Posts Tagged: R&B;

Jon B Reveals His True Feelings About Robin Thicke!

Jon B is revealing that he felt some type of way when Robin Thicke came on the scene because it meant that he was no longer the only white guy singing R&B. “From the very beginning I felt threatened because that was sort of my neck of the woods, and I felt kind of like, okay… Read more »

#Fandross! It’s Happening in Celebration of Luther Vandross

The one and only Luther Ronzoni Vandross Jr… (a.k.a.) #LutherVandross would have been 68 today (April 20). In celebration, a relative of the late R&B superstar has teamed with his former record label to continue a celebration of his life and musical legacy. #Fandross, as it’s called is the brain-child of Luther’s niece Seveda Williams! “We… Read more »

So Gone! Monica Files For Divorce From Shannon Brown

Monica is once again a single lady! The “So Gone” singer has filed for divorce from her husband former NBA player Shannon Brown after 8 years of marriage. The couple are parents of a 5-year-old daughter and Monica has 2 sons from a previous relationship. No other details are available.

Keith Sweat Says He Respects the New R&B Game

It was during that much talked-about social media debate about who the ‘King of R&B is last year when two R&B veterans sat down with ESSENCE to chime in.  Keith Sweat and Case also talked about how they were able to make their mark on the genre. It was back in December when Atlanta singer/songwriter… Read more »

R&B Legend James Ingram Dies At 66

Chart topping R&B Singer James Ingram has died of brain cancer, according to TMZ the singer had been fighting cancer for an extended period. Ingram had a string of hit songs in the 80s including One Hundred Ways and Just Once, and he also huge success with collaborations including Baby, Come To Me with Patti… Read more »