Month: August 2017

Get your tickets now: Solange to headline AFROPUNK Brooklyn festival

Get your tickets now: Solange to headline AFROPUNK Brooklyn festival

Carlota Guerrero/Columbia RecordsSolange has been officially announced as this year’s headliner at AFROPUNK in Brooklyn, New York.   The annual arts festival, which made its debut in 2005, has expanded to various cities around the world, such as Paris, London, Atlanta and Johannesburg, South Africa.    The “Rise” singer will hit the stage on August 26, which marks […]

Whom do you believe? Bobby Valentino claims he's victim of extortion amid transgender sex scandal

Whom do you believe? Bobby Valentino claims he's victim of extortion amid transgender sex scandal

Rick Diamond /Getty Usher and R. Kelly aren’t the only R&B singers currently embroiled in a scandal.   Bobby Valentino is also at the center of a controversial matter in which he allegedly paid to have sex with a transgender prostitute, named Reima Houston, over the weekend, then walked out on Houston without paying for her services.   A video […]

R. Kelly tour dates canceled amid cult allegation controversy

Randee St. Nicholas/ RCA RecordsFour dates from R. Kelly‘s After Party tour have been canceled in the wake of the recent allegations that the singer’s harboring several young women at various residences and controlling their lives, like a cult.   Two of his Louisiana shows and his Dallas concert have been nixed, according to Ticketmaster.   In […]

LeToya Luckett holds on “In the Name of Love” in final “Back 2 Life” video installment

LeToya Luckett holds on “In the Name of Love” in final “Back 2 Life” video installment

Photo Courtesy of eOneAfter several months of waiting, LeToya Luckett‘s third and final installment of her Back 2 Life music video series is here.    The 12 minute clip is set to the artist’s track “In the Name of Love,” and stars actor Thomas Q. Jones, who plays LeToya’s former flame, Omar.   In the first two installments of the series, […]

Stevie Wonder, The Killers, Green Day, Pharrell Williams to Headline NYC Global Citizen Festival

Stevie Wonder, The Killers, Green Day, Pharrell Williams to Headline NYC Global Citizen Festival

Courtesy Global CitizenStevie Wonder, The Killers, Green Day, Pharrell Williams and The Chainsmokers are the headliners at this year’s Global Citizen Festival in New York City’s Central Park, scheduled for September 23. The Lumineers, Big Sean, Andra Day and Alessia Cara are also scheduled to perform.  This is sixth annual Global Citizen Festival in New […]

Anthony Hamilton takes star turn in the kitchen with Chefd.com partnership

Anthony Hamilton takes star turn in the kitchen with Chefd.com partnership

LeAnn MuellerAnthony Hamilton is known for cooking up fresh music for his fans, but the singer-songwriter is currently taking his artistic inclinations into the kitchen.   The entertainer has partnered with meal kit delivery service Chefd.com to create his own collection of recipes. He tells ThisisRnB that his new venture is “therapeutic.”  “I just love cooking. I love food. It’s […]