Nelly and BBD set to perform medleys at the 2020 American Music Awards

Rapper Nelly is set to perform a medley of hits from his acclaimed album, Country Grammar, at the 2020 American Music Awards. The “Hot In Herre” rapper is set to celebrate the 20th anniversary of his seminal debut album, Country Grammar, by performing the record’s hit singles “Country Grammar,” “E.I.” and “Ride Wit Me” at […]

RBRM rocks Detroit with ’90s nostalgia along with R&B group Silk at Chene Park

The ’90s nostalgia was floating on the Detroit River at Chene Park this past weekend, with unforgettable performances from Silk, and four of the six members of the legendary music group New Edition. R&B group Silk opened the show, taking the crowd back to the ’90s with their performance of “Happy Days,” “Lose Control,” “Meeting […]

Michael Bivins gives back to young people at Harlem School of the Arts

Michael Bivins speaking at Harlem School of the Arts. (Photo courtesy of Brian McCray/Harlem School of the Arts)

New Edition and Bell Biv DeVoe founding member Michael Bivins and R&B Foundation chairman Damon Williams hosted an event called “ArtMakers – A Conversation with Mike Bivins and Damon Williams” at Harlem School of the Arts earlier this month. The event was in celebration of Black Music Month and the HSA Spring Festival. HSA students, […]

Bell Biv DeVoe embrace legacy and longevity with their return to the spotlight

The boys are back. That’s been the buzz for well over a year following the long overdue announcement that the original bad boys of R&B, New Edition, were finally having their story told in the form of a three-part miniseries set to air on BET. As anticipation continued to grow, members of the group began […]

Is this New Edition’s most underrated music video?

As New Edition gets set to receive their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, we took a look back at one of the group’s most underrated songs and videos. ‘You’re Not My Kind of Girl’ was definitely one of NE’s most slept on hits. Do you agree?[jwplatform VN2JtSc4]

The Beano Boyz Crew is set to steal your heart

Having already delivered a vast array of chart-topping, hit-making artists, including Another Bad Creation, MC Brains, 702, and the history making Boyz II Men, N.E./Bell Biv DeVoe alum, Michael Bivins, an astute impresario like no other, is introducing to the masses his latest musical discovery: the mega-talented Boston, Massachusetts quintet, Beano Boyz Crew. Their sound may be somewhat reminiscent […]

Are Johnny Gill and Sherri Shepherd dating?

Sherri Shepherd has spent the better part of the year embroiled in a nasty divorce with her estranged husband, Lamar Sally. But even though her love life has been in the dumps for some time, rumor has it that Shepherd has found love again in R&B singer Johnny Gill. According to the Daily Mail, Shepherd […]

The 20 greatest songs of the new jack swing era

New Jack Swing, with its merger of high-energy hip-hop edge and soulful singing, was the definitive sound of a younger generation. Beyond songwriters like Riley and Jam & Lewis, there were also major contributors to the genre; such as L.A. and Babyface, as well as the underrated Full Force.

DJ Merk Founder and CEO of NGenius Entertainment Talks Marketing, Money and Music

Name: DJ Merk Title: Founder and CEO of NGenius Entertainment Artist roster: Dorrough Music, Yung Nation, Lil Tony, Ace Boogie B Location: Texas Most Recent Mixtape: Swush University Years Active: 11 years Describe your DJing style? I grew into myself as a DJ in college at Prairie View A&M University. It’s a college where if […]

Kanye West Says The Press is ‘Trying To Kill Me’ at Essence Music Festival

On Saturday, July 2, G.O.O.D. Music CEO  Kanye West took the stage to headline this year’s Essence Music Festival. In between wowing the crowd with his dazzling stage show (nearly two dozen dancers, pyrotechnics and elaborate lighting scenarios) along with chart-topping hits, West took time share to his thoughts on the media’s “lies,” his VMA […]