the last few years garnering much acclaim from industry heavyweights. Amazon Music called her music’s “Next Big Thing” and her songs have featured prominently on Spotify and Apple Music playlists. Her music has ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-23
  • NEW MUSIC: RAHEEM DEVAUGHN RELEASES 8TH STUDIO ALBUM: ‘WHAT A TIME TO BE IN LOVE”
    Multi-talented , three-time Grammy nominated Raheem DeVaughn is back with yet another mega-hit album “What A Time To Be In Love” which dropped Friday.  This is his eight studio album, and DeVaughn continues to ignite magnanimity through his music with thought provoking lyrics that seek to bring forth change. However ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-21
  • 5TH ANNUAL BLACK MUSIC HONORS 2020 -X-THISISRNB: MULTI-AWARD WINNER BRIAN COURTNEY WILSON
    ThisIsRnB’s C.E.O. and Host, Kadeja Wexler had the absolute pleasure of chatting with the multiple Stellar Award- winner, GMA Dove Award-winner, ASCAP Rhythm & Soul winner BRIAN COURTNEY WILSON as he shared  his powerful message on why Gospel and Inspirational music are so important during the current state of our nation. Wilson ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-21
  • 5TH ANNUAL BLACK MUSIC HONORS 2020 -X-THISISRNB: HONOREE DEBORAH COX AND PERFORMER TWEET
    Black Music Honors is an annual event that acknowledges the legendary African American artists who have influenced and made significant musical contributions to African American culture and American music worldwide. EN Vogue, Deborah Cox, Fred Hammond and THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC to receive awards and recognition. Grammy ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-19
  • Exclusive Interview: THISISRNB -X- MAJOR.
    MAJOR., the Grammy Nominated soul musician, singer-songwriter, actor, vocal producer, and stage performance coach sat down for an exclusive and exhilarating chat with ThisIsRnB’s host Qyiana. He gives us meaning behind his birth name and admits he never liked his name growing up. MAJOR. shares “that he is the first ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-19
  • GET TO KNOW SERIES:CHRISTIANA DANIELLE RELEASES EP “GROWTH”
    In our “Get to Know” series, we put the spotlight on r&b singer/songwriter and producer Christiana Danielle over the summer with the release of her summer smash hit, “Grow Up.”  As we check back in with Danielle, this week she released her much anticipated EP “Growth,” which is an eclectic ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-14
  • New Music: Brandon Lewis Feat. Jessica Ray Releases What’s Sure To Be A Classic “Back In Love”
    Mime Records recording artist Brandon Lewis drops his highly anticipated duet featuring  Jessica Ray  “Back In Love.” The Memphis Tennessee natives and label mates have a timeless classic on their hands with “Back In Love.” The song is reminiscent of  the old school r&b love ballads, the ones that would ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-13
  • New Music: Vivian Green Releases 7th Studio Album (Today) “Love Absolute” and Chats Exclusively with ThisIsRnB
    Multi-award winning, extremely-talented singer/songwriter Vivian Green releases her highly anticipated seventh studio album today 11/13, “Love Absolute.” Sonically, lyrically and vocally “Love Absolute” is a testament to her true artistry.  Taking time to perfect every element on the album including her strikingly signature vocals which are as fresh, crisp and  ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-13
  • Universal Music Group Launches HBCU Student Internship Program
    College Students looking to pursue a career in the music industry will have more opportunity to do so. Universal Music Group’s Task Force for Meaningful Change (UMG TFMC)   is partnering with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF)  to launch an internship program for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Beginning ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-11-12
  • New Video: Mario “Mars”
    Mario is taking us to outer space in the new video for his blazing new single, “Mars.” The song is set to feature on his upcoming album “Closer to Mars” due October 16th. Mario has long been a consistent force in the R&B world. While many of his peers veered ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-10-04
  • MUST HEAR: Samoht- “Clear” (EP Review)
    Vocal juggernaut Samoht, surprised his fans Thursday evening with the release of his brand new EP Clear. Samoht has been blessing his fans with a consistent stream of new music this year despite the limitations COVID-19 has placed on the music world. First, he dropped the trap and bravado heavy ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-10-04
  • Powerful Art- “EMPIRE Presents: Voices For Change, Vol. 1”
    Empire has recently released an incredible body of work titled “EMPIRE Presents: Voices For Change, Vol. 1.” The 21 track project features the independent label’s highly talented artists such as PJ Morton, Kevin Ross,Sammie, Sonna and Lloyd to name a few. The collaboration of great minds are utilizing their voices ... read more
    Source: R&B NewPublished on 2020-10-02