Young Quees is back reppin’ for the “Eastside” on his latest release.
With his anticipated Cash Money/Rich Gang debut album 4275 due out Nov. 11, Jacquees drops off another new track for his vast fan base. Paying homage to the classic ’90s R&B that has inspired his sound, and his hometown section of Atlanta, the singer let’s the ladies known how it goes down where he’s from.
“Come get your love on the east side,” sings Jacquees. “On the east side, throwin peace signs / Swervin’ lane to lane in Quees ride / Say my name again, make you scream twice / [...]
After scoring a #1 Billboard hit with his breakout single “Keep You In Mind,” R&B singer/songwriter Guordan Banks is banking on keeping his fans atop of his mind with the official remix, featuring Chris Brown and Bryson Tiller.
The remix has already gained significant buzz with over 2 million plays after Brown leaked a preview of it on his Soundcloud page. Both versions will be featured on Guordan Banks’ upcoming debut album, UNPOPULAR, which will be released in 2017 on his own label, Bank On It Entertainment.
Take a listen to the official “Keep You In Mind (Remix)” below.
Ledisi is the latest artist to show that she is ‘woke’ with her socially conscious single, “I Can’t Breathe.” The solemn ballad showcases the energetic songstresses’ serious side as her robust vocals are accompanied simply by a piano. Ledisi and her production team, Butta-N-Bizkit, direct the focus more on profound lyrics versus souped up instrumentation. The song’s title is a haunting reminder of the last words from NYPD brutality victim, Eric Garner.
Channeling the pain of wounds that seem like they will never heal, she sings, “In a world scared of love / Where freedom isn’t free / I can’t breathe.” [...]
Mary J. Blige has unleashed her powerful remake of Bruce Springsteen’s “American Skin” featuring a surprise guest spot from Kendrick Lamar.
While Mary performed the song for Hillary Clinton during an episode of “The 411,” K-Dot’s verse is brand new.
“These days murder keep ’em busy / Sweet blood flowed on the gurney / Yellow tape tied around the street / Colin Kaepernick was more than worthy, ” he rhymes.
Mary’s soulful voice brings the anti-police brutality theme home. “Well, is it a gun? Is it a knife?” she asks. “Is it a wallet? This is your life / It ain’t no secret [...]
Stella Meghie is on one hell of a roll. After spending years building a career in public relations for beauty brands, the Toronto native decided to completely change her life and headed in an entirely different direction: filmmaking.
“I’ve always had a love for film and storytelling. I decided to take a chance and ended up going to school and getting a master’s in screenwriting,” she tells EBONY.com. “I actually wrote Jean of the Joneses when I was in school, and I just couldn’t picture anybody directing it, so I did it myself.”
The gamble paid off. The film, Jean of the [...]
Donald Glover is having a great year. The writer, actor, and rapper not only landed a role in the upcoming Spider-Man reboot alongside Zendaya, but his FX dramedy, Atlanta, is currently a bona fide hit on TV. While actors would be happy with killing primetime, Glover just scored an iconic new role.
Star Wars fans across the galaxy are rejoicing at the news that Glover will be grab a light saber and join Alden Ehrenreich in the still-untitled film about Han Solo’s early life.
Glover has been cast as Lando Calrissian, Hans Solo’s friend and comrade. According to StarWars.com, the film will focus on Lando’s formative years “as a scoundrel on the rise in the galaxy’s [...]
Zymere Perkins, 6, was discovered in his West 135th Street Harlem home on Sept. 26. His mother, 26-year-old Geraldine Perkins, and her boyfriend, Rysheim Smith, 42, where charged with child endangerment.
Perkins told cops Smith beat Zymere to death with a broomstick.
Now, the results of the child’s autopsy have been released. Zymere died due to fatal child abuse syndrome, the New York Post reports. Medical Examiner Office Spokeswoman, Julie Bolcer, classified the manner of death as a homicide.
She said Zymere’s remains had evidence of “acute and chronic abuse and neglect that ultimately led to his death.”
Charges against the boy’s mother and [...]