Bobby Brown and Keith Sweat to engage in Verzuz battle

Bobby Brown and Keith Sweat, two beloved crooners who wrote the soundtrack for an entire generation of music fans, will now go head-to-head in an upcoming Verzuz battle. The “Every Little Step” performer and “Make it Last” songwriter will match their blockbuster songs and classic albums beginning at 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 1, 2021, […]

Jacquees earns stripes with R&B legends while claiming his kingly throne

The debate over “the best” or “the greatest” entertainer will almost certainly rage on as long as there is music to be heard and speakers to play it through. Decatur, Georgia-bred vocalist Jacquees consciously put his name in the hat when he named his album King of R&B two years ago, and it’s been a […]

Tank weighs in on Black Lives Matter conversation

R&B singer Tank recently was a guest at Keith Sweat’s weekly R&B virtual concert event. The singer discussed the current Black Lives Matter movement and hinted at something he loves almost as much as music.

R&B legend Keith Sweat brings his new jack swing to Mystic Lake

During a sold-out show at Mystic Lake Hotel & Casino on Friday night, Jan. 3, music legend Keith Sweat kept women screaming from beginning to end. Keith Sweat walked on stage doing what he does best, begging and pleading for the women who love his music to get up on their feet. Sweat opened his […]

Jacquees shades Keith Sweat backstage on ‘King of R&B’ debate (video)

Legendary R&B crooner Keith Sweat was clearly perturbed during his backstage interaction with Jacquees at the V-103 Winterfest concert inside the State Farm Arena in Atlanta last weekend. Jacquees loudly — and, some say, disrespectfully — proclaimed to Sweat that he is king of R&B “from right now” and that Sweat is nothing but a blast from […]

5 most memorable moments from Winterfest 2018

The lineup at V-103’s annual Winterfest concert included members of the new generation of R&B artists topping it off with a few special surprise guests. The performances for this year’s Winterfest included Sevyn Streeter, Jacquees, Jeremih, DVSN, Tank, H.E.R., and ended with Trey Songz as the headlining act. The event, which was held Saturday night, Dec. […]

Keith Sweat surprises fans at V103 Block Party in Chicago

V103 hosted its 4th annual Block Party at the Huntington Pavilion in downtown Chicago overlooking Lake Michigan. It was a high powered affair. Daley, Tank, Brandy, Ne-Yo, Ja Rule, Ashanti and Keith Sweat provided an enjoyable night under the cloudy north side sky. The stand out performance of the evening has to go to Ne-Yo. […]

R&B phenom Keith Sweat is back at it and he sure does ‘Dress to Impress’

When Keith Sweat’s driver pulled up to rolling out’s midtown Atlanta headquarters about an hour early for his interview, we were wrapping out swimsuit issue cover subject. He stepped out of the dark colored SUV wearing sunglasses and looking so dapper and handsome, not a day older than the R&B star we grew to love when he […]

Silk on the state of R&B and new album, ‘The Quiet Storm’

During the early 1990s, R&B supergroup Silk turned women’s worlds upside down with their hit singles “Freak Me,” and “Meeting in My Bedroom.” Hailing from Atlanta, the group was discovered by Keith Sweat and he has served as a mentor and collaborator for the group throughout the years. Ahead of their forthcoming album, The Quiet […]

Rising artist Kvn Tajzea talks ’90s R&B and new album, ‘The First Return’

Kvn Tajzea (pronounced Keh-vun Tah-Jhay) might be one of the best R&B vocalists you’ve never heard … until now. The 30-something crooner is set to drop his debut album, The First Return, and recently sat down with rolling out to discuss his musical background, what fans can expect from the album, and the current state of […]

Preview of 2015 Texas Black Expo

The 2015 Texas Black Expo kicks off June 11 with a professional networking and recruiting reception at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Americas Hotel. This is an opportunity to engage with the top business professionals and organizations in Texas. The TBE has partnered with The National Black MBA Association and National Black Engineers and other notable […]

Chris Brown, Trey Songz bring out R&B legends during Between the Sheets concert in Atlanta

Multi-platinum selling artists Chris Brown and Trey Songz landed in Atlanta for a heart-pounding show which featured their roadie Tyga and surprises by R&B legends R. Kelly and Keith Sweat, as well as rap luminaries T.I., Jeezy, B.o.B., Future, Migos, YG, Fabolous and OG Maco at Philips Arena Monday night. The “Between the Sheets” tour didn’t disappoint I-just-can’t-stay-in-seat fans as both […]

Ludacris and his celeb friends on Instagram

Ludacris is celebrating his birthday today, and what better way to pay homage to him than to go down memory lane? Above he posted a #TBT photo with Teyana Taylor, Usher, Tyrese and Larenz Tate. Let’s look at a few more of his celeb friends in the gallery. –joi pearson @joiapearson

Top 10 Labor Day events in Dallas

Enjoy good music, barbeque and good times in Dallas this Labor Day weekend with events such as the annual Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival and the Bounce TV Music Fest. Maze feat. Frankie Beverly and Patti LaBelle will perform. Click the link to check out other events happening this Labor Day in Dallas.

Keith Sweat celebrates his birthday in Atlanta with Tank, 112, Dru Hill and more

Last night at Keith Sweat’s new restaurant Fuego in Duluth, Georgia, he held a birthday party that was one for the books. R&B superstars from past and present which included Joe, Tank, 112, Dru Hill and many more came out to wish him a happy birthday and help him celebrate. This birthday celebration was brought […]

Award winners at the Soul Train Awards 2013

An emotional Tamar Braxton accepted the award for Best Female R&B/Soul at the 2013 Soul Train Awards in Las Vegas, NV. Check out  more award winners and photos. –Joi Pearson @joiapearson

Performance photos from the Soul Train Awards 2013

The Soul Train Awards 2013 was held at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, NV. Tamar Braxton, Wale, Miguel and more performed. Check out the performance photos in the gallery. –Joi Pearson @joiapearson