The ATL Hookah Queen talks about entrepreneurship at Bonfire ATL

Sundays in Atlanta bring out an array of creative entrepreneurs to Bonfire ATL, which is sponsored by Backwoods. Vendors from across the city bring food trucks, alcoholic beverages, dessert stands, tobacco products and more. Quisha, aka the ATL Hookah Queen, is not only making moves as an entrepreneur but also as an artist. Hookah smoking […]

Accomplished songwriter Jai’Len Josey leaves Broadway to make a bigger impact

Jai’Len Josey wants the legacy she leaves on the music industry to warm a cold world. As an artist, Josey is signed to Hillman Grad Records, the same music division founded by Lena Waithe with artists Davion Farris and Siya. As a songwriter, Josey is signed to Sony, where she co-wrote Ari Lennox‘s “Pressure.” Before […]

Songwriter Francesco Yates says there’s more to his music than pop

Toronto-based singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Francesco Yates says in order to break the rules, you must first learn them. Yates’ amazing stage performance and vocals show and prove his range as an artist.  His EP, Francesco Yate, is streaming now on all platforms.

Detroit singer Parris Carey shares his journey on debut EP ‘Boy Interrupted’

Parris Carey is a singer and songwriter based in Detroit. Carey has been in love with music since a young age, and now he’s growing into his own and making music that is relatable and touches his listener’s soul. He’s been working on his first EP Boy Interrupted for some time now, and finally released it to […]

IV4 brings magic, mystery and witchcraft to the music industry

Singer-songwriter IV4 is magical. The St. Louis native is establishing herself as a welcome presence in the industry. Her song “Swimming,” feat. Trippie Redd has earned her over one million views. She embraces her power and translates it into music that entrances the listener. Rolling out spoke to IV4 about her music, her understanding of […]

Singer-songwriter Kevin Ross not trying to make music to fit in

Music has always been a passion for Grammy-nominated producer and songwriter Kevin Ross. Ross attended a performing arts high school and went on to earn a degree from Berklee College of Music. His career began as a songwriter, getting his first placement with Jamie Foxx, which was followed by Ross writing and producing songs for […]

Chanelle Tru is bringing more color and vibes to the music industry

Chanelle Tru has a presence that will leave her listeners in awe. She is sultry and confident. The singer-songwriter is well on her way to being a force in the industry. Her most recent performance at Lollapalooza during the Music in The Key of Chicago segment was received with high praise. Rolling out spoke with […]

Bianca Shaw forging a career in music with limitless talent

Bianca Shaw is a singer, songwriter, rapper and drummer from Chicago with seemingly limitless talent. Rolling out recently spoke to Shaw about her latest release, Get A Real Job,  navigating the music industry as a mother and an independent artist, and much more.

Singer Dejah Monae’ says faith in herself is what fuels her music

New music artist Dejah Monae’ says she is ready to shatter the misconceptions about what women in the music industry can accomplish by not only being a singer-songwriter but also a businesswoman. From a young age, Monae’ said she felt connected to music. While singing in musical bands, school and church choirs, she also wrote […]

Lyrica Anderson turns a bad relationship and bad hair day into a successful EP

Lyrica Anderson made her television debut as an up-and-coming singer-songwriter in a relationship with a hot producer on “Love & Hip Hop Hollywood,” but her career actually started more than a decade before that as one of the hottest songwriters in the business. Writing for industry icons like Chris Brown and Beyoncé was rewarding, but […]

The Kristina Roberts Show, episode 5

KRS Guest: Entrepreneur Monique Hall The Arait Justice Podcast Guest: Entertainer Osker D Advice Email: Generational Common Sense Nakita’s Virtual JukeBox Guest: Singer-songwriter Trent Cokley

Kelis welcomes a baby girl (photo)

Congrats are in order for Kelis, who is now a mom of three. The “Milkshake” singer, songwriter and chef and her husband Mike Mora have welcomed a baby girl. The couple revealed the big news on social media over the weekend. On Friday, Sept.  11, 2020, Kelis shared a video announcing the news and detailing […]

Songwriter Tiyon Christian opens up about pursuing his music career

Tiyon Christian is a Grammy-nominated international artist, producer and songwriter. He has worked with some of the biggest artists in the industry, including Brandy, Tamar Braxton and John Legend. After years of writing for artists nationally and internationally, Christian is pursuing a career as a singer. He recently released his debut album, RAIN, which reached […]

Arrow Benjamin uses his pen to effect change

Arrow Benjamin is no stranger to the music industry. His pen is official and he can confidently include names like Beyoncé on his resume as a songwriter. Benjamin has recently taken his pen and created a “Sirens” a socially charged song that speaks to the world’s plight when it comes to race. Rolling out spoke […]

Singer-songwriter Polly A shares her inspiration and why we are chosen

Polly A has a voice and a spirit that cuts through the noise. Her lyrics are purposeful and direct. Polly boasts an impressive background with the esteemed Florentine Opera Company, while her influences are steeped in the sounds of Bob Marley and Yellowman. Her move to New York to attend Columbia University opened up a […]

Ebenezer shares why he is an artist and his top 3 musical inspirations

Ebenezer is a songwriter, producer and engineer who has built a burgeoning career and released a video that has earned one million views on YouTube. Rolling out spoke with Ebenezer about his Nigerian heritage, why he is an artist, and who inspires him. How would you describe yourself as an artist? I would describe myself […]