10 R&B Acts That Defined the New Jack Swing Era
The New Jack Swing era was truly the first major wave of hip-hop-styled R&B and it set the foundation for the two genres becoming fused.
Beyonce’s ‘B’Day': an Album of Evolution and Liberation
Her second album would elevate Beyonce from princess-in-waiting to a full-fledged queen
10 Forgotten Beyonce Collaborations That Wouldn’t Happen in 2017
Beyonce is a superstar, but even she would tell you there are moments she would probably like to take back.
10 Times Jay Z Kept His Cool Under Pressure
Jay Z's ability to keep his cool under stressful situations is quite impressive.
20 R&B Singers From The ’00s We Took For Granted
As a nod of appreciation, we highlighted twenty R&B singers from the Y2K era that we took for granted.
How Alicia Keys’ ‘Songs in A Minor’ Album Mastered the Art of Classical Soul
We take a look back at Alicia Keys' 2001 album, 'Songs in A Minor,' on the LP's 15th anniversary.
Five Best Songs from Boyz II Men’s ‘Cooleyhighharmony’ Album
In celebration of the 25th anniversary of Boyz II Men's seminal release, 'Cooleyhighharmony,' we've selected and ranked the five most potent songs on the project.
‘Love & Hip Hop’ Season 6, Episode 9 Recap: Cisco and Rich Dollaz Fight, Cam’ron and Mende…
In this week's episode of 'Love & Hip Hop,' Cisco and Rich Dollaz fight over disrespect and Cam'ron joins Mendeecess in the studio.
Bruno Mars Pays Tribute to MC Hammer During 2016 Super Bowl Halftime Show
While Coldplay, Beyonce and Bruno Mars brought their A-game to the stage at the 2016 Super Bowl, it was the latter who made sure to rep for hip-hop by paying homage to rap legend MC Hammer.
From the Fugees to 2Pac: 1996 Was the Year Hip-Hop Embraced R&B to Take Over Pop
20 years later, we take a look back at the year that hip-hop fully utilized r&b to dominate pop culture while retaining its cool.