Diddy shares regrets about his relationship with the late Kim Porter

Diddy shares regrets about his relationship with the late Kim Porter

Kim Porter, the former girlfriend of rapper Diddy– whose real name is Sean Combs – passed away last year after suffering from lobar pneumonia. In an Instagram interaction from Monday, March 4, 2019, the 49-year-old music mogul admitted he wishes he could have tied the knot with her while they were still together. Posting an old picture […]

Natalie Orfilia explains why single ‘Threesome’ is all about bossing up

Natalie Orfilia explains why single 'Threesome' is all about bossing up

Name: Natalie Orfilia Industry: Music City: Chicago Style/Genre: Drip aka Contemporary R&B Rolling out sat down with female vocalist Natalie Orfilia on our show “Remixx,” where she and host, Romeo International, talked about her new single “Threesome” and what’s next for her in the music industry. Favorite Singer: “It’s hard to pick one, because I love […]

BMI Awards: See who slayed the red carpet

BMI Awards: See who slayed the red carpet

Atlanta played host to this year’s BMI R&B Hip-Hop Awards on Thursday, Aug. 30, to honor the top artists in the music recording industry. Songwriters, music producers and publishers all congregated inside Atlanta Symphony Hall at the Woodruff Arts Center in Midtown for one of the biggest nights in music. A-list celebrities in attendance included Keri Hilson, Jussie […]

Dreka Gates, queen of (Kevin) Gates’ empire, is a true businesswoman

Dreka Gates, queen of (Kevin) Gates' empire, is a true businesswoman

Dreka Gates is a woman who doesn’t mind doing the hard work behind the scenes. As the wife  and manager of rapper Kevin Gates, she holds the key that unlocked her husband’s career. Don’t be confused, the queen of the Gates empire has many talents that she plans to show the world. Gates spoke with […]

Sammye Scott makes mark in the music industry

Sammye Scott makes mark in the music industry

While the majority of 20-somethings are struggling to land a job interview, Entertainment mogul-in-the-making Sammye Scott is effortlessly navigating her way to becoming one of the top women in the music business. In the midst of working to discover music’s newest superstars as an A&R at label giant, Atlantic Records, the Spelman graduate also serves as […]

Tamar Braxton featured on TV One’s new series ‘Uncensored’

Tamar Braxton featured on TV One's new series 'Uncensored'

TV One has an all-new original series “Uncensored.” The edgy new docu-series explores the intimate lives of some of today’s most notable personalities. The show debuted Sunday, Feb. 18 at 10 p.m. EST. The show will be a 10-episode biography series that dives into real lives and stories through an uncensored lens. The show provides […]

Music industry leader Dyana Williams on social activism and Black Music Month

Music industry leader Dyana Williams on social activism and Black Music Month

Music industry executive Dyana Williams has made social activism in music a part of her life and career. She spoke with rolling out about activism in music. What role should social activism play with an artist? Is it too much to ask that an artist be socially responsible and culturally aware No, it’s not a lot […]

Music industry powerhouse Dyana Williams embodies excellence

Music industry powerhouse Dyana Williams embodies excellence

Dyana Williams is a Black woman power player who has had a powerful impact and incredible career in the music industry. Williams has been a radio and music industry professional, journalist, community activist, and documentarian. She’s also the co-founder of the International Association of African American Music Foundation, a Pennsylvania-based, non-profit advocacy organization. She is […]

Stephanie Mills talks music management advice, upcoming shows and new music

Stephanie Mills talks music management advice, upcoming shows and new music

The incomparable songstress Stephanie Mills has been blazing the charts for decades. Her unique sound can be heard on hits such as “Never Knew Love Like This Before,” “What ‘Cha Gonna Do With My Lovin’,” and of course her unforgettable rendition of “Home” from the Tony Award-winning Broadway show, The Wiz, in which she rose […]

NY music industry scam artists sent to prison in separate incidents

NY music industry scam artists sent to prison in separate incidents

Two separate cases highlight the dangers of dealing with disreputable promoters and booking agents in the music industry. Yugeshwar Rajkumar, 45, owner of American Talent Agency, appeared to be legitimate. The company had a flashy and well put together website that listed acts ranging from Akon to Trey Songz. He told his potential clients that he […]

5 things L.A. Reid exposes in his new tell-all memoir

5 things L.A. Reid exposes in his new tell-all memoir

Legendary music producer LA Reid has a new memoir coming out this month and it promises to be a blockbuster. In the memoir entitled LA Reid Sing to Me: My Story of Making Music, Finding Magic and Searching for Who’s Next, he talks at length about his interactions with the” King of Pop” Michael Jackson. Reid […]

Gladys Knight talks motivation and shares her new song

Gladys Knight talks motivation and shares her new song

Gladys Knight, aka “The Empress of Soul,” has a new song, and it definitely has the makings of a hit. Rolling Out had the pleasure of attending an intimate listening party in Chicago last week where her new single, “Just a Little” was debuted. The self-proclaimed balladeer shared that “I have wanted to do a […]

Adina Howard: the next chapter

Adina Howard: the next chapter

Most famously known for her platinum-plus, chart-topping female anthem, “Freak Like Me,” taken from the Grand Rapids, Michigan native’s 1995 debut, Do You Wanna Ride? [Mecca Don/EastWest Records], Adina Howard is a true renaissance woman. Flash forward over two decades later, and the singer-songwriter-restaurateur, who has also given the masses a string of other popular entries including “What’s Love […]

Hacktivist group Anonymous goes in hard on Kanye West

Hacktivist group Anonymous goes in hard on Kanye West

[jwplatform bXHpi9we] The Hacktivist group Anonymous has set their targets on Kanye West. In a video that has just been released, the group goes in hard on the megastar and his wife. The group even talks about Kanye’s mama and whether or not she would be proud of her son’s actions in the industry. Filled […]