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Premiere: Watch Mary J. and Sam Smith Help You Find Your Self-Esteem
A day after My Life hit the double-decade mark, VIBE debuts the making of Mary J. Blige's "Not Loving You" off the London Sessions (Dec…
5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Mary J. Blige’s ‘My Life’
Sean “Puffy” Combs didn’t have a final strategy for My Life yet. He had gone through many records and the only song that stuck wa…
#latepass: Jadakiss And Styles P Hit The Runway In H-Town
Jadakiss and Styles P walked aggressively down Grungy Gentleman’s runway during Fashion Houston (FH5) this week. But they weren’t there for stops and turns. The…
GIF Wrap: Rick Ross’ ‘Hood Billionaire’ Reviewed in GIFs
Teflon Don couldn’t have been lightning in a bottle. Rick Ross’ fourth solo LP is too fluid of a production. The storytelling is crisp, hi…
Polly A Drops A Visual On Why Men Suck
You ever heard the tale of the Scorpion and the Frog? Listen to Polly A's aunty tell it in a thick accent at the to…
Premiere: Prince’s ‘FUNKNROLL’ Lyric Video Gave Us A Contact High
This psychedelic lyric video has us tripping. Prince’s “FUNKNROLL” makes us want to roll up (in legalized states, of course), design a tie-dye shirt the…
Premiere: Watch Mary J. Blige Create Your Ex-Girl’s Next Break-Up Anthem
No one can relay lyrics about crappy relationship like Mary J. Blige. Whether you’re in a blissful or tumultuous courtship MJB can make you feel…
What Happens When Super Models Make A Movie About Super Models?
Tyson Beckford has been feeling himself lately. See Exhibit A below: TBT: Soon to be released: @chocolatecitymovie #beckfordbar #workout #fit #ladykiller #killa #blackfilm…
Mary J. Blige Wants To Take You To London Town
The countdown to Mary J. Blige's London Sessions begins now. Over the next 20 days the Queen will be releasing exclusive video content here. Mary…
Aaliyah’s Biopic Teaches You Everything You Already Know About Aaliyah
There are issues with Lifetime’s Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B. Unless you’re new to the lore of the singer. If that’s the case, tune i…
Flashback: What Was The First Rap Song Taylor Swift Memorized?
GIRL, UNINTERRUPED Sprouting beyond her country roots and into pop’s concentrated limelight, Taylor Swift is all grown u…
The Big Cosign: Why You Need To See Jasmine V Perform Live
With showtime looming Jasmine heads to the Best Buy Theater stage. Watch her rock the stage in this fiinal installment of her The Big…
‘Beyond The Lights’ Is Here For Bad Girls Gone Good (Pg.3)
The Big Cosign: Kendrick Lamar Drops Off A Gift For Jasmine V
Ever wonder what a rookie artist's face looks like when they find out Kendrick Lamar just gifted them some bars for their debut single? No?
Where Does Jasmine V Fit Among R&B Females’ New Wave?
Her beauty is undeniable but can Jasmine V really get busy in the booth? Bigger question: how will she stand out from the cluster of…
Premiere: Stream Bobby Shmurda’s Debut EP ‘Shmurda She Wrote’
So what you know about that Brooklyn boy? Bobby Shmurda dropped the most fire record this summer with "Hot Ni**a" (Drake's "0-100" was a photo-finish…
‘Beyond The Lights’ Is Here For Bad Girls Gone Good
Why Does Mary J. Blige Sound Different?
Mary J. Blige was fearful. She’ll tell you. Scared to grow; hesitant to take her hip-hop and R&B audience into this new space that fascinated…
Why Does Mary J. Blige Sound Different? (Pg. 2)
“This record is extremely important to me right now because it’s something that I needed to do. As an artist I needed to take that…
First Listen: What Whitney Houston’s ‘Greatest Love of All’ Sounds Like On Her Live Album
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Interview: RZA And Shavo Spread “Positivity” With ‘Achozen’…
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