Frank Ocean‘s Channel ORANGE is by all accounts an R&B album, but not all of its 17 songs necessarily fall into a traditional format indicative of the genre. The GRAMMY-nominated release featured “Pyramids,” a nine-minute […]
Janelle Monáe is the “Q.U.E.E.N.” of funk on her fresh track featuring Erykah Badu. She posted the song, which serves as the lead single from her upcoming album The Electric Lady, on her website Monday, […]
Last night at his annual pre-GRAMMY party, Clive Davis honored his friend, Whitney Houston. The music exec, whose new book about his career, The Soundtrack of My Life, comes out February 19, played a rarely […]
Cliches be damned, it was a fun. night at the GRAMMY Nominations Concert on CBS, with the band performing and getting nominations in all four major categories: Album, Song and Record of the Year, and Best New Artist. Kelly Clarkson, The Black Keys and Frank Ocean all grabbed multiple nominations as well.
They join previously announced performers fun., Maroon 5, Ne-Yo and Luke Bryan, along with Taylor Swift, who is sharing the night’s hosting duties with LL Cool J.
“I am so thankful that The Almighty gave me the honor of being blind. Now many would say, ‘How can he say that?’ I can say it because through being blind, I’ve been blessed with being able to really see people, not for the color of their skin, not for what they wear, not how they looked at me or what impression they had of me, but by the spirit in their hearts.” — Stevie Wonder
Somewhere between Rick Ross’ Maybach Music set and Jay-Z’s grand closing ceremony, there was a soul revival at the Made In America festival. D’Angelo and Janelle Monáe added a funk and soul groove to the festival’s first day.
The first wave of artists headlining Budweiser’s upcoming ” Made In America” festival , referred to as Phase 1, has been announced. The performers include Jay-Z, Pearl Jam, Skrillex, Miike Snow, Afrojack, Calvin Harris, Odd Future, D’Angelo
New artists [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]B.O.B.[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Janelle Monae[/lastfm], and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bruno Mars[/lastfm] hit the stage to perform their songs together… in a way many of us wouldn’t have expected.
Atlantic Records released their first of many videos featuring young, influential game changers in lieu of black history month. This video includes [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Janelle Monae[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]B.O.B.[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Estelle[/lastfm], and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lupe Fiasco[/lastfm] in the round […]