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The memoir Prince was working on before his untimely death is set to hit October 29th. ‘The Beautiful Ones’ gives a personal account of how Prince Rogers Nelson became the Prince we know. According to Random House, the book will span from his childhood to his early years as a musician, and his rise to […]

  Today, we celebrate and remember the legacy of one of the greatest iconic performers in musical history. Legendary vocalist, actor, musician, producer and songwriter Prince (born Prince Rogers Nelson) would have turned 59. The first time I saw Prince perform was at a music industry convention in the early 90’s. He was all over […]

  Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr. better known as Marvin Gaye, (April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984). He started his career as a member of the doo-wop group The Moonglows in the late 1950s. Gaye began his solo career after the group disbanded in 1960, signing with Motown Records. Crowned “The Prince of Motown” and “The […]

Its been a good minute since we’ve heard from singer Brian McKnight his voice has been missed. He’s back and definitely knows how to express his feelings with new single, “Forever” from the upcoming album “Genesis” available Aug. 25 2017. Check out the video below! Related Stories: Many Fans Of ABC’s ‘Black-ish’ Are Upset With […]

Prince was adamant about protecting his music, pulling it from YouTube and declining requests from streaming services. He also took all of his music off Spotify in 2015. Fast forward to 2017, after weeks of speculation Spotify confirms that Prince’s Warner Bros catalog will be made available. It will include most of the music Prince […]

Frankie Beverly (born Howard Beverly, December 6, 1946), never disappoints his concerts are AWESOME. I’ve seen Frankie/Maze perform at least 10 times in my lifetime. This amazing person always gives more than 100% on stage. When you listen to a Maze song or see them perform live, you always leave the concert with “Happy Feelings”. […]

“Purple One” fans put these dates on your calendar, April 20-23. Prince’s Paisley Park will honor and celebrate the life and legacy of the late musician who died tragically on April 21 at the age of 57. Tickets aren’t cheap they will go for a whopping $499, and include up to five hours of event […]

Are you ready to make rock ‘n’ roll history? Pick the five artists you’d like to see inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2016. Chaka Khan. Winner of 10 Grammy Awards with an incredible vocal range with hits like, “I Feel For You” and “I’m Every Woman”. Chic. Nile Rodgers and […]

From Stringer Bell to Nelson Mandela, and soon the villain of the Star Trek reboot. Actor Idris Elba becomes the first man to appear alone on the cover of the September’s issue of Maxim magazine. Check out the photo shoot and video preview with Idris featured below. Must Read: Idris Elba Joins Cast Of ‘Star […]

It was an ALL-STAR GRAMMY SALUTE to celebrate the songs in the Key of Life to celebrate and honor the legendary Stevie Wonder last night. The tribute featured performances from a star-studded line-up from Lady Gaga, Pharrell Williams, Jill Scott, Janelle Monáe, India.Arie, Beyonce and John Legend to name a few, covering Stevie’s hits from […]

Want to see Grammy award-winning musician and artist Erykah Badu in concert? Badu returns to the DPAC on the “Love and Soul” Tour, February 14, 2015 with special guest Grammy-nominated Mali Music. Badu is a talented creative artist who knows how to put on a performance and keep the crowd on their feet, and has […]

The “Queen of Soul,” Aretha Franklin, will release her highly anticipated new album “ARETHA FRANKLIN SINGS THE GREAT DIVA CLASSICS” on October 21st. Franklin covered 10 songs by some of the best female vocalists- Etta James, Barbra Streisand, Alicia Keys and Gladys Knight, to name a few. She covered Streisand’s “People,” and Gladys Knight’s “Midnight […]